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Published: Feb 16th, 2015

Shamika Dalton contributed to an article; Claire M. Germain spoke at the Global Sales Law Conference; and Joseph Little, Jon Mills, Meshon Rawls and Teresa Reid were quoted in the media.

Gator100 Honoree Charles Jimerson: ‘Get out there and prove yourself’

Gator100 Honoree Charles Jimerson: ‘Get out there and prove yourself’

Published: Feb 16th, 2015

By Laura Hogan Charles Jimerson (JD 05) supported special ops missions as a former active duty Combat Meteorologist in the U.S. Air Force. He also studied business administration in college. […]

Gator100 Honoree Ken LaRoe: “Never, ever, ever give up”

Gator100 Honoree Ken LaRoe: “Never, ever, ever give up”

Published: Feb 16th, 2015

Ken LaRoe (JD 92) was driving across the country in a mini-motor home with his wife after he had sold his first bank, Florida Choice Bank, at a profit. While on the road, LaRoe read Yvon Chouinard’s autobiography, Let My People Go Surfing, and decided he […]

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Inaugural ‘Conversations Across the Curriculum’ brings judge in landmark same-sex marriage case

Published: Feb 9th, 2015

The legal profession is an intertwined world that rarely sees a case that only deals with one specific issue. Judge Vaughn Walker, trial judge for the landmark California same-sex marriage decision Perry v. Brown, knows this all too well. Walker will be at UF Law on Thursday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m. […]

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Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Feb 9th, 2015

Professor Ankersen and McMahon made presentations; Tim McLendon recently published the 2014 Latin American Business Environment Report; and Professors Drake, Zedalis, and Rowe were quoted in the media.

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UF Law alumnus honored for service by the American Bar Fellows

Published: Feb 9th, 2015

Serving the community runs in the family of Benjamin H. Hill, III. “It’s part of my DNA,” said Hill, a UF Law alumnus whose father served on the Hillsborough County School Board for 20 years. Hill (JD 65) received the Outstanding Service Award on Saturday, Feb. 7, from the American Bar Foundation Fellows at the 59th Annual Fellows Awards Reception and Banquet in Houston.

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21st annual PIEC examines energy origins and impacts

Published: Feb 2nd, 2015

In just a decade, America has reduced its dependence on foreign oil and increased its production of alternative energy sources. Today, America produces as much solar power every three weeks as the country did in 2008. In recognition of these rapid […]

Inaugural ‘Conversations Across the Curriculum’ brings Judge Vaughn Walker to UF Law

Inaugural ‘Conversations Across the Curriculum’ brings Judge Vaughn Walker to UF Law

Published: Feb 2nd, 2015

The legal profession is an intertwined world that rarely sees a case that only deals with one specific issue. Judge Vaughn Walker, trial judge for the landmark California same-sex marriage decision Perry v. Brown, knows this all too well. Walker will be […]

UF Law professor revises medical marijuana amendment

UF Law professor revises medical marijuana amendment

Published: Feb 2nd, 2015

Medical marijuana wasn’t legalized in Florida during last November’s elections. However it did receive 58 percent of the vote, a hair short of the required 60 percent, so amendment sponsors are trying again in 2016. UF Law Dean Emeritus Jon Mills (JD 72) wrote […]

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Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Feb 2nd, 2015

Professor DiMatteo was recently cited in a number of court decisions; Professors Fenster, Flournoy, Hutchinson and Malavet were quoted in the media; and Professor Stein presented at a number of institutions around the state and nationally.