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Legal education must change

Apr 28, 2010 Law firms have had to make some big changes in response to the global financial crisis. But the legal education industry has not made any discernible changes to the fees charged to students, even as the job market (and…

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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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LSAT test-takers up by nearly 20 percent

Nov 26, 2009 In September 2009, 60,746 people took the LSAT, a jump of 20 percent from the year before. The spike in the numbers is seen as an indication that law school applications will also be higher.

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UK law firms not cutting back on training contracts

Jan 16, 2009 Trainee numbers are likely to hold up at UK law firms. Many law firms were bitten in the last economic downturn when they found themselves short of lawyers as the climate improved, writes The Times. In the year to…

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