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LRW: Behind the Curve?

Follow By Jonathan Foster You’ve heard it before: “Legal Research and Writing is the most important class of your first year.” It’s a sentiment that is frequently repeated in law schools and law firms across the country. Professors of other subjects often admit that the skills...

Office Hours: Professor F. Scott Kieff – Stephanie Levitt

Follow He has been named one of IP Law and Business’s “Top 50 Under 45.”  He compares scheduling office hours to scheduling an appointment with a fitness trainer. He sees the government as a preclusive entity in the field of Intellectual Property Law. He teaches Property,...

Office Hours: Professor Orin Kerr by Stephanie Levitt

Follow His favorite number is five. As a law student, administrative law fascinated him. He is ranked #7 among criminal law scholars in the United States for citations in academic journals, and, three weeks ago, one of his blogs was cited by the D.C. Circuit. Who is this...

Office Hours: Professor John F. Banzhaf III by Stephanie Levitt

Follow His hobby is suing people. He convinced his own father to stop smoking. He has been interviewed by Stephen Colbert. He organized the first anti-smoking organization, made several appearances on Super Size Me, and believes that smokers and the obese should have higher...