Three “JD advantage” career avenues for law graduates

12 February 2018

U.S. NEWS – Law degrees are helpful for careers in crisis communications, politics and compliance, experts say.

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Ten fundamental law school resume-writing tips

12 February 2018

U.S. NEWS – Think of your resume as part of the case you present for why you have the accomplishments and skills to excel as a law student.

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Cleveland-Marshall Law students work on bail reform during pop-up practicum

12 February 2018

CLEVELAND-MARSHALL SCHOOL OF LAW – The students participated by reviewing reports on best practices for bail and pretrial release by national organizations, and wrote response papers for the benefit of the task force.

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Washburn Law offers pop-up veterans legal assistance clinic

12 February 2018

KMAJ (TOPEKA) – Students who have been certified will provide free legal services relating to criminal records expungement and to the preparation of wills and advance directives.

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Yale Law’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic files motion on behalf of New York Times seeking publication of relevant FISA court records

12 February 2018

YALE LAW SCHOOL – On February 5, 2018, the Yale Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic filed a motion on behalf of New York Times reporters Adam Goldman and Charlie Savage and the New York Times Company.

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Oregon Governor grants Lewis & Clark Law’s Criminal Justice Reform Clinic’s clemency petition for client

12 February 2018

LEWIS & CLARK LAW SCHOOL – Law professor Aliza Kaplan and law students Maya Rinta ’19 and Sarah Rissberger ’18 wrote the petition last summer.

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University of Texas School of Law release study critical of Houston’s apartment safety programs

12 February 2018

HOUSTON CHRONICLE – Houston’s programs designed to ensure apartment safety are “flawed, fractured and improperly managed,” the University of Texas School of Law found in a study.

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University of Miami Law students provide legal help to asylum seekers during alternative winter break

12 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI SCHOOL OF LAW – Nine Miami Law students spent four days over winter break assisting asylum seekers through Catholic Legal Services’ Asylum Clinic.

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University of Idaho Law’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program offers free filing assistance

12 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO – The University of Idaho College of Law’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is providing free tax filing assistance of simple filings for taxpayers with income less than $54,000.

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