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Professor Michael Froomkin is Seeking a Summer Research Assistant

Professor Froomkin is seeking a part-time summer research assistant. The hours are negotiable, but likely would be in the 15 hour per week range, preferably starting after final exams finish. Current UM Law 1Ls and 2Ls are welcome to apply.  This job is only available to current UM Law students. This is a paid position. The […]

Jotwell, The Online Journal, Seeks Law Journal Editor

Jotwell, the online journal of reviews of recent faculty scholarship relating to the law, needs a Student Summer Editor. This is a paid position. The student editor supports faculty editors both at UM and elsewhere, and has a role that is a blend of a substantive editor and a managing editor. Jotwell uses WordPress to […]

PRESENTATION: BUSINESS, HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE INTERNET ON TUESDAY, APRIL 15, 2014

Join us for a presentation titled “Business, Human Rights and the Internet” given by Michael Samway on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, from 2:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. in the Law Library, D-201. Michael Samway is an adjunct faculty member at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, where he also leads an initiative on business, human […]

The Florida Bar Environmental and Land Use Law Section 2014 Wade L. Hopping Memorial Scholarship Application

Hopping Green & Sams, P.A. (HGS) and the Environmental and Land Use Law Section (ELULS) of The Florida Bar sponsors an annual scholarship, in the amount of $5000, for eligible Florida law students. Eligibility: 2L, 3L, or LL.M. candidate at an accredited Florida law school. Students who demonstrate a potential to make a significant positive […]

The 2014 Dean Frank E. Maloney Memorial Writing Contest

RULES: The submission must be on a subject in the area of environmental, land use, zoning or energy law and must be relevant to Florida.  The first place prize is a cash award of $500 and free admittance to and an additional $500 towards expenses at the 2014 Annual Update of the Environmental and Land […]

The ProofreadingServices.com High School and University Writing Scholarships

The ProofreadingServices.com Writing Scholarship program was created to reward America’s most talented student writers at the high school and university levels. This year, six scholarships will be awarded, ranging from $100 to $500. Three scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors and three will be awarded to university students (graduate students and undergraduate students […]

Hague DV Seeking Summer Interns

The Hague Domestic Violence Project provides training and technical assistance to judges, attorneys and advocates working on cases under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, involving parents and children who have fled the domestic abuse of a parent in another country to seek safety in the U.S.  The goal of […]

Lee County Association for Women Lawyers (LCAWL) Scholarship Awards Program

LCAWL is the local chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL). FAWL was established in 1951 to serve as a statewide voice for Florida’s women lawyers and to actively promote gender equality and the leadership roles of its members in the legal profession, judiciary and community at large.  Lee County Association for Women […]

Federal Claims Bar Association 2013-2014 Law Student Writing Competition

The United States Court of Federal Claims Bar Association announces that its annual Law Student Writing Competition for the 2013-2014 academic year is underway. The Court of Federal Claims Bar Association is a non-profit, voluntary bar association made up of nationwide members who practice law in the areas that lie within the specialized jurisdiction of […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of March 31, 2014)

Tuesday, April 1, 2014:  Speaker Joan Valdes: “Balancing Life and Law” – 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., Faculty Meeting Room, Law Library. Attorney Joan Valdes will be on campus to speak about work/life balance. Ms. Valdes will share her story and provide advice on how to balance life and the practice of law. Ms. Valdes […]