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CLC EVENTS FOR WEEK OF JULY 4, 2022 Monday, July 4, 2022 - Building Closed Tuesday, July 5, 2022 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Themis Bar Simulated Exam Days 170 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Daily Bar Prep Lectures 590 Wednesday, July 6, 2022 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Themis Bar Simulated Exam Days 170 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Daily...
Join us at the CALIcon22! One of the longest-running legal education | technology conferences is back ! That’s right, CALIcon22 is in person June 9-10 in Chicago. We cannot wait to see everyone again! For the past 31 years, The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI) has hosted its...
The Chicago-Kent Law Review's Summer Write-On Program has been postponed one week. The write-on dates are now May 29th, 2022 - June 12th, 2022. W e will hold three informational sessions before the write-on. The sessions will cover the write-on, law review generally, and some Bluebook basics—find...
The Chicago-Kent Law Review's Summer Write-On Program will be from May 22nd, 2022, to June 5th, 2022. W e will hold three informational sessions before the write-on. The sessions will cover the write-on, law review generally, and some Bluebook basics—find the Zoom link on the SBA Calendar...
Call for applications for Legal Research and Writing Teaching Assistants for 2022-2023 —applications are sought for both the first-year legal writing courses and the upper-division legal writing courses. For more information, or to submit an application form, please email Ms. Roberta McLaurin at...
The 2021 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize has been awarded to Jens David Ohlin who is the Allan R. Tessler Dean and Professor of Law at Cornell Law School and a specialist in international law for his book Election Interference: International Law and the Future of...
As you may have heard, the Marketing and Communications team is working on a new website for Chicago-Kent. To be sure that the new website is up to date and professional we will be offering headshots for the law school’s faculty and staff. The dates and times are: Monday, March 28, 2022 from 10 a.m...
38 th Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation Conference Wednesday, April 20, 2022 – Thursday, 21, 2022 – 8:50 AM to 3:00 PM Join us for this two-day virtual conference to get up-to-date on the latest cases, trends, and strategies affecting §1983 litigation. You'll have the opportunity to...
43 rd Annual Kenneth M. Piper Lecture Tuesday, March 29, 2022 – 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM – Live in Chicago-Kent's Ogilvie Auditorium Speaker Cynthia Estlund, Professor of Law at New York University School of Law will present "The Case for Sectoral Co-Regulation in a Post-Collective Bargaining World."...
Chicago-Kent students continued to show off their fantastic advocacy skills this weekend. Hayley Loufek and Ryan Martin , coached by Shaunagh McGoldrick and Scott LaMunyon , finished as regional co-champions in the American Bar Association's regional National Appellate Advocacy Competition! Four...
Chicago-Kent Moot Court Honor Society members Zelpha Williams and Jacob Skolnik ended their impressive competition careers by taking second place in the national rounds of the NYC Bar Association's 72nd National Moot Court Competition . After the team finished as regional champions in November, it...
Liability arising out of §1983 claims continues to present challenges for courts across the country, and the Supreme Court has a large impact in this dynamic area of law. Join us for this two-day virtual conference to get up-to-date on the latest cases, trends, and strategies affecting §1983...
Chicago-Kent students Mia Hayes '22 and Hannah Bucher '22 finished as finalists in the Hunton Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship! Kurth is an invitation-only competition between teams from the sixteen top-ranked moot court programs (based on last year's performance records). The two...
Jacob Skolnik ’22 and Zelpha Williams ‘22 took home the regional championship title in the NYC Bar's National Moot Court Competition. Skolnik also earned the award of best oralist in the final round. The competition’s fictional case involved an inmate who was diagnosed with gender dysphoria before...
We are now accepting submissions to the Louis Jackson Memorial National Student Writing Competition. It is a competition that recognizes the best in student labor and employment law scholarship. Jackson Lewis P.C. underwrites the prizes ($3,000 for the first-place winner, and $1,000 to two second-...
In her first law school competition, Kaitlyn Kloss ’23 successfully argued her way past five opponents to win Chicago-Kent College of Law’s 30th annual Ilana Diamond Rovner Appellate Advocacy Competition. Established in 1992, the Ilana Diamond Rovner Program in Appellate Advocacy provides training...
10 Great Law Student Strategies You May Not Know: NOVEMBER 17 from 3-4pm via Zoom In this workshop presented by the Praxis Certificate program, C-K Alum Monica Pechous of Tucker Ellis LLP and Professor Robbins will discuss 10 underappreciated strategies law students can use to further their success...
The Fall 2021 issue of Chicago-Kent Magazine, the law school's premier source of alumni/ae news, has been released. The read the latest issue, follow this link . When it comes to legal fields that are constantly in a state of flux, few can match the ever-changing landscape of immigration law, the...
Event title: Self-Help Resource Center Training Date and time: Tuesday, November 9th, 2021, 1:00-2:00PM Contact information: Ricardo Santiago ( rsantiagojuan@kentlaw.iit.edu ) Intended Audience: Students Names and titles of all guest speakers Amy Clark, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Illinois...
37th Annual Illinois Public Sector Labor Relations and Labor Law Conference - Virtual Event When: Thursday, December 2 & Friday, December 3, 2021 Join Illinois labor lawyers and labor relations specialists at this annual event. This year’s program will be a two, half-day virtual conference,...
On the Weekend of Oct. 10, two moot court teams sponsored by our ACLU student organization gave fantastic performances in Notre Dame's Religious Freedom Moot Court Competition and brought home some laurels! The teams wrestled with whether a vaccine mandate act was constitutional, honing in on...
Date and time - Tuesday, October 5, 2021 from 3-4 pm Hybrid Event- Lecture will be in the auditorium. A zoom link will be sent to registered attendees. Registration links and cost - Registration link here . This event is free and open to the public. Contact information - alums@kentlaw.iit.edu Join...
Growing numbers of politicians, activists, and scholars have been calling for reforms to the United States Supreme Court. Not since the 1930s have significant reform proposals gained such prominence in public life; some have even endorsed the idea of "packing" the Court by adding additional seats...
The Self-Help Resource Center (formerly the Self-Help Web Center) is looking for an Associate Manager. Students who have previously volunteered at the help desk are encouraged to apply. We're also excited to open up the application process for any rising 2Ls who attended any of last year's online...
39th Annual Federal Sector Labor Relations and Labor Law Conference - Virtual Event Tuesday, September 21 & Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Join top government officials & policymakers, world-class management-side attorneys & union representatives, and leading academics for this virtual...