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Increase in US Law Firms Hiring UK Lawyers
April 20, 2018
There's a hiring boom in the US for lawyers from the UK. Let's take a closer look at the trend.

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Netflix Documentary Inspires Law Coursework
April 10, 2018
The Netflix documentary, "Making a Murderer," is giving some law students in Utah insight into ethics, DNA, juvenile rights, and other legal issues. Let's take a closer look.

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Is There a Secret to Law Firm Diversity?
March 27, 2018
While diversity is the imperative in the legal sector, it often remains elusive. However, some midsize law firms have had more success than others when it comes to diversity-minded programming. Here’s a closer look at their “secrets."

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Law Students Brainstorm Tech Solutions for Law
March 20, 2018
Last month, the first global law school hackathon revealed some truly innovative etch strategies for lawyers. Let's take a closer look at how lawyers use technology to solve legal problems.

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Gallup Poll Asks: Are Law Degrees Worth It?
March 13, 2018
The results of a recent Gallup poll offer new insights into how professional school graduates view the value of their education. How did law degrees stack up, and what does it mean? Here’s a closer look.

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What is Due Process?
March 6, 2018
Innocent until proven guilty, right? In theory, that's how the justice system works and that process of innocent until proven guilty has a name. It's "due process." Let's take a closer look at how we define this term.

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How is the Outlook for Aspiring Summer Law Associates?
February 27, 2018
Law firms with more than 700 lawyers hired fewer summer associates in 2017, according to new data from the National Association for Law Placement (NALP). Not only was it more difficult for law associate to land jobs last summer, but the numbers also revealed the first drop in summer associate hiring...

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UK Students Charged With Sky High Penalty Rates On Their Loans
February 19, 2018
Students in the UK who have taken out a student loan since 2012 face high interest rates on their loans. Find out what you need to know--and what the UK is doing to correct the problem.

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What is Boosting Interest in Law Studies in the US?
February 13, 2018
While law school applications have been trending downward for the past few years, a recent report from the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) reveals a significant uptick in interest during the 2018-2019 admissions cycle. While several factors are responsible for the reversal, experts say increased...

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Singapore to Send Lawyers Abroad
February 5, 2018
A new program will launch lawyers from Singapore onto the international stage by offering opportunities to network. Learn more about this exciting program.

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April 18, 2018

Good law schools want to create rich learning environments with a variety of perspectives. One gauge? The diversity statement. The goal? To highlight...


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April 11, 2018

An internationally recognized postgraduate law degree, the LLM (Master of Laws) imparts expertise in specialized fields of the Law. Here’s a closer ...


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March 28, 2018

Many people with law degrees pursue careers in politics. At the same time, many people who major in political science end up in law school. While thes...