Join the Federalist Society on Tuesday, April 1, at 5:00 p.m., in Pelzer as we welcome Professor Scott Gaylord, Elon University Law School. Professor Gaylord authored an amicus brief for the case, which was argued before the Supreme Court on March 25. He will discuss the case, which includes the intersection of free exercise and religious objections by for-profit corporations for contraceptives coverage.
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To read the NWI Times Article on Catwalk for the Cause please click on the following link:
Scholarship Information Meeting
All 1Ls & 2Ls–do you have a Public Interest Internship this summer? Come and learn about the Equal Justice Works Supplemental Grant to help you through the summer. Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Ulbricht during Chapel Break. Hope to see you there!
SBA Election Call-Out Meetings
For SBA Class and Faculty Representative: Monday, March 31, Chapel Break in Ulbricht Classroom.
Petitions for candidacy will be available and are due to SBA Office by Friday, April 4th at 4:00 p.m.
SBA Executive Board Elections will be held starting Monday, March 31 at 8:00 a.m., until Tuesday, April 1 at 4:00 p.m.
SBA Class of 2015 and 2016 Representative Elections will be held starting Monday, April 14 at 8:00 a.m., until Tuesday, April 15th at 4:00 p.m.
All elections will be conducted through TWEN on Westlaw.
NWI Times Article: Verna Myers Presentation
To read the NWI Times article on the Verna Myers Presentation please click on the following link:
Law Review Symposium – Money in Politics
Friday, April 4, 9:00 a.m., Wesemann Hall
The symposium will address where election law has been, where it is currently, and where it is going. With the first panel, we intend to have an in-depth examination of Citizens United v. FEC and the prelude thereto. The second panel will address the current tax implications concerning campaign financing and will involve a discussion regarding the IRS controversy that arose this past summer. The last panel will examine campaign finance issues from the practitioners’ point of view. The final panel will also touch on the McCutcheon v. FEC case, which was argued before the U.S. Supreme Court in October 2013. Each panel is comprised of scholars and practitioners who are geographically and politically diverse to provide a balanced discussion of the issues involved.
Be sure to visit the Alumni “Coming Up Next” Page to see the upcoming schedule of alumni activities. All students are welcome to attend!
Wesemann Café Menu
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