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The Docket: USD School of Law Monthly eNewsletter

The alumni enewsletter from USD School of Law August 2016

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Upcoming Alumni Events

Milestone Reunions

2016 Milestone Reunions

Friday, October 14

The classes of 2011, 2006, 1996, 1986 and 1976 are celebrating milestone reunions on-campus at USD.  Visit your reunion website for more information: Class of 1966 50 -YearClass of 1976 40-YearClass of 1986 30-YearClass of 1996 20-YearClass of 2006 10-Year Class of 2011 5-Year…

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2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards Luncheon

Friday, November 18

The University of San Diego School of Law and the Law Alumni Association Board of Directors are pleased to announce the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award honorees: Hon. Irma Poole Asberry ’79Riverside County Superior Court Robert S. Brewer ’75Of CounselSeltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek About…

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Regional Alumni Events


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Upcoming Alumni/Student Events

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2016-17 USD Law Alumni Board Mentorship Program Kick-Off Reception

Wednesday, September 7

The USD Law Alumni Board, the Student Bar Association and the Office of Law Student Affairs are kicking off the 2016-17 Alumni Mentorship Program. Come and meet your mentee and connect with fellow alumni also serving as mentors. La Gran TerrazaTerraceHahn University Center (Bui…

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Lattes with Lawyers

Business Law Society (BLS): Lattes with Lawyers

Friday, October 14

The Business Law Society invites you to take part in a brand new program for USD law students. The goal of Lattes with Lawyers is to connect students with practicing lawyers over coffee in order to help students learn about different areas of law. Hopefully this will remove the (sometimes) frighteni…

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Golf Law Society Golf Tournament

Saturday, November 5

The USD Golf Law Society invites you to its Fifth Annual Golf Tournament at Encinitas Ranch Golf Course.  This event is open to all USD law students, alumni and faculty. It is a great networking opportunity for everyone attending in addition to a fun, relaxing break from work and day-to-day lif…

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Alumni Spotlight

USD Law Alumnus Garrison Klueck  ’86 (JD)

Garrison Klueck ’86 (JD) Named Mensa National Ombudsman

San Diego (August 9, 2016) - University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumnus Garrison Klueck ’86 (JD) was recently elected. National Ombudsman for American Mensa. The national election was held during the ntire month of June and the results were announced at the Annual Gathering…

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USD School of Law Alumna Lyn Semeta ’85 (JD)

Lyn Semeta ’85 (JD) Featured in Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles (August 3, 2016) - University of San Diego School of Law alumna Lyn Semeta, '85 (JD), was the feature of a Los Angeles Times article reporting on her second run for city council and her work on the Huntington Beach planning commision. …

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Sharon Cheever ’82 (JD) and Karen Hewitt ’89 (JD)

Alumni Recognized in National Diversity Council’s 2016 Top 50 Women Lawyers

Los Angeles (July 7, 2016) - Sharon Cheever, ’82 (JD), and Karen Hewitt ,’89 (JD), were recognized by the National Diversity Council in its 2016 Top 50 Women Lawyers, a definitive list of female executives, influencers and achievers impacting the legal field. These women have reach…

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USD Law Alumnus Dick Semerdjian ’85 (JD)

Dick Semerdjian ’85 (JD) Receives James K. Carroll Leadership Award from American Bar Association

Washington, D.C. (July 26, 2016) - The American Bar Association (ABA) Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) announced today it will honor University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumnus Dick A. Semerdjian with its James K. Carroll Leadership Award, which honors members who …

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USD School of Law Alumna Fran Townsend '85 (JD)

Fran Townsend ’85 (JD) Named Senior National Security Analyst for CBS News

New York (July 26, 2016) - CBS News announced today that University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumna Fran Townsend, '85 (JD), has been named senior national security analyst for the broadcast network, effective immediately.  Townsend has more than two decades of experience in intel…

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Law School News

Don Weckstein Professor of Labor and Employment Law Orly Lobel

Professor Lobel Invited to the White House to Present Talent Wants to Be Free

Washington D.C. (August 8, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Orly Lobel was invited to the White House last week to present her book Talent Wants to Be Free and her research on non-compete restrictions. …

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Professor Miranda Perry Fleischer

Professor Miranda Fleischer Quoted in New York Times Article "Researchers or Corporate Allies? Think Tanks Blur the Line"

Washington, D.C. (August 7, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Miranda Fleischer was quoted in a New York Times article reporting on the influence corporations have on think tanks. …

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Professor Vic Fleischer

Professor Vic Fleischer Featured in Bloomberg Politics Article on Appointment to Senate Finance Committee

Washington, D.C. (July 22, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Vic Fleischer was featured in a Bloomberg Poltics article titled Mr. Higher-Tax-on-Carried-Interest Goes to Washington, reporting on his appointment to Senate Finance Committee.…

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Alumni Benefits

Alumni Benefits

Monthly Feature: Get Fit at USD

Access to Athletic Facilities & Fitness Classes

USD alumni have access to the Sports Center pool, gym, weight room, basketball courts, tennis courts, locker rooms, and the Jenny Craig Pavilion McNamara Fitness Center through a Facilities Use Pass. The cost is: 

  • Free for (1) year after graduation
  • $5 per day
  • $75 for (4) months
  • $150 a year 

USD alumni are also eligible to participate in fitness and recreational actvitities such as yoga, zumba, intramurals, personal training and massage. Family member and guest passes are available. 

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