Levin College of Law

Spring 2020 Academic Events

Many outstanding scholars visit the University of Florida Levin College of Law to present research at workshops and academic conferences. We are happy to share a list of the scholars and other distinguished visitors who will participate in some of our upcoming Spring 2020 academic events. Check back for more updates as events and speakers are added.

Friday, January 17

Tax Colloquium

Joshua Blank, Professor of Law, UCI Law and Leigh Osofsky, Professor of Law, UNC Law, present Automated Legal Guidance as part of the University of Florida Levin College of Law Tax Colloquium, sponsored by the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 11:30 am
Location: Holland Hall 180
Invitation

Friday, January 24

The 10th Annual Ellen Bellet Gelberg Tax Policy Lecture

William Gale, PhD,  The Arjay and Frances Fearing Miller Chair in Federal Economic Policy, Brookings Institution; Janet Holtzblatt, PhD, Senior Fellow, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center; David Kamin, Professor of Law, NYU Law; and Alan Viard, PhD, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute, will address Taxing Wealth.

Time: 9:00 am
Location: Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center Courtroom
Invitation

Thursday, January 30

The Institute for Dispute Resolution Lecture

Larry Watson, Principal partner, Upchurch, Watson, White & Max, presents Mediation Advocacy – Effective Legal Representation in Mediation.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: MLAC Courtroom
Invitation

Wednesday, February 5

The 2020 Walter O. Weyrauch Distinguished Lecture in Family Law

Ingrid Eagly, Professor of Law and Faculty Director, David J. Epstein Program in Public Interest Law and Policy, UCLA  School of Law, presents From Family Detention to Family Separation: Lessons from the Border.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Holland Hall 180
Invitation

Thursday, February 6

Tax Colloquium

Gladriel Shobe, Associate Professor of Law, BYU J. Reuben Clark School of Law, presents Economic Segregation and the Local Tax Deduction as part of the University of Florida Levin College of Law Tax Colloquium, sponsored by the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 10:30 am
Location: Holland Hall 382
Invitation

February 6, 7, & 8

The 26th Annual Public Interest Environmental Conference: The Rights of Nature: Defending Our Biosphere

For over twenty years, the Public Interest Environmental Conference (PIEC) has sought to promote an understanding of the legal aspects of environmental protection, to serve to inform individuals as to the necessity for improvements in environmental legal protection, to foster the development of sound environmental legislation, measure the effects of environmental litigation, and to assist other groups involved in environmental education. The conference brings together legal practitioners, academics, policy makers, and private citizens to discuss preeminent issues surrounding a different environmental topic each year.

Click here for the full agenda and for more information.
Invitation

Monday, February 10

The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series

Kyle D. Logue, Douglas A. Kahn Collegiate Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School, presents Subsidizing Robot Cars (and Mass Transit) Through Compensation Law as part of the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge
Invitation

February 13 & 14

The 2020 Technology, Media, & Privacy Law Conference

The Technology, Media & Privacy Law Conference addresses how technological advancements are reshaping privacy and free speech issues in the fields of law, journalism, and public policy. This year’s conference will examine issues surrounding internet anonymity, platform liability, and the proliferation of fake news. Please visit the Conference website for more information. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Governmental Responsibility at UF Levin College of Law and the Brechner Center for Freedom of Information at the UF College of Journalism and Communications. Registration is required. The Florida Bar is offering 6 General CLE credits and 1 Technology CLE credit.

Date: February 13
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Martin Levin Advocacy Center

Date: February 14
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Holland Hall 180
Invitation

Monday, February 17

Tax Colloquium

Susan C. Morse, Angus G. Wynne, Sr. Professor in Civil Jurisprudence, Texas Law, presents as part of the University of Florida Levin College of Law Tax Colloquium, sponsored by the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 10:00 am
Location: Holland Hall 355B
Invitation

Monday, February 17

The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series

Susan C. Morse, Angus G. Wynne, Sr. Professor in Civil Jurisprudence, Texas Law, presents as part of the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge
Invitation

Monday, February 24

Internal Speaker Series

Stephanie Bornstein, Associate Professor of Law and University Term Professor, presents Disclosing Discrimination.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge
Invitation

Monday, March 9

The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series

Michael C. Dorf, Robert S. Stevens Professor of Law, Cornell Law; and Neil H. Buchanan, Professor of Law and James J. Freeland Eminent Scholar Chair in Taxation, University of Florida Levin College of Law; present as part of the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge

Monday, March 16

Internal Speaker Series

Jonathan R. Cohen, Professor of Law and University Term Professor, presents.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge

Thursday, March 26

The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series

Myriam Gilles, Professor of Law and Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law, Cardozo Law, presents as part of the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge

Monday, March 30

Internal Speaker Series

John F. Stinneford, Professor of Law, presents.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge

Tuesday, March 31

Tax Colloquium

Sarah Lawsky, Benjamin Mazur Summer Reach Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, presents as part of the University of Florida Levin College of Law Tax Colloquium, sponsored by the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 11:15 am
Location: TBD

Monday, April 6

The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series

Robert Merges, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Professor of Law, Berkeley Law, presents as part of the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge

Thursday, April 9

Tax Colloquium

Johanna Hey, Full Professor and Director of the Institute of Tax Law, University of Cologne, presents as part of the University of Florida Levin College of Law Tax Colloquium, sponsored by the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Thursday, April 9

The 2020 Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law

Tracey L. Meares, Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of the Justice Collaboratory, Yale Law School, presents the 2020 Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law sponsored by the Florida Law Review.

Time: 4:00 pm
Location: TBD

Monday, April 13

The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series

Deborah Dinner, Associate Professor of Law, Emory Law, presents as part of the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Faculty Lounge

Published: January 22nd, 2020

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