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ALSA’s Panel with the Attorneys

November 20, 2013

By Najda Aslanyan (3L)  

On November 13th, the Armenian Law Students Association put together a panel that hosted three successful attorneys who shared their law school...

Prof. Byrnes Publishes 2nd Edition of International Withholding Tax Treaty Guide

November 20, 2013

LexisNexis Publishes 2nd Edition of International Withholding Tax Treaty Guide, Authored by Associate Dean William H. Byrnes and Dr. Robert J. Munro LexisNexis released in September 2013 the new...

Student Organizations Make a Day of Fashion a Big Success

November 19, 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of Law, the Entertainment Law Society and the Intellectual Property Law Association transformed TJSL's grand marble staircase into a catwalk on Friday, November 15 for the...

5K Outdoors Club Fun Run Fundraiser

November 19, 2013

By Damon Booth, Outdoors Club President On Saturday, November 16, the Outdoors Club and the Environmental Law Society ended the semester with its 5K Fun Run Fundraiser. The run/walk...

Family Law Self-Help Clinic

TJSL’s New Family Law Self-Help Clinic Opens its Doors

November 19, 2013

By John T. Sylvester (3L)  

On November 14, the Family Law Self-Help Clinic at TJSL opened its doors for the first of many bi-weekly sessions aimed at serving self-represented...

Latinas, Politics and Leadership

November 18, 2013

By Samantha Morales (3L)

La Raza Law Students Association and Latinas in the Law of San Diego co-sponsored a "Latinas, Politics, and Leadership" panel on November 6th in the 8th...

Professor Greenberg Awarded 2013 Bullough Book Award

November 18, 2013

Professor Julie Greenberg has been awarded the 2013 Bullough Book Award by the Foundation for the Scientific Study of Sexuality ...

Business Law Society Hosts Medicinal Marijuana Panel

November 18, 2013

By Alexander Green (3L)

On Wednesday, November 13, the Business Law Society hosted an academic panel entitled “Medicinal Marijuana: Is It Really Legal?” The panel brought...

Tales From the Bench: “Wine, Cheese and Judges’ Pet Peeves” Continues to Intrigue

November 18, 2013

On Thursday, November 14 Phi Alpha Delta hosted its fall signature event “Wine, Cheese and Judges’ Pet Peeves”. The event consisted of an hour-long question and answer session, followed by a...

CLIMB Presented With Award at State Bar Diversity Awards Reception

CLIMB Presented With Award at State Bar Diversity Awards Reception

November 15, 2013

By Randy Muldrow

TJSL's CLIMB (Crawford Legal Institute Mentorship Bond) received the 2013 State Bar of California Education Pipeline Award at the State Bar Annual Meeting...