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13 Mar 2010, 3:55 am by SHG
Gillian Hadfield, lawprof at the University of Southern California who's visiting Hahvahd at the moment, offers this controversial proposition in an op-ed at the Washington Post. [read post]
17 Mar 2008, 10:04 pm
Highlight: Columbia lawprof John Coffee, whom lawyers often bring in to testify for fee requests, says courts' eventual rejection of the lawyers' claims against banks and investment companies -- after some had paid fortunes to avoid the risk of trial -- is actually a reason to pay the lawyers more, 'cause it shows that they were being creative and taking risks: The Columbia professor, who was hired to submit a declaration supporting the award of legal fees, said it… [read post]
5 Aug 2011, 8:05 am by Walter Olson
” [Paul Caron] Using the accreditation process to mandate more tenure for lawprofs? [read post]
1 Jun 2015, 6:21 am
Lawprof Noah Feldman describes the conduct the government cites in its charges (I've added some boldface):First, [Hastert] made 15 withdrawals of $50,000 each from his own accounts. [read post]
29 Oct 2010, 6:12 am by Walter Olson
News rankings [WSJ Law Blog] While serving as chief Congressional scold publicly blasting the banking industry, Harvard lawprof Elizabeth Warren also had a $90,000 consulting contract with class-action lawyers suing banks; with the notable exception of Richard Painter, few in the Washington conflict-of-interest industry or legal ethics community seem much bothered [Business Week, Examiner, Wash. [read post]
19 Jul 2007, 10:05 pm
Louis Post-Dispatch, StLRecruiting] Large Pakistan bank should pay for my husband's murder, says Mariane Pearl in lawsuit [NYSun] Tell it to the EEOC, bud: Pennsylvania survey of law firm "diversity" finds plaintiff's firms lag well behind their business/defense counterparts when it comes to hiring minorities [Legal Intelligencer first and second pieces] Spare a tear for Gov. [read post]
22 Apr 2018, 11:12 am
 You know, crime -- broad federal criminal statutes, campaign contributions, bank records, you can find them against almost every very complex business person or political person. [read post]
6 Dec 2008, 7:42 am
  Former District Court Judge turned Utah Lawprof Cassell argues that the homeowners who paid the point are victims, and therefore entitled to a seat at the table. [read post]
24 Feb 2015, 4:26 am by SHG
At least he will go to prison (and not, as lawprof Danielle Citron mistaken claimed, jail), but perhaps not long enough to sate their hatred. [read post]
4 Jan 2011, 3:43 am by SHG
All too often, students who bank on reaping a positive financial return from law school lose out. [read post]
5 Mar 2011, 6:30 am by SHG
There's one thing you can bank on, however. [read post]
12 Nov 2008, 7:41 am
  As much as I admire lawyers and lawprofs doing certain things, invigorating the auto industry is not one of them. [read post]
29 Dec 2011, 1:58 pm by Robert Thomas (
We know how well banks are lending money for such construction projects these days. [read post]
15 Mar 2010, 3:45 am by SHG
Fines don't cut the mustard, as Judge Rakoff made clear in the Bank of America settlement. [read post]
23 Mar 2009, 3:11 am
  When you're in that league, that's the name of the game.But one supposition seems to have gone largely unchallenged, even by our former lawprof President. [read post]
7 Dec 2015, 4:50 am by SHG
It’s a dedicated education, despite lawprofs’ insistence that it shouldn’t be a “mere” trade school. [read post]
16 Mar 2011, 4:56 am by SHG
  Law schools need to fill chairs as academic profit centers and to keep their lawprofs' Ferraris adequately serviced. [read post]
14 May 2010, 3:04 am by SHG
  Better to find that out before wasting $100,000, an absurdly high sum of money whether it's yours, the bank's or the donations of 100,000 friends. [read post]
1 Sep 2017, 5:44 am by SHG
Rick’s attempt came in response to lawprof Mike Dorf’s effort: Mike Dorf has an interesting post exploring whether and why monuments to slave-owning framers like Washington are more morally acceptable than monuments celebrating Robert E. [read post]