Category Archives: Making History

Haute Links

THIS WEEK IN FASHION, BEAUTY, BRAND, AND ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Get the perfect manicure for spring/Diane Von Furstenberg honored five inspirational women this past weekend at the annual DVF Awards in New York. Among attendees were Gabby Douglas and Robin Roberts/Socialite turned … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Presidential Inauguration 2013

Be a part of history. The Presidential Inaugural Committee 2013 is seeking enthusiastic  volunteers for the upcoming inauguration activities. Sign up today!  

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First Lady Michelle Obama Captivates Audience at #DNC2012

Charlotte, NC – Democratic National Convention – September 4, 2012 -First Lady Michelle Obama delivers speech on the opening night of the convention wearing Tracy Reese. Oh, and let’s not forget to mention that hair, whipped by Mr. Johnny Wright. … Continue reading

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2012 Nation’s Best Advocates: 40 Lawyers Under 40

Caesars Palace Hotel in Las Vegas, NV – July 15, 2012 – IMPACT and the National Bar Association (NBA) honored leading African American legal professionals in both public and private practice, including advocates, corporate counsels, judges, and other lawyers using their degree in … Continue reading

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When Fashion and the Law Collide: Copyright Bill to Protect Fashion Designs

On December 1, the Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously passed a bill introduced by Senator Charles Schumer (D-New York), called the Innovative Design Protection and Piracy Prevention Act (IDPPPA, S.3728), that will give copyright protection to clothing designs, protecting them from copycats. The … Continue reading

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The Man Had Style

  In the words of Yves Saint Laurent, “Fashion is temporary. Style is forever.” R.I.P Michael Jackson. MJ was spotted recently sporting Balmain. See here and here. Who’s bad?

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First Lady Michelle Obama on TIME

TIME magazine interviewed the First Lady for the article “The Meaning of Michelle Obama.” In the interview, the First Lady told the mag, I tried not to come into this with too many expectations one way or the other. I felt … Continue reading

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Making History: Model Liya Kebede Partners with J. Crew

In good news of the day. Etheopian supermodel Liya Kebede  will be the first model to be featured exclusively, cover to cover, for the  J. Crew catalogue. What is more, the company will also carry pieces of Liya’s own line of … Continue reading

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It’s A Bad Day to be a JD

The folks over at Above the Law are reporting shocking numbers of lawyers who have been let go from their firms and entering first year associates who’s start dates have been postponed (all the way to 11/10) or who’s offers have been revoked! … Continue reading

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Making History: Michelle O. on the Cover of O Magazine!

Oprah has never had anyone else on the cover of her O. Magazine. Until now. The April cover will feature both Oprah herself and the First Lady, Michelle Obama. That’s such exciting, fabulous news!!!

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