Student News

Professor Jones' Torts II Exam

For those taking Professor Jones' Tort II exam at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23: The exam will be held in room 075. Room 080 has been reserved as a secondary room for taking the exam.

Review Schedule

The following is a list of scheduled reviews. Reviews are also posted on the events calendar.

Tuesday, April 22

Debtor-Creditor with Professor Lee
9:00 a.m.
Room 080

Secured Transactions with Professor Smith
11:00 a.m.
Room 175

Decedents' Estates Review with Jones
3:00 p.m.
Room 175

Thursday, April 24

Property with Professor Arnold
9:30 a.m.
Room 075

Friday, April 25

Con. Law with Professor Trucios-Haynes
1:00 p.m.
Allen Courtroom

Saturday, April 26

Contracts with Professor Hall
1:00 p.m.
Allen Courtroom

Tuesday, April 29

Civil Procedure with Professor Jordan
6:00 p.m.
Room 175

2008-09 National Moot Court Team Selected

Congratulations to the four students selected to represent the law school next year on the National Moot Court Team. The four students are:

Barry Dunn
Steve Mattingly
Brian Stempien
Duffy Trager

Thanks to all the students who took time to prepare and tryout during this hectic period before finals.

Attention First Years: Public Service Notice

If you were unable to attend the Public Service Program Information Session last week, please stop by the Public Service Office (Room 102) as soon as possible to pick up your copy of the new Public Service Manual. 

Evening students received their copy in their student mailboxes.

Ticket Lottery Winners

Congratulations to the 2008-2009 Law School Student Athletic Ticket Lottery Winners:

 

Combo Football-Basketball Winners

Ben U'Sellis

Nick Naiser

Heather Sanders

Amy Jay

Kelly Oates

Sarah Haegele

Barry Dunn

Justin Capps

Angela Fowler

Sabina Kudmani

Jenna Glasscock

Adam Jarboe

Jeff Hall

Joshua Boone

Marisa McIntyre

Melissa Eyre

Kacie Wilkinson

Blake Chambers

Noelle Rao

Bradley Palmer

Richard Greene

Marty Pohl

Rebecca Ellingsworth

Josh Roberts

Gordon Daniell

Jim Schmidt

Joe Gaines

Kristin Timperman

Matthew Stauble

Jennifer Weinhold

Don Rodgers

Chris Smith

Bryan Pollock

 

Combo Runners-Up

Steve Mattingly

Colin O'Brien

Jerred Kelly

 

Football Only Winners

Bryant Smith

Matt Wade

Kyle Vaughn

Jerred Kelly

Jon Michael Murphy

Izzy Moore

Mary Hulefeld

John Martin

Kevin Groseclose

Matthew Welch

Thomas Patteson

 

Football Only Runners-Up

Clay Barkley

Lisa Dickman

Jim Bland

 

Winners must pick up their vouchers from the SBA office and turn them in to the athletic ticket office in the SAC by APRIL 30th. Vouchers will not be honored after that day and the TICKETS WILL BE LOST.

KBA Young Lawyers Bar Study Award

The Young Lawyers Section of the Kentucky Bar Association will award a $500 bar study award to a graduating UofL law student, based upon the following criteria:

The $500 award shall be granted to a graduating 3L or 4L who: (i) has made a significant contribution to the law school community (with a preference for participation in student organizations such as the Student Bar Association); (ii) has a demonstrated need for the financial assistance; and (iii) intends to practice in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The award shall be used for expenses associated with taking the Kentucky bar exam. The determination will be made in the sole discretion of the Executive Committee of the Kentucky Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section.

Dean Sealing will collect applicants' materials until May 5 and then send them on to the KBA. There is no official application form.

James Boskey ADR Writing Competition

Students are invited to enter the James Boskey ADR Writing Competition, honoring the late James Boskey (Seton Hall).  The deadline for entries is June 16, 2008. Two rules changes have occurred since this competition began: 

  1. The length limit has been raised to 25 pages, exclusive of footnotes or endnotes;
  2. Previously published works are eligible, so long as the essay was written by a JD student at an ABA-accredited law school during the 2007-08 academic year. 

Further details can be found  at http://www.dsl.psu.edu/academics/Boskey.cfm.

MCB Facilitators

Facilitators:

Please come by the Moot Court Board Room by Friday, April 18, and confirm that we have the correct names on your team's roster. It is placed on the bulletin board inside the office.

Thanks, Rob

Public Service Opportunity: LBA Pro Se Divorce Clinic Training

The Louisville Bar Association has scheduled a training for students who are interested in participating in their Pro Se Divorce clinics. The training is scheduled for May 9 at 9:00 a.m. at the Judicial Center (7th & Jefferson). A clinic will follow at 10:00 a.m. and last until 12:00 noon.

They can take 5 to 10 students for the training. If you interested in participating in these clinics, please respond to Jina Scinta by e-mailing her at jina.scinta@louisville.edu. The first 5-10 students to respond will be reserved a spot.

Public Service Opportunity: Kentucky Refugee Ministries Needs Student's Help

The Kentucky Refugee Ministries is looking for a student to assist them on Fridays for at least three to four hours in the morning or afternoon or both answering phones and completing other duties. If anyone is interested, please contact Jina Scinta at jina.scinta@louisville.edu. The first student to respond will be signed up.