eUpdate @ BU Law

DECEMBER 2013

FEATURE

Fiona Trevelyan Hornblower Named Assistant Dean for Career Development & Public Service

Former head of Bingham McCutchen's Legal Recruiting to lead BU Law's Career Development Office

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SCHOLARSHIP

BU Law Review's new online publication, Annex: Perspectives, examines Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl Read

NEWSWORTHY

Graduate Tax Newsletter Fall 2013 now available Read

CAREER INITIATIVES

Clerkship Kickoff advises students on gaining a competitive edge in the run for the coveted credential Full story


Thinking Forward with Dean O'Rourke

How Alumni Can Be Our Students' Competitive Advantage in the Job Market — Our Office of Career Development & Public Service, now headed by Assistant Dean Fiona Trevelyan Hornblower, as well as our faculty and administrative staff strive continually to offer more resources and create more opportunities that will prepare our students for their future careers. For our students to be successful in today’s competitive legal market, they also need the assistance of the BU Law alumni network. There are more than 23,000 of you practicing in all 50 states and a number of international locations! Full post


NEWS, IDEAS & OPINIONS

BU Law Clinic Helps Publish First-Ever Mass. Human Trafficking Guide for Attorneys

1L Career Conference Kickstarts Student Focus on the Future


Lawyer Limelight: Dean Maureen O'Rourke, LawDragon

New Books in Public Policy: Podcast Discussing Ordered Liberty (interviewing James Fleming and Linda McClain)

New Socially Responsible Investing Committee Meets This Week
(quoting David Lyons)

Pennsylvania to Approve DNA Swabbing of Arrestees (interviewing Tracey Maclin)

Second-Stage Businesses Being Pursued by Menacing Patent Trolls (referencing Michael Meurer and James Bessen's study)

A Guide to the Janet Yellen Hearing (quoting Cornelius Hurley)

Tax Fraud Crisis (referencing Richard Ainsworth's research)

Military, CIA Required Docs to Aid Torture (quoting George Annas)

Google May Be Barking Up Wrong Tree With EU Watchdog Plan (quoting Keith Hylton)


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UPCOMING EVENTS

December 5
New York Alumni Holiday Party Event Info

December 9
Open House to welcome Fiona Hornblower Event Info

December 11
Boston Alumni Holiday Party Event Info

January 17
The Euro Crisis: Regulatory Responses, Social Consequences, and Legal Strategies Event Info

January 24
Improved Health at a Reduced Cost? Economic Perspectives on the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act Event Info

January 25
Greater Boston Asian Pacific American Law Students Association Conference Event Info




LL.M. Reunions in Europe

Recently, Assistant Dean John Riccardi traveled to Europe to meet prospective students and was able to meet up with a number of alumni at various events >> See photos

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