EMPLOYMENT update:

 For more information and to apply to the opportunities below, please visit Symplicity and be sure to CHECK PRIOR BLOG POSTS! You can narrow your search by utilizing the “Blog post categories”

 

FBI 2018 SUMMER HONORS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM [DEADLINE: OCT. 15, 2017]

Additional information: Available @ fbijobs.gov/students/grad-students

 

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WRITING COMPETITION update:

ABA SECTION OF ANTITRUST LAW – IP COMMITTEE LAW STUDENT ESSAY CONTEST [DEADLINE: NOV. 1, 2017 BY MIDNIGHT CST]

Eligibility: 3Ls (full-time or part-time) expecting to receive J.D. at the end of the 2018 academic year

Topic: A current issue of interest with implications for antitrust and intellectual property law

Awards:

  • $1,500
  • Free attendance (and travel expenses up to $1,000) to the ABA Antitrust Law Section’s 2018 Spring Meeting in Washington, D.C.
  • The top essay, along with a biography of the winning student, will be published in an ABA publication

Complete details: Available @ americanbar.org/groups/antitrust_law/awards_fellowships/student_essay_contest.html

Contact: Applicants should send questions to Tiffany Goldston, Program Specialist, ABA Section of Antitrust Law @ tiffany.goldston@americanbar.org


SCHOLARSHIP update:

JAMAICAN AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP [DEADLINE: OCT. 20, 2017]

Scholarships will be presented at the Annual Grand Gala and Awards Ceremony on Nov. 18, 2017 in Ft. Lauderdale.

Eligibility: 2Ls and 3Ls who are “Jamaican nationals by birth or parentage”

Submission components: Applicants must submit an “expository response in at least 500 words” to the question: Do the sanctuary policies implemented by some cities with large immigrant populations seek to nullify federal immigration law and obstruct its enforcement?


EVENTS update:

8TH ANNUAL PATENTLY IMPOSSIBLE PROJECT [NOV. 2, 2017]

 

THE CORPORATE IP INSTITUTE [NOV. 8-9, 2017]