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Am. L. Reg. - American Law Register

Related Citation: U. Pa. L. Rev.


The first title of what is now the University of Pennsylvania Law Review (U. Pa. L. Rev.).

Initially, the American Law Register, from volumes 1 to 55 (1852-1907).

Then, from volumes 56 to 92 (1908-1944), it was known as the University of Pennsylvania Law Review and American Law Register.

Since 1944, it is stylized as the U. Pa. L. Rev.

Now sometimes referred to as the Penn. Law Review.

According to the publisher, in 2011:

"Founded in 1852 as the American Law Register, the University of Pennsylvania Law Review is the nation’s oldest law review.

"In the 2011-2012 academic year, the Law Review will publish its 160th volume. The Law Review has both a professional and an educational mission. It serves the legal profession, the bench, the bar, and the academy by providing a forum for the publication of original legal research of the highest quality. We accept and scrutinize approximately 2,000 written submissions annually to select approximately twelve articles in each volume."

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