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Summary: Although enrollment is down nationwide, law school enrollment has increased, especially at top-tier schools. Although the demand for a law degree is diminishing, tuition continues to rise at law schools nationwide. Tuition has especially risen at prestigious schools whose…>read moreNo Comment March 2, 2015
Don’t go to Yale. That is the ultimate advice former Yale Professor William Deresiewicz has given in his controversial article in the New Republic, an Ivy League publication, “Don’t Send Your Kid to the Ivy League.” Reflecting on his 20…>read moreNo Comment July 30, 2014
In patent law, to calculate the damages, companies are asked to recreate a “hypothetical” license negotiation; Samsung Electronics Co. says that Apple Inc. patent-infringement Claims of $2.19 billion are 57 times higher than what the Suwon, South Korea- based company…>read moreNo Comment April 22, 2014
Frosted Flakes, with its Tony the Tiger character, brings in more than $267 million each year for the Kellogg’s company. And Honey Nut Cheerios, with its honey-wielding “bee” rakes in more than $357 million annually for General Mills. According to…>read moreNo Comment April 4, 2014
Western New England University School of Law is one of the 18 schools where enrollment has dropped by 30 percent or more, plummeting to 33.3 percent since the 2010-2011 academic year. Western New England University is a private university in…>read moreNo Comment February 20, 2014
Officials at Yale University confirmed someone calling and reporting a gunman on campus ordered students to “shelter in place” as the possible suspect is searched for. Posts on the universities web site read that “There are confirmed reports of a…>read more1 Comment November 25, 2013
It appears that law schools are hiring people exactly like themselves. It would be ideal for law schools to employ a variety of people, but the elite are hiring the elite, according to Inside Higher Ed. Prestigious graduates are more…>read moreNo Comment November 14, 2013
The annual list of top law schools from US News & World Report is out, and the only major surprise this year is the way it was formatted. Rather than stop the numerical ranking of schools at 100 followed by…>read moreNo Comment March 16, 2011
S. Hazard Gillespie, who has been a prominent attorney in Davis Polk & Wardwell and was formerly a U.S. attorney, passed away on Monday at the age of 100. According to his wife, Adelma Park, he died from pancreatic cancer.…>read moreNo Comment March 9, 2011
Stanford Law School was again ranked third on the U.S. News & World Report’s list of top law school’s this year, but Dean Larry Kramer has his sights firmly set on the top spot, according to a report out Tuesday…>read moreNo Comment July 27, 2010
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