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40 Years of Civil Rights Advocacy: Russell Lovell, ’66 B.B.A, to speak with NDLS Students

Russell Lovell, ’66 B.B.A., professor emeritus of law at Drake University, will speak to Notre Dame Law students about how they can make a meaningful impact on society over the course of their legal careers. Notre Dame’s Center for Civil and Human Rights will host the event at 4:00 p.m. Jan. 19, in 1130 Eck Hall of Law. Lovell’s talk will also focus on his work on civil rights legal issues.

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State and Local Government Jobs Provide Rewarding Legal Careers

Jobs in state and local government can be fulfilling legal careers that provide both a competitive salary and a great work-life balance, speakers told students at a recent talk at Notre Dame Law School as part of Public Interest Month. They encouraged students to not overlook these opportunities even if they have not thought of them as options, or know much about them.

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Notre Dame Law School Receives Grant from IRS to Run Low Income Taxpayer Clinic

The Taxpayer Advocate Service of the IRS recently approved a three-year grant for the Notre Dame Tax Clinic. The IRS awards matching grants through its Low Income Tax Clinic Program to qualifying organizations to develop, expand, or maintain low-income taxpayer clinics. The mission of the LITC program is to represent low-income taxpayers who have controversies with the IRS; educate clients about their rights and responsibilities as taxpayers; and identify and advocate for issues that systemically impact low-income taxpayers.

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Events

Monday, January 23, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Legal Observer Training

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Location: 3140 Eck Hall of Law

The Legal Observer program is part of a comprehensive system of legal support by the NLG’s Mass Defense Committee designed to enable people to express their political views as fully as possible without unconstitutional disruption or interference by the police and with the fewest possible consequences from the criminal justice system. NLG

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

American Leadership in the 21st Century

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Location: 1140 Eck Hall of Law

Ambassador David Robinson, Assistant Secretary and Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations, U.S. Department of State, will deliver a talk on the future of American leadership as it relates to issues around the world.

Talk: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Reception: 5:00-7:00 p.m.…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

School Choice in America

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Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law

Justice Clint Bolick of the Arizona Supreme Court will discuss the benefits of school choice in America, including his own experience litigating cases for the Goldwater Institute and the Institute for Justice.

Sponsor: Federalist Society…

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Thursday, February 2, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017