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  • 23
    Aug 2014

    2014 Dominican Bar Association Student Scholarships

    The Dominican Bar Association begins accepting applications for its annual student scholarship aw...
    2014-08-23

    The 2014 Dominican Bar Association student scholarship awards will be announced at the organization's annual scholarship dinner, scheduled to be held on October 28, 2014, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Times Square.

    Visit our Scholarship page to download the application. Please note, students must...

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  • 01
    Jul 2014

    New York City Bar needs volunteer attorneys for their 2014 Thurgood Marshall Summer Law Internship Program.

    The 2014 Thurgood Marshall Summer Law Internship Program places New York inner-city high school s...
    2014-07-01

    Students are selected to participate in the Program based upon personal interviews and demonstrated academic excellence. They are first nominated by their schools and then interviewed by the Program staff. Our interview process consists of face-to-face meetings with the students and a written tes...

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  • 01
    Jul 2014

    President Obama Nominates LatinoJustice PRLDEF Board Member Vernon Broderick to Federal Court Bench – SDNY

    The White House announced on April 15, 2013 that President Barack Obama has nominated Vernon S. B...
    2014-07-01

    Broderick was recommended to President Obama by U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer.

    "Vernon Broderick is a proven leader with a strong legal and public service background," said Senator Schumer in a press note. "Mr. Broderick has a clear commitment to justice, outstanding dedication to public se...

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  • 19
    Jun 2014

    On-Ramps of Opportunity: Building A Creative + Inclusive New York- July 16, 2014

    Is New York City losing its creative edge? How do we build a vibrant New York economy- one that ...
    2014-06-19

    Event will take place on July 16, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM with a reception to follow at:

    NYU Kimmel Center for University Life
    60 Washington Square South, New York, NY
    Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, 4th Floor

    Register at: http://events.scps.nyu.edu/EventList.aspx?fromdate=7/16/2014&tod...

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  • 19
    Jun 2014

    NYC Bar Diversity Pipeline Initiative

    The NYC Bar will host a number of events designed to provide professional experience, development...
    2014-06-19

    Networking Workshop & Speed Networking at ABC News
July 8, 2014 6pm 
ABC News, 77 West 66th Street
A comprehensive networking training, followed by participation in a Speed Networking Program sponsored by ABC, where students meet in speed-sessions with volunteer attorneys.
Volunteer Registration:...

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  • 19
    Jun 2014

    
What Works for Women at Work by Joan C. Williams and Rachel Dempsey
CAM/WILP Book Series Program 
Thursday, June 26, 2014; 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

    Our panelists will lead a discussion exploring and expanding upon the themes of What Works for Wo...
    2014-06-19

    Anne-Marie Slaughter describes What Works for Women at Work as a book "that every working woman should reada€|and every man who works with women should read." Written by Joan C. Williams, Distinguished Professor and Director of the Center for WorkLife Law at the University of California, Hastings...

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  • 19
    Jun 2014

    Lighting the Path Toward Justice Talk Back & Panel Discussion
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and high-lighting the transfor...
    2014-06-19

    Featuring: "Talk Back" with Gilbert King, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America.

    Panelists: Charles Ogletree, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School (Moderator); Dennis Parker, Director, ACLU Racial Justice Progr...

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  • 19
    Jun 2014

    Diversity in the Global Marketplace: Careers in Antitrust Enforcement and Consumer Protection
Wednesday, June 24, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Given the state of our current economy, promoting consumer welfare and ensuring a competitive com...
    2014-06-19

    Representatives from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC"), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and the New York Attorney General's and the Department of Justice's Antitrust Divisions will be present to discuss the work performed by each of their offices, provide advice on pursuing a career ...

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