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Will the sale of Texas Wesleyan University School of Law by Texas A&M University take place by the fall semester? That’s what A&M administrators are hoping as they rush through the purchasing process, which so far has produced a letter…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 89 June 18, 2013
A controversial Chinese dissident, Chen Guangcheng, claims he is being forced to leave his legal fellowship with New York University on account of pressure from the Chinese government. NYU recently opened a campus in Shanghai and collaborates on research and…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 53 June 17, 2013
Getting a J.D. in California might become just a little bit more difficult. The State Bar of California’s Task Force on Admissions Regulation Reform has issued a recommendation that new attorneys be required to complete 15 hours of practical skills…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 187 June 14, 2013
Bird isn’t the word for University of California, Berkeley law school graduate Justin Teixeira; the word is guilty. Teixeira, who graduated from the law school this May, pleaded guilty to criminal charges relating to beheading an exotic bird at a…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 41 June 13, 2013
Diversity has been the subject of discussion throughout the legal industry for many years, as law firms acknowledge its importance but sometimes struggle with the institutional changes that are required to effectively accommodate and take advantage of it. One thing…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 51 June 12, 2013
A proposal to push back the reporting of law school graduate employment rates by a month was deferred to August by the American Bar Association, according to a report by The ABA Journal. The change was advocated by a number…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 32 June 11, 2013
Though statistics show that fewer and fewer people are choosing to go to law school, the acquisition of a J.D. is still tremendously important for a number of people all over the country. Just ask Sandra Wilson, a 70 year-old…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 74 June 10, 2013
Though official reporting for the 2012-2013 school year is not complete, several schools are reporting a decline in enrollment. An informal survey conducted by the Philadelphia Business Journal revealed that Rutgers School of Law-Camden is facing an enormous drop in…>read more4 Comments View Count: 223 June 7, 2013
Employment rates for students that recently graduated from law school certainly aren’t good at the moment, but the American Bar Association is currently reviewing a change that may boost these rates for law schools in certain states, according to The…>read more1 Comment View Count: 89 June 6, 2013
Two tenured professors were let go from Phoenix Law School for opposing what they describe as the administration’s underhanded tactics to prevent first year students from transferring to other schools. Michael O’Connor and Celia Rumann both allege that they were…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 151 June 5, 2013
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