Archive for January, 2012

Messing Around on a Sunday….

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012 at 16:08

  Sukhdev Sandhu is a writer for the Telegraph newspaper in the UK. In 2006, with the sponsorship of Artangel, he produced Night Haunts: A Nocturnal Journal through 2006. It is a wonderfully evocative melange of visuals, sound, and words exploring those who inhabit the nights of London. There are African night cleaners, exorcists, minicab […]






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LWOW Kicks Off in Switzerland!

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 at 17:10

 (thanks to zdnet.com) One of my favourite questions for someone is “Do you open Finder/Explorer in icon or list view?” It tells you something about how you approach life, rationally, intuitively, or that you don’t know how to change the way it opens. Law Without Walls is primarily icon although you better have your list […]






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The Future of Legal Education…?

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 at 09:00

(Thanks, with twist, New Yorker)  






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Is the Axis of Legal Education Shifting to the East?

Monday, January 9th, 2012 at 09:00

(Singapore old and new)   I’ve been researching the global context of legal education recently and the competition is becoming intense. The usual suspects are UK and US law schools, which compete for overseas students especially at the graduate level. Carole Silver has studied this area extensively. However, I suspect we shall see the competition […]






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PI(I)GS Might Fly!

Friday, January 6th, 2012 at 12:58

(thanks) The Troika is upsetting big bar associations because it is demanding the liberalization of professions in countries it is bailing out. Key complainers are the American Bar Association and the CCBE. (Thanks to Peter Lederer for the H/T). The Wall Street Journal Law Blog reported that the ABA and CCBE have written a letter […]






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