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Economics professor discusses royalties at Heath Lecture Wednesday

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

Dennis Carlton, the David McDaniel Keller Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, will deliver the fifth annual Bayard Wickliffe Heath Memorial Lecture at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Carlton’s presentation, “How Should Royalties [...]

Commemorating 50 years of the right to counsel

Commemorating 50 years of the right to counsel

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

A criminal defendant’s right to counsel is often taken for granted in today’s justice system, but until 50 years ago that right was not guaranteed. It wasn’t until the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in Gideon v. Wainwright that courts were required to provide counsel for those who could not afford their own attorneys. [...]

News Briefs: Sept. 9, 2013

News Briefs: Sept. 9, 2013

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

  • UF Law student awarded $4,000 scholarship
  • ADR Team selects new members
  • Being a Trial Lawyer – More than the Mechanics Sept. 20
  • Heritage of Leadership and Fall Book Awards Ceremony
  • Coif Distinguished Lecturer to discuss “covering” your true self in the workplace
  • Restatement of International Sales Law Conference in St. Augustine Sept. 27-28
  • UF Law Class Lectures Honor Justice Overton
  • Craig Ball to open UF 2013-2014 E-Discovery Speakers Series
  • National experts to discuss national security in a changing world
  • Reproductive Rights in the US: 1973-2013
  • LIC Notes: One-Stop Shopping for Books and Articles

UF Law welcomes new faculty and staff

UF Law welcomes new faculty and staff

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

As the academic year takes off, the University of Florida Levin College of Law welcomes new faculty and staff to its campus. Karen Burke, Grayson McCouch, Darren Hutchinson, Todd Venie and Matthew Stubbington bring expertise and diverse backgrounds to assist law students in areas from research to finances to the [...]

UF Law hosts Constitution Day Sept. 17

UF Law hosts Constitution Day Sept. 17

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

Constitution Day commemorates the signing of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, and each year the University of Florida – along with other public funded universities – celebrates the day with special programs and activities.

Jobs & Opportunities: Sept. 9, 2013

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

  • Externship Informational Meeting Tuesday
  • Admissions seeks new recruiters – deadline to apply Wednesday
  • Inn of Court accepting applications – deadline Thursday
  • Restoration of Civil Rights Project hosts training session Thursday
  • Student Law Alumni Council social Sept. 20
  • ICAIR/E-Discovery Project student research assistant opening
  • Got any international photos?

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Tickets still available for Susskind’s lecture

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

Susskind will deliver the University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Marshall M. Criser Lecture Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in UF Law’s Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom, HOL 180. Following the lecture, small groups of students will have an opportunity to eat lunch and engage in an informal discussion [...]

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Career Corner: UF Law grads expand firm, share experiences, gain accolades

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

An affinity for good wine and humor aren’t the only things Bruce Bokor (JD 72) and Wally Pope (JD 69) have in common. They both have UF Law degrees, are former editors of the Florida Law Review, and are founding partners at Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns, LLP. [...]

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Sep 9th, 2013

Professor Attila Andrade is back to teach an eight-week course at UF Law and Dean Robert Jerry was quoted in the media.