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Post date: Posted on: April 13, 2016

At the Washington Post, Clay Conrad writes on the history of jury nullification in a piece entitled "History is clear: Juries were supp

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Comparative Law, Courts, Criminal Law
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 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 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
Post date: Posted on: November 10, 2015

Tamika Montgomery-Reeves as been confirmed by the Delaware Senate to serve as a Vice Chancellor on the Delaware Court of Chancery.

Tags: Courts, Equity / Chancery, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: October 5, 2015

Business Journal reports that Laureate Education Inc., a privately held company based in Baltimore, filed on Fri

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Securities, Social Entrepreneurship
Post date: Posted on: September 16, 2015

The business and legal worlds have evolved rapidly in the last twenty years. Email, internet access, and online research tools, once novelties, are now considered the most basic of necessities.

Tags: Legal History, Legal Industry, Technology & Law