Articles by Law School
Osama bin Laden death photo release debate helping conspiracy theories
May 04 2011 11:46 AM
The raging debate over whether the death photos of Osama bin Laden should be released or not to quell rumors has unknowingly only managed to strengthen the voice of conspiracy theorists.
Microsoft vs. i4i Case Could Ripple Through Tech industry
April 19 2011 6:34 PM
The patent case between Microsoft and i4i argued yesterday before the Supreme Court could have ripple effects throughout the technology industry, as Microsoft is seeking to make it easier to prove patents aren't valid.
Yale, NUS set to bring new model of liberal arts education to Asia
April 01 2011 9:46 AM
Upon completion of the four-year program offered by the Yale-NUS College, students will graduate with a Bachelor of Arts or Science (Honours) from the Yale-NUS College, awarded by NUS.
New Patent Law Won't Curb Tech Lawsuits
March 10 2011 11:04 AM
Congress is preparing to pass the first major changes to patent law in more than a half a century, but some experts say it may not make much difference in the spate of technology company lawsuits.
Bob DuPuy rejoins Foley & Lardner after long stint as MLB president
February 15 2011 1:43 PM
Robert Bob DuPuy, former Major League Baseball (MLB) president, has rejoined law firm Foley & Lardner's sports industry practice group in New York as a partner.
Alec Baldwin receives star in Hollywood Walk of Fame
February 15 2011 10:30 AM
Calling it the most unique honor in entertainment, Baldwin received his star in Los Angeles on Valentine's Day, for his achievements in the entertainment industry.
U.S. lawsuits against China companies face hurdles
February 14 2011 1:26 PM
As more Chinese companies trade on U.S. stock exchanges, investors are increasingly suing them for securities fraud in U.S. courts -- and slamming into a host of legal and bureaucratic barriers.
Harvard Law School collaborates with law firm Milbank for executive development
February 11 2011 3:54 AM
Harvard Law School has announced a new multi-year training program for providing executive education to mid-level associates at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy over the course of their careers.
Colorado Secy. of State Gessler abandons plans of moonlighting for law firm to supplement income
February 02 2011 2:21 PM
Colorado's Secretary of State Scott Gessler has given up his plan of moonlighting at his old law firm to supplement his government salary, after it prompted widespread calls for his resignation.
Unique law program inaugurated in London
January 24 2011 9:11 AM
LawWithoutWalls(TM) brings together students, faculty, practitioners, and entrepreneurs from around the world to explore innovation in legal education and practice.
Palin defends use of 'blood libel' term
January 18 2011 7:58 PM
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin defended her use of the term 'blood libel' on Monday, saying she meant what she said when she chided critics for accusing conservative media figures of having played a role in instigating the recent Arizona shootings.
LSAT may not be compulsory for admission to law school any more
January 17 2011 2:25 AM
The National Law Journal has reported that the American Bar Association (ABA) is now considering the possibility of making the LSAT optional for students wishing to enroll for graduation in law or Juris Doctor (JD)
Write your worries and test scores rise
January 16 2011 7:47 AM
Are you one of those people who cannot take tests?
Miss Nebraska Teresa Scanlan crowned Miss America
January 16 2011 5:57 AM
The aspiring politician became the youngest to wear the crown at 17
Legal sector Dec job losses indicate struggle ahead
January 14 2011 1:40 PM
The legal sector has lost 1,000 jobs in December, recording its third straight month of job losses, but overall, the sector has more jobs than a year ago, according to the data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
New Changes that Actually Help Law School Applicants
January 14 2011 1:03 PM
Sarah Zearfoss, Assistant Dean and Director of Admissions at The University of Michigan Law School, has written in her blog, A2Z, about two new changes to the Statement of Good Admission and Financial Aid Practice from the LSAC.
Legal dramas on TV help ex-con impersonate lawyer, fool clients
January 14 2011 12:27 PM
Legal dramas on television helped an Illinois ex-con hone his acting skills and pass off as a hotshot lawyer, enabling him to represent paying clients for between $500 and $4500 till a court clerk recognized him and blew the whistle.
Former Pentagon official's death still a mystery to police
January 14 2011 12:19 PM
Federal authorities are clueless about the mysterious circumstances in which the dead body of a former Pentagon political appointee in President George W. Bush's administration had landed up in a dumpster.
Obama's Arizona memorial speech (FULL TEXT)
January 12 2011 10:14 PM
The following are remarks by President Barack Obama as prepared for delivery on January 12, 2010 at memorial service for the victims of the shooting in Tucson, Arizona at the University of Arizona's McKale Memorial Center in Tucson.
Deputy FCC Chief Leaves For Public TV
January 10 2011 9:07 PM
Yul Kwon, Deputy Chief of the Federal Communications Commission's Consumer and Governmental Bureau, is leaving government service to head for public television.