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  • 19
    Feb 2015

    DBA Launches its Community Workshops

    The DBA will partner up with organizations such as Fordham Law LALSA, LatinoJustice & El CCCD to ...
    2015-02-19

    SAVE THE DATES:

    The DBA along with Fordham Law LALSA, LatinoJustice & El CCCD present
    Workshop on Landlord / Tenant Rights
    Wednesday April 1, 2015 at 6:00pm
    El Centro Civico Cultural Dominicano


    The DBA with El CCCD present
    Workshop on "Legal" Formalities of Business Organiza...

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  • 19
    Feb 2015

    Apply for the 2015 DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship Application Deadline is Monday, March 30, 2015

    DRI announces its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship program, open to rising (2015-16) se...
    2015-02-19

    All rising second- and third-year female law students are also eligible, regardless of race or ethnicity. Any other rising second- and third-year law students who come from backgrounds that would add to the cause of diversity, regardless of race or gender, are eligible to apply.

    To qualify f...

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  • 19
    Feb 2015

    New York City Council Dominican Independence Day Celebration

    2015-02-19

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    New York City Council will be hosting a celebration for Dominican Independence Day this coming Monday, February 23, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Please RSVP by Friday, February 20th.

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  • 19
    Feb 2015

    Columbia Law School (CLS) Professional Clothing Drive

    LaLSA will be hosting a CLS Community Thrift Shop February 25--26. All proceeds from the thrift s...
    2015-02-19

    Columbia Law School will be collecting gently used, cleaned or dry cleaned business attire including Suits, Dress Shirts, Ties, Blouses, Skirts, Blazers, and Work Dresses.

    When: February 17--20 & Monday, February 23
    Time: During Lunch (12:00pm--1:00pm)
    Where: Tabling in JG Lobby

    Please c...

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  • 12
    Feb 2015

    Congratulations to former DBA President Fiordaliza Rodriguez!

    2015-02-12

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    Fiordaliza Rodriguez was just appointed to serve as Judge in Bronx Family Court for a 10 year term.

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  • 27
    Jan 2015

    Verizon's Legal Intern Program ("VLIP") for First year law students

    Verizon's Legal Intern Program ("VLIP") is a diversity pipeline initiative intended to create a s...
    2015-01-27

    While VLIP is open to all 1Ls, we strongly encourage women and students from ethnically diverse backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented in corporate law departments to apply. All applicants regardless of age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or disability must be ...

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  • 27
    Jan 2015

    New York State DREAM Act included in executive budget

    On Wednesday, January 21st, Governor Cuomo announced in his State of the State address that he wo...
    2015-01-27

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    The New York Immigration Coalition has been working with DREAMers, allies, and elected officials for over four years to make DREAM a reality. The New York State DREAM Act would allow undocumented college students who meet certain criteria to be eligible for state financial aid. New York would be ...

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  • 23
    Jan 2015

    2015 Lowenstein Sandler Scholars Program for 1Ls

    Lowenstein Sandler LLP is committed to promoting diversity in the workplace, and to fulfilling th...
    2015-01-23

    The 2015 LS Scholars Program will provide up to four law students with $10,000 scholarships toward second-year tuition and paid Summer Associate positions with the firm upon completion of the first year of law school. The 1L summer positions will be located in Roseland, New Jersey, and will offer...

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