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By Joanna Hughes January 22, 2019
Many law students have their heads so deeply buried in legal tomes and case studies at this time of year that they barely have time to come up for bre...
By Joanna Hughes January 17, 2019
Two thousand eighteen was a good year for law schools: they enjoyed an eight percent increase in applications, reversing an ongoing trend in the proce...
By Joanna Hughes January 4, 2019
A growing body of evidence points to “pervasive mental health issues” within the legal profession, including on campus. Enter wellness rooms, areas wh...
By Joanna Hughes December 18, 2018
After taking two social studies classes during her four years of high school in Rhode Island, 17-year-old Aleita Cook had never taken civics, governme...
By Alyssa Walker December 11, 2018
New York's Long Island law schools are upping their tech standards to prepare the 1,300 law students currently there for a career in law. Let's take a...
By Alyssa Walker December 4, 2018
Despite the rolling admissions process that many law schools use, experts in the field recommend that law school applicants apply earlier than not. Wh...
By Joanna Hughes November 27, 2018
We recently covered the three percentage point drop in the bar pass rate across 12 ABA-accredited law school students in New York state between July o...
By Alyssa Walker November 20, 2018
The Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) recently announced a new digital format for the LSAT, the entrance exam for law school. Let's take a closer l...
By Joanna Hughes November 13, 2018
The internet era has changed how we communicate. While there are numerous upsides to advancement, the UK's Law Commission recently highlighted a troub...
By Joanna Hughes November 6, 2018
Think interacting with the thrilling world of Harry Potter is reserved for books and movies? Think again. An Indian law school is giving students the ...
By Alyssa Walker October 30, 2018
Bar exam scores in New York State dropped have dropped five percent on the previous year. Let's take a closer look.
By Alyssa Walker October 23, 2018
In an effort to increase the ratio of local to international professionals in Hong Kong's legal sector, Hong Kong's Law Society may plug a loophole to...
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September 20, 2019

Technology law is perhaps the hottest, most in-demand branch of the legal profession today. You may not have heard about it, but tech law helps keep you and your information safe. It also ensures a fair and competitive marketplace for sellers and buy...

September 6, 2019

When you look hard enough, you will find law is embedded in almost every facet of modern day life. So, it’s no surprise that a degree in law can also provide a strong foundation and jumping off point for other careers besides becoming a lawyer. “As a...