Tag Archive: nyu

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Logical Reasonings / 2.3.16

A. The Republican presidential field winnows as Rand Paul and Rick Santorum both drop out of the race. Vice

B. Human Rights Watch is teaming up with Columbia and NYU law schools to develop new and improved methodologies for gathering evidence in human rights abuse cases. National Law Journal

C. Lawyers for Adnan Syed – the convicted killer who was the focus of the runaway hit podcast “Serial” – are in court today asking for a new trial, based in part on evidence undercovered during the making of the podcast. ABC News

D. Donald Trump is crying foul about losing Iowa, and now he wants a rematch. Boo-friggin’-hoo. BBC News

E. And in other Trumptastic news, Donald Trump has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. No, really. Politico

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Logical Reasonings / 4.7.15

A) Here’s a Back to (Law) School shopping list. Not included: Trapper Keeper, LA Lights, Jncos, or licensed lunchbox of your choosing. Law School Toolbox

B) The hiring of Harold Koh, who was heavily involved in the Obama administration’s use of drones, to teach human rights law has NYU students up in arms (pun definitely intended). Above the Law

C) A lovely little vlog about finding your path before law school. JD Careers Out There

D) A Manhattan judge ruled it’s okay to serve divorce papers through Facebook. Talk about unfriending. Wall Street Journal

E) More Arrested Development! More Arrested Development! Uproxx

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Logical Reasonings / 8.25.14

The NYU student listserv is throwing shade at Columbia Law. Spoiler alert: it’s not quite Biggie and Pac. Above The Law

A refund program at the InfiLaw schools? Tough to say whether it’s a safety net, or more bait for unsuspecting students. JD Journal

The 50 best law firms for women. ABA Journal

3.7 million Americans use self-help centers to represent themselves in court. Personally I stick with Unfrozen Caveman Lawyer for my legal needs. Wall Street Journal

Forbes somehow found a way to make FX’s The Simpsons marathon not fun: taxes. Forbes

J/K, it’s still fun.