The Bulletin

Bulletin Edition: 17 March 2017.

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General Announcements
Feminine Hygiene Product Drive

 If/When/How will be collecting feminine hygiene products in collaberation with Project Period from the YWCA. These products will be given to women's shelters around Tucson. There will be a box in the lobby from 3/20 to 3/30 and we will also be tabling Tuesday-Thursday next week! Cash donations are also accepted. 

Contact: Hannah Kyle
Upcoming Events
Conversations with Bob Mundheim: Michele Coleman Mayes
Date/Time: Monday, March 20, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Faculty Lounge, #237

Michele Coleman Mayes is vice president, general counsel and secretary for the New York Public Library.  Previously, she served as executive vice president and general counsel for Allstate Insurance Company.  She served as a senior vice president and general counsel of Pitney Bowes Inc. (2003-07) and in several legal capacities at Colgate-Palmolive (1992-2003).  In 1982, Ms. Mayes entered the corporate sector as managing attorney of Burroughs Corporation, and then was staff vice president and associate general counsel for Unisys Corporation worldwide litigation.  From 1976 through 1982, she served in the U.S. Department of Justice as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Detroit and Brooklyn, eventually assuming the role of Chief of the Civil Division in Detroit.  Ms. Mayes currently chairs the American Bar Association's Commission on Women in the Profession.

In this popular annual series, Bob Mundheim moderates informal conversations with national leaders in business and law, relating their experiences in and perspectives about corporate governance, markets, ethics and career development.  The series is free and open to members of the UA community, and will be of particular interest to law and business students.  Lunch provided; seating is limited.

Contact: Nancy Stanley
Core Competencies - Hitting the Ground Running in Your First Summer Gig
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 21, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 137

Lindsay Fiore and Coree Neumeyer from Quarles & Brady's Phoenix office will visit Arizona Law to discuss Core Competencies, a program for 1Ls about succeeding in your first legal summer job.

Contact: Shannon Walker
Plain English for Lawyers Workshop
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 21, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 156

Plain English for Lawyers

On Tuesday, March 21 at 12:15, Prof Rabe will offer the next Plain English for Lawyers workshop in room 156.  There is no preparation required for this workshop, but you may visit this link for a suggested short reading and other details about the workshop series:

Light refreshments will be served.  Please bring your own drink.    

Contact: Suzanne Rabe
Regulatory Science Series Lecture: "The Inky Truth"
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 21, 2017  12:05:PM
Location: College of Medicine, Room 3230 (1501 N. Campbell Ave.)

Regulatory Science Series Lecture: "The Inky Truth"

Who regulates tattoo ink? Should it be regulated? What are the health implications when regulation is lacking? Join the Regulatory Science Program for a discussion of these issues led by Sarah Malanga, JD, MPH.

Webcast available through UAHS BioCommunications (

Contact: Erin Redmon
Tactical Police: Needs of Law Enforcement to Combat Crime
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 21, 2017  12:10:PM
Location: Room 168

 Please join the Federalist Society and the American Constitution Society at lunchtime on Tuesday, 3/21 in Room 168 for a co-sponsored event entitled "Tactical Police: Needs of Law Enforcement to Combat Crime," to discuss equipment needs of law enforcement with representatives of Tucson Police Department and Radley Balko (author of Rise of the Warrior Cop), moderated by Professor Jason Kreag. Free lunch (Chik Fil A)!

Contact: Amanda wWeaver
Info Session for IELP Certificate 2017 Graduates
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 21, 2017  12:15:PM
Location: Room 118

 This info session is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED if you expect to receive a certificate in International Economic Law and Policy in May 2017. Prof. David Gantz will go over the requirements for receiving the certificate and will help you fill out the required forms to ensure you’re on track to receive the IELP Certificate in May.

Contact: Emma Buck
PCLP presents Tom Rankin
Date/Time: Wednesday, March 22, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 156

 Please join us Wednesday, March 22 in Room 156 for a presentation by Assistant Attorney General Tom Rankin.  Tom is the Section Chief Counsel of the Financial Remedies section of the Attorney General's Office, and he is widely considered the "go-to" guy for asset forfeiture law in Arizona.  Come listen to an insightful talk on this legal hot topic.  As always, pizza will be served!

Contact: Matthew Ashton
Health Law Career Panel
Date/Time: Thursday, March 23, 2017  12:00:PM
Location: Room 126
In this lunchtime panel discussion, professionals with health-related legal experience will answer questions and provide advice to students interested in health law and policy. CHIPOTLE will be provided. Panelists include (among others) Tracy Nuckolls, former Executive Vice President of Business Affairs and Chief Legal Officer for TMC HealthCare and Julia Strange, Vice President of Community Benefit for TMC HealthCare. This event is hosted by the Students of Arizona Health Law Organization (SAHLO). 
Contact: Kirin Goff
For 3Ls: Post-Graduate Law Clerk Opportunities at Pima County Superior Court
Date/Time: Thursday, March 23, 2017  12:15:PM
Location: Room 118

Panel for 3Ls will feature PCSC Associate Presiding Judge Kenneth Lee, HR Manager Irja Saar, and several PCSC Law Clerks.  Topics will include the role of a law clerk, tips on the hiring process, ethical considerations, and more.  Lunch will be served.

Contact: Shannon Walker
Applying for Post-Graduate Judicial Clerkships: Questions & Answers
Date/Time: Friday, March 24, 2017  03:00:PM
Location: Room 118

Dean Karen Kowalski and Senior Director Shannon Trebbe will be on hand to answer questions about post-graduate judicial clerkships and the application process.

Contact: Shannon Walker
SBA's Annual Trivia Night
Date/Time: Friday, March 24, 2017  07:00:PM
Location: Room 164

SBA presents our Annual Trivia Night on Friday, March 24th. Gather your team of five at 7pm in room 164 for drinks, food, and brainteasers! There will be prizes for 1st Place and Best Team Name. $5 for SBA members, and $8 for non-SBA members. Dinner is included! Sign your team up during lunch! Prices will go up at the door!

Contact: Rachel Dyckman
Regulatory Science Series: Free Speech and the FDA
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 28, 2017  12:05:PM
Location: College of Medicine, Room 3230 (1501 N. Campbell Ave.)


How does the First Amendment freedom-of-speech provision affect the FDA's ability to restrict what claims can be made about certain products? Join the discussion about off-label communications, compelled speech labeling and the standard for "false and misleading" information.

Speaker: Livia Thevenard Cook, JD, Regulatory Science Fellow

Contact: Erin Redmon

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