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“Sometimes The System Goes On The Blink”

Let’s see a show of hands from all the readers who are using the same cell phone or laptop they used in 2006! Anyone? Bueller…? A recent report from the Brennan Center for Justice at the New York University School of Law details the technological shortcomings of the nation’s current fleet of electronic voting machines. […]

“The First Annual Tyler Clementi Internet Safety Conference”

Dear New York Law School: Should law schools really take the lead in promoting unconstitutional curbs on online speech? [Scott Greenfield] Related, at least tangentially: a United Nations report on “cyberviolence” is cartoonishly bad...Show More Summary

NY Times: Is The Bar Too Low To Get Into Law School And Practice Law?

New York Times Room for Debate, Is the Bar Too Low to Get Into Law School?: Bar exam scores have declined over the past few years, and last summer, graduates had some of the lowest scores in a decade. This years scores could be even worse. The National Conference of...

N.Y. man charged in murder of fellow Temple University grad

2 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

An upstate New York man was charged with killing a fellow Temple University Law School graduate during a drug deal in Delaware, police said.

Report: Voting machines in most states so decrepit they could affect election outcomes in 2016

A new report from the Brennan Center for Justice, a New York University School of Law institute, concludes that what nearly two years ago was determined to be an "impending crisis" caused by the use of worn-out voting machines has not gotten any better. Show More Summary

Updated International Law Research Guides From GlobaLex

One of the sources I consult for research guides on international law topics is GlobaLex, the electronic collection created by the Hauser Global Law School Program at the New York University School of Law.It recently updated a number...Show More Summary

Real Estate Magnate to Donate $20 Million to NYU Law School

New York University School of Law is receiving a $20 million gift from real estate developer and Miami Dolphins owner Stephen M. Ross, school officials said Tuesday.

Coming To A Law School Near You: Law Prof Cubicles?

Wall Street Journal Law Blog, Lawyer Cubicles Are Coming to New York: Here at Law Blog, it’s not often we see a large law firm do something unprecedented when it comes to running its business. But we’re pretty sure Paul Hastings LLP is about to forge new ground when it...

U.S. News Law School Student Debt Rankings

U.S. News & World Report, Which Law School Graduates Have the Most Debt?: SchoolAve. Debt (2014 Grads With Debt)% Grads With Debt 1. Thomas Jefferson $172,445 91% 2. New York Law School $166,622 83% 3. Northwestern $163,065 80% 4. Florida Coastal $162,785 93% 5. American $159,316 83% 6. Vermont $156,713...

NY Times Op-Ed: Too Many Law Students, Too Few Legal Jobs

New York Times op-ed: Too Many Law Students, Too Few Legal Jobs, by Steven J. Harper (Adjunct Professor, Northwestern; author, The Lawyer Bubble): Ten months after graduation, only 60 percent of the law school class of 2014 had found full-time long-term jobs that required them to pass the bar exam....

NYLJ Special Report: The New Normal In Law Schools

New York Law Journal Special Law School Report, Arriving At a New Normal: Educating 'Tomorrow's Lawyer' for Digital Success, by Patricia Salkin (Touro) & Jack Graves (Touro) Harness the Experience of Attorneys Returning to the Legal Profession, by Lucia Chiocchio (Cuddy & Feder, Westchester, NY) Rebalancing the Curriculum to Give...

IPSC First Breakout Session, Trademark Registration

2 months agoIndustries / Law : 43(B)log

Barton Beebe & Jeanne Fromer, New York University School of Law Is the Frontier Closing?: Registration Rates of Frequently Used Words on the PTO’s Trademark Register Much of TM literature claims that the range of marks is infinite; Qualitex discusses color depletion but treats it as an exception. Show More Summary

Phillips vs. City of New York: Vaccination Exemption Rights

By Patricia Finn, The Health Lawyer In the United States of America we have laws prohibiting experimentation on children which is exactly what is happening with the school immunization program, and California's SB277 mandate signed into law by Gov. Brown...

Weekly SSRN Tax Roundup

Alan Appel (New York Law School), The Government Strikes Back -- New IRS Notice Strengthens Anti-Inversion Rules Shera Avi-Yonah & Reuven S. Avi-Yonah (Michigan), Leveling the Playing Field: The Case for an Education Value Added Tax Beng Goh, Jimmy Lee & Jeffrey Ng, The Inclusion of General Counsel in Top...

Reversing the Decline of the Civil Jury Trial

Plaintiff's lawyer Stephen D. Susman has given $2 million for a first-of-its-kind project at New York University School of Law to research and promote public discussion about the vanishing jury trial.

New York Firm Adopts New Hiring Policy: No Ivy League Grads

It's not hard to find prestigious legal work when you've graduated from a top law school. While the rest of the world's law school grads may struggle to find employment in a slumping legal market, it seems like every Harvard alum is given an honorary Supreme Court clerkship. We're pretty......

Why We Do Not Hire Law School Graduates from the Ivy League Schools

In order to strive to become one of New York's best real estate law firms we do not hire law school graduates from Harvard, Yale, Cornell, Columbia or any of the other traditional highest tier schools. Our hires come from the top of the classes of the second, third or fourth tier law schools. Show More Summary

Congres ignores the major cause of low school achievement

Sent to the New York Times, July 17 In the versions of the education law passed by both houses of congress, annual testing is still required for reading and math, and for science every three years ("Senate Approves a Bill to Revamp ‘No Child Left Behind’," July 16). Show More Summary

Weekly SSRN Tax Roundup

Alan Appel (New York Law School), Structuring Investments by Foreign Persons in U.S. Real Estate Brad Badertscher (Notre Dame), Sharon Katz (Columbia), Sonja Rego (Indiana) & Ryan Wilson (Oregon), Conforming Tax Avoidance and Capital Market Pressure Bruce Bean (Michigan State) & Abbey Farnsworth, The U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act:...

NYC Firm Refuses To Hire Ivy League Law Grads: Top Students From Leser Ranked Schools Are Hungrier, More Ambitious

Huffington Post op-ed: Why We Do Not Hire Law School Graduates from the Ivy League Schools, by Adam Leitman Bailey: In order to strive to become one of New York's best real estate law firms we do not hire law school graduates from Harvard, Yale, Cornell, Columbia or any of...

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