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  Louis Brandeis - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Louis Dembitz Brandeis (November 13, 1856 - October 3, 1941) was an important American litigator, Justice, advocate of privacy, and developer of the Brandeis Brief.
Brandeis was born in Louisville, Kentucky, the scion of a Jewish family originating from Prague.
Brandeis University, in Waltham, Massachusetts, was named after Louis Brandeis, as was the Brandeis Award.
open-encyclopedia.com /Louis_Brandeis   (438 words)

 Louis D. Brandeis School of Law - Scholarships and Awards - University of Louisville   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in the School of Law, who is a Kentucky resident and a graduate of the University of Louisville holding an engineering or science degree, and who has an interest in the law of intellectual property.
This is an annual graduation award of $100.00 to the valedictorian and $50.00 to the salutatorian, given in memory of Mr.
Moss, a 1977 graduate of the Brandeis School of Law, designated the income from the endowment to be distributed as a graduation award to a student graduating with outstanding academic honors.
www.louisville.edu /brandeislaw/admissions/awards.htm   (2853 words)

 Privacy International - The 2003 US Big Brother Awards
Brandeis Awards were given to champions of privacy.
The winners of the awards were selected by a judging panel made up of lawyers, academics, consultants, journalists and civil rights activists based on nominees made by the public and experts.
The Brandeis Awards winners are Joyce Meskis of the Tattered Cover Bookstore; Representative James Kasper of the North Dakota Legislature; Edmund Mierzwinski of U.S. Public Interest Research Groups; and Charlene Nelson, a North Dakota farmer who initiated a successful referendum to establish greater privacy protections in her state.
pi.gn.apc.org /bigbrother/us2003   (1656 words)

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The Brandeis Award is named after US Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, who described privacy as "the right to be left alone." The awards are given to those have done exemplary work to protect and champion privacy.
The first awards ceremony was held in October 1998 in the United Kingdom on the 50th anniversary of the writing of George Orwell's 1984.
The Big Brother Awards page can be found at: http://www.privacyinternational.org/bigbrother/ About Privacy International Privacy International (PI) is a human rights group formed in 1990 as a watchdog on surveillance by governments and corportions.
www.geocities.com /old_crazy_atheist/ub309.html   (459 words)

 Privacy International - The 2004 US Big Brother Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Agent claimed that in awarding a Lifetime Menace Award to Osama Bin Laden in 2003, the Big Brother Awards had provided material support for terrorism and thus were enjoined from further ceremonies.
Accordingly, awards for "Perversion of Justice," "Blurring the Borders" between the public and private sectors, and a "Bureaucratic Indifference Award." Instead of the trademark boot on the head, the winners were given large rolls of red tape to symbolize the growing frustration and delay individuals are subjected to as a result of privacy-invasive security measures.
The TSA was awarded this distinction for its operation of the "No-Fly" list, a database of individuals that is distributed to airlines for purposes of stopping or searching suspected individuals.
pi.gn.apc.org /bigbrother/us2004   (1043 words)

 Brandeis Award - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Brandeis Award recognizes "those have done exemplary work to protect and champion privacy." It is awarded by Privacy International and named for Louis Brandeis, a justice on the United States Supreme Court.
The Zionist Organization of American also issues a Louis D. Brandeis Award.
The Federal Trade Commission issues a Brandeis Award for outstanding litigator.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brandeis_Award   (82 words)

Award of Appreciation, to Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk in recognition of leadership effort and outstanding contributions: The Miami Chapter of the AIA
Brandeis Award for Architecture, to Andrés Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk for outstanding contributions in the fields of architecture and planning: Brandeis University, Waltham, MA The Southern Home Award, Development of the Year for Blount Springs, AL:
Award for Entrepreneurial Achievement, for professional and academic achievements by Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk.
www.dpz.com /company_honors.htm   (1074 words)

 Louis Brandeis
Louis Dembitz Brandeis, scion of a Jewish family originating from Prague, was born in Louisville, Kentucky on November 13, 1856 and died on October 3, 1941.
He was an important American litigator, Justice, advocate of privacy, and developer of the Brandeis Brief.
Brandeis remains regarded as the most thorough and balanced among Justices in the writing of briefs.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/l/lo/louis_brandeis.html   (272 words)

 'It's Not Occupied Territory, It's Israel' - Tom DeLay   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
At the dinner in New York, the ZOA's Ben Hecht Award for Outstanding Journalism was presented to Joseph Farah, the Arab-American syndicated columnist who is one of the most eloquent and principled pro-Israel voices in the world of journalism today.
This year's Brandeis Award recipients were Nina Rosenwald and Dr. Ben Chouake, who have been at the forefront of pro-Israel advocacy in Washington and beyond.
Rabbi Moshe Zwick received the Zionist Educator Award for his extraordinary efforts to teach young Jews a deep and abiding love and knowledge of the Land of Israel.
www.rense.com /general44/nots.htm   (327 words)

 [Med-privacy] BIG BROTHER AWARDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Three distinctive "Orwell" statutes of a golden boot stomping a head will be presented to the government agencies and officials, companies and initiatives which have done most to invade personal privacy in the previous year.
A "lifetime achievement" award will also be presented to the organization that has systematically invaded privacy over a long period of time.
The Brandeis Award is named after US Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, who is considered the father of American privacy law, describing privacy as "the right to be left alone." The awards are given to those have done exemplary work to protect and enhance privacy.
lists.essential.org /pipermail/med-privacy/2002q1/000319.html   (359 words)

 News: Brandeis University alumnus Roderick MacKinnon receives the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Roderick MacKinnon, who graduated from Brandeis magna cum laude in 1978, receiving his bachelor's degree with high honors in biochemistry, is this year's recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
MacKinnon returned to Brandeis in 1986, choosing to continue postdoctoral studies in the laboratory of his undergraduate mentor Christopher Miller, professor of biochemistry and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator.
MacKinnon's contributions to science have previously been recognized with a Pew Scholarship and a McKnight Scholars Award in 1992, the Biophysical Society's Young Investigator Award in 1995, the McKnight Investigator Award in 1997, and the Newcomb Cleveland Prize of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 1998.
my.brandeis.edu /news/item?news_item_id=102116   (660 words)

 Zionist Organization of America - May 17, 2000 - Reporter Helen Thomas To Receive Brandeis Award -- Yet She Won't Speak ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
NEW YORK- Journalist Helen Thomas, who helped create the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted List," is scheduled to receive a prestigious award from Brandeis University next month--yet she has refused to speak out about the most-wanted terrorists whom Yasir Arafat is sheltering, who were involved in the murder of a Brandeis University student.
Thomas is scheduled to be honored with the Abram L. Sachar Silver Medallion at the annual conference of the Brandeis University National Women's Committee, on June 2, 2000.
Thomas to speak out, either prior to or at the award ceremony, about the need for Arafat to surrender the killers of Alisa Flatow to the U.S. for prosecution.
www.zoa.org /pressrel/20000517a.htm   (481 words)

 Big Brother Awards - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Big Brother Awards recognize "the government and private sector organizations...which have done the most to threaten personal privacy".
It is named after the George Orwell character Big Brother from the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.
This page was last modified 20:59, 28 August 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Big_Brother_Award   (109 words)

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Positive "Brandeis" awards will be also be given out to champions of privacy.
The Brandeis Award is named after US Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, who is considered the father of American privacy law, describing privacy as "the right to be left alone".
The awards are given to those have done exemplary work to protect and enhance privacy.
www.geocities.com /ashlite_arizona/ib2821.html   (547 words)

 Comptroller of Maryland - Comptroller William Donald Schaefer - Honors and Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Award of Excellence, Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems Shock Trauma Center.
Award for Outstanding Visionary Support of the Arts, Maryland Citizens for the Arts.
Award for Outstanding Leadership, Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence.
www.comp.state.md.us /main/about_the_comptroller/about_wds/honors_awards.asp   (502 words)

 Business Wire: SBLI USA Mutual Life Insurance Raises More Than $100,000 for the Alzheimer's Association; Keynote ...
The award is named for former Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis, who inspired the company's founding and its mission - to provide affordable life insurance products to America's working men and women.
The Blanchard sisters graciously accepted the Goodwill Ambassador Award, which is presented each year to an outstanding individual or individuals whose life and good works exemplify the values that guide SBLI USA.
In addition to Brandeis Award winner Rebecca Rich, the other outstanding Associates honored were Senior Human Resources Associate Sarah Bachus, Director of Technology Infrastructure Paul Capizzi, Telesales Agent Fabio Esposito, Underwriter Geraldine Mauro, Telesales Manager Donna Thaxter, and Senior Claims Associate Deserie Vlasuk.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2005_Jan_31/ai_n9491709   (1032 words)

 Privacy International - The 2002 US Big Brother Awards
On April 18, Privacy International held the 4th annual US Big Brother awards to celebrate the invaders and champions of privacy.
The "Orwell" statutes were presented to the government agencies, companies and initiatives which have done most to invade personal privacy.
awards were also given to champions of privacy.
www.privacy.org /pi/bigbrother/us2002   (354 words)

 Brandeis University -> International Business School -> Asper Forum for Global Entrepreneurship
The management team of hip-hop inspired sportswear company FUBU will be presented with the Asper Entrepreneurship Award, which honors an individual or company which has displayed extraordinary leadership and innovation in the field of global entrepreneurship.
The Asper Award honors those who have demonstrated outstanding success in the global marketplace through creative marketing and business strategies, uncommon attention to detail and execution, exemplary corporate citizenship and by creating partnerships across geographic and cultural boundaries.
The award was established by Leonard J. Asper ’86 (left), President of CanWest Global Communications, Canada’s largest media conglomerate.
www.brandeis.edu /global/news_fubu_story.php   (589 words)

 Penn State Abington
The following awards require that an application be completed by mid-February.
The majority of these awards include a financial need component, which means a FAFSA must be completed for the current school year.
The following awards are made at the conclusion of the spring semester.
www.abington.psu.edu /psasite/cs/shared/financialaid/scholarshipslist.html   (500 words)

 Max Coffman, 95; delivery boy became store tycoon - The Boston Globe - Boston.com - Obituaries - News
He was the recipient of many honors, including an honorary doctorate from New England School of Law and a community service award from Brandeis University.
The award is named for the 19th century author who specialized in tales about courageous, optimistic young men who succeeded despite monumental challenges.
He donated generously to many institutions, including Brandeis University, where he funded a dormitory and a physics laboratory.
www.boston.com /news/globe/obituaries/articles/2005/07/01/max_coffman_95_delivery_boy_became_store_tycoon   (888 words)

 U.S. Big Brother Awards 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The "Lifetime Menace" award will also be presented to a well-deserving organization that systematically invades privacy.
The winners of the awards will be selected by a judging panel made up of lawyers, academics, consultants, journalists and civil rights activists based on nominees made by the public and experts.
We also give Brandeis Awards for those have done exemplary work to protect and champion privacy.
www.privacyinternational.org /article.shtml?cmd[347]=x-347-161639   (350 words)

 Paul Michael Glaser, Television and Film Awards
HOSTESS: Presenting the award for “Favorite TV Star” is a former Photoplay winner herself, as “New Comer of the Year”.
There are almost 9000 hours in the year and multiply that by the number of television channels in the country and then by the number of different actors who play in those and you’ll come up with an outstanding number of choices for any television award.
This is Paul Michael Glaser and I am very, very happy to receive this award from you and very, very happy to be a "Golden Hammer".
www.paulmichaelglaser.org /awards.html   (981 words)

 Gerson I. Cooper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
He served as vice chairman of the Statewide Health Coordinating Council, and was elected the 1992 Executive of the Year for the Oakland Executive Association.
Cooper received the Justice Louis D. Brandeis Award from the Zionist Organization of American, and was awarded The State of Israel Maimonides Award for leadership demonstrated in the field of professional health services.
For his outstanding contributions to the field of healthcare, his staunch support of the osteopathic profession, and the breadth and depth of his community service, we are proud to award the Walter F. Patenge Medal of Public Service to Mr.
www.com.msu.edu /pub-rel/convocation/cooper.html   (327 words)

 Brandeis and BC
Brandeis is giving me 35k, and 27k for each year thereafter if I keep up the grades!
Brandeis gives only up to 19,000 a year as academic scholarship.
It's a renewable $27,000 per year award, but I must achieve a 3.10, or above, GPA at least once in the first two semesters of study, and a 3.25 cumulative GPA at the end of each year thereafter.
www.collegeconfidential.com /discus/messages/757/7940.html   (168 words)

 UCLA Anderson School of Management | Exemplary Leadership in Management | Sherry Lansing
Under her chairmanship, three of Paramount’s pictures won the Academy Award for Best Picture during a four year period – “Forrest Gump” (1994), “Braveheart” (1995) and the highest grossing motion picture of all time, “Titanic” (1997).
Memorial Award and an honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts from the American Film Institute.
She was also the recipient of the Simon Wiesenthal Center Distinguished Service Award for the Performing Arts and was named the 1996 Pioneer of the Year by the Foundation of the Motion Picture Pioneers.
www.anderson.ucla.edu /x7956.xml   (309 words)

 Baltimore Zionist District Brandeis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Brandeis Committee is entrusted with the vital task of running the annual Louis D. Brandeis Gala, from which a substantial portion of BZD’s total operating budget is derived.
The first task of the Committee is to select two honorees who exemplify the intellectual rigor, commitment to social values, and Jewish pride that Louis Brandeis showed, first as a distinguished scholar and jurist on the New York bench, and then as the first Jewish justice on the United States Supreme Court.
Proceeds raised through the Brandeis Gala help support the scholarships which enable teens and college students to travel to Israel, enable BZD to organize community-wide social, cultural, and political events, and provide funding for programs for students of all ages at both religious and public schools.
www.bzdisrael.org /Brandeis.htm   (251 words)

 Geek.com Geek News - Ellison wins Big Brother award
The 2002 U.S. Big Brother Awards kicked off late last week, and Oracle's CEO Larry Ellison was among the recipients.
The award consists of a bronze statue of a head being trampled by a boot (as pictured to the right).
In addition to the Big Brother awards, three Brandeis Awards are also given to champions of privacy.
geek.com /news/geeknews/2002apr/gee20020422011316.htm   (2365 words)

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While at the FTC, Mike successfully litigated numerous significant cases, including the drug wholesaler merger litigation, involving the four largest drug wholesalers in the United States; the Ticor Title Insurance Company price fixing case, involving the six largest title insurance companies; and the Intel case, involving alleged anticompetitive practices of the largest semiconductor manufacturer.
  Mike twice received the Brandeis Award given to the FTC’s outstanding litigator, and three times was awarded the Team Award for litigation team efforts.
In his various positions at the FTC, Mike was responsible for cases covering the full range of the antitrust laws, including horizontal and vertical mergers, horizontal market divisions and price fixing, vertical price fixing and non-price restraints of trade, and monopolization cases.
www.omm.com /Webcode/navigate.asp?nodehandle=31&idContent=2794   (440 words)

 News: From television to neuroscience: Brandeis alumni shine
Marta Kauffman, Brandeis Class of '78, the executive producer and co-creator of the Emmy Award-winning series "Friends," will receive her award in early 2004 (see "Friends creator to receive Brandeis award in 2004").
Roderick MacKinnon of Rockefeller University, Class of '78, is an esteemed neurobiologist and recipient of Brandeis University's Lewis S. Rosenstiel Award for Distinguished Work in the Basic Medical Sciences.
The award recognizes distinguished and outstanding achievement in a profession or chosen field of endeavor.
my.brandeis.edu /news/item?news_item_id=101956   (469 words)

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