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Does Diversity Hurt The Quality Of Law Reviews?

Let's repeat it one more time for the people in the back: diversity is a good thing -- and there's cold, hard evidence to prove it.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Affirmative Action, Law Schools, Jonathan Masur, Law Reviews, The Jabot, Kyle Rozema, Adam Chilton

The Size Of Biglaw Partnership Classes Is Shrinking

Bad news if you're trying to go for that brass ring.
Tags: Law, Diversity, PPP, Biglaw, Partner Issues, The Jabot

Best Law School In The Country Finally Adds More Gender-Neutral Restrooms

Students lobbied for three years before these changes were made.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Quote Of The Day, Yale Law School, The Jabot, Gender-Neutral Restrooms, Hannah Hussey

The Law Schools Where The Most Women Enrolled As Students (2019)

For the third year in a row, there are more women learning the law than ever before.
Tags: Law, Women's Issues, Law Schools, Law Students, The Jabot, Enjuris

Biglaw Partner Files $20 Million Lawsuit Over Alleged Rape

The plaintiff is described as a partner in the Houston office of a large international law firm who has practiced for 12 years.
Tags: Texas, Law, Sexual Assault, Rape, Houston, Biglaw, The Jabot

Without Her Robe, Female Judge Was Often Mistaken For Assistant

Assumptions like this only contribute to sexism in the legal profession.
Tags: Florida, Law, Sexism, Courts, Women's Issues, Quote Of The Day, State Judges, The Jabot, Brownwyn Miller

Florida Attorney Claims Offensive Ad Is The Result Of Hackers

Sexism masquerading as an attorney advertisement.
Tags: Florida, Law, Sexism, Small Law Firms, Lawyer Advertising, The Jabot, Albert Sauline

More Plaintiffs Added To Astonishing Pregnancy And Gender Discrimination Case Against MoFo

A spokesperson for the firm calls the allegations 'inconsistent' with the firm's values.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Morrison & Foerster, MoFo, The Jabot, Pregnancy Discrimination, Sanford Heisler Sharp, Sanford Heisler LLP, Aimee Krause Stewart

Paul Weiss Launches Supreme Court Practice As Press Spotlight Returns To Partnership Diversity

The arrival of a partner of color refocuses the discussion on what firms need to do to address diversity.
Tags: Law, Race, Discrimination, Biglaw, Paul Weiss, Lisa Blatt, Kannon Shanmugam, The Jabot

Biglaw Firm Battling A Gender Discrimination Lawsuit Will Have To Fight On A New Front

The complaint alleges the managing partner said, 'we’re not real good at practicing what we preach.'
Tags: Law, Gender Discrimination, Biglaw, Ogletree Deakins, Tracy Warren, The Jabot, Sanford Heisler Sharp, Unequal Pay, Dawn Knepper

Biglaw Firm’s Great New Benefit For New Parents: Bill Less

This program helps new parents get acclimated to their new responsibilities.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Billable Hours, Parental Leave, Duane Morris, The Jabot

The Truth Behind How Law Schools Get Their #MeToo Intel

It may not be the best system, but we're willing to help.
Tags: Law, Intel, Sexual Harassment, Law Schools, The Jabot, MeToo, Gillian Lester, Association of American Law Schools (AALS

Attention RBG Fans: Banana Republic Is Re-Issuing Its Original Dissent Collar

Resist, persist, and prove that the future is female with RBG's fierce dissent collar.
Tags: Fashion, Law, Courts, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Banana Republic, The Jabot, Dissent collar

Prominent Law Professor Removed From All Duties Amid An Investigation Into Misconduct Allegations

He was removed from teaching duties as the law school investigates allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a student.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Misconduct, Marquette Law School, The Jabot, Paul Secunda

Biglaw Partner Found Dead Hours After Allegations Of Inappropriate Behavior Surface

His body was found at the bottom of a cliff.
Tags: Law, Deaths, Sexual Harassment, Biglaw, Geraint Thomas, The Jabot, Eversheds Sutherland

Meet The Biglaw Working Mom Who Says She’s Subservient To Her Husband

Despite all appearances, she insists she believes in traditional gender roles.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Biglaw, Working Mothers, Foley & Lardner, The Jabot, Julie-Anne Lutfi

Meet The Biglaw Working Mom Defending Traditional Gender Roles

Despite all appearances, she insists she believes in traditional gender roles.
Tags: Podcasts, Law, Biglaw, Working Mothers, Foley & Lardner, The Jabot, Julie-Anne Lutfi

The Rehabilitation Of Disgraced Judge Kozinski Has Begun

Will the legal community welcome back Alex Kozinski?
Tags: Law, Courts, Sexual Harassment, Alex Kozinski, Kozinski, The Jabot, MeToo, Katherine Ku

Did D.C. Bar Course Tell Attorneys It’s Totally Cool To Discriminate If That’s What The Client Wants?

Does ethics compel discrimination? No, probably not.
Tags: Law, Discrimination, Legal Ethics, Jack Marshall, The Jabot, DC Bar

Paul Weiss Press Release Captures Everything Broken About Biglaw In One Image

Biglaw can't solve this problem until it sees it. This image suggests that may still be a ways off.
Tags: Law, Diversity, Biglaw, Paul Weiss, The Jabot

‘On The Basis Of Sex’: The Must-See Biopic About Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Get ready to learn more about a pioneer for women's rights and become part of a stunning cinematic experience.
Tags: Movies, Law, Courts, Women's Issues, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Armie Hammer, Felicity Jones, The Jabot, Kathleen Peratis, On the basis of sex, Daniel Stiepelman