News & Notes
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 opens in major legal markets on November 12.
Agency Counsel Roundtable
On October 9, the Center launched an ethics roundtable series for agency general counsel, with a presentation and roundtable discussion on the topic, "Who is the Client of Agency General Counsel?" Danny Crowe was the presenter and 25 agency counsel attended.
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 published in December, 2014.
3L Mentoring Program
The Center has partnered with the Young Lawyers Division of the SC Bar for the 3L Voluntary Mentoring Program for 2014–2015 academic year. This year, 55 3L students and 47 mentors are participating.
- Nov 14
Commission on the Profession Meeting, 10:30 a.m.
- Dec 2
NMRS Center for Professionalism Advisory Board Meeting, 12–1:30 p.m.
- Mar 26–27
DATA2J — Research Roundtable on the Empirical Study of Access to Justice