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Career Corner: An intoxicating practice

Published: Apr 7th, 2014

When Lance Reich (JD 94) pursued law at UF Law, he fell in with a law-school crowd who was into wine. “On Friday, we’d go to the Wine & Cheese Gallery, sit outside and crank out the cheese and wine. We’d do this very regularly. People don’t think about the incredible [...]

Tritt reaps career-defining rewards

Tritt reaps career-defining rewards

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

It has been a good couple months for Professor Lee-ford Tritt. Tritt, director of the Center for Estate Planning at UF Law, has recently been reaping the rewards of his career as a trusts and estates practitioner and professor. In January, he was inducted [...]

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UF Law’s FAWL named Outstanding Chapter of the Year

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

The Florida Association for Women Lawyers selected the UF Law chapter as the 2014 Outstanding Student Chapter of the Year. According to a letter announcing the award: “FAWL has taken notice that the University of Florida Student [...]

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Wolf Lecturer looks at intersection of property law, climate change

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

Property law, with roots reaching back centuries, is not generally thought of as a nimble or frequently changing area of western law. But with the effects of climate change becoming increasingly evident, the longstanding legal [...]

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Dunwody lecturer talks of 32 years on the federal bench

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

UF Law students, faculty and guests learned a little history as Judge Emmett Ripley Cox, of the U.S. 11th Circuit, delivered “Thirty-Two Years on the Federal Bench: Some Things I Have Learned” for the 33rd Dunwody Distinguished Lecture [...]

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

Professors Dekle was quoted in the Florida Times-Union; Professor Marian was quoted extensively on bitcoins, including in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Politico; Professor McMahon published two articles in tax journals and made a presentation at Duke; and Professor Rowe was named to the Lawyers of Color’s 50 Under 50 list.

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Wolf Lecture today examines property rights and climate change

Published: Mar 24th, 2014

The seventh annual Wolf Family Lecture at the University of Florida Levin College of Law will address these and other important property rights issues when Law Professor Daniel A. Farber, of the University of California at [...]

Sports Law Symposium returns to UF Law

Published: Mar 24th, 2014

After a three-year hiatus, the UF Law Sports Law Symposium returns this year to analyze some of the most challenging legal issues in the worlds of collegiate and professional sports. The symposium will be held April 4, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center. The event is free and open to all practitioners, UF Law students, and faculty, but registration is required.

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Mar 24th, 2014

Professor Israel published a book on white collar crime and the eighth edition of a book on criminal procedure; Professor Marian was quoted in an article and gave a presentation at Chapman University School of Law; Professor Sokol was named to an inaugural group of the University of Florida Entrepreneurship Faculty Fellows Program; and Professor Tritt was inducted into the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and was a keynote at the Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning.

‘White Privilege’ author Peggy McIntosh gives CSRRR spring lecture

‘White Privilege’ author Peggy McIntosh gives CSRRR spring lecture

Published: Mar 24th, 2014

The author of White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack spoke March 14 in the Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom for the Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations’ annual spring lecture. The room was overflowing with a diverse [...]