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
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).
[cross-posted from bergerharris.com]
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.
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
According to Law School Transparency, a non-profit organization founded in 2009 by two Vanderbilt Law School students, now attorneys, whose mission is “to make entry to the legal profession more transparent, affordable,
In a post argument SCOTUScast available on the Federalist Society website, Professor Richard Epstein discusses the case of
At Salon, Richard Posner has thoughts on law school, and how to fix it:
At the Wall Street Journal Law Blog, Jacob Gersham notes the “copyright clash [ ] heating up between the Ivy League publishers of The Bluebook and legal activists who are preparing