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Week Of November 6, 2013

Sunday, November 3

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Monday, November 4

All Day 1L Elective Pre-Registration Begins  
All Day Deadline for Statements of Interest for Human Rights Internship Program   Students interested in applying for HRIP need to submit a Statement of Interest by 5:00pm on 11/4. For more information, please refer to the more...
9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials  Hot chocolate Mondays! 12oz white hot chocolate only $0.99.

Visa, Master Card, Amex and Discover are accepted.
12:00 - 1:00 PM CLS Financial Aid Office Presents: Smart Borrowing Strategies Seminar with Dr. Jeffrey Hanson   We are sponsoring a one-hour seminar on making smart borrowing decisions while in law school.  We've invited Dr. Jeffrey E. Hanson to come speak more...
12:10 - 1:00 PM Advertising & Law   Join EASLS for a discussion of advertising and the law. The panelists will cover topics ranging from intellectual property to demonstrations in more...
12:10 - 1:05 PM Beyond Ownership: State Capitalism and the Chinese Firm.  

Curtis J. Milhaupt will discuss state-owned enterprises in China. Prof. Milhaupt is the Parker Professor of Comparative Corporate Law, the more...

12:10 - 1:10 PM SJI Monday: Becoming an Effective Lawyer for Change - What You Need to Know and How to Learn It.  

Lawyers often play key roles in efforts to address society's most pressing problems. Professors Suzanne Goldbergmore...

12:10 - 1:10 PM A Conversation with Former State Solicitors General   Please join the Federalist Society in welcoming two former state solicitors general. Kevin Newsom graduated from Harvard Law School, after which he more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM LLM Career Skills Workshop - Presenting Yourself at an Interview  

Attendance is recommended for Practice Interview Participants.  Learn how to effectively communicate your background and experience in a more...

3:00 - 4:00 PM CLS Financial Aid Office Presents: Smart Borrowing Strategies Seminar with Dr. Jeffrey Hanson   We are sponsoring a one-hour seminar on making smart borrowing decisions while in law school.  We've invited Dr. Jeffrey E. Hanson to come speak more...
4:20 - 6:10 PM Law and Economics Workshop   William H. J. Hubbard, Assistant Professor of Law, The University of Chicago, The Law School

Topic: “Two more...

5:30 - 8:30 PM Drop-In Hours with Vicki Grosso   Dr. Vicki Grosso, psychologist at Counseling & Psychological Services, holds open hours at the law school every Monday from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm in more...
6:30 - 8:30 PM Faculty-Student Film Series: A Civil Action, hosted by Professors Suzanne Goldberg, Bert Huang, and Olati Johnson   The families of children who died sue two companies for dumping toxic waste: a tort so expensive to prove, the case could bankrupt their more...
6:30 - 9:00 PM PILnet dinner   CSIL and Rightslink are pleased to welcome the human rights fellows from PILnet for an evening of dinner and discussion about human rights work more...

Tuesday, November 5

All Day 1L Pre-Registration Continues  
9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials  Free 12oz regular coffee with the purchase of any pastry.
Visa, Master Card, Amex and Discover are accepted.
6:00 - 8:20 PM LL.M Practice Interview Program  

Attorneys in New York will conduct 20-minute mock interviews and provide feedback on your performance. Sign up is required in advance. Hosted by more...

Wednesday, November 6

All Day 1L Pre-Registration Continues  
9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials  $3.00 Special
Any breakfast pastry and large coffee

Visa, Master Card, Amex and Discover are accepted.
12:10 - 1:10 PM The Legal Legacy of Sale v. Haitian Centers Council   more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM The City Around You: Real Estate Developments in New York City   New York City is in a constantly growing, and the city's real estate reflects this. Professor John R. Nolon and a panel of three of New York City's more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Visiting Scholars Forum   Join us for two fascinating talks, on the behavioral analysis of civil procedure, and the commercial trust in the USmore...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Writing Center Workshop: Mastering the Bluebook  

Love it or hate it, you need to know it. Join Writing Center Fellows for a presentation on key Bluebook rules. Candy prizes for Bluebook more...

12:10 - 1:10 PM LLM Career Skills Workshop - Presenting Yourself at an Interview  

Attendance is recommended for Practice Interview Participants.  Learn how to effectively communicate your background and experience in a more...

12:10 - 1:10 PM Understanding China's Extraterritorial Attempt to Expand the Veil Piercing Doctrine: Domestic and International Perspectives   Prof. Shen Wei will discuss one way of expanding the veil-piercing doctrine. Specifically, he'll speak about Chinese tax authority's administrative more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Dodd-Frank and Too Big To Fail: A Debate.   Please join the Federalist Society and CBLA for "Dodd-Frank and Too Big To Fail: A Debate." The debate will feature Ammon Simon from the Judicial more...
12:15 - 1:15 PM Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration Lunchtime Talk.   Édouard Treppoz will give a talk titled From Choice of Court Agreement to Arbitration Agreement: How the Brussels Regulation Recast Applies to more...
4:30 - 5:30 PM Attention 1Ls! Make up Session for Mandatory Program: 1L Summer: Resumes and Cover Letters  

1Ls: You must attend this mandatory makeup session if you missed the first resume and cover letter session on how to effectively draft legal more...

4:30 - 6:30 PM ISGAP Seminar Series: Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective   Haras Rafiq, founding director of Counter Extremism Consultancy, Training, Research and Interventions (CENTRI), will deliver the lecture "Pathways to more...
6:00 - 8:20 PM LL.M Practice Interview Program  

Attorneys in New York will conduct 20-minute mock interviews and provide feedback on your performance. Sign up is required in advance. Hosted by more...

7:30 - 9:00 PM CLE--"What is Life Worth? Tailoring the Law to Meet the Challenges of Unique Catastrophies."   Columbia Law School Lecturer Kenneth R. Feinberg delivers the Bernard Segal memorial Lecture in Law and Ethics: "What is Life Worth? more...

Thursday, November 7

All Day 1L Pre-Registration Continues  
9:00 - 8:00 PM Lenfest Cafe Specials  1/2 price on any grab-n-go sandwich between the hours of 5pm - 8pm

Visa, Master Card, Amex and Discover are accepted.
12:00 - 1:20 PM Healthy Habits: Managing Stress During Finals and Beyond   LaLSA and CHLA present a panel for 1Ls, LLMS and other interested students on how to maintain healthy study habits during finals time while providing more...
12:10 - 1:00 PM Trayvon and Beyond: Hate Crime, Civic Equality and Criminal Punishment   Join Professor Ekow Yankah from Cardozo School of Law for a discussion about the Trayvon Martin case in a broader context about the fundamental more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Kyle Westaway: Building a Career with Significance and Success   Join LSSE for a conversation with Kyle Westaway, founder of Westaway Law, an innovative law firm committed to serving the social enterprise sector. more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM How to Get a Job Like Mine...and Would You Really Want It? - Dysfunction, Dollars & Democracy.   Steve Bullock CLS '94, currently Governor of Montana and formerly the Attorney General who led the states' efforts against Citizens United, more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM International Human Rights Job Search Strategies   Learn how to find a meaningful and exciting international human rights job for your 1L summer. Job search resources, search methods, application tips more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM How Money Walks - How $2 Trillion Moved Between the States, and Why It Matters   How Money Walks - How $2 Trillion Moved Between the States, and Why It Matters with Travis H. Brown. Contact Mike Curtis at more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Earn a Dual Degree in London, Paris, or Frankfurt.? Join us for Double Degree Study Abroad Programs Infosession   Please join the Office of International and Comparative Law Programs for an information and Q&A session on our Double Degree programs. (NOTE: As more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM Trayvon and Beyond: Hate Crime, Civic Equality and Criminal Punishment   Join ACS for a discussion with Professor Ekow Yankah, Cardozo School of Law, about the Trayvon Martin case and the difficulties criminal law faces more...
12:10 - 1:10 PM CLS ACLU Ag Gag Legislation Discussion   Lee Rowland, Staff Attorney with the ACLU’s Speech, Privacy and Technology Project, will headline an event to discuss recent state efforts at more...
12:15 - 1:15 PM Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration Lunchtime Panel Discussion   A Panel discussion regarding current developments in Latin American Arbitration – panelists will include Dr. Cesar A. Guimarães more...
12:15 - 1:30 PM J.D. Admissions Information Session for Prospective Students   At each Session, an Admissions Officer will discuss in considerable detail the subtleties of Columbia's selection process, as well as the Law more...
4:00 - 5:00 PM "Religion and the Roberts Court"   The Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life invites you to a lecture by Prof. Winnifred F. Sullivan, Professor of Religious Studies and more...
4:20 - 6:00 PM EnGendering Trauma: On Victims, Witnesses, and Testimony   Speaker: Susan Brison, Dartmouth College. Respondent: Marianne Hirsch, English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Professor Susan more...

4:20 - 6:10 PM Tax Policy Colloquium 2013: Estimating Tax Agency Efficiency   James Alm, Tulane University Department of Economics: more...
7:30 - 8:30 PM The State of Female Justice in America.  

V-Day/One Billion Rising for Justice presents THE STATE OF FEMALE JUSTICE IN AMERICA. Hosted by Laura Flanders (more...

8:00 - 10:00 PM CalSoc's Mentoring Happy Hour   CalSoc welcomes all of its mentors and mentees this year to get to know each other and other CalSoc members at Happy Hour at Havana Central!  more...

Friday, November 8

All Day 1L Elective Pre-Registration Ends at 5pm  
All Day Deadline to register for 1L Private Sector Practice Interview Program  Please see email for details and register on Symplicity. Contact Morgan Waldinger at morgan.waldinger@law.columbia.edu with any questions.
All Day Lenfest Cafe  Lenfest Cafe is open Monday - Thursday, 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. The cafe is closed today.
9:00 - 5:15 PM Kernochan Center Symposium: Secondary Liability for Trademark Infringement on the Internet.   The Internet has contributed to a dramatic increase in trademark infringement.  The difficulty of seeking out online infringers, however, more...
12:00 - 1:20 PM Outlaws Academic Success, Part 2: Outlining and Exams   Please join us for Outlaws' second academic success event of the term. We will focus on tips for successful outlining and exam preparation. Lunch more...
1:30 - 3:30 PM Drop-In Hours With Maggi Walker   Dr. Maggi Walker, psychologist at Counseling & Psychological Services, holds open hours at the law school every Friday from 1:30 to 3:30 pm in JG more...
6:00 - 11:59 PM Network Maintenance and Downtime   The Law School computer network will be unavailable Friday November 8, 2013 from 6pm to 11:59pm. The IT Department will perform standard system more...
7:00 - 8:30 PM Pub Quiz   Join SALDF, ACLU, ELS, Workers' Rights, and Craft Beer for a Pub Quiz night in Lenfest!  Drink free beer and work in teams to solve each student more...

Saturday, November 9

8:00 - 11:59 PM Mela 2013   Please join Columbia's South Asian Law Students Association in our annual Mela celebration! Come enjoy yourselves with a delicious South Asian meal, more...
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