Valparaiso College announced Friday that in the wake of declining enrollment for its law school, it is providing buyouts to tenured faculty and college members with multi-12 months contracts.
The elemental economic construction of authorized education – during which many of the operating income for many law colleges comes from federal educational loans topic to primarily no actuarial controls – remains in place. Transparency in regard to employment outcomes – which pretty much didn’t exist three years ago – has been largely achieved, and it has achieved fairly a bit by itself, as evidenced by the plunge in utility and enrollment numbers. But whereas the situation is healthier, it’s nonetheless the case that far too many people are paying far too much to go to law college. (My again of the envelope calculation is that national first year courses must be around 25,000 matrics, and that efficient tuition ought to be around $10,000 per 12 months, if we want legal training to be an excellent investment for a large majority of prospective law students going ahead).
EEA membership would depart the UK free to signal its own commerce deals with different nations. The UK wouldn’t be certain by the EU’s fisheries or agriculture or VAT coverage, so could change its law in those areas too. The EEA doesn’t cover foreign policy or felony law or policing issues, although the UK might search to barter a separate deal with the EU on those issues (on this aspect of Brexit, see my dialogue right here ).
UPDATE May 23, 2016: It has come to the attention of this author that the two officers who participated in the homicide of James Boyd in Albuquerque, New Mexico have been charged with murder. Dominique Perez and Keith Sandy (now retired) were videotaped executing James Boyd. This was reported on August 18, 2015 by NBC Information, as well as different information agencies. The 2 officers are at this writing nonetheless awaiting trial.
Conversely, is Schengen at fault for the remedy of asylum-seekers by Hungary? In principle, if third-nation nationals don’t (yet) apply for asylum, they are irregular migrants, and so Hungary had an obligation to remove them under the EU’s Returns Directive But that Directive does permit Member States to use greater standards, and it will have been foolish not to take action (as Hungary eventually did) in circumstances the place Germany had already signalled its willingness to think about their planned asylum functions.…