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  • Antitrust, Bar Exams, BARBRI, Ted Frank

    Signing Up For, Or Objecting To, The BAR/BRI Class Action Settlement

    Did you take a BAR/BRI bar exam review course sometime in the past five years? Or are you taking BAR/BRI now, having paid for it prior to March 21? If so, keep reading. As we recently mentioned, the deadline for joining or objecting to the proposed class action settlement in Stetson v. West Publishing Corp. […]

    31 Comments / / May 24, 2011 at 11:45 AM
  • Antitrust, Bar Exams, BARBRI, Ted Frank

    BAR/BRI Class Actions: Open Thread

    As we reported last month, it looks like Leeds Equity Partners will be acquiring BAR/BRI, the well-known bar exam preparation business, from West Publishing / Thomson Reuters. If you’ve taken a bar exam prep course, odds are that you took BAR/BRI — although there are alternatives, such as BarMax and Themis (disclosure: ATL advertisers, whom […]

    54 Comments / / May 17, 2011 at 7:10 PM
  • Bar Exams, BARBRI, Outsourcing, Technology, Westlaw

    Thomson Reuters Exploring Sale of BAR/BRI, Will Acquire Pangea3

    Hang onto your hats, your legal world is about to get rocked. At least behind the scenes. Thomson Reuters, owner of West Publishing and BAR/BRI is selling BAR/BRI. The reports have been confirmed by people who are enrolled in BAR/BRI. They all received an email from the company tonight. Above the Law obtained a copy […]

    46 Comments / / Nov 18, 2010 at 7:58 PM