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
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
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,
At Salon, Richard Posner has thoughts on law school, and how to fix it:
At the Library of Law and Liberty blog, Mark Pulliam has posted a review of George Mason University law school professor Ilya Somin’s book
Can robots be lawyers? Some clients might say they wouldn’t notice the difference.
The US Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act has been signed into law. The landmark legislation includes in relevant part: