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Posts of interest to LLM students

Posts of interest to LLM students

Mar. 29: Evening with Donna Lieberman, Executive Director, New York Civil Liberties Union

Lean in NYC invites you to join them for an Evening with Donna Lieberman, Executive Director, New York Civil Liberties Union.  They are expecting a lively discussion about NYCLU work in the areas of immigration, policing and many of the other issues […]

Congratulations to Our 2017 IFD Fellows!

We would like to congratulate the 14 recipients of this year’s NYU International Finance and Development (IFD) Fellowship. To learn more about the students’ backgrounds and where they’ll be spending their summer / fall, please click here.

Copyrighting Wearable Technology

Monday, April 3, 2017 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge In its first design copyright case in decades, the Supreme Court just ruled in Varsity Brands that (at least some) fashion designs are copyrightable. Patents have historically been the IP […]

Deans’ Cup

Thursday, April 6, 2017  |  7:30 PM – 10:00 PM 3030 Broadway New York, NY 10027 This annual charity basketball event held between Columbia Law School and NYU School of Law raises funds for public interest work at both schools, […]

Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition: Final Argument

  Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition: Final Argument Tuesday, March 28, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Sq. South, New York, New York 10012   Named for the famous NYU Alumnus, the Orison S. Marden Competition […]

“How Did You Get Into This?”: Reception for Health Law in the Private Sector

Monday, April 3, 2017  |  7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Wachtell, Furman Hall   Interested in health law? Not sure how to get into this field? Join the Health Law & Policy Society (HLPS) at “How Did You Get Into […]

Advancement of Animal Law Scholarships

Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 Advancement of Animal Law Scholarships, which are available to members of active Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) chapters. Scholarship amounts are: $5,000 each for three first place […]

The Warren E. Burger Prize

The American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence.   You are invited to submit an original, unpublished essay of 10,000-20,000 words on […]

Copyrighting Wearable Technology

Monday, April 3, 2017 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge In its first design copyright case in decades, the Supreme Court just ruled in Varsity Brands that (at least some) fashion designs are copyrightable. Patents have historically been the IP […]

American Bar Association 2017 Law Student Writing Competition: Endangered Species

The ABA SEER Endangered Species Committee will again be holding a student writing competition this year. Theme: Demonstrate original thought on a question of legal and/or policy significance on any issue related the Endangered Species Act, wildlife law, and natural […]

Phillip R. Shawe Scholarship Competition

Contestants can participate by preparing briefs of no more than 15 pages. They will address the U.S. constitutional implications (Due Process and Takings Clauses) of the Delaware courts’ powers to adopt a forced sale remedy when shareholders of a highly […]

Notre Dame Law School Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition

Notre Dame Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics.  All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to participate.   A prize of $2,500 will be awarded for one winning […]

Invitation: LLM Lunch with Dean Trevor Morrison – April 4

  Tuesday, April 4 12:30–1:50 p.m. Snow Dining Room, Vanderbilt Hall, 4th Floor RSVP to law.graduateaffairs@nyu.edu – Space is limited to 24 students   Dean Trevor Morrison will hold a small, informal lunch for LLM students. At this lunch, he looks forward […]

REMINDER: Spring 2017 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available March 17 – March 31 (not applicable to Executive LL.M. Tax students)

While exams are still a bit way off, it is important that you take time to review your exam schedule for any conflicts and apply for an exam postponement/accommodation per the rules. Let’s do everything we can to facilitate a […]

Paid Fall Term-Time Internship at Her Justice

Her Justice seeks a NYU Law student for each semester of the academic year to serve as the New York Women’s Bar Association Foundation (NYWBAF) Fellow. The position requires 10-20 hours per week. The fellowship is funded by the NYWBA […]

Mar. 27: A Conversation with NSA General Counsel Glenn Gerstell

Please join PILC and the Center on Law and Security for a brown bag lunch with Glenn Gerstell who is visiting the Law School on Monday, March 27, and would like to have a discussion with students about careers in […]

Mar. 27: An Introduction to Public Interest Law Firms

Date: Monday, March 27, 2017 Time: 1:00 – 2:00pm Room: Furman Hall 212   The Public Interest Law Center invites you to learn more about public interest law firms. Alumni who practice at public interest law firms – focusing on […]

Mar. 30: Environmental Law Journal Symposium – Green Cities: Why Environmentalists Should Live in the Concrete Jungle

Did you know that Manhattan is the most environmentally friendly place to live in the US? On March 30th, the NYU Environmental Law Journal will host a panel entitled Green Cities. Our panel is focused both on how living in dense cities […]

Mar. 30/Apr. 19: NYU Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Sessions

Thursday 3/30, 12pm-1pm (GSAS Grad Student Lounge in Silver, Rm 120) Wednesday 4/19, 5:30pm-6:30pm (Wasserman Center)   Gain a detailed overview of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, including types of awards, destinations, and a review of the application process. RSVP on […]

Apr. 6: Meet Charles Radcliffe, Chief of Equality & Non-Discrimination at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017 Time: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Room: Furman Hall 440   The Public Interest Law Center invites you to sign up for a one-on-one session with Charles Radcliffe, the Chief of Equality & Non-Discrimination at […]

Apr. 26: 3L and LLM Farewell Public Interest Reception

Please join PILC for the 3L and LLM Farewell Public Interest Reception on April 19 from 6.00pm to 7.30pm in Sexton Lounge, Furman Hall.    All graduating 3L and LLM students are invited to join us for an opportunity to get […]

Pro Bono Opportunity: NYLAG Clinic Volunteer Opportunity

NYLAG will be conducting general immigration screenings for a variety of immigrant populations to determine eligibility for various forms of immigration relief, including family based petitions, deferred action, naturalization, T and U visas, and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS). Clinic […]

Apr. 14: Deadline to Complete the LLM Employment and Student Satisfaction Survey: Required in order to receive graduation tickets (All LLMs)

Deadline: Friday, April 14, 2017   All LLM students graduating between September 2016 and August 2017 must complete the mandatory LLM Employment and Student Satisfaction Survey in order to receive tickets to the convocation ceremony!! The survey deadline is Friday, […]

Drop-in Hours for JDs and LLMs

Drop-in appointments may be conducted in person or by phone. You may call the front desk at (212) 998-6090 beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot.   JD: Wednesdays: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Thursdays: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and […]

Summer Teacher Assistant Positions – Apply now!

  There are several teaching assistant positions available during the summer. Please see the position descriptions below. If you are a current LLM student and are interested in one of these opportunities please send your resume and a copy of […]

Diploma Mailing Address

If you are planning to graduate this May, now would be a good time for you to check the permanent address we have on file.  Diplomas are mailed to your permanent address well into the summer, so it is important […]

2017 Intellectual Life Funding Application

The Office of Student Affairs is excited to announce the launch of the 2017 Intellectual Life Funding Application. The application deadline is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, March 26, 2017.   The Intellectual Life Funding is made available to all student organizations interested […]

“How Did You Get Into This?”: Reception for Health Law in the Private Sector

Monday, April 3, 2017  |  7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Wachtell, Furman Hall   Interested in health law? Not sure how to get into this field? Join the Health Law & Policy Society (HLPS) at “How Did You Get Into […]

The Warren E. Burger Prize

The American Inns of Court Warren E. Burger Prize is a writing competition designed to promote scholarship in the areas of professionalism, ethics, civility, and excellence.   You are invited to submit an original, unpublished essay of 10,000-20,000 words on […]

Notre Dame Law School Smith-Doheny Legal Ethics Writing Competition

Notre Dame Law School sponsors an annual writing competition on the topic of legal ethics.  All students with an interest in legal ethics are invited and encouraged to participate.   A prize of $2,500 will be awarded for one winning […]