Compliance & Regulation

A cascade of laws and regulations (The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008, the Affordable Care Act, and the Dodd-Frank Act,), plus vigorous government enforcement, has upgraded the nature of the compliance function. Candidates armed with law degrees are viewed very favorably by employers seeking compliance professionals. Read about these employment opportunities in these posts and in 21st Century Legal Career Series Volume 2.

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Water Law Goes National

Water law is rapidly becoming a very important practice area, due to population growth and movement, pollution, drought, and the impact of and extremes...

Law…After a Fashion

Fashion Law, a practice area heretofore buried far below the radar, is emerging as a hot new opportunity for attorneys. Moreover, the fashion industry...

Tax “Reform” Means Legal Jobs

The last time Congress undertook a major overhaul of the tax laws, it spawned a surge in legal and law-related employment opportunities for attorneys....