The American Bar Association’s Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar recently convened in Chicago on May 17, 2024, to deliberate on the accreditation of online-only law schools. Despite ...
Introduction Law schools may soon have access to more detailed information about the educational and economic challenges faced by applicants on their path to a law degree. The Law School Admission ...
The American Bar Association (ABA) has endorsed new attorney licensing pathways that do not involve the traditional bar exam. This significant policy change, adopted by the ABA’s Council of the ...
A Dream Realized Bunmi Emenanjo, an ethics and compliance lawyer, has always harbored a dream of becoming a writer. Born in the U.S. and raised in Nigeria, Emenanjo’s love for storytelling grew from a ...
Cornell Law School will implement a groundbreaking expansion of its Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) starting in June, providing full federal loan repayments for graduates in public interest ...
The State Bar of California has decided to postpone its plan to develop and administer its own bar exam online. This change was anticipated to save the financially struggling organization up to $4 ...
Financial Pressures Prompt Change The State Bar of California, facing significant financial challenges, had been poised to decide on a shift in its bar exam development process. The proposal involved ...
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, a U.S. law firm, announced on Monday its acquisition of a life sciences patent ...
The accelerated recruiting process in Big Law is creating challenges for diverse students, putting pressure on them to make career-defining decisions early in their law school journey. Want to know if ...
David Lawson, aged 75, and his son Shannon, aged 49, have defied the norm of retirement boredom by graduating from Texas A&M University School of Law with cybersecurity degrees. Want to know if you’re ...
The ABA Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar is set to discuss a draft policy statement urging jurisdictions to explore various pathways to attorney licensure. This ...
New data from the American Bar Association reveals disparities in the allocation of law school scholarships, with white students disproportionately receiving full-tuition scholarships compared to ...