Business Law Initiative
The Business Law Initiative's goal is to support and advance business law work at the University of Wisconsin Law School through targeted programming, experiential business law opportunities for students and continuing legal education for business lawyers.
Center for Patient Partnerships
The Center for Patient Partnerships is a national resource for strengthening the consumer perspective in health care and building more effective partnerships among patients, providers, and other stakeholders.
Education and Outreach (CLEW)
CLEW provides continuing education and public service on matters relating to law, including the providing of programs and publications both to lawyers and to non-lawyers with an interest in law-related topics.
Legal Studies Center
The East Asian Legal Studies Center was established to formalize and increase the Law School's academic interaction with universities, government ministries, and the private sector in East and Southeast Asia.
Global Legal Studies Center
The Global Legal Studies Center's goal is to support research in international legal studies, organize workshops and conferences, expand connections with scholars and institutions in the U.S. and overseas, deepen links with the International Institute and other international programs on campus, and share expertise.
Indian Law Center
The GLILC was established to provide legal assistance and research for Indian tribes within Wisconsin. The GLILC's main focus is educational, although it has served as a legal resource for area Tribes on a variety of subjects.
Legal Studies (ILS)
The Institute for Legal Studies acts as a catalyst and facilitator for scholarly work on sociolegal topics carried out by law faculty and their collaborators and provides technical assistance for their external funding proposals. It provides support for the Legal History Program, the Wisconsin Contracts Project, and programs involving New Legal Realism and Real Estate, Land Use and Community Development. The Institute has collaborated with the ABF and the ASLH on joint projects, and it houses the Review Section of Law & Social Inquiry. The Institute sponsors workshops on teaching and research methods as well as symposia and conferences, and hosts two signature events: the Hurst Summer Institute in Legal History and the Midwest Law and Society Retreat.
Wisconsin Alcohol Policy Project
The Wisconsin Alcohol Policy Project provides training, tools and technical assistance to individuals and groups working to adopt and implement alcohol policy. The project supports the work of municipal leaders, law enforcement, the media and community coalitions reviewing and adopting the policies and practices to improve the alcohol environment and reduce alcohol misuse.