When CAN we talk about the exam?

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hankypanky
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When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby hankypanky » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:07 pm

So, I know we can't talk specifics of the exam yet. But can we start talking about it with more specificity after the cancellation window closes? Or do we have to wait until the scores are released?

(I mean on TLS).

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby birdlaw117 » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:11 pm

Never.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby hankypanky » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:12 pm

birdlaw117 wrote:Never.


Besides that.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby minnbills » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:13 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfrEE49T7VU

Do what these guys did

(In all seriousness, you're not supposed to, so don't expect anyone to tell you otherwise)

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby kaiser » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:14 pm

Never. The questions are the property of LSAC, and you have to buy access to them. You can't put their questions on a public forum any more than you can post downloaded music on this site. The legal technicalities behind my analogy may not be perfect, but you get the idea.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby hankypanky » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:16 pm

kaiser wrote:Never. The questions are the property of LSAC, and you have to buy access to them. You can't put their questions on a public forum any more than you can post downloaded music on this site. The legal technicalities behind my analogy may not be perfect, but you get the idea.


Ok. Got it. I was just wondering because I see on TLS posts like "PT54 LR1 Q3" discussing questions with some degree of specifics. Are we not allowed to do that after the six day period closes either?

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby chup » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:17 pm

kaiser wrote:Never. The questions are the property of LSAC, and you have to buy access to them. You can't put their questions on a public forum any more than you can post downloaded music on this site. The legal technicalities behind my analogy may not be perfect, but you get the idea.

This is wrong. Once the tests are published, you can discuss them freely.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby hankypanky » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:19 pm

chup wrote:
kaiser wrote:Never. The questions are the property of LSAC, and you have to buy access to them. You can't put their questions on a public forum any more than you can post downloaded music on this site. The legal technicalities behind my analogy may not be perfect, but you get the idea.

This is wrong. Once the tests are published, you can discuss them freely.


Yeah I thought you just can't post them in their ENTIRETY.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby kaiser » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:20 pm

chup wrote:
kaiser wrote:Never. The questions are the property of LSAC, and you have to buy access to them. You can't put their questions on a public forum any more than you can post downloaded music on this site. The legal technicalities behind my analogy may not be perfect, but you get the idea.

This is wrong. Once the tests are published, you can discuss them freely.
.

Thats what I meant. You can discuss them in the abstract, and even break down answer choices, but you just can't post them fully ever. By merely discussing them, people who don't have access to the Q's can't possibly get the benefit of them.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby hankypanky » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:21 pm

kaiser wrote:
chup wrote:
kaiser wrote:Never. The questions are the property of LSAC, and you have to buy access to them. You can't put their questions on a public forum any more than you can post downloaded music on this site. The legal technicalities behind my analogy may not be perfect, but you get the idea.

This is wrong. Once the tests are published, you can discuss them freely.
.

Thats what I meant. You can discuss them in the abstract, and even break down answer choices, but you just can't post them fully ever. By merely discussing them, people who don't have access to the Q's can't possibly get the benefit of them.


But we can't do that until it's published? Or is the post-6 day period OK?

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby wvu » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:24 pm

Not until scores are released. October 24-26.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby chup » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:27 pm

hankypanky wrote:Or is the post-6 day period OK?

Not OK.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby hankypanky » Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:35 pm

chup wrote:
hankypanky wrote:Or is the post-6 day period OK?

Not OK.


Alright. Now everyone knows :lol: .

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby 941law » Tue Oct 04, 2011 11:44 pm

we can go public when the test goes public. Until that point it's looked at as an unfair advantage for the people who are not privy to this info. Only when the lsac can make money off all of us equally is it fair to freely talk about whether or not book H could of been on all 3 shelves.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby Mauve Dinosaur » Wed Oct 05, 2011 9:28 am

The first rule of the LSAT is, you don't talk about the LSAT
The second rule of the LSAT is, you DON'T TALK ABOUT THE LSAT

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby neuroticjew » Wed Oct 05, 2011 10:42 am

Mauve Dinosaur wrote:The first rule of the LSAT is, you don't talk about the LSAT
The second rule of the LSAT is, you DON'T TALK ABOUT THE LSAT


LSATs go on as long as they have to, and if this is your first LSAT, you HAVE TO LSAT.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby lakers3peat » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:09 pm

stfu u neurotic jew


jk

i just found your username to be funny lol

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby boalthopeful » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:09 pm

Are scores released at a specific time? Or just emailed at random in a 2 day span?

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby Cornelius » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:34 pm

boalthopeful wrote:Are scores released at a specific time? Or just emailed at random in a 2 day span?

I think last time it started in the 3:30 pm EST area and continued for about 4-6 hours.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby gaud » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:49 pm

Cornelius wrote:
boalthopeful wrote:Are scores released at a specific time? Or just emailed at random in a 2 day span?

I think last time it started in the 3:30 pm EST area and continued for about 4-6 hours.



Yea, it appears that they are sent out in 'waves'.

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Re: When CAN we talk about the exam?

Postby vanwinkle » Fri Oct 07, 2011 10:50 am

neuroticjew wrote:
Mauve Dinosaur wrote:The first rule of the LSAT is, you don't talk about the LSAT
The second rule of the LSAT is, you DON'T TALK ABOUT THE LSAT

LSATs go on as long as they have to, and if this is your first LSAT, you HAVE TO LSAT.

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:




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