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Law Schools Witnessing Major Drop in Applications

Law Schools Witnessing Major Drop in Applications The legal world expected to see a drop in law school numbers in 2013, but as of the middle of January, not many expected to see the dip that is actually happening. As of the middle of the month, 27,891…>read more

No Comment January 28, 2013

Daytona Beach Not Gaining a Law School

Daytona Beach Not Gaining a Law School An attorney from Jacksonville said that “plans are still full steam ahead” to open a law school, but that school will not be located in Daytona Beach, according to The Daytona Times. The attorney, Eric Smith, said that he was…>read more

No Comment January 25, 2013

University of Idaho Law School Dean Says Residents Pay ‘Hidden Tax’

University of Idaho Law School Dean Says Residents Pay ‘Hidden Tax’ The dean of the University of Idaho law school said that residents of the state of Idaho pay a ‘hidden tax’ because 75 percent of the new lawyers do not graduate from the only public law school in the state,…>read more

No Comment January 24, 2013

Committee from ABA Issues Two Recommendations

Committee from ABA Issues Two Recommendations Two chapters of changes in law school accreditation standards have been approved by a committee of the ABA, according to the ABA Journal. One of the chapters deals with admission policies and practices and the other deals with organization and…>read more

No Comment January 23, 2013

UW-Madison Law Grad Arrested for Credit Union Robbery

UW-Madison Law Grad Arrested for Credit Union Robbery According to a story from The Wisconsin State Journal, a man who robbed an East Side credit union in Madison said he did so because he had over $250,000 in student debt. The man wore a Bucky Badger hate during…>read more

No Comment January 22, 2013

Trinity Western University Criticized by Council of Canadian Law Deans

Trinity Western University Criticized by Council of Canadian Law Deans Trinity Western University was severely criticized by the Council of Canadian Law Deans because the faculty members and the students at the school promise that they will “abstain from… sexual intimacy that violates the sacredness of marriage between a man…>read more

No Comment January 21, 2013

Yale Law Receives 82 Applications for Legal Ph.D. Program

Yale Law Receives 82 Applications for Legal Ph.D. Program In Yale Law School’s new Ph.D. in Law for students who wish to become law professors, there are already 82 applications filed for the first five spots in the program, according to The National Law Journal. The deadline for applications…>read more

1 Comment January 18, 2013

William H. Bowen School of Law Names New Dean

William H. Bowen School of Law Names New Dean The William H. Bowen School of Law announced via a press release that Michael Hunter Schwartz has been named the school’s new dean. The law school is at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Schwartz joins the university with…>read more

No Comment January 17, 2013

Jenny Rivera Nominated for Seat on New York State Court of Appeals

Jenny Rivera Nominated for Seat on New York State Court of Appeals Jenny Rivera was nominated by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to fill a vacant seat on the state Court of Appeals. The seat was left vacant when Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick retired on December 31, according to the New York Law…>read more

1 Comment January 16, 2013

Law School Students Increase Legal Skills with Professor Interactions

Law School Students Increase Legal Skills with Professor Interactions A new survey, the Law School Survey of Student Engagement, found that students who interacted more often with classmates and faculty members at their law schools improved their critical and analytical thinking, writing and research skills, and ethical development, according…>read more

No Comment January 15, 2013

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