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What Lawyers Can Learn From the CFTC Starter Guide for Smart Contracts

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on November 27 released a public guide to explain the uses, risks and benefits of smart contracts. The guide aims to provide practical information for in-house lawyers and others interested in learning more … Continue reading

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Learn how to be successful in law school in the Law Student Podcast

Having difficulty navigating your hectic law school schedule? You’re not alone! Your new hosts for the ABA Law Student Podcast, Ashley Baker and Kristoffer Butler, talk to Negeen Sadeghi-Movahed, chairwoman of the ABA Law Student Division, about law student life and her goals as … Continue reading

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What can Law Schools Learn about Bar Passage from Medical Schools’ Approach to Studying Students Who Struggle with Licensing Exams?

It’s not unusual for a provost or a colleague or a relative at Thanksgiving to ask a legal academic why law students have so much trouble passing the bar exam when the pass rates for medical students are usually in … Continue reading

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What Firearms Law and Regulatory Scholarship Can Learn from Each Other

It would be an understatement to say that gun debate partisans have different views about the proper relationship between gun rights and regulation. From a scholarly perspective, those differences are typically refracted through the lenses of constitutional law, public health, … Continue reading

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Best Practices: What Law Schools Might Learn from one of Basketball’s Greatest Coaches, John Wooden

By: Sara Berman Law schools are responsible for educating today’s lawyers and for reimagining themselves to also best prepare tomorrow’s lawyers—not an easy task, by any stretch. But there are lessons we may be able to learn from a perhaps … Continue reading

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