October 31, 2014
November 3, 2014
The LSU Law Federalist Society is proud to host Professor Patrick Garry of the University of South Dakota School of Law, who will be visiting LSU to engage in a presentation on the New Deal Era Supreme Court and how the decisions made during that time have continued to shape our nation’s legal development, our perceptions on federalism, and the separation of powers. Pointed commentary will be led by one of our own LSU professors.
Professor Garry is the author of The New Deal Court, An Entrenched Legacy: How the New Deal Constitutional Revolution Continues to Shape the Role of the Supreme Court, is an accomplished author of several books, and has written over 90 scholarly articles during the course of his career.
Food will be served.
Dan Stigall, JD LSU and LLM George Washington University, presently working with the Department of Justice, will give a talk on Monday, November 3 at 3:00pm, Room 110.
Dan Stigall has an amazing international experience, as a military lawyer in Europe and the Middle East and now as a Trial Attorney, Office of International Affairs at U.S. Department of Justice:
http://comparativelawblog.blogspot.com/2010/03/guest-blogger-dan-e-stigall.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Comparativelawblog+%28ComparativeLawBlog%29 and http://www.linkedin.com/pub/dan-stigall/5/bb0/294
He speaks French, is well published (including in the Louisiana Law Review where he authored a rich article on Iraqi law) and is a member of Juris Diversitas, a Comparative Law international network (http://jurisdiversitas.blogspot.com). His enthusiasm for the civil law, comparative law, foreign and international experience is contagious and he is a great communicator.
November 4, 2014
November 5, 2014
The Student Bar Association will hold the semester SBA Town Hall. We invite all students to come hear from the SBA and allow the SBA to hear from you.
Lunch will be provided.
November 6, 2014
November 10, 2014
The Summer Externship Program will hold a general information session for all current 1Ls and 2Ls from 12:40 to 1:40 on Monday, Nov. 10 in Room 110. The Summer Externship Program places students during the summer session with local, state, and federal government agencies, not-for-profit advocacy organizations, and judges’ chambers, both within Louisiana and in major out-of-state legal markets. Students receive academic credit for their work. The information session will cover topics including the application process, available placements, credit requirements, financial aid, the process for a student to create their own summer externship experience, and other matters.
For more information on the Summer Externship Program, please contact Prof. Jeff Brooks, the Director of Externship Programs, at email@example.com or visit his office (Room W155).