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Copyright Issues for Faculty

The following information has been compiled to help answer your questions about Copyright.  If you have any other questions, please contact your liaison. Author’s Rights Michael  N. Widener, Safeguarding ―The Precious:  Counsel on Law Journal Publication Agreements in Digital Times, 28 John Marshall J. of Comp. & Info. Law 185 (2010), Available at SSRN – […]

Dean’s Welcome Message – August 22, 2013

I am pleased, speaking also for our faculty and staff, to extend a heartfelt welcome to our new first-year students, to all of our returning second- and third-year students, to our transfer students, and to all of our LL.M. and other graduate students. I hope you had a pleasurable and productive summer, and it is […]

Royalties in standard-setting organizations at Heath Lecture

Dennis Carlton, the David McDaniel Keller Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, will deliver the fifth annual Bayard Wickliffe Heath Memorial Lecture at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Carlton’s presentation, “How Should Royalties be Determined in Standard-Setting Organizations?” will be Sept. 11, at 11 a.m. in […]

Commemorating 50 years of the right to counsel at UF Law

Commemorating 50 years of the right to counsel at UF Law A criminal defendant’s right to counsel is often taken for granted in today’s justice system, but until 50 years ago that right was not guaranteed. It wasn’t until the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in Gideon v. Wainwright that courts were required to provide […]

Dean’s Message: Levin College of Law Dean Transition – August 9, 2013

This morning I notified the Provost that the next academic year (2013-14) will be my last in the deanship. My last day as dean will be June 30, 2014, which will complete 11 years in this position. It has been my privilege and honor to serve as your dean, and accepting the offer extended to […]