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MBE® Exam Day: Seven Things You Should Do

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Law graduate on MBE exam day

What you do on test day is just as important as what you do in the weeks leading up to it. Here are some tips that will help you succeed on MBE exam day.  Eat Breakfast A healthy breakfast enhances cognitive function and improves memory. Conversely, skipping breakfast reduces your attention span, efficiency, and cognitive […]

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Con Law Quick Tip: Equal Protection

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Roughly half of the Constitutional Law questions on the MBE® are focused on individual rights—particularly equal protection. Students and practitioners alike struggle to spot equal protection issues and apply the appropriate standard of review. Here is an easy 4-step process to tackle nearly any equal protection question you encounter on the bar exam.

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Torts Quick Tip: Two Kinds of Intent

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We all know how to use the word “intent” in ordinary conversation: “I didn’t intend to sleep in; I just didn’t set my alarm.” But the ‘lawyer response’ would be: “Of course you did! By not setting your alarm, you knew you wouldn’t wake up early.”