October 31, 2013

2013 Sutton Writing Competition

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 4:00pm - Monday, December 30, 2013 at 4:00pm

The 2013 Sutton Writing Competition allows JD, LLM, and Graduate Tax Program Students from the Sturm College of Law to write a paper on any area of international or comparative law for a chance to win a $4,000 scholarship to attend the Hague Academy for the 2014 summer term. For more information, please visit: http://www.law.du.edu/index.php/ved-nanda-center-for-international-law/sutton-writing-competition.

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Pet Photo Contest

Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 12:00am - Monday, November 18, 2013 at 11:45pm
Location: None

Please join the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund in promoting pet adoption during October and November by entering a pet photo contest!

1. Email us your favorite picture of your beloved pet and your pet’s name to dusaldf@gmail.com
2. We will post your picture on SALDF’s Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/DenverLawStudentAnimalLegalDefenseFund
3. Visit our Facebook page to vote for your favorite pictures by Liking them
4. Win 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place prizes donated by local pet supply stores! Pictures with the most Likes win!

Winners will be announced on our Facebook page and contacted via email on November 19, 2013

Contest starts: 10/24/2013 – Contest ends: 11/18/2013

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Jumpstart Your Job Search

Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: LAW 190

Does your summer, school year, or permanent job search need a JUMPSTART on where to look, what to consider, how to widen your network, and what you should be doing now, over the semester break, and early next semester to find a job? Every job search hits a stall. Come find out what you can do to get “unstuck” and on your way to success! We will get back to “fundamentals” and also explore updated resources and job postings, the current legal market, networking ideas, use of social networks, alternative careers, out-of-state job searches, and more. Bring your questions and join us and recent grads for this interactive group session. $250 Gift Card Drawing compliments of LexisNexis – must attend to win! Every student who attends will also receive 200 LexisNexis points!

Sponsored by Career Development & Opportunities AND LexisNexis

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Administrative Law Research II

Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Law 165

Building off the first class, this class will focus on your tasks for performing research in a regulatory area. You will learn how to use government and agency websites to research and track agency decisions.

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Intellectual Property Law Treaties and Their Effects on US Practitioners

Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Location: Law 165

A review of important Intellectual Property treaties and their effects on US intellectual property practitioners. Learn about the Paris Convention, the Patent Cooperation Treaty, the Madrid Protocol, the Hague Agreement, and the Patent Law Treaty, with emphasis on how they will affect you in your work after graduating from law school.

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