Student News

Government Honors & Internship Handbook Updates

If you are interested in obtaining updates for the Government Honors & Internship Handbook and/or Attorney Vacancies at the U.S. Department of Justice, an e-mail distribution list will be created for that purpose.  Please attend the How to Get a Government Job during the Fall Hiring Season on Tuesday, August 21 at Noon in 175 to sign up.  If you are not able to attend and want to be included on the list, please e-mail Debra Reh at: dkreh@louisville.edu 

National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference - October 12 & 13

If you are interested in employment law and would like to attend the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference on October 12 & 13 in Maryland, please view the attachments.

The conference is sponsored by the Peggy Browning Fund which will pay expenses for one student nominated by the law school to attend.

If 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 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 to Debra Reh at:  dkreh@louisville.edu by Friday, August 17th.

The registration deadline for students who are interested in attending and have other funding available is Friday, September 28th.

UK/UofL Women's Football Team Recruitment

UK/UofL Law Women's Flag Football Team:
Any women interested in playing on the flag football team please contact Brittany Deskins at bldeskins@gmail.com. The game will be the night of September 1. If you express interest, you will be contacted via email about upcoming practice times.

Office of Technology Transfer - Opportunity for Students

The University’s Office of Technology Transfer (OTT)  is looking for a few students to help work on various projects.  The OTT is the arm of the university that deals with inventions and other technology.  In addition to seeking intellectual property protection, the OTT deals with sharing of research materials, cell lines, data, and compliance with federal regulations.

These positions offer the opportunity to obtain significant exposure to and experience in the area of marketing inventions.  The number of hours required will vary depending on the project.  While unpaid, you will receive public service credit for each hour you work.

Interested students (2Ls and 3Ls only) should see Professor Cross for more information.  

Government Honors & Internship Handbook Updates

If you are interested in obtaining updates for the Government Honors & Internship Handbook and/or Attorney Vacancies at the U.S. Department of Justice, an e-mail distribution list will be created for that purpose.  Please attend the How to Get a Government Job during the Fall Hiring Season on Tuesday, August 21 at Noon in 175 to sign up.  If you are not able to attend and want to be included on the list, please e-mail Debra Reh at: dkreh@louisville.edu 

Brandeis Running Society Interest Meeting

Brandeis Running Society Interest Meeting 
Date: August 22, 2012
Time: 12:05pm-1:05pm
Location: Room 171

Library Hours: Fall Semester

Beginning Monday, August 20, the law library will return to its normal schedule. It is generally open from 8AM to 11PM Monday through Thursday, 8AM to 6PM Friday, 9AM to 6PM Saturday, and 1PM to 11PM Sunday.

Tri-State Diversity Recruiting Program - August 25, 2012, Covington, KY

Are you are interested in attending the Tri-State Diversity Recruiting Program on Saturday, August 25, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Covington, KY?

The conference, sponsored by Bingham Greenebaum Doll, offers second and third year law school students the opportunity to interview for summer associate and entry-level positions with prominent regional and national employers.

In order to register, students must forward a resume, cover letter, transcript and completed form (attached) by e-mail or standard mail to the address listed on the registration form.  The registration deadline is Wednesday, August 15, 2012.

Please contact Debra Reh at:  dkreh@louisville.edu  if you plan on attending.

National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference - October 12 & 13

If you are interested in employment law and would like to attend the National Law Students Workers' Rights Conference on October 12 & 13 in Maryland, please view the attachments.

The conference is sponsored by the Peggy Browning Fund which will pay expenses for one student nominated by the law school to attend.

If 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 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 to Debra Reh at:  dkreh@louisville.edu by Friday, August 17th.

The registration deadline for students who are interested in attending and have other funding available is Friday, September 28th.

Fall Hiring Season - Symplicity Job Postings - Law Clerk

The Fall Hiring Season includes part- and full-time positions listed on the Symplicity job database.  Please continue to check online job listings as the database is continually updated.

The law firm of Gray & White is seeking a law clerk to work on a variety of research issues and other tasks related to plaintiff's personal injury work. They are looking for someone to work 20 hours a week.

Forward resume to Ms. Adrienne Worsham Kim at:  akim@grayandwhitelaw.com