This weblog is no longer devoted completely to dialogue of class bias in greater schooling though it’s pervasive. This is a crucial message to all attorneys who have struggled to pass the bar and go through three years of regulation faculties to be part of what was meant to be a dignified occupation: the writing is on the wall for most attorneys with the brand new LLLT program that has been applied by the state of Washington and can soon spread to each state in the nation.
No different elite liberal arts college has a legislation college hooked up to it, and W&L’s law college will never be almost as prestigious an institution, relatively speaking, as the larger institution of which it’s a part (The category of elite legislation colleges is proscribed to 14, and 14 solely, and regardless of W&L’s success at gaming the rankings nobody has ever considered it to be wherever close to that magic circle).
Dean Jose R. Sundiang may even obtain a Plaque as Outstanding Law Dean in the stated occasion, which can be attended by Supreme Court and Appellate Court justices as well as officers and members of the Philippine Association of Law Schools (PALS), Phjilippine Association of Law Professors (PALP), and Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP).
Outside the legal academy, a various group of voices, starting from the rip-off blogs that had such a strong effect on no less than Tamanaha and me, to Above the Law and JD Underground, to the tireless unpaid labor of Kyle McEntee, Patrick Lynch, and Derek Tokaz, aka Law School Transparency, found their method into the pages of the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, and onto the CBS Evening News.
On the weblog Inside the Law School Scam, regulation professor Paul Campos of the University of Colorado in Boulder, points out that Indiana already has four regulation faculties accredited by the American Bar Association, two of which have authorized unemployment rates of about 40%, and are presently placing only about 20%-25% of graduates in companies with more than ten legal professionals.