Law professor advice to students is stupid, Part 1

    It seems like many law professors think their job is a giant act of tough love rather than TEACHING. Exhibit A:  here’s a line from a recent article in the Journal of Legal Education: “This article accepts the now-common assertion . . . that law professors should make explicit the analytical skills their students must learn.” …

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Iron Chef and the Law: Recipes & Ingredients Are Like Claims & Elements

So previously, we discussed (1) an overall strategy for how to do well law school and (2) what NOT to do in law school. I promised not to be so negative, but to tell you what you should do. This time — the third part of a five piece series — I focus on the first pillar to success: master …

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“First Year They Scare You To Death:” Manage Fear and Protect Your Time In Law School

Fear. FEAR! (As embodied by the weirdo White Walker/Gandalf snowman guy above.  Or this guy.) Fear is the dominant emotion for many law students before and during your first year in law school. Law school is at least a bit scary.  Maybe a lot. Maybe you don’t want to admit it to others, but at …

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