Week of October 22, 2018
All events will be held in Myron Taylor Hall unless otherwise noted.
Monday, October 22
11:15 - 12:00 PM, Room 290
1L Elective Information Session
12:15 - 1:45 PM, Room 290
The (Ir) Relevance of Law in Egypt's Failed Transition to Democracy
Speaker: Sahar F. Aziz
Lunch will be provided, please RSVP here
4:00 - 6:00 PM, Room 182
Fed Soc Event: Brian Knight
4:30 - 6:00 PM, The Student Lounge
LII Supreme Court Bulletin
Preview of cases in the Supreme Court's current term.
Tuesday, October 23
12:00 - 1:00 PM, Room G39
Opportunities with the Air Force JAG
4:00 - 6:00 PM, The Student Lounge
Clinical Programs Open House
There will be presentations by clinic faculty followed by a chance to speak with individual faculty and students immediately after. Light refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, October 24
4:30 PM, 1L Practice Exam
Class of 2021 and LLM students enrolled in 1L classes: A practice exam is given each year for students enrolled in first-year courses during the fall semester. Each student will be given an exam in one of his or her courses. The scheduled date for the practice exam is Wednesday, October 24, from 4:30-5:20pm. You are encouraged to take the practice exam, but you are not required to do so. It will not count towards your grade. You must register for the Exam4 software, but you do not need to register for the exam. The exam roster and room assignments will be emailed to you on Monday, October 22.
Thursday, October 25
4:30 - 5:30 PM, Saperston Student Lounge
Lawyers Helping Lawyers
Members of the New York State Bar Association’s Lawyers Assistance Program will be on hand to have candid conversations with students about the programs available to lawyers who are facing addiction, substance abuse and mental health issues.
•Judge John C. Rowley, Tompkins County
•Judge Rick Wallace, Ithaca City Court
•Judge Lenore LeFevre, ’94, Town of Cortlandville
Refreshments will be Provided
5:00- 6:00 PM, Room 182
National Lawyers Guild: General Body Meeting
5:30 - 8:00 PM, Room 186
Fed Soc Event: Bryan Tramont & FCC Chairman
Friday, October 26
8:45 - 2:15 PM, Room 279
New Frontiers in Securities Fraud
12:30 - 1:30 PM, Room 184
The Economics of the Law Firm
5:00 - 6:30 PM, The Commons
Myron Taylor Mixer
6:45 - 9:15 PM, The Student Lounge
LLMA's Open Mic Night for the Graduate Community
Hosting an open mic night at the law school for people to showcase their hidden and not so hidden talent! Food will be served.
Beyond Next Week
Monday, October 29
12:00 - 1:30 PM, Room 290
1L Introduction to Public Interest Careers and Clerkships: What Are They and How to Get One
12:00 - 1:30 PM, Room 277
Berger International Speaker Series- Mohamed Arafa
4:00 - 5:00 PM, Call Auditorium, Kennedy Hall
Panel Discussion: Celebrating 150 Years of Ezra Cornell's Promise: Reflections on What 'Any Person...Any Study' Means
4:15 - 6:45 PM, Room 182
Berger Event: Film Screening of Home Truth
Tuesday, October 30
6:00 - 7:00 PM, Room G85
Is Business the Business of the Roberts Court? Is the Roberts Court Pro-Business, Pro-Market, Pro-Conservative, or What?
Wednesday October 31
12:15 – 1:15 pm. Room 290
Appellate Judging – Collective Decisionmaking
Join U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Judges Dennis Jacobs and Richard Wesley for a conversation on judicial decisionmaking.
Moderated by Dean Eduardo Peñalver. Please RSVP here (https://www.lawschool.cornell.edu/news-center/event-Detail.cfm?ID=153050 ) by October 26th.
Thursday, November 1
4:00 - 5:30 PM, Room 290
1L Writing Workshop (Atlas - Lawyering)
4:15 -5:45 PM, Room 182
Copyright Law, Technology, Media & Entertainment with Cesie Alvarez
5:00 - 6:00 PM, Room 186
Federalist Society Free Speech