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Smoke & Mirrors - law schools inflate grades

Jun 23, 2010 The New York Times has an interesting article reporting on the trend for law schools to retroactively inflate grades in order to assist students with entry into a difficult labour market. Loyola Law School Los…

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Transparency for law school stats?

Apr 20, 2010 A new not-for-profit organisation called Law School Transparency will allow prospective students to access and compare detailed employment and salary information for graduates from US law schools. The project is the…

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US law school grads face uncertain job market

Feb 16, 2010 Law school admissions in the US rose 5 percent between 2008 and 2009, according to the Law School Admission Council. Some 151,400 people sat for law school entrance exams last year, and more than 51,000 entered law…

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Indian law firms hire US and UK talent

Sep 2, 2009 Indian law firms are receiving a large number of applications from the US and the UK for employment or just for an internship. Indian law firms like Amarchand & Mangaldas and Suresh A Shroff & Co have been recruiting…

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Law schools expect fewer visits from law firms

Aug 3, 2009 In a further indication that the legal job market will remain tight for years to come, Boston law schools are reporting that many law firms have opted out of making the annual treks to recruit second years.

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Harvard poised to take Yale in U.S. News rankings?

Oct 21, 2008 More money in budget coffers, a popular dean and a successful hiring spree are three of the changes that have prompted speculators to suggest that Harvard University is in a position to overtake Yale University in U.S.…

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