This position is a one-year fellowship in the legal department of Tory Burch LLC beginning in September of 2015. This position is based in Los Angeles, CA. We hope this role will give the Legal Fellow insight into the legal issues facing a global fashion and retail company.
The Legal Fellow – Intellectual Property will report to Tory Burch’s Senior Counsel – Director of Intellectual Property and Global Brand Enforcement and will assist on intellectual property matters at Tory Burch. This position includes medical benefits.
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international environmental action group, which employees the expertise of nearly 500 lawyers, scientists and other professionals to advance policy solutions for the planet and its people before international institutions around the world. Today, our staff works out of offices in New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Bozeman, Montana and Beijing.
NRDC is seeking a one-year Legal Fellow to work with the Southern California Ecosystems Project in our Los Angeles office. The Legal Fellow will work to protect communities and the environment from the impacts of oil and gas development; challenge proposed and existing transportation, infrastructure, and development projects that threaten wildlife habitat and open space; and promote sustainable land use and transportation practices and policies in support of NRDC’s strategic goals of fostering sustainable communities and saving wildlife and wild places. The fellow will assist on several ongoing activities and cases, and will be expected to maintain relationships with external communities and advocates and help develop additional campaigns and cases.
For over 40 years, the National Women's Law Center has expanded the possibilities for women and girls in our country. The Center uses the law in all its forms: getting new laws on the books; litigating ground-breaking lawsuits all the way to the Supreme Court; and educating the public about how to make the law and public policies work for women and their families. The Center's experienced staff take on the issues that cut to the core of women's and girls' lives in education, employment, health and reproductive rights, and family economic security, with special priority given to the needs of low-income women and their families.
The Center is now recruiting rising third-year law students, judicial clerks, and other recent law school graduates interested in applying for Skadden, Equal Justice Works, or other law fellowships to begin in September 2016, to discuss their interest in basing a fellowship project at the Center. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis with priority given to those received earliest.
The fellow will support the Center's work in one or more of the following program areas: Health and Reproductive Rights or Family Economic Security (including child care). Some specific project ideas are described below, but applicants may draft their own project descriptions for consideration. Responsibilities may include researching and analyzing policy and legal issues; drafting a variety of materials, such as memos, fact sheets, reports, comments on regulations, and legal briefs; and working with national and state-based coalitions. Excellent benefits, including four weeks of vacation.
ChangeLab Solutions creates innovative laws and policies to ensure everyday health for all, whether that’s providing access to affordable, healthy food and beverages, creating safe opportunities for physical activity, or ensuring the freedom to enjoy smoke free air and clean water.
ChangeLab Solutions seeks Legal Fellows for a one year term, to support our dynamic team of planners, policy analysts, attorneys, and public health experts who develop innovative solutions to critical public health challenges. Legal Fellows will support our obesity prevention, tobacco control, and healthy and sustainable planning efforts, and will gain experience in a wide range of issues that impact the communities and institutions in which we live, work, play, and learn. Fellows will have opportunities to participate in staff professional development and will be assigned a mentor.
Position will provide professional support to staff attorneys as a member of the Duke University Office of Counsel:
- Provide professional support to all staff attorneys as required
- Provide proactive legal assistance and advice on various legal issues such as: contracts, dispute resolution, government funding agreements, regulatory compliance, research misconduct, international, employment, health care, data security and privacy, trademark, intellectual property, tax exempt financing, mergers and acquisitions, governance, registering to do business in non-North Carolina jurisdictions with attendant tax and corporate issues, and litigation-related matters
- Advise on liability and legal exposure for Duke University & Duke University Health System.
- Conduct basic legal research
- Investigate and prepare responses to regulatory audits and/or complaints filed with administrative agencies, including interviewing witnesses, drafting responses and representing the university in administrative proceedings
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