News & Notes
It's time to sign up for this year's JOE program. Don't miss out on this unique experience to intern with a judge for two weeks this summer. Applications are available from the Career Services office, with assignments made on a first-come/first served basis. Questions? Please contact Sharon Williams, email@example.com, 777-8390.
Agency Counsel Roundtable
On January 16, the Center hosted its second roundtable for agency general counsel, with a discussion of pre-filed legislation affecting state agencies. Val Valenta, General Counsel, South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles, moderated the discussion.
The Decade of Discovery
On November 3, the Center hosted the first law school screening of "The Decade of Discovery." This documentary film chronicles the impact of the information explosion on the courts and the government—and lawyers' efforts to improve access to email records in the digital age. The film opened in major legal markets on November 12.
The Center has partnered with the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession (IILP) to publish the IILP Review, a clearinghouse for cutting-edge research and reporting on diversity in the profession. The 2014 edition of the Review will be released in February, 2015.
- Feb 17
Tech Talk — Document Automation, Kathryn R. Johnson, Rm. 338, 2–4 p.m.
- Mar 26–27
DATA2J — Research Roundtable on the Empirical Study of Access to Justice
- May 5–7, 2016
National Legal Mentoring Consortium Conference, Denver CO