We know you’re working hard preparing for exams, so LCS wants to help make it a bit easier. Stop by the Student Services Suite from April 23 to May 15 (9AM – 6PM) for free coffee, tea, hot chocolate, cookies and some of your favorite TV shows and movies. Sit and relax to decompress or meet up with your friends to re-energize. Good luck on exams. We look forward to seeing you here!
Your LCS Team (Student Services Suite, 300 Lewis; 312.362.8385)
Business Law Corp Doc and Forms
Real Estate Tax Assessment (IL MCLE Credit)
Cliff Wagner and Dan Schram, Topiary Communications, implementing the Assessor's Data Subscription in your firm.
YLS International & Foreign Law (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Panel discussion on The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Cyber Law (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Jason Bier, ValueClick, a practical look at Do Not Track (DNT).
Fed Tax Div Y (IL MCLE Credit)
An informal overview and discussion of Code Section 314.
Probate Practice (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Panel of speakers with a legislative update.
Real Property, Condominium Subcommittee (IL MCLE Credit)
Panel discussion on current condominium association Issues.
Securities Law, Investment
Management Subcommittee (12:00 P.M.)
Location: Chapman & Cutler, 111 West Monroe St., Chicago. Roundtable discussion on practice issues. RSVP by April 12 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
YLS Creative Arts Committee (IL MCLE Credit)
Lindsay LaVine, Office of The Illinois Attorney General, legal issues for bloggers.
Bankruptcy and Reorganization (IL
MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Panel discussion on single asset real estate cases.
Business Law, Private Equity
LGBT Committee (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Open round-table discussion on same-sex marriage.
Real Property Law, AIA Construction Contracts Subcommittee (8:00 A.M.) (IL MCLE Credit)
Location: Deutsch Levy & Engel, 225 W. Washington St., 17th Fl. Discussion led by Margery Newman.
YLS Civil Rights (IL MCLE Credit)
Deborah Pergament, Children's Law Group, rights of special education students.
Susan Richards, Thomson-Reuters, marketing for animal law practitioners.
Commercial Finance and Transactions (IL MCLE Credit)
David Johnson, ACM Partners, transactions in turnarounds and restructures.
Customs Law (IL MCLE Credit)
Todd Kossow, Federal Trade Commission, made in USA labeling.
Immigration & Nationality (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Nubia Willman, LAF Chicago, immigration options for victims of a crime.
Juvenile Law (IL MCLE Credit)
Location: Juvenile Courthouse, 2245 S. Ogden, Chicago. Liz Butler with case law update.
Municipal Department (IL MCLE Credit)
David G. Sigale with updates on 2nd Amendment cases and pending legislation.
Social Security Law (IL MCLE Credit)
Presiding Magistrate Judge Geraldine Brown with handling social security cases in the Northern District of Illinois.
YLS Insurance Coverage (IL PR Credit, subject to approval, Webcast)
Kimberly E. Rients Blair, Wilson Elser, ethical issues presented by the tri-partite relationship.
April 19Employee Benefits (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers is presenting a program for law students at all law schools in the Seventh Circuit. On Saturday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m., a panel will discuss The State of the Practice of Labor and Employment Law in the Seventh Circuit. The program will take place at Winston & Strawn in Chicago.
The panel includes union, management and plaintiff attorneys from Illinois, union and management attorneys from Wisconsin, a union attorney from Indiana and the Regional Attorney for NLRB Region 13.
Current 1st year law students and legal employers are invited to spend this evening together.
This is a Meet and Greet Networking Event - Business Casual Attire
April 11, 2013
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
DePaul Center - Concourse Level
(Corner of State and Jackson - Lower Level of the Barnes and Noble Building)
Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served. Please RSVP on Symplicity (under the Events Tab) so we have a food count.
Employers attending come from private, public, and government practice areas. Please check your Symplicity homepage for more information (an employer attendance list will be available tomorrow).
On April 11-13, 2013 the CLLA will hold our 119th National Convention at the Westin Michigan Avenue hotel. The Commercial Law League of America (CLLA) is the leader in providing expertise, insight and results to and for attorneys, credit grantors and their partners in the credit and business communities. The event features courses on bankruptcy, construction, retail and complex litigation law - in addition to a multitude of networking events to provide attendees with new business opportunities. It also features a special keynote address from former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley.
Start your Spring Break early with Stress-Free Wednesday! Come in to the Student Services Suite (300 Lewis) for coffee, cookies, and your favorite TV shows – you can choose them. …Brought to you by Your Law Career Services. Have a fabulous Spring Break!
This event will be an important opportunity to not only learn about
working at a small firm but also personally network with a variety of
small firm employers. PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS NOT A JOB FAIR
The event will be held in two parts:
• 4:00pm-5:00pm: a panel discussion on working at a small firm (in the DePaul Club)
• 5:00pm-6:30pm: an after-work networking reception for students and small firm attorneys (in the North Café).
Make sure you bring one hard copy of your resume to the event, as we will be distributing a book of resumes to each employer after the event.