567 ABA Journal articles on Legal Education.
On Thursday, Arizona Summit Law School was the third InfiLaw school to sue the American Bar Association in a month, arguing that due process rights were violated before and after the 2017 decision to put the for-profit school on probation.
May 24, 2018 5:17 PM CDT
The days of attending bar review classes in person are waning, say law school deans, and recent graduates preparing for the bar now do a great deal of studying on smartphones with offerings like streamed lectures, flashcard apps and even YouTube songs devoted to thinking through statutes and case law.
May 22, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
Continuing a downward trend in recent years, the overall pass rate for February's California state bar exam was 27.3 percent, according to a State Bar of California press release
May 21, 2018 1:35 PM CDT
Seven female professors at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law will receive back pay, compensatory damages and compensation increases stemming from an equal pay lawsuit brought in 2016
by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
May 17, 2018 4:49 PM CDT
After an outcry that law schools, not students, should be responsible for asking law firms about mandatory arbitration agreements and nondisclosure provisions for summer associates, 14 of the country’s top law schools this week asked that firms participating in campus recruiting disclose such policies in a new survey.
May 17, 2018 7:10 AM CDT
Following the Florida Coastal School of Law lawsuit filed against the American Bar Association last week, another InfiLaw school, the now-shuttered Charlotte School of Law, has sued the organization, arguing the ABA violated the law school's due process rights when it placed the law school on probation in November 2016.
May 15, 2018 6:31 PM CDT
Martha and Bruce Karsh, a couple who met at the University of Virginia School of Law, will donate $43.9 million to their alma mater.
May 14, 2018 11:35 AM CDT
A proposed revision to remove an admission test requirement for accredited law schools was approved Friday by the council of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar—as was a plan to reorganize the section.
May 11, 2018 1:19 PM CDT
Florida Coastal School of Law, which the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar has found to be out compliance with various standards regarding admissions and academic support, filed a federal court lawsuit against the organization Thursday, alleging that the ABA's accreditation finding violated the school’s due process rights.
May 10, 2018 2:57 PM CDT
A former professor and former student from the Charlotte School of Law have sued the ABA, accusing it of negligence in accrediting the school.
May 10, 2018 11:45 AM CDT
A judge in Washington state who sought a restraining order against his neighbor’s urinating cat was able to get court records sealed in the case.
May 3, 2018 11:44 AM CDT
Law schools and lawyers must change the way they operate in a brave new world driven by data, technological change, and process management.
May 2, 2018 4:00 PM CDT
Following recommendations to bring younger voices to the council of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, the group has nominated Daniel R. Thies, a Sidley Austin associate, to a three-year term.
May 2, 2018 2:00 PM CDT
Two officials with the Center for Constitutional Rights say that on Sunday they were interrogated and denied entry into Israel for a fact-finding tour with U.S. human rights leaders.
May 2, 2018 11:07 AM CDT
Book research shouldn’t be superseded by online research. Yet university libraries are unloading millions of unread volumes.
May 1, 2018 1:20 AM CDT
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