Education Law

Education Law

ADA suit says school district fails children living with violence, loss and poverty

Question of the Week

Should school standardized testing be required by law?

Media & Communications Law

UVa official sues Rolling Stone, says she was ‘chief villain’ in retracted rape article

Legal Education

ABA committee wants to end use of alternative law school admission tests

Careers

Good news for new lawyers: Fewer grads mean better job prospects, report shows

Education Law

Masked gunman in surprise ‘active shooter’ school drill traumatized teacher, federal lawsuit says

Privacy Law

8th grader charged with cybercrime says he only intended to annoy his teacher

Attorney Fees

Legal costs exceed $100 per student at some public schools; $23 is billed for lawyer’s phone message

Religious Law

Yoga classes in public schools don’t amount to religious instruction, appeals court says

Trials & Litigation

Stop efforts to close Sweet Briar, lawsuits by county attorney and alumna urge Virginia court

Criminal Justice

Inmates respond to philosophy prof’s moral exploration of ancient play

Education Law

Grads call for Sweet Briar leaders to resign, citing fiduciary duties and claimed charity-law issue

Education Law

In response to upsurge in review requests, Yale Law School is deleting admission evaluation records

Trials & Litigation

Ex-client sues law firm, says it withheld ‘fugly’ assessment of $12M case while billing $1.3M

Trials & Litigation

Ex-president sues Penn State and Louis Freeh over published report of Sandusky investigation

Trials & Litigation

Families of some Sandy Hook victims file suit against estate of shooter’s mom and town

Law Schools

Dean Chemerinsky ‘very proud’ as UC-Irvine law school debuts at No. 30 in US News rankings

Legislation & Lobbying

Obama takes steps to allow more student loans to be discharged during bankruptcy

First Amendment

2 students are expelled over racist frat video; is ouster a First Amendment violation?

Education Law

Sweet Briar grads retain Troutman Sanders, launch crowdfunding campaign to save school