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NASHUA - legal education is being provided at the Nashua Senior Activity Center through seminars delivered by local Attorney Bob Bartis. Initially, the intention was to deliver just one seminar, but after a strong contingent of attendees showed interest and asked questions, Bartis came back to the center ...
The petitioner sought to declare Rule 5 of legal education, 2008, based on which a Special Committee under Section 8-A of the Advocate's Act, 1961, has been constituted and all its consequential proceedings, including resolution no 184 dated November 9, and a showcause notice dated November 13, ...

With the state of legal education somewhat in flux -- from an increase in applicants thanks to the "Trump bump" to the closure of several law schools with uncertain futures -- incoming AALS President Wendy Perdue, who also serves as dean at the University of Richmond School of Law, will be faced with ...
"The law school is lucky to be able to draw on the energy, brilliance and leadership of Dean Richardson, especially during this time of change in the nation and in legal education. I am grateful to the search committee and its chair, Professor Bryant Garth, for their thoughtful work in helping us select such an ...
The state of legal education will again be a key issue, with two law schools--Charlotte School of Law and Indiana Tech Law School--closing in 2017. A third, Whittier Law School, last year announced plans to wind down while Valparaiso University Law School halted new admissions amid an uncertain ...
Domestic Violence situations, divorce cases, estate planning, and emergency shelters are just a handful of cases that can involve an animal element, yet until recently there's been a dearth of focus on animal law. As part of an emerging trend in legal education, South Texas college of Law Houston is the ...

Set amid the buzz of Aberdeen - the oil and gas capital of Europe and a hub in Northeast Scotland - the Law school at Robert Gordon University (RGU) offers a comprehensive range of accredited and professionally-recognised law degrees at the undergraduate, postgraduate and research level. This is an ...
Thirty-six teachers from various schools in the country are attending a three-day workshop on legal education and awareness programme (LEAP) in Phuentsholing. Conducted by the Bhutan National Legal Institute (BNLI), the workshop is training teachers to empower students through school law clubs ...
Council of legal education has once again barred Moi University from offering Law Degree Programmes. The university has been engaged in legal battles with the council since 2015. On April 4, 2016, High Court Judge George Odunga invalidated the council order prohibiting the university from offering ...
Stanford Law school logo Stanford Law School's Afghanistan legal education Project (ALEP) was recently awarded a $3 million U.S. state Department grant through the Bureau of International Narcotics and law enforcement Affairs (INL/State) to support Stanford and the American University of ...
According to participants, "if the foundations of primary or secondary school education is weak, legal education at the higher school levels would not only be weak but would have a faulty learning foundation which would affect them throughout their career. In building the next generation of lawyers, the ...
Greetings. I write to you this first day of December to urge you to set up a Commission of Inquiry to explore the future of legal education in this country. To the best of my knowledge, the last time such a commission was set up was in 1958. While the country and the legal landscape have changed ...
The 60th anniversary of legal education in Singapore offers a chance to look back on the history of the rule of law in Singapore - and forward to how the practice of law is changing. Six decades ago, the first law students enrolled as colonial subjects in the new Department of Law of the University of Malaya.
The legal director of the women's legal education Action Fund (LEAF) has left the organization after five years. Kim Stanton is joining a public law firm in Toronto where she intends to continue advocating for Indigenous rights. She also wants to continue her academic work on the institutional design of ...
The New Jersey Institute for Continuing legal education--the educational arm of the New Jersey State Bar Association--has numerous opportunities available in this last week of 2017 for meeting mandatory continuing legal education (MCLE) requirements, including both live sessions and on-demand ...
Asked what can be done to soften the blow, Badger, a member of the Indiana State Bar Association's Professional legal education, Admission and ... did assist Indiana Tech law students in finding a soft landing, LaMothe said, but the members have not specifically discussed the turmoil in legal education.
The judge also determined that blocking the posting of the letter would created substantial harm to prospective students applying to law schools and was not in the interest of the public. An ABA spokesman said that the Council of the ABA Section of legal education and Admissions to the Bar "is pleased ...

We have an opportunity to lead in this changing world of legal education. To do so -- in fact, even to keep up -- we must do more for our future students. We must integrate our mission into new curricula for tomorrow's challenges, leveraging the changing legal education landscape to increase the value of a ...
Cooley Law had sued the ABA in November, arguing a letter made public by the ABA Section of legal education and Admissions to the Bar about the school's accreditation compliance violated the Higher education Act and common law due process. The letter (PDF), dated Nov. 13, said Cooley was not in ...
In 2013, when the former Director General of the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), Professor Epiphany Azinge (SAN), published a research finding conducted by the institution on the quality of legal education being offered by the law faculties in the various Nigerian universities, not a ...
Greetings. I write to you this first day of December to urge you to set up a Commission of Inquiry to explore the future of legal education in this country. To the best of my knowledge, the last time such a commission was set up was in 1958. While the country and the legal landscape have changed ...
A powerful reminder of this lesson will unfold this April with the International March of the Living Robert H. Jackson Continuing legal education Program. The program is unlike a traditional instructional seminar. It begins with a three-kilometer march in Poland, from Auschwitz to Birkenau, along the rail beds ...
According to participants, "if the foundations of primary or secondary school education is weak, legal education at the higher school levels would not only be weak but would have a faulty learning foundation which would affect them throughout their career. In building the next generation of lawyers, the ...
The 60th anniversary of legal education in Singapore offers a chance to look back on the history of the rule of law in Singapore - and forward to how the practice of law is changing. Six decades ago, the first law students enrolled as colonial subjects in the new Department of Law of the University of Malaya.
Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Basil Williams on Saturday said the Caribbean's Council for legal education (CLE) has effectively blocked the establishment of the planned Joseph Haynes Law school, prompting his immediate predecessor, Anil Nandlall to reiterate that no decision had ever ...
The timely article by Angela Morris, "Can the GRE Cure What Ails Law schools?" (New York Law Journal, Dec. 1, 2017), highlights a development that is part of a much larger trend in legal education. Law schools everywhere are thoughtfully examining every aspect of legal education from snout to tail and, ...
The legal director of the women's legal education Action Fund (LEAF) has left the organization after five years. Kim Stanton is joining a public law firm in Toronto where she intends to continue advocating for Indigenous rights. She also wants to continue her academic work on the institutional design of ...
Ernest Ojukwu, a senior advocate, has been in practice of law for over three decades. Ojukwu, as a law teacher for 32 years, professional instructor on continuing legal education for the bar and a legal practitioner has impacted greatly on the development of law and justice delivery system. In this interview ...
The school will relook at legal education with an aim to teach both theory and practice well. Future students can look forward to a redesigned curriculum that exposes them to different facets of the legal profession, such as disputes, corporate and public service work. Through a holistic syllabus, students will ...
"The concept of continuing legal education, whether it was mandatory or not, has always been important," Whitenack said. "Being so involved with NJICLE let me meld my love of teaching with my practice area in the law." Whitenack is a former member of the NJICLE Board of Trustees, has spoken at over ...
The Ostrogorski Centre and the Faculty of Law of the Belarusian State University with the support of the British Embassy will hold a conference on the reform of legal education on 28 December 2017 in Minsk. The Ostrogorski Centre has also continued to update the Belarus Policy database of research ...
... and internships, continuing legal education, and conferences. ... Law will cement our role as a hub for legal education, scholarship, and ...
Also, this has always been the flagship institution for intellectual property in legal education. More than half of full-time faculty members have IP ...
The sanctions issued by the ABA's Council of the Section of legal education and Admissions to the Bar range from letters of noncompliance ...
CUTTACK: The policy of legal education should be moulded in tune with the rapid contemporary changes occurring as a result of scientific and ...
That rule mandates a law school formulate a plan for continuing to provide a legal education to its current students while the school ceases ...
The board's move comes a few days after the council of the ABA's Section of legal education and Admissions to the Bar removed a 2016 ...
Staff at Carson McDowell are bringing the Lawyers in school legal education initiative to students at Malone Integrated College. During the ...
The event was graced by the presence of Prof NR Madhava Menon, renowned academician and revolutionary of modern legal education; ...
... by the American Bar Association, according to a notice from the council of the ABA's Section of legal education and Admissions to the Bar.
Officials at North Carolina A&T State University today announced plans to consolidate its departments of political science and history, while ...
(Bordwin '55 recently published Solved!, a book about how a business lawyer can solve clients' problems "strategically -- with creativity and ...
Hyderabad: With an aim to bring stakeholders of the legal system together and address the issues for the betterment of the legal education ...
Justice J Chelameswar of the Supreme Court today stressed the need to have a complete relook at the legal educational system given the ...
Much has been written in the press about the provision of legal education, the latest being the comments of the minister of education of Jamaica ...
... as a panelist at the New Jersey Institute for Continuing legal education's Hot Tips in Family Law seminar from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 10.
The council of the American Bar Association Section of legal education and Admissions to the Bar approved a recommendation from one of its ...
Sparked by student debt discussions and a concern that the council of the ABA's Section of legal education and Admissions to Bar may be out ...
The ABA's legal education council has faced criticism for being too lenient and the new bar pass rule was supposed to show the council is ...
In fairness to the legal education Board, they were reportedly ready to act decisively last year, but the year's unusual Bar results intervened.


 

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