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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

Stacey Steinberg: “Do you know where your child’s image is? Pedophiles sharing photos from parents’ social media accounts”

National Post, April 18, 2017

Jennifer Zedalis: “9 Investigates: Florida taxpayers foot bill for State Attorney Ayala’s fight against death penalty”

WFTV9 ABC, April 18, 2017

Charlene Luke: “Tax Reform Perspectives: The Case For A Consumption Tax”

Law360, April 12, 2017

Stacey Steinberg: “Is It Safe To Post Instagram Stories Of Your Kids? Here’s How To Protect Their Privacy”

Romper, April 12, 2017

Darren Hutchinson: “State Attorney Ayala files lawsuit against Gov. Scott in death penalty cases”

The Orlando Sentinel, April 11, 2017

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Upcoming Faculty Travel & Presentations

Dowd serving as Fulbright Distinguished Chair at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute

From January to June, Nancy Dowd is serving as Fulbright Distinguished Chair at the Raoul Wallenberg Institute at the University of Lund in Lund, Sweden.

Klein serving as Senior Visiting Lecturer at LUISS Guido Carli University in Rome, Italy

In April, Christine Klein is serving as Senior Visiting Lecturer at LUISS Guido Carli University in Rome, Italy.

Stearns Johnsen attending ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s 2017 Spring Conference in San Francisco

On April 19th through 22nd, Joan Stearns Johnsen is attending, as well as presenting at, the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s 2017 Spring Conference in San Francisco, California.

Stein attending the Austin Electricity Conference at the University of Texas at Austin

On April 19th through 20th, Amy Stein is attending the Austin Electricity Conference at the University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Texas.

Tritt presenting at the 29th Annual Spring Symposia: Real Property, Trust & Estate Law CLE Programs in Denver, Colorado

On April 20th and 21st, Lee-ford Tritt is presenting at the 29th Annual Spring Symposia: Real Property, Trust & Estate Law CLE Programs in Denver, Colorado.

Rowe presenting at Mitchell Hamline School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota

On April 21st, Elizabeth Rowe is presenting “Issues to Watch from the DTSA” at the Trade Secrets and Information Policy Workshop at the Mitchell Hamline School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Brauner presenting at the Tax Treaty Case Law Around the Globe Conference in Vienna, Austria

On April 27th through 29th, Yariv Brauner is presenting at the Tax Treaty Case Law Around the Globe Conference in Vienna, Austria.

Houchen presenting at American Education Research Association’s 2017 Conference in San Antonio, Texas

On April 27th through 30th, Diedre Houchen is presenting “Southern Black Educator Professionalism, Interwar through Postwar (1920-1949)” the American Education Research Association’s 2017 Conference in San Antonio, Texas.

Tritt presenting at the Ave Maria School of Law Estate Planning Conference in Naples

On April 28th, Lee-ford Tritt is presenting at the Ave Maria School of Law Estate Planning Conference in Naples, Florida.

Lidsky presenting at the Freedom of Expression Scholars Conference at Yale Law School

On April 28th through 30th, Lyrissa Lidsky is presenting at the Freedom of Expression Scholars Conference at Yale Law School in New Haven, Connecticut.

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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

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