A stimulating discussion with one of the attorneys in this religious freedom case, with commentary from Prof. Conkle. Tuesday.
Complete a self-assessment of your values, interests, and skills as part of your career development path. Wednesday.
ILA wishes you a safe and restful fall break.
Austen L. Parrish, interim dean and professor of law at Southwestern Law School, will lead a town hall meeting to discuss his interest in the position and answer questions. Lunch. Moot Court Room, noon.
Under the Affordable Care Act, businesses are required to offer insurance that covers contraceptives for their employees. Some business owners have objected, arguing that this mandate requires them to violate their sincerely held religious beliefs protected by the First Amendment and the Religious Freedom and Restoration Act. But are businesses actually protected by these provisions? To help discuss this issue, we will hear from Matt Bowman, who represents one of the businesses and recently filed a cert petition to the U.S. Supreme Court in Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Sebelius. Professor Dan Conkle will provide commentary. Free Jimmy Johns provided. Room 125, noon.
This info session will cover what to expect on the October 15th career explorations trip to Chicago. Anyone signed up for any of the Chicago sessions is highly encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided to those who RSVP at least 24 hours in advance. Room 120, noon.
Room 214, noon.
Your personal career development starts with a self-reflection of your values, interests, personality, and skills. Before you develop and market your professional tool kit for the legal career arena, you need to step back and discover what you really want. Lunch will be provided to those who RSVP at least 24 hours in advance. Room 125, noon.
Every Wednesday, Dean Buxbaum makes time to connect with students by stopping by the library lobby from 3:00-4:00. Cookies are provided. Stop by and chat with her this week.
Mr. Klein is currently the executive director of technical operations at the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor. He has worked with environmental law in private practice, for government agencies, and with the Indianapolis Water Company. He will talk about his unique set of experiences and what he has learned from working in multiple facets of environmental law. Room 120, noon.
An individualized strategy is key in career planning. Don't miss this opportunity to meet with Dean Tatum for an interactive session tailored to 2Ls. Lunch will be provided to those who RSVP at least 24 hours in advance. Room 125, noon.
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On September 19, Professor Marshall Leaffer presented a paper before the ALAI yearly conference in Cartagena, Colombia titled, "For Financial Institutions, Internet Infringement is Priceless." The Association Littéraire Artistique Internationale (ALAI) is an international organization that supports the cause of authors' rights worldwide.
Prof. Jeannine Bell is interested in hiring a research assistant to help her with two projects. Please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Dean Buxbaum is looking for a research assistant, preferably one who has taken international business transactions. Please contact her at email@example.com if you are interested.
Anyone interested in being a BLSA member should contact Mahja Zeon at firstname.lastname@example.org. Dues are $45 and can be paid by check or cash.
SBA is now selling tickets for this year's Halloween party. The event will be on Friday, October 25th at Bluebird. Tickets are $5, or you can buy an Indiana Law mug and your Halloween ticket for just $15. SBA will be selling mugs, Halloween tickets, and other apparel every day from 12-1. See the Facebook event for more details.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month began in October of 1987. Over the years, its activities have been as varied and diverse as the month's participants but have a common theme: mourning those who have died because of domestic violence, celebrating those who have survived, and connecting those who work to end violence.
Join POP in raising awareness every weekday during the month of October during the lunch hour in the lobby, by:
Welcome to the Eleventh Annual JD/LLM Socctoberfest. This year's soccer match will take place on Saturday, October 26th at 5:00 p.m. at Karst Farm Park, on the west side of Bloomington. It is a co-ed event that welcomes all ability levels. After the games, which will end at approximately 7:00 p.m., we will have a cookout in the area adjacent to the soccer fields. Participants, fellow students, and family are all welcome to attend.
If you are a JD or LLM student interested in playing, please e-mail Professor Henderson (email@example.com) and indicate your ability level based on the following four categories:
In addition, please note if you have ever played goalie.
For more information, including a map and game format, visit Socctoberfest's website.
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