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Monday, November 13, 2017

National Lawyers Guild presents: the Oregon Innocence Project
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
room 110
Contact: Julie Meyer •
Come hear a panel of three members of the Oregon Innocence Project discuss the work they've done in exonerating the wrongfully convicted and how you can help.
Diversity Committee Town Hall
1:00 pm
Room 142
Contact: Prof. Liz Tippett •
The law school's Diversity Committee wants your feedback! Your input is wanted and needed on the law school's diversity plan. The plan is a roadmap for initiatives to make the law school a more welcoming environment for all students.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Info Session on Wayne Morse Law Fellows Program and Paid Summer Fellowships in D.C. and Oregon Intended audience: JD Students,
12:00 pm
Knight Law Center room 241
Contact: Rebecca Flynn •

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Tips on Court Position Interview Processes
12:00 pm
Room 141
Contact: Sabrina Leathers •
Want to get the real story on life in the courtroom and insider tips on the application and interview process?
The Lane County Circuit Court is slated to hire 15 clerks for one-year terms beginning mid-August 2018. Dont miss out the deadline for applications to be received by the court is Friday, December 8, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.
Title IX Training
1:00 pm
Room 110
Contact: Nicole Commissiong •
The University has implemented a new reporting policy for Title IX violations. Learn about the policy and support available to those affected by sexual harassment.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Throwback Thursday: Proofreading
1:15 pm
Knight Law 243
Contact: Elizabeth Frost •
Short, casual session on proofreading tips and strategies

Friday, November 17, 2017

"Sovereignty in the Law, Sovereignty in Our Stories"
12:00 pm
Knight Browising Room in Knight Library
Contact: Amy Thomas •
Mary Kathryn Nagle is a renowned lawyer and playwright in Indian Country. She is a partner at Pipestern Law, a law firm specializing in sovereignty of Native tribes and peoples. In 2013 she authored an amicus brief for the famous “Baby Veronica” case before the US Supreme Court and assisted with the amending of the Violence Against Women Act to include tribal jurisdiction over non-Indian perpetrators of domestic violence. She has written numerous plays, including "Manahatta", "Fairly Traceable", "Sliver of a Full Moon", and many others.
5:30 pm
4th floor lounge
Contact: Alena Tipnis •
The OSB IP Section and UO LIP Group are hosting a CLE at the University of Oregon.
LIP CLE: Kevin Hayes on Domain Name Disputes
5:30 pm
4th Floor Lewis Lounge
Contact: Alena Tipnis •
This presentation will discuss pre-dispute strategies such as preemptive registration, domain name triage, attempting to address the matter without legal action, and uncovering the registrant of the domain if it is hidden; the administrative and much less expensive Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) alternative to expensive litigation; and legal action through the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (15 U.S.C. 1125(d)).

Monday, November 20, 2017

After Charlottesville: Confronting White Supremacy and White Nationalism as Lawyers and Leaders, featuring Eric Ward
12:00 pm
Knight Law Center room 110
Contact: Rebecca Flynn •
Eric K. Ward is a nationally renowned speaker on issues of racism, white supremacy, and movements for racial justice. He is the incoming executive director of the Western States Center in Portland. Eric has spent the last decade working at both the Ford Foundation and the Atlantic Philanthropies to combat inequality and promote the dismantling of institutional discrimination and other barriers to full participation that racial and ethnic minorities and indigenous peoples continue to experience in society.

Organized by Wayne Morse Law Fellows

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Town Hall: Diversity Plan Feedback
12:00 pm
Room 110
Contact: Prof. Liz Tippett •
The law school's Diversity Committee wants to hear from you! We want your feedback on the Diversity Plan, which will be shared with you prior to the Town Hall.