Events

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Start: 04/08/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/08/2013 1:15 pm

Room 250. Panel of attorneys practicing business law: entertainment law, sports law, and corporate practice.

 

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Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 1:00 pm

Room 405. A panel of four attorneys will speak on the ethics of the practice of law. There will be time for questions and time to speak with attorneys.

Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 1:30 pm

Room 525. Please Join the Muslim Law Students' Association in welcoming ISB Guest Speaker Allan Howard to FCSL to present this training workshop.

For years Mr. Allan has traveled the country engaging Military, Police, and various members of the Professional community in open and honest dialogue.  This workshop will be an excellent opportunity for the Florida Coastal Legal Community to gain a basic-level understanding of American Muslims that will benefit us as professionals with awareness of social, cultural, and religious varieties around us.  This workshop may directly assist participants who plan to practice in immigration, family law, probate, and criminal law.   Space is LIMITED! APRIL 9, 2013, 12-1:30PM ROOM 525  To attend Please RSVP RSVP4MLSA@YAHOO.COM Delicious Food and Drink will be served. 

 

1 HOUR CPE AWARDED FOR PARTICIPANTS

Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 1:30 pm

Room 585. The Bar Prep Instructors will be hosting a MEE workshop that will be focusing on the following:

 

• Overview of the MEE – what it consists of, purpose, subjects tested, instructions, etc.

• Review an actual Evidence MEE question

Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 1:15 pm

Join the CSD to hear local in-house and corporate attorneys discuss their day-to-day responsibilities from noon until 1:15 pm in Room 550.

RSVP on Symplicity. Lunch will be provided.

Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 1:00 pm

Room 400. Cherry Shaw, Assistant General Counsel for the Land Use and Environmental Law Department of Jacksonville will speak with students about violations of law involving animals.   Animal law issues arise in all legal fields and can provide unique pro-bono opportunities.  Learn how you can use your advocacy skills to speak for animals!

 

Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 1:30 pm

Room 525. This informational will be an excellent opportunity for the Florida Coastal Legal Community to gain knowledge of the basics of the Islamic faith so in the workforce we as professionals will have a better understanding of the differences around us.   

 

Start: 04/09/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 4:00 pm

The Academic Success Department will be hosting BAR APPLICATION OFFICE HOURS.  These office hours will replace the current system of individual meetings.  Changes are effective immediately.  Office hours have been scheduled to correspond with important bar application deadlines and dates.  Please see dates below. 

 March 6 and 7

April 9 and 10

May 2

All sessions will occur at the 5th Floor Knowledge Bar from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Start: 04/09/2013 4:00 pm
End: 04/09/2013 6:00 pm

Atrium. Workshop led by Diann Catlin. Professional Attire Required. Dinner will be served

 

Come and Learn what all professionals need to know about Business Dining for Job seekers, to Wine and Dine potential Clients, Employers and Associates, and Impress your colleagues.

The event will be a dinner style workshop where attendees are served dinner while the instructor teaches on the proper etiquette of dining with other professionals.  RSVP by April 6th at Atrium table.

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Start: 04/10/2013 8:00 am
End: 04/10/2013 5:00 pm

Play on D2L. SBA is hosting an educational tournament. SimuLawyer is an interactive game that recreates a day in a law firm. Students will compete in "Firms" of five students in a simulated contracts lesson. Teams can choose between Contracts I and Contracts II as well as questions of varying difficulty. Even better, this tournament will raise money for charity. Firms have the opportunity to choose between Wounded Warrior Project & Jacksonville Area Legal Aid as donees. Firms are encouraged to find a sponsor in the community willing to donate to the cause. Think you know contracts? Form your law firm of 5 students to compete. Registration from March 28 - April 1. Questions? simulawyerfcsl@gmail.com

Start: 04/10/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/10/2013 4:00 pm

The Academic Success Department will be hosting BAR APPLICATION OFFICE HOURS.  These office hours will replace the current system of individual meetings.  Changes are effective immediately.  Office hours have been scheduled to correspond with important bar application deadlines and dates.  Please see dates below. 

March 6 and 7

April 9 and 10

May 2

All sessions will occur at the 5th Floor Knowledge Bar from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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Start: 04/11/2013 11:00 am
End: 04/11/2013 2:00 pm

Back deck. Sea Oats t-shirts will be sold for $8.50 to tie dye.

Start: 04/11/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/11/2013 1:00 pm

Join the CSD to learn about the ULI from a panel of industry professionals, including opportunities for scholarships for free student memberships from noon until 1:00 pm in Room 365.

RSVP on Symplicity. Food and drinks will be provided.

Start: 04/11/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/11/2013 1:00 pm

Room 250. Do you like to think outside the box? Take a study break, eat and listen to Professosr John Knechtle, Aman L. McLeod, and Christopher Roederer debate on whether hate speech should be defined and regulated at the domestic and international level.

 

Start: 04/11/2013 12:00 pm

Room 555. Come enjoy some free food while we wrap up the semester and discuss HALSA moving forward! Contact Ima at I.Ortega@law.fcsl.edu.

Start: 04/11/2013 12:00 pm
End: 04/11/2013 1:30 pm

Room 550. 1.5 CPE credit. Fashion Show Clothing provided by The Limited and Jos. A. Bank. The event is a discussion/ fashion show on dress etiquette and instructs Coastal Students on how attire can affect law students’ professional reputations and factor in hiring, and career advancement opportunities.  Discussion led by Career Services Counselor. Enter Raffle to win $50.00 gift certificate to The Limited or Jos. A. Bank. RSVP by April 9th at Atrium Tabling.

 
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Start: 04/12/2013 9:30 am
End: 04/12/2013 2:00 pm

Room 550. There will be a panel presented by ELS from 9:30am-11:30am titled, "Lawyers and the Media: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly" followed by a lunch reception. SLS will be presenting "Sports and Philanthropy" from 12:00pm-2:00pm followed by a meet and greet reception. Sponsored by Sports Law Society and Entertainment Law Society.

 

Start: 04/12/2013 5:00 pm
End: 04/12/2013 8:00 pm

Join us in the atrium from 5-8 p.m. for the 2013 Pro Bono Reception. More details to come.

Start: 04/12/2013 6:00 pm
End: 04/12/2013 7:30 pm

The PRO BONO HONORS RECEPTION for this year’s graduating class will be held on Friday, April 12, 2013 - 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the atrium.

Please be sure to log your pro bono hours in Symplicity no later than April 1, 2013 to be eligible to participate in this event. If you have questions about the pro bono program, please email probono@fcsl.edu.

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Start: 04/13/2013 9:00 am
End: 04/13/2013 5:00 pm

Atlantic Beach 13th-19th Streets. Please save, fill and bring any large containers to water the plants! Contact Eileen at E.Laux@law.fcsl.edu for more details.

Start: 04/13/2013 7:00 pm
End: 04/13/2013 9:00 pm

Fire Fighter Hall: 618 Stockton St., Jacksonville 32204. Tickets are $10. On sale April 1 - 12. Proceeds benefiting the Hubbard House. Contact: Vdaylawstudentsagainstviolence@gmail.com for more information.