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SSRN Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Vol 8, No 6

Faculty News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 14:42
div class=contentspan style=font-size: smallThe sixth and final issue of our SSRN Research Paper series this year features articles covering issues in healthcare, environmental law, and legal education.br //span/divdiv class=contentullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2436627iAdaptive Water Law/i/a by Tony Anthony /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2412951iThe Attorney-Client Relationship In the Age of Technology/i/a by Grace Giesel /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2443005iRoads and Schools: Parallel Paths in the Government Role to Education for Students with Disabilities/i/a by Laura Rothstein /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2443932iPromoting Public Health in Health Care Facilities/i/a by Mark Rothstein /span/li/ul/divspan style=font-size: small /spandiv class=contentspan style=font-size: smallMore information about the RPS:/spanullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-Louisville-LEG.htmlBrowse /a/span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://hq.ssrn.com/jourInvite.cfm?link=U-Louisville-LEGSubscribe/a/span/li/ul /div

SSRN Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Vol 8, No 6

Latest News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 14:42
div class=contentspan style=font-size: smallThe sixth and final issue of our SSRN Research Paper series this year features articles covering issues in healthcare, environmental law, and legal education.br //span/divdiv class=contentullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2436627iAdaptive Water Law/i/a by Tony Anthony /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2412951iThe Attorney-Client Relationship In the Age of Technology/i/a by Grace Giesel /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2443005iRoads and Schools: Parallel Paths in the Government Role to Education for Students with Disabilities/i/a by Laura Rothstein /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2443932iPromoting Public Health in Health Care Facilities/i/a by Mark Rothstein /span/li/ul/divspan style=font-size: small /spandiv class=contentspan style=font-size: smallMore information about the RPS:/spanullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-Louisville-LEG.htmlBrowse /a/span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://hq.ssrn.com/jourInvite.cfm?link=U-Louisville-LEGSubscribe/a/span/li/ul /div

CALI Lessons

Student News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:55
div class=content pspan style=font-size: smallThe bCenter for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction's/b (CALI) Library of Lessons contains over 900 interactive, computer-based legal tutorials covering more than three dozen legal education subject areas. The lessons are designed to augment traditional law school instruction. Many of your classmates have found them helpful in preparing for their exams. /span/ppspan style=font-size: smallFree copies of the DVD are available at the library's Circulation Desk. You may also view the lessons online. The a href=/library/CALIstudent authorization code and instructions/a are available at the library's website. You must register with your quot;@louisville.eduquot; email address. /span/p /div

CALI Lessons

Latest News - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:55
div class=content pspan style=font-size: smallThe bCenter for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction's/b (CALI) Library of Lessons contains over 900 interactive, computer-based legal tutorials covering more than three dozen legal education subject areas. The lessons are designed to augment traditional law school instruction. Many of your classmates have found them helpful in preparing for their exams. /span/ppspan style=font-size: smallFree copies of the DVD are available at the library's Circulation Desk. You may also view the lessons online. The a href=/library/CALIstudent authorization code and instructions/a are available at the library's website. You must register with your quot;@louisville.eduquot; email address. /span/p /div

SSRN Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Vol 8, No 5

Faculty News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 13:41
div class=contentspan style=font-size: smallThe latest issue of our SSRN Research Paper series features articles by Professors Arnold, Levinson, Milligan and Mark Rothstein.br //spanullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2324955iTarasoff Duties after Newtown/i/a by Mark Rothstein /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2177015iFounding Worker Cooperatives: Social Movement Theory and the Law/i/a by Ariana Levinson  /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2456358iResilient Cities and Adaptive Law/i/a by Craig Anthony /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2302850iThe Forgotten Right to Be Secure/i/a by Luke Milligan /span/li/ul pspan style=font-size: smallMore information about the RPS:/span/pullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-Louisville-LEG.htmlBrowse /a/span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://hq.ssrn.com/jourInvite.cfm?link=U-Louisville-LEGSubscribe/a/span/li/ul /divspan style=font-size: small /span

SSRN Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Vol 8, No 5

Latest News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 13:41
div class=contentspan style=font-size: smallThe latest issue of our SSRN Research Paper series features articles by Professors Arnold, Levinson, Milligan and Mark Rothstein.br //spanullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2324955iTarasoff Duties after Newtown/i/a by Mark Rothstein /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2177015iFounding Worker Cooperatives: Social Movement Theory and the Law/i/a by Ariana Levinson  /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2456358iResilient Cities and Adaptive Law/i/a by Craig Anthony /span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2302850iThe Forgotten Right to Be Secure/i/a by Luke Milligan /span/li/ul pspan style=font-size: smallMore information about the RPS:/span/pullispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-Louisville-LEG.htmlBrowse /a/span/lilispan style=font-size: smalla href=http://hq.ssrn.com/jourInvite.cfm?link=U-Louisville-LEGSubscribe/a/span/li/ul /divspan style=font-size: small /span

Law Library Fall Hours

Staff News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:14
div class=content pThe Law Library's Fall semester schedule begins Monday, August 18. The library will generally be open from 8 AM to 11 PM Monday's thru Thursday's, 8 AM to 6 PM on Friday's, 9 AM to 6 PM on Saturday's and 1 PM to 11 PM on Sunday's.  /p ul type=discli class=MsoNormala href=/library/about/hoursLaw Library Hours/a/lili class=MsoNormala href=http://louisville.edu/library/ekstrom/hours.htmlEkstrom Library Hours /a/li/ul /div

Law Library Fall Hours

Latest News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:14
div class=content pThe Law Library's Fall semester schedule begins Monday, August 18. The library will generally be open from 8 AM to 11 PM Monday's thru Thursday's, 8 AM to 6 PM on Friday's, 9 AM to 6 PM on Saturday's and 1 PM to 11 PM on Sunday's.  /p ul type=discli class=MsoNormala href=/library/about/hoursLaw Library Hours/a/lili class=MsoNormala href=http://louisville.edu/library/ekstrom/hours.htmlEkstrom Library Hours /a/li/ul /div

Self-Service Scanner in Law Library

Student News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:59
div class=content pspan style=font-size: smallTwo self-service scanners are now available in the Law Library's Reading Room. Each provides an affordable alternative to the photocopiers.  /span/ppspan style=font-size: smallIf you have a mobile device, a href=https://www.camscanner.net/CamScanner/a is a useful app for scanning and managing documents as well as the library's scanner./span/p /div

Self-Service Scanner in Law Library

Latest News - Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:59
div class=content pspan style=font-size: smallTwo self-service scanners are now available in the Law Library's Reading Room. Each provides an affordable alternative to the photocopiers.  /span/ppspan style=font-size: smallIf you have a mobile device, a href=https://www.camscanner.net/CamScanner/a is a useful app for scanning and managing documents as well as the library's scanner./span/p /div

Congratulations to Brandeis 1995 Grad Named Louisvillian of the Year

Latest News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:43
pTori Murden McClure is the president of Spalding University, in Louisville, Kentucky. Spalding University offers twenty-seven degree programs at the bachelor, master, and doctoral level, to more than 2,000 students. From 2004 through 2009 she served as the vice president of external relations, enrollment management, and student affairs at Spalding University. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Smith College, a Master of Divinity from Harvard University, and her juris doctor from the University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law. In 2005, she earned her master of fine arts in writing from Spalding University. Her non-fiction book, A Pearl in the Storm, was published by Harper-Collins in 2009.
/ppbr /A passionate world adventurer and humanitarian, Ms. McClure is best known as the first woman and first American to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She was also the first woman and first American to travel over land to the geographic South Pole. An avid mountaineer, Ms. McClure has climbed on several continents. She is a fully certified emergency medical technician in both urban and wilderness areas, and is a graduate of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), where she currently serves as the chair of the board of trustees./p

Congratulations to Brandeis 1995 Grad Named Louisvillian of the Year

Alumni News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:43
pTori Murden McClure is the president of Spalding University, in Louisville, Kentucky. Spalding University offers twenty-seven degree programs at the bachelor, master, and doctoral level, to more than 2,000 students. From 2004 through 2009 she served as the vice president of external relations, enrollment management, and student affairs at Spalding University. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Smith College, a Master of Divinity from Harvard University, and her juris doctor from the University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law. In 2005, she earned her master of fine arts in writing from Spalding University. Her non-fiction book, A Pearl in the Storm, was published by Harper-Collins in 2009.
/ppbr /A passionate world adventurer and humanitarian, Ms. McClure is best known as the first woman and first American to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She was also the first woman and first American to travel over land to the geographic South Pole. An avid mountaineer, Ms. McClure has climbed on several continents. She is a fully certified emergency medical technician in both urban and wilderness areas, and is a graduate of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), where she currently serves as the chair of the board of trustees./p

National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference - October 17 18, 2014

Student News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:18
pIf you are interested in employment law, now is the time to consider attending the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference. bThe Conference will be on October 17 and 18/b at The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum Heights, MD./ppThe conference is sponsored by the Peggy Browning Fund which will pay expenses for one student nominated by the law school to attend. The deadline for students to register asking for paid airfare/lodging is August 28. More information can be found by reviewing the attachments below or by visiting their website a href=http://www.peggybrowningfund.org title=www.peggybrowningfund.orgwww.peggybrowningfund.org/a./ppIf you are interested in attending and want to be considered as the nominee from the law school for the Peggy Browning Fund to pay for your airfare, please provide a brief statement (1-2 pages typed, double spaced) describing why you are interested in attending, including the following information: 1) What demonstrated commitment you have to advancing workers' rights, if any; 2) Are you willing to leave KY or in what state do you hope to practice? bSubmit your statement to Jina Scinta at a href=mailto:jina.scinta@louisville.edujina.scinta@louisville.edu/a by Tuesday, August 26th, by 5:00 p.m./b/ppThe registration deadline for students who are interested in attending and have other funding available is bThursday, October 2./b/p

Fall 2014 OCI Session 1 and 2 application period open through Sunday, July 27, 2014 until midnight

Student News - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 09:29
span style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanp style=line-height: 15.5ptspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptFall 2014 On Campus Interviews allow employers seeking Summer 2015 Law Clerks and/or December 2014 and May 2015 graduates for full-time employment.  Although the timing may seem early, this is the process many law firms and organizations use for hiring. /span/pspan style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanp style=line-height: 15.5ptspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptSESSION 1/span/pspan style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanp style=line-height: 15.5ptspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptStudent bidding:          July 18-July 27br / Employer selections:    July 28-August 1br / Interviewing dates:     August 7-August 22/span/pspan style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanp style=line-height: 15.5ptspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptThe application period for Session 1 and 2 Fall 2014 OCI employers is now open and ends on Sunday, July 27th at midnight.  If you plan to participate, log into Symplicity and click on the OCI tab and select Session 1 or 2.  Scroll down until you see a list of employers, then quot;Reviewquot;.  Employers will begin interviewing at the law school on August 7th./span/pspan style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanp style=line-height: 15.5ptspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptThe list of employers for interviewing in Session 1 includes: Dinsmore amp; Shohl; Wyatt Tarrant amp; Combs; Stites amp; Harbison; Golden and Walters; Reminger Co., LPA; Stoll Keenon Ogden; Dressman Benzinger LaVelle PSC; Bingham Greenebaum Doll; Frost Brown Todd; and Phillips Parker Orberson and Arnett. Please review the hiring information and requirements for each employer to see if you are eligible to apply.  /span/pspan style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanp style=line-height: 15.5ptspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptContact Dean Hajek at a target=_blank href=https://exchange.louisville.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=pM-E_5dkxk-inVA9VZnUi0ROJfDZetEIZmV1q-ggz-6bI6k4kRa0yjTFWXLmms7HJbfpq4VLLQ0.amp;URL=mailto%3alaurel.hajek%40louisville.eduspan style=color: #00698b; text-decoration: none; text-underline: noneulaurel.hajek@louisville.edu/u/span/a, Ms. Reh at a target=_blank href=https://exchange.louisville.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=pM-E_5dkxk-inVA9VZnUi0ROJfDZetEIZmV1q-ggz-6bI6k4kRa0yjTFWXLmms7HJbfpq4VLLQ0.amp;URL=mailto%3adkreh%40louisville.eduspan style=color: #00698b; text-decoration: none; text-underline: noneudkreh@louisville.edu/u/span/a or Ms. Scinta ata target=_blank href=https://exchange.louisville.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=pM-E_5dkxk-inVA9VZnUi0ROJfDZetEIZmV1q-ggz-6bI6k4kRa0yjTFWXLmms7HJbfpq4VLLQ0.amp;URL=mailto%3ajina.scinta%40louisville.eduspan style=color: #00698b; text-decoration: none; text-underline: noneujina.scinta@louisville.edu/u/span/a if you have questions about fall recruiting or would like assistance with editing your application materials./span/pspan style=font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: small /spanspan style=font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 9ptDon’t forget to add your summer experience to your resume and update all pertinent information.  If you drafted anything for an employer, now is a good time to see if they will allow you to use it as a writing sample.  Check with your supervising attorney to see if information needs to be redacted./span

Research Assistant Sought

Student News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:31
pThe Center for Land Use and Environmental Responsibility is seeking a research assistant to work 20 hours per week in Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, and Spring 2016, as well as 40 hours per week in Summer 2015.  The research assistant will work with Professor Tony Arnold, Professor Daniel DeCaro, and research assistant Alexandra Chase (third-year law student) on projects concerning watershed governance, public participation in environmental and natural-resource governance, the environmental regulation of land use, property law, watershed conservation, urban ecosystem conservation, adaptive governance and law, the psychology of public participation, and similar topics.  The Center currently has two active grants and will be seeking additional grants.  Current research assistants are or will be co-authors on forthcoming publications.  Candidates will be selected on the following criteria:/pollisubmission of a resume and cover letter to Professor Tony Arnold, a href=mailto:tony.arnold@louisville.edutony.arnold@louisville.edu/a, no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 1, 2014;/lilistrong research and writing skills;/lilistrong interest in the environment, land use, and water;/lilistrong teamwork skills;/lilithe capacity to work independently to achieve identified goals and outcomes;/liliboth creative thinking skills and rigorous analytical skills;/lilistrong interpersonal skills; /lilienrollment in the dual-degree program in law and urban planning OR experience in social-science or policy-science research OR experience in the ecological sciences OR experience in natural resource management or urban planning (non-law graduate students may apply but will be hired and paid based on the Law School hourly rate in the form of financial aid);/lilicommitment to work at the Center from August 2014 to May 2016; and/lilithe results of an interview with Center researchers./li/olpThe interviews will be the week of August 11, and the research assistant will begin August 18.  To apply, send both a resume and a cover letter to Professor Tony Arnold at a href=mailto:tony.arnold@louisville.edutony.arnold@louisville.edu/a, no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 1, 2014. /p

Research Assistant Sought

Latest News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:31
pThe Center for Land Use and Environmental Responsibility is seeking a research assistant to work 20 hours per week in Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, and Spring 2016, as well as 40 hours per week in Summer 2015.  The research assistant will work with Professor Tony Arnold, Professor Daniel DeCaro, and research assistant Alexandra Chase (third-year law student) on projects concerning watershed governance, public participation in environmental and natural-resource governance, the environmental regulation of land use, property law, watershed conservation, urban ecosystem conservation, adaptive governance and law, the psychology of public participation, and similar topics.  The Center currently has two active grants and will be seeking additional grants.  Current research assistants are or will be co-authors on forthcoming publications.  Candidates will be selected on the following criteria:/pollisubmission of a resume and cover letter to Professor Tony Arnold, a href=mailto:tony.arnold@louisville.edutony.arnold@louisville.edu/a, no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 1, 2014;/lilistrong research and writing skills;/lilistrong interest in the environment, land use, and water;/lilistrong teamwork skills;/lilithe capacity to work independently to achieve identified goals and outcomes;/liliboth creative thinking skills and rigorous analytical skills;/lilistrong interpersonal skills; /lilienrollment in the dual-degree program in law and urban planning OR experience in social-science or policy-science research OR experience in the ecological sciences OR experience in natural resource management or urban planning (non-law graduate students may apply but will be hired and paid based on the Law School hourly rate in the form of financial aid);/lilicommitment to work at the Center from August 2014 to May 2016; and/lilithe results of an interview with Center researchers./li/olpThe interviews will be the week of August 11, and the research assistant will begin August 18.  To apply, send both a resume and a cover letter to Professor Tony Arnold at a href=mailto:tony.arnold@louisville.edutony.arnold@louisville.edu/a, no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 1, 2014. /p

National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference - October 17 18, 2014

Student News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:18
pIf you are interested in employment law, now is the time to consider attending the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference. bThe Conference will be on October 17 and 18/b at The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum Heights, MD./ppThe conference is sponsored by the Peggy Browning Fund which will pay expenses for one student nominated by the law school to attend. bThe deadline for students to register asking for paid airfare/lodging is August 28/b. More information can be found by reviewing the attachments below or by visiting their website a href=http://www.peggybrowningfund.org title=www.peggybrowningfund.orgwww.peggybrowningfund.org/a./ppIf you are interested in attending and want to be considered as the nominee from the law school for the Peggy Browning Fund to pay for your airfare, please provide a brief statement (1-2 pages typed, double spaced) describing why you are interested in attending, including the following information: 1) What demonstrated commitment you have to advancing workers' rights, if any; 2) Are you willing to leave KY or in what state do you hope to practice? bSubmit your statement to Jina Scinta at a href=mailto:jina.scinta@louisville.edujina.scinta@louisville.edu/a by Tuesday, August 26th, by 5:00 p.m./b/ppThe registration deadline for students who are interested in attending and have other funding available is bThursday, October 2./b/p

Fall 2014 OCI Session 1 and 2 application period open through Sunday, July 27, 2014 until midnight

Student News - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 09:01
p style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxFall 2014 On Campus Interviews allow employers seeking Summer 2015 Law Clerks and/or December 2014 and May 2015 graduates for full-time employment.  Although the timing may seem early, this is the process many law firms and organizations use for hiring. /pp style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxSESSION 1/pp style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxStudent bidding:          July 18-July 27br /Employer selections:    July 28-August 1br /Interviewing dates:     August 7-August 22/pp style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxThe application period for Session 1 and 2 Fall 2014 OCI employers is now open and ends on Sunday, July 27th at midnight.  If you plan to participate, log into Symplicity and click on the OCI tab and select Session 1 or 2.  Scroll down until you see a list of employers, then quot;Reviewquot;.  Employers will begin interviewing at the law school on August 7th./pp style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxThe list of employers for interviewing in Session 1 includes: Dinsmore amp; Shohl; Wyatt Tarrant amp; Combs; Stites amp; Harbison; Golden and Walters; Reminger Co., LPA; Stoll Keenon Ogden; Dressman Benzinger LaVelle PSC; Bingham Greenebaum Doll; Frost Brown Todd; and Phillips Parker Orberson and Arnett. Please review the hiring information and requirements for each employer to see if you are eligible to apply.  /pp style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxContact Dean Hajek at a href=https://exchange.louisville.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=pM-E_5dkxk-inVA9VZnUi0ROJfDZetEIZmV1q-ggz-6bI6k4kRa0yjTFWXLmms7HJbfpq4VLLQ0.amp;URL=mailto%3alaurel.hajek%40louisville.edu target=_blank style=color: #00698blaurel.hajek@louisville.edu/a, Ms. Reh at a href=https://exchange.louisville.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=pM-E_5dkxk-inVA9VZnUi0ROJfDZetEIZmV1q-ggz-6bI6k4kRa0yjTFWXLmms7HJbfpq4VLLQ0.amp;URL=mailto%3adkreh%40louisville.edu target=_blank style=color: #00698bdkreh@louisville.edu/a or Ms. Scinta ata href=https://exchange.louisville.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=pM-E_5dkxk-inVA9VZnUi0ROJfDZetEIZmV1q-ggz-6bI6k4kRa0yjTFWXLmms7HJbfpq4VLLQ0.amp;URL=mailto%3ajina.scinta%40louisville.edu target=_blank style=color: #00698bjina.scinta@louisville.edu/a if you have questions about fall recruiting or would like assistance with editing your application materials./pp style=font-family: Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 20.671998977661133pxDon’t forget to add your summer experience to your resume and update all pertinent information.  If you drafted anything for an employer, now is a good time to see if they will allow you to use it as a writing sample.  Check with your supervising attorney to see if information needs to be redacted./p

National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference - October 17 18, 2014

Student News - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 10:49
pIf you are interested in employment law, now is the time to consider attending the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference. bThe Conference will be on October 17 and 18/b at The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute, Linthicum Heights, MD./ppThe conference is sponsored by the Peggy Browning Fund which will pay expenses for one student nominated by the law school to attend. bThe deadline for students to register asking for paid airfare/lodging is August 28./b More information can be found by reviewing the attachments below or by visiting their website  a href=http://www.peggybrowningfund.orgwww.peggybrowningfund.org/a./ppIf you are interested in attending and want to be considered as the nominee from the law school for the Peggy Browning Fund to pay for your airfare, please provide a brief statement (1-2 pages typed, double spaced) describing why you are interested in attending, including the following information: 1) What demonstrated commitment you have to advancing workers' rights, if any; 2) Are you willing to leave KY or in what state do you hope to practice? Submit your statement to Jina Scinta at a href=mailto:jina.scinta@louisville.edujina.scinta@louisville.edu/a by bTuesday, August 26th, by 5:00 p.m./b/ppThe registration deadline for students who are interested in attending and have other funding available is Thursday, bOctober 2./b/ppnbsp;/p

Session 1 and 2 Fall 2014 OCI application period now open through Sunday, July 27th at midnight

Student News - Wed, 07/23/2014 - 09:27
pFall 2014 On Campus Interviews allow employers seeking Summer 2015 Law Clerks and/or December 2014 and May 2015 graduates for full-time employment.  Although the timing may seem early, this is the process many law firms and organizations use for hiring.  /ppSESSION 1/ppStudent bidding:          July 18-July 27br /Employer selections:   July 28-August 1br /Interviewing dates:      August 7-August 22/ppThe application period for Session 1 and 2 Fall 2014 OCI employers is now open and ends on Sunday, July 27th at midnight.  If you plan to participate, log into Symplicity and click on the OCI tab and select Session 1 or 2.  Scroll down until you see a list of employers, then quot;Reviewquot;.  Employers will begin interviewing at the law school on August 7th./ppThe list of employers for interviewing in Session 1 includes: Dinsmore amp; Shohl; Wyatt Tarrant amp; Combs; Stites amp; Harbison; Golden and Walters; Reminger Co., LPA; Stoll Keenon Ogden; Dressman Benzinger LaVelle PSC; Bingham Greenebaum Doll; Frost Brown Todd; and Phillips Parker Orberson and Arnett. Please review the hiring information and requirements for each employer to see if you are eligible to apply.   /ppContact Dean Hajek at a href=mailto:laurel.hajek@louisville.edulaurel.hajek@louisville.edu/a, Ms. Reh at a href=mailto:dkreh@louisville.edudkreh@louisville.edu/a or Ms. Scinta at a href=mailto:jina.scinta@louisville.edujina.scinta@louisville.edu/a if you have questions about fall recruiting or would like assistance with editing your application materials./ppDon’t forget to add your summer experience to your resume and update all pertinent information.  If you drafted anything for an employer, now is a good time to see if they will allow you to use it as a writing sample.  Check with your supervising attorney to see if information needs to be redacted./p