University of Miami School of Law Course Description - Online System
 StudentLink New   Concentration/Area of Focus Registration New

Spring 2018

Course Description
LWOW X is an all-virtual experiential learning exercise in collaborative problem solving. Teams of lawyers, entrepreneurs, and students from 30 law and business schools around the world collaborate to create solutions (a business plan and prototype) to problems at the intersection of law, business, and technology. In the process, LWOW X refines 21st Century professionals skills (including leadership, business acumen, presentation, collaboration, and cultural competency), recharges the law market with innovations across law, business, and technology, and revitalizes relationships with colleagues, clients, and future talent across the globe. To learn more, visit

Course Schedule

Course Frequency
Occasional course offering

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite: None; however, courses on professional responsibility, international law and regulation, and globalization are a plus.
Method of Evaluation: Unlike traditional law school courses where students are graded on one law school exam by one law professor, assessment in LawWithoutWalls is an integrated, collaborative process. Students give and receive continual feedback to and from their teammates and mentors. Additionally, students evaluate LawWithoutWalls, their team, and themselves at the end of the semester. Areas of assessment include teamwork, communication, technology, business knowhow, presentation, and research skills along with legal knowledge creativity, innovation and network building.
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions: Enrollment by application only. Visit to apply.
Law Track(s):
Business & Taxation - Related
Bar Subject(s): None
The Business of Innovation, Law and Technology: BILT (Concentration)   More information

View Book Information  


Contact Information:
Phone: 305-284-2411