Monthly Archives: November 2017

Interested in Sports Law?

By |2017-11-29T13:57:06+00:00November 29th, 2017|Events, Networking|

The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's (CMBA’s) Business, Banking & Corporate Counsel Section’s Entertainment, Sports & Media Subcommittee, the Positive Coaching Alliance – Cleveland, and the Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy are hosting a panel discussion on “Ethics in Sports” on Tuesday, December 5th. The panel will discuss the on-going DOJ investigation into college [...]

LinkedIn Tips: Craft an Attention-Getting Summary

By |2017-11-28T12:38:29+00:00November 29th, 2017|Networking|

You already know that LinkedIn is the largest professional social network out there, so you know it's important to have a current and strong presence on the site. Your LinkedIn Summary lets you convey to the world your personal brand and professional value, while also sharing a bit of your personality and passions. Writing a [...]

We all make mistakes….

By |2017-11-28T12:38:50+00:00November 28th, 2017|Knowledge, Professionalism|

An important part of being a professional and ethical attorney is knowing how to react and respond properly when you make a mistake. We're only human, so mistakes will happen in our practice. Even as a student, it's important to start thinking about how our Rules of Professional Conduct govern our practice. This ABA article [...]

Planning to take the Patent Bar?

By |2017-11-28T12:40:36+00:00November 21st, 2017|Academic Advising, Knowledge|

Stop by the OCP Resource Room to pick up information on the Practising Law Institute's Patent Office Exam Course. Anyone with a degree in science or engineering (or the equivalent) can take the Patent Office's Registration Exam to become a Patent Agent or Patent Attorney. This exam is offered independently of all state bar examinations [...]

Featured Jobs

By |2017-11-17T16:20:46+00:00November 17th, 2017|Featured Job, Job Search|

There are currently more than 40 active job postings for students in the CareerConnect Jobs Board. Following are two part-time opportunities with upcoming deadlines that have received few or no applications. Research Assistant, Prof. Browne Lewis. Job # 12470. Flexible hours, extensive research and writing experience; possible opportunity to assist with publication Intake Specialist, Cleveland [...]

Public Policy Handbook: Upcoming Deadlines

By |2017-11-17T12:48:55+00:00November 17th, 2017|Job Search|

UPCOMING PUBLIC POLICY DEADLINES The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Public Policy Handbook, which offers outstanding internship and fellowship opportunities for students graduates focused on careers in leveraging their legal education to effect change. Access the Public Policy Handbook via the Resource Library in CareerConnect. ROLLING DEADLINES Many organizations extend interviews and offers [...]

Develop skills & make connections as an ABA Reporter!

By |2017-11-17T12:25:35+00:00November 17th, 2017|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking|

Announcement: Inviting all law students to apply, and to share with other law students who may be interested, the ABA's 2018 IPL Spring Meeting Law Student Reporter Program application is now open!  Law Student Reporters are given complimentary registration to the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law's 33rd Annual Intellectual Property Conference in Arlington, VA [...]

Networking Opportunity – Federal Bar Association – November 30

By |2017-11-07T09:51:08+00:00November 7th, 2017|Events, Networking|

Law students are invited to attend the Federal Bar Association's Younger Lawyers Fall Happy Hour Social.This is an excellent networking opportunity, and a way to meet attorneys involved with the Federal Bar. When: Thursday, November 30, 2017 Where: Cleveland Chop 824 W. St. Clair Ave., Cleveland Time: 5:30-7:30 pm $5 for law student FBA members [...]

Careers with Social Impact – Career Fair This Week!

By |2017-11-06T16:42:36+00:00November 6th, 2017|Events, Knowledge, Networking|

All current CSU students and alumni are invited to connect with employers from non-profits, government agencies and businesses with social values looking to hire at an exclusive career fair on Thursday, November 9. The career fair will take place from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Glasscock Family Foundation Student Center Ballroom. Connect with [...]