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Hope for law grads? Is the job market improving?

Continuing our recent series of posts examining LSAT and law school application trends and the value of a law degree, today we’re going to look at a question I’m sure you’ve all been asking – what happens after graduation?…

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LSAT Hits and Myths

There is a commercial running in the NY area for a major insurance company (I am not sure if it’s available in other states but it makes very frequent appearances here in NY) that is pretty funny but with an

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Breaking News: Applications are Down! Law School without the LSAT

This was an interesting week for news related to law school; one report focused on the drop in law school applications and another offers hope to those struggling with the LSAT. While so many are preparing for the LSAT

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The Value of a Law Degree

If you’re like 99.9% of others studying for the LSAT, at some point (probably when you were staring through blurry eyes at a logic game) you’ve wondered “is it really worth it?” You’ve already got (or are close to …

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Formal Logic Translations

When my kids were little and would ask me if they could do something I would sometimes need to say no (Trust me – it was for good reasons). Never ones to give up without a fight, they would continue

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War of the Worlds of Formal Logic

 

Understanding Formal Logic is a critical skill for LSAT success. As we discussed on Monday, every day we experience conditional statements su
ch as “if I stop for coffee, I will be late for work” and yet, stopping for coffee does

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LSAT Super Villains – The Legion of Doubt

In our last exciting episode, we met the League of LSAT Superstars – role models to which all future LSAT superheroes should aspire. Today we get introduced to the LoLS’s arch-enemies, the Legion of Doubt.

The Zombie King: leader …

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Taking the Formal out of Formal Logic

“If I stop for coffee now I am going to be late for work”. How many of us have said this to ourselves, and still stopped for a morning cup of Joe? Despite dire predictions, we arrive at work on

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Law School – is 2 years better than 3?

Yesterday’s New York Times published an article about a recently proposed change to New York Bar requirements. If adopted, the proposal would allow students who have finished 2 years of law school to write the New York Bar and become …

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Fit and Ready for the February LSAT

On Monday we talked about getting ready for the February exam by being sure to get enough sleep. If you are going to do well on this grueling test you have to be at your best mentally and physically.

As

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