NOTAS BENE Fall 2008

Faculty Scholarship & Activities Mary Adkins Legal Skills Professor Published “Seven Qualities for Beginning Appellate Attorneys,” 16 The Record (2008) (the journal of the Appellate Practice Section, Florida Bar) Received scholarship grant from the Association of Legal Writing Directors to support development of an article on the

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Book round-up: Jon Mills

Privacy: The Lost Right Technology has intruded into every aspect of modern life, from how people die to how they conduct their public and private business. Although the benefits of technology are obvious, the risks can be huge. That’s because every cell phone

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Raising the Bar

By Adrianna C. Rodriguez Virtually overnight, John “Jay” G. White III’s (JD 83) client base swelled into the thousands. When White took office as the 60th president of the Florida bar, he took on representation for the estimated 85,000 members of

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Class Notes Winter 2008

1953 Melvyn B. Frumkes was honored with the Lifetime Service Award by the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. 1964 Gerald F. Richman, president of the law firm of Richman Greer, has been named president of the Palm Beach County Chapter of the

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Hall of Justice

Andrew C. Hall fights for the rights of victims of state-sponsored terrorism. By Ian Fisher In 1992, Andrew C. Hall (JD 68) heard a horrific story about a stranger, also named Hall, who endured the unthinkable. Chad Hall, an American working

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Anatomy of a Gerrymander

To many Floridians, tasking elected representatives to draw nonpartisan voting districts seems a lot like tasking the fox to guard the henhouse … every 10 years feathers fly. “Reapportionment, or how we divide our districts for the Legislature and Congress,

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