"Abstracts to articles, faculty discussion, posting syllabi for classes and more."
Legal Ethics Forum
This blawg discusses recent court decisions and news stories related to legal ethics issues—lawyer advertising, attorney-client privilege, multijurisdictional practice—and follows news stories of allegations and trials related to lawyer or judicial misconduct.
"A forum for informed discussion and lively debate about international law and international relations. The Opinio Juris team of authors holds a wide range of views from across the political spectrum and brings a range of experience from their pre-academic careers in government, private legal practice and the NGO community. We encourage civil and respectful dialogue among our bloggers, readers (who may post comments), and guest-bloggers. Our goal is to be both informative and thought-provoking by fostering vigorous intellectual engagement without vitriol. The marketplace of ideas is what we make of it."
"Released in July of 2004, the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law report, "The New York State Legislative Process: An Evaluation and Blueprint for Reform," concluded that New York’s legislative bodies discourage rank-and-file lawmakers from participating fully in the legislative process and, in turn, deprive citizens of full representation in Albany. ... On this webpage, you can access our full report, review our recommendations, read the editorials, and join the campaign."
"The official blog of the Hofstra University School of Law Labor & Employment Law Journal."
Posts cover interesting cases of first impression throughout the country; the constitutionality of institutions' laws and policies; and op-eds on controversies in the news.
Virtual Library Cat’s Eye View
News, observations and from the viewpoint of Ernster, the Deane Law Library Virtual Cat at Hofstra University.