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One of Wall Street's biggest enemies is everybody's favorite law school graduation speaker

US Attorney Preet Bharara has made a name for himself taking down both Wall Street power players and influential New York state politicians — and now, The Wall Street Journal reports, he's become the hottest speaker on the law school...Show More Summary

AM News: NYC's Three-Year Mayoral Control Extension, LA's High Money/Low Turnout Election

NY Assembly Votes to Extend NYC's Local Control of Schools WNYC: The mayor of New York City has controlled city schools since 2002, but the law governing the policy expires this year. De Blasio, a Democrat, has called for permanent mayoral...Show More Summary

Law Professor Celebrates 100th Birthday After 6 Decades Of Teaching

4 days agoNews : Huffington Post

NEW YORK (AP) — When Brooklyn Law School professors and alumni refer to an "institution," they might very well be talking about Professor Joseph Crea (CRAY'-uh). Colleagues and friends are gathering Monday to celebrate his 100th birthday...Show More Summary

Bharara: ‘We Have Corrosive Corruption in Our State Capital’

Fresh off his latest prosecution of New York power brokers, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara decried the problem of government corruption in a commencement address Sunday at Pace University Law School.

The alleged Bitcoin founder went to law school for fun — and that says a lot about what Bitcoin is really for

The New York Times' Nathaniel Popper thinks that he's found Satoshi Nakamoto, the elusive, pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin. Popper thinks Satoshi is Nick Szabo, a programmer with a longtime interest in cryptography and law. Szabo even...Show More Summary

Morning Docket: 05.12.15

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky of the UC Irvine School of Law thinks it's time for California to follow New York's lead and adopt the Uniform Bar Exam. After all, if doctors don't have to take separate exams each time they move to a new state, lawyers shouldn't have to do it either. Show More Summary

Obama Administration: Hey, Since We're Giving Iran the Bomb and All, Maybe We Need a Missile Defense After All, Huh?

Fundamentally transformed. Meanwhile, Chris "Chaplinsky" Cuomo-- who only got into Fordham Law School despite his dad being, you know, Governor of New York and all -- actually gets spanked by, get this, Vox....

Symposium: The 100th Anniversary of the Income Tax

Symposium, The 100th Anniversary of the Revenue Act of 1913: Marking a Century of Income Tax Law in the United States, 59 N.Y.L. Sch. L. Rev. 261-420 (2014): Ann Thomas (New York Law School), Introducing October 3, 1913, 59 N.Y.L. Sch. L. Rev. 261 (2014) James R. Gadwood (Sullivan &...

New York Law School shares its TriBeCa space with a business school, will launch joint programs

The University of Rochester’s Simon Business School is moving downtown to TriBeCa, where it will take space in an academic building owned and occupied by New York Law School. The Simon... To view the full story, click the title link...

NY Times: Burdened With Debt, Law Grads Struggle in Job Market

New York Times Deal Book: Burdened With Debt, Law School Graduates Struggle in Job Market, by Elizabeth Olson: About 20 percent of law graduates from 2010 are working at jobs that do not require a law license, according to a new study, and only 40 percent are working in law...

Student Accused Of Sex Assault By 3 Women Files Lawsuit Against Columbia And Art Professor

4 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

NEW YORK (AP) -- A Columbia University student sued the school Thursday, saying it failed to protect him against harassment when a female student went public with claims he raped her after school and law enforcement authorities rejected...Show More Summary

New York School District Sued for Denying Education to Refugees

The New York Civil Liberties Union filed a federal class action lawsuit saying that public schools in Utica, New York have been violating state law by denying refugees the opportunity to earn a high school diploma.

Seto: The Problem of Law School Tuition

TaxProf Blog op-ed: The Problem of Law School Tuition, by Theodore P. Seto (Loyola-L.A.): In a recent op-ed in the New York Law Journal, Dean Jeremy Paul of Northeastern writes about the future of legal education. Although he makes many good points, he avoids the single hardest question facing law...

New York Law Journal Special Report: Law Schools

New York Law Journal Special Report: Law Schools: Jeremy Paul (Dean, Northeastern), Changing the 'How' But Not the 'Why': Law school applications are declining more slowly and entry level hiring has begun to recover. First-year law school enrollments have shrunk from more than 52,000 in 2010 to a far more...

The News Media's Use of the Walter Scott Video is - Surprise! - a Newsworthy Use

The New York Times gets it wrong on fair use. According to Christopher Sprigman, a professor at NYU Law School, “The video is newsworthy. The video was newsworthy the day it was shot, and it continues to be newsworthy. That’s why TV stations want to use it. This is a paradigm case for fair use.”

NY Times: Would You Let The IRS Prepare Your Taxes?

New York Times, Would You Let the I.R.S. Prepare Your Taxes?: Around this time every year, Joseph Bankman, a professor of tax law at Stanford Law School and a longtime advocate of using technology to simplify tax filing, gets on the phone with reporters to explain what is wrong with...

Zephyr Teachout tells New York parents to refuse state tests

last monthNews : NY Daily News

Fordham Law School professor Zephyr Teachout urged parents to refuse to have their kids take the controversial statewide assessment exams.

Weekly Legal Education Roundup

ABA Journal, ABA Offers Free Memberships to Law Students ABA Journal, Law Student's Rescinded Admission Is Upheld by New York's Top Court Above the Law, Good Grief: These Law School ‘Debt Per Job’ Numbers Are Ugly Above the Law, NYU Law Students Need To Get Off Their High Horse Above...

Controversy Swirls Around NYU Law Professor Involved in Obama’s Drone Program

Harold Koh, the former legal adviser to the U.S. Department of State, is getting a chilly reception from some law students and alumni of New York University Law School, where he is currently a visiting scholar. While working for the Obama administration, Koh was the most public legal defender of the president’s drone strike program. Show More Summary

NY Times: Law Schools and Legal Industry Show Signs of Life, Despite Forecasts of Doom

New York Times Deal Book: Law Schools and Industry Show Signs of Life, Despite Forecasts of Doom, by Steven Davidoff Solomon (UC-Berkeley): Law school enrollment has plummeted to the lowest level in decades. If a bottom has been reached, is now a good time to go to law school? Some...

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