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Prof. Tidmarsh's Book Cited in Supreme Court Case

“…Petitioners suggest that the litigation here simply represents an effort by the aggregators and the payphone operators to circumvent Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23’s class-action requirements. But we do...

IRS Rules Loan Repayment Assistance $$ Not Taxable

On Friday, June 20, 2008, the Internal Revenue Service ruled that amounts forgiven under law schools’ Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAP) including Notre Dame’s generally will not be treated as...

Prof. Gurulé Educates L.A. Cops on Counter-Terrorism

Notre Dame Law Professor Jimmy Gurulé, an internationally known expert in the field of international criminal law—specifically, terrorism, terrorist financing, and anti-money laundering—led a class on terrorist financing for a...

NEW RESOURCE: Vault Gold

Every current member of the Law School student body has access to the Vault Online Career Library. For the 2008-2009 academic year, we have upgraded that membership to Gold Status....

BLAWG SPOTLIGHT: LEGAL ETHICS

At legalethics.com, the discussion focuses on the balance of professional and ethical obligations with the use of technology.The Ethics Guru covers various legal ethics topics, including developments by the American...

Summer Exercise

After all those hours of studying, and the very cold winter we had, get back into the habit of some exercise this summer! We all know the physical benefits, but...

BLAWG DIRECTORY

Trying to learn more about a practice area? Keep up with the latest legal trends? Check out the ABA’s BLAWG Directory for a comprehensive listing of blawgs listed topically. They...

SUMMER ASSOCIATE SUCCESS

Sure you know you need to attend social events, complete all assignments on time, thoroughly, and according to directions, as well as act professionally, but what else do you need...

PRACTICAL PRACTICE AREA ADVICE

Do you want to learn more about various practice areas? Here’s some simple steps to learn about various practice areas? Network with various lawyers doing the work. There is great...

NDLS Alum Honored by Law Firm

Nicole Tlachac, a 2008 graduate of the University of Notre Dame Law School, received the 2008 Arthur A. May Award from the law firm of May Oberfell Lorber.Named for the...

Thomas Honored With Excellence Award

Joseph W. Thomas, the head of technical services at the Kresge Law Library, was honored with the Rev. Paul J. Foik, C.S.C., excellence award at the annual Notre Dame President’s...

Resume Collects & Directs

For employers that are unable to participate in OCI or OSIP, they send us postings to have resumes sent to them. With a resume collect, you will upload your resume...

June Job Search Tips

Once all your grades are in, you’ll be ready to update your resume with your activities and new GPA! Don’t forget Carla & Alisa are here all summer to review...

Prof. O'Connell Debates Response to Burma Crisis

On May 16, 2008, Notre Dame Law School Professor Mary Ellen O’Connell appeared on The Agenda with Steve Paikin, a current affairs program produced by Canadian broadcaster TVO, to debate...