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The Hillsborough County Bar Association Diversity Committee’s Networking Event

When: Saturday, February, 16, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Where: Chester H. Ferguson Law Center (adjacent to Stetson’s Tampa Campus), 1610 North Tampa St., Tampa, Florida, 33602. What: Students from the state’s law schools are invited to connect with local law firms and meet attorneys, judges, and other legal professionals in a low […]

Affordable Housing and Community Development 2013 Law Student Legal Writing Competition

Eligibility: Open to all students currently enrolled in an ABA Accredited Law School.  Topic: Papers should address any legal issue regarding affordable housing and/or community development law.  Submission Requirements: Entries must be original, unpublished work. Articles should be between 25-50 double-spaced pages and should include footnotes. The page limit includes the endnotes. However, if an […]

The 2013 William W. Greenhalgh Student Writing Competition

ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to all students who are members of the American Bar Association and who, at the date the entry is submitted, attend and are in good standing at an ABA-accredited law school within the United States and its possessions. Membership in the Criminal Justice Section is not a requirement. TOPIC: SOCIAL MEDIA: […]

The ABA Section of Antitrust Law Student Writing Competition

Winners of the Section of Antitrust Law Student Writing Competition get $2,000 and a trip to the Spring Meeting – airfare, accomodations, and registration paid. The Law Student Writing Competition encourages and rewards student-written articles in the area of antitrust law, competition policy, and consumer protection law. How to Enter: Write an article about antitrust. […]

New! Florida Bar Business Law Section – Lunch n CLE: A Practical Guide to the Securities Laws Part 3

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Live in Miami or teleconferencing In conjunction with the Dade County Bar Association – Business Law Committee: “A Practical Guide to the Securities Laws” Part 3 Speaker: Alan H. Aronson THIS IS A BROWN BAG EVENT – PLEASE FEEL FREE TO BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH. This […]

The Clinton Global Initiative University – Funding Available for CGIU 2013 Students

More than $300,000 is now available for CGIU 2013 student attendees to turn their ideas into action. To be eligible for either of these funding opportunities, students must first apply online to attend CGIU 2013. The final application deadline is January 30, 2013. The Resolution Social Venture Challenge: This year, CGIU is proud to work […]

Join the ABA Law Student Division 2013-2014 Leadership Team

Visit the website for the specific eligibility requirements, nomination/application forms, deadlines and delivery instructions. The ABA Law Student Division has numerous leadership positions available either by election or appointment. Among the many opportunities and benefits, ABA Law Student Division leadership will provide you with: The opportunity to work with law student leaders across the country, including […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of December 17, 2012

Featured Events: Spring 2013 (1Ls and 2Ls – this is how you can get involved!)  January:  January 22nd, VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Training Session, 5:30 – 7:30 pm, Room TBD. Volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation to individuals with low to moderate incomes ($50,000 maximum income), individuals with disabilities, non-English speaking taxpayers, […]

Partners Global Offers Varied Internship Opportunities

Partners is a small and dynamic organization that allows interns a hands-on, valuable opportunity to gain exposure to an international, non-profit working in the field of change and conflict management. Latin America Program Internship: Partners Global (“Partners”) is seeking an intern to join the Latin America Team to support implementation of current projects and assist […]

Attend the Upcoming “Meet the Judge” Lunch Series

Meet the Judge Lunch Series with Judge Jacqueline Hogan Scola When:  Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. Where: Fratelli Milano’s, 213 SE   1st Street, Miami, Florida (Downtown) RSVP to Mallory Gold. Lunch is Dutch Treat.