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Law school application numbers drop

Mar 18, 2011 Law school application numbers are finally beginning to reflect the poor job prospects for graduates, dropping 11.5 per cent to 66,876 over the past year. The Law School Admission Council Inc says that these figures…

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Are US law schools cooking the books?

Jan 13, 2011 The New York Times has published an article that describes the financial hell faced by US students who have taken on huge student loans to pay for legal education, only to find that there is no reasonable way to pay the…

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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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Greater transparency from US law schools?

Oct 21, 2010 There is mounting pressure upon US law schools to publish data describing how many of their graduates secure employment, and under what conditions. Some claim that law school applicants are being fooled into taking on…

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NLU results out, LST students get Top Honours

May 18, 2010 The results for the National Law University, Delhi (NLU) entrance examination were declared yesterday with nine of the top ten students from Career Launcher’s Law School Tutorials more popularly known as LST.

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NALSAR to implement 20% AP Quota from this year

Apr 23, 2010 Nalsar will have to provide 20 percent quota for Andhra Pradesh students as per the Government ordinance 3 of 2010. Bar & Bench had first reported in February,2010 that the Andhra Pradesh quota may be a reality.

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Harvard Law tells students: Don’t panic!

Jul 16, 2009 Harvard Law students preparing to enter their second- and third-year this fall remain concerned, but not discouraged, Mark Weber, the school’s assistant dean for career services, said yesterday in a Bloomberg…

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