Levin College of Law

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UF Law faculty are actively engaged in publishing  cutting-edge scholarship, traveling throughout the United States and the world to engage in a variety of professional activities. They present their work at conferences and share their insights with the media.

Scholarly Publications

Competition Policy Initiative focuses on ‘NCAA Cartel’

                  The UF Competition Policy Initiative run by economics department chair and affiliate law professor Roger Blair as well as UF Research Foundation Professor of Law D. Daniel Sokol will host a conference on the “NCAA Cartel” on Friday, Feb. 24, with paper presentations from professors of […]

Dowd publishes article on Developmental Equality Model

Nancy E. Dowd, A Developmental Equality Model for the Best Interests of Children, in Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Elaine E. Sutherland & Lesley-Anne Barnes Macfarlane eds., 2017).

McMahon publishes Federal Income Taxation, Seventh Edition

Martin J. McMahon, Jr., Daniel L. Simmons, Bradley T. Borden, & Dennis J. Ventry, Jr., Federal Income Taxation (7th ed. 2017).

Hernandez-Truyol publishes article in Santa Clara Journal of International Law

Berta Esperanza Hernandez-Truyol, Glocalizing Women’s Health and Safety: Migration, Work, and Labor, 15 Santa Clara J. Int’l L. 48 (2017).

Sokol publishes book on Patent Assertion Entities and Competition Policy

Patent Assertion Entities and Competition Policy (D. Daniel Sokol ed., Cambridge University Press 2017).

Harrison publishes article on Antitrust Law and Economics in Italian Law Journal

Jeffrey L. Harrison, Some Inconvenient Truths about Antitrust Law and Economics, 2 It. L.J. 471 (2016), http://www.theitalianlawjournal.it/data/uploads/pdf/2-2016/ItaLJ-vol-02-No-02-(2016).pdf.

Tritt publishes article on the Retroactive Application of Obergefell in Wisconsin Law Review

Lee-ford Tritt, Moving Forward by Looking Back: The Retroactive Application of Obergefell, 5 Wis. L. Rev. 873 (2016).

Hamilton publishes article on E-Discovery

Ralph Artigliere, Gill Freeman & William Hamilton, League of Women Voters of Fla. v. Detzner: The Florida Supreme Court’s Hidden Pre-Litigation E-Discovery Preservation Mandate, 90 Fla. B.J. 8 (2016).

Tritt publishes chapter on Trust Arbitration

Lee-ford Tritt, Legislative Approaches to Trust Arbitration in the United States, in Arbitration of Trust Disputes:  Issues in National and International Law (S.I. Strong & Tony Molloy eds., 2016).[SSRN]

Recent publications by Environmental and Land Use Law scholars

Mary Jane Angelo University of Florida Research Foundation Professor; Alumni Research Scholar; Director, Environmental and Land Use Law Program Books: Food, Agriculture, And The Environment: History, Law, And Sustainability (Jason J. Czarnezki, William S. Eubanks II & Mary Jane Angelo eds., 2013). Mary Jane Angelo, The Law and Ecology of Pesticides and Pest Management (2013). […]

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UF Law In The News

Alyson Flourney: Who owns Florida’s beaches? Private landowner rights can clash with public beach access

Kenneth Nunn: “Walking While Black”

Mark Fenster: “Wikileaks Hitting Up Donald Trump Jr. Shouldn’t Surprise You”

Mark Fenster is Quoted by Wired.
Wired, November 15, 2017

Mark Fenster “Secrecy News Against Naive Transparency”

Mark Fenster discusses government secrecy and transparency.
Federation of American Scientists, November 15, 2017

Mark Fenster: “The brave new world of political conspiracy-theory illustrations”

Mark Fenster discusses conspiracy theories in modern politics.
The Washington Post, November 15, 2017

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Upcoming Faculty Travel & Presentations

Rhee serving as Fulbright Distinguished Lecturer at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea

From September to June, Robert Rhee is serving as the Fulbright Distinguished Lecturer at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea.

Johnston presenting at 10th Annual CJS Fall Institute

On November 2nd through 4th, E. Lea Johnston is presenting at the 10th Annual CJS Fall Institute and Meetings in Washington, D.C.

McNamara attending Association of American Law Schools Recruitment Conference in Washington, D.C.

On November 2nd through 4th, Steven McNamara is attending the Association of American Law Schools Recruitment Conference in Washington, D.C.

Murray presenting at Texas State Bar’s 20th Annual International Tax Symposium

On November 2nd, Fred Murray is presenting at the Texas State Bar’s 20th Annual International Tax Symposium in Dallas, Texas.

Tritt presenting at Community Foundation of Sarasota County

On November 2nd, Lee-ford Tritt is presenting at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County’s Distinguished Speaker Series in Sarasota, Florida.

Burke, Flournoy, Hutchinson, Nance, Stein, and Stinneford attending AALS Faculty Recruitment Conference

On November 2nd through 4th, Karen Burke, Alyson Flournoy, Darren Hutchinson, Jason Nance, Amy Stein, and John Stinneford are attending the American Association of Law Schools Faculty Recruitment Conference in Washington, D.C.

Murray presenting at Texas State Bar’s 20th Annual International Tax Symposium

On November 3rd, Fred Murray is presenting at the Texas State Bar’s 20th Annual International Tax Symposium in Houston, Texas.

Rush presenting at Eighth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium

On November 3rd, Sharon Rush is presenting at the Eighth Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium at Loyola University School of Law in Chicago, Illinois.

Purcell attending Association for Educational Communications and Technology International Convention

On November 7th through 9th, Rachel Purcell is attending the Association for Educational Communications and Technology International Convention in Jacksonville, Florida.

Dowd speaking at ClassCrits at Ten Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana

On November 10th and 11th, Nancy Dowd is speaking at the ClassCrits at Ten: Mobilizing for Resistance, Solidarity, and Justice Conference, sponsored by Tulane University School of Law, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture and Workshop Series

The University of Florida Levin College of Law Faculty’s scholarly activities are exciting and diverse. The Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture and Workshop Series provides an opportunity for faculty and invited guests to read papers and engage in lively discussions on a variety of cutting-edge topics. This year’s speakers include…... Learn More

Internal Speaker Series

Fall 2017   August 15 (Tuesday) D. Daniel Sokol   UF Foundation Research Professor of Law UF Levin College of Law   August 22 (Tuesday) William Page   Marshall M. Criser Eminent Scholar in Electronic Com-munications and Administrative Law UF Levin College of Law   August 29 (Tuesday) Allison Yurasek…... Learn More

Professional Affiliations

UF Law faculty are deeply connected to the legal profession. Faculty hold positions of responsibility in professional and educational associations, both nationally and internationally. Learn More

Faculty Resources

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UF Law faculty are ranked 2nd on SSRN for number of new papers in the last 12 months.

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UF LAW FACULTY PRESENTED AND ENGAGED IN SCHOLARLY DISCUSSION IN 23 COUNTRIES IN 2016. THEY ALSO DID SO IN 31 U.S. STATES.

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Books published by UF Law faculty in 2015