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Entire Florida Supreme Court to sit for moot court competition

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

All the justices of the Florida Supreme Court will once again visit the University of Florida Levin College of Law to hear oral arguments in the 30th annual Maguire Appellate Advocacy Competition on Thursday, Feb. 13, at 10 a.m. in the [...]

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E-discovery expert: ‘We live in a world of big data’

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

Baron, who is of counsel with the Information Governance and E-Discovery Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP in Washington, D.C., spoke Monday about a few of those tools and the need for lawyers to have a basic understanding of the e-discovery [...]

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Town hall meeting Wednesday ‘Looking Back, Moving Forward’

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

It’s been almost two years since the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The gunman, George Zimmerman, has been tried and acquitted, yet the case still reverberates in the country’s consciousness – questions of race, culture and justice [...]

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UF Law symposium Friday looks at rights, wrongs of Fla. elections

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

Florida has had its fair share of knocks in the media when it comes to election news, but as the fourth most populous state in the U.S., elections and election laws are no joke. The 13th annual Richard E. Nelson Symposium, “State & Local [...]

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Career Corner: Alum makes way in nonprofit law and lobbying

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

As a young conservationist, John November (JD 09) dreamed of protecting Florida’s coastal marshland. Rather than standing in front of a bulldozer, a temporary fix, November wanted to enact a kind of change that would protect the land over [...]

News Briefs: Feb. 3, 2014

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

  • Federalist Society hosts national student symposium in March
  • Mark your calendars for numerous spring events, register now for conferences

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LL.M. students win first place at ABA tax challenge

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

UF LL.M. students Sara Heuer and Julie Ickes won first place at the ABA Section of Taxation Law Student Tax Challenge, LL.M. division in Phoenix. The Tax Challenge is a national competition involving a written competition followed by a final [...]

Jobs & Opportunities: Feb. 3, 2014

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

  • Introduction to Law School and the Profession (ILSP) 2014 Ambassador Program

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Feb 3rd, 2014

Professors Jeffrey Harrison, Omri Marian, Martin McMahon and Jon Mills were quoted in the media, and the Federalist Society symposium was mentioned in the Alligator.