While the pandemic has caused massive upheavals, it has also forced universities to use technology to bring in much-needed change and innovations.
Necessity truly can be the mother of invention. A new university president explains how the pandemic forced massive changes at his institution — and why smart use of technology was invaluable.
Legal battles require the same skills seen at the highest levels of chess.
The same skills and talents that enable chess players to dominate the board will also serve aspiring lawyers well in the courtroom, a law scholar argues.
Indonesian law schools will have to face questions surrounding ethics in technology in the coming years, if not already. How can they prepare for it?
Scholars suggest that law schools must adopt innovative interdisciplinary curricula alongside implementation of creative teaching methods to address advancements in technology.
Man and machine.
Artificial intelligence and data analytics are transforming the practice of law.
The Second Amendment used to be absent from constitutional law classes. No more.
The Second Amendment was barely taught in constitutional law classes two decades ago. That changed after a 2008 Supreme Court ruling that ensured a federal right to keep and bear arms.
At least in Connecticut, legal advocates can now represent the interests of abused animals.
When lawyers represent the interests of abused animals in the courtroom, they help human victims too.
Law school and the legal profession present their own distinct challenges.
Some signs seem to suggest that students studying law are prone to mental health problems and substance abuse.
South Africa’s Constitutional Court embodies values of justice and transformation. How can law schools do the same?
For law faculties, the transformative vision embodied in South Africa's constitution provides a potent driver for change. So what does a transformed law faculty look like?
What happens when disgust, anger and fear take control?
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We should stop teaching students to suppress their emotions.
Students working behind the scenes.
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