Colorado Law Receives $10 Million Donation in a Bequest
Colorado Law Receives $10 Million Donation in a Bequest
Moody’s Downgrades Vermont Law School Rating
Moody’s Downgrades Vermont Law School Rating
University of Maryland Names New Law School Dean
University of Maryland Names New Law School Dean
Trinity Western University Receives Go-Ahead to Create Law School
Trinity Western University Receives Go-Ahead to Create Law School
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Bettencourt Pays the Price of Lying at University of New Hampshire Law School

Bettencourt Pays the Price of Lying at University of New Hampshire Law School That D.J. Bettencourt, the New Hampshire House Majority Leader is resigning for misrepresenting to law school officials is already in the nation’s headlines. But what is that misrepresentation? What did Bettencourt falsify at law school to get his degree? According…>read more

No Comment May 28, 2012

Law School Prioritizing More Lawyers of Color

Law School Prioritizing More Lawyers of Color   A report released in 2010 by the American Bar Association claims that fewer than seven percent of partners and fewer than 20 percent of associates in law firms across the country are people of color.   “When people see…>read more

1 Comment May 25, 2012

Law Grad Pays Loan Balance in Cash

Law Grad Pays Loan Balance in Cash   It can take decades for law school graduates to pay off their student loans using checks or automatic bank withdrawals. But, for one student, he was able to pay off his entire debt in cash. That is right, Alex…>read more

No Comment May 24, 2012

Asperger Woman Pardoned her Law School Student Loan

Asperger Woman Pardoned her Law School Student Loan It’s rare, but it does happen; once in a while a debtor manages to convince the court to dismiss his or her because of the “undue burden” standard. Yet Carol Todd, 63, managed to do just that when she convinced…>read more

No Comment May 23, 2012

Massachusetts Bar Task Force Releases Report

Massachusetts Bar Task Force Releases Report   A report was released last week by the Massachusetts Bar Associations Task Force on the Law, Economy and Underemployment. The report investigated the causes and possible solutions for law school graduate underemployment. The task force is comprised of 12…>read more

No Comment May 22, 2012

Activists Ask Rutgers-Camden School of Law Administrator to Step Down

Activists Ask Rutgers-Camden School of Law Administrator to Step Down Law School Transparency, an advocacy group for law students has alleged that the associate dean of Rutgers-Camden Law School, Camille Andrews had sent prospective students doctored information that steeply exaggerated the benefits of attending the law school. The LST stated…>read more

No Comment May 22, 2012

Two Law Schools Offer Classes Leading to Alternative Employment Trajectories

Two Law Schools Offer Classes Leading to Alternative Employment Trajectories The Catholic University’s Columbus School of Law and the American University’s Washington College of Law may be on the roster of schools to be sued by the alma mater crusher that’s been spearheading a very large set of law schools…>read more

1 Comment May 21, 2012

CUNY Law School to Open New Location in June

CUNY Law School to Open New Location in June   This June, the CUNY School of Law will have its grand opening for its new building in Court Square, in Long Island City. The construction was announced in 2009 and it will provide the school with an extra 70,000-square-feet…>read more

No Comment May 18, 2012

Undrafted Rookie Turns Down NFL for Law School

Undrafted Rookie Turns Down NFL for Law School   With the state of today’s economy and job market, it is tough for people to have one job offer, let alone two. A former Ohio State linebacker, Andrew Sweat, had two job offers on the table. He could have…>read more

No Comment May 18, 2012

Church of Christ Affiliated Law School Recognizes LGBT Legal Society of Students

Church of Christ Affiliated Law School Recognizes LGBT Legal Society of Students Pepperdine University, which is known to have furiously opposed granting recognition to a gay-straight alliance of students called Reach OUT, last year, is reported to have officially recognized the LGBT Legal Society. According to Forbes, Thomas J. Stipanowich, the Academic…>read more

No Comment May 18, 2012