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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 […]

Alumnus, president-elect of The Florida Bar to speak to area youth about law and justice

Alumnus, president-elect of The Florida Bar to speak to area youth about law and justice

Published: Feb 18th, 2013

President-elect of The Florida Bar, Eugene Pettis (JD 85), will speak about law and justice to student participants in the second annual Josiah T. Walls Bar Association’s Law and Justice Youth Conference. The conference will take place at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, on Saturday […]

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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 […]

PIEC celebrates 40th anniversary of Endangered Species Act

PIEC celebrates 40th anniversary of Endangered Species Act

Published: Feb 11th, 2013

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 will focus on the evolution of endangered species protection over the past four decades. […]

Former ABA President Smith (JD 49) passes away

Former ABA President Smith (JD 49) passes away

Published: Jan 22nd, 2013

William Reece Smith Jr., a powerful force in the legal world and one of five University of Florida Law graduates to serve as president of the American Bar Association, died Jan. 11. He was 87. Smith (JD 49) – whose legal career covered six decades – also served as president of The Florida Bar and was […]

BLSA panel focuses on diversity, black enrollment

BLSA panel focuses on diversity, black enrollment

Published: Nov 5th, 2012

The importance of diversity and declining black law student enrollment were among the topics of a panel discussion, “50 Years, Now What? The State of the Black Student at UF Law,” sponsored by the W. George Allen […]

Immigration of the Rich and Famous event Wednesday

Published: Nov 7th, 2011

The Entertainment and Sports Law Society (EASLS) and the Immigration Law Association (ILA) will host “Immigration of the Rich and Famous: How movie stars, recording artists, and professional athletes receive […]

The Florida Bar president to speak with UF Law students

The Florida Bar president to speak with UF Law students

Published: Nov 7th, 2011

The president of The Florida Bar and active alumnus at the University of Florida, Scott Hawkins, will speak at UF’s Levin College of Law tomorrow at 3 p.m. in the […]

ABA President Stephen Zack visits UF Law

Published: Oct 18th, 2010

There have been plenty of great lawyers in American history. These include lawyers who wrote the Constitution, lawyers who wrote the Declaration of Independence, lawyers who saved our nation and […]

UF Law first in Florida on July Bar exam

Published: Sep 27th, 2010

The University of Florida Levin College of Law achieved the highest passage rate on the July Florida bar exam out of the state’s 11 law schools, according to results recently […]