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Herbert & Nell Singer Connecticut Public Service Fellowship, Due December 5th

The Connecticut Bar Foundation and the Herbert & Nell Singer Foundation invites 3L students and recent graduates who are interested in practicing public interest law to apply for a 2023-2024 Herbert & Nell Singer Fellowship. Singer Fellows are hosted by 501(c)(3) organizations in Connecticut that provide legal services to underserved populations. Fellowships are for an initial term of one […]

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Peggy Browning Fund National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference

The Peggy Browning Fund (PBF) has announced their 2022 National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference! This year’s event will be in person at the Maritime Conference Center in Linthicum Heights, MD on October 14 and 15, 2022. Learn more about the program schedule, plenaries, workshops & fees on the PBF website! All current law students with a passion for workers rights are invited! […]

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EJW Fellowship Application Now Open

DESIGN-YOUR-OWN FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Designing your own Fellowship project presents a unique opportunity for you to create your dream job. This Fellowship opportunity allows you to leverage your law degree in service of a community or cause of your choice, and to address an unmet legal need in an underserved community in partnership with an eligible legal […]

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Fighting for Economic Justice: A Discussion on Wage Theft Enforcement as a Key to Public Safety, March 3 @ 12:30 PM

Join Public Rights Project and the Travis County District Attorney’s office for a behind-the-scenes look at the impact of local government in protecting their constituent’s rights and safety. Hear how new DA José Garza is working to prove the legal system can meet the needs of the people through fostering trust with the community. He […]

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LSC Emerging Leaders Council: Civil Justice Lunch & Learn Series, Thursday @ 1:30 PM

Eduardo Gonzalez, Self-Represented Litigation Network, along with Amelia McGowan, Mississippi Center for Justice, will be co-hosting the first in a series of virtual lunches Thursday, February 24, 1:30pm ET – 2:30pm ET. Register Here. This series is for young professionals and graduate students new to civil justice work who are interested in learning more about access to justice initiatives […]

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MLB Players Trust Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies – Due Feb. 16

Major League Baseball players are honoring the life of the late Major League Baseball Players Association Executive Director, Michael Weiner, through the Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies. Awarded by the MLB Players Trust, this scholarship seeks to recognize and support the efforts of graduate and/or law school students dedicated to improving the lives of […]

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Talk to the Hill for Civil Legal Aid – Jan. 27

Thursday, January 27, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET, Register here Hundreds of lawyers and advocates will gather virtually on January 27th to urge state legislators to provide $41 million for civil legal aid in the Commonwealth’s Fiscal Year 2023 budget. Civil legal aid is necessary to meet the especially acute need brought about by the […]

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Peggy Browning Fund 2022 Summer Paid Fellowship – Deadline January 14

If you are interested in workers’ rights, you will want to apply to the Peggy Browning Fund’s 2022 Summer Fellowship program! The application is now open. The Peggy Browning Fund seeks to educate and inspire the next generation of advocates for workplace justice!  You can find the full list of opportunities HERE. 1L and 2L Law […]

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Advocating for Workplace Justice – November 18th

Join the Peggy Browning Fund to learn about their summer fellowships, careers in workers’ rights and network with lawyers in the field.

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National Law Students Workers’ Rights Virtual Conference

Friday, Saturday and Sunday October 15, 16 & 17, 2021          Peter Mitchell Labor Law Keynote Session, sponsored by IUE-CWA  Registration Deadline: October 11thBC Law Conference Funding: CSO has limited funding to help offset the cost of attendance on a first-come, first-served basis. Please email Michelle Grossfield in the CSO by October 1st to express an interest in […]