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September 2017

The New York State Constitutional Convention: Process and Possibilities

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Curious about the New York State Constitutional Convention? Heard rumors that the process might endanger state pensions? Want to know what a “yes” vote would do and how delegates would be elected? Curious about how you could run as a delegate? This public conversation will unpack the questions above and explore the possibilities stemming from this historic November 2017 election. Monday, September 25, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. New York Law School Auditorium 185 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013 RSVP: www.nyls.edu/NYSCCrsvp…

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Annual Flu Shot Event For Students, Faculty, and Staff

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Time: 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Location: Events Center (W202), Second Floor Hosted by the Office of Human Resources Registration required. RSVP and Questions: 212.431.2131 or humanresources@nyls.edu Accepted Insurances are as follows: Aetna (NYLS’s insurance carrier for faculty and staff.)  •  Consolidated Health Plans Student Insurance (NYLS’s insurance carrier for students.)  •  Cigna  •  Federal Employees Program  •  Medicaid  •  Medicare  •  United Healthcare/Oxford

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Master Class: We’re on the Same Planet, But Are We on the Same Page?

September 26 @ 4:50 pm - 5:50 pm

Transactional Law Practice in a Global Marketplace More than ever, business clients and their advisors are afforded the opportunity—and the challenge—of becoming involved in transactions in markets abroad. What is the role of the U.S. transactional lawyer when working on projects in other countries? How can the coordinating lawyer contribute most effectively to international transactions, those sited in other countries, and those involving multinational participants sited in New York City? PRESENTER James Hagy Distinguished Adjunct Professor and Director of the…

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Master Class: We’re on the Same Planet, But Are We on the Same Page?

September 27 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Transactional Law Practice in a Global Marketplace More than ever, business clients and their advisors are afforded the opportunity—and the challenge—of becoming involved in transactions in markets abroad. What is the role of the U.S. transactional lawyer when working on projects in other countries? How can the coordinating lawyer contribute most effectively to international transactions, those sited in other countries, and those involving multinational participants sited in New York City? PRESENTER James Hagy Distinguished Adjunct Professor and Director of the…

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Impact Today!: Free Speech on Campus

September 27 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Impact Today! is a lunchtime series hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law. The series highlights how current events impact civil rights and civil liberties. Program 1: Free Speech on Campus Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Time: 12:50 p.m.–1:50 p.m. Place: W505 RSVP: www.nyls.edu/ImpactTodayRSVP Professor Nadine Strossen, former President of the American Civil Liberties Union, will lead a discussion about free speech on campus. What limits on free speech are permissible? What limits should be permissible? How do…

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CityLaw Breakfast Series: Polly Trottenberg

September 28 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am

The Center for New York City Law, Dean Anthony W. Crowell, and Professor Ross Sandler, Director Cordially invite you to the 145th CityLaw Breakfast Presenting Polly Trottenberg Commissioner, New York City Department of Transportation Speaking on New York City Department of Transportation Strategic Plan 2016: Safe • Green • Smart • Equitable Date Thursday, September 28, 2017 Time 8:15 a.m. Place 185 West Broadway (between Worth and Leonard Streets) Events Center, Second Floor New York, NY 10013 RSVP www.nyls.edu/CityLawBreakfast145 Please feel…

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IP Lunch: Fashion Law with Ava Farshidi, Counsel, David Yurman

September 28 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017 Time: 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m. Location: Board Room (W204) Lunch: Provided for free RSVP: Not required Ava Farshidi is Counsel at David Yurman, a luxury jewelry company based in New York City. Her work includes general corporate matters, commercial contracts, real estate, employment, and compliance. She previously served as Assistant General Counsel at Rebecca Minkoff, a contemporary fashion company, where she worked on matters relating to intellectual property, advertising, privacy, and data collection. Ava will discuss her career path and responsibilities at…

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Professional Development Panel for Evening Students

September 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Thursday, September 28, 2017 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. W400    Moderator Patrick Hendrick, Student Bar Association Evening Vice President Panelists Colette Foster ’01 is an attorney and speaker, as well as the Founder and Principal of C. Foster Development, LLC, a firm that consults on career transitions. Colette was a Notes & Comments Editor of the New York Law School Law Review and the 2001 recipient of the Joseph Solomon Award. Mallory McGee ’16 graduated cum laude and is…

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October 2017

Magic and the Law: The Science of Illusion with David Kwong

October 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a thrilling magic performance by David Kwong followed by a talk-back session on copyright law and magic with Professor Ari Ezra Waldman. After the event, David will sign his new book Spellbound: Seven Principles of Illusion to Captivate Audiences and Unlock the Secrets of Success. Date Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Time 7:00 p.m. Location New York Law School Room W400 185 West Broadway New York, NY 10013 CLE 1 credit: Areas of Professional Practice Register www.nyls.edu/magic About David…

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LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Build a foundation in tax and pursue a concentration in depth through the Graduate Tax Program. The program emphasizes advanced training in tax research and practice-oriented writing, as well as practical experience through externships. Concentrations: •  Corporate Taxation •  Estate Planning •  General Taxation •  International Taxation •  Planning for Entrepreneurs and Closely Held Businesses •  Tax Litigation The deadline for Spring 2018 applications is December 1, 2017 INFORMATION SESSIONS Thursday, October 5 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, November…

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Careers in Tax Law

October 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

Tax Law is a diverse and thriving field. Meet outstanding tax lawyers and hear about their career paths. Thursday, October 5, 2017 12:30 p.m.–1:50 p.m. (includes light lunch) W400 RSVP: ashley.oliver@nyls.edu or 212.431.2147 Presented by the Graduate Tax Program and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion Panelists Antar Jones ’06, LL.M.’09, Founder, The Law Office of Antar P. Jones, PLLC Abi Oriowo, Esq. LL.M. ’08, Vice President/State and Local Tax Specialist, MSCI Inc. Geraldine Ortiz ’99, LL.M. ’05, Vice President,…

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CityLaw Breakfast Series: Anthony E. Shorris

October 13 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am

The Center for New York City Law, Dean Anthony W. Crowell, and Professor Ross Sandler, Director Cordially invite you to the 146th CityLaw Breakfast Presenting: Anthony E. Shorris, First Deputy Mayor of the City of New York Date: Friday, October 13, 2017 Time: 8:15 a.m. Place: 185 West Broadway (between Worth and Leonard Streets) Events Center, Second Floor New York, NY 10013 RSVP: www.nyls.edu/CityLawBreakfast146 Please feel free to forward this invitation. Cost: No charge, but donations are welcome Contact: nycitylaw@nyls.edu 212.431.2115 www.citylaw.org

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Last day to drop Spring Binding Registration Courses (BRC) with faculty permission

October 16
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The James F. Henry Speaker Series: The Lawyer as Facilitator

October 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:50 pm

In public discourse about essential matters of civic concern, we talk with more skill than we listen. At this event, Danielle Bart and Professor Robert Bordone will discuss the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program’s new initiative to facilitate challenging dialogue across political and identity-based differences, including the initiative’s activities and teaching tools and why its work matters for lawyers and law students now. DATE Thursday, October 19, 2017 TIME 5:30 p.m.–6:50 p.m. Wine and cheese reception to follow. PLACE…

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Claude B. Govan Tri-State Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen Inc.: Annual Scholarship Gala

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Attendees will enjoy a short film about true American hero Tuskegee Airmen. Attendees will also learn first-hand about the Airmen’s “Double Victory” in their battle in Europe against fascism and at home against racism. VIP Session ticket holders will enjoy early access to the event as well as a buffet and wine reception with the Airmen and honorees. The program also includes panel discussions, Q&A, and awards for honorees. Funds raised by this event will support scholarships for eligible students…

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Fall 2017 Open House

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The NYLS community cordially invites you to our Tribeca campus on Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., for our annual Open House. The Open House is our premier fall event for prospective students and their guests. Attendees will learn about our application process, our top-flight academic programs, and life at 185 West Broadway. The event includes a simulated law class, an admissions workshop, tours, and plenty of opportunities to meet our faculty, students, and administrators. Register for Fall 2017…

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November 2017

LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session

November 2 @ 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Build a foundation in tax and pursue a concentration in depth through the Graduate Tax Program. The program emphasizes advanced training in tax research and practice-oriented writing, as well as practical experience through externships. Concentrations: •  Corporate Taxation •  Estate Planning •  General Taxation •  International Taxation •  Planning for Entrepreneurs and Closely Held Businesses •  Tax Litigation The deadline for Spring 2018 applications is December 1, 2017 INFORMATION SESSIONS Thursday, November 2 5:15 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday, December…

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Gala 2017: Celebrating Groundbreaking Women in the Law

November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2017 Celebrating Groundbreaking Women in the Law Our honorees are visionaries whose careers defy the professional limitations women have often confronted. Our society is more just and equitable due to their willingness to push boundaries. In honoring them, we also celebrate the thousands of other accomplished women of New York Law School. They are leaders in traditional and non-traditional legal fields. They are professors who will leave their mark on the next generation of lawyers. And they…

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Thursday classes meet

November 21
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No classes: Thanksgiving Break

November 22 - November 25
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December 2017

Last day of classes

December 1
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Reading days

December 4 - December 5
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LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session

December 4 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Build a foundation in tax and pursue a concentration in depth through the Graduate Tax Program. The program emphasizes advanced training in tax research and practice-oriented writing, as well as practical experience through externships. Concentrations: •  Corporate Taxation •  Estate Planning •  General Taxation •  International Taxation •  Planning for Entrepreneurs and Closely Held Businesses •  Tax Litigation All information sessions will take place in the Office of Admissions Conference Room (W101). Please RSVP to ashley.oliver@nyls.edu.

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Exam period

December 6 - December 19
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January 2018

Inter-session

January 8, 2018 - January 12, 2018
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First day of classes

January 16, 2018
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Last day to drop classes online

January 23, 2018
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February 2018

Last day to withdraw from classes without “WD” notation on transcript

February 12, 2018
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No classes: Presidents Day

February 19, 2018
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Monday classes meet

February 20, 2018
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March 2018

No classes: Spring Break

March 12, 2018 - March 16, 2018
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No classes: Good Friday

March 30, 2018
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April 2018

Faculty Presentation Day

April 4, 2018
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May 2018

Friday classes meet

May 3, 2018
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Last day of classes

May 3, 2018
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Reading day

May 4, 2018
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Exam period

May 7, 2018 - May 18, 2018
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June 2018

Commencement

June 1, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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