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The 2011 George J. Joseph Education Law Writing Award

The 2011 George J. Joseph Education Law Writing Award is sponsored by the Education Law Association in cooperation with the Journal of law and Education.  The purpose of this national competition is to generate increased interest in and recognition of education law among not only graduate students in education schools but also, in particular, to […]

Roundtable Invitation: The Implications of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act on Social Media Sites

The Intellectual Property Law Association of Florida is hosting “The Implications of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act on Social Media Sites,” hosted by Keith Lipscomb, Steven Eisenberg, and Deborah Baker.  This ABA Roundtable Event will be held at noon on Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at the Law Offices of Lipscomb Eisenberg & Baker PL, located at 2 Biscayne […]

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Thirty Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans will be awarded in 2012 on the basis of a single national competition. Each fellowship supports up to two years of graduate study – in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program – in the United States.  Each award is for up to $25,000 in […]

Announcing the Echoing Green Fellowship

The two-year Echoing Green Fellowship program provides start-up capital and technical assistance to help new leaders launch their organizations and build capacity. The Fellowship offers: •    A stipend of $60,000 for individuals ($90,000 for 2-person partnerships) paid in four equal installments over two years •    A health insurance stipend •    A yearly professional development stipend […]

Bidding for the 2011 Los Angeles Interview Program (LAIP) is Now Open!

Bidding for the 2011 Los Angeles Interview Program (LAIP) is now open and will conclude on Thursday, July 7th.  University of Miami School of Law students who pre-registered for this job fair received an email with bidding instructions this week.  All Miami law students interested in this job fair who did not pre-register should contact […]

Bidding for the 2011 Washington, D.C. Interview Program (WDCIP) is Now Open!

Bidding for the 2011 Washington D.C. Interview Program (WDCIP) is now open and will conclude on Thursday, July 7th.  University of Miami School of Law students who pre-registered for this job fair received an email with bidding instructions this week.  All Miami law students interested in this job fair who did not pre-register should contact […]

The Deadline for the Palm Beach County Diversity Internship Program Has Been Extended

The deadline to apply for the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Diversity Internship Program has been extended until Friday, June 3, 2011.  The internship program runs from June 20th-July 29th.  Diverse law students in the top 50% of their class who want to gain valuable work experience in Palm Beach County this summer should apply for a position.  The program […]

The National LGBT Bar Association is Now Seeking Candidates for Positions at the American Bar Association

The LGBT Bar is now accepting statements of interest from individuals who wish to represent the organization in various positions at the American Bar Association. The National LGBT Bar Association is an official affiliate of the ABA and, as such, holds a seat in the ABA House of Delegates. In addition, the LGBT Bar liaises in an official […]

Join the National Women’s Law Center and Law Students for Reproductive Justice for a Day-Long Training

Are you a law student who will be in Washington, DC this summer? Are you interested in reproductive justice issues? Join the National Women’s Law Center and Law Students for Reproductive Justice for a day-long training. WHAT: Reproductive Law & Policy 101: A Training for Law Students; Co-sponsored by the National Women’s Law Center and […]

Check Out The ABA Section of International Law’s 2011 International Internship Program Website

 The ABA Section of International Law’s 2011 International Internship Program website, hosted by the Law Student, LL.M., and New Lawyer Outreach Committee, lists law firms across the globe who have offered to host internships for the Summer of 2011.