Joint Statement by Eliza and Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. and the Board of Trustees of The University of Alabama
The University of Alabama and Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. agree that they had different views regarding the future of The University of Alabama School of Law. On that basis, the parties agreed to the University’s return of the Culverhouse donations made for the benefit of the law school as well as reverting to the law school’s original name. All other statements made by either party regarding the decision to return Hugh Culverhouse Jr.’s donations, or the removal of Hugh Culverhouse, Jr.’s name from The University of Alabama School of Law are hereby withdrawn. This statement is the sole controlling statement by both parties regarding those matters and neither party will issue any further statement as to the other or as to this matter.