Category Archives: Law Students

What electronic data should a company preserve?

Author: Carla Zavala Case Citation: Marten Transp., Ltd. v. Plattform Adver., Inc., No. 14-cv-02464-JWL-TJ, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 15098 (D. Kan. Feb. 8, 2016) Employee/Personnel/Employer implicated: Employer eLesson Learned: The duty to preserve electronic data only attaches to the information that the party has reason to believe is relevant to the litigation, at the time the party finds […] The post What electronic data should a company preserve? appeared first on eLessons Learned... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Fighting Urban Blight, One Semester at a Time

Originally posted on the Future of Change: ? This past semester, as part of the Albany Law class “Law and Social Innovation: Creative Problem Solving,” law students and faculty and students from the University at Albany’s Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy and the U Albany Center for Technology in Government, teamed up to….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Assessment of Program Learning Outcomes: Law Schools Move into the Twenty-First Century

In a relatively brief period, law school pedagogy has changed a great deal.  Christopher Columbus Langdell’s nineteenth century approach of case-based analysis featuring Socratic dialogue in class still forms the basis for many law professor’s approach.  The MacCrate Report in the early 1990s, however, led to far more clinical and practical opportunities for law students.  […].. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Grand Central owner’s takings argument sidetracked (Penn Central Transportation Co. v. New York City)

This is the latest in a series of Quimbee.com case brief videos. Have you signed up for your Quimbee membership? The American Bar Association offers three months of Quimbee study aids (a $72 value) for law student members. And if you go Premium, you’ll receive Quimbee Legal Ethics Outline (a $29 value) as part of our Premium Legal Ethics Bundle. Ready to go all in? Go Platinum and get 3 years of unlimited access to Quimbee and 3 years of ABA Premium membership (nearly a $1,000 value) for just $499. Local governments may act to protect sites with historical, cultural, or other significance by designating those places landmarks. In so doing, governments are able to preserve those properties for future generations, but landmark designations restrict the rights of property owners. Owners cannot change landmarks without prior government approval, but they must bear the cost of maintaining the properties up to government standards. The case….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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#BarPrepLife: The Pre Bar Prep Jitters

#BarPrepLife The Pre Bar Prep Jitters GUEST BLOG Katie R. Day, Quinnipiac University School of Law Graduate               While I’m trying to enjoy this week between law school and bar prep, I can’t help but feel a little jittery, like there are a billion butterflies in my stomach. Last weekend I graduated from law school! Bar prep is on the horizon. Law school graduation was a weekend filled with celebration and friends and family, and I had a blast. But now that my graduation weekend has come and gone, my attention has turned to my next task: the bar exam.  Starting next week, I’ll be in full bar prep mode. I’ll be going to my BARBRI classes, doing the homework, and studying harder than I ever have. While I’m trying to enjoy this week between law school and BARBRI, I can’t help but feel a little jittery, like there are a billion butterflies in my stomach. I know I’m not the only one feeling….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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