SBA Director of Tech Replacement Needed

The SBA is looking for a Director of Technology!  Any interested parties should send a copy of their resume (with GPA and Scholar Designations redacted) to: gwsba2014applications@gmail.comand fill out this brief form.  Thanks so much!

Director of Technology
This individual oversees the use and maintenance of the SBA website, working closely with the Chief of Staff and President on the website design. He or she will also help student groups with online PayPal sales for their fundraisers. This year, we are seeking to collaborate with an outside firm to revamp the current SBA website.  An ideal candidate would use their technical knowledge to assist in the executive board in navigating this process.

Fall Employment Postings

USTelecom Association

US Telecom is looking for a policy/regulatory intern for 20 hours a week to support with cybersecurity work.  The office is currently leading a major effort at the FCC CSRIC on adapting the NIST Framework to five segments (broadcast, satellite, cable, wireline, and wireless) as well as some other cyber related activities at DHS, NIST and with the NSC.   The expected arrangement is approximately 20 hours per week at $30 per hour (with work starting very quickly and going at least through the end of the year).

Those interested in applying should contact:
Robert H. Mayer
USTelecom Association
Vice President – Industry and State Affairs
rmayer@ustelecom.org

 

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner

Our Washington, Reston, Atlanta, Palo Alto, and Boston offices are presently seeking Student Associates with a background in Electrical Arts to prosecute patent applications on a full-time basis. Our compensation package includes a highly competitive starting salary, excellent benefits, and tuition reimbursement. Student Associates are expected to bill 125 hours per month. This reduced billing requirement reflects the firm’s desire that a Student Associate perform well in law school. Candidates must be in the top 25% of their class and must either be in the evening program or meet their school’s criteria for part-time status. Candidates should have their PTO registration number and prosecution experience. Industry or PTO experience is a plus.
Send resume and law school transcript to:

Laurie D. Taylor
Professional Recruiting Coordinator
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
901 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001-4413
202.408.4381 | fax 202.408.4400 | laurie.taylor@finnegan.com

United States Copyright Office, Program for Law Clerks

The United States Copyright Office provides expert leadership and advice on copyright law and policy to the United States Congress, federal agencies, the courts, and the general public. The mission of the Copyright Office is to promote creativity by administering and sustaining an effective national copyright system.

The Copyright Office has fall, spring, and summer positions available for unpaid law clerks in the Office of the General Counsel, Office of Policy and International Affairs, Office of the Register, and the Registration Program Office. These units interpret the U.S. Copyright Act and advise Congress, executive branch agencies, and others on domestic and international policy matters. In addition, Copyright Office attorneys support work on critical projects and priorities of the Register of Copyrights, including legislative and policy initiatives, operational enhancements, and public outreach efforts.

Projects of law clerks include:
• Attending congressional hearings, industry events, and roundtables.
• Drafting portions of Copyright Office communications and reports.
• Joining in meetings with stakeholders or domestic and foreign officials.
• Conducting legal research and drafting memoranda.

Candidates for a law clerk position must either presently be enrolled in, or have graduated from, an accredited law school; have a demonstrated interest or background in copyright law as shown by relevant coursework or otherwise; and possess excellent research, writing, and editing abilities.

The United States Copyright Office is a federal agency that is part of the Library of Congress. Additional information about the Copyright Office can be found at www.copyright.gov. Details on how to apply can be found at http://www.copyright.gov/careers/law-clerk-program.html.

Location: Washington, DC

Practice areas: Copyright, Intellectual Property, Entertainment, Government, Government Policy, Litigation, Litigation-IP, Public Interest, Public Policy

Desired class levels: 1L(DAY), 1L(EVE), 2L(DAY), 2L(EVE), 3L(DAY), 3L(EVE), 4L(EVE), LLM

Is field placement credit potentially available?
Yes

Contact information: CopyrightLawClerks@loc.gov