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    Fundamentals of Law Continuing Education Series Slated for Spring

    Duquesne University's School of Law will host the following seminars as part of its Dean John J. Sciullo Fundamentals of Law Continuing Education Series:

    • Religion, Secularism and Morality, presented by Duquesne Law Professor Bruce Ledewitz, from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11. Approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board for zero (0) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and three (3) hours of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
    • 1911 Bar Exam and What It Is to Be a Lawyer, presented by Duquesne Law Professor Mark D. Yochum, from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, March 17. Approved by the Pennsylvania CLE Board for zero (0) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and three (3) hours of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
    • Secured Transactions, presented by Duquesne Law Professor Nick S. Fisfis, from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, April 14. Approved by the Pennsylvania CLE Board for three (3) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and zero (0) ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
    • School of Law CLE Project Parts I and Part II, hosted by Duquesne Law Professors Tara Willke, Erin Karsman and Julia Glencer, on Saturday, April 28. Part I, from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., is approved by the Pennsylvania CLE Board for three (3) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE. Part II, from 1 to 4:15 p.m., is approved for two (2) hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE and one (1) hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.

    The Sciullo series is named for the late professor, who served as dean of Duquesne's School of Law from 1982-1993. He served as dean emeritus until his death in 200, and is remembered for fostering the law school's CLE program from its beginning.

    Each seminar will be held in Room 203 of the School of Law. For more information, including cost, call 412.396.6282 or email Koehler@duq.edu.

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    Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for 10,000-plus graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.