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NDLA Board Holds Spring Meeting

The Notre Dame Law Association (NDLA) Board of Directors holds its spring 2009 meeting on Friday, April 24. The board consists of 22 members from all over the United States....

ND Law Alum Fights Corruption as Juarez Mayor

Jose Reyes Ferriz graduated from Notre Dame Law School in 1988, and is currently mayor of Juarez, Mexico, a city embroiled in violence perpetrated largely by Mexican drug cartels. A...

Award goes to Library staff member

Joe Reimers, the Technical Support Assistant in the Law Library, was awarded the 2009 Indiana University South Bend Library Prize for Undergraduate Research for his paper “From Private Organizations to...

Prof. Garnett to Speak at Princeton, Catholic U.

Notre Dame Professor of Law Richard Garnett will spend the next two weekends at Princeton University and The Catholic University of America participating in programs about religion and the law...

Event for Law Alums Attending Blue Gold Game

The Law School invites Notre Dame Law School alums to stop by the Law School’s tent to catch up with fellow alums, meet current students, enjoy light refreshments, and tour...

Literacy Drive

The Law Library is sponsoring its 2nd Annual Literacy Drive to raise donations in support of the Literacy Council of Saint Joseph County. The Literacy Council offers one-on-one tutoring programs...

Newton named dean of Notre Dame Law School

Nell Jessup Newton, most recently chancellor and dean of the Hastings College of the Law at the University of California, has been appointed as the new Joseph A. Matson Dean...

Prof. Fox in New York Times re: Foreclosure Crisis

The “New York Times” worked with Notre Dame Associate Clinical Professor of Law Judy Fox to document a growing phenomenon in the foreclosure crisis: banks walking away from foreclosed homes...

Research Redux Sessions

Come join the research librarians for Research Redux sessions to prepare you for your summer jobs!The research librarians will offer a series of small-group, nitty-gritty, online sessions designed to: 1)...

Oxford Law Dean Delivers Natural Law Lecture

Timothy Endicott, dean of the law faculty and professor of legal philosophy at the University of Oxford, will deliver the keynote lecture for the 2009 Natural Law Institute at Notre...

Hispanic Law Students Honor Local Lawyer

The Hispanic Law Students Association at Notre Dame Law School celebrated excellence in the Hispanic legal community with the 14th annual Graciela Olivarez Award ceremony. The May 21 event took...

Library Stacks Scavenger Hunt

Looking for adventure ? Or maybe just a $75 (grand prize) or $25 (four prizes) gift certificate to the bookstore ? Then enter the “Library Stacks Scavenger Hunt” !

NDLS Faculty in Guatemala on Human Rights Mission

Douglass Cassel, Notre Dame Professor of Law and director of the Law School’s Center for Civil and Human Rights (CCHR), and Sean O’Brien, Assistant Director of the CCHR and concurrent...

Why network?

● The current job market may be likened to a constricted housing market in which savvy house hunters buy up the best homes before the sellers even have a chance...

Job Search Strategies in a Tight Job Market

● Follow up on each resume you send with a phone call to● make certain your materials were received ● determine if additional materials are needed ● and, depending on...