Posts tagged: BELAW

John Marshall Law School Adds 6 New Clinics – Provide Thousands of Legal Hours to Chicago

Posted April 22, 2014 by

Students at The John Marshall Law School can receive more hands-on experience than ever before, as the school introduces six new clinics to its list of those already respected in local and national legal communities. The expansion is part of John Marshall’s focus on providing law students with an enriching, skills-focused learning experience.

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John Marshall Approves Two New Clinics

Posted December 17, 2013 by
John Marshall Approves Two New Clinics

John Marshall students now will have two more options for gaining real-world experience and for fulfilling experiential learning graduation requirements.

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Business Enterprise Law Clinic linking startups to students

Posted December 16, 2013 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin    Dec. 13, 2013

The Business Enterprise Law Clinic at The John Marshall Law School gives students experiential learning as they help entrepreneurs develop sound business plans.

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Block grant enables John Marshall Law School students and faculty to provide free legal services for business start-ups

Posted December 16, 2013 by

Cookcountyil.gov/economic development website    Dec. 13, 2013

A block grant from the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development is enabling students in the Business Enterprise Law Clinic (formerly BTEP)  at The John Marshall Law School to provide free legal assistance to prospective business. Upon receiving the grant, BELAW Director Michael Schlesinger made the Chicago Southland the focus of the clinic's initiatives.

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Helping law students help the community

Posted December 13, 2013 by

Neal Gerber Eisenberg Annual   December 2013

Corporate attorney and John Marshall graduate Robert Gerber has been a pro bono advocate for years.  He now dedicates his time to John Marshall students through the Business Enterprise Law Clinic. See page 3 for his profile.

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John Marshall review of pedicab proposal shows laws vary nationwide

Posted October 7, 2013 by

New York Post, Oct. 7, 2013

A recent study by Michael Schlesinger and his students from the Business Transactions Externship Program at The John Marshall Law School reveals laws vary across the country on pedicab regulations, including in large cities like Chicago and New York.

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Block Grant Enables John Marshall Law School Students and Faculty to Provide Free Legal Services for Business Start-Ups

Posted September 9, 2013 by
Block Grant Enables John Marshall Law School Students and Faculty to Provide Free Legal Services for Business Start-Ups

A block grant from the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development is enabling students at The John Marshall Law School to provide free legal assistance to prospective business owners in the county’s Southland region.

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BTEP Leads Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Panel

Posted July 31, 2013 by
BTEP Leads Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Panel

Michael Schlesinger, director of the Business Transations Externship Program (BTEP) at The John Marshall Law School, welcomed three representatives of Illinois Governor Pat Quinn’s Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise.

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Faculty Activities and Publications

Posted April 26, 2013 by

The John Marshall Faculty Activity Report is a comprehensive account of all faculty scholarly activities and publications, presentations, pro bono work, and general service to the legal community.

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