Law students offer legal advice to inmates – Indiana Daily Student

Law students offer legal advice to inmates
Indiana Daily Student
No tight clothes. No open-toed shoes or short skirts. Leave your driver's license at the door, and you have to have a background check. These are a few of the rules students working on the Inmate Legal Assistance Project have to follow when visiting

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Schools fear legal costs if transgender bathroom bill becomes law – Sioux Falls Argus Leader


Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Schools fear legal costs if transgender bathroom bill becomes law
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
"We don't believe that local taxpayer dollars should be used to defend a state law," said Rob Monson, executive director of School Administrators of South Dakota. "Monies like this could be better spent in the classroom, not on legal defense." Monson's …

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WE tv TO PREMIERE GROUNDBREAKING UNSCRIPTED LEGAL DOCU-SERIES “SISTERS IN LAW” THURSDAY … – Broadcasting & Cable

WE tv TO PREMIERE GROUNDBREAKING UNSCRIPTED LEGAL DOCU-SERIES “SISTERS IN LAW” THURSDAY
Broadcasting & Cable
WE tv is set to premiere the, unprecedented, unscripted docu-series, “Sisters in Law,” on Thursday, March 24 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Set in Houston, the 8-episode one-hour series follows a group of elite black female attorneys as they tackle some of the

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Online legal publishers squabble over the right to copyright the law – Ars Technica


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Online legal publishers squabble over the right to copyright the law
Ars Technica
The lawsuit (PDF) comes as states across the nation partner with legal research companies to offer exclusive publishing and licensing deals for digitizing and making available online the states' reams of laws and regulations. The only problem is that

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WE tv Sets Groundbreaking Legal Docu-Series ‘Sisters in Law’ for March Premiere – Indie Wire (blog)


Indie Wire (blog)
WE tv Sets Groundbreaking Legal Docu-Series 'Sisters in Law' for March Premiere
Indie Wire (blog)
WE tv is set to premiere what the network calls an "unprecedented, unscripted docu-series," titled "Sisters in Law," on Thursday, March 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Set in Houston, the 8-episode one-hour series follows a group of top black female attorneys as

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No 10 faces legal challenge over ministerial code rewrite – The Guardian


The Guardian
No 10 faces legal challenge over ministerial code rewrite
The Guardian
Paul Jenkins, the former head of the government legal service, accused No 10 of a “contempt for international law” in a strongly worded letter to the Guardian about the change . Jenkins wrote: “It is disingenuous of the Cabinet Office to dismiss the

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Alt.legal: The $21BN Contract Lawyer Marketplace is Up For Grabs, ‘Hire An Esquire’ Plans to Catch It – Above the Law


Above the Law
Alt.legal: The $21BN Contract Lawyer Marketplace is Up For Grabs, 'Hire An Esquire' Plans to Catch It
Above the Law
Pretty alt.legal to me. Hire an Esquire's goals aren't just to make a quick buck on this huge market (that too), but are genuinely noble: to make the temporary legal market more transparent, liquid, and fair to both buyers (law firms and corporate

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Deutsche Bank Prepares to Tackle Legal, Law Enforcement Troubles – The MReport


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Deutsche Bank Prepares to Tackle Legal, Law Enforcement Troubles
The MReport
Now, the bank is ready to resolve its legal and law enforcement problems that have occurred all over the world since the close of the financial crisis. As of today, the bank has paid over $9.3 billion in fines and legal settlements since 2008

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Has the Legal Services Deck Been Reshuffled? – Bloomberg Big Law Business


Bloomberg Big Law Business
Has the Legal Services Deck Been Reshuffled?
Bloomberg Big Law Business
Is that what we are seeing with legal delivery: a reshuffling of the deck? For decades, the game has been played without a remix. Law firms have dealt the same hand. No reshuffle. And their corporate clients rarely groused the deck was stacked. The
State of Law Firm Marketing and Business Development Today – Addressing Ongoing Challenges with Steven Petrie of The National Law Review
Corporate law firm rates up despite weakening demandThe Global Legal Post

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Jian Ghomeshi trial reveals old ways of Canada’s legal system, law prof says – CBC.ca


CBC.ca
Jian Ghomeshi trial reveals old ways of Canada's legal system, law prof says
CBC.ca
Constance Backhouse, who teaches law at the University of Ottawa and is the author of Carnal Crimes: Sexual Assault Law in Canada 1900-1975, told CBC News the Ghomeshi trial has highlighted remnants of a legal system dating back to the 19th century …

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