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Post date: Posted on: May 7, 2016

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).

Tags: Consumer Protection, Legal Industry, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: April 23, 2016

In a short video on the Federalist Society website, Professor Gregory McNeal—an expert on drones and topics related to security, technology, and crime—discusses drones and property rights, and a

Tags: Criminal Law, Legal Theory, Real Estate / Real Property, Technology & Law
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: March 18, 2016

In a cross-post on the Volokh Conspiracy and Foundation for Economic Education websites, Eugene Volokh briefly analyzes a jury nullification bill that was passed by th

Tags: Constitutional Law, Courts, Criminal Law, Evidence, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: February 23, 2016

At LeClairRyan's Estate Conflicts blog, Will Sleeth has a fun feature analyzing [SPOILER ALERT] the estate of Han Solo, per the events in 

Tags: Legal Theory, Trust Law, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: February 4, 2016

(Note: the following is adapted from materials prepared for Litigating the Business Divorce (BNA, forthcoming 2016), co-edited and co-authored by Brian Gottesman, and materials prepared by Michelle Quinn and Brian Gottesman for their

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Transactions, Comparative Law, Contracts, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Legal Opinions, Legal Theory, Legislation, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Partnerships
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

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