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Alli Gerkman
Some schools, including American University Washington College of Law , are using technology--specifically, video conferencing technology--to facilitate simulated negotiations in experiential law classes. Read more.
Alli Gerkman
With the launch of Rebuilding Justice , which hit the shelves this week, Rebecca Love Kourlis wrote a guest post for Justice at Stake's Gavel Grab. We live in a world where problems are everywhere and attention spans are short. We also live in a world rampant with misconceptions about the legal system. But, I also...
Alli Gerkman
October 3 marks the first day of the U.S. Supreme Court's 2011-12 term, which is expected to steal some news headlines. But as we prepare for an eventful term in constitutional law, Rebecca Love Kourlis and Dirk Olin remind readers that the civil courts around the country that handle more than 30 million cases every...
Alli Gerkman
State courts, which carry millions of cases per year across the country, are increasingly being targeted by state legislatures looking to make cuts. Click here to read the article.
Alli Gerkman
In a segment on experiential legal education (beginning on page 16 at the link), the National Jurist featured the work of Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers and one of its consortium schools, Washington and Lee University . Click here to read the article.
Alli Gerkman
Through its foundation, Kirkland & Ellis is donating $2.75 million to Stanford Law School to support expanded clinic programs, new student awards and a series of discussions about the legal profession. Click here to read the article.
Alli Gerkman
Jordan Furlong, who wrote last week about what he called " the decline and fall of law school ," came back to the topic of legal education. This time he focused on new lawyer training and looked at, among other ideas, the "teaching law firm." Click here to read the article.
Alli Gerkman
Law schools saw a decrease in applications this year and some believe prospective students are becoming more skeptical about the value of a law degree. Click here to read the article.

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