Daily Report, Applications to Georgia Law Schools Fall from 2013:
Studies have shown that lawyers suffer from high rates of depression and suicide. A new paper by a law professor who battled clinical depression says law schools can do a better job of talking to future lawyers about the issue of mental illness within the legal profession.
We can't say whether or not this student cheated. We can however, troll this law school for its pretty terrible grasp on how the justice system is supposed to work....
Law school gives up on recruiting people whose lives are going somewhere.
Law is no longer seen as the golden calf.
Why does the United States needs a new federal commission focused solely on understanding our robot future? The real question is, why don't we? Ryan Calo is an assistant professor at the University of Washington School of Law, and in a new paper out from Brookings he makes the case that a new Federal Robotics […]
Professor Joel P. Trachtman (JD Harvard Law School) has developed a unique, practical guide to help lawyers analyze, argue, and write effectively. The Tools of Argument: How the Best Lawyers Think, Argue, and Win is a highly readable 200-page book, available for about $10 in paperback or e-book. Show More Summary
Busy weekend, the post I’d planned for today will appear later this week. Today I thought I’d share a recent pic from Citygarden. The bright light on the right is the new Saint Louis University School of Law. I tend to take photos of Citygarden this direction, the other direction...
(Scott Johnson) You may not be interested in administrative law, but administrative law is interested in you. Administrative law is unrecognized by the Constitution, but, according to Colombia Law School Professor Philip Hamburger, it...Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: There Are Too Many Lawyers. What’s One Law School Dean to Do?
Saturday: Where Are All the Law School Applicants? Clark Redux: Recovery From Accountants for Disallowed Tax Shelter Constitutes Nontaxable Recovery of Capital Craig Boise Named to Chair at Cleveland-Marshall The IRS Scandal, Day 492 Sunday: There Are Too Many Lawyers. What's One Law School Dean to Do? Truthdigger of the...
Manhattanite Kira Kazantsev is only 23-years-old but the blond bombshell is a scholar who speaks fluent Russian, advocates for domestic violence, plans on attending law school and can sing a mean cover of Pharrell Williams’ “Happy.”
San Francisco Weekly, Schooled, Indebt, Struggling & Broke: There Are Too Many Lawyers. What's One Law School Dean to Do?: [UC-Hastings Dean Frank] Wu is not, by most measures, a humble person. But he's definitely conspicuous.... Wu is, by turns, an eccentric, somewhat endearing, and often polarizing figure —...
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Where Are All The Law School Applicants? Rumor has it that it’s not just law schools, but even some large state universities — not mine, at least not yet — that are having trouble filling seats, as the higher education bubble continues to deflate. I’m sure those sex-policing [...]
Connecticut Law Tribune editorial, Where Are All the Law School Applicants?: Nearly every law school in America is facing declining applications. Nationally, the level of applications has declined back to the level of 1976. It is clear that this drop is a problem for law schools, many of which opened...
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Despite widespread disenchantment with increased militarization of local law enforcement agencies across the nation, the San Diego Unified School District police recently added a mine-resistant ambush protected vehicle, or MRAP, to their arsenal of emergency vehicles. Show More Summary
ABA Journal, Iowa Won't End Bar Exam for State Law Grads But Considers Scheduling Test During 3L Year Above the Law, alt.legal: How To Hack The Law, According To Morpheus Above the Law, Top Law School Plans Tuition Hikes To Make Up For $3M Budget Deficit Eric Adams (Alberta), Back...
Peter Thiel, at turns smug, acerbic and brilliant, has opinions on most everything. I first met him a few weeks before I graduated from law school and after he had pulled off the sale of PayPal to eBay for $1.5 billion. Why did he bother to accept a random lunch invitation from a nobody? I don't know. Show More Summary
There is going to be a doc review shop at a law school. And apparently the law school is okay with that, even excited.