May 21, 2013

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Are Law Schools Neglecting Half of the Brain?
Wall Street Journal
The notion that law schools should teach more practical skills and hands-on training is in vogue these days. But Paula A. Franzese, a property and government ethics professor at Seton Hall University School of Law, thinks that the theory v. practice ...
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Law Schools Target New Students To Fleece
Above the Law
I like to say that law school is a great idea if you want to be a lawyer. If you don't know what to do, it's a pretty bad idea. If you know specifically that you don't want to be a lawyer, going to law school is an atrocious idea. Jesus, you don't see ...
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Geu Named Law School Dean
Yankton Daily Press
VERMILLION — The University of South Dakota School of Law has announced that Thomas Earl Geu has been named dean of the School of Law. Appointed interim dean of the School of Law in 2011, Geu came to USD in 1989 as a professor of law.
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Law School Teaching Awards
UPENN Almanac
Rock Edward B. Rock , L'83, the Saul A. Fox Distinguished Professor of Business Law, joined the Law School faculty in 1989. He teaches courses in Corporations, Mergers & Acquisitions, Regulation of Financial Institutions, and Corporate Governance.
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Data Center: One in six recent California law school grads can't find jobs
Fresno Bee
The job market for California law school graduates remains brutal, even as law school tuition rises to new heights. About 16 percent of 2012 graduates from California law schools were unemployed and looking for work nine months after graduation ...
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University of Maryland law school means business - BmoreMedia
Law professor Daniel S. Goldberg takes a moment to chat in his faculty conference room before he begins his scheduled classes at the University of Maryland. He outstretches his hand, carrying a ceramic coffee mug bearing the logo East Coast Coffee Co.
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KU Law targets smaller classes now and in future
Kansas City Business Journal
The University of Kansas School of Law will have a significantly smaller incoming class this fall — and in future years for the foreseeable future. Faced with dwindling applications, law schools across the country either are slashing class sizes or ...
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Ask Stacy: Should I Lend My Granddaughter Money for Law School?
Money Talks News (blog)
At dinner the other night, friends were talking about their daughter in law school. She was complaining that interest on the money she needed to borrow for the coming year would be 7 percent. Her dad said, "Talk to Grandpa. He'll lend you the money for ...
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Q&A: New Stanford professor Phillip Malone on IP and innovation
Thomson Reuters News & Insight
Law school clinics are traditionally designed to allow students to represent clients under the supervision of professors or practicing attorneys. Prior to joining academia, Malone was a longtime attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice. He worked ...
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Interim dean takes permanent role at USD Law School
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
VERMILLION – Thomas Earl Geu has been named dean of the School of Law at the University of South Dakota. Geu was appointed interim dean at the school in 2011. He came to USD in 1989 as a professor of law. Geu is an elected member of the American ...
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The Foreclosure Defense Team at the McCann Law Group LLP dba Consumer ...
During law school, Seabre worked as an intern at the State Attorney's office. Before being admitted to the Florida Bar, she worked in third party debt collection and consumer law. Upon becoming a member of the Florida Bar, she returned to New York ...
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Delhi HC judge releases Hindi version of book on "Legal Language, Legal ...
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), May 21 (ANI): Delhi High Court judge Mr. Justice Sudershan Kumar Misra on Tuesday released the Hindi version of a book titled "Legal Language, Legal Vocabulary and Legal Writing" authored by Amity Law School Professor Dr.
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Is Stanford Law the New Vortex of Legal Technology? -
Now, Stanford Law School is getting in on the action. In the last four years, the school has become a hotbed of entrepreneurship in the field of legal technology. Since 2009, at least five startups have spun out of the school. The first was Lex Machina ...
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Holocaust survivor to give talk at UNH School of Law
Concord Monitor
Although the primary purpose of her visit is the Wallenberg talk at the law school, Butter was quickly on board when asked to speak with Concord High students, said Jonathan Lax, president of the University of Michigan Club of New Hampshire. "She's a ...
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Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor joins Yale's 312th commencement ...
New Haven Register
Sotomayor, a 1979 Yale Law School graduate, received an honorary degree at the ceremony, as did the founder of Federal Express, Google's chief Internet evangelist and, in a surprise move, Levin himself. "It is always wonderful to be back," Sotomayor ...
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On the Move: Higgins Snyder wins award
Utica Observer Dispatch
The award recognizes female lawyers and is named in honor of Kate Stoneman, the first woman admitted to practice law in New York State and the first female graduate of Albany Law School in 1898. Theresa Higgins Snyder of Cosentino Snyder & Quinn ...
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Students take on a new role
The New Indian Express
The CMR Law School conducted its sixth graduation ceremony recently in the presence of Padmashree Prof Dr NR Madhava Menon, who is also the honorary professor and IBA Chair on Continuing Legal Education, NLSIU, Bangalore and founding Vice ...
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NIU College of Law Expands Certificate Programs to Include Business and ...
Chicago Tribune
NIU Law's new Business and International Law certificate programs will go into effect for students in the graduating class of 2015, who are now in their first year of law school. Law students who successfully complete the requirements of a certificate ...
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City High School Celebrates After President Obama Highlights Grad
CBS Local
By age 14, he was in the foster care system and today, he is graduating Phy Beta Kappa on his way to Harvard Law School," Obama said. It's a proud moment at Baltimore City College, where Shelton was class president and graduated with honors in 2009.
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Should We Let Wunderkinds Drop out of High School?
ABC News
Some folks in Silicon Valley and elsewhere say a conventional education can't possibly give kids with outsize talents what they need. Others, like Vivek Wadhwa, a fellow at Stanford Law School who teaches and advises startup companies, say dropping out ...
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UC Irvine School of Law graduates second class
OCRegister (subscription)
Eighty-five students graduated from UC Irvine's School of Law in an outdoor ceremony held on campus in Aldrich Park on May 11. The class of 2013 was the second class to graduate from one of the newest and most high-profile law schools in the country.
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Mary Lawrence to be honored with Burton Award
Lawrence played a vital role in the inception of a legal research/writing program at the law school, creating one with a major focus on legal analysis and emphasis on statutes and agency regulations. It's one of the reasons that Lawrence, professor ...
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Cyber risks for those with heads in the cloud - Science News
But like all technologies of this nature you need to be careful when using them," says Mr Wilson, who is Co-Director of the Technology Regulation and Information Policy Research Group at the University of Adelaide Law School. "Security of data and ...
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Legal aid: Solicitors on government court proposals
BBC News
... right for defendants to choose who represents them in court. Sunday Politics West Midlands reporter Elizabeth Glinka went to Birmingham City University's law school to cross-examine some witnesses and hear how the changes could affect the profession.
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The Practice: What Makes You More Money, The Past or The Future?
Above the Law
Two factions of the legal profession seem louder than the others — those wallowing in the past, the ones spending their days blaming their law schools for forcing them to attend based on the promises of wealth and happiness, and those predicting the ...
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White Plains School Board Election is Uncontested
Norris, 54, a personal injury lawyer, has served on the board since 2007 and has lived in the city since 1987. Both of his children are White Plains High School graduates. He graduated from SUNY Stony Book and has a law degree from New York Law School ...
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University confers 3084 degrees at 312th Commencement
Yale Daily News (blog)
Students from each graduate and professional school then received degrees from Levin when their respective deans took to the stage. The groups all reacted differently — Law School students started cheering, "YLS! YLS!" while members of the School of ...
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Fil-Canadian appointed judge of Ontario Superior Court
GMA News
The DFA said Coroza earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor Law School in 1995, and was admitted to the Bar of Ontario in 1997. Coroza completed a Master of Laws degree at Osgoode Hall Law School in 2003. Coroza started ...
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Kennewick attorney George Fearing named appeals court judge
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
Kennewick — Twenty-two years later, George Fearing is following in the footsteps of his former law partner. Fearing was a junior in law school at the University of Washington in 1981 when attorney Dennis Sweeney offered him a summer internship with a ...
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New Haven Latinos Running For Office, Hoping To Ride Latino Voter Wave
Fox News Latino
Henry Fernandez, a graduate of both Harvard College and Yale Law School, is seeking the Democratic nomination for mayor in this November's elections. Sergio Rodriguez, who sits on the board of Aldermen, is seeking to be New Haven's first Latino City ...
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Chilvers and Fang engaged to marry in September
Wicked Local- Weston
The future bride graduated from The Winsor School in Boston, and received her bachelor of arts degree (magna cum laude) in American history and French studies from the University of Pennsylvania. She graduates from Fordham Law School in May.
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Young moving on: Attorney heads for new career in education - Globe Gazette
Mason City Globe Gazette
MASON CITY — Years ago, Mark Young taught high school social studies. Then, he left the profession to become a lawyer. After years of practicing family law, he now wants to return to being an educator — this time in an administrator's post. Through ...
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Former Yankton Attorney Named US Judge
Yankton Daily Press
Ridgway, who grew up in Charles Mix County, is a 1978 graduate of Yankton College and a 1981 graduate of the University of Notre Dame Law School. He practiced law in Yankton for nearly 17 years. The Honorable William Jay Riley, Chief Judge of the U.S. ...
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Legal Creative Gets Boost from Fundraiser
Bayer compared it to a "law school for artists." She said the organization is needed because the local arts community is growing and becoming more economically viable. Bayer said one thing she has noticed in her private practice is that a lot of her ...
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Attorney Hega back home in Charleroi where he belongs
Hega, 37, currently practices family law at Duronio & Hega Law Office, 1002 McKean Ave., Charleroi. He resides in Fallowfield Township with his wife, Stephanie, and daughter. Hega grew up near the Charleroi Area high school campus, where he starred in ...
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Retiring justice accuses colleague of botching legal analysis
Globe and Mail
Last year, he aimed another shot across the bow of a colleague at a legal conference hosted by York University's Osgoode Hall Law School. In a speech that went unreported at the time, Justice Fish appeared to take on Justice Moldaver over a ...
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Suit filed in Blytheville school-choice exemption
San Francisco Chronicle
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A group of parents and grandparents is suing the Blytheville School District, claiming it wrongfully denied their children's applications to transfer elsewhere under the state's school choice law. The law, approved this year ...
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W.Va. gets reprieve from No Child Left Behind law
Marietta Times
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia won limited freedom Monday from the federal education law known as No Child Left Behind, gaining approval of its own method for identifying struggling schools and then devoting resources to improve them. Gov.
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Blogs4 new results for Law School
Youngest African-American Set to Graduate Harvard Law School ...
By Evette Dionne
Cortlan Wickliff, 22, is graduating from Harvard Law School on May 30. When he crosses the stage and receives his Juris Doctorate, Wickliff will be the you.
Clutch Magazine
Brian Leiter's Law School Reports: Lateral hires with tenure, 2012-13
By Brian Leiter
MOVING TO FRONT--ORIGIINALLY POSTED AUGUST 27, 2012--UPDATED These faculty haved accepted appointments with tenure that will begin in 2013: Howard Abrams (tax) from Emory University...
Brian Leiter's Law School Reports
Skeptical Scalpel: Law schools start firms in order to employ their ...
By Skeptical Scalpel
The New York Times reports that law schools in the US, smarting from the collapse of the job market for lawyers, are establishing law firms so they can hire their graduates and give them something to do. Regarding such a scheme in Arizona, ...
Skeptical Scalpel
A possible law school examination "short answer" question on ...
By Kevin C. Walsh
A possible law school examination "short answer" question on Brown v. Board. May 21, 2013 by Kevin C. Walsh. A fourth-grade class in Chesterfield County, Virginia was recently asked the following multiple-choice question on a history test: ...

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2013 Notre Dame Law School Commencement Awards // News ...
Sarah Elizabeth Burch. Clearwater, Kansas Summa Cum Laude Notre Dame Law School Client Counseling Award and The Dean Joseph O'Meara Award ...
LMU graduates first law school class » Knoxville News Sentinel
The long and arduous journey for 77 students will culminate today when members of the inaugural class of the Duncan School of Law at Lincoln Memorial ...
Brooklyn Law School Creates the First Accelerated 2-Year J.D. ...
Last night the Board of Trustees of Brooklyn Law School ("BLS") approved an accelerated 2-year J.D. program beginning in summer 2014. With the creation of ...

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