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Current Law Students / New tortfeasor shirt available today
« on: June 16, 2004, 12:50:29 PM »
The Miss Feasance tortfeasor shirt is available starting today.


Current Law Students / Re: ***DO NOT CLICK ON THE SDSD TOPIC
« on: June 12, 2004, 09:14:35 PM »
That message has now been deleted.  I'm looking into the problem.  It's a problem that has hit other message boards too.

Current Law Students / Re: New Yahoo group for California Western
« on: May 11, 2004, 04:44:00 PM »
Instead of going to Yahoo, please just use the California Western area here on Law School Discussion.

Current Law Students / Re: New Yahoo Group for Chapman Law
« on: May 11, 2004, 04:40:36 PM »
Please use the school specific message boards instead of starting groups on Yahoo.  The Chapman group is here.

Current Law Students / Re: Does Socratic Method prepare for court?
« on: April 16, 2004, 01:56:20 PM »
As professors like to note in defense of the socratic method: "Even if you don't become a trial lawyer, people are going to ask to think on your feet throughout your career.  Teaching this way helps you to practice that skill."

I think it certainly helps in that regard.

In Civ Pro, our professor brought in a tape of Posner and Easterbrook grilling a young attorney.  It did sounds a lot like class.

Current Law Students / Re: Tired of paying tribute.
« on: March 24, 2004, 02:56:52 AM »
If this conversation is worth continuing, please start a new topic.

Current Law Students / Re:Prof. Resp. Exam - can you pass with no class?
« on: December 06, 2003, 10:19:02 AM »
Well no one answered my question, but I found out that you can indeed pass the exam without taking a class.  I read portions of the BarBri book and took three or four practice exams - did just fine.

I thought the test was rather difficult, but I guess I wasn't the only one who was unsure about a lot of the answers.

I guess only the local bar associations list the official passing scores, but there are a lot of sites that have tried to compile a list of all jurisdications.  Here is one of those in case you're trying to figure out where you passed:

Job Search / Where can I find information on firms?
« on: September 21, 2001, 07:35:41 AM »
I know is a good resource for getting information on law firms (salaries, hours, etc).  

See Vault: Law Firm Rankings:

Does anyone know of any similar resources?  Is there something similar that has info on medium and small firms?

Job Search / Re: help
« on: March 21, 2003, 10:12:14 AM »

In case you haven't found it, there is a category devoted to high school / law bound students.  It's on the pre-law discussion board here:

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