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Explore South Africa, learn rich history and culture this summer

Explore South Africa, learn rich history and culture this summer

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

Ever wanted to explore another continent or be immersed in another culture? Students enrolled in the UF Law South Africa study abroad program can do that and more this summer. From June 10 to July 12, students will be enrolled in the University of Cape Town (UCT), studying comparative and [...]

Experts to tackle preemption puzzles at UF Law Nelson Symposium

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

Everybody knows that federal law preempts state law, which in turn preempts local law – pretty simple right? Unfortunately, it’s not always quite so clear. The area of preemption in law can raise some tricky questions in several areas, including firearms, immigration, renewable energy, agriculture and fracking.

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Florida Supreme Court to hear Moot Court competition

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

The entire Florida Supreme Court will once again sit en banc in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center courtroom to hear oral arguments at the 29th annual Raymer F. Maguire, Jr. Moot Court Competition, sponsored by Holland & Knight LLP. The competition is Thursday, Jan. 24, at 10 a.m. and features skilled advocates from the Florida Moot Court Team, who will later compete in the prestigious American Bar Association competition.

Faculty Scholarship & Activities: Jan. 14, 2013

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

Professor Nancy Dowd was quoted in a video segment on single-parent families and Professor Paul Gugliuzza’s review essay was published in the Iowa Law Review.

Jobs & Opportunities: Jan. 14, 2013

Published: Jan 14th, 2013


Communications Office seeks writer


The Communications Office at UF Law seeks a talented writer to assist with news, events and feature stories for its weekly publication, FlaLaw Online.

2013 Evan Yegelwel Summer Fellowship application deadline Thursday


The Evan Yegelwel Summer Fellowship award permits one UF Law student to participate in a paid Summer Fellowship Program at the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Florida Regional Office in Boca Raton.

Spring Semester Foreign Enrichment Course and Spring Break Field Course will feature International Development Law and Policy


The UF Levin College of Law Environmental and Land Use Law Program will offer the following conservation and development practice related courses for Spring 2013 Semester

News Briefs: Jan. 14, 2013

News Briefs: Jan. 14, 2013

Published: Jan 14th, 2013

  • Friday’s 5K Fun Run benefits 2013 PIEC
  • Two students take home grand prize in CJC video advocacy competition
  • UF Law forging ahead
  • LIC Notes: CRS Summary of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
  • Learn about the UF Law summer program in France today
  • South Africa 2013 study abroad program interest meeting Tuesday
  • Costa Rica 2013 summer abroad informational meeting Jan. 22
  • Learn about summer externships Jan. 23
  • Nelson Symposium examines conflicts between state and federal laws Feb. 8