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21 Mar 2011, 9:57 am by Steve Bainbridge
In "Schools for Misrule," Walter Olson offers a fine dissection of these strangely powerful institutions. [read post]
21 Mar 2011, 4:33 pm by Kent Scheidegger
John McGinnis has this review in the WSJ of Walter Olson's book, Schools for Misrule: Legal Academia and an Overlawyered America. [read post]
26 May 2020, 5:51 am by Eric Turkewitz
Tweet Walter Olson‘s Overlaywered has been the granddaddy of the legal blogosphere. [read post]
16 Mar 2008, 10:16 pm
I was pleased to see that we received a visit from Overlawyered's Walter Olson over the weekend. [read post]
20 Nov 2006, 4:26 am
Olson isn't the only American male who was gladdened by this news. [read post]
14 Oct 2009, 7:00 pm
According to Paul Secunda at Workplace Prof Blog, a monstrously overgrown employment discrimination dispute recently ruled on by a California appellate court helps explain “why people like Walter Olson rightly believe in some cases that litigation is just plain overlawyered“. [read post]
4 Nov 2007, 5:15 am
Welcome to the Overlawyered readers who have come to Wise Law Blog via Walter Olson's kind mention of us.Please do take a few minutes to browse. [read post]
7 Feb 2007, 7:56 am
Walter Olson, of Overlawyered fame, has an article in the TimesOnline captioned “Keep your children away from open flames. [read post]
2 Jan 2012, 10:09 am by Steve Bainbridge
Walter Olson: “Rights-bearing individuals do not forfeit those rights when they associate in groups” argue my Cato colleagues Ilya Shapiro and Caitlyn McCarthy in the John Marshall Law Review [SSRN via Cato at Liberty]: Much of the criticism of Citizens United stems from the claim that the Constitution does not protect corporations because they are not “real” people. [read post]
30 Mar 2011, 11:11 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Walter Olson's Schools for Misrule: Legal Academia and an Overlawyered America: The latest book from Olson (The Excuse Factory) is part historical overview and part cutting-edge commentary examining corporate case studies and public and tort law with a sharp analysis of the academic system and the internal and external forces shaping its agenda. [read post]
19 Oct 2014, 8:32 pm by David Byron
Walter Olson, Show Me The Way To Frederickstown Sure it was just a verbal flub © 2007-2014 by the authors of Popehat. [read post]
7 Nov 2014, 8:40 am by Steve Bainbridge
Steve Bainbridge has a wish list for reforms to financial and securities law in the new Congress, especially the damaging Dodd-Frank and Sarbanes-Oxley laws. [read post]
15 Mar 2010, 7:33 pm by Joe Tort
His article, Exorcising Toyota’s Demons, was published today in the National Review online. [read post]
19 Sep 2011, 11:49 am by totmauthor
As a libertarian, I mostly concur in the critique of occupational licensure made famous by (among others) Milton Friedman. [read post]
11 Jul 2013, 2:09 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Disgraced ex-governor Eliot Spitzer has announced a surprise bid for New York City Comptroller, resulting in general merriment on Twitter and joy in the world of NYC tabloids (as well as more sober... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
7 Mar 2018, 9:33 am by Steve Bainbridge
Good stuff: Would Yale really turn away a brilliant young flutist, chemist or poet who, while solidly educated in history, religion and government, is not specifically “versed in issues of social... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
12 Apr 2007, 11:17 am
Cross-posted from New York Personal Injury Law Blog Since New York's Labor Law provides some of the best protections to workers in the nation due to the requirement of safety equipment for workers, I was intrigued with a post from Walter Olson at Point of Law describing it as the nation's most employer-hostile law. [read post]
2 Jan 2008, 11:07 am
 Normally, I pay no attention to internet awards and even less to the American Bar Association, but I see that Walter Olson, my co-blogger at Point of Law, is in hot competition for best general law blog in the ABA Journal Blawg 100 for his blog Overlawyered, and needs some votes to pull into the lead on this, the final day of voting. [read post]
16 Nov 2010, 5:31 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Walter Olson: A disciplinary committee said it lacked probable cause to charge a court-appointed criminal defense lawyer from Jacksonville, though it described his billing standards as “not consistent with the high standards of our profession. [read post]