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Rutgers Law Students Invited to Attend Judicial Reception

Rutgers Law students will have a chance to meet and mingle with judges at the annual Judicial Panel and Reception on February 18 from 6 to 9 p.m. This year’s keynote speaker is Chief Justice Stuart Rabner. Additional honored guests include Carmen Messano, presiding judge of the appellate division, Essex County Assignment Judge Sallyanne Floria and state tax court Judge Joshua D. Novin.

Several judges have been invited and are expected to attend.

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Minority Student Program Celebrates 48th Year

Wade Henderson '73, President and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and The Leadership Conference Education Fund will be the keynote speaker for the Rutgers Law School Minority Student Program banquet, being held this year on April 18 at 15 Washington Street, the site of the former law school building, which was recently renovated.

The banquet will begin at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails with dinner and a program following at 7:30 p.m. 

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Prof. John Leubsdorf, 60 Minutes, and Lawyer Ethics

When a Global Witness investigation exposed the questionable behavior of some New York attorneys, whose fake “clients” wanted them to help moves large sums of money in and out of the country, Rutgers Law Professor John Leubsdorf and Columbia Law Professor William Simon wrote an opinion concluding that behavior like theirs was professionally improper. The television show "60 Minutes" used that opinion in a recent television show based on the investigation.

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