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Mills: Technology jeopardizes individual privacy

Mills: Technology jeopardizes individual privacy

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Jon Mills and his new book, Privacy: The lost right. (UF Law/Chen Wang) Technology has intruded into every aspect of modern life, from how people die to how they conduct […]

Sommers talks about what is wrong (and right) with feminism

Sommers talks about what is wrong (and right) with feminism

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Christina Hoff Sommers discussed her book Who Stole Feminism: How Women Have Betrayed Women on Oct. 8. (UF Law/Chen Wang) One day, Christina Hoff Sommers’ father bought an issue of […]

GADR sponsored alternative dispute resolution workshop with Lynn Cole

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

On Oct. 4, about 60 law students attended a mediation skills workshop sponsored by UF Law’s new alternative dispute resolution student organization Gators Alternative Dispute Resolution (GADR). GADR’s faculty advisor […]

Law Association for Women makes strides against cancer

Law Association for Women makes strides against cancer

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

The Law Association for Women (L.A.W.) participated in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraiser by walking as a team on Saturday, October 4th at Northeast Park […]

The Honorable John O. Colvin: A view from the tax court bench

The Honorable John O. Colvin: A view from the tax court bench

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

John O. Colvin, the chief judge of the U.S. Tax Court, discussed the details of tax court with classroom of graduate tax students. (UF Law/Chen Wang) John O. Colvin, the […]

Sherman discusses family law mediation with UF law students

Sherman discusses family law mediation with UF law students

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Lorraine H. Sherman (JD 98) visited UF on Oct. 10 to discuss her experiences as a family law practitioner. In divorces, Sherman said, children are the “big, big losers.” As […]

Resource counselor helps law students manage stress and anxiety

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Why do I need to consider stress anyway? Stress can have negative impacts on law students. For example, it can lead to a decrease in emotional and psychological health, can […]

Ponce to Speak at UF Law Commencement May 9

Ponce to Speak at UF Law Commencement May 9

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Attorney S. Daniel Ponce (JD 73) will be the keynote speaker at the Levin College of Law’s commencement ceremony May 9. Ponce, former Florida Blue Key president, is a partner […]

Chance encounter leads Karen Mills-Francis to TV fame

Chance encounter leads Karen Mills-Francis to TV fame

Published: Oct 13th, 2008

Judge Karen Mills-Francis on the set of her new TV show. (Sony Pictures TV/ Joe Fornabaio) After bumping into a friend in a parking garage in Miami, Judge Karen Mills-Francis […]