Texas Wesleyan Law Grads Want Honorary Degrees after School Takeover
Texas Wesleyan Law Grads Want Honorary Degrees after School Takeover
Last Minute Reading for Bar Exam Takers
Last Minute Reading for Bar Exam Takers
Law Schools Receiving Full-Time Applications Drops
Law Schools Receiving Full-Time Applications Drops
Vermont Law School Receives Gift from Former Dean Jeff Shields
Vermont Law School Receives Gift from Former Dean Jeff Shields
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Yale Law Offers Nation’s First Ph.D. in Law

Yale Law Offers Nation’s First Ph.D. in Law At least one-tenth of law professors in the nation come from Yale Law School, and banking upon that reputation and its excellence, Yale Law School is introducing a Ph.D in law. According to Yale, it is “The first such degree…>read more

No Comment July 12, 2012

New Law Deans

New Law Deans Phyliss Craig – Taylor is succeeding Raymond Pierce as the new dean of North Carolina Central University School of Law this week. She has taught recently at Charlotte School of Law, NCCU, and before that the University of Florida College…>read more

No Comment July 11, 2012

While Considering Going to Law School, Undergraduate Writes Book on Going to Law School

While Considering Going to Law School, Undergraduate Writes Book on Going to Law School Michael Bloch, an undergraduate student at the University of California, Berkeley, is studying at the Haas School of Business and Political Science, and is part of UC Berkeley’s law fraternity, Phi Alpha Delta. Since joining college, he’s been debating of…>read more

1 Comment July 11, 2012

Majority of Graduates from Harvard JD-MBA Program Choose Business Careers

Majority of Graduates from Harvard JD-MBA Program Choose Business Careers The joint degree program at Harvard started in 1969 and still offers a J.D.-M.B.A. to roughly 12 graduates per year. The list of all-time graduates from the program is full of big names, with the biggest being that of presidential…>read more

No Comment July 10, 2012

Duncan School of Law Denied ABA Accreditation

Duncan School of Law Denied ABA Accreditation Lincoln Memorial University’s appeal for provisional accreditation for its law school has been rejected by the American Bar Association. The news comes from documents filed in the school’s lawsuit against the ABA. The law school, which is the John J.…>read more

No Comment July 9, 2012

NJ Supreme Court Holds Case Records of Law School Clinics are not Public Records

NJ Supreme Court Holds Case Records of Law School Clinics are not Public Records On Thursday, a contentious and risky issue for law schools running law school clinics was decided by the New Jersey Supreme Court which held that the records of a case with the Rutgers Environmental Law Clinic is not subject to…>read more

No Comment July 9, 2012

ABA Study Shows Law Schools Altering Curriculum

ABA Study Shows Law Schools Altering Curriculum A new survey shows that law schools in the United States have started increasing their clinical and professionalism programs as a result of the changing economy and pressure from the media and academia. Of the schools surveyed, three-quarters of them…>read more

No Comment July 6, 2012

Law Schools Global League First International Group of Its Kind

Law Schools Global League First International Group of Its Kind Last month, the first meeting of the Law Schools Global League convened at the Tilburg University Law School, which was key in bringing the group about. Though law schools focus mostly on their own national law, this group of schools…>read more

No Comment July 5, 2012

Lack of Funding Delays UNC-Chapel Hill’s New Law School Building At Satellite Campus

Lack of Funding Delays UNC-Chapel Hill’s New Law School Building At Satellite Campus According to Jack Boger, the dean of the School of Law at UNC, $15 million had been appropriated to fund planning and infrastructure of the new law school, but Gov. Bev Perdue had withdrawn that money as soon as the…>read more

No Comment July 5, 2012

Texas A&M Purchases Law School from Texas Wesleyan University

Texas A&M Purchases Law School from Texas Wesleyan University The law school at private Texas Wesleyan University is being purchased by Texas A&M in order to establish a public law college in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The deal was announced by both schools on Tuesday after officials from Texas…>read more

No Comment July 4, 2012

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Capital Markets Counsel 3 Attorney
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Wells Fargo & Company, a diversified financial services company, is seeking an experienced capital markets Attorney to join its Law Department in its Charlotte, NC office. The individual selected...