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NY Judge Skeptical That Brooklyn Law School Committed Fraud With Its Job Data

NY Judge Skeptical That Brooklyn Law School Committed Fraud With Its Job Data The would-be Law School killers, Jesse Strauss and David Anziska, who are after 14 parallel cases against law schools for misinforming students on post-grad employment statistics, have with attorney Frank Raimond run up against more trouble with their latest attempt.…>read more

1 Comment August 22, 2012

Where Law Students are Going Wrong and What Law Schools are Doing to Keep it That Way

Where Law Students are Going Wrong and What Law Schools are Doing to Keep it That Way A clue to the question can be found in a working paper published by Jim Chen, the former Dean of Brandeis School of Law this week titled “Scholarships at Risk: The Mathematics of Merit Stipulations in Law School Finanacial Aid.”…>read more

2 Comments August 22, 2012

Former College Hockey Player Chooses Law School Over Pro Hockey

Former College Hockey Player Chooses Law School Over Pro Hockey Brad Eidsness finished a career at the University of North Dakota and has been receiving offers to play hockey professionally for the East Coast Hockey League and the Central Hockey League. Eidsness then received an offer to attend law school…>read more

No Comment August 21, 2012

Fewer Students, More Tuition at Law Schools

Fewer Students, More Tuition at Law Schools Our intuition about tuition suggests that when the number of law school applicants sharply decreases, so should the tuition. But this hasn’t been the case. Though the number of law students has plummeted 25 percent these last two years, tuition…>read more

No Comment August 20, 2012

Stanford Law School Gives Public Access to SLSNavigator

Stanford Law School Gives Public Access to SLSNavigator On Thursday, SLSNavigator was introduced to the public by Stanford Law School. The program was previously a private one, just for the students enrolled at Stanford’s law school. It is a career and academic guide on the internet that helps…>read more

No Comment August 17, 2012

Interim Dean of SLU Law Will Donate Salary to the School

Interim Dean of SLU Law Will Donate Salary to the School On Monday, Tom Keefe Jr., who had accepted an offer on August 8 to serve as dean of the Saint Louis University School of Law, addressed a letter to students announcing that he would donate back his salary to the…>read more

No Comment August 17, 2012

NY’s Bar Exam Pro Bono Rule Frustrating Out of State Schools

NY’s Bar Exam Pro Bono Rule Frustrating Out of State Schools New York’s Chief Judge Jonathon Lippmann made a new requirement last May for the New York bar exam: new lawyers must perform 50 hours of pro bono work. The reasoning behind this was an attempt by Lippmann to to fill…>read more

No Comment August 16, 2012

Stetson Law Offering New Concentration for Students

Stetson Law Offering New Concentration for Students According to a press release, Stetson University College of Law is going to offer a Social Justice Advocacy Certificate of Concentration program for its students. The program will teach students how to handle social justice issues in criminal and civil…>read more

No Comment August 15, 2012

University of Connecticut Appoints Interim Dean Willajeanne McLean

University of Connecticut Appoints Interim Dean Willajeanne McLean Jeremy Paul packed bags early and left his deanship at the University of Connecticut recently, instead of staying through till the end of the 2012-2013 school year, having been offered a deanship at Northeastern University of Boston; he announced the…>read more

No Comment August 15, 2012

Law Firms Continue to Cut Hiring

Law Firms Continue to Cut Hiring The law school Class of 2011 experienced a major impact on salaries because the largest law firms in the country are still cutting back on hiring. The Class of 2010 earned a mean salary of $84,111 while the Class of…>read more

No Comment August 15, 2012

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