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Job of the Day Announcement

Themis Bar Review Student Rep Position Available

We are looking for outgoing, self-motivated, 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls to represent the most innovative bar review available. Benefits included.

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Research Assistants Announcement

Prof. Crain seeks Research Assistant- Deadline May 5

Prof. Marion Crain is seeking a part-time summer research assistant to conduct research on labor law issues. The position is available beginning June 1 and continues through the summer months; ideally at 20-25 hours per week. Please submit a CV, a copy of your transcript, and letter of interest indicating (1) whether you have taken labor law or employment law or have other relevant experience, (2) your preferred start date, and (3) the number of hours per week you are able to work, to Prof. Crain, mgcrain@wustl.edu, by May 5.

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For more information, contact Career Services at careerservices@wulaw.wustl.edu or (314) 935-6451


Prof. Crain seeks Research Assistant-- Deadline May 5.

Prof. Marion Crain is seeking a part-time summer research assistant to conduct research on labor law issues. The position is available beginning June 1 and continues through the summer months; ideally at 20-25 hours per week. Please submit a CV, a copy of your transcript, and letter of interest indicating (1) whether you have taken labor law or employment law or have other relevant experience, (2) your preferred start date, and (3) the number of hours per week you are able to work, to Prof. Crain, mgcrain@wustl.edu, by May 5.

Sponsored by Professor Marion Crain
For more information, contact Rachel Mance at rmance@wustl.edu or (314) .93-5.6403


Scholarship, Grant & Contest Announcements

Dolman Law Group Announces $1,100 Video Essay Contest

Dolman Law Group is offering a $1,100 BI-ANNUAL scholarship to a current or prospective college student. In order to participate in the essay contest, applicants must present 2-3 minute video essay discussing the following issue: What legal and social initiatives could lawmakers implement in order to curb texting and driving? Applicants must provide your video essay (YouTube format preferred) by the deadline of July 22, 2015. A winner will be chosen on July 29, 2015. For details, go to https://www.dolmanlaw.com/scholarship/ .

Sponsored by Dolman Law Group
For more information, contact Dolman Law Group at scholarships@dolmanlaw.com


Empowering Women in Law Scholarship

The Pearce Law Firm in Philadelphia is pleased to offer The Pearce Law Firm Empowering Women In Law Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is open to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage & support outstanding achievement & leadership by example from women in the field of law. This award will be presented to a current female law student for the following academic year in the amount of $2,000.00 and will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2016). See more at: http://thepearcelawfirm.com/empowering-scholarship-2015#sthash.Mgjfcm2s.dpuf

Sponsored by The Pearce Law Firm
For more information, contact Carrie Burns at cjburns@wulaw.wustl.edu or (314) 93-54605


International Association of Defense Counsel 2015 Legal Writing Contest

The International Association of Defense Counsel 2015 Legal Writing Contest is open to students who are enrolled as J.D. candidates in accredited law schools. Entries should be on a subject of practical concern to lawyers engaged in the defense or management of the defense of civil litigation, such as relevant aspects of tort law, insurance law, civil procedure, evidence, damages, alternative dispute resolution procedures, and professional ethics. Entries must be received by Friday, May 15, 2015. Please go to www.iadclaw.org for contest rules.

Sponsored by IADC
For more information, contact Carrie Burns at cjburns@wulaw.wustl.edu or (314) 935-4605


2015 Tannenwald Writing Competition

Named for the late Tax Court Judge Theodore Tannenwald, Jr., and designed to perpetuate his dedication to legal scholarship of the highest quality, the Tannenwald Writing Competition is open to all full or part-time law school students. Papers on any federal or state tax-related topic may be submitted in accordance with the competition rules www.tannenwald.org. Deadline for submitting papers is 9:00 p.m., EDT, July 1, 2015.

Sponsored by The American College of Tax Counsel and the Theodore Tannenwald, Jr. Foundation for Excellence in Tax Scholarship
For more information, contact Carrie Burns at cjburns@wustl.edu or (314) 935-4605


Student Updates

Wiley Rutledge Moot Court Competition Board - Seeking Applications

Professor Richard Finneran is soliciting applications from students interested in joining next year's Wiley Rutledge Moot Court Competition Board. Members of the board are responsible for helping to draft and revise the moot court problem, recruit judges, and organize and score the competition, among other competition-related tasks. Board members each receive one (1) academic credit for their work leading up to and during the competition. Participants in the Wiley Rutledge Competition are not eligible to serve on the board. Interested students are invited to send a resume and unofficial grade report to refinneran@wulaw.wustl.edu by 5:00pm on Friday, August 17, 2015. For information about Wiley Rutledge [W75 604S], see the course description in https://acadinfo.wustl.edu/CourseListings/Semester/Listing.aspx.

Sponsored by Wiley Rutledge
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