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  • Stop trying to make $190,000 salaries for first-year Biglaw attorneys happen. It’s not going to happen. Source:
  • Steven G. Calabresi is the Clayton J. and Henry R. Barber Professor of Law at Northwestern University and Visiting Professor of Political Science at Brown University 2010-2018. The full version of this essay (including the footnotes) is available on SSRN. [Earlier contributions to this symposium came from: John Neiman, Dale Carpenter, Robin Wilson, Bill Eskridge, […]
  • Should a high-powered clerkship require clerks to cook? Source:
  • * Fights break out over sacks of rice brought by president Source:
  • With a new rankings approach, Above the Law is trying to capture the strength and relevance of major law firms in today’s market. Source:
  • JOHANNESBURG, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Kenya’s shilling is set to gain some ground against the dollar next week as offshore investors buy local debt, but Nigeria and Zambia’s currencies will likely come under pressure from increased import demand and falling oil prices. Source:
  • WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Liberia, the West African nation hardest hit by the Ebola outbreak, is facing recession and may need more aid from the International Monetary Fund given the budgetary toll the virus has taken, its finance minister said. Source:
  • John Elwood reviews Monday’s relisted cases. Greetings Court fans! Welcome back to yet another season of Relist Watch, which is kind of like Baywatch except that, instead of being a source of ironic enjoyment, this column is a source of no enjoyment. The beginning of a new Supreme Court Term always brings an air of […]