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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
Post date: Posted on: January 30, 2016

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,

Tags: Consumer Protection, Legal Industry, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: January 16, 2016

In a post argument SCOTUScast available on the Federalist Society website, Professor Richard Epstein discusses the case of

Tags: Agency, Constitutional Law, Labor and Employment, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: January 6, 2016

At Salon, Richard Posner has thoughts on law school, and how to fix it:

Tags: Legal Industry, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: December 30, 2015

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

Tags: Intellectual Property, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: December 21, 2015

Can robots be lawyers? Some clients might say they wouldn’t notice the difference. 

Tags: Legal Industry, Legal Theory, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: November 19, 2015

At Above the Law, Gaston Kroub analyzes the relationship between "Biglaw" and small law firms by drawing analogies to the rise of

Tags: Legal Ethics, Legal Industry, Technology & Law