Making a Difference
Public service is a core value in legal education and the legal profession. AALS provides the latest public interest related news and information in American law schools.
Michigan Law Creates Unemployment Insurance Clinic for 1L students
The Unemployment Insurance Clinic at Michigan Law allows 1L students to get first-hand experience working with social justice issues.
ABA JOURNAL – The ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar announced that it is placing the Charlotte School of Law on probation and publicly censuring Valparaiso University School of Law.Read More about ABA sanctions Valparaiso Law, Charlotte Law for failure to comply with accreditation requirements
U.S. NEWS – Many law schools offer applicants a chance to be considered for specialized programs, which often requires a separate application essay.Read More about Advice for prospective law students considering specialized law school programs
BLOOMBERG LAW – Now those pay increases, which affected associates across the board, are showing up as profit growth slows at some law firms, according to a new report on the first three quarters of 2016 compiled by Citi Private Bank.Read More about Associate salary hike proves to be a strain on law firm profits