Andrew Sinclair

May 2004

law school

Bar Review Starts

+ (May 26, 2004)

Today was the first day of my $2,400 bar review course. For that amount, I get a massive stack of books and a special badge that allows me to go downtown and watch a video for four hours each day.... more


creative

Some Music Online

+ (May 24, 2004)

I still haven’t had time to re-upload my songs to the new cnet service, but garageband.com has finally “restored” some tracks from the old mp3.com service. You can listen here: zegna music.... more


My first published article reaches the printed page this week. You can now read the pdf version online. The article is intended to be an update on third party pop-up advertising litigation that has now become a widespread legal issue.... more


law

Perrier v. Terrier

+ (May 19, 2004)

As the trademark dispute between Windows and Lindows rolls on, hundreds of law students are becoming JDs. What is a school like Boston University teaching their graduates about changing the first letter of a famous mark? Check out this bottle... more


about sinclair

I Graduated from Law School

+ (May 17, 2004)

I graduated from law school yesterday. Whew – that was a lot of work. It’s nice to be finished, but it doesn’t feel like too big of a deal. There’s still a lot of work to be done (for example:... more


For anyone trying to access Law School Discussion today, the site is down again due to a hard drive failure. Let’s hope it wasn’t Law School Discussion that crashed the server. The hosting company estimates that the site will be... more


I took a trip to Detroit last weekend and visited Ford’s massive Rouge manufacturing facility. Ford only recently resumed tours of the plant after closing the tour about 25 years ago. The new tour is a Disneyland style “experience” with... more


technology

Folding@home Team

+ (May 6, 2004)

Pre-Law students on Law School Discussion (now popularly known as “LSD”) are starting a Folding@home team. I’ve been using Folding@home for over two years now and I think it’s great way to donate your computer’s idle time to a good... more


Most street cleaning I’ve seen is done on a weekly or fortnightly basis. For some reason, my street in Boston (Park Drive) only gets cleaned one time each year. It seems the city has mistaken the concept of spring cleaning... more


about sinclair

Back in Beantown

+ (May 5, 2004)

I’ve been back in Boston for almost a week now seeing lots of friends and eating lots of good food. I’m essentially finished with law school as well, but there’s always little administrative things (and of course the bar) to... more