Articles Tagged Supreme Court

Dunwody lecture

Dunwody lecturer discusses victories and losses in the Affordable Care Act

Published: Apr 1st, 2013

Although the Supreme Court did not reach the overall decision on the Affordable Care Act that he would have liked, Georgetown Law Professor Randy Barnett said victory was achieved “by the constitutional theories we prevented from being adopted by the Supreme […]

Nelson Symposium explores hot legal, political issues

Nelson Symposium explores hot legal, political issues

Published: Feb 18th, 2013

Its 19th century provenance is “sordid;” it is employed today in the service “political bullying;” and the best that a lawyer can hope for is to embrace “ambiguity,” while navigating this legal realm. Such was the abuse heaped on the seemingly mild-mannered legal doctrine of […]

Jobs & Opportunities: Oct. 29, 2012

Published: Oct 29th, 2012

Spring Supreme Court Externships Program

Two positions are now available at the Florida Supreme Court for the Spring 2012 semester. They are each a five-credit externship, running Jan. 14 – April 26, 2013, and require 20 hours per week.

Applications open for 2013 Evan Yegelwel Summer Fellowship

The Evan Yegelwel Summer Fellowship award permits one UF Law student to participate in a paid Summer Fellowship Program at the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Florida Regional Office in Boca Raton.

Spring Semester Foreign Enrichment Course and Spring Break Field Course will feature International Development Law and Policy

The UF Levin College of Law Environmental and Land Use Law Program will offer the following conservation and development practice related courses for Spring 2013 Semester

LIC Notes: Supreme Court Case Fisher v. University of Texas Resource Guide

Published: Oct 8th, 2012

The United States Supreme Court began hearing arguments for cases on Monday at the start of the 2012 October Term. The court currently has 31 cases scheduled to be heard […]

Justice Thomas

Justice Thomas: ‘There are smart kids everywhere’

Published: Oct 8th, 2012

United States Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas made national news at UF Law last month when he dismissed U.S. News & World Report rankings and stated that a law degree from an Ivy League school shouldn’t carry more weight than any other law degree. […]

Justice Thomas delivers Criser Lecture with grace and good humor

Published: Feb 22nd, 2010

As blistering winter weather threatened to snow-in the nation’s capital on Feb. 4, it was sunny but cool in Florida. Despite the sunshine, 700 law students, faculty and others seated […]