Events

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Start: 03/25/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/25/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 03/25/2013 4:00 pm
End: 03/25/2013 5:00 pm

Come hear Matt Wilson talk about finding internation law opportunities. The event will take place in Room 455. Snacks will be provided. RSVP on Symplicity.

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Start: 03/26/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/26/2013 5:05 pm
Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 2:00 pm

Room 585. Sponsored by HALSA & RPPTL. Learn all about property law, its many avenues, and professionalism within the field.

 

Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 1:00 pm

Room 455. Information session regarding what the Research Bureau does and how to become a member.  Followed by a panel discussion by current members.  Pizza will be provided.

 

Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 1:00 pm

Room 555. Volunteer Immigrant Student Alliance. Please join us for our 2nd meeting of the semester. Lunch will be served.

Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 1:00 pm

Room 515. Join us for our 3rd Corporate & Business Law Society General Body meeting where CBLS members running for e-board positions will discuss their platforms.

Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 1:15 pm

What do you need to do NOW to get ready for fall recruitment? 

 

Join the CSD for a very special workshop entitled "Preparing for Fall Recruitment Workshop." The workshop will take place from 12:00 pm until 1:15 pm in Room 550. 
You Can Expect To Learn
* How On-Campus Interviews work
* What Career Fairs to attend

* How to write directly to employers for summer associate position
* How to use The Government Honors and Internship Handbook to find interesting jobs in the public sector

 

Fall recruiting starts VERY EARLY, so learn the tricks you need to know to be successful! 

 

RSVP through Symplicity so that pizza and drinks can be provided. 

Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 1:00 pm

Room 515. 

Start: 03/26/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/26/2013 2:00 pm

Atrium. External VP, President

Start: 03/26/2013 12:30 pm
End: 03/26/2013 1:30 pm

ATTENTION: July 2013 Bar Takers: Please join Academic Success for Bar Coaching Orientation! You will have the opportunity to meet your coaches, discuss the importance of the bar preparation services and learn more about the bar exam. Pizza will be served at the event. Family and friends are invited to attend. Please RSVP by March 22nd at 5:00pm by emailing FCSLBPN@fcsl.edu.

Out of State Takers: Tuesday - March 26 - 12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 250

Florida Takers: Thursday - March 28 - 12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 250

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Start: 03/27/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/27/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 03/27/2013 10:30 am
End: 03/27/2013 5:00 pm

Atrium. Sponsored by the Corporate and Business Law Society.

Start: 03/27/2013 11:00 am
End: 03/27/2013 2:00 pm

Atrium. Sponsored by the Caribbean Law Student Association. Best Dish wins a prize! Contact C.Grant@law.fcsl.edu.

Start: 03/27/2013 1:30 pm
End: 03/27/2013 2:30 pm

Room 455. Information session regarding what the Research Bureau does and how to become a member.  Followed by a panel discussion by current members.  Pizza will be provided.

 

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Start: 03/28/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/28/2013 5:00 pm
Start: 03/28/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:00 pm

Room 455. The Criminal Law panel will consist of an ASA from the State Attorney's Office, two investigators from the Public Defender's Office and an attorney from a Private Defense Firm.  The panel will be discussing topics such as interaction with other attorneys, support staff, investigators, their clients, and their clients family members.  They will also touch on the resources they use and what documents the attorneys must sign off on and what information their support staff can assist them with.  They will also focus on their communication methods and how that changes based on the party they are speaking with and who the party is contacting.  Lunch will be provided and one CPE credit has been approved for the event.

 

Start: 03/28/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 2:00 pm

Atrium. Secretary, Internal VP, Treasurer.

Start: 03/28/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:00 pm

Room 365Hear Attorney Deborah Reid discuss Foriegn Selection Clauses pertaining to Cruise Ships and Developments in Piracy.

Start: 03/28/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:15 pm

“Federal Hiring Tips & Tricks”  presented by Government Outreach Counselor Kathryn M. Oughton, Esq..  In this federal hiring presentation, we will discuss specifics on how the federal hiring process works, as well as how to successfully use USA Jobs to apply to federal positions.  We will also cover federal hiring flexibilities that may apply to you. The event will take place from noon until 1:15 pm in Room 550.

RSVP on Symplicity. Lunch with be provided.

Start: 03/28/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:00 pm

Room 555. Are you fluent in a foreign language and interested in legal pro bono hours? Join us on Thursday, March 21st. You will receive 1 CPE and pizza will be served for lunch. Questions: s.parker@law.fcsl.edu or Professor Ericka Curran ecurran@fcsl.edu

Start: 03/28/2013 12:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:00 pm

Room 455.We will be discussing the panel event, upcoming events & pro-bono opportunities for the rest of the semester. Open to all students and as always, a great lunch will be served! 

 

Start: 03/28/2013 12:15 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:15 pm

Room 525. Join BLSA  for our general body meeting. Mr. Mullaney will be speaking about the JD/MPP program and food will be provided.

 

Start: 03/28/2013 12:30 pm
End: 03/28/2013 1:30 pm

ATTENTION: July 2013 Bar Takers: Please join Academic Success for Bar Coaching Orientation! You will have the opportunity to meet your coaches, discuss the importance of the bar preparation services and learn more about the bar exam. Pizza will be served at the event. Family and friends are invited to attend. Please RSVP by March 22nd at 5:00pm by emailing FCSLBPN@fcsl.edu.

Out of State Takers: Tuesday - March 26 - 12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 250

Florida Takers: Thursday - March 28 - 12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 250

Start: 03/28/2013 7:00 pm
End: 03/28/2013 11:00 pm

Izzy's Pizzeria - 8206 Phillips Highway #38, Jacksonville  32256. Just behind Fitness. Free food, pool tables, games and more.  Let the Madness Begin!

Start: 03/28/2013 7:30 pm
End: 03/28/2013 10:00 pm

Room 565. "Pay It Forward." Promoting good will and paying it forward. 

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Start: 03/29/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/29/2013 5:00 pm

Take advantage of legal work experience opportunities. Contact: 

Professor Lois Ragsdale Criminal Defense Clinic lragsdale@fcsl.edu
Professor Laura Boeckman Consumer Law Clinic lboeckman@fcsl.edu
Professor Natalie Tuttle Family Law Clinic ntuttle@fcsl.edu

Start: 03/29/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/29/2013 5:00 pm

Order from the Coastal Bookstore or collegegrad.herffjones.com

Start: 03/29/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/29/2013 5:00 pm
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Start: 03/30/2013 8:00 am
End: 03/30/2013 5:00 pm

Room 250. With the supervision of the Immigrant Rights Clinic Professor, Ericka Curran, the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association (APALSA) will be hosting a naturalization outreach entitled the Vietnamese Refugee Initiative on March 30, 2013 from 8AM-5PM.

We are in need of volunteers to help fill out N-400, fee waivers, disability waivers, etc. During the event, students will be providing legal assistance to approximately 14-20 clients. The clients are all Vietnamese individuals who do not understand English and are either disabled, elderly, or both. There will be translators, and two student volunteers will be assigned to each translator.

Student volunteers will be filling out the forms to submit to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). Students will receive legal pro-bono hours.

Anyone interested, please RSVP to Bich Tran at b.tran@law.fcsl.edu

Start: 03/30/2013 10:00 am
End: 03/30/2013 2:00 pm

Room 425. 

       Tickets will be sold March 25-March 29 in the atrium from 10-1. Tickets are $10 and the proceeds will go to charity. Tickets are limited!

       Registration will start at 10 and the exam will begin at 11.

       Then, after the exam from 12-2, Professor Anderson will go over the exam and lunch will be served.

       This is a great event to prepare for an exam in Professional Responsibility of for the MPRE. Contact Ashley Geary (C228169) with questions.