school of law

Law Professors, Law Schools

‘Everyone Should Go To Law School’ Poster Child Goes Full Tilt

The current model overcharges students at all levels and graduates many who can't find jobs. Read more »
30 Comments / / May 1, 2015 at 3:47 PM
  • Goldman Sachs

    Crime, Technology

    Stupid Prosecution Devolves Into Jury Room Food Fight

    Sergey Aleynikov gets a verdict after a missing slice of avocado, a blood test, and a food poisoning conspiracy theory nearly trigger a mistrial.

    23 Comments / / May 4, 2015 at 11:40 AM
  • Haste

    Biglaw, In-House Counsel, Partner Issues

    When A Partner Leaves, Will Clients Follow?

    In-house columnist Mark Herrmann shares his thoughts on this important question.

    10 Comments / / May 4, 2015 at 10:51 AM
  • US china flags

    China, Intellectual Property

    Giving Your IP To China

    Countless American companies give away all rights to their designs in return for saving money on product development and an appropriate Product Development Agreement. Chinese manufacturers are all too happy to oblige.

    / May 4, 2015 at 10:07 AM
  • Marilyn J. Mosby (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty)

    Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 05.04.15

    Marilyn J. Mosby (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty)

    Marilyn J. Mosby (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty)

    * This past Friday, Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby dropped the gavel on the police officers who were allegedly involved in the death of Freddie Gray. Here are seven interesting facts you need to know about this “certified badass.” [New York Magazine]

    * Which law school placed the most graduates from the class of 2014 into full-time, long-term jobs where bar passage was required that weren’t school-funded? Stop. Before you say Columbia Law, you’re wrong for the first time in years. [National Law Journal]

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    * This past Friday, Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby dropped the gavel on the police officers who were allegedly involved in the death of Freddie Gray. Here are seven interesting facts you need to know about this “certified badass.” [New York Magazine]

    * Which law school placed the most graduates from the class of 2014 into full-time, long-term jobs where bar passage was required that weren’t school-funded? Stop. Before you say Columbia Law, you’re wrong for the first time in years. [National Law Journal]

    * Indiana Tech, the little law school that couldn’t, just failed to receive accreditation from the American Bar Association on its first try. Not to worry, because law school officials say this is just a “minor setback” for all 59 of its students. ::sad trombone:: [News-Sentinel]

    * “You are not doing that here.” Tough titty: Kelly Noe, one of the Ohio women challenging the same-sex marriage ban in her state before the Supreme Court, was yelled at by a security guard for breastfeeding her baby outside the high court. [Cincinnati Enquirer]

    * If you’re hoping to register a “smutty” or “immoral” trademark, then you may be able to get what you want if this Federal Circuit opinion comes down your way. We’ll soon see if a ban on these offensive trademarks violates the First Amendment. [Corporate Counsel]

    29 Comments / / May 4, 2015 at 8:58 AM