Real Covenants and the Privity Requirement

MBE Substantive Law FAQ Series: Real Covenants and the Privity Requirement

We receive a lot of questions from our course students asking us to explain tricky areas of substantive law in more detail.  Some topics, however, turn up in questions far more frequently than others.  The goal of our MBE Substantive Law FAQ Series is to address areas of law tested on the bar exam that are often conflated or not properly understood.  We hope to explain them in a way that will help you process the concept and correctly answer questions if the issue turns up on the MBE!  In this post, we focus on a tricky area of real property: real covenants and privity!

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How to Answer a Baby Bar Exam Essay Question

how to answer a baby bar essay exam questionHow to Answer a Baby Bar Exam Essay Question  

Here, we walk through how to answer a baby bar exam essay question. We will look at the Torts essay question from June 2018, which you can find on the California state bar website.

We’ll discuss the proper approach to this bar exam essay question and give you tips for approaching others. To make the most of this exercise, we recommend you bullet point an answer to this question. Then read our tips on how to answer a baby bar exam essay question such as this one. Continue reading How to Answer a Baby Bar Exam Essay Question

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Five critical UBE tips for first-time takers that your commercial course may NOT tell you!

Five critical UBE tips for first-time takers that your commercial course may NOT tell you! 

Here, we are going to summarize five critical UBE tips for first-time takers that not all commercial courses emphasize. We aim to keep this concise and to the point — we know you are busy studying for the bar exam. Continue reading Five critical UBE tips for first-time takers that your commercial course may NOT tell you!

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The Third Edition of Our Book, How to Pass the Michigan Bar Exam, is Available!

The Third Edition of our book, How to Pass the Michigan Bar Exam, is Available! 

We are excited to announce the 2019 edition of our book, how to pass the Michigan Bar Exam. This book is updated to include more MBE information, updated essay tips, and an entirely new chapter on the Michigan bar exam application process. (Read more below!)

This book is available here in our online store.

Note: if you attended Wayne State University Law School or University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, do not purchase this book from us as your school will provide one to you for free or at a discounted rate. 

In the latest edition of our book, we have the following improvements: Continue reading The Third Edition of Our Book, How to Pass the Michigan Bar Exam, is Available!

Bar Exam Organization

Why Bar Exam Essay Organization Matters On The MEE

Why Bar Exam Essay Organization Matters On The MEE

Perfecting your bar exam essay organization is one of the most efficient ways to raise your score on the Multistate Essay Exam (MEE) or the essay portion on any other bar exam.  You want to make sure you put all of the important pieces of your essay in the right place so that you can get all of the points you deserve!  In this post, we give you four reasons why strong bar exam essay organization matters.

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Good Bar Exam Materials

What To Look For In Good Bar Exam Materials

What To Look For In Good Bar Exam Materials

When it comes to studying for the bar exam, there are so many choices for materials out there.  In order to be sure you are getting the most out of your prep, you need to be using good bar exam materials.  All resources are not created equal – there are plenty of advantages you can gain if you use good bar exam materials!  In this post, we discuss what makes certain study resources more optimal than others!

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Advantages and Disadvantages of an Online Bar Exam Tutor

Advantages and Disadvantages of an Online Bar Exam Tutor

If you are considering hiring a bar exam tutor, you may consider whether you should hire an online bar exam tutor or an in-person bar exam tutor. Every person is different, and some greatly benefit from the flexibility that comes with meeting online. Others are better served by meeting a tutor online. Here, we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of hiring an online bar exam tutor. Continue reading Advantages and Disadvantages of an Online Bar Exam Tutor