January 6, 2012
And now for something completely different: Above the Law’s top 10 most popular posts of 2011 and predictions for 2012
Law schools will get more creative in how they massage their employment numbers. We talk a lot about “transparency,” and there will be MOAR TRANSPARENCY in 2012. But the real goal of getting legal educators and administrators to simply tell the truth to prospective law students will not be realized. Apparently, we live in a world where we have to come up with incentives for law schools to tell the truth, because left to their own devices, they’ll continue to obfuscate the facts.