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Dunwody lecturer discusses victories and losses in the Affordable Care Act

Published: Apr 1st, 2013

Although the Supreme Court did not reach the overall decision on the Affordable Care Act that he would have liked, Georgetown Law Professor Randy Barnett said victory was achieved “by the constitutional theories we prevented from being adopted by the Supreme […]

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Friday’s Dunwody Lecture examines Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act decision

Published: Mar 18th, 2013

A leading legal expert from Georgetown University Law Center will discuss the implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision last year on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, during the 32nd annual Dunwody Distinguished Lecture […]

Yale and Arizona law professor to discuss racially restrictive covenants at UF Law

Yale and Arizona law professor to discuss racially restrictive covenants at UF Law

Published: Mar 11th, 2013

While the idea sounds absurd today, up until the 1940s it was not uncommon for property deeds to include clauses that restricted the sale of property to whites only. In 1948, the Supreme Court ruled against these racially restrictive covenants and the […]

Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act decision to be examined at Dunwody Lecture

Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act decision to be examined at Dunwody Lecture

Published: Mar 11th, 2013

A leading legal expert from Georgetown University Law Center will discuss the implications of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision last year on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, during the 32nd annual Dunwody Distinguished […]

Panelists discuss affirmative action at BLSA, Federalist event

Panelists discuss affirmative action at BLSA, Federalist event

Published: Feb 25th, 2013

During an event co-sponsored by the UF Black Law Students Association and the UF Federalist Society last Wednesday, it quickly became evident that there are many considerations to be made in the debate over the merits and effectiveness of affirmative action in the university admissions process. […]

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CSRRR to analyze many facets of Trayvon Martin case at Spring Lecture

Published: Feb 25th, 2013

More than a year after the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, many legal, social and cultural questions raised by the case are still being discussed across the country. The Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations will analyze a number of these questions during the 10th annual […]

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PIEC kicks off Thursday to celebrate 40 years of ESA

Published: Feb 18th, 2013

When the Endangered Species Act was passed in 1973, it proved to be a great step forward in showing the United States’ and Congress’ commitment to preserving our nation’s natural heritage and protecting native plants and animals from becoming extinct. In honor of the 40th anniversary of the ESA, the 19th annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference at the University of Florida Levin College of Law […]

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Moot Court teams square off Thursday before Florida Supreme Court

Published: Jan 22nd, 2013

The current members of the Florida Supreme Court will once again visit the University of Florida Levin College of Law to hear oral arguments in the 29th annual Raymer F. Maguire Jr. Appellate Advocacy Competition this Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center courtroom. […]

Tickets still available to see five Florida governors convene this Friday

Tickets still available to see five Florida governors convene this Friday

Published: Oct 8th, 2012

By Matt Walker Senior writer Tickets are still available to see five Florida governors who will convene Friday in Gainesville to discuss critical issues impacting the future of the Sunshine State for […]

New and Visiting Faculty and Staff

Published: Aug 30th, 2010

Fall 2010 New and Visiting Faculty and Staff Tom C.W. Lin Tom Lin has joined the faculty as an assistant professor of law. His current scholarship and teaching interests are […]