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Post date: Posted on: January 3, 2014

Last week, we reported the passing of law and economics pioneer Walter Oi.

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal History, Legal Industry, Professional News
Post date: Posted on: January 2, 2014

At the National Law Journal, Karen Sloan covers major legal education trends of 2013.

Tags: Legal Industry, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: December 19, 2013

Delaware Law Weekly has an interview with the Delaware Supreme Court's former Chief Justice Myron Steele, who retired from the bench last month.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Comparative Law, Contracts, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Industry, Legal Theory, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions
Post date: Posted on: December 16, 2013

The Fraser Institute has issued its 2013 report on economic freedom in North America. Very interesting methodology and some surprising (and not-so-surprising) results.

Tags: Administrative Law, Commerce, Comparative Law, Courts, International Law, Labor and Employment, Law & Economics, Legal Industry, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: October 30, 2013

A Rhode Island attorney has been censured after his following a client's instructions facilitated the illegal transfer of funds to offshore accounts.

Tags: Business Ethics, Consumer Protection, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: October 3, 2013

Last week, Brian Gottesman noted that has series of free webinars that can be viewed online, including “Someone Online Hates You,” which focuses on lawyers and their compliance with ethi

Tags: Business Ethics, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Social Media, Technology & Law