ABA panel urges restructuring of pricing and financial aid, creation of new models of legal education, and a shift in faculty culture. Tenure systems would not be required for accreditation.
President Obama endorses idea that legal education is too expensive and too long.
A Nevada community college student files a federal lawsuit over explicitly sexual class assignments and alleged harassment.
The Association of American Law Schools gathers in Washington today, but with few mentions of the crisis in legal education on the agenda.
Expect law schools to be reformed? Study suggests it's unlikely -- given that professors appear committed to offering tenure-track jobs to people who look and act just like they do.
Law education has been a bit beleaguered lately. A new book shows what's still right about legal education and where it needs to go.
A federal appeals court upholds dismissal of lawsuit by former students who said Thomas M. Cooley Law attracted them with misleading employment statistics.
Bar association panel is open to keeping requirement that law schools have some kind of job security for faculty members, but it's still unclear how it will do so.
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