Tuesday, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

John F.K. Oberdiek, Acting Dean, Rutgers School of Law-Camden and Ronald K. Chen, Dean, Rutgers School of Law-Newark invite you to a special program and reception to mark the launch of the Rutgers Center for Corporate Law and Governance.

The event will take place at Rutgers Law-Newark, located at123 Washington Street, Newark.

The program includes an introduction by Linda A. Willett, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and Chair of the Advisory Board, Rutgers Center for Corporate Law and Governance. Keynote remarks will be given by Michael H. Ullman, Vice President, General Counsel and Member of the Executive Committee Johnson & Johnson. 

Additional brief remarks by Rutgers School of Law-Newark Dean RONALD K. CHEN, Rutgers School of Law-Camden Acting Dean Oberdiek, and Center Co-Directors Douglas S. Eakeley, Alan V. Lowenstein Professor of Corporate and Business Law, and Arthur B. Laby, Professor of Law.

A cocktail reception will immediately follow the program.

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The Rutgers Center for Corporate Law and Governance will serve as a forum for research, analysis and discussion of current issues in corporate law and governance, and as a resource for faculty, alumni, students and business. Through formal programs, joint task forces, informal discussions and other collaborative efforts, the Center will build bridges between the Law School, the business community, and other Rutgers University units.

Thursday, 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join fellow Rutgers Law alumni for a complimentary reception at the Borgata Hotel and Casino, located at One Borgata Way, Atlantic City, NJ 08401. Registration is required for this free event. Please do so by May 7 here.

Anyone who signs up to attend the State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting (including law clerks) must register separately at the above link to attend the joint Rutgers Law School reception. Beverage tickets will only be issued to pre-registered guests.

Wednesday, 5:00 PM

Class Day Awards to graduating students and student-selected faculty and staff will be presented at the Class Day Ceremony on the Clark Commons Law Bridge.  A reception will follow the ceremony.

Thursday, 3:00 PM

Graduation will take place at 3:00 pm on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the Susquehanna Bank Center.

No tickets are necessary for family and friends.  More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Commencement speaker:

Donald C. Clark, Jr., Esq., Class of 1979

Information for graduating seniors 2015


Thursday, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
New and seasoned practitioners alike will benefit from this overview of landlord-tenant practice in New Jersey.

Topics include:
• New Jersey’s summary dispossession statues
• Practice and procedure in landlord-tenant court, including pre- and post-trial matters
• The implied warranty of habitability
• Rental subsidy programs, including Section 8 vouchers
• Discrimination in renting
• Ethical considerations in landlord-tenant practice

This program also qualifies for New Jersey newly admitted lawyer credit for landlord-tenant practice.

Faculty: William R. McLaughlin, Esq. has extensive experience in residential landlord-tenant issues. Before starting his own practice, Mr. McLaughlin served as managing attorney for the Federal Prisoner Reentry Clinic at Rutgers School of Law-Camden and as a staff attorney at South Jersey Legal Services.

Kathrine R. Leach, Esq. founded Leach Law, LLC in October 2013, shortly after graduating from Rutgers University School of Law. She focuses her practice mainly on small business law, and commercial and residential real estate, including landlord tenant matters. Prior to founding Leach Law, LLC, Ms. Leach was chosen to be a member of the defense team in a multi-defendant federal criminal trial, where she provided litigation support to the lead attorneys.

Region: Central New Jersey
Southern New Jersey
Philadelphia Metro Area
Location: Rutgers School of Law
217 North 5th Street
Camden, NJ 08102
Credits: CLE: NJ: 4.5 (incl. 1.2 ethics) | NY: 4.5 (incl. 1.0 ethics) | PA: 3.5 (incl. 1.0 ethics)
Course Types: Newly Admitted Lawyers Course
Subject Areas: Landlord/Tenant
Cost: $125.00
Detailed Information: Program Announcement

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