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November 2, 2012

Thomas Jefferson Law School Fires Back at Plaintiff in Lawsuit Over Allegedly Fraudulent Employment Data

Story here.

Posted by Brian Leiter on November 2, 2012 in Legal Profession, Of Academic Interest | Permalink

November 1, 2012

Employment Outcomes for Law Schools, Organized by Region

This looks to be a useful resource.  One important caveat, however:  the "under-employed" category includes JD graduates pursuing an advanced degree, which has the unfortunate effect of treating JD/PhD candidates as "under-employed," since many finish the JD before the PhD.  That no doubt explains the anomalously high under-employment rates for Yale  (6.3%), Harvard (5.5%), Chicago (3.9%) and Stanford (3.6%), among others.

Posted by Brian Leiter on November 1, 2012 in Legal Profession, Rankings | Permalink

Saint Louis University Faculty (not just in law) "Revolt" Against University President

A no-confidence vote, and more.

Posted by Brian Leiter on November 1, 2012 in Of Academic Interest | Permalink