Proctored Exam Schedule Spring 2016
Note: Exams start at 9:00 AM (unless otherwise noted)
(exam period April 30 - May 13,)
Students: LAW EXAM SCHEDULE CONFLICT? Fill out the form "Petition to Reschedule an Exam." For Spring 2016 they are due by Tuesday, April 12, 2016 by Noon. 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, and submitted to him in Rm. 5101 or placed in his mailbox. Mike Hall will review your petition, notify you and return a decision as soon as possible. If approved, Mike will later have Jane Ford Bennett email you as to the date, time and place for your rescheduled exam(s).
**** One Early Exam: Sunday, March 6, 2016:
771-001 Select Topics-Estate Planning: Trusts & Estates I (Erlanger, H.) at 10:00 am in Rm. 2260
(students should be in room by 9:30 am so proctors can look at your notes and statutes)
April 30 (Saturday) at 9:00 am (Main Office, Rm. 5110 open 8:30 am - 2:00 pm)
724 001 Property (Klug, H.) Rm. 2260, (LLM-LI in Rm. 5223)
724 002 Property (Mitchell, T.) Rm. 3250 (A-L), Rm. 5229 (M-Z)
**849 002 Pre-Trial Advocacy (Grimmer, K. & Richter, W.) - 6 hr. on-line take-home exam only for April 30 (see take-home exam schedule for complete details)
May 1 (Sunday) at 9:00 am (Main Office, Rm. 5110 open 8:30 am - 2:00 pm)
736 001 Secured Transactions (Cohen, A.) Rm. 3260, (LLM-LI in Rm. 5223)
May 2 (Monday) at 9:00 am
940 011 Construction Law (Aiken, J.) Rm. 5223
822 001 Family Law: Marriage & Divorce (Weston, C.) Rm. 3253
601 001 Intro to American Law (Bowen, J.) Rm. 5229
735 001 Payments (Cohen, A.) Rm. 3260, (LLM-LI & UNIS in Rm. 3261)
850 002 Professional Responsibilities (Pierce, T.) Rm. 3250
May 3 (Tuesday) at 9:00 am
731 001 Constitutional Law I (Althouse, A.) Rm. 2260, (LLM-LI & UNIS in Rm. 3261)
954 001 Corporate Finance Law (Trumbull, P.) Rm. 3260
771 003 Estate & Gift Tax (Barden, C. & D'Amato. J.) Rm. 5223
May 4 (Wednesday) at 9:00 am
801 001 Evidence (Findley, K.) Rm. 2260, (LLM-LI in Rm. 5223)
827 001 International Law (Huneeus, A.) Rm. 3250
838 001 Real Estate Transactions II (Richards, D & Shumow, J.) Rm. 3260
**873 001 Immigration Law (Taeuber, S. & Barbato, E.) - 8 hr. on-line take-home exam for anytime during the exam period (see take-home exam schedule for complete details)
***928 001 SP Land Law: Real Estate Process (meets with Real Estate 706) (Johnson, M.) (not a Law School Exam) exam 5/4 Wednesday during normal class time 4:00pm to 5:15 pm in 3560 Grainger.
May 5 (Thursday) at 9:00 am
802 002 Civil Procedure II (Weston, C.) Rm. 3250
742 001 Taxation I (Schnur, R.) Rm. 5229, (LLM-LI in Rm. 5223)
***870 001 International Tax (Misey, R.) meets with Accounting 725 (not a Law School Exam) exam 5/5 Thursday during normal class time 5:30 pm to 8:10 pm in 4580 Grainger.
May 6 (Friday) at 9:00 am
602 001 Legal Sources (Chang, N.) Rm. 3260
725 001 Intro to Criminal Procedure (Kempinen, B.) Rm. 5240
725 002 Intro to Criminal Procedure (Klingele, C.) Rm. 5246
725 003 Intro to Criminal Procedure (Findley, K.) Rm. 2260
May 7 (Saturday) at 9:00 am (Main Office, Rm. 5110 open 8:30 am - 2:00 pm)
821 001 Bankruptcy (McDermott, M.) Rm. 3260, (LLM-LI in Rm. 5223)
848 001 Environmental Law (Tai, S.) Rm. 5229, (LLM-LI in Rm. 5223)
850 001 Professional Responsibilities (Mansfield, M.) Rm. 3250
May 8 (Sunday) at 9:00 am (Main Office, Rm. 5110 open 8:30 am - 2:00pm)
817 001 Business Organizations I (Alexander, L.) Rm. 2260 (A-N), Rm. 3250 (O-Z), and (LLM-LI & UNIS in Rm. 5223)
740 001 Constitutional Law II (Althouse, A. Rm. 3260
May 9 (Monday) at 9:00 am
802 001 Civil Procedure II (Greene, L.) Rm. 5229
828 001 International Business Transactions (Yackee, J.) Rm. 3250, (LLM-LI & UNIS in Rm. 3253)
771 002 Marital Property (King, J.) Rm. 3260
May 10 (Tuesday) at 9:00 am
850 003 Professional Responsibilities (Schweitzer, N.) Rm. 3250
840 001 Taxation II (Tahk, S.) Rm. 5229
May 11 (Wednesday) at 9:00 am
935 001 Health Law (Coyne, S.) Rm. 3260
May 12 (Thursday) at 9:00 am
715 001 Torts (Charo, R.) ROOM CHANGES: now Rm. 3250 (A-M), now Rm. 3253 (N-Z), (LLM-LI in Rm. 5240 stays the same)
**715 002 Torts (Ossorio, P.) - 24 hr. on-line take-home exam only for May 12 (see take-home exam schedule for complete details)
May 13 (Friday) no scheduled proctored exams as of 4/18/16
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 call or text MIKE HALL immediately ((608) 890-0115 (office) or (608) 215-7134 (cell)). Please 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.
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, Monday-Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm (you'll need your Student ID#/card). If no one is in the Main Office, see Jane Ford Bennett, Rm 5110A. Only Non-Law Graduate students from another Dept. taking a Law course should use their 10 digit student ID# as their exam number.
PASS/FAIL OPTION CHOICES FOR Spring 2016: For 2Ls and 3Ls only. You may choose a Law course as your pass/fail option choice
only two times during your entire law school career. (Visiting Law students are not allowed the pass/fail option choice)
Note: One Early Exception: Deadline -- Thursday, March 3, 2016 by 11:59 pm if you choose 771-001 Select Topics-Estate Planning (Prof. Erlanger’s) Trusts & Estates I as a pass/fail option choice (because last class for this course is March 3)
The deadline for all other Pass/Fail Option courses is Wednesday, April 27, 2016 by 11:59 PM. To choose the Pass/Fail Option for one (or two) of your Spring 2016 courses, go to the Law School website. The link is at https://secure.law.wisc.edu/grades/pf/
After you log-in using your Net ID and Password, the site will show only your current courses for Spring 2016 that are eligible for the Pass/Fail Option. 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.
To be eligible to use the Pass/Fail Option choice, you must have earned 25 or more Law School credits prior to this semester, and have used less than 2 Pass/Fail Options during your Law School career.
Note: Taking advantage of the Pass/Fail Option may affect your eligibility for Dean's List and for Order of the Coif. See Read This First 9.7.2 and 9.7.4 along with Law School Rule 8.05 Dean’s List and Law School Rule Appendix D for Order of the Coif.
GRADES: Spring 2016 Grades are due June ___, 2016.
Starting in early _____ a list of the Spring 2016 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: