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This 1-hour cartoon video provides an overview of considerations for forming and structuring a law practice, explaining conventional entity and tax considerations, then placing a strong emphasis on cooperative and nonprofit models. One goal of the video is to encourage alternatives to conventional for-profit and hierarchical law firms. And here is a folder with the readings to accompany it. Let us know what you think!

Here's a few articles and podcasts that are inspiring our work and the research we need to reinvent economic systems.

We'd like YOU to contribute to this monthly feature. We'll share some of what we're reading and finding interesting but if you read (or write) an article you'd like to share on Next Legal please send the link to me!

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A row of vacant, dilapidated, and boarded up homes paint a busy street in West Baltimore. Photo by Kevon Paynter

Here's a few articles that are inspiring our work and the research we need to reinvent economic systems.

We'd like YOU to contribute to this monthly feature. We'll share some of what we're reading and finding interesting but if you read (or write) an article you'd like to share on Next Legal please send the link to me!

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1. Tell us a little about yourself and the educational or career path you took to get to where you are now?

My name is Priya Baskaran and I am an Associate Professor and Director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Law Clinic (EILC) at the West Virginia University School of Law. In law school, I was fortunate enough to take the Urban Communities Clinic – a transactional clinic that supported nonprofits, community organizations, and small businesses in Detroit. I fell in love with Detroit, which in many ways resembled my hometown of Pittsburgh. My clients were...

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Here's a few articles that are inspiring our work and the research we need to reinvent economic systems.

We'd like YOU to contribute to this monthly feature. We'll share some of what we're reading and finding interesting but if you read (or write) an article you'd like to share on Next Legal please send the link to me!

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