Top 50 Legal Career Blogs

December 21, 2009

There are quite a few careers associated with our system of law. A number of legal careers are available across the system. And you don’t need to be a lawyer in order to reap the benefits of a rewarding career in the legal professions. You can be a paralegal, court reporter or even involved in law enforcement and still contribute to the legal profession. If you are interested in the law, here are 50 legal career blogs that can help you find your way: [click to continue…]

Top 10 Myths About Jury Duty

November 30, 2009

One of our privileges and rights as citizens in the United States is to serve on a jury. Jury duty is one way that we can give back to our country and help exercise the principles upon which it was founded. The Bill of Rights guarantees the right of the accused to a trial by his peers, and jury duty allows that right to be fulfilled. However, many people do not understand even the basics of jury duty. Here are 10 of the top myths about jury duty: [click to continue…]

If you are interested in learning a little bit more about the law, there is no reason for you to enroll in an expensive course. While you won’t be able to get a J.D. from taking open courseware classes, you can still learn a great deal about law. From brushing up on your rights, to learning things that can help you in a job as a reporter, paralegal or a consultant, there are a number of resources that can teach you about the law. Here are 25 open course classes that provide you with access to law course materials: [click to continue…]