Tag Archives: Students

Making real change in law students’ lives, building upon the successes of our predecessors

ABA President-elect Bob Carlson spoke to a group of bar leaders about his priorities for his term. It is traditional for the incoming president to trumpet a new plan, perhaps for advocating for the Rule of Law, improving legal education, … Continue reading

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Help Students Help Themselves: Make Them Put Their Phones Away

I am leading a writing lockdown right now.   Am I locked in a room writing? Not quite.  But I am in a quiet room, with about 25 other people, mostly students, who are similarly focused on a piece of writing.  … Continue reading

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2 Students Hospitalized in Philadelphia School Bus Crash

Two students were hospitalized Wednesday as a result of a school bus crash in the Logan section of Philadelphia. Details of the Philadelphia Bus Crash According to 6 ABC News, the crash occurred at the intersection of Old York Road … Continue reading

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Teacher improperly allowed "teachable moment" to include discussion of student's discipline with other students

During Thanksgiving week 2016, students at Stoughton, MA High School were engaged in a school project decorating a Spirit Wall. While this activity was underway, one if the students, "F," made a swastika out of masking tape and placed it … Continue reading

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Student Loan Nightmare: Navient accused of misleading students about loan forgiveness

One of our PSLF class actions against the largest student loan servicer in the United States, Navient, was profiled by ABC Action News here in Tampa last week.  Our clients are finding they have to basically start all over with … Continue reading

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