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The Business Law Diversity Clerkship Program

The Business Law Diversity Clerkship Program encourages students to pursue business court clerkship opportunities and to consider careers in the practice of business law. In considering a student’s diversity, the Section will give special consideration to individuals who have overcome social or economic disadvantages such as physical disability, financial constraints, or cultural impediments to becoming […]

2010 Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest

The ABA Section of Business Law is sponsoring its 24th Annual Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest to encourage and reward law student writings on a business law subject of general and current interest. Awards: – First Place: $2,500  – Second Place: $1,000  – Third Place: $500  All winners will be invited and subsidized to attend […]

Upcoming Government Honors Deadlines

Upcoming 3L Government Honors Environmental Protection Agency – R3 Law Clerk Program Spring (Unpaid, Due 11/15/09) Institute of Museum & Library Services – OGC Legal Internship Program Spring (Unpaid, Due 11/15/09) Overseas Private Investment Corporation – Dept. of Legal Affairs Legal Internship Program Spring (Unpaid, Due 11/15/09) Environmental Protection Agency – Region 9 (San Francisco), […]

Ari Kaplan, Bestselling Author of The Opportunity Maker: Strategies for Inspiring Your Legal Career Through Creative Networking and Business Development is Offering a Free Webinar

Ari Kaplan, bestselling author of The Opportunity Maker:  Strategies for Inspiring Your Legal Career Through Creative Networking and Business Development (Thomson-West, 2008), is offering another free webinar in his 30-Minute Thursdays career and business development series. He is presenting 5 Ways to Use the Holiday Season to Raise Your Profile on Thursday November 12th, from […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 9, 2009)

Monday, November 9 – Friday, November 13 Coming Up This Week:   November 10, 2009: 1L Out of Town Job Search Workshop.12:30 p.m., Room 352. November 12, 2009: 1L Judicial Clerkship and Internship Information Session. 12:30 p.m., Room 352. November 13, 2009: 1L Resume and Cover Letter Workshop. 12:30 p.m., Room 352.

International Radio & Television Society Foundation – 2010 Summer Fellowship Program

Date: June 6 – August 7, 2010 Where: New York, New York The IRTS Summer Fellowship Program teaches up-and-coming communicators the realities of the media industry and business world through a nine-week, expense-paid fellowship, which includes practical experience and career-planning advice. Fellows gain full-time, “real world” experience at New York-based media companies. In addition, the […]

Government Honors Handbook – Recent Changes and Upcoming Deadlines

Details of these programs are provided in the 2009-10 Government Honors & Internship Handbook, located at http://www.law.arizona.edu/career/honorshandbook.cfm.  Recent Government Honors Handbook Changes: Export-Import Bank of the U.S., OGC – Summer Intern Program – Attorney contacts changed for program City of Houston Legal Dept. – Student Internships – Program is now paid and deadline moved back 1 […]

“The Future of Securities Litigation in Changing Times”

The Dade County Bar Association, Civil Litigation Committee, presents “The Future of Securities Litigation in Changing Times.” Speakers: Tracy A. Nichols, Holland & Knight Adam Moskowitz, Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton Eric I. Bustillo, Chief of the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Economic & Environmental Crimes Section This is a great opportunity for law students to network with securities and […]

To All Graduating Students Interested in a Career Working for Social Justice

Information Session An organizer from the DART Center will be on the University of Miami campus to present information to applicants interested in careers working for social, economic, and racial justice.  The session will discuss: Strengthening relationships through One-on-Ones Developing leaders in communities to take direct action on issues of injustice Congregation-based coalition building The […]

FASPE Fellowships at Auschwitz – For the Study of Professional Ethics

FASPE is an innovative program for students in professional schools designed to address contemporary ethical issues through a unique historical context. The Fellowships provide law, medical, seminary, journalism and business students a structured program of study that initially focuses on the role of their chosen professions in Nazi Germany and the Holocaust and uses that […]