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  • Welcome, lurkers - what questions do you have?
    i was looking at this https://www.georgetowntech.org/writingcompetition just to make the abstract idea of a publication more real to conjure, to have something to talk about with potential collaborators, and have ...
    by app at 3:12 PM, 12-15-19
  • Harvard Students and Grads Taking Questions
    Anyone know how many LPs Rubenstein usually gives out for CivPro? I didn't allocate my time that well and didn't mention everything I should have, only got like 3,800 words ...
    by heythatslife at 11:26 AM, 12-15-19
  • Guide for Transferring to Another Law School
    Yeah, not sure Yale law school does Latin honors. It's also possible someone would do well enough to transfer and not end up at the top of their class in ...
    by Nony at 6:46 AM, 12-15-19
  • Univ of Texas School of Law students / grads taking questions
    Congrats on the 5 point LSAT jump! ...
    by motherofdragons at 5:53 PM, 12-14-19
  • What does a career in con law look like?
    I don't want to spend 200k for a slim slim slim chance for a field I *might* be interested in. Unfortunately this is what going to a non-Yale law school to ...
    by ymmv at 11:30 AM, 12-14-19
  • Wish to speak with Cornell Law 0Ls, 1Ls, 2Ls, Alumni, Faculty and Staff?
    In my searches I've been unable to find a space that allows for and encourages a variety of thoughts and perspectives to be shared about a particular school - all ...
    by CornellLawBound at 7:46 PM, 12-09-19
  • General Help
    I wouldn't talk about interviewing for the promotion - cut that out entirely. I think you can talk about being a manager, but if you give us a little more ...
    by Slytherpuff at 7:34 AM, 12-04-19
  • patent technology specialist positions question
    Assuming you have a EE/CompE/CS degree, your SW experience will be a plus. Firms don't like to hire agents/tech specs with zero patent drafting experience because it takes time to ...
    by redtalun at 9:46 AM, 12-03-19
  • Ads and promo codes for LSAT prep services
    PowerScore is running another sale currently, which will last through Sunday, 12/8/19. No discount code needed; the prices are adjusted on each product/course as follows: Books: 40% off the retail price for ...
    by PowerScoreAdmin at 1:43 PM, 12-02-19
  • Columbia Students Taking Questions
    Does anyone have a syllabus for Leg-Reg with Briffault? Thanks ...
    by note1L at 1:36 PM, 12-02-19
Classes and Bar Study
Legal Practice and Employment
  • LRAP/IBR/PSLF. How does it work? Let's find out!
    idk if there was a different thread for different school's LRAPs but UChicago mildly improved theirs this year! Yeah, looks like it's still positive-amortized (which makes it a little less awesome ...
    by icechicken at 9:17 AM, 12-15-19
  • Biking to Work
    Awesome, thanks everyone! Shoes are going under the desk. My firm last summer was an older and more formal establishment, so I didn't get much exposure to seeing people come ...
    by 64Fl at 9:09 AM, 12-14-19
  • Anyone has an idea to resolve quicken cloud sync errors?
    Legitimately can't tell if this is spam lol Call Quicken? ...
    by icechicken at 9:05 AM, 12-12-19
  • Google Legal Summer Institute
    No updates to date. Nothing appears to have been posted in other fora. ...
    by paupaulaw at 2:16 PM, 12-09-19
  • Criminal Defense
    Solo criminal defense here. AMA. PD here. The one thing I really don't get is how you come up with fee structure. Flat/hourly. How you decide what is worth what ...
    by Kümmel at 6:12 AM, 12-05-19
  • 2019 Bonus Discussion
    I'm sure we'll get great recession bonuses ...
    by -__________________- at 9:20 AM, 12-03-19
  • Selendy & Gay
    What is the deal with them? ...
    by SmittyWerben at 1:36 PM, 12-02-19
  • Fired from 2 biglaw jobs in 6 months - please help
    is this performance art ...
    by -__________________- at 8:07 PM, 11-30-19
  • First Trial Jitters
    Congrats! I always tell people to just prepare their asses off. I'd take a mediocre prepared lawyer over a well seasoned attorney just winging it any day. If you're well prepared, ...
    by GodSpeed at 3:37 PM, 11-30-19
  • Talking politics at work: guidelines? Guidance?
    Well, there are obviously those extremes. I don't think that's what people are generally talking about though because it's so obvious. In this environment, identifying as a conservative/republican ...
    by lolwat at 1:05 PM, 11-29-19