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November 2011

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 14, 2011)

Monday, November 14th: Mock Networking Reception – Student Lounge, 6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 15th: 1L Judicial Internship Information Session – Room F109, 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday, November 18th: 11th Judicial Circuit Intern Program Ends Today!   JD/MM Seminar – Room F109, 8:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m.

American Judges Association Twenty-Fourth Annual Law Student Essay Competition

The American Judges Association (AJA) announces its annual essay competition open to all full-time law students enrolled in and attending an accredited law school in theUnited States or Canada. The first prize for the contest is $3,000; second is $1,500; and third is $1,000. First, second, and third place winners and their law schools will […]

International Humanitarian Law Student Writing Competition

Washington College of Law and the American Society of International Law’s (ASIL) Lieber Society on the Law of Armed Conflict are pleased to announce the second annual International Humanitarian Law Student Writing Competition.  The Competition seeks submissions of academic papers on the topic of international humanitarian law (IHL) from students currently enrolled in a law […]

The National Law Review 2011 Law Student Writing Competition

NLR December 2011 Suggested Topics: Intellectual Property law, Tax law and Labor & Employment law Submissions are now being accepted for consideration for publication in the December issue of the National Law Review (NLR).  Please note that although students are encouraged to submit articles pertainint to the above-listed topics, they may also submit entries covering current issues related to […]

The Trandafir International Business Writing Competition

The Trandafir International Business Writing Competition is sponsored by the journal of Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems (“TLCP”) at the University of Iowa College of Law located in Iowa City, Iowa.  The competition is open to all students and submissions are due by 5:00 p.m. Central Standard time on February 1, 2012.  The winner will […]

Quarles & Brady Seek Employee Benefits Attorney

Quarles & Brady’s Chicago office is seeking an Employee Benefits lawyer with three to five years of experience in the benefits area.  The ideal candidate would have at least three years of experience with qualified retirement plans, welfare benefit plans and benefits-related merger and acquisition issues.  Experience with executive compensation plans, including stock options and […]

This Week at the CDO (Week of November 7, 2011)

Tuesday, November 8th: Know How to Network – Student Lounge, 6:00-9:00pm Thursday, November 3rd: Microsoft IP Summit – Newman Alumni Center, 12:00-7:00pm

The 2011 Tannenwald Writing Competition

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

2011-2012 Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law

The 2011-2012 Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law  – Co-sponsored by Jackson Lewis LLP and IIT Chicago-KentCollege of Law, The Institute for Law and the Workplace, is an annual law student writing competition that honors the memory of Louis Jackson, a founding partner in Jackson Lewis LLP. The Jackson Lewis law […]

Georgetown University Law Center In-House Clinical Program

A pioneer in clinical legal education, Georgetown University Law Center has the largest, strongest and most highly regarded in-house clinical program in the nation. At least 17 full-time faculty, 26 graduate fellows, and several adjunct faculty supervise and teach the 300 J.D. students who enroll in the 23 clinical courses offered by 14 clinics each […]