Akron Law Tailgate Party – Saturday, Oct. 4th from 12 – 2PM – all students and families welcome!

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MCHS Internal Competition: Monetary Prizes Doubled Due to Generosity of Recent Alumnus

While in law school, Elliott Lewis (’13) was a two-time winner of Akron Law’s Internal Moot Court Competition. Inspired by his own experience as a competitor, Elliott recently made a generous contribution to Akron Law to double the monetary prizes that are awarded to the first and second place advocates. As a result of his generosity, prizes of $500 and $200 will be awarded to this year’s first and second place advocates.

This year’s competition will take place on April 12, 2014. For more details or to sign up, please email Loren Fekete (ldf13@zips.uakron.edu) or Theresa Rakocy (tar43@zips.uakron.edu).

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What Do Judges Expect from Attorneys?

Judge Linda Tucci Teodosio and Judge Thomas Teodosio will have a discussion with Prof. Hightower’s Law Practice Management class about what judges expect from attorneys who practice before them, and other perspectives from the bench. Comments and interaction are welcome.

Prof. Hightower has opened up this presentation to any law students who are interested in attending.

March 5, 2014  from 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. in Room 151 (Moot Court Room).

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Akron Law Intramural Mock Trial Tournament sponsored by Tzangas Plakas, Saturday, March 8th

The Intramural Mock Trial Tournament will be held on Saturday, March 8. The winning team receives $800 cash prize and pictures taken with the Law Lion Cup. The runner-up team receives $500 cash prize and the semi-finalist teams each receive $300 cash prize. Best witness and runner-up best witness each receive $100 cash prize. All participants receive a free t-shirt & lunch with distinguished area judges & litigators. To register, email Collin Wise at cwise@lawlion.com by February 22. Thank you.

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SALDF Presents the Cutest Pet Contest!

Do you have the cutest pet around? Why not show them off for a chance to win a $50 gift card to a pet supplies store?

Competition is open to all Akron Law students, faculty and staff!

To enter – provide a photo of your pet, your pet’s name and brief description of his/her personality! Email your photo and information to Lucy at lh67@zips.uakron.edu by Friday, February 21st to enter your little star!

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