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Post date: Posted on: September 4, 2015

AP reports that Ancestry.com has digitized and uploaded the wills and probate records of nearly 100 million deceased Americans

Tags: Legal History, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: August 24, 2015

At The American Lawyer, Chris Johnson has a piece entitled "You Really Don't Want To Submit Bills Like These."  Johnson profiles some of the more col

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Legal Ethics, Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: August 6, 2015

Gimmick or the beginning of the end of the legal industry as we know it? Only time will tell...

Tags: Legal History, Legal Industry, Legal Theory, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: June 20, 2015

Professor Daniel Sokol of the University of Florida—Levin College of Law has written an article on teaching compliance in law schools.

From the abstract:

Tags: Corporations, Legal Industry, Legal Opinions
Post date: Posted on: June 15, 2015

Magna Carta was signed 800 years ago today.

We posted earlier this year on the history and significance of this pivotal document.

Tags: Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: June 15, 2015

At Bloomberg BNA Big Law Business, Christopher Gallagher suggests that law schools add practical technology courses to their curriculums:

Tags: Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: May 22, 2015

Benjamin Barton, Helen and Charles Lockett Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Tennessee, has a piece at CNN about recent trends in the legal market, and why, though bad for many individual lawyers, these tre

Tags: Legal History, Legal Industry

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