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Pomp, Circumstance…and Mindy

Comedienne Mindy Kaling – star of TV’s “The Mindy Project” and before that, “The Office” – was one of the speakers at Harvard Law School’s commencement ceremony this  month. Why? I’m not sure either. But Kaling apparently was a hit, ...

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The VLW High Five: Mispronounced words

The language of law is rich and varied. Anyone who goes to law school learns a whole new vocabulary. And words, especially in statutes, are open to different meanings and interpretations. But are they open to different pronunciations? Not so ...

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Good day sunshine

This week (March 16-22) is Sunshine Week, an initiative to promote a discussion of open government and freedom of information. Celebration of Sunshine Week got its start in the Sunshine State in 2002. The American Society of Newspaper Editors made ...

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Quote unquote

“Lawyer walks into a bar….” You know the rest. You’re at a party and you’ve just mentioned that you practice law. Invariably, inevitably and unenviably, someone uncorks a lawyer joke. Usually a stupid or even insulting lawyer joke. What do ...

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