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ABA Endorses Most of Law School Reform Package

ABA Endorses Most of Law School Reform Package On Monday, the governing body of the American Bar Association endorsed the package of law school reforms that will increase the clinical and distance-learning opportunities of the students, according to The National Law Journal. The new standards would require students…>read more

No Comment August 12, 2014

New Mississippi College School of Law Dean is the First African American Dean for the School

New Mississippi College School of Law Dean is the First African American Dean for the School Wendy Scott is settling into her new role as the dean of the Mississippi School of Law. The eighth dean of the law school, she’s the first African American to serve in this position. She is a graduate of Harvard…>read more

No Comment August 11, 2014

Sharp Drop in Law School Applicants Leads to Evolving Accreditation Standards

Sharp Drop in Law School Applicants Leads to Evolving Accreditation Standards     Law schools nationwide are faced with a drastic reduction in applications from prospective students. The number of students who find jobs, after incurring massive debt in law school student loans, has plummeted. Employment rates among law graduates hit…>read more

No Comment August 11, 2014

ABA Holds First Public Hearing on Rising Law School Tuitions

ABA Holds First Public Hearing on Rising Law School Tuitions In its Annual Meeting in Boston, the ABA’s new Task Force on the Financing of Legal Education held its first public hearing to determine the causes of debilitating law student debts and rising law school tuition rates. The task force…>read more

No Comment August 11, 2014

Alaska Bar Not Sure About Legitimacy of Alaska Law School

Alaska Bar Not Sure About Legitimacy of Alaska Law School The first-ever in-state law school for Alaska is slated to open in March of 2015, according to multiple reports on the internet. But, the internet is not always honest. The proposed school violates state statute, the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education…>read more

No Comment August 8, 2014

Indiana University Maurer School of Law Creates Endowments

Indiana University Maurer School of Law Creates Endowments   A $3.2 million gift has been given to the Indiana University Maurer School of Law for the purpose of creating an endowed clinical professorship and to offer scholarships to Indiana high school graduates who will attend the school, according…>read more

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Albany Law School and UAlbany Might Create Alliance

Albany Law School and UAlbany Might Create Alliance The presidents from the University of Albany and the Albany Law School are working to build a stronger relationship between the two institutions, according to the Albany Business Review. The law school, in Albany, is private and has seen its…>read more

No Comment August 8, 2014

Lawsuit Filed by FAMU Law School Professor for Multiple Violations

Lawsuit Filed by FAMU Law School Professor for Multiple Violations Jennifer Smith, a law professor at the Florida A&M University Law School, has filed a lawsuit against the institution, according to The Tampa Tribune. She claims salary inequities, retaliation and discrimination in her lawsuit, which was filed in Leon County…>read more

No Comment August 7, 2014

Case Western Reserve Interim Law Deans to Remain in Posts

Case Western Reserve Interim Law Deans to Remain in Posts The interim leadership at Case Western Reserve University’s law school will remain through the 2014-2015 school year. The school also said that it will not begin a search for a new leader yet, according to Crain’s Business Cleveland. The announcement…>read more

No Comment August 7, 2014

Tulane Law School Receiving Award from ABA at Annual Meeting

Tulane Law School Receiving Award from ABA at Annual Meeting Tulane University Law School received the 2014 Law Student Environment, Energy and Resources Program of the Year award from the American Bar Association, according to The Times-Picayune. The award is handed out annually to a student-organized educational program or public…>read more

No Comment August 5, 2014

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