Kudos to Professor John Cross for his insightful lecture on Justifying "New" Intellectual Property as part of the panel on "New" Forms of IP: trade secrets, geographical indications and traditional knowledge at the Conference on Innovation and Technology in Turku, Finland. Professor Cross also served as a moderator for the panel on IPR Misues and the IP -- Competition Law Interface.
Congratulations to Professor Lars Smith for successfully moderating a session on Private and Commercial Speech on the Internet at the Conference on Innovation and Communications Law in Turku, Finland. The conference was sponsered by the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, Michigan State University College of Law, Drake University School of Law, the IPR University Center, and the University of Turku.
The Planning and Law Division of the American Planning Association serves those who seek to understand the diverse legal issues that affect the planning profession. The purpose of the PLD Daniel J. Curtin, Jr. Fellowship Program is to foster increased interest in the study of land use planning and its interrelationship with the law at the advanced undergraduate, graduate, and law school levels.
The Program is open to third and fourth year undergraduate students, first and second year master's degree students and first and second year law students. Two fellowships with a stipend of $4,000.00 each are awarded per academic year.
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To apply for the fellowship, click here.
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.
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.
For the 2008-2009 school year, the SBA is starting a student mentoring program for incoming 1Ls. If you would like to get to know members of the incoming class and give them personalized advice on how to approach and navigate through the first year of law school, please consider becoming a student mentor. Responsibilities may include participation at orientation related events, as well as being available throughout the school year, especially during the beginning of fall semester. We need all the help we can get, so, if you are at all interested, contact Will Corrigan (firstname.lastname@example.org) before July 4. Thanks!