Category Archives: Law and Lawyers

Books I'm Buying: Where Have All the Leaders Gone?

I can’t wait to get a copy of Lee Iacocca’s new book, Where Have All The Leaders Gone? It looks AMAZING. Borders Books has an excerpt here. Am I the only guy in this country who’s fed up with what’s … Continue reading

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NY Mag: Nipple Tint Goes Mass (Appeal, I think)

From New York Magazine: “In just one more sign of the stripperization of the Everywoman, Benefit’s Benetint, conceived in the seventies for an exotic dancer to color lips and cheeks, is now also being sold at Sephora and elsewhere as … Continue reading

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A Few More Weeks

Ah…well, it’s coming down to that time – I only have a few more weeks left here in Japan before I have to return to the USA and the tragic life of the law student. Specifically, the 3L law student, … Continue reading

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Second Week of Class

So, I taught my second class last night. We started going over the basics of Constitutional Law and the the structure of the US government. I liked some of the questions that were put forth: What is a “conflict of … Continue reading

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WSJ.com – Fact or Fiction? Exploring the Myths About Lawyers

WSJ.com – Fact or Fiction? Exploring the Myths About Lawyers By ROBIN KELSEY Special to THE WALL STREET JOURNAL As an alumnus of Yale Law School who spent less time practicing law than studying it, I take great pleasure in … Continue reading

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How Things Really Work, Part I

Ah, gather round all you funktastic people. This is how the legal job search really works, now that I’ve gone through it and come up BROKE. Note: A lot of this is about the “big firm” search that the career … Continue reading

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How To Fix Law School

(PS: While I was writing this, I managed to break the other theme, so here’s a new one. huzzah!) Matt Hoffman, of the [non]billable hour placed an excellent post up about how to fix law schools. By the way, I … Continue reading

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Recording Industry vs The People

Recording Industry vs The People The lawyers representing Patricia Santangelo, who is the first RIAA defendant to refuse to settle, have set up a blog detailing the events of the case: We are lawyers in New York City. We practice … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Angst-Ridden Dollar

Okay, so I know I promised more writing about me yesterday. I always have trouble writing in here because this isn’t a LiveJournal (I do have one, and I don’t use it). I know that some people just keep checking … Continue reading

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Exam Watch

(Partially stolen from Three Years of Hell… I just noticed this, and it’s a good idea… Property : DONE Constitutional Law: Friday, May 6th Criminal Law: Tuesday, May 10th.

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