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Top experts discuss national security at Poucher Lecture

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

Since 9/11, the issue of national security has never been far from the spotlight. The Florida Law Review’s Poucher Legal Education Series made it clear that with the ongoing threat of terrorist attacks, chemical weapons being used in Syria, the recent controversies around the National Security Administration and WikiLeaks, and advancing technology – national security is as important now as it has ever been. […]

Panel discusses history and challenges of reproductive rights issues in U.S.

Panel discusses history and challenges of reproductive rights issues in U.S.

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

A panel discussion at the UF Levin College of Law illuminated the progress of reproductive rights over the years while also pointing out just how far there is still to go. Part of a three-day symposium co-sponsored by UF Law and the UF Center for Women’s Studies and Gender Research titled […]

News Briefs: Oct. 14, 2013

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

  • Justice Lewis lecture open to law faculty, students
  • The UF Federalist Society and the Immigration Law Association present: This Land is Our Land? Immigration Reform Town Hall
  • ‘Balancing Work and Life: A Woman’s Perspective’ on Oct. 22
  • Meet the attorneys from Hopping, Green & Sams
  • Ninth annual International Taxation Symposium
  • LIC Notes: Previews of Supreme Court Term

E-discovery expert praises Hamilton’s curriculum as ‘cutting-edge’

E-discovery expert praises Hamilton’s curriculum as ‘cutting-edge’

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

UF Law students attending the e-discovery lecture on Oct. 10 got a glimpse into how digitization of information is changing the procedure of pretrial discovery. Electronic discovery expert Craig Ball spoke in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center courtroom to a group of law students and professors. […]

Career Corner: 102-year-old ’35 grad recalls memories at UF Law

Career Corner: 102-year-old ’35 grad recalls memories at UF Law

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

“They were frightened that I was gonna beat the hell out of them,” Maurice (Maury) Goldstein (JD 35) said with a chuckle on a Friday afternoon in September, recalling being pitted against young lawyers in the courtroom. “And I did, most of them.”
Until 2002, Goldstein was still practicing law […]

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‘Powerful voice for equality’ addresses today’s segregation issues at UF Law lecture

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

While many politicians hail education as a key civil rights issue in the 21st century when talking about policy change and reform, a holdover from previous years remains largely unresolved – school segregation. Pedro Noguera, a sociology professor from NYU […]

Jobs & Opportunities: Oct. 14, 2013

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

  • Enrollment deadline for priority pre-registration for the ELULP Certificate Program
  • Summer study abroad program informational meeting
  • Semester exchange deadline Friday
  • Externship informational meeting takes place Tuesday
  • Certificate student registration priority takes place Oct. 21-25
  • The E. Thom Rumberger Fellows Program deadline Oct. 31

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Oct 14th, 2013

Dean Jerry and Professors Dekle, Lidsky, Marian, Mills and Nance were used as experts in various media outlets and UF Law and the Florida Law Review received notable coverage for the Poucher Lecture on national security.