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The Scaramucci Show

Playbook: “Scaramucci’s maiden Sunday show performance as communications director featured some very unusual tactics. 1. He spoke directly to Trump. 2. He mentioned his credentials of going to Harvard Law School at least twice.”

Weekly SSRN Tax Article Review And Roundup

This week, David Gamage (Indiana) reviews a new draft article by Regina Herzlinger (Harvard Business School) and Barak D. Richman (Duke Law), Evaluating Changes to the Income Tax Code to Create Consumer-Driven Health Insurance Competition. The intersections between taxation and health policy have become increasingly important to political debates in...


HARVARD LAW STUDENTS COMPLAIN THAT HARVARD LAW FACULTY HAVE TOO MUCH INFLUENCE ON HARVARD LAW SCHOOL. As one of my lawprofs at Yale said, students aren’t the consumers of legal education, they’re its product — and nobody asks a Buick on the assembly line whether it wants to have AC installed.

Harvard Law School Task Force On Academic Community And Student Engagement Issues Report; Students Protest Excessive Faculty Influence

Harvard Law School Task Force on Academic Community and Student Engagement: A working group of twelve Harvard Law School faculty, alumni, and students have examined the student experience in four core areas: (1) institutional culture, (2) curriculum, (3) mentoring, and (4) institutional supports. After gathering student input, advice and counsel...

3 Ways the LSAT Prepares Students for Law School

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The exam plays a large role in your law school admissions results and requires extensive studying. With the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law and Harvard University Law School accepting GRE scores in lieu of the LSAT, aspiring J.D.s may hope that other programs will follow suit. Here are three ways your LSAT preparation pays dividends beyond test day.

Will Trump Kill the CFPB?

This article appears in the Summer 2017 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here.  I t began by comparing a mortgage and a toaster. That’s how then–Harvard Law School professor Elizabeth Warren made the case for a government...Show More Summary

This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts

Andy Morriss Steps Down As Texas A&M Law School Dean To Lead New School Of Innovation Harvard Establishes Justice Antonin Scalia Professorship My Advice to Bezos (And Gates, Buffett, Etc.): Pay Some Tax Hamilton And Law School Deaning After 71% Enrollment Decline, Florida Coastal Plans To Further Shrink 1L Class...

Harvard Law School Honors Scalia With Endowed Professorship

Justice Antonin Scalia, who began his legal career aspiring to teach the law, will continue that path through the Antonin Scalia Professorship of Law at Harvard Law School. The law school announced the endowed professorship, "which stands as both a testament to Justice Scalia's legacy on the Supreme Court......

Harvard Establishes Justice Antonin Scalia Professorship

Harvard Law School Establishes Professorship in Honor of Justice Antonin Scalia ’60: Harvard Law School announced that it has established the Antonin Scalia Professorship of Law in recognition of the historic tenure of the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia ’60. The professorship is endowed by the Considine Family...

Harvard’s Accepting The GRE — How Much Should You Freak Out?

Is this a cynical dumbing down of law schools or a reasonable academic accommodation?

TaxProf Blog Weekend Roundup

Saturday: This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts UNC Law School Alums Rally Against Proposed 'Catastrophic' 30% Budget Cut As Payback To Liberal Faculty (Especially Gene Nichol) Keith Fogg Moves From Villanova To Harvard Sunday: Weekly SSRN Tax Article Review And Roundup Chaired Professor Wages Court Battle Against Tenure...

Keith Fogg Moves From Villanova To Harvard

T. Keith Fogg Named Clinical Professor of Law: Keith Fogg, an expert in tax law and procedure and director of Harvard Law School’s Federal Tax Clinic at the Legal Services Center, has been named clinical professor of law at Harvard Law School. For more than 30 years, Fogg worked in...

Alan Dershowitz Schools CNN Panel: ‘It Simply Is Not A Crime For the President to Exercise His Constitutional Authority’

Content originally published at Constitutional expert and famed Harvard law Professor, Alan Dershowitz, took on Jeffrey Toobin to discuss the ongoing Trump-Comey saga, saying in no uncertain terms that "this is not obstruction of justice." He explains, "That is his constitutional power. Show More Summary

Death Of Bill Andrews

Photo Credit: Harvard Law School. Harvard Law Today: William D. Andrews ’55, the Eli Goldston Professor of Law Emeritus at Harvard Law School, died on May 20, 2017. He was 86. “Bill was a brilliant scholar, influential teacher, and to many of us, a dear friend,” said HLS Dean Martha...

Conservative White Dude Named Dean at Harvard Law; Embittered Lefties Kvetch

[guest post by JVW] Harvard Law School, endowed initially by money from a slaveholder, today announced that Professor John Manning, a double alumnus of Harvard, will become the new Dean of the Law School effective July 1. Mr. Manning replaces the outgoing Dean Martha Minnow, whose tenure was marked by the modern cornucopia of race […]

Why Finance Needs More Humanity, and Why Humanity Needs Finance

Mihir Desai, professor at Harvard Business School and Harvard Law School, argues for re-humanizing finance. He says the practice of finance, with increasing quantification, has lost touch with its foundations. But he says finance can be principled, ethical, even life-affirming. Show More Summary

Harvard Law School Names John Manning Its Next Dean

The change at the top comes at a time when the elite law school has been carving out a bigger role in making legal education more accessible.

"This week the Harvard campus served as a reunion of sorts for several former Obama administration officials."

"Former vice president Joe Biden spoke to college graduates, and former deputy attorney general Sally Yates addressed the graduating class at Harvard Law school," and former secretary of state John F. Kerry spoke to the graduates at the Kennedy School of Government.“And the truth is – no, this is not a normal time,” Kerry said. Show More Summary

Actual Indian Issues EPIC CHALLENGE to Elizabeth Warren

Looks like Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has some competition. After gaining notoriety when it was widely publicized that she faked Cherokee heritage to get jobs, including with Harvard Law School who hired

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