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Brigham Young University tops best value list

Sep 18, 2013 A ranking of the best-value private law schools puts Brigham Young University at the top of the list. National Jurist’s best-value rankings are based on tuition, debt, cost of living, percentage of employed grads and…

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New US law school accreditation standards proposed

May 9, 2013 US law schools may soon be subject to more stringent accreditation standards. The proposed standard - which saw approval in committee - would require law schools to show that 80 percent of its graduates who sat for the…

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UK lawyers push to do away with training contracts

Nov 23, 2011 As US law firms grapple with the question of how to train lawyers when companies refuse to be billed by inexperienced associates, the profession in the UK is considering scrapping its training model in favour of the more…

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Law School in China struggles against US job fears

May 26, 2011 The Peking University School of Transnational Law is running into difficulty as it seeks to gain accreditation by the American Bar Association. Accreditation by the ABA would allow the school’s mostly Chinese graduates…

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AIBE Exclusive: Bar Exam delayed by 3 months

Nov 15, 2010 The All India Bar Examination (AIBE) has been further postponed by 3 months. The new date for the exam is yet to be disclosed. The exam will no longer be conducted on 5th December, 2010. Speaking to Bar & Bench, Gopal…

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