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Columbia Law School Appoints New Dean

Introduction Columbia University has announced the appointment of Daniel Abebe, a University of Chicago law professor, as the new dean…

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‘Robot Lawyer’ DoNotPay Settles Lawsuit Over Unauthorized Practice

DoNotPay, the popular legal chatbot, has settled a lawsuit accusing it of unauthorized legal practice and providing inadequate services. The…

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Oregon’s Alternative Pathway to the Bar Gains Popularity

Oregon's innovative Supervised Practice Portfolio Examination (SPPE) is quickly becoming a favored route for law graduates aiming to join the…

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House Committee Advances Bill to Prevent College Athletes from Being Classified as Employees

A significant legislative development has emerged in the realm of college sports. The House Education and the Workforce Committee recently…

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Legal Precedent and DEI Initiatives: Navigating the Complex Terrain of Civil Rights

Invoking the First Amendment to defend initiatives aimed at boosting workplace diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) has the potential to…

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Apple Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Alleged Gender Pay Gap

A proposed class action lawsuit has been filed against Apple Inc. in San Francisco, accusing the company of gender-based pay…

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Expansion of JD-Next Admissions Program

The American Bar Association (ABA) has recently granted permission to five additional law schools to utilize the alternative admissions program,…

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Yale Law Study Highlights Key Factors for Law Firm Selection

Culture Dominates Yale Law Students' Preferences in Law Firm Selection Culture is the most significant factor for Yale Law School…

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UC Berkeley Seeks Dismissal of Antisemitism Lawsuit for Second Time

Introduction The University of California at Berkeley has once again requested a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit alleging campus…

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New Overtime Policy Boosts Pay for Millions of Salaried Workers: What You Need to Know

The Labor Department has unveiled a significant change to the federally mandated overtime policy, promising extensive pay reforms for salaried…

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The Shifting Influence of U.S. News Law School Rankings

Historically, the U.S. News & World Report law school rankings were crucial for law schools' reputations and student enrollments. According…

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Federal Appeals Court Rules on Massachusetts School’s Dress Code Policy

Background and Court Decision A federal appeals court has ruled that a Massachusetts public middle school did not infringe on…

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