If you’re on the fence about whether you should go to law school, or if you’re obsessed with the idea of of going to a top law school, here are some recent news items that you might find illuminating:

 

1. Thank goodness, the Chinese aren’t interested. Tired of competing against the progeny of real Chinese Tiger Moms (not that meek Asian American version) for those coveted spots at select professional schools? Well, if your goal is to get into a top law school, I have great news: The Chinese are busy trying to get in business school instead! From The Wall Street Journal:

One in five people who took the GMAT last year was from China, according to a new report from the Graduate Management Admission Council, which administers the business-school entrance exam globally. The number of tests taken by Chinese citizens rose 45% from last year, to 58,196.

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