WRITING COMPETITION update:

SMITH-DOHENY LEGAL ETHICS WRITING COMPETITION [DEADLINE: JUNE 1, 2021 AT 5 P.M. EST]

Eligibility: Any current student at an American or Canadian law school

Topic: Any legal ethics topic

Awards: $2,500

Submission guidelines: Minimum of 5,000 words/maximum of 15,000 words, inclusive of footnotes

Contact: Questions and other inquiries should be directed to the Notre Dame Law School @ 574.631.8621


SCHOLARSHIP update:

BCHBA SCHOLARSHIP FOR LAW STUDENTS [DEADLINE: MAY 21, 2021]

Additional information: Available @ browardhispanicbar.com/our-events/

 

2022 BAKER DONELSON DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP [DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2021]

Baker Donelson is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the individual differences among us are understood, respected, appreciated, and recognized as sources of strength of the Firm. These qualities enrich the environment in which we work. With this in mind, we are delighted to announce that the 2022 Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship application is now available!

Eligibility: We will award three scholarships to three diverse rising 2L law students who will complete their first year of law school by June 2021

Award: Recipients will be awarded a six-week, salaried 2L Summer Associate position for the summer of 2022 in one of our Firm’s offices

  • Additionally, each recipient will be awarded $10,000, which will be paid prior to the student’s third year of law school, to help defray the cost of law school tuition and related expenses

Complete details & Application: Available @ bakerdonelson.com/diversity-scholarship

Contact: Please direct all questions about our 2022 Diversity Scholarship to Helen Beasley @ hbeasley@bakerdonelson.com


EVENTS update:

AIPLA 2021 VIRTUAL SPRING MEETING [MAY 10-14, 2021]

The 2021 Virtual Spring Meeting brings together nationally recognized IP experts and leaders in a series of master classes on patent prosecution, patent litigation, copyright and trademark practice, trade secret and antitrust. These online sessions are designed to help practitioners sharpen their skills and develop strategies to improve their practice.

Whatever your role in IP and whatever your experience level, this program will give you real-world examples and tactics to improve your practice. The virtual #aiplaSM21 allows the global IP community to safely share ideas and knowledge that will shape the future. Your registration includes not only the live virtual sessions, but unlimited access to the on-demand recordings as well. You’ll be able to participate in all the motivating moments of the meeting regardless of where you are. Make plans to join us for this unique program that will raise the bar on your skills and practice.

And don’t worry, we’ll be back in Seattle for the 2023 Spring Meeting.

Complete details & Registration: Available @ aipla.org/home/meetings-education/sm21

 

TJ REDDICK BAR ASSOCIATION – WOMEN BECOMING SERIES 2: BLACK EXCELLENCE IN THE U.S. AIR FORCE JAG CORPS [MAY 26, 2021]

When: 6 P.M.

Complete details & Registration: Available @ us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uEJBsVMmRfO0QiiBFFsddw

Additional information: Available @ tjreddickbar.com/