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Santa Clara University School of Law Blog

While a Juris Doctor (J.D.) is the most common of the various types of law degrees, it’s just one of many options available for those seeking a graduate-level law credential. In fact, 14 percent of law-school enrollees are pursuing non-J.D. programs, compared to just 8 percent five years ago.1

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Is a Master of Legal Studies Worth It?

If you work in any aspect of corporate compliance, you already know how important it is that your company follows government and industry regulations. You also know that this task grows more difficult each year. Entities pass new, ever more complex regulatory changes, making the process of achievi...

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Ethical Business and Profitability

There's a conventional wisdom floating around out there: Cut corners, and you get to keep more for yourself. In fact, because "short-term shareholder primacy" has driven so much corporate productivity since the 1970s, Americans expect companies to put profit first and assume that the more ruthless...

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Corporate Compliance Jobs

The world is getting more complicated every day, and nowhere is this more evident than in the world of corporate compliance. Regulations change with each fiscal year or legislative session, and the changes can affect company culture as well as company policies and practice.

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