The Connector

Posts and articles sharing innovations and insights about law school and the legal field, authored or curated by the dean and faculty of the nation's first online law school.

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News And Commentary

Understanding the New EU–U.S. Data Privacy Framework

Find out about the European Union and United States’ Data Privacy Framework to ensure the security of sensitive personal information.
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News And Commentary

Lanham Act Ruled No Protection Against Foreign Infringing Use

Read about the Supreme Court's ruling overturning a company’s $96 million damage award under the Lanham Act.
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News And Commentary

New Process Makes It Easier to Discharge Student Loan Debt in Bankruptcy

Read about what's being done to help ease student loan debt, including attempts to make it easier for borrowers to discharge it in bankruptcy.
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News And Commentary

Federal Agencies Poised to Crack Down on AI-Driven Bias

Federal regulators are concerned about the potential for bias in the use of AI for mortgage lending decisions.