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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

Couple, Both Lawyers, Arrested for Conspiracy

Couple, Both Lawyers, Arrested for Conspiracy A volunteer for an elementary school in Irvine and her family have been through some troubling times ever since the volunteer was taken into custody by police after she was wrongly accused of using illegal drugs. The accusations were part…>read more

No Comment August 14, 2012

Judge from Oregon Offers Law School Rant in Case Opinion

Judge from Oregon Offers Law School Rant in Case Opinion In an opinion issued on March 5, a U.S. District Court of Oregon judge, Ann Aiken, had extremely harsh words for the higher education system of the U.S. Aiken’s opinion ripped apart the law schools in the country for putting…>read more

No Comment August 13, 2012

Study Proves Diverse Student Body is Beneficial to Law Students

Study Proves Diverse Student Body is Beneficial to Law Students A research study, performed over a 10-year period, included UNC-Chapel Hill professors and determined that a diverse law student body offers many advantages to law schools. Those advantages include education benefits for the institution, society and the student body, according…>read more

No Comment August 10, 2012

The Aftermath of ABA Standard 509: Law Schools Scramble to Revise Debt Data

The Aftermath of ABA Standard 509: Law Schools Scramble to Revise Debt Data Following the ABA’s adoption of the “Standard 509” on Monday that requires law schools to disclose more consumer information on their websites under new changes made to accreditation standards, there has been a scramble to rectify previously supplied data which…>read more

No Comment August 10, 2012

Faculty Hired at Indiana Tech Law School

Faculty Hired at Indiana Tech Law School The very first faculty members have been hired at Indiana Tech Law School, which is scheduled to open in the fall of 2013. The first employees hired by the law school are André Douglas Pond Cummings, Victoria Duke, Guadalupe Luna,…>read more

No Comment August 9, 2012

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