Being a Minority in Corporate America Date: October 27, 2016 Time: 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Minorities in the legal field will discuss corporate employment and will share their experiences interviewing for internships and jobs, networking, and working with their white colleagues. Panelists will include Stesha Emmanuel (Todd & Weld LLP); D'Andre Fernandez (assistant attorney general, Civil Rights Division, Massachusetts Attorney General's Office); and Robert W. Harnais ’89 (first Hispanic president of the Massachusetts Bar Association).
The event will take place in Room 304 and is co-sponsored by the Black Law Students Association and the Minority Students Association. When: Thursday, October 27, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Location: Room 304, 154 Stuart Street, Boston, MA 02116 Contact: Phaleya Burnside at firstname.lastname@example.org
Labor Law Film Series: Made in Dagenham Date: November 4, 2016 Based on a true story, this film concerns a 1968 British strike that focused on discrimination against women in the workplace and ultimately led to a new equal pay statute. The Labor Law Film Series is held in conjunction with New England Law's Labor Law course and will be held in Room 304.
When: Friday, November 4, 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Location: Room 304, 154 Stuart Street, Boston, MA 02116 Contact: Monica Teixeira de Sousa at email@example.com
A Behavioral Approach to Lawyer Mistake and Apology Date: November 10, 2016
The New England Law Review Presents a Symposium on Behavioral Legal Ethics
Why does “sorry” seem to be the hardest word, especially for attorneys? The New England Law Review’s fall symposium will consider this question through a discussion of A Behavioral Approach to Lawyer Mistake and Apology, an article by special guest Catherine Gage O'Grady.
O’Grady serves as associate dean of academic affairs and professor of law at the University of Arizona’s James E. Rogers College of Law. She will be joined in a panel discussion by New England Law | Boston Professor Tigran Eldred; Barbara Bowe of Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers; and Professor Paul Tremblay of Boston College Law School. The discussion will be moderated by New England Law Professor Barbara Dortch-Okara.
When: Thursday, November 10, 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Location: Cherry Room, 154 Stuart Street, Boston, MA 02116
Contact: Briana Matuszko, Business Managing Editor, at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, visit the New England Law Review website.