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Experts to discuss national security in a changing world at Florida Law Review event

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

From undercover spies infiltrating foreign countries to the timely debate over the use of drones, the topic of national security easily piques interest, intrigue and debate. This year’s Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series will delve into the challenging [...]

3L appointed to Scott’s Gubernatorial Fellowship Program

3L appointed to Scott’s Gubernatorial Fellowship Program

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

A UF Levin College of Law student was recently appointed as a member of Gov. Rick Scott’s Gubernatorial Fellowship Program. Robert Alex Andrade (3L) is one of the 10 student gubernatorial fellows for 2013-2014, who will spend a year working alongside top-level administrators. [...]

UF Law celebrates Constitution Day with cake, reading

UF Law celebrates Constitution Day with cake, reading

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

UF Law student Andrej Milic (1L) reads the U.S. Constitution in front of fellow students, faculty and staff on campus Tuesday. UF Law is part of the congressionally mandated celebration of the document drafted in 1787 by the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia.

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Coif Distinguished Visitor discusses ‘covering’ Wednesday

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

Despite an ever-increasing emphasis on diversity and inclusion in the workplace, a recent study suggests that three out of four workers – including half of white males – have “covered” their identity in the workplace. New York University Law Professor Kenji Yoshino, who co-authored the study, will discuss the act of covering [...]

News Briefs: Sept. 23, 2013

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

  • Justice Labarga lecture open to law faculty, students
  • Printing lab now available on law campus
  • UF grad to practice upcoming U.S. Supreme Court argument at UF Law
  • Restatement of International Sales Law Conference in St. Augustine Sept. 27-28
  • Craig Ball to open UF 2013-2014 E-Discovery Speakers Series
  • Reproductive Rights in the US: 1973-2013
  • LIC Notes: Opportunity to Evaluate New Databases
  • Beginning of the year ELULP Environmental Program Potluck Reception
  • LIC Notes: Recommended Mobile Apps

Susskind: UF on cutting edge of a changing legal profession

Susskind: UF on cutting edge of a changing legal profession

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

The legal profession is changing and the University of Florida is on the cutting edge. The University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series hosted world-renowned legal futurist Richard Susskind on Thursday, Sept. 12. Susskind, whose writings are required reading [...]

Jobs & Opportunities: Sept. 23, 2013

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

  • Prepare for the practice of law in a global society – Study at law schools around the globe

University of Chicago economics professor talks patents, royalties and antitrust

University of Chicago economics professor talks patents, royalties and antitrust

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

More than 70 staff, faculty, students and visitors filed into the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center to hear Dennis Carlton’s presentation, “How Should Royalties be Determined in Standard-Setting Organizations?” “Today I’m going to talk about patents [...]

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Career Corner: UF Law grad living her dream, fighting for equal rights

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

When Shelbi Day (JD 02) was a little girl, she often played in the fenced backyard of her family’s modest home. She’d run and giggle, light brown curls bouncing, face beaming as she embraced the blue Kansas sky. But one summer day, Shelbi’s carefree world was turned upside-down. Parallel to the yard and house [...]

IPVAC granted $300,000 to continue to serve

Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

The Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic has been saving lives for nearly four years now, and it can continue to for another two thanks to nearly $300,000 in grant funding from the Department of Justice/Office of Violence Against Women. The clinic, which opened in June 2010, is the only one of its kind in the United States and the only law school clinic [...]