Notices of Sanctions, Specific Remedial Action, Probation, and Application

Public Accreditation Notices

Rule 51 of the ABA Standards and Rules for Approval of Law Schools sets out the circumstances under which the Council or the Managing Director will provide public notice of and decisions regarding applications for provisional or full approval, applications for acquiescence in a substantive change, applications for a variance, and teach-out plan submissions. The Rule also describes notification requirements related to sanctions, specific remedial action, probation, withdrawal of approval, and significant noncompliance with one or more Standards under Rule 11(a)(4).

Sanctions, Remedial Action, and Significant Noncompliance under Rule 11(a)(4)

Rules 11-17

Applications for Substantive Change

Standard 105
Rules 24-26

Applications for Variances

Standard 107
Rule 28

Applications for Approval

Standards 102 and 103
Rules 22-23

Teach-Out Plans

Rule 29

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