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The Florida Bar Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section Presents the 2014-2015 Louis Tertocha Fashion Law Writing Competition

Entries must be received no later than March 23, 2015. See Official Rules and Social Media flier for specific details regarding submission guidelines, judging, prizes and rules. Pending confirmation of the finalists, the winner will be published in The Florida Bar Journal, an online publication, and recognized by EASL. In the past, the annual Fashion Law Writing Competition has been […]

LSAC DIVERSITY INITIATIVES 2015 SUMMER INTERNSHIP

Applications are being accepted for a summer internship with the Diversity Initiatives staff at the Law School Admission Council (LSAC). The summer intern works under the general supervision of the Executive Director for Diversity Initiatives. The intern will assist office staff with LSAC’s diversity initiatives, including but not limited to, the DiscoverLaw.org website, DiscoverLaw.org Prelaw […]

2015 ABA Legal Career Development Expo in Chicago

Are you a Law Student? Recent Graduate? Young Lawyer? This is an event you don’t want to miss! Practicing attorneys and legal professionals seeking to advance their careers are also welcome to attend. The American Bar Association’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion is pleased to announce the ABA Legal Career Development Expo. The Expo will […]

The 2015 Tannenwald Writing Competition

Sponsored by the Theodore Tannenwald, Jr. Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship and The American College of Tax Counsel and named for the late Tax Court Judge Theodore Tannenwald, Jr. The competition is designed to perpetuate his dedication to legal scholarship of the highest quality. The Tannenwald Writing Competition is open to all full- or […]

CITY OF CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF LAW 2015 SUMMER LAW CLERK PROGRAM

The City of Chicago Department of Law invites law students to apply for its 2015 Summer Law Clerk Program. Usually, the program begins June 1st and is for a minimum of 10 weeks; however, the start date and duration of a law clerk’s summer will be determined by the law clerk and his/her direct supervisor. […]

Sterling Educational Services, Inc. is Offering Law Student Passes for Upcoming Seminar on Commercial & Residential Landlord-Tenant Law

Sterling Educational Services, Inc. (Sterling) would like to offer 5 law students free scholarship-passes to an upcoming seminar as an introduction to their company. Sterling is a non-profit continuing education company that conducts seminars across the nation. Please visit us online for information on our company. They are holding a Commercial & Residential Landlord-Tenant Law […]

Holiday Happy Hour at John Martin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant on December 10, 2014

Holiday Happy Hour at John Martin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant. Sponsored by Coral Gables Bar Association and Orange Legal.  When:                Wednesday, December 10, 2014 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM Where:               John Martin’s 253 Miracle Mile Coral Gables, FL 33134  All Proceeds Raised From This Event To Be Donated to  UM C.A.R.D. (University Miami Center for […]

The 2015 Donald C. Alexander Writing Competition

Requirements are as follows:   Full and part-time J.D. and LL.M. students are eligible. Any original paper concerning federal taxation between 20-50 double spaced pages is welcome. Seminar papers and articles submitted (but not yet selected for publication) to law reviews, journals, or other competitions are eligible.   Winning authors receive $2000 (first place) or $1000 (second […]

HELTON FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS SOUGHT

The application period for 2015 Helton Fellowships is open from now until January 19, 2015, or until the first 50 completed applications have been received, whichever comes first.  The Helton Fellowship Program, established in 2004, recognizes the legacy of Arthur C. Helton, an ASIL member who died in the August 19, 2003, bombing of the […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 24, 2014)

Tuesday, November 25, 2014:  Last day of classes – Congratulations on the completion of the fall 2014 semester. Congratulations to the graduating class of December 2014!  Monday, December 1, 2014:  Reading Period Begins – Good luck with finals!  Information about Reading Period, Finals and Winter Break – The Career Development Office will remain open during […]