Wednesday, 4:00 PM

Final arguments in our James Hunter III Moot Court Program will take place at 4 p.m. Wed. April 2, in Courtroom 5D of the Federal Courthouse. All law school students, faculty, and staff are invited. Sitting will be Chief Justice Rabner of the New Jersey Supreme Court, and Judges Wolfson and Rodriguez of the U.S. District of New Jersey.

Thursday, 6:00 PM

ALIANZA will host its 11TH ANNUAL “Campeones de la Justicia"  awards banquet in honor of  the Honorable L. Felipe Restrepo, District Court Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and Dean Rayman L. Solomon, Professor and Dean at Rutgers School of Law-Camden.

Registration and cocktails will begin at 6 p.m.; the dinner will commence at 7 p.m. The event will take place at the Clark Commons (law school bridge), located on the second floor of the East Building.

To register, visit here.

Parking for the event is available for $5 at theCamden County College Parking Deck, located at 601 Cooper Street in Camden.

Please stop at the front desk inside the parking garage lobby after the event and let the attendant know that you attended this event to get the discounted parking.

Friday, 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

This program will focus on tools and methods for free and low-cost legal research, with an emphasis on federal and New Jersey practice. Topics will include finding and evaluating government information, free legal content from private publishers, and tips for using the Fastcase legal research service. Also learn how attorneys can elevate their use of search engines, like Google, to more easily find information.

Topics include:
• Planning your research and finding the right tool for the job
• Secondary sources including Google Scholar, ABA Sources and Law Blogs
• Statutes, Legislation and Legislative History, Municipal Codes, Court Rules and Regulations
• Case Law – federal and state government sources and free private sources
• Free Research Offline – Local law library resources
• Google for Lawyers
• Using Fastcase

3.0 NJ | 3.0 NY | 2.5 PA

For more information or to register, visit here.

Friday, 6:30 PM

Annual APIL Night Auction - Join us in the Faculty Lounge at 6:30pm this Friday April 4th for bidding, a wine tasting, and fine hors d’ouevres! You can bid on great items while supporting public interest work.  Many of the items go for a pretty penny. We encourage you to join up with your friends to bid on an item. Teaser: Bid on a lunch with the Head Defender from the Defender Association of Philadelphia, BarBri gift certificates as well as Disney Tickets. Don't forget to check out silent auction items as well. Remember to BID BIG so you can win some great prizes and we can support our students in their Public Interest work

APIL Stipend applications are due by 1pm on Wednesday, April 9. To access the application, go to  http://camlaw.rutgers.edu/apil

Saturday, 9:00 AM

The fourth annual Rutgers Law School Association for Public Interest Law's 5K Run for Justice, benefiting APIL summer stipends, will start at the Rutgers-Camden Athletic & Fitness Center, located at Third Street, between Cooper Street and the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.

In celebration of his 60 years running, this year, Rutgers Law-Camden Professor Roger Clark will be generously donating $5 to APIL for each of the first 60 people who beat him in the race!

Costs are $15 for students with ID; $20 general early registration fee; $25 Race Day fee (for non-student participants); and $15 for the one-mile walk. 

Prizes will be awarded to the top overall male and female winners; finishers in each age category; and for best costume. 

T-shirts will be given to the first 100 registrants. A refreshments and award ceremony will be held after the race.  Online registration is now open: https://runsignup.com/Race/Register?raceId=557 .

All proceeds from the race will go to support APIL summer stipends.

Monday, 12:30 PM

Michael Livingston, a professor at Rutgers Law-Camden, will be speaking in the faculty lounge as part of the faculty colloquium.

To learn more about Livingston, visit http://camlaw.rutgers.edu/directory/949/.

Faculty colloquia are presented for the benefit of the Rutgers Law community and are not open to the public. If you would like to attend a particular event, please contact Greg Lastowka at lastowka@camden.rutgers.edu.

Wednesday, 1:00 PM

APIL Stipend applications are due by 1pm on Wednesday, April 9. To access the application, go to  http://camlaw.rutgers.edu/apil

Students who have accepted unpaid summer public interest positions (excluding judicial internships) should apply for apply funding.  Submit application, resume, personal statement, and employment confirmation (letter or email) to lockbox outside of E208.  Questions?  Contact Pam Mertsock-Wolfe (pmertsoc@camden.rutgers.edu).