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Robert P. Thompson
May 1, 2015
Last week, IAALS honored the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL) Task Force on Discovery and Civil Justice at the 8th Annual Rebuilding Justice...
Malia Reddick
April 29, 2015
In a ruling that took some fair courts advocates by surprise, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the authority of states to bar judges and judicial...
Hunter Metcalf
April 28, 2015
The 2015 Annual Meeting of The Association of American Law School (AALS), entitled Legal Education at the Crossroads , provided much discussion...
Brittany Kauffman
April 27, 2015
The American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) has long been a leader in preserving and promoting the civil jury trial right provided by the Seventh...
Hunter Metcalf
April 23, 2015
A recent paper identified areas where legal employers’ expectations concerning law students and recent graduates diverge. Through an anonymous survey sent to law firm employers, the professors gathered information in 3 primary areas: 1) hiring lawyers’ expectations regarding writing samples that accompany job applications; 2) supervisors’ expectations about the legal document types (i.e., genres) that new lawyers write; and 3) the habits of attorneys who supervise new lawyers.
Brittany Kauffman
April 22, 2015
The 640-page Agenda Book reflects the broad range of matters currently being tackled by the federal Civil Rules Advisory Committee, which met in...
Natalie Anne Knowlton
April 15, 2015
The Alaska Supreme Court has issued an Order establishing an informal trial for divorce, property division, parenting agreements, and child support...
Hunter Metcalf
April 15, 2015
Many law schools are answering the call for “practice-ready” graduates by implementing and growing clinical programs, externships, and simulation...
Zachary Willis
April 14, 2015
Our 24 Principles lay the foundation for achieving fundamental improvement of our system to help ensure that no one is shut out due to a lengthy and expensive process.
Malia Reddick
April 13, 2015
On April 7, 53 percent of Wisconsin voters approved a proposed constitutional amendment that will allow the members of the state supreme court to...
Rebecca Love Kourlis
April 9, 2015
Over the last eight years, our impacts have been felt across the country. A critical component of our success lies in our approach to tackling the challenging issues we face.
Natalie Anne Knowlton
April 9, 2015
The National Center for Access to Justice (NCAJ) launched the Justice Index just over a year ago. This first-of-its-kind Index provides a spectrum of...