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Thursday, December 12, 2019

ABA Finds Louisville Law School Out Of Compliance With Accreditation Standards

Council, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, Notice of Finding of Significant Noncompliance With Standard 202(a), (c), and (d): University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law :

Louisville Logo (2019)At its November 21-23, 2019, meeting, the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association (the “Council”) considered the status of the University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law (the “Law School”) and concluded that the Law School is not in compliance with Standard 202(a), (c), and (d). ...

The Law School has been asked to submit a report by January 15, 2020, and to appear before the Council at its May 14-16, 2020, meeting. The Council will consider the written report at its February 20-22, 2020, meeting. If the information provided in the written report demonstrates compliance with the Standard listed above, then the Council will find the Law School to be in compliance with the Standards and cancel the hearing.

Standard 202. RESOURCES FOR PROGRAM:

(a) The current and anticipated financial resources available to the law school shall be sufficient for it to operate in compliance with the Standards and to carry out its program of legal education. ...

(c) A law school is not in compliance with the Standards if its current financial condition has a negative and material effect on the school’s ability to operate in compliance with the Standards or to carry out its program of legal education.

(d) A law school is not in compliance with the Standards if its anticipated financial condition is reasonably expected to have a negative and material effect on the school’s ability to operate in compliance with the Standards or to carry out its program of legal education.

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