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MuseNews – Muse Law Library Blog at Richmond School of Law

In support of Law Student Well-Being Week, the Muse Law Library held two DIY mini-workshops on how to make your very own stress balls. The results were great, and students and faculty had a blast making their very own personalized. Read more. The …

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MuseNews – Page 5 – Muse Law Library Blog at Richmond

(7 days ago) Law Library circulation is looking for 7 class of 2023 students for the fall. Read more. Three Essential Figures of Black Civil Rights Legal History. February 27, 2021 March 1, 2021. Maureen Moran. Featured Resource, Library Collections, Research.

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Black Law Student Association – Supportive. Inclusive

(1 days ago) Mission Statement. The Oliver Hill Chapter of the Black Law Students Association focuses on centering the needs of Black law students and working strategically to address those needs. We aim to help Black law students excel academically, succeed professionally, and positively effectuate change within the community.

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law Listening In

(2 days ago) Tag Archives: law Arachnophonia: Rap On Trial. Posted on February 18, 2020 by marmstr3. Editor’s note: Arachnophonia is a regular feature on our blog where members of the UR community can share their thoughts about resources from the Parsons Music Library‘s collection.

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MuseNews – Page 4 – Muse Law Library Blog at Richmond

(7 days ago) Graduation from law school doesn’t mean that you lose all access to the resources you’ve grown to depend upon for the last three years. Some resources will be available for a few months and some for the rest of your life! This post explains access details for UR resources. Read more

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MuseNews – Page 2 – Muse Law Library Blog at Richmond

(7 days ago) Joyce Manna Janto, Director of Public and Instructional Services at the Muse Law Library, received a small, inconspicuous envelope last week. In it was a tiny silver lapel pin from the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL).

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US Privacy and Data Security Law Overview

(3 days ago) The FTC Act is a federal consumer protection law that prohibits unfair or deceptive commercial practices and has been applied to business practices that affect consumer privacy and data security.

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History – Black Law Student Association

(9 days ago) History. In 1968, Algernon Johnson “A.J.” Cooper founded the Black American Law Students Association (BALSA) at the New York University Law School. BALSA’s purpose was to effectuate change in the legal system. The association endeavored to sensitize the law and legal profession to the ever-increasing needs of the Black community.

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Banned Books and the Law — Cases that Shaped the Freedom

(4 days ago) As law students, you will be interested in some of the case law that has shaped the way Americans view of the right to read and the meaning of the First Amendment. Many cases of banned and challenged books have made it to state and federal courts, even the US Supreme Court.

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Silcrows and Pilcrows and Ordinals OH MY! and other

(3 days ago) Click Insert. Click Advanced Symbol. Click the Special Characters tab. Highlight the Section Symbol. Press Keyboard Shortcut. Press Control and S keys at the same time. Click Assign. Assign the Paragraph Symbol (¶) with Control and P. Close all windows when you’re done.

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FAQs on Offers and Acceptances Richmond Law Career

(3 days ago) Large law firms generally request an answer within two to four weeks. If you are waiting to hear from another employer, you may want to request additional time to consider your options. The employer may or may not grant such a request, so you should be prepared to move forward if your request is not granted.

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Legal Protection of Software

(Just Now) • Common law tort claims, such as trespass to chattels. Each form of protection has unique advantages and drawbacks. Some forms are cumulative and others exclusive. Counsel must therefore select the form, or combination of forms, of protection best suited to the client’s needs considering such

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No Shirt, No Shoes, No Masks, No Service: Common

(4 days ago) We’ve all seen them by now: videos of angry, spittle-flecked customers (or would-be customers) in some retail outlet or another screaming at some cashier or assistant manager who has the job of telling the customer that the store’s policy is that customers must wear face coverings, and if they can’t or won’t, they can pick up their order curbside.

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Evolution and the second law of thermodynamics

(9 days ago) 3 (dS=dt)life, the second law of thermodynamics applied to this system gives inequality (1).Using values for the solar constant3 and Earth’s albedo4, Styer1 flnds that the Earth absorbs solar radiation at a rate of P = 1:2 £ 1017 W. Using T' = 300 K as a rough estimate of Earth’s temperature, we flnd that µ dS dt ¶ sunlight = P T' = 4£1014 (J=K)=s = (3£1037k)s¡1; (3)

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MuseNews – Page 3 – Muse Law Library Blog at Richmond

(6 days ago) Law Student Counseling Available in the Law Library. August 13, 2021 August 12, 2021. Roger Skalbeck. Library News, Student News. UR’s Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) and Richmond Law School worked together to provide services for law students in the Law

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Find a Seat For Exams – MuseNews

(4 days ago) Also, a reminder that you may NOT take exams in study rooms per law school policies. You may only take them at carrels or table seating in the library. *Carrel reservations are for the seat ONLY. You will not receive a key to the locker portion of the carrel. Find a Seat For Exams.

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Spring OCI Roundup – Part 2 Richmond Law Career

(8 days ago) In the last CDO newsletter, I discussed how and why the CDO recruitment program for law firms will be different this year. See Spring OCI Roundup Part 1 | Richmond Law Career Development Office.This column will offer details that we have learned through our employer outreach efforts about employers registered for Week Two of Virtual Spring Recruitment Program (VSRP), …

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CONNECTICUT LAW REVIEW

(1 days ago) * Weld Professor of Law, Harvard University Law School. Visiting Professor, New York Uni-versity Law School, 1991-92 school year. This is the text of a speech delivered at the University of Connecticut School of Law, on September 20, 1991, as part of the Day, Berry & Howard Visiting Scholar Program.

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Vault Law 1L Diversity Career Summit Virtual Career Fair

(9 days ago) Vault Law invites 1Ls to their free 1L Diversity Virtual Career Summit taking place on November 4, 2021, from 12 to 6pm ET. This important event allows students to meet and network with top-ranked firms—such as Arnold & Porter, Covington, Cravath, Fried Frank, Latham & Watkins, Paul Hastings, and many others—who are looking to hire diverse legal talent.

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SLATE Members Recommend These Spine-Tinglers For A

(4 days ago) SLATE is the Student Library and Technology Exchange — your student advisory group helping the Law Library understand and meet student needs. Your student representatives (the SLATErs) and library faculty are dedicated to hearing your voices. …

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Spring OCI Roundup – Part 1 Richmond Law Career

(8 days ago) Woods Rogers hired three 2Ls from Richmond Law last summer but had to cancel its summer associate program. Byrne Legal Group (Jan. 28) Founded by Richmond Law alum Sean Byrne (L’97), the Byrne Law Group is interviewing 3Ls interested in litigation and health care for an entry-level associate position. Click here for more information about the

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Juggling Job Offers and Acceptances Richmond Law Career

(8 days ago) Reneging on an accepted offer is an ethical violation of that commitment. Reneging on an accepted offer can negatively impact your reputation and that of Richmond Law. In addition, it can skew employers’ perceptions of other Richmond Law students and …

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Critical Race Theory: Its Origins, History, and Importance

(3 days ago) US law schools, bringing together issues of power, race, and racism to address the liberal notion of color blindness, and argues that ignoring racial difference maintains and perpetuates the status quo with its deeply institutionalized injustices to racial minorities. This essay introduces Cr T as a theoretical frame by

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About Us – Black Law Student Association

(Just Now) The Black Law Students Association (BLSA) serves as a strong basis for academic support and professional networking. Through these objectives, we hope to make the law school program a learning experience outside the classroom and to equip students with the necessary tools to make a difference once law school has been completed

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Moot Court Board

(6 days ago) The Moot Court Board at the University of Richmond School of Law is a student group devoted to excellence in oral advocacy. Members of the Board are selected based on their performance in one of two internal moot court competitions sponsored by the Board each year.

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FAQs on Applications to the Virtual Spring Recruitment

(7 days ago) Pieces that have been co-drafted or re-written by others are not acceptable. Law Skills papers or other writing samples that were reviewed and critiqued by others are fine, as long as you are the one who did any re-drafting. Remember to include a cover page with your name and contact information (in the same format as your resume header). The

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Discover Delaware. Small State. Big Opportunities

(Just Now) Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP. in a virtual roundtable discussion highlighting the. opportunities for law students with diverse skills and. experiences to pursue a legal career in Delaware. Thursday, November 4th. 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Registration for this virtual program is …

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AALL – MuseNews

(6 days ago) September 9, 2021 September 30, 2021. Alex Clay Hutchings. Library News. Joyce Manna Janto, Director of Public and Instructional Services at the Muse Law Library, received a small, inconspicuous envelope last week. In it was a tiny silver lapel pin from the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL). That little pin.

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Social Media Guidelines Richmond Law Career Development

(6 days ago) Social Media Guidelines. The Career Development Office recognizes that social media is a tool students may use for personal purposes and to present a professional profile to attract potential employers and demonstrate interest and experience in a particular practice area, industry, employment setting, or geographic area.

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Thank You Notes After an Interview Richmond Law Career

(7 days ago) A well-written, sincere thank you note makes a good impression immediately after an interview. Send a separate note to each interviewer after a screening interview and personalize the message based on your conversation. If the employer indicates that decisions will be made relatively quickly, an email is appropriate.

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The First Monday in October and Other Supreme Court Facts

(4 days ago) Actually, the start date for the Court is mandated by law. While the Court was established by the U.S. Constitution, Article III, Sec. 1 to be exact, the Judiciary Act of 1789 is what gave substance to the idea of the Court. The Judiciary Act set the number of justices and proscribed when the terms began. Originally, the Court had two sessions

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Meet the Team – Olympics Compliance Task Force

(Just Now) Simon Rice is a Professor of Law at the University of Sydney Law School, and an expert in human rights and equality law. He is the co-author of The International Law of Human Rights (OUP, 2017) and Australian Anti-Discrimination and Equal Opportunity Law (Federation Press, 2018).

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MuseNews – Page 3 – Muse Law Library Blog at Richmond

(5 days ago) Muse Law Library Celebrates Women’s History Month. In honor of Women’s History Month, the Muse Law Library team conducted research on important women in legal history and Richmond Law’s history. Multimedia Production and Technology Specialist Carl Hamm put together the following slides celebrating their lives and work.

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Chapter 6: Civil Disobedience Social Movements

(Just Now) Types of Civil Disobedience: Individualistic-Often dramatic, and in accordance with an individual’s own ‘higher law,’ individualistic Civil Disobedience is an action of one or a few who find a present practice or law against their beliefs—religious, secular, or otherwise—and take action.

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Drafting or Reviewing a Commercial Contract

(5 days ago) definition or choice of law provision) that does not operate independently, but functions by clarifying, expanding or limiting the meaning of the representations and warranties, covenants, rights and conditions that relate to or incorporate the definition or other statement.

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Brown v. Board of Education and the Interest-Convergence

(9 days ago) Harvard Law School's Oliver Wendell Holmes Lecture as the occasion to raise new questions about the legal appropriateness and principled shortcomings of Brown and several other major civil rights decisions.9 Here was an attack that could not be dismissed as after-

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Strategies for sending a ‘cold email’ Richmond Law

(8 days ago) Strategies for sending a ‘cold email’. Originally published by Inside Higher Ed. Sending an unsolicited request for information over email, or what’s called a cold email, to a hiring manager is an effective way for Ph.D.’s to be proactive in the job search and get an edge for a job they really want. Making personal contact with a hiring

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Robert R. Merhige, Jr. National Environmental Competition

(9 days ago) Competitors will be judged by local and environmental law attorneys. All competitors will compete Saturday, March 28, 2020 culminating in a final round on Sunday, March 29, 2020. Further information, including the rules of the competition, important dates, and other preparation materials, will be released as the competition approaches.

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Quimbee is Here! – MuseNews

(4 days ago) The law library now provides access to Quimbee for all law students. This service provides short overview videos, multiple-choice questions and several types of self-paced learning tools, including content for all 1L as well as many upper-level subject areas.

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2020 Summer Public Service Fellowship Program FAQs

(3 days ago) If you receive compensation from an outside employer (not the School of Law) and a Fellowship, your total funding for summer 2020 may not exceed $5,000, including the Fellowship, outside fellowships or grants and/or paid law-related employment beyond the six-week Fellowship commitment. If you receive grants or payment for law-related employment

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Client Counseling Negotiation Board (CCNB)

(1 days ago) CCNB is the proud host of the Robert R. Merhige Jr. National Environmental Negotiation Competition each spring. Drawing law students from all over the country, the two-day competition involves intense negotiations, primarily addressing current issues in environmental law.

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Ask the CDO: “How do Jobs get into Symplicity

(6 days ago) The law school pays for all students to have access to that online subscription which lists all federal and many state and local government legal internships, plus policy positions with think tanks, public interest organizations, associations, etc. Because the postings in the Arizona Handbook are expansive and relatively well organized, we do

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Property Exam Short Question Sample Answers

(Just Now) SAMPLEANSWERSTO’SHORTANSWERQUESTIONSFROM’SPRING2005AND’ SPRING2006EXAMS’ 2’ ’ defaultconcurrentinterestand’no’language’suggests’thatOtter

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Boilerplate Clauses

(5 days ago) common law, it is preferable to rely on an express provision. When the parties can identify certain documents, acts, or situations in which they will need cooperation from the other party, it is preferable to have a separate section or agreement that states each party’s rights and obligations in detail.

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Intellectual Property: Remedies Summaries

(Just Now) A law designed to accomplish that goal would provide confidence in the protection afforded by trade secret law and thus encourage in-vestment in the creation of valuable trade secret information. Second, preventing misappropriators from profiting from their unlawful acts helps reinforce the policy

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Chapter 6: Civil Disobedience Social Movements

(7 days ago) Chapter 6: Civil Disobedience. There are several important takeaways that the author wishes us to absorb from chapter 6 on civil disobedience. The first is that the term “civil disobedience” is described and defined very broadly by its famous users to incorporate many behaviors. These more famous users include the likes of Henry Thoreau

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Interviewing with Public Defenders and Prosecutors

(3 days ago) Interviewing for Public Defender Positions. Public defenders value attributes such as compassion for the underprivileged, passionate and zealous advocacy for clients, and strong litigation skills. Evidence of an interest in criminal law is essential as well. Interviews will vary depending on the office. First-year summer internships: During the

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B. KING S BENCH DIVISION. 5O9

(2 days ago) certainty that this is the law, that the possessor of land is entitled as against the finder to all chattels found on the land, again my difficulties would be resolved. But, unfortunately, the authorities give some support to each of these conflicting propositions. KING'S BENCH DIVISION.

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