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FlaLaw: This is your publication

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

On behalf of the Office of Communications, welcome to the 2014-2015 academic year and the semester’s first issue of FlaLaw Online, UF Law’s weekly digital newsletter.

Black and Latino student associations host bootcamp for 1Ls

Black and Latino student associations host bootcamp for 1Ls

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

UF Law’s Black Law Students Association W. George Allen Chapter and the Latino Law Students Association co-hosted a pre-ILSP 1L “bootcamp.” The event, sponsored by Hogan Lovells, was attended by 28 incoming first-year students.

Upcoming events connect alumni and students

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

The UF Law Center for Career Development and Office of Development and Alumni Affairs have organized a series of events designed to help UF Law students connect with UF Law alumni and further their professional development.

Student Affairs announces change to grading policy effective this fall

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

There was a change to the grading policy that the faculty adopted during the Spring Term 2014 which will be effective beginning Fall Term 2014.

UF Law hosts successful sports law symposium

UF Law hosts successful sports law symposium

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

The 2014 University of Florida Sports Law Symposium rose from the ashes this year. On Friday, April 4, the all-day event welcomed practicing attorneys and law students from across the state to the UF Law Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center. [...]

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Students benefit from dean’s going-away present

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

Much of the work of being a law school dean is to raise money in support of legal education. So members of an alumni group thought a fitting going away present for Dean Robert Jerry and his wife Lisa would be a student scholarship in their names. [...]

UF Law grads as JAGS: Battling sex crime in the military

UF Law grads as JAGS: Battling sex crime in the military

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

When Elvis Santiago (JD 09) began work as a Judge Advocate General at the Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, he was fresh out of law school and had no idea he’d be dealing with some of the most high-profile sex-crime cases in military history. [...]

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UF Law journal members take note of legislative session

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

Nine members of the Florida Journal of International Law, Journal of Law & Public Policy and the Journal of Technology Law & Policy traveled to Tallahassee on April 2 to meet with policy leaders, alumni and supporters of the University of Florida during the state’s legislative session.

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UF BLSA caps off impressive year

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

The University of Florida Black Law Students Association W. George Allen Chapter has made great strides this year. Monique Wilson, president of UF BLSA, said the group has increased community service activities by adding service [...]

UF Law offers first free massive open online course

UF Law offers first free massive open online course

Published: Apr 14th, 2014

The University of Florida Levin College of Law is joining the MOOC revolution on a global scale. The law school’s first Massive Open Online Course will begin May 1, with The Global Student’s Introduction to U.S. Law.