Event Registration and CLE

 The Nineteenth Annual Derrick Bell Lecture on Race and American Society (CLE)
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | 6:00 p.m.
Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South
The New York University School of Law Office of Development and Alumni Relations invites you to the nineteenth annual Derrick Bell Lecture on Race in American Society. Stephen B. Bright, president and senior counsel of the Southern Center for Human Rights and Harvey Karp visiting lecturer in law at Yale Law School, will present his lecture “Death Penalty: Still About Race and Poverty.” A reception will immediately follow the lecture. One CLE credit is available.
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The Twentieth Annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan 
International Law Symposium (CLE)
Thursday, November 6, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
40 Washington Square South
The event is co-sponsored by the NYU Journal of International Law and Politics, The NYU Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, and The Migration Policy Institute, the NYU Immigrant Rights Project, NYU Law Students for Human Rights, NYU Anti Trafficking Advocacy Coalition, and the NYU International Law Society. The Symposium, entitled “The Human Rights of Migrants: From Treaty to Reality,” will examine the potency of international human rights law within the United States. In particular, it will focus on how international human rights perspectives could help the U.S. and other nations reframe national immigration debates to find more humane and functional societal solutions than those currently in place. We look forward to discussing this timely issue and to welcoming many notable guests including the former UN special rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, Dr. Jorge Bustamante, scholars, and practitioners from NGOs and the U.S. Government. Five CLE Credits will be available.
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The LAA Fall Conference: Wrongful Convictions (CLE)
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.
40 Washington Square South

The conference, co-sponsored by the Law Alumni Association and the Review of Law & Social Change, Two Continuing Legal Education credits will be available to attendees. Rachel Barkow, Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy and the Faculty Director of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law will moderate the conference. Our expert panelists include Peter Neufeld ’75 and Barry Scheck, co-founders and co-directors of the Innocence Project; Ronald S. Sullivan Jr., Criminal Justice Institute at Harvard; and Ken Thompson ’92, Brooklyn District Attorney. Two CLE credit credits are pending.

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Calling all Recent Grads...Hump Day Happy Hour
Location TBD
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
NYU School of Law and the Recent Graduate Committee of the Law Alumni Association invite you to the second'Hump Day Happy Hour' of the year! We're starting a new, informal gathering on the 3rd Wednesday of every month as a way to socialize and network. Please join classmates, friends, and other recent graduates for a casual evening of great company and conversations. First round of drinks is on us!
Save the date for the next gathering on 11/19. No need to RSVP. If you have any questions please email the Alumni Relations Office at  

Diversity Forum and Networking Reception
Thursday, November 20, 2014 | 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South

The NYU School of Law Office of Career Services, the Public Interest Law Center and the Black, Latino, Asian Pacific American Law Alumni Association (BLAPA) cordially invite alumni and students to attend the inaugural Diversity Forum and Networking Reception (The Diversity Forum). In conjunction with The Diversity Forum, BLAPA will host its second annual panel discussion, titled “Private Practice: Cocktails, Conversations and Private Sector Legal Careers in the Current Economy.” The goal of this event is to create a space for students and young alumni to discuss and learn about the myriad career opportunities and progressions from experienced practitioners who have traversed those paths.

For more information and to RSVP for the panel that begins at 6:00 p.m.,
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