Tag Archives: Study

Avoiding an expensive bar study loan

As the spring semester comes to a close, many 3Ls are investigating their bar study loan options. Borrowing one last loan to pay for bar study classes and living expenses has been an accepted routine inside many law schools. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Posted in Law Students | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Bike lanes need physical protection from car traffic, study shows

Really! – that took how long to determine?….ars technica – Drivers left bikes less room in the presence of parked cars and painted bike lanes. ” There are plenty of good reasons that people should cycle more. People who exercise … Continue reading

Posted in Technology & Cyberlaw | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Study: Major media outlets’ Twitter accounts amplify false Trump claims on average 19 times a day

Media Matters: “Major media outlets failed to rebut President Donald Trump’s misinformation 65% of the time in their tweets about his false or misleading comments, according to a Media Matters review. That means the outlets amplified Trump’s misinformation more than … Continue reading

Posted in Technology & Cyberlaw | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Republican Study Committee Budget Contains Important Tax Policy Proposals

The Republican Study Committee (RSC) released its Fiscal Year 2020 Budget this week, and it includes a number of tax policy changes. Among the most important are proposals to make the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s (TCJA) individual and expensing … Continue reading

Posted in Tax Law | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Study Finds that High Tax Rates Lower the Chance of Business Survival

A new working paper from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) by economists Serhan Cevik and Fedor Miryugin shows that taxes have an economically important effect on whether firms survive in the marketplace. Amid concern by policymakers and scholars over the … Continue reading

Posted in Tax Law | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment