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24 Apr 2008, 8:20 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw There is a regular sequence of wholly free moments in academic life, and those moments are far less common in the practice - perhaps upon changing jobs, or closing a really big deal, or settling a... [read post]
24 Apr 2008, 11:30 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw If you are about to teach the last class of a semester, and you've spent a total of 2,100 minutes (in a three credit class) or 2,800 minutes (in a four credit class), you may give... [read post]
8 Jun 2013, 1:51 am by Legal Profession
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw As a brief respite from Mike's horror stories about lawyers, I want to acknowledge an accolade to a friend of almost forty years through thick and thin. [read post]
17 Apr 2007, 5:32 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw Nate Oman (William Mary, left) has an interesting new article (The Failure of Economic Interpretations of the Law of Contract Damages) out on the reconciliation of efficiency (i.e. law and economics) and autonomy (i.e. the moral... [read post]
23 Apr 2009, 4:45 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw There's a new entrant to the legal blogosphere - the Computational Legal Studies blog - run by Dan Katz and Michael Bommarito at the University of Michigan. [read post]
18 Jun 2009, 7:05 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw At the end of April, I attended a fascinating day-long symposium organized by fellow blogger Dave Hoffman and two of his colleagues at Temple, Jonathan Lipson and Peter Huang, on issues of complexity arising in the... [read post]
4 Sep 2009, 6:06 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw This wasn't my rationale for taking lessons in riding a horse this past summer, and continuing now that we are back in the Boston area, but what has occurred to me is the benefit to a... [read post]
19 Apr 2010, 6:18 am by Legal Profession
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw Well, gosh, I haven't had this much fun reading the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times on a Monday morning in a long time. [read post]
11 Sep 2007, 7:12 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw Over at Legal Theory Blog, in a discussion of a piece on the possibility of there being (or not being) a secular basis for morality, Larry Solum included the following personal note:[I]t is my belief that... [read post]
6 Apr 2007, 3:48 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw My wife and I own a wonderful little house in Charlevoix, Michigan. [read post]
6 Apr 2007, 2:35 pm
Over at the Legal Professions Blog, my good friend Jeff Lipshaw, equipped with an excel spreadsheet, a map, and a ruler, has taken on the perennial claim that the Lawyer/Judge input variable in U.S. [read post]
25 Feb 2007, 8:10 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw As someone who grew up in the Detroit area, and who worked as a lawyer in the auto industry for some time, it's painful to read stories about the current state of the industry and its... [read post]
23 Mar 2007, 12:31 pm
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw Some weeks back, I posted something on the blog about a new Harvard Law Review article on contract theory entitled The Divergence of Promise and Contract by Professor Seana Shiffrin (UCLA). [read post]
11 Oct 2010, 7:50 am by Legal Profession
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw Imagine how difficult public debate in these partisan times can be for someone like me whose motto is "extremism in the pursuit of moderation is no vice." [read post]
12 Jun 2007, 2:29 pm
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw Yesterday was moving day, and my assignment was help the movers clear the stuff out of our self-storage locker, then gather up the dogs (and Toby the Tortoise) and leave for Michigan. [read post]
7 Feb 2009, 6:11 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw To quote the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy entry on Leibniz, the principle of sufficient reason is "that the claim that nothing takes place without a sufficient reason means that nothing happens in such a way that... [read post]
27 Feb 2008, 11:26 am
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw The WSJ Law Blog has a story up on the remarkable decision by Judge Richard Matsch (previously best known for his no-nonsense - cf. [read post]
25 Mar 2012, 7:13 am by Legal Profession
Posted by Jeff Lipshaw I apologize to Bill Henderson, a first-rate student of empirical method, for what is to follow, but it's at least a sliver of data from which I'm going to spin a little perspective, which itself will... [read post]
14 Jun 2007, 2:45 am
My blog colleague Jeff Lipshaw has posted a wonderful essay on SSRN: Memo to Lawyers: How Not to Retire and Teach. [read post]