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Post date: Posted on: February 28, 2015

At the Library of Law and Liberty blog, professor John McGinnis posits that “technological shock” is the most important cause of the six year decline in law school applications:

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: February 27, 2015

Aeon Magazine reports on something that would have been considered the wildest sort of speculative fiction a few short years ago, but now is on the verge of being viable: Distributed Autonomous Corporations (DACs), 

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: January 31, 2015

The economy during the past few years has not been kind to legal education. We have noted numerous times the critiques of, cuts and trends in, and future of legal education.

Tags: Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: January 30, 2015

Business Insider analyzes a controversial and sensitive topic by utlizing a sensational and intentionally provocative headline: "Why Law School Is A Waste Of Money Unless You Get Into A Top Sc

Tags: Legal Industry
Post date: Posted on: January 30, 2015

In Stanford Social Innovation Review, Kate Cooney, Justin Koushyar, Matthew Lee, & Haskell Murray have published a study on new forms of business entities entitled "Benefit Cor

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Theory, Securities, Social Entrepreneurship
Post date: Posted on: December 12, 2014

At China Law Blog, Dan Harris writes about a disturbing feature of Chinese law whereby representatives of foreign

Tags: Business Ethics, Commercial Litigation, Comparative Law, Courts, International Law, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: December 4, 2014

Following up on yesterday's piece on the future of the legal industry, the American Thinker takes a look at

Tags: Legal Industry, Legal Theory, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: December 3, 2014

Legal Futures features excerpts and analysis of a report by Jomati Consultants stating, among other things, that advances in artificial intelligence will lead to the demise of many law firms and a complete revolutionization of

Tags: Intellectual Property, Legal Industry, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: December 2, 2014

At Above the Law, a look at the manner in which different types of law firms purchase websites and web development services, and the utility of doing so.

Tags: Legal Industry, Social Media, Technology & Law

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