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DateEvents
10:00am11:00amCoffee with the Dean!
Tom Clark Lounge

Join Dean Farnsworth for coffee and informal conversation in the Tom Clark Lounge!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50126/
11:30am12:30pmMentoring Program Fall Advisory Board Meeting
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Mentoring Program Fall Advisory Board Meeting

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50685/
11:45am12:45pmGo Big at Small and Midsize Firms
TNH 2.124

Find out why working in a small or midsize firm might be right for you. Panelists will discuss how to effectively prepare for a career in a small or midsized firm, as well as strategies for building a network and finding opportunities. Panelists TBD. Moderated by Denyse Demel, Career Services Office.

Lunch will be served. RSVP by Friday, November 1, on Symplicity by clicking on the "Events" tab.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/47048/
CANCELEDInformation Session: Internships and Careers in Human Rights
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

The Human Rights Law Society, in conjunction with The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, will host a career panel with advice for students interested in careers and internships in international human rights law. Panelists will include Professor Ariel Dulitzky, the current director of UT's Human Rights Clinic and the former Chair-Rapporteur of the UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances. The panel

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50425/
11:45am1:00pmTrial vs. Appellate Litigation: Lunch & Learn with Husch Blackwell
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Come learn about the differences between appellate and trial litigation from attorneys practicing at Husch Blackwell. The panelists will explain the pros and cons of appellate and trial work, along with their perspectives on the value of moot court and mock trial.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50885/
11:45am1:00pmTexas Federalist Society Lunch Debate: " Is “Forced Arbitration” Giving Corporations a “License to Steal” from Consumers and Employees?"
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Come join Texas Federalist Society for our weekly lunch debate, as we hold a discussion on arbitration. Participating in this debate will be the University of Kansas School of Law's Stephen Ware and Texas Law's own Mechele Dickerson.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/51325/
11:45am1:00pmSuing for Justice: Challenging Failure to Investigate Sexual Assault Cases in Austin
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Over 1,000 women in Travis County report sexual crimes to law enforcement each year. But fewer than 10 cases of sexual assault are prosecuted annually.

Lawyers who represent female survivors of sexual assault will discuss ongoing civil rights litigation that challenges the failure to investigate and prosecute sexual assault crimes in Austin. Read more about the case at bit.ly/Austinsexassault.

Speakers: Jennifer Ecklund, Thompson & Knight Elizabeth Myers, Thompson & Knight

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/51625/
2:30pm5:30pm2020 Giles Sutherland Rich Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition Auditions
CCJ 3.336 (Blanton Teaching Courtroom)

All 2L and 3L students are invited to participate in the 2020 Giles Sutherland Rich Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition. The competition is sponsored by the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the most prestigious intellectual property organization in the country. Auditions for the Competition will be held at the Law School in TNH 3.128 on November 5, 6, and 7, 2019, from 2:30–4:30 pm. Details and application materials are available here.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50565/
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Comparative Constitutional Law and Politics: Yvonne Tew (Georgetown University)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/47528/
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Current Issues in Complex Litigation -- Howard M. Erichson (Fordham Law School)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/51605/

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