Professor Hiroko Kusuda Delivers Keynote Address at CLE Conference in Japan

Clinical Professor Hiroko Kusuda delivered the keynote address at the Japanese Clinical Legal Educators Association Annual Conference.  The April 24th event was hosted by Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan.  Professor Kusuda’s speech was titled "American Legal Education and the Future of Clinical Legal Education - ABA's Revised Standards on Experiential Learning."   She discussed the background and the report of its task force that prompted the ABA to revise law school accreditation standards, which require all law U.S. schools to provide 6 credits of experiential learning in the upcoming academic year and the law school and state bar associations' efforts to comply with these standards.