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Headlines for the Week of November 16, 2015

Chicago-Kent Law Review

November 19: Symposium on "Nonprofit Oversight Under Siege"

Scholars and tax experts from Australia, Canada, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and the United States will take part in the Chicago-Kent Law Review's symposium "Nonprofit Oversight Under Siege: An International Comparison of Regulatory Models" Thursday, November 19, from 11:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Richard B. Ogilvie Auditorium.

The paper presenters will delve into the IRS's diminished role in overseeing tax-exempt organizations; politics, disclosure and state law solutions for 501(c)(4) organizations; the Charity Commission for England and Wales; nonprofit regulation in Asia and Europe; and whether charity can be regulated from the vantage of liberal neutrality.

The event is free and open to the public. For attendees who RSVP by email by Tuesday, November 17, 2015, box lunches will be provided at no charge. To register or for more information, please email cklawreview.me@kentlaw.iit.edu. For the full schedule and speaker biographies, visit the event homepage.


Child & Family Law Society

November 17: Child Law Panel Discussion

The Child & Family Law Society will be hosting a Child Law Panel Discussion Tuesday, November 17, at noon in room C20 with practicing attorneys and judges. Lunch will be served!


Irish American Law Student Association

November 16: Scone and coffee fundraiser

Location: Front lobby

Time: 8 to 11 a.m.


Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

November 18: Lunch talk: "Ag-Gag and Undercover Investigations"

Come join SALDF for a lunch discussion about ag-gag laws, legislation and their constitutionality involving undercover investigations on factory farming. Two guest speakers from the Animal Legal Defense Fund, William Rivas-Rivas and T.J. Tumasse, will be present to share their knowledge and experiences! Pizza will be served. Room C25. Noon to 1 p.m.

Clerkship opportunity

Animal Legal Defense Fund is hiring a clerk for summer 2016! Clerkships are available in our Litigation and Criminal Justice Programs. They are open to second-year students only (rising third-year students). There is a monthly stipend of $2,400, to assist you in paying for reasonable expenses, including room and board, gas, travel, and other expenses.

Please find more information on the webpages below:
Summer 2016 ALDF Criminal Justice Program Clerkship
Summer 2016 ALDF Litigation Program Clerkship

 


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