Law Professors

Death Penalty

Hundreds of attorneys petition top Texas court over law prof’s 1-year suspension from pro bono work

Law Schools

Buyouts offered to tenured faculty at embattled Charleston School of Law

Careers

25% of Ohio’s 2010 bar admittees aren’t practicing law; some work in pest control, lingerie sales

Business of Law

Study: Not only law school prestige but proximity points graduates to BigLaw partnership

Legal History

Righting a ‘grievous wrong,’ California justices grant posthumous law license to Chinese immigrant

Law Schools

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

Careers

Why time law school? Value of law degree drops only $30K in bad vs. good economy, study says

Law Schools

ABA committee to consider changes in reporting of law school entering class credentials

Law Schools

Harvard, Northwestern help Qatar open law school that will award a JD degree

Business of Law

Law school clinics join to help battle patent trolls

Law Schools

Law school consumer data now available for comparative purposes

Appellate Practice

Are longer appeals briefs better? Much ink is spilled over proposed 1,500-word cut in length limit

Legal Education

ABA committee seeks more detailed data on law school attrition

Law Schools

Once rivals, two Minnesota law schools announce plans to merge

Law Schools

Should laptops be banned in law school? Comprehension suffers from verbatim notes, law prof says

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court’s ‘shadow docket’ would benefit from greater transparency, op-ed says

Law Professors

Former law dean allegedly offered to pay $100 for sex acts, arrest affidavit says

Judiciary

Lawyers are more liberal than general population, study finds; what about judges?

Opening Statements

New project rewrites SCOTUS opinions from a feminist perspective

Solos & Small Firms

Young lawyers take flight after incubator programs