Maybe the answer is not so much about making "practice ready" students, but making "practice ready" professors.
Conflicts involving protest signs and zoning rules seem to be a growing genre of First Amendment battles. In the latest example, a small town in western New York and a resident are clashing over his banner protesting the state's new gun law.
There's been a lot of news about kids getting into trouble on social media -- so much so that California Governor Jerry Brown signed a law that would allow minors to erase their Internet history. But what about when your kids post about their parents' lives? Patrick Snay learned the......
Google Glass explorers are not very popular in some circles, and the legal repercussions of wearing Google Glass are mounting, as laws are lagging behind the popularity of the wearable technology. Driving While Wearing Glass We first saw the legal confusion surrounding Google Glass last November when Google Glass Explorer......
March is Women's History Month, and tomorrow is International Women's Day, but apparently law firms have not gotten the memo. Many take this time to celebrate the achievements of women, and while we share those sentiments, we have some news that may cast us as a Debbie Downer. National Association......
Chris Inglis, who had been deputy director of the NSA until recently (and one of the key people who was out there responding to questions about Snowden) is now officially in his (long planned) retirement (though, he's expected to pop back up shortly in the private sector). Show More Summary
The facts of this case are pretty unremarkable. Guy (Arshavir Iskanian) drives a limo, gets into a dispute with his employer (CLS Transportation). Guy sues. Except, there was an arbitration clause. The trial court ordered arbitration, pursuant to the employment contract. An appellate panel reversed, with instructions for the trial court......
Keurig, a subdivision of Green Mountain Coffee, makes single-cup pod-style coffee makers. Until 2011, they held 100 percent of the legitimate market, as they had a patent on the cups. Until 2011. And late last year, Green Mountain's attempt to use method patents to stop the burgeoning third-party pod market......
BP received some bad news this week from the Fifth Circuit: It has to pay up according to the settlement agreement it signed to compensate the victims of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil spill. We wouldn't hold our breath that this is BP's last word on the case, but for......
What are you worth as a lawyer? It depends on how much you bill.
One of the best developments in drug and device law over the last 15 years has been the demise of the class action. Although seen by plaintiffs and some commentators as convenient devices that can be used to resolve large numbers ofShow More Summary
A federal appeals court denies a stay of an injunction preventing Aereo from operating in six states. read more
Peter DiCola, Copyright Equality: Free Speech, Efficiency, and Regulatory Parity in Distribution. Abstract: Copyright law treats webcasters like Pandora, on-demand streaming services like Spotify, the satellite radio company Sirius XM, and traditional radio broadcasters like Clear Channel in vastly different ways. Show More Summary
For years, HBO and Time Warner have refused to give people what they want and offer a standalone streaming video service, because they're afraid of shaking up their cozy, promotion-heavy relationship with the cable industry. Instead,...Show More Summary
To borrow from Paula Cole, "Where have all the 1Ls gone?"
The Kansas Senate just passed a bill that would give the state's judicial branch $2 million in additional funding for the year. But the legislation contains some interesting fine print.
Earlier this week, we wrote about the accusations that the CIA was spying on Senate staffers on the Senate Intelligence Committee as they were working on a massive $40 million 6,300 pages report condemning the CIA's torture program.Show More Summary
Because rolling up and smoking your court summons might land you in the joint.
Industry Canada's Report on Plans and Priorities for 2014-15 includes a notable paragraph on priorities for the digital economy. The report states: In 2014â??15, Industry Canada will deliver the telecommunications consumer commitments included in the 2013 Speech from the Throne. Show More Summary
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