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Indiana Bar Association Diversity Job Fair - August 21 & 22, 2014 - Indianapolis, IN

Are you a full-time 2L (graduating May 2016) or part-time 2L or 3L (graduating 2016/2017) interested in participating in the Indiana Bar Association Diversity Job Fair on August 21 & 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, IN?  If so, you will want to register at:  https//law-indybar-csm.symplicity.com/students by July 19, 2014.

See the attached document for additional information.

 

 

Lost and Found Inventory May 2014

St. Louis Diversity Job Fair - August 9, 2014 - St. Louis, MO

The St. Louis Diversity Job Fair will take place on Saturday, August 9 in St. Louis, MO.  The Office of Professional Development just learned that the deadline for student registration is Tuesday, June 3rd, so if you are interested in participating, please register IMMEDIATELY.

An information sheet is attached.

 

Life Planning and Wills Clinic for Louisville Association of the Deaf

The Legal Aid Society, in partnership with the law firm of Bingham Greenebaum Doll PLLC, the Louisville Association of the Deaf and the Center for Accessible Living, is hosting a Life Planning Clinic for persons associated with or members of the Louisville Association of the Deaf. The Clinic is comprised of two parts: A Life Planning Educational Session and a Will Clinic. The first session will be open to the public and will serve as an educational opportunity for attendees to learn about life planning documents, their purpose and options for specific provisions in those documents.

Up to 10 students are needed to review will questionnaires, draft initial draft of life planning documents and coordinate with volunteer attorney for any edits requested by volunteer. Students will also attend the Will Clinic and assist with execution of documents. Students are encouraged to attend the Life Planning Educational Session to receive an overview of purpose of documents and have the same basis of knowledge as clients participating in the process.

Here are the pertinent dates and deadlines:

Tues., June 10th 11:00-Noon
Life Planning Educational Session
Location: Kosair Charities
982 Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40217

Wednesday, June 18, 2014:
Deadline for Clients to return Will Questionnaire to Legal Aid.

Monday, June 23, 2014:
Case materials provided to students and volunteer attorneys no later than this date.

Thursday, July 17th Noon to 4:00:
Client Appointments scheduled in 30-minute blocks of time.
Location: Kosair Charities
982 Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40217

Please see the attached for more details. Interested students should contact Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu no later than June 3 to obtain the necessary paperwork to get your public service credit.

Inhouse Counsel seeking Full-time Summer Law Clerk

An inhouse legal department has an immediate need for a full-time Summer 2014 Law Clerk.  If you are a rising 2L/3L student interested in gaining experience in healthcare, please apply to the "2014 Summer Law Clerk" position on Symplicity.

Compensation is $15.00/hr.

 

Life Planning and Wills Clinic for Louisville Association of the Deaf

The Legal Aid Society, in partnership with the law firm of Bingham Greenebaum Doll PLLC, the Louisville Association of the Deaf and the Center for Accessible Living, is hosting a Life Planning Clinic for persons associated with or members of the Louisville Association of the Deaf. The Clinic is comprised of two parts: A Life Planning Educational Session and a Will Clinic. The first session will be open to the public and will serve as an educational opportunity for attendees to learn about life planning documents, their purpose and options for specific provisions in those documents.

Up to 10 students are needed to review will questionnaires, draft initial draft of life planning documents and coordinate with volunteer attorney for any edits requested by volunteer. Students will also attend the Will Clinic and assist with execution of documents. Students are encouraged to attend the Life Planning Educational Session to receive an overview of purpose of documents and have the same basis of knowledge as clients participating in the process.

Here are the pertinent dates and deadlines:

Tues., June 10th 11:00-Noon
Life Planning Educational Session
Location: Kosair Charities
982 Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40217

Wednesday, June 18, 2014:
Deadline for Clients to return Will Questionnaire to Legal Aid.

Monday, June 23, 2014:
Case materials provided to students and volunteer attorneys no later than this date.


Thursday, July 17th Noon to 4:00:
Client Appointments scheduled in 30-minute blocks of time.
Location: Kosair Charities
982 Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40217

Please see the attached for more details. Interested students should contact Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu no later than June 3 to obtain the necessary paperwork to get your public service credit.

 

Minnesota Minority Recruitment Conference - August 1, 2014 - Minneapolis, MN

Registration is now open for the August 1, 2014 MMRC hosted by Twin Cities Diversity in Practice.  The deadline to register is June 6, 2014.  If you are a minority law student and interested in registering, click on:  https://law-tcc.cwm.symplicity.com

See attachment for additional information.  

Life Planning and Wills Clinic for Louisville Association of the Deaf

The Legal Aid Society, in partnership with the law firm of Bingham Greenebaum Doll PLLC, the Louisville Association of the Deaf and the Center for Accessible Living, is hosting a Life Planning Clinic for persons associated with or members of the Louisville Association of the Deaf. The Clinic is comprised of two parts: A Life Planning Educational Session and a Will Clinic. The first session will be open to the public and will serve as an educational opportunity for attendees to learn about life planning documents, their purpose and options for specific provisions in those documents.

Up to 10 students are needed to review will questionnaires, draft initial draft of life planning documents and coordinate with volunteer attorney for any edits requested by volunteer. Students will also attend the Will Clinic and assist with execution of documents. Students are encouraged to attend the Life Planning Educational Session to receive an overview of purpose of documents and have the same basis of knowledge as clients participating in the process.

Here are the pertinent dates and deadlines:

Tues., June 10th 11:00-Noon
Life Planning Educational Session
Location: Kosair Charities
982 Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40217

Wednesday, June 18, 2014:
Deadline for Clients to return Will Questionnaire to Legal Aid.

Monday, June 23, 2014:
Case materials provided to students and volunteer attorneys no later than this date.

Thursday, July 17th Noon to 4:00:
Client Appointments scheduled in 30-minute blocks of time.
Location: Kosair Charities
982 Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40217

Please see the attached for more details. Interested students should contact Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu no later than June 3 to obtain the necessary paperwork to get your public service credit.

Trademark Registration Course Fall 2014

The Trademark Registration course scheduled for fall 2014 will be cancelled on June 2 due to low enrollment unless at least five students register for the course before June 2. Only students enrolled in Trademark Law are eligible to enroll in Trademark Registration.  Contact Dean Nowka or Professor Lars Smith if you have any questions.

Rising 3Ls! Have you Thought of Applying for a Federal Judicial Clerkship?

If you are a rising 3L and think you might be interested in applying for a federal judicial clerkship, please contact  Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu to schedule an appointment to discuss the details. Interested third years are encouraged to go to https://oscar.uscourts.gov to register and view tip sheets and video tutorials.