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Post date: Posted on: September 23, 2016

Small firms have always struggled to compete with large firms, who have historically enjoyed greater access to staff support and other resources.

Tags: Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: August 14, 2016

At Above the Law, Grover Cleveland gives some advice to third year law students looking to be better prepared to practice when they graduate.

Tags: Consumer Protection, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: July 29, 2016

In a podcast available on the Federalist Society website, Scott Kronland and William Messinger discuss the future of mandatory union dues after the 4-4 split per curiam decis

Tags: Agency, Constitutional Law, Labor and Employment, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: May 20, 2016

In the Harvard Business Review, Daniel Doktori and Sarah Reed, general counsel with startup company and venture capital experience, explain “Why Lawyers Make Good Early-Stage Startup Hires

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Legal Industry, Limited Liability Companies, Securities, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: May 7, 2016

We have posted many times about the problems in and facing legal education—e.g., here. But a bright spot in legal education is the University of New Hampshire School of Law (UNH Law).

Tags: Consumer Protection, Legal Industry, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: April 15, 2016

Jeremy Byellin offers some advice:

There are the obvious, lawyerly tasks like making court appearances, meeting or otherwise communicating with clients, drafting court documents, and researching.

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: March 21, 2016

Lawyers must be wary of any communication with jurors in cases the lawyers are litigating.  It is universally recognized that such contact is forbidden as it could sway or influence a juror’s decision-making, even unconsciously.  But how attenuated can such contact be and still be considered to f

Tags: Administrative Law, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Courts, Criminal Law, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Legal Theory

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