Law in Contemporary Society

LawContempSoc Web Changed By
IAmALawyerIAmNeverFarFromEvil 22 Jan 2013 - 18:14 IanSullivan
Robinson #8217;s declaration reminded me of this scene from the television show The Wire . For those of you who have not seen the show, the witness, Omar Little ...
IPOAsAConGame 07 Jan 2010 - 22:39 IanSullivan
I just sort of had an epiphany this morning. Most of the IPOs we have witnessed in the last 10 years are probably a big con game on the little guys. A private company ...
IPhoneBoycottJune 13 Jan 2012 - 23:13 IanSullivan
Update! Foxconn has promised to give substantial raises to all its workers in China. At the Longhua plant where the deaths occurred, by October 2010 pay will ...
IWonTFeelHelpless 22 Jan 2009 - 01:17 IanSullivan
I Won't Feel Helpless Maybe I #8217;m wrong. Maybe I #8217;ll feel helpless when it #8217;s all over anyways. Three years and 130K. I #8217;d pay more if they charged ...
IanFisherIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Personal Introduction I'm Ian. My name's pronounced like eye in but I don't mind when people say it differently. I'm from the suburbs of Chicago and went to school ...
IanFisherSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:09 IanSullivan
Amendment One's Majority Approval Introduction On May 8th, 2012, North Carolina voters passed the state constitutional Amendment One, also referred to as The Marriage ...
ImTheDudePlayingTheDude 17 Apr 2010 - 18:01 NonaFarahnik
I #8217;m the Dude Playing the Dude Disguised as Another Dude! No doubt many people will recognize this line from the movie Tropic Thunder. For those who don #8217 ...
ImageAndReality 07 Jan 2010 - 23:01 IanSullivan
Image And Reality In my notes for today, I have this comment by Eben: The image of who you might be becoming is more important than the reality. You will become ...
ImaniPhillipsFirstEssay 06 Jun 2017 - 10:11 ImaniPhillips
How will black liberationist movements evolve in Trump's America? In a society where the current President of the United States captured the support of millions of ...
ImaniPhillipsSecondEssay 08 Jun 2017 - 02:06 ImaniPhillips
ImaniPhillips 08 Jun 2017 After a year of law school, I have learned two principal things about the type of lawyer that I want to be: 1) I want to be a multifaceted ...
ImitationAndCreation 22 Jan 2013 - 18:14 IanSullivan
The discussion of writing imitating what we read had me thinking about the video series is a Remix. In four videos, it covers how various forms of creation (music ...
ImmigrationLawyer 14 Apr 2015 - 21:09 AbdallahSalam
We discussed the state of immigration lawyers in one of our recent classes (on building a law practice), and so I thought I would share this article I just read in ...
ImplicitAssociations 13 Jan 2012 - 23:13 IanSullivan
NathanStopper 20 Feb 2010 Reading Jerome Frank made me think of the Implicit Associations Test that I took in a college social psychology class. I'm sure many of ...
InLawSchoolsGradesGoUpJustLikeThat 13 Jan 2012 - 23:13 IanSullivan
I'm sure many of you have read the recent NYT Article, Law Schools, Grades Go Up, Just Like That. I have enjoyed reading the comments of the article, which span from ...
InLovingMemory 22 Jan 2013 - 18:14 IanSullivan
In Loving Memory I walked into Print Services in the basement of Columbia #8217;s Journalism School to see my dad, as I usually do after classes and before going home ...
InequalityJustice 13 Jan 2012 - 23:13 IanSullivan
Is inequality inherently unjust? If so, what can be done to reconcile justice with a world defined by scarcity of resources and the continual creation of unequal relationships ...
InjusticeUSMilitaryVsJohnBrown 22 Jan 2013 - 18:15 IanSullivan
Due to the lack of understanding regarding John Brown's actions, I ask the question: If the government sanctioned it, would that make it right? Think of this question ...
InterestingRead 22 Jan 2013 - 18:15 IanSullivan
I'm sure that some of you have already heard about or read this article "Why Women Still Can't Have it All", written by Anne Marie Slaughter and published in the ...
InternetFacebookEtiquette 22 Jan 2013 - 18:15 IanSullivan
Hey guys, Eben uses etiquette a lot as an example of a form of strong social control, so I think I might write my second paper on Facebook etiquette or social media ...
InternetLunch 15 Aug 2010 - 19:22 NonaFarahnik
I know we will eventually be able to do the Net security lunch with Eben. Sometimes, his tech references go way over my head so I wanted to start a list about the ...
InternetSecurity 13 Jan 2012 - 23:13 IanSullivan
NonaFarahnik 22 Mar 2010 Eben, will you hold a lunch session for Net novices who want to learn more about how we can improve our online privacy? Of course, but ...
IsBeingACorporateLawyerImmoral 07 Jan 2010 - 22:49 IanSullivan
I think Professor Moglen once said that the concept of giving money to the poor while earning money as a corporate lawyer is all good, but it assumes that the work ...
IsBeingACorporateLawyerImmoral2 03 Mar 2009 - 05:35 LeslieHannay
We seem to have come around pretty much full circle in this thread, so I thought it might be time to try to refactor it. In opening this discussion, Esther posed several ...
IsReadingObsolete 22 Jan 2013 - 18:15 IanSullivan
Is Reading Obsolete? During this Tuesday #8217;s class we discussed the possibility that the act of reading text may not be the most efficient way to absorb new material ...
IsTVReallyAddictive 07 Jan 2010 - 22:39 IanSullivan
I know we have touched on this in class, and that we have touched on much more that should perhaps be far more troubling, yet I keep coming back to TV. So, forgive ...
IsaacLaraIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:35 MarkDrake
What I want to get out of law school is a law license so I can become a prosecutor. Before school I had worked full time as a civilian police investigator for a few ...
IsaacLaraSecondEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 21:45 MarkDrake
(Re)orienting to Law School After 1L By IsaacLara 25 May 2015 My Reasons for Applying to Law School My Job Created Certain Expectations It #8217;s no surprise ...
ItReallyMakesMeThink 24 Feb 2009 - 05:21 MichaelDreibelbis
In conversations with all of you outside of class and the wiki, I've noticed an interesting common thread: we all like the class because it #8220;makes us think ...
Found 28 topics
This site is powered by the TWiki collaboration platform.
All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
All material marked as authored by Eben Moglen is available under the license terms CC-BY-SA version 4.
Syndicate this site RSSATOM