STUDENT AFFAIRS

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, […]

Journal Information Session for 1Ls

Representatives from the NYU journals and the Moot Court Board hold a yearly information session for 1L students to explain the mechanics of the annual writing competition from which new journal members are chosen. This year’s session will be Monday, April 3 from 4:30-5:45 […]

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 […]

Brandeis Association Scholarship Fund

The Brandeis Association of Queens County Scholarship Fund will provide two 5,000 scholarships to Jewish law students currently in the 2nd or 3rd year of study at the time of submission and who are residents of Queens County or who […]

Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship

The Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship (1) valued at $5,000 The scholarship is open to all second-year (2L) students as of spring 2017 semester enrolled in a law school in the State of New York. Application due Friday, March 31, 2017 […]

“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   You are invited to submit an original, unpublished essay of 10,000-20,000 words on […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

LSAC Writing Competition 2017

The LSAC Diversity Committee is announcing the 2017 Diversity Writing Competition. There are three levels of competition (1L, 2L, and 3L/4L.) The winner of each level will receive a $5,000 cash prize.  The absolute deadline for all entries is March 31, 2017. […]

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 […]

BRANDEIS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The Brandeis Association of Queens County Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Jewish law students currently in the 2nd or 3rd year of study at the time of submission and who are residents of Queens County or who are attending law […]

LSAC Writing Competition 2017

The LSAC Diversity Committee is announcing the 2017 Diversity Writing Competition. There are three levels of competition (1L, 2L, and 3L/4L.) The winner of each level will receive a $5,000 cash prize.  The absolute deadline for all entries is March 31, 2017. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

JUDGE BERNARD S. MEYER SCHOLARSHIP

The Judge Bernard S. Meyer Scholarship (1) valued at $5,000 The scholarship is open to all second-year (2L) students as of spring 2017 semester enrolled in a law school in the State of New York. Application due Friday, March 31, 2017 […]

Marden Final Argument

Marden Final Argument Tuesday, March 28, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm  Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Sq. South, New York, New York 10012 Program: The Final Argument of the Marden Competition will feature four of your peers arguing before a panel […]

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 […]

MAR 23: Q & A Session with Justice Goodwin Liu of the California Supreme Court

Date: Thursday, March 23 Time: 4:00-4:45 PM Location: Furman Hall, Room 430, OCS/PILC/JCO Library Please join us for a Q & A Session with Justice Goodwin Liu of the California Supreme Court. We will serve light refreshments. Click here to […]

Peer Tutoring Program: Requesting a Tutor

The Office of Student Affairs offers a tutoring program for students who are struggling academically, or who have missed a substantial amount of class time due to illness or other personal problems. In considering whether to request a tutor, it […]

Brandeis Association Scholarship Fund

The Brandeis Association of Queens County Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Jewish law students currently in the 2nd or 3rd year of study at the time of submission and who are residents of Queens County or who are attending law […]