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2016 First Amendment Gerrymander Standard Writing Competition – Due March 27, 2016

In December 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling in Shapiro v. McManus allowing a First Amendment challenge to Maryland’s congressional districts to move forward. Separately, a three-judge federal district court panel rejected a motion to dismiss in Whitford v. Nichol, a case challenging Wisconsin’s state legislative Assembly districts. These cases challenging partisan […]

2015-2016 Law Student Writing Competition

The United States Court of Federal Claims Bar Association announces that its annual Law Student Writing Competition for the 2015-2016 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 […]

Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowships

The Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowship Program provides assistance to doctoral students who wish to use the research resources available in the University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection (CHC) in support of dissertation research. The goal of the Goizueta Foundation Graduate Fellowships is to engage emerging scholars with the materials available in the CHC and thus […]

Deadline Approaching – Summer 2016 FASPE Ethics Fellowship for Law Students

Deadline Approaching – Summer Ethics Fellowship for Law Students! The application deadline for the 2016 FASPE Law fellowship is one month away. What: The Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) Law uses the conduct of lawyers and judges during the Holocaust and in Nazi Germany as a launching point for an intensive study of contemporary ethical issues in the […]

Save the Date! Annual Palm Beach County Bar Association Bench Bar Conference  

WHAT:               FREE Educational and Networking Event for Law Students with the Palm Beach County Bar Attorneys and Judges. DATE:                February 19, 2016 TIME:                  2:15 pm—4:00 p.m. AND Cocktail Reception Included: 4:00p.m. – 5:00p.m. WHERE:            Palm Beach County Convention Center 650 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach Registration will be available in January 2016 online.    

Harrity & Harrity Patent Associate Trainee Program

Harrity & Harrity is hiring for its successful training program for new patent attorneys who are looking for an opportunity to get their foot in the door at a patent law firm and prove that they have what it takes to be a superstar patent associate. The patent associate trainee program provides in-depth training in […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 16, 2015)

Friday, November 20, 2015: South Florida Group of Regional Counsel Legal Seminar – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM – Off Site Shalala Student Center: The South Florida Group of Regional Counsel Seminar 2015 will be an extraordinary event of the Group with Morgan Lewis and the University of Miami School of Law. The Group has […]

Veterans’ Legal Career Fair 2016

The 2nd Annual Veterans’ Legal Career Fair will be held on April 29-30, 2016 in Washington, D.C. This event—the only one of its kind in the United States—provides a unique opportunity for legal employers to interview lawyers who are veterans or active-duty service members preparing for a transition out of the military. The career fair […]

Graduate Business Students Association and the Ziff Graduate Career Services Center Invite you to the United Way FUN-raiser!

GBSA (Graduate Business Students Association) and the Ziff Graduate Career Services Center invite you to the “United Way FUN-raiser!” THIS IS A GREAT WAY TO NETWORK WITH BUSINESS STUDENTS!  * All proceeds benefit United Way of Miami-Dade. DETAILS: November 11th, 2015, 5:00 P.M.—7:00 P.M. Business School Fishbowl Casual Dress  $15 Cash or Check donation at […]

Law Student Opportunities & Webinar in IP Law

The American Bar Association’s Section of Intellectual Property Law (ABA-IPL) provides opportunities for law students to get involved and gain hands-on experience within this fascinating practice field. Opportunities range from working with practicing attorneys across the nation (and world) to drafting articles, legislative comments and policy considerations to attending ABA events as a “Law Student Reporter” and more! […]