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    Biglaw, Celebrities, Law Schools

    Pics Of A Celebrity Arrest And Other Diversions From Your Friday Workload

    It’s time for another roundup of funny stuff on the legally-themed Internet.

    5 Comments / / Jan 24, 2014 at 1:03 PM
  • Unknown-RF

    Biglaw, Blog Wars, Blogging, Law Professors

    Teaching Brian Leiter About The Internet

    The cantankerous professor replied to our effort to set the record straight about our traffic. His reply was… not very good.

    23 Comments / / Dec 27, 2013 at 5:02 PM
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    Biglaw, Law Schools, Pictures, Public Interest

    Let’s Waste Some Time On A Friday!

    A roundup of funny legal stuff from around the Internet to help you burn away the last few hours of Friday.

    7 Comments / / Dec 6, 2013 at 2:21 PM
  • Joan_Holloway_Wiki

    Blogging, Crime, Non-Sequiturs, Paralegals, Secretaries / Administrative Assistants, Television

    Non-Sequiturs: 04.24.13

    Happy Administrative Professionals’ Day! While we focus a lot on lawyers, judges, and law schools around here, I wanted to take this opportunity to appreciate our legal staff audience — the legal secretaries, paralegals, clerks, recruiters, office managers, word processors, receptionists, and everyone else affiliated with the legal practice other than the J.D. crowd. Not only do you do great work, but you also help keep this site running with your anonymous tips. Keep ‘em coming! [Above the Law]

    * Why yes, I do want a Tumblr of GIFs about public defenders. [What the Public Defender]

    * A mega-retailer with a reputation for ruthlessly destroying its competitors makes life difficult for anyone who has to subpoena them? No! [Associate’s Mind]

    * UVA College Republicans see a massive infringement of student rights in the administration’s decision that fraternities conclude pledging early as an anti-hazing measure. Republicans: Protecting your God-given right to create a naked pyramid since Abu Ghraib. [Cavalier Daily]

    * “The Blogger as Public Intellectual.” See, we’re a lot more than dick jokes about law firms, people. [PrawfsBlawg]

    * Of all the reasons to lock your cell phone, “To Avoid Arrest” is one of them. [Legal Juice]

    * Biglaw explained: Clinical depression is contagious. [Law and More]

    * SJL Attorney Search has acquired The Shannon Group, a Washington, D.C.-based career transition, coaching and talent development firm. [SJL Shannon Press Release via Wall Street Journal]

    * Arrested Development is coming back soon! Check out this infographic that tells you which Arrested Development character you are. To the surprise of no one, I’m Lucille. Unfortunately, Barry Zuckercorn, Maggie Lizer, and Bob Loblaw aren’t options. [OK Gorgeous]

    2 Comments / / Apr 24, 2013 at 5:01 PM

    Law Schools, Rankings, U.S. News

    What Would a More Relevant Law School Ranking Look Like? You Tell Us

    What would a more relevant law firm rankings methodology look like?

    62 Comments / / Mar 19, 2013 at 3:25 PM