The University of Nebraska College of Law was named the #1 Ideal Value Law College in the U.S. for the second year in a row! Thank you for reading with me along the journey, and thank you specifically for telling your buddies about the blog (especially buddies taking into consideration applying to law school for the Fall 2010 admission cycle). ICYMI: Harold Anthony Lloyd, Wake Forest University School of Law, is publishing Cognitive Emotion and the Law in the Law & Psychology Assessment. A prize has been established by the Society of International Financial Law (SIEL), Journal of International Economic Law (JIEL) and Oxford University Press (OUP) for the ideal essay submitted on any subject in any field of international economic law.
Parts 1 and 2 of this post examined 9 observations concerning the legal job market place: (1) layoffs (two) hiring freezes (3) spend freezes and bonus cuts (4) improved bureaucracy in lateral hiring choices (five) busy tiny firms (6) hot practice locations (7) geographical variance amongst practice areas (eight) a slow moving hiring method and (9) value of law college grades.
Needless to say this spectacle is creating waves of schadenfreude among the legal precariat , and a developing sense of dread among all but the most purblind law professors, who realize we are increasingly becoming this generation’s version of what a 50-year-old autoworker with an upper middle class salary and wonderful benefits was back when the Police had been a hot new band.
Arizona Summit Law School, Charlotte School of Law, and Western State College of Law received a zone” rating, meaning that they came precariously close to failing the gainful employment test, and need to pass at least once in the next 4 years to remain in the government’s good graces. The passage price for Mississippi’s July, 2015 bar exam was 70.two%. For 2014, MC Law reported an average college pass rate of 72%, which is under the new requirement. CSL is the country’s very first accredited law school to lose access to student loans and other money administered by the U.S. Division of Education.
Pace University announced these days that its law college has been renamed the Elisabeth Haub College of Law in recognition of its extended-standing partnership with the family members of the late Elisabeth Haub, a tireless environmental advocate and philanthropist, and a generous donation from the Haub loved ones. But for all the significance of prescription in the creation of international geopolitical order, no genealogy of the idea has emerged from historical or legal scholarship.