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Wolf Lecture to examine property rights and climate change

Wolf Lecture to examine property rights and climate change

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

The seventh annual Wolf Family Lecture will welcome University of California at Berkeley Law Professor Daniel A. Farber, who will deliver “Property Rights and Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities” March 24 at 11 a.m. in the [...]

Annual Dunwody Lecturer to look back over distinguished career

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

The 33rd annual Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law will impart lessons and wisdom gathered over a long and distinguished legal career, as Emmett R. Cox, senior circuit judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit [...]

Duke sociology professor discusses race rights and justice

Duke sociology professor discusses race rights and justice

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

Almost two years after Trayvon Martin’s death, questions about the racial implications of the case still hang heavy in the air. Duke University Sociology Professor Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, speaking before a packed Chesterfield Smith Memorial Classroom on Feb. 13 [...]

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PIEC brings Florida’s water issues to the surface

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

For 20 years, UF Law has brought current environmental issues to the forefront with its Public Interest Environmental Conference each spring. And for 20 years, the event has drawn environmental and legal experts from across the nation. [...]

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Inaugural Florida Tax Institute a success

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

Last fall, Lauren Detzel (JD 77), told UF LAW magazine that the inaugural Florida Tax Institute had three main goals – to reinforce the reputation of UF Law as one of the nation’s leading tax programs, to educate current students, and [...]

Gator grads give perspective on Florida process of government

Gator grads give perspective on Florida process of government

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

Chris Carmody (JD 05) likened lobbying to sitting courtside at an Orlando Magic game: You can’t play, but you can influence the outcome somewhat by yelling advice to the players. “If you like politics, you’ve got a front-row seat,” he said. [...]

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

Professors Marian and McMahon made presentations, Professor Sokol participated in a panel and Professor Rawls was interviewed by TV-20 news.

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UF Law’s Federalist Society hosts national symposium

Published: Feb 24th, 2014

The University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Federalist Society Student Chapter will host the 33rd Federalist Society National Student Symposium, March 7-8 at UF’s J. Wayne Reitz Union. With only one exception in the last 32 years [...]

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E-Discovery Conference to teach how to build a winning case story

Published: Feb 24th, 2014

The 2nd annual University of Florida E-Discovery Conference will be held March 14 in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center. This year’s conference, “Letting Data Tell the Winning Litigation Story,” will focus on how to locate, parse [...]

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‘White Privilege’ author to deliver CSRRR lecture

Published: Feb 24th, 2014

When Wellesley College’s Peggy McIntosh first published the short essay, “White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack,” in 1988, she re-focused the concept of white privilege for many in the academic world. The career-defining essay offered [...]