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Tips for effective teamwork among law students

As the school year unfolds and students join clubs and start new initiatives, they will find themselves having to work with others. It is no secret that working with a team can be challenging, even if it is among a group of friends. With differing work ethics, personalities and expectations, there are bound to be…keep reading

How To Win The Time Management Game In Law School

…and be less stressed and more productive. Despite popular belief, it is possible to succeed in law school — even during the first year —  and have some stress-free, free time. Through my own time management trials and tribulations, I have tried countless hacks to become more organized and productive. Spend some time answering the…keep reading

Florida Coastal School of Law receives prestigious HEED Award for diversity

Jacksonville-based law school recognized for diversity efforts for third year in a row Jacksonville, Florida, Sept. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the U.S. transitions from a majority Caucasian society to a racial plurality society, the number of diversity initiatives nation-wide grows, and with it, the promise of a more inclusive future. Florida Coastal School…keep reading

Winston & Strawn Hit With Explosive Gender Bias Suit

 Constance Ramos, who left Winston & Strawn in August to start her own Oakland, California-based intellectual property boutique, has become the latest former member of Big Law to bring a gender bias suit against an Am Law 200 firm. The litigation, which has not yet been previously reported, began with a 19-page complaint filed on Aug….keep reading