Pitt Law Online Blog

Get insights into the Online MSL and certificate programs with the Pitt Law blog. Gain a better understanding of the evolving laws and regulations that govern business with information, advice and thought leadership from the experts at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
March 20, 2023
Whether you're working as a litigator or paralegal, clinician or contract specialist, if you're a claim examiner at a hospital or managing a clinical practice, you can solidify your credibility and enhance your organizational integrity by getting certified in health care compliance.
January 02, 2023
Clinical research can blur the lines between research and the practice of medicine for both physician-investigators and institutional review boards (IRBs). The question faced is, “Is it research or patient care?” The key to answering this question lies in what is intended by the physician.
June 06, 2022
Learn more about the current state of corporate compliance law and how it affects the day-to-day work of the professionals responsible for corporate compliance programs.
May 25, 2022
Pitt Law has launched a new Online MSL in Corporate Compliance. Learn more about this latest offering and the opportunities it will open up to future students.
March 31, 2022
There are a myriad of Master of Studies in Law jobs depending on career goals and areas of specialization. Learn more about where a legal degree can take you, and some of the specific MSL careers that will be open to you.
March 24, 2022
If you are considering a career in a legal or law adjacent field, or already work in law, it is beneficial to understand the MSL vs. LL.M. to understand which degree is appropriate for you and your career goals.
March 14, 2022
HR law, also called labor law, is an area of law that focuses specifically on the workplace and workers. HR professionals must have an understanding of the laws that drive their day-to-day tasks and the overall health of the organization.
February 01, 2022
Consider these best practices for composing an effective law school personal statement for graduate-level legal studies at Pitt Law.