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NOMDividingGayBlackAndLatinoCommunities 31 May 2017 - 01:54 TyCarleton
The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) is an anti LGBTQ organization that puts forth homophobic campaigns and legislation (inclusive of constitutional bans on ...
NYTimesMagazineArticle 14 Jan 2015 - 22:06 IanSullivan
Here is article that Eben was talking about the other day in class regarding the rating agencies' conflict of interest with their clients as a culpably contributing ...
NathanStopperFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
anyone out there? i made a lot of changes to this paper after Eben's comments, and i would love some feedback. if you're reading this...please make edits/comments ...
NathanStopperIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:19 IanSullivan
NathanStopper 12 Jan 2010 Life in the Cubes There's nothing that makes you feel less human than a job where you sit in a cubicle all day and watch the minutes slowly ...
NathanStopperSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
Altering Risks and Creating Windfalls: the Case to Abolish Intentional Interference with Contract Introduction Intentional interference with contract is a unique ...
NicheVsVocation 17 Apr 2010 - 18:02 NonaFarahnik
In the last class I asked Eben regarding vocations and finding our niche as a lawyer. I would like to hear more opinions on the subject. Many times I have heard how ...
NicholasWillinghamFirstEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 20:46 MarkDrake
How Changing Copyright Law Can Have A Positive Effect on Copyright Law Introduction Hip Hop was born not too far from Columbia, in the Bronx. One of the most widely ...
NicholasWillinghamIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:22 MarkDrake
Personal Introduction By NicholasWillingham 29 Jan 2015 I came to law school to become a lawyer, but another two years of reading appellate decisions will not ...
NicholasWillinghamSecondEssay 30 Jun 2015 - 14:20 MarkDrake
NicholasWillingham 02 Jun 2015 Professor Moglen I attempted to answer your comments in the section titled "Scope of the Question" NicholasWillingham 17 Jun 2015 ...
NicoGurianFirstEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 20:47 MarkDrake
Scared to be Robinson By NicoGurian 11 Mar 2015 Aversion to the practice Robinson is a smart and successful lawyer, who has managed to create a financially stable ...
NicoGurianIntro 29 Jun 2015 - 21:25 MarkDrake
Personal Introduction By NicoGurian 27 Jan 2015 I want law school to equip me with the skills necessary to remedy the injustices and inequalities I see around ...
NicoGurianSecondEssay 29 Jun 2015 - 21:50 MarkDrake
Swimming Against the Tide By NicoGurian 17 June 2015 Advocates for social justice face a Supreme Court openly hostile to civil rights, worker rights, and environmental ...
NicoleMedham-FirstPaper 12 Jan 2009 - 23:00 IanSullivan
I liked Kaleb's idea of adding a disclaimer to his paper, so I decided to write one myself. This paper is not academic in the slightest. It is, however, a topic that ...
NicoleMedham-SecondPaper 22 Jan 2009 - 02:01 IanSullivan
NicoleMedham 04 Apr 2008 Prenuptial Agreements: #8216;Til Death Do Us Part...Yea Right! #8220;If you ain #8217;t no punk holla we want prenup. WE WANT PRENUP! ...
NicoleMedhamIntro 22 Jan 2009 - 02:01 IanSullivan
NicoleMedham 18 Jan 2008 I decided to come to law school to both help myself and others. The education that law students receive even those who decide not to practice ...
NigerianPrisioner 22 Jan 2009 - 02:02 IanSullivan
I just wanted to share an case study of a "nigerian prisoner" con. Its a long article, but worth the read. A highlight is the mark's state of mind even after he ...
NithinKumarFirstPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
A Working Relationship By NithinKumar Lawyers manage a range of professional relationships with fellow attorneys, clients, judges and a variety of other people ...
NithinKumarIntro 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
I'm Nithin and I'm from California. I've wanted to be a lawyer my whole life, but now I'm afraid this class is about to take a real life wrecking ball to the castles ...
NithinKumarSecondPaper 22 Jan 2013 - 20:10 IanSullivan
Law students and lawyers are risk averse people and so no one should be too surprised by the approach taken by most law students towards their debt. Having incurred ...
NonUnitarySelfRealizingCohen 07 Jan 2010 - 22:14 IanSullivan
Question 1: Application of the Unitary Non Unitary Self Distinctions: Within class we probed the fiction of the unitary self. We recognized the potential danger ...
NonaFarahnik 13 Jan 2012 - 23:19 IanSullivan
NonaFarahnik 14 Jan 2010 I love almost every part of being at CLS, except for the whole grade thing/the curve that fuels it. If Eben is right that most transcripts ...
NonaFarahnikFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
Everyone Should Read Arnold By NonaFarahnik 18 Feb 2010 #8220;The actual habits and attitudes which operate under the banner of the creed to make the institution ...
NonaFarahnikFirstPaperTalk 26 Feb 2010 - 05:43 NonaFarahnik
As I got to thinking about my first paper, I posted a quote by Antoine de Saint Exupery that reads "If you want to build a ship, don't drum up the men to gather wood ...
NonaFarahnikSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
My Walk Home By NonaFarahnik 13 Apr 2010 Unfortunately, every part of this reflection is true. I live on 110th and Amsterdam. When I walk to school in the morning ...
NonsenseAndMagic 22 Jan 2009 - 02:05 IanSullivan
Cohn and Frank have given us some interesting ways to assess the value of legal arguments. Since we are all stuck reading the same cases in other classes, I thought ...
NoteTakerSignup 02 Feb 2010 - 20:56 ChristopherCrismanCox
We haven't had a note taker since 3/5. If several individuals upload their own notes to the new threads, we can refactor them into a complete version later. I had ...
NotesOnRevisions 11 May 2017 - 15:48 EbenMoglen
Notes on Revisions I have tried in my comments on your writing to offer directed suggestions for improvement. These are only suggestions: the writing is yours, and ...
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NovikaIsharFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:14 IanSullivan
Is Prediction the Only Trade of a Lawyer? By NovikaIshar 26 Feb 2010 Oliver Wendall Holmes posits that law is nothing more than "prophecies of what the courts ...
NovikaIsharIntro 13 Jan 2012 - 23:19 IanSullivan
I am a second generation Columbia law student. My father is a lawyer and a Columbia graduate who taught briefly at NYU and Columbia Law Schools. I grew up in New York ...
NovikaIsharRevisedFirstPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:21 IanSullivan
NovikaIshar 18 Apr 2010 Is Prediction the Only Trade of a Lawyer? THE IDEOLOGICAL IMPACT Recently, University of Chicago law professor Geoffrey Stone published ...
NovikaIsharSecondPaper 13 Jan 2012 - 23:34 IanSullivan
NovikaIshar 17 Apr 2010 International Human Rights Law and the United States During an introductory seminar yesterday on the current state of international law, I ...
NovikaIsharSecondPaperRewrite 13 Jan 2012 - 23:21 IanSullivan
NovikaIshar 17 May 2010 While many independent American universities and organizations are proactive in sponsoring human rights awareness and enforcement abroad through ...
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