Panelists from the Labor and Employment RelationsAssociation and the New York State Bar Association Laborand Employment Section will give advice and field questionsfrom participants on the best ways to develop a career in labor and employment law.Following the panel will be a reception for students toengage and network with the panelists and otherattorneys from the Capital Region.
The primary component of this annual event is a panel discussion on a legal issue currently impacting both the legal community and general public. The discussion theme for this year is “Diversity: The Road to the Bench.”
Guest speaker: The Honorable Robert S. Smith (Ret.), NY Court of Appeals
Cosponsored by the Fund for Modern Courts; 1 free CLE credit in Professional Practice
Guest speaker Marjorie Cohn, author of Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral and Geopolitical Issues, will visit Albany Law to examine the complex issue of military drones.
Ms. Cohen teaches at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego and lectures globally on international human rights and U.S. foreign policy. She has been a news consultant for CBS News and a legal analyst for Court TV, and has also provided legal and political commentary on BBC, CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, NPR, and Pacifica Radio.
Co-sponsored by the New York Civil Liberties Union, Capital Region Chapter and Women Against War.
Please join President and Dean Alicia Ouellette '94 with special guest Frank Fernandez '80 for a reception with our Atlanta alumni.
Miracles do happen. Just ask Haran Wolfovitz Yaffe. No one thought he would live after being critically wounded in combat in 2006. Now he is a serial entrepreneur and winner of the prestigious Best App Award at the Mobile Premier Awards 2015, Barcelona MWC.
Co-sponsored by Cardozo Legal Society and University Heights Chabad.
Join us to learn how to identify market niches and value propositions, as well as solving market problems and early start-up legal issues. Participants will leave this workshop with the tools to perform market re-search for their businesses. This workshop is ideal for individuals or teams who want to build a business plan.
Join your fellow Capital Region alumni for a happy hour to network and catch up with friends and colleagues.
Sponsored by the National Alumni Association (NAA), this program provides 16 free CLE credits to graduates in classes 2011 to 2015 as well as alumni working in the public sector.
Special guest speaker, professor and dean of Ansal University of India, Doctor Sanoj Rajan to present on military intervention as part of the GIHHR seminar series at the University at Albany.
Dr. Maureen Hannah and Professor Lynch, J.D. will address domestic violence locally and legally at Siena College.
Second Event for the
Racial Justice Series. Free and Open to the Public. Supported by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, University at Albany's Departments of Africana Studies and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Albany Law School, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Departments of History, Political Science, and Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies.
This dynamic, interdisciplinary training conference will bring together scholars and practitioners from the fields of psychology, social/legal advocacy, alternative dispute resolution, prevention, and the judiciary to offer in-depth presentations on the history of domestic violence in our culture, our current state of knowledge, and suggestions for furthering our understanding and improving advocacy in circumstances of family violence.
Approved for 4 CLE credits for attorneys. Approved for 6 CE credits for social workers. All attendees will receive certificates of attendance.
Join Albany Law School for a happy hour at Mexican Radio followed by a performance of the award winning "The Book of Mormon" in the newly-renovated Proctor's threatre, the gem of Schenectady! Limited tickets available.
The Board of Trustees and the National Alumni Association welcome the classes of 2011 – 2015 to the Metro New York Alumni Chapter. Generously hosted by Trustee Jack Withiam Jr. '74
Board Chair Dan Nolan and President & Dean Alicia Ouellette will host an open meeting to answer questions around Albany Law School's recently-announced affiliation with University at Albany.
Opening Remarks: Hon. Victoria Graffeo
Moderator: Matthew DillonPanelists: Jean Mahserjian, Hon. Susan Preston, John Musacchio, Concetta Lomanto, Diomedes Tsitouras and Michael Donegan
Board Chair Dan Nolan and President & Dean Alicia Ouellette will host an open meeting to answer questions around Albany Law School's recently-announced affiliation with University at Albany. The event will be webcast live at www.albanylaw.edu/webstream
Opening Forum for the Racial Justice Series,
Supported by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, University at Albany’s Departments of Africana Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and the Albany Law School
The Hon. Randolph Treece '76, Federal Magistrate Judge and Barclay Damon, LLP, Albany to receive the Albany Law School Legal Profession Leaders Award.
Join Prof. Keith Hirokawa and co-editor Jessica Owley for a discussion on Rethinking Sustainability to Meet the Climate Change Challenge, with a book signing and reception to follow. This event is open to the public and the Albany Law School community.
Celebrate and commemorate the birth of our Constitution with entertainment, food, beverages, food, education and patriotism.
Albany Law School will be hosting a panel discussion between attorneys, the Albany Police Department, the CPRB and the public to discuss police relations with minorities and young adults in the community. Panelists: Gasper Castillo, Esq. '80, Albany Police Commander Michael Hicks, Jasper Mills, Esq., '06, Mark Mishler, Esq., Community Advocate; Reverend E. Smart, Albany Citizens' Police Review Board Chair and Professor Donna Young. Sponsored by Black Law Student and Latin American Law Student Associations. Reception to follow.
In an effort to consider all sides of what constitutes an appropriate separation of powers, the Rockefeller Institute and the Government Law Center at Albany Law School host this forum in which some of New York State's top legal and government scholars and leading actors in showdowns in recent years will provide an account of what led to and occurred as a result of this landmark case and why, as well as discuss potential ways that budget gridlock can be avoided.
Registration is required by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join Dean Alicia Ouellette '94 in a Cinco de Mayo themed reception!
Generously hosted by Trustee Tom Mullin '76, Vice President and General Counsel, Constellation Brands
A presentation by the Assessment Committee
Professor Huntington, of Fordham University School of Law, will discuss her book "Failure to Flourish: How Law Undermines Family Relationships." A book signing reception will follow in the West Foyer.
A presentation by Christine Chung
Professor Melissa Breger will deliver a lecture on "Healing Trafficked Children: A Domestic Family Law Approach to an International Epidemic." Reception to follow.
A presentation by Douglas Cox,Associate Professor and the International Law Librarian,CUNY School of Law
The Government Law Center presents "Clean Tech Talks: Licensing University Technology" with Heather Hage, Esq., Senior Director, Innovation and Partnerships, The Research Foundation for SUNY
A presentation by Evelyn Tenenbaum and Sarah Ricks,Clinical Professor- Rutgers Law
40th Annual Meeting of the New York African Studies Association; co-sponsored by Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Albany Law School and Union College
Moderator Hon. Mae D’Agostino, U.S. District JudgeHon. Gerald Walpin, Former U.S. Inspector GeneralNadine Strossen, Professor, New York Law School
The event is open to the public
A presentation by Harris Freeman,Professor of Legal Research and Writing,Western New England School of Law
A presentation by Meredith R. Miller, Associate Professor of Law & Director of Solo & Small Practice Initiatives,Touro Law Center
A presentation by Sarah Rogerson, Connie Mayer, and Ray Brescia
A presentation by Professors Nancy Maurer, Rosemary Queenan, Mary Lynch, Steve Gottlieb, and Peter Halewood
A presentation by Professor Stephen Gottlieb.
A scholarship workshop for faculty seeking tenure.
A presentation by Professor Sarah Boonin, Suffolk University Law School
Join Acting Dean Alicia Ouellette '94 and NAA President Amy Kellogg '02 in a celebration of Albany Law's most recent bar passers. Held on the evening before the formal Admission Ceremony convened by the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Dept.
Fifteen New York law schools and the N.Y. State Dept. of Veterans' Affairs will assess how the state's law schools can best provide assistance to the veterans. Luncheon keynote: Alphonso David, N.Y. State Deputy Secretary and Counsel for Civil Rights
Presentation by Professor Robert Heverly
The full-day program, sponsored by NYSBA and the Albany Law
Journal of Science & Technology, has been scheduled for Wednesday,
September 17, 2014, at Albany Law School, from 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. with
registration beginning at 12:00 noon. The program will carry 4.0
Admissions/Career Services Assistant
Presenters: Prof. Vin Bonventre, Albany Law School; Assoc. Dean Alicia Ouellette '94, Albany Law School; The Hon. Randolph Treece '76, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Northern District NY; Prof. John Q. Barrett, St. John's University Law School and Jackson Center Fellow; moderated by the Hon. Albert Rosenblatt, Court of Appeals (ret.) Cosponsored by The Historical Society of New York Courts.
2 Professional Practice CLE Credits Available
Nina Chernoff, Associate Professor, CUNY School
Join us for a unique mixer hosted at Glennpeter Jewelers. Wine and light hors d'oeuvres will be served.