"The school [Loyola Law School Los Angeles] is retroactively inflating its grades, tacking on 0.333 to every grade recorded in the last few years. The goal is to make its students look more attractive in a competitive job market.
In the last two years, at least 10 law schools have deliberately changed their grading systems to make them more lenient.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
In Law Schools, Grades Go Up, Just Like That - NYTimes.com: