Hilton UF Conference Center 3:30 p.m. To permanently honor outstanding and notable alumni of the University of Florida Levin College of Law and their contributions to the state and University, the Law Center Association Board of Trustees established the Heritage of Leadership Recognition Society. The Fall Book Awards will also take place during this event. Created […]
UF Law Campus UF Law will be hosting its first National Trial Advocacy Tournament in October. The tournament will provide an opportunity for talented law students from all over the country to showcase their advocacy skills. Awards will be given for best closing argument and best cross examination in addition to traditional finalist and first place awards. There will […]
Martin Levin Advocacy Center This year’s Trial Team Final Four Competition is sponsored by Rumberger Kirk & Caldwell. Further details to be announced.
National marijuana policy topic of 2014 Poucher Lecture The Phillips Center will host an exploration of the legalization of marijuana under the auspices of the Florida Law Review. The issue of legalizing marijuana is timely because Florida voters on Nov. 4 will decide whether to authorize the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. The lecture […]
UF Law Campus 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Institute for Dispute Resolution Community Conference training. Further details to be announced.
Register Now Date: October 24, 2014 Location: University of Florida Levin College of Law, Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Institute for Dispute Resolution presents its 5th Annual Continuing Mediator Education Program. This 8-hour CME will advance the attendees’ knowledge in the areas of communication, ethics, domestic violence, and […]
The conference will focus on victims of domestic violence who became defendants in the criminal justice system as a result of their response to violence against them. The conference will feature Joshua Safran, attorney for Deborah Peagler, whose story is captured in the award winning documentary “Crime After Crime” (http://www.jsafran.com/crime-after-crime.html) and Kevin Cobbin, former attorney […]
UF Law Campus This year’s guest lecturer will be NYU Law Professor Harry First. First is the co-author of the forthcoming book, The Microsoft Antitrust Cases: Competition Policy for the Twenty-first Century. The Heath Memorial Lecture Series is made possible by a gift from Inez Heath, Ph.D., widow of Bayard “Wick” Heath. This year’s lecture […]