News & Notes
Civil Legal Aid Research Workshop
On May 20–21, Elizabeth Chambliss represented the Center at the Civil Legal Aid Research Workshop, cosponsored by the U.S. Department of Justice's National Institute of Justice and Access to Justice Initiative in collaboration with the National Science Foundation. The goal of the workshop was to explore existing and needed research around civil legal aid and its intersection with public safety and criminal justice.
Agency General Counsel Roundtable
On May 15, the Center held its third Agency General Counsel Roundtable, which focused on the privatization of public litigation. Professor Dana Remus, University of North Carolina School of Law, moderated the discussion.
IILP Releases 2014 Review
The Center partners 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 was released on April 8. Learn More
DATA2J Research Roundtable on Access to Justice
The Center hosted its second annual research roundtable on the delivery of civil legal services on March 26 and 27. The roundtable brought together academic researchers, law librarians, and public and private service providers to discuss and assess new strategies for getting people to service. Learn More
- AUG 17
1L Mentoring Program Kickoff
- AUG 19
South Carolina Access to Justice Commission Meeting, 1–2:30 p.m.
- SEP 18
SC Bar Law Practice Management & Technology Conference Sponsored by the Solo & Small Firm Section
- OCT 30
Agency General Counsel Roundtable, 8–10 a.m.
- MAY 5–7, 2016
National Legal Mentoring Consortium Conference, Denver CO