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Alternative Rock God Decides To Be A Lawyer, Joins Biglaw Firm

Where did he go to law school and where does he now work?

26 Comments / / Dec 18, 2014 at 12:21 PM

Non-Sequiturs

Non-Sequiturs: 12.18.14

lightsaber* 3D printing and lightsabers and intellectual property. [Concurring Opinions]

* Speaking of IP law, let’s talk Santa Claus and intellectual property. [Trademark & Copyright Law Blog / Foley Hoag LLP]

* “ExamExtensionGate” stirs up conservatives, but also a lot of liberal to moderate Boomers, because… “Lazy Millennials!” Forgetting of course that law students in the 1960s did the exact same thing. But those were mostly white kids talking about Vietnam, so it’s like… different, man. [PrawfsBlawg]

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1 Comment / / Dec 18, 2014 at 5:40 PM

Morning Docket

Morning Docket: 12.18.14

Law firm profits thanks to DPW bonus matches?

Law firm profits thanks to DPW bonus matches?

* Many Biglaw firms seem to be dragging their feet to match Davis Polk’s generous bonus scale. Why’s that? According to one partner, these bonus matches have cut into his firm’s profits by about 4 percent. Yikes! [The Economist]

* Total 1L enrollment in law school is the lowest it’s been since 1973, when there were 53 fewer schools. The next step would be to reduce tuition to 1973 levels, and then no one would have any more complaints. [DealBook / New York Times]

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15 Comments / / Dec 18, 2014 at 9:01 AM

Non-Sequiturs

Non-Sequiturs: 12.17.14

Rudolph,_The_Red-Nosed_Reindeer_Marion_Books* Rudolph sues for discrimination. This is why you should always let guys play in your reindeer games. [Bolek Besser Glesius LLC]

* Congressional gridlock may call off… the Super Bowl? At least the Bears have other things to worry about than planning for the post-season. [Redline]

* Hot damn, Keith Lee. “ABA 509 Matriculant Data On All Ranked Schools.” That’s… wow. [Associate’s Mind]

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8 Comments / / Dec 17, 2014 at 5:30 PM

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