ABA JOURNAL – The University of North Texas Dallas College of Law has received provisional accreditation from the American Bar Association.Read More about UNT Dallas Law granted provisional accreditation from ABA
FORDHAM UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW – An international team of law students featuring Fordham Law School 2L Carolina van der Mensbrugghe claimed top honors at the global Law Without Walls ConPosium in Miami last month with a phone app designed to help public defenders better represent their clients at sentencing hearings.Read More about Fordham law student wins top honors at international competition
U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT – Graduates’ own willingness to buckle down and study – or not – can also heavily influence their chances of passing the bar, experts say. Because so many factors influence what happens when J.D.s take the bar exam, experts say it’s not best for applicants to put too much weight….Read More about Bar passage rates at law schools may not be reflective of legal education quality
Friday, January 2, 2015 through Monday, January 5, 2015 Washington, D.C. Legal Education at the Crossroads In the parable of the Delta blues player, the musician considers carefully his choice: to make his pact with the Devil and preserve his guitar greatness or to take the other path. He considers this fateful decision at the….Read More about 2015 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Early Bird Registration Deadline is November 17 You can register for the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting by one of the methods below. If you are unable to register online, this may indicate that you are not in the AALS database. Before you register by any method, contact your law school dean’s office to have yourself….Read More about Register Now
Daniel B. Rodriguez, AALS President Dean and Harold Washington Professor Northwestern University School of Law September 12, 2014 The Association of American Law Schools is undergoing substantial change just as our member schools are changing in meaningful ways. These two developments are deeply related, of course. Law schools face external pressures to change, pressures which….Read More about Greetings from AALS President Daniel B. Rodriguez