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Learn About Unemployment Benefits Law & Help Those Who Have Lost Jobs

Florida Legal Services, along with co-sponsor University of Miami School of Law HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, presents a free training on Unemployment Compensation on March 13, 2013, from 2:00 – 4:30 pm. The training is open to Dade County attorneys who agree to provide pro bono representation to a low-income individual seeking unemployment benefits. […]

HOPE News for the Week of February 25, 2013

Upcoming Events: Wednesday, February 28th, 12:30-1:30PM, A-216B (above the CDO). Join the Public Interest Lecture Series for a roundtable luncheon with Shahrzad Emami, Affordable Housing Project Director, at Legal Services of Greater Miami. Please RSVP to UM HOPE. Monday, March 4th, 12:30PM, Room 108. Please join us for a training session for a court observation […]

Americans for Immigrant Justice Children’s Legal Project – Part-Time Contract Position

Agency Background:   Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice), formerly FIAC, a not-for-profit law firm founded in 1996 to protect and promote the basic human rights of immigrants, has a multicultural and a multilingual staff.  AI Justice has represented clients from around the world and is recognized as a powerful advocate and national leader for immigrants’ […]

Florida Legal Services Seeks Reemployment Assistance Project Legal Extern – OPEN IMMEDIATELY

Job: Florida Legal Services (FLS) in midtown Miami needs a legal extern to administer its Reemployment Assistance Pro Bono Project starting February 2013.  The individual will oversee outreach to unemployed individuals in the community, screen and interview clients, assess the merits of clients’ cases, provide advice to clients based on feedback from senior attorneys, timely […]

The Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers (“CFAWL”) 2012 – 2013 Bar Study Scholarship

The Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers (“CFAWL”) is pleased to present the details for its second annual Bar Study Scholarship. The goal of the scholarship is to promote the CFAWL mission. The scholarship is meant to help the recipient while he or she studies for the Florida Bar Exam. It is made possible through […]

The Richard E. Greenleaf Library Fellowships

Program Description: The Latin American Library at Tulane University is pleased to announce the Richard E. Greenleaf Fellowships to support research at the Library for 2013-2014. Their purpose is to offer researchers who permanently reside in any country of Latin America or the Caribbean short-term residential fellowships to use the resources of the Latin American […]

This Week at the CDO (February 18, 2013)

Tuesday, February 19, 2013:  Judicial Clerkships Kickoff Reception & Panel Discussion – Student Lounge, 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.  Wednesday, February 20, 2013:  Legal Corps CLE/ for LC Fellows – Legal Corps Office, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The American Bar Association Health Law Section 14th Annual Conference on Emerging Issues In Healthcare Law on February 20th

The American Bar Association Health Law Section 14th Annual Conference on Emerging Issues In Healthcare Law is taking place on February 20-23, 2013 at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Miami. ONSITE REGISTRATION:  Please call (312) 988-5146 by FEBRUARY 15, 2013 to ensure space availability. Onsite  registration fees will only be accepted when accompanied by check, […]

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is Hosting the 2013 Patent Law Interview Program in Chicago

Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2013 Patent Law Interview Program on Thursday, August 1 and Friday, August 2 in Chicago, Illinois. This is a nationwide interview program that targets patent law employers, rising 2L and 3L students, and students in Intellectual Property LL.M. programs. Last year, roughly 120 employers, 190 law […]

Opportunities With the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)

The central mission of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is to make markets for consumer financial products and services work for Americans — whether they are applying for a mortgage, choosing among credit cards, or using any number of other consumer financial products. There are currently 2 Attorney Avisor positions posted: Attorney-Advisor (General) – Closes […]