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Off-Topic Area => Politics and Law-Related News => Topic started by: unknownOne on August 11, 2011, 08:57:13 AM

Title: 4 grads sue Cooley for $250M, saying job-finding, salary numbers inflated
Post by: unknownOne on August 11, 2011, 08:57:13 AM
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Four graduates of Thomas M. Cooley Law School, unable to find steady work in one of the most difficult legal job markets in decades, are suing their alma mater.

The lawsuit, which is seeking class-action status, claims that Cooley blatantly misrepresented and manipulated its post-graduation employment and salary statistics in order to attract students. [....]

Source: http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/article/20110811/NEWS06/108110316/4-grads-sue-Cooley-250M-saying-job-finding-salary-numbers-inflated (http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/article/20110811/NEWS06/108110316/4-grads-sue-Cooley-250M-saying-job-finding-salary-numbers-inflated)
Title: Re: 4 grads sue Cooley for $250M, saying job-finding, salary numbers inflated
Post by: fortook on August 12, 2011, 01:04:13 PM
It was seven grads in a class action against Cooley.  New York Law School is also being sued. 

They out to change the system.  I don't know I I feel about all this.  There is a huge part of me that wants to say- Bravo and good luck.