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Necessity being the mother of invention, law schools have considered how their enrollment is down 15 percent these last two years (according to the American Bar Association,) and come up with the solution that they will start offering master’s degrees.…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 111 May 20, 2013
A student of Wake Forest University School of Law has filed a complaint against his school, alleging that he was defamed via a letter from one of the institution’s deans. Daniel Skinner has filed a defamation lawsuit against the school,…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 204 May 17, 2013
In a report released on Thursday, the New Jersey Courts’ Working Group on the Proposed Preadmission Pro Bono Requirement, created by New Jersey Chief Justice Stuart Rabner, recommended a rule requiring those seeking admission to the New Jersey bar to…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 136 May 16, 2013
Though U.S. News and World Report’s top ranking law schools may be perceived to be among the country’s best, there is one important factor in which they are all lacking: staff diversity. Lawyers of Color magazine released their own rankings…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 265 May 16, 2013
As student debt climbs and legal employment for recent grads withers, universities across the country are working on innovative ways to insure that recent graduates have jobs, or, at the very least, get their J.D.s quickly and inexpensively. New concepts…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 251 May 15, 2013
It is very common for law school faculty members to make the leap into government positions, and Birmingham School of Law Dean James Bushnell may be the latest to make that transition. Though he has not been confirmed for the…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 80 May 15, 2013
Veterans have a problem that law schools could aid. Around 825,000 applications for disability compensation are backlogged, waiting more than 125 days for the VA to decide if they should receive disability. Sen. Mark Warner is suggesting to his fellow…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 190 May 14, 2013
Early in May, the University of San Francisco School of Law appointed John Trasvina, the Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, as the law school’s new dean. This…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 171 May 14, 2013
The University Of Georgia School of Law named Lonnie T. Brown Jr. as the new Associate Dean of Academic Affairs. Brown joined the faculty in 2002, and will be replacing Paul M. Kurtz, who is retiring. His new role at…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 218 May 13, 2013
With law being one of the most notoriously elite-based professions, law school rankings are closely watched each year by law students, attorneys, and law firms alike – to say nothing of the law schools. The QS World University recently released…>read moreNo Comment View Count: 519 May 10, 2013
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