Pro Bono

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App uses GPS to log trips

Let's Go has just released a new Live Trip Tracker app.The free app, designed by Efinity on a pro bono basis, uses GPS to track distance, speed, calories burnt and how much carbon and money are saved through using active transport."Back in 2011 we engaged ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - 38 mins ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Commercial Litigator Savaria Harris joins DLA Piper in New York

DLA Piper announced today that Savaria Harris has joined the firm's Litigation practice as a partner based in New York. She will also practice in Washington, DC.A versatile general litigator and trial lawyer, Harris's experience includes a broad array ... [Published Noodls - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Mayer Brown Looks For Same-Sex Marriage Win At 7th Circ.

Media Coverage 29 August 2014Law360Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Hans Germann and associate Frank Dickerson (both Chicago) are quoted in an article profiling the firm's pro bono efforts in representing four same-sex couples challenging Wisconsin's ... [Published Mayer Brown - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Resignation caught college trustees by surprise

From left, Michael Smith, former FairPoint chief, was named interim president of Burlington College by Yves Bradley, chairman of the college's board of trustees. Jane Knodell, University of Vermont professor and former provost, was also named as an interim ... [Published Burlington Press - 5 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Under ‘rocket docket,’ kids race time, few with a lawyer

Lawyers call them “rocket dockets” — court schedules that speed deportation hearings for Central American children who crossed the U.S. border without a parent.Some question whether the children are getting proper legal representation as immigration judges ... [Published Examiner Enterprise - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Global Legal Awards: Global Citizenship Awards of the Year

In this category, The American Lawyer Global Citizenship Awards honor global matters dedicated to the spirit of pro bono and social responsibility. Below are the six winners, as well as the receipients of the Global Citizenship Lifetime Achievement A ... [Published American Lawyer.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Perkins Coie lawyer who fought ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ dies in bike accident

ObituariesPosted Sep 02, 2014 10:55 am CDTBy A Perkins Coie associate who helped challenge the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy has died in a bicycle accident.Sher Kung, 31, died Friday morning when a truck making a left turn struck her as she ... [Published ABA Journal - 9 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Don’t Lose Your License!

September 2, 2014D.C. Bar members whose Bar dues and/or late fee, if applicable, are not received or postmarked by September 30 automatically will be suspended administratively for nonpayment and subject to additional reinstatement fees.Dues are $268 ... [Published District of Columbia Bar - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Postmark, Pro Bono, Deadline
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Pro Bono: Four ways to give back

What do a family law practitioner, an estate planner, a corporate lawyer and a law professor have in common? In addition to their law licenses, these four attorneys have figured out one of the keys to professional success and personal satisfaction.Along ... [Published Chicago Lawyer - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Above and Beyond: Testing for a social conscience

Earlier this year, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court approved a rule adding “access to justice” to the Massachusetts bar exam, making Massachusetts the first state to add this concept to the exam for new lawyers. Starting in July 2016, prospective ... [Published Chicago Lawyer - 8 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Public Interest Design in Washington, DC

image: Alexandra HaySustainability, as defined by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development , entails “the simultaneous pursuit of economic prosperity, environmental quality, and social equity. Companies aiming for sustainability need to ... [Published American Society of Landscape Architects - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Calling Patent Attorneys to Pro Bono

The complexity of patent law and the restrictions on who is permitted to practice have served patent attorneys well — with the resulting generous incomes. The problem though is that these same complexities raise a barrier to entry for many small companies ... [Published Patent Law Blog (Patently-O) - Sep 01 2014]

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During September, Let's Go is running The Great Fresh Air Challenge. "We're hoping that we'll get a number of both students and workers using it [the app]."
...to welcome Savaria to the firm," said Richard Hans, co-managing partner of DLA Piper's New York office and chair of its Litigation practice. "Her unique and impressive skill set, combined with significant pro bono contributions, lend themselves well to the firm's client base, entrepreneurial culture and social responsibility efforts."
The interim team indicated it heard the students' views. "To the faculty and the staff and students: We need to come together" Knodell said
"Robert has devoted his law career to issues involving tribal economic development," said Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Dean Doug Sylvester. "This program is a wonderful addition to our Indian Legal Program and will help us expand the reach of our newest ILP faculty member, Robert Miller ."

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App uses GPS to log trips [Published Taranaki Daily News - 38 mins ago]
Commercial Litigator Savaria Harris joins DLA P... [Published Noodls - 2 hours ago]
Savaria Harris Joins DLA Piper in New York Office [Published JD Journal - 2 hours ago]
DLA Piper Announces Savaria Harris Will Join It... [Published JD Journal.com - 2 hours ago]
Mayer Brown Looks For Same-Sex Marriage Win At ... [Published Mayer Brown - 3 hours ago]
Under ‘rocket docket,’ kids race time, few with... [Published Examiner Enterprise - 3 hours ago]
Global Legal Awards: Global Citizenship Awards ... [Published American Lawyer.com - 4 hours ago]
Amid financial pressures, student protests, col... [Published Champlain Channel - 4 hours ago]
Matthew P. Bosher Elected to 'Leaders in the La... [Published Hunton & Williams - 4 hours ago]
ASU's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Receiv... [Published Michigan Live - 5 hours ago]
Energy revolution now [Published Dhaka Tribune - 5 hours ago]
Resignation caught college trustees by surprise [Published Burlington Press - 5 hours ago]
Families find plenty of 'ha-ha' moments in Brevard [Published Florida Today - 5 hours ago]
Lawyer Who Fought DADT Killed in Seattle Bike A... [Published Gay.com - 6 hours ago]
Don’t Lose Your License! [Published District of Columbia Bar - 6 hours ago]
Vanished without a trace: Authorities investiga... [Published Sott.net - 6 hours ago]
Stratacomm’s Emily Kuhn Joins CNN Digital as Pu... [Published Media Bistro - 7 hours ago]
Report highlights need for greater focus on pre... [Published Charlotte Post - 7 hours ago]
The Learning Circle Is Dedicated To Giving Back... [Published Prlog - 8 hours ago]
Above and Beyond: Testing for a social conscience [Published Chicago Lawyer - 8 hours ago]
Pro Bono: Four ways to give back [Published Chicago Lawyer - 8 hours ago]
Arup volunteers build bridge in Panama [Published ARUP - 9 hours ago]
Perkins Coie lawyer who fought ‘don’t ask, don’... [Published ABA Journal - 9 hours ago]
Narberth Borough to interview 4 residents for c... [Published Main Line Times - 9 hours ago]
Public Interest Design in Washington, DC [Published American Society of Landscape Architects - 9 hours ago]
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DLA Piper Announces Savaria Harris Will Join It... [Published JD Journal.com - 2 hours ago]
Summary : DLA Piper announces that Savaria Harris has joined its New York office. Ms. Harris will practice in both New York and Washington, D.C. She joins the firm’s litigation practice with a wealth of knowledge and experience that will enhance ...
Anna Aven Sumner, Partner, Alston & Bird LLP to... [Published PR.com Press Releases - 19 hours ago]
New York, NY, September 02, 2014 --( PR.com )-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Anna Aven Sumner, Partner, Alston & Bird LLP will speak at ...
Op-Ed: We’re withdrawing from the Arms Procurem... [Published Africa's Public Procurement & Entrepreneurship ... - Sep 01 2014]
Daily Maverick By A FEINSTEIN, P HOLDEN AND H VAN VUUREN August 29, 2014 The Arms Deal was a uniquely damaging moment in our young democratic history. It was concluded after decades of uncontrolled spending on foreign and internal wars by the apartheid ...
Calling Patent Attorneys to Pro Bono [Published Patent Law Blog (Patently-O) - Sep 01 2014]
The complexity of patent law and the restrictions on who is permitted to practice have served patent attorneys well — with the resulting generous incomes. The problem though is that these same complexities raise a barrier to entry for many small companies ...
Greg Abbott Exaggerates His Record on Sexual As... [Published Burnt Orange Report - Aug 29 2014]
Greg Abbott's campaign claimed last week that he awarded over $1 billion to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. Turns out it was only $782 million. "Victims of sexual assault in Texas have no greater advocate than Greg Abbott," said ...
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The American Lawyer's Pro Bono Survey Ranks Fir... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 30 2014]
Pro Bono CPA Services for Growing Companies in ... [Published PR Newswire - Feb 03 2014]
Deputado João Magalhães (PMDB/MG) foi designado... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 07 2014]
Programa Brasil+Competitivo é recebido pela Com... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 17 2013]
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