EXAM SCHEDULE CONFLICT? Fill out the form "Petition to Reschedule an Exam." For Summer 2014, there are two due dates: June 18 for the IEE session Civ Pro II exam and July 24 for the AMM 13-week session exams. Copies are on the outside door of Rm. 5110A or you can fill it out on the Law School website at: http://law.wisc.edu/current/forms.htm It must be approved by Mike Hall, Director of Student Life , Rm. 5101 or place it in his mailbox. If approved, Mike will have Jane Ford Bennett email you as to the date, time and place for your rescheduled exam(s).
Exam Numbers: (Law, LLMI's, Visiting Law & Law Exchange students) Make sure you have your correct exam number. Go to http://law.wisc.edu/help/my.php Enter your user name and password. Or, go to the Main Office, Rm. 5110, Mon-Fri. 7:45 am to 4:30 pm (you'll need your Student ID#/card). Only Non-Law Graduate students from another Dept. taking a Law course should use their 10 digit student ID# as their exam number)
EMERGENCIES and/or PERSONAL PROBLEMS DURING EXAMS: If you have an emergency that prevents you from taking an examination, or a personal problem (illness before or during the exam, inability to return a take-home exam on time, etc.) you must contact MIKE HALL immediately (608) 890-0115 (office) or (608) 215-7134 (cell) and leave a detailed message. DO NOT CONTACT THE INSTRUCTOR. DO NOT try to solve the problem by writing a note on your exam. NEVER delay until you receive your grade.
PASS/FAIL OPTION CHOICES FOR SUMMER 2014: For 2Ls and 3Ls only. You may only choose a course as your pass/fail option choice only two times during your entire law school career. (Note: Visiting Law students are not allowed the pass/fail option choice)
AMM 13-week Session: 850-001 Professional Responsibilities (McDermott,M.) pass/fail due Sunday, July 13 by 11:59 pm. (because of early quizzes and papers)
IEE Second 5-week Session: 802-001 Civil Procedure II (Greene, L.) pass/fail due Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by 11:59 pm.
AMM 13-week Session: 940-004 L&CP: Survey of Legal Systems (Schweitzer, N.) pass/fail due Tuesday, August 19 by 11:59 pm. and
940-003 L&CP: Evidence (Moeser, M.) pass/fail also due Tuesday, August 19 by 11:59 pm.
PASS/FAIL OPTION LINK FOR SUMMER 2014 is on the Law School's website at: https://secure.law.wisc.edu/grades/pf/
After you log-in using your Net ID and Password, the site will show available pass/fail option course(s) you are enrolled in. Follow all directions and, for full information on the operation of the Pass/Fail Option, please see the online Law School Rule 2.03 and Read This First, section 9.3 for more information.
Jane Ford Bennett sent an important email on 6/27/14 to all 2Ls and 3Ls in these four summer courses with the Subject Line: Summer 2014 Pass/Fail Option due dates (be sure to read and save it for future reference). Jane sent a reminder email on 7/10/14 as well.
Proctored Exam Schedule Summer 2014
Note: Exams are for different dates and times
DEE First 5-week session:
802-001 Civil Procedure II (Greene, L.) (10 students) exam: Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 4:15 pm in Rm. 5223. It is open book w. limits, laptop: Closed Mode.
AMM 13-week session:
940-004 L&CP: Survey of Legal Systems (Schweitzer, N.( (15 students) exam is: Wednesday, August 20 at 6:30 pm in Rm. 5223 (Prof. Schweitzer changed this to a laptop exam. It is closed book, Laptop: Closed Mode. However, students who don't want to use their laptop, may write their exam answers in the provided blue books. If you write in a bluebook, you will NOT be allowed to also use your laptop during the exam.
If you are using your laptop for this exam, be sure to download the Exam4software for Summer 2014 exams and test it out well before the exam date. Go to the following web-site and follow all directions.
Because Prof. Schweitzer decided to have a laptop exam after the Exam4 software was updated for summer exams, you won’t be able to upload your answers by selecting Schweitzer-Survey of Legal Systems. Instead, you'll need to upload your answers by selecting under Exam A.
940-003 L&CP: Evidence (Moeser, M.) (41 students) exam is: Thursday, August 21 at 6:30 pm in Rm. 5229. It is closed book w. limits (allowed handout "Rules of Evidence" Laptop: Closed Mode.
Note: 850-001 Professional Responsibilities (McDermott,M.) (31 students) Prof. McDermott isn't giving a proctored exam but there will be a 10-Day Take-home exam. The take-home exam will be emailed by Prof. McDermott to students on July 18 and students are to return it to the Main Office, Rm. 5110 no later than Thursday, July 28 by 1:00 PM. Main Office is open Monday - Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm. They are NOT open on weekends during the summer (see Summer Take-home Schedule for complete details.
GRADES: Starting mid July thru September a list of the Summer courses in alpha
order by the name of the course indicating the date grades were sent
electronically to the UW Registrar will be on the Law School's website below:
(right now Spring 2014 courses show)