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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby thatlawlkid » Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:12 pm

RedPurpleBlue wrote:
guynourmin wrote:LOL


No clue what made you so abrasive, but it's incredibly off-putting. Could have just stated the Michigan data point (which looks like it was endowed unlike his position at NU and therefore attached to more money, so not even a good data point that you felt like you were mic dropping on) and moved on. I had a civil response to your initially intentionally provocative/hostile comment. Pretty lame, guy.

As for grades, maybe tomorrow?

He's not lame, you're lame.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby FloridaCoastalorbust » Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:00 am

fwiw, seems that coif/magna comes out on the same date as commencement, which is june 22 this year

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby magikarp » Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:29 pm

Does anyone know when graduates' Office365 licenses will expire? I wasn't able to figure it out via my account's Subscription page.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby carsondalywashere » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:21 am

Fuck it, call me a gunner. Can anyone tell me:

1. Who is better for contracts drafting; mulaney or llorente?
2. Who is better for BA; silver or schanzenbach?
3. Who is better for negotiation; agnew, gandert, buth, or shapiro?
4. What are some other good classes to take? I wanna do corporate work after school and am currently thinking I'll take 14 credits this semester which would be comprised of (1) basics of contract drafting - 2 credits (2) business associations - 3 credits (3) negotiation - 3 credits. Don't know what I'd do for the other two classes.
What about accounting for decision-making? I heard classes like that require a ton of bid points. The other classes I'm considering are evidence, constitutional criminal procedure, con law 2, entrepreneurship clinic, legal ethics. Would take secured transactions but it's going to be the same time as BA. Also would like to boost my GPA.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby RedPurpleBlue » Thu Jun 21, 2018 5:26 am

carsondalywashere wrote:Fuck it, call me a gunner. Can anyone tell me:

1. Who is better for contracts drafting; mulaney or llorente?
2. Who is better for BA; silver or schanzenbach?
3. Who is better for negotiation; agnew, gandert, buth, or shapiro?
4. What are some other good classes to take? I wanna do corporate work after school and am currently thinking I'll take 14 credits this semester which would be comprised of (1) basics of contract drafting - 2 credits (2) business associations - 3 credits (3) negotiation - 3 credits. Don't know what I'd do for the other two classes.
What about accounting for decision-making? I heard classes like that require a ton of bid points. The other classes I'm considering are evidence, constitutional criminal procedure, con law 2, entrepreneurship clinic, legal ethics. Would take secured transactions but it's going to be the same time as BA. Also would like to boost my GPA.


I was under the understanding that you can't take the entrepreneurship clinic w/o having both BA and Entrepreneurship law under your belt. Could be wrong, but I just wanted to flag it in case I'm right (a rarity).

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby thatlawlkid » Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:48 pm

carsondalywashere wrote:Fuck it, call me a gunner. Can anyone tell me:

1. Who is better for contracts drafting; mulaney or llorente?
2. Who is better for BA; silver or schanzenbach?
3. Who is better for negotiation; agnew, gandert, buth, or shapiro?
4. What are some other good classes to take? I wanna do corporate work after school and am currently thinking I'll take 14 credits this semester which would be comprised of (1) basics of contract drafting - 2 credits (2) business associations - 3 credits (3) negotiation - 3 credits. Don't know what I'd do for the other two classes.
What about accounting for decision-making? I heard classes like that require a ton of bid points. The other classes I'm considering are evidence, constitutional criminal procedure, con law 2, entrepreneurship clinic, legal ethics. Would take secured transactions but it's going to be the same time as BA. Also would like to boost my GPA.

I'm a big fan of Gandert, he's really personable and a great guy to just connect with. You would probably get along really well with him.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby bball75 » Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:36 am

Any insight into the complex civil litigation clinic?

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby carsondalywashere » Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:44 am

RedPurpleBlue wrote:
carsondalywashere wrote:Fuck it, call me a gunner. Can anyone tell me:

1. Who is better for contracts drafting; mulaney or llorente?
2. Who is better for BA; silver or schanzenbach?
3. Who is better for negotiation; agnew, gandert, buth, or shapiro?
4. What are some other good classes to take? I wanna do corporate work after school and am currently thinking I'll take 14 credits this semester which would be comprised of (1) basics of contract drafting - 2 credits (2) business associations - 3 credits (3) negotiation - 3 credits. Don't know what I'd do for the other two classes.
What about accounting for decision-making? I heard classes like that require a ton of bid points. The other classes I'm considering are evidence, constitutional criminal procedure, con law 2, entrepreneurship clinic, legal ethics. Would take secured transactions but it's going to be the same time as BA. Also would like to boost my GPA.


I was under the understanding that you can't take the entrepreneurship clinic w/o having both BA and Entrepreneurship law under your belt. Could be wrong, but I just wanted to flag it in case I'm right (a rarity).

Oh damn, I didn't even realize that. Thanks for the heads up.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby carsondalywashere » Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:45 am

Anyone else find it hilarious Player is teaching bioethics?

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby FloridaCoastalorbust » Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:37 am

carsondalywashere wrote:Anyone else find it hilarious Player is teaching bioethics?


:lol:

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby NYYNYR » Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:07 pm

FloridaCoastalorbust wrote:fwiw, seems that coif/magna comes out on the same date as commencement, which is june 22 this year


Honors are on our unofficial transcripts now.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby NUGunner » Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:08 pm

carsondalywashere wrote:Fuck it, call me a gunner. Can anyone tell me:

1. Who is better for contracts drafting; mulaney or llorente?
2. Who is better for BA; silver or schanzenbach?
3. Who is better for negotiation; agnew, gandert, buth, or shapiro?
4. What are some other good classes to take? I wanna do corporate work after school and am currently thinking I'll take 14 credits this semester which would be comprised of (1) basics of contract drafting - 2 credits (2) business associations - 3 credits (3) negotiation - 3 credits. Don't know what I'd do for the other two classes.
What about accounting for decision-making? I heard classes like that require a ton of bid points. The other classes I'm considering are evidence, constitutional criminal procedure, con law 2, entrepreneurship clinic, legal ethics. Would take secured transactions but it's going to be the same time as BA. Also would like to boost my GPA.


1. Don't know about llorente but I highly recommend mulaney. Fair, funny, and super chill.
2. Don't know about scanzhenbach but silver is OK. She can be confusing at times but in general BA is not a hard class.
3. Never taken negotiations.
4. Sec reg would be a good class to take.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby Kinky John » Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:05 pm

NYYNYR wrote:
FloridaCoastalorbust wrote:fwiw, seems that coif/magna comes out on the same date as commencement, which is june 22 this year


Honors are on our unofficial transcripts now.


https://www.law.northwestern.edu/regist ... s_list.pdf

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby JHWigmore » Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:59 pm

Schazenbach is better than Silver for BA.

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Re: Northwestern 1L/2L/3L/Grads Taking Questions and Challenges

Postby carsondalywashere » Wed Jul 11, 2018 2:45 pm

JHWigmore wrote:Schazenbach is better than Silver for BA.

I wonder if taking it in the morning would be an easier curve though since people may be more likely to skip out on class.

Are two credit classes actually the work of two credits, or is it more like CLR (i.e. a two credit class being a substantial amount of work)? Thinking about doing the following, but don't want to take too many credits (still want to bump up my GPA).

BA - 3 credits
Negotiation - 3 credits
Con Crim Pro or Basic Federal Income Tax or Immigration - 3 credits
Basics of Contract Drafting - 2 credits (looks popular though)
Entering Foreign Markets (talked to the prof on the phone, really like this guy) - 2 credits
Accounting for Lawyers, or whatever if it's called (also looks popular), or Corporate Governance - 2 credits



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