Need two credit hours? Interested in tax law? Register for the Federal Income Tax Externship.
This is an excellent opportunity to work under the direct supervision of IRS attorneys and earn two credit hours. You will deal with a variety of current tax issues including issues in cases docketed for trial in U.S. Tax Court and with issues that arise as Revenue Agents conduct field audits.
To register, you must have completed at least 60 credit hours, including Basic Federal Income Tax.
For more information contact Professor Blackburn (firstname.lastname@example.org or 502-852-6384) or go directly to the TWEN site
for this externship to read the syllabus and application form.
Louisville-area students learned about the law and about legal careers during the 2008 Summer Law Institute, sponsored by the Louisville Bar Association, the University of Lousiville's Brandeis School of Law and Bellarmine University. The program, which was held in June, provides high school students with insights into legal careers, allowing them to observe court cases, speak to local attorneys, and participate in a mock trial.
For additional details, please see the complete story on UofL's website.
Barbara Thompson will be out of the office from Friday, June 27 until Tuesday, July 8. Students who need assistance should contact Assistant Dean Keith Sealing at (502) 852-5603 or email@example.com.
Students requesting their class rank, should e-mail Assistant Dean Sealing with their louisville.edu address requesting class rank.
The LBA's 17th Annual Golf Scramble is scheduled for August 11, 2008, at Standard Country Club. The event raises funds for three important groups:
LBA Diversity Scholarship
For more information about sponsoring the program or to register a foursome, please download the pdfs below.
Professor James T.R. Jones presented "Severe Mental Illness, Stigma, and the Value of Treatment" for the Psychopathology class of the Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, June 4, 2008.
The May 2008 Women Lawyer's Association's annual legal ethics seminar was presented by Professor Grace M. Giesel. Her presentation was titled "Recent Developments in Legal Ethics: Mass Tort Settlements, Metadata and Other Topics."
In addition to their regular duties, a number of law school faculty provide CLE presentations to the bar at the Louisville Bar Association. The following presentations were given during the first six months of 2008:
"Obtaining Racial Diversity in Our Schools without Using Race-Two Steps Forward, or Ten Steps Back" by Professor Cedric M. Powell was presented on February 28, 2008.
"Using the Internet to Locate Legal Information" by Professor Will Hilyerd was presented on May 12, 2008.
"Annual Spring Ethics CLE" was presented by Professor Grace Giesel on May 16, 2008.
"Decoding the Kentucky Constitution" will be presented by Professor Kurt Metzmeier on June 30, 2008.