Women entrepreneurs and business owners, November 16th. I will share some of the pitfalls entrepreneurs should avoid when starting a business. Registration required, Free - bring your own lunch/brown bag. http://marylandcapital.worldsecuresystems.com/events/baltimore-county-swib-luncheon-6?location=Baltimore
The 50 best law schools in America While it can be tough to get into elite law schools, the real challenge happens post-graduation: securing a good job. Law-school enrollment remains high — 39,984 students graduated in the class of 2015 — but the prestigious degree no longer holds the same clout that it once did, and an oversaturation of lawyers has left graduates struggling in the job market . For the class of 2010, only 40% of graduates were working at law firms by 2015..
Law school applications for 2013 are collectively down 38% since 2010, as reported by the Law School Admissions Counsel (LSAC) as of January 25, 2013. What this means is that law schools are hungry for applicants and you will have a better shot at getting into a good school if you play your cards right. Schools are also giving more scholarships as incentives. Here’s what you need to know about how to get into law school, and what goes on in law school admissions departments. / Feb 1 '13
Thinking like a Lawyer, by Frederick Schauer, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law at #UVA, covers such topics as rules, precedent, authority, analogical reasoning, the common law, statutory interpretation, legal realism, judicial opinions, legal facts, and burden of proof, and is an original exposition of basic legal concepts that scholars and lawyers will find stimulating.