When everyone else was complaining about the amount of reading in law school, did you secretly think, "Hey, this is awesome?" Where other associates grumble about pecking at their keyboards all day, do you get excited about the prospect of a few more hours of research? Well, you might......
Post submitted by Charles Girard, Coordinator, HRC Welcoming Schools This Sunday marks one year since the Supreme Court of the U.S. declared marriage equality the law of the land. Since then, families and schools across the nation have...Show More Summary
Tax panel at today's National Business Law Scholars Conference at the University of Chicago Law School: The Intersection of Business and Tax Law: Ilya Beylin (Columbia), Taxing Fictive Orders: How an Information Forcing Tax Can Reduce Manipulation and Distortion in Financial Product Markets Limor Riza (Carmel Academic Center), Charitable Contributions...
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Louisiana just passed a law mandating that all students learn cursive in grades 3 through 12. That’s right – all the way through high school. Not computer science. Cursive… Beth Mizell, the state senator who sponsored the bill, said that she wanted people to have a signature. Perhaps she was so busy sealing her scrolls [...]
J. D. Vance loves his 'hillbilly' tribe—yet hates what they’ve become. I f you met J. D. Vance, you’d have a hard time believing he grew up among the working poor. The former Marine and graduate of Yale Law School works as a biotechShow More Summary
Lebanon, NH -- A new study by researchers from The Dartmouth Institute of Health Policy and Clinical Practice and UCLA School of Law found state laws aimed at curbing prescription opioid abuse have had no measurable effect on opioid use by a vulnerable population with high rates of use. read more
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Law Schools Go Online In Wake Of ‘Marked Declines In Enrollment, Revenue And Jobs.’
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Adrian Arias is a law school student who received help from the Tiger Woods Foundation.
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Following up on my previous post, 148 Deans Demand LSAC Rescind Threat To Expel University Of Arizona Over Use Of GRE In Law School Admissions: Dean Rick Bales (Ohio Northern) notes that this "does not imply support for the school's advert containing misleading employment statistics."
A new study describes the differences in self-reporting of nonmedical opioid use among high school seniors. The results underscore that medical and law enforcement communities may be underestimating opioid use and not just among younger populations.
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Students for Life of America (SFLA) announced today that they now serve more than 1,043 college, high school, law and medical school, and young professionals pro-life groups across the United States, 568 of which were started by the SFLA National Field Team. This means that Students for Life campus pro-life groups now outnumber pro-abortion groups nearly […]
Just four miles away, there is another law school with a very similar name, and they are pissed.
New York Times: Law Schools Are Going Online to Reach New Students, by Elizabeth Olson: Law schools, in the face of marked declines in enrollment, revenue and jobs for graduates, are beginning to adopt innovative new ways of delivering legal education. Some law schools are moving away from relying solely...
Obama administration releases guidance on schools’ new obligations to foster kids.
In addition to a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalism career, Mr. Fuller was a graduate of Yale Law School and the author of eight novels.