Press Release tagged with "law"

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Central Islip, NY - Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the creation of seven new endowed student scholarships funded in the first quarter of fiscal year 2013-2014. These new scholarships have increased Touro Law’s endowed, named scholarship offerings by 33% in the last few months.
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Central Islip, N.Y. - Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the establishment of the John Santucci Justice Scholarship created with a gift of $100,000 donated by Tom Santucci ’83 and friends and family in honor of his father John Santucci former District Attorney of Queens County. The scholarship will be awarded annually to a rising second year student who demonstrates a commitment to perseverance and personal integrity.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce Ken Rosenblum has been appointed Visiting Professor and Director of the Veterans’ and Servicemembers’ Rights Clinic. Rosenblum has been with Touro Law since 1990 and currently serves as the Law Center’s Associate Dean for Administration.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Beginning this Fall, Touro Law Center will implement a five-year strategic plan, Portals to Practice, a cutting-edge program that reconceives and restructures the law school experience. The Portals to Practice expands the scope and quality of legal education by focusing on the development of legal professionals, from pre-law through post-graduation.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a screening of the new documentary, "Brothers of the Black List" will take place at Touro Law on Wednesday, September 3 at 6:00 pm in the auditorium. The event is free of charge and open to the public. Following the documentary, a panel discussion will be held with an open question and answer session for audience members. Panel members include filmmaker Sean Gallagher, lawyer for the plaintiffs Scott Fein, and Kirk Allen, one of the former students featured in the film. The panel will be moderated by Touro Law Bruce K. Gould Distinguished Professor of Law Richard Klein. The event is being sponsored by the Black Law Students Association, the Criminal Law Society, the Long Island Black Bar Association (AMISTAD) and the New York Civil Liberties Union. 
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New York, N.Y. - Touro Law Center, home of the Superstorm Sandy Disaster Relief Clinic, is warning Sandy victims of impending deadlines for insurance claims. On the heels of these deadlines, Touro Law Center faculty and students are taking new steps to continue helping storm victims navigate the confusing legal bureaucracy. 
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that, in collaboration with Touro College School of Health Sciences and with New York Medical College\'s Center for Long Term Care Research and Policy, Touro Law will host the inaugural session of the conference “Aging in Place: A Stakeholders\' Conference on Care, Healthcare, Finance, and Law” on Friday, June 20, 2014, between 8:30 a.m. and 3:45 p.m.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin has named Margarett Williams the new Director of Externship Programs and Employer Relations. Margarett’s new role will be effective as of June 2014 and a search to find an Assistant Dean of Career Services will commence shortly thereafter.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Eight students from Southern University Law Center, located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana arrived at Touro Law Center on Sunday, August 4 to spend a week at Touro Law’s Disaster Assistance Clinic that has been helping victims of Superstorm Sandy since the storm hit. Some of the Louisiana students lost their homes in Hurricane Katrina.
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a $48,000 grant from the David A. Berg Foundation. The grant will be used to fund twelve David Berg Public Interest Fellows this summer.