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The Docket: USD School of Law Monthly eNewsletter

The alumni enewsletter from USD School of Law November 2016

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Upcoming Alumni Events

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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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San Francisco Law Alumni Reception

San Francisco Bay Area Law Alumni Chapter Kick-off

Thursday, January 5

Join USD School of Law Dean Stephen Ferruolo for the USD Law Alumni San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Kick-Off Reception.  ThirstyBear Organic Brewery661 Howard StreetSan Francisco, CA 94015(415) 974-0905Hors d'oeuvres & drinks hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations …

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Mock Interviews

Alumni Needed for Mock Interviews: January 24-27

Tuesday, January 24

USD School of Law's Office of Career and Professional Development is recruiting alumni to conduct mock job interviews with students for the annual Spring Alumni Mock Interview Program January 24-27. Career Services Warren Hall Room 113 Reserved parking in the Mission Parking Str…

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Regional Alumni Events


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Alumni Spotlight

Professor Lisa Ramsey

Professor Lisa Ramsey Presented Paper at Maurer School of Law at Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington, Ind. (November 10, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Lisa Ramsey presented her new paper, “A Free Speech Right to Trademark Protection?," to faculty and students at the Maurer School of Law at Indiana University Bloomington on Thursday, …

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USD Law Alumnus Erik Greupner ‘04 (JD)

Erik Greupner ‘04 (JD) Promoted to Chief Operating Officer of the San Diego Padres

San Diego (November 9, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumnus Erik Greupner, ‘04 (JD), was featured in the San Diego Business Journal following his promotion to chief operating officer of the San Diego Padres.…

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USD Law Alumnus Theo Epstein ’00 (JD)

USD School of Law Congratulates Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein ’00 (JD) on Winning the 2016 World Series

Cleveland, Ohio (November 3, 2016) – Congratulations to University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumnus Theo Epstein, ’00 (JD), president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs.  The Cubs became the 2016 World Series Champions on Wednesday, November 2, beating the Clevelan…

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Alumni Recognized as "Outstanding Trial Lawyers" by Consumer Attorneys of San Diego

San Diego (October 24, 2016) – Four University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumni were recognized last week as "Outstanding Trial Lawyers" at the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego’s (CASD) annual Evening with the Trial Stars Awards Dinner held at the U.S. Grant Hotel.…

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Katie Lepore '16 (JD)

Katie Lepore ’16 (JD) Receives Honorable Mention in Annual Mary Moers Wenig Writing Competition

San Diego (October 24, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law recent alumna Katie Lepore ’16 (JD) received an honorable mention in the American College of Trust and Estate Council's Annual Mary Moers Wenig Writing Competition for a paper she wrote while a 3L student at …

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Jae Park ’04 (JD)

Jae Park ’04 (JD) Honored for Pro Bono Legal Work

San Diego (October 21, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumnus Jae Park, ’04 (JD), was featured in a San Diego Union Tribune article on Casa Cornelia Law Center naming him its 2016 Distinguished Pro Bono Attorney of the Year during its ninth annual La Mancha Awar…

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Law School News

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USD School of Law Launches New Special Education Law and Advocacy Series

San Diego (November 4, 2016) –  Today, the University of San Diego (USD) School of Law announced its new Special Education Law and Advocacy Series (SELAS), designed to help professionals and parents in the special education arena learn to navigate this highly specialized field of law…

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Don Weckstein Professor of Labor and Employment Law Orly Lobel

Professor Lobel Interviewed on Bloomberg Law Regarding Lawsuit Against Amazon for Overtime Pay

Chicago (November 4, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Orly Lobel joined Bloomberg Law to discuss a lawsuit against Amazon that was brought by a group of delivery drivers in Chicago, Illinois, who are suing the company for overtime pay. Amazon is challenging th…

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Don Weckstein Professor of Labor and Employment Law Orly Lobel

Professor Lobel Research Impacts White House Call to Action

Washington, D.C. (October 26, 2016) – In August 2016, University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Orly Lobel was invited to the White House to present her research on non-compete restrictions. Since then, Lobel has served as a member of a White House working group to put to…

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Mike Ramsey

Professor Ramsey Presented at Foreign Relations Law Roundtable at Yale Law School

New Haven, Conn. (October 15, 2016) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Professor Michael Ramsey spoke at a roundtable on foreign relations law at Yale Law School on Saturday, October 15.…

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Alumni Benefits

Alumni Benefits

Monthly Feature: Road Runner Sports

10% Discount for Alumni & 10% Donated to USD

Road Runner Sports offers a 10% discount on all footwear and apparel. VIP members receive an additional 10% off of all purchases. Road Runner Sports donates 10% of every purchase USD in support of university ​events ​and students. To take advantage of this special offer and provide support to USD, visit a Road Runner Sports retail location or www.roadrunnersports.com, and use the corresponding offer codes: 7160500306 (RETAIL) or TOREROS16 (WEBSITE). 

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Named Scholarships

Named Scholarships

Leading Change: Finch, Thornton & Baird LLP Scholarship

USD School of Law is launching a Named Scholarship section of the Docket that will showcase one of the law school's named scholarships in each monthly issue of the Docket. Funding a scholarship is a meaningful way to give back to the law school​ and serves​ a vital role in shaping the quality​, diversity, and ​caliber of student graduating ​from ​USD. Our first feature is the Finch, Thornton & Baird LLP Scholarship, from Dustin Jones '07 (JD), awarded to a student with background in building, construction, engineering, or architecture.

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