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Friday, August 18, 2017

Some racist, homophobic chants in Charlottesville may not be protected under 1st Amendment Vox

Constitutional law experts say these last two examples may not be protected forms of speech.

"You could...

Caroline Mala Corbin
Friday, August 18, 2017

Professor Caroline Mala Corbin's new casebook The First Amendment: Cases and Theory, third edition (with Ronald J. Krotoszynski, Jr., Christina E. Wells, & Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky) was just released.  Also published this summer...

Annette Torres
Friday, August 18, 2017

Professor of Legal Writing Annette Torres recently presented at the 35thInternational Congress of Law and Mental Health, hosted by the Charles University Faculty of Law in Prague. Her presentation, titled “Promoting Success for Employees...

Friday, August 11, 2017

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In the US, buying streets is a centuries-old trend I BBC News

“There’s a variety of ways that property law is odder than what you might think,” says Andres...

Friday, August 4, 2017

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Michelle Carter, who encouraged boyfriend to commit suicide, to serve 15 months in jail I The Week

The case sparked debate over the legal definition of...

Friday, August 4, 2017

main-long-living-law-talks-web.gif What does free speech mean in the age of the Internet? Do our First Amendment values dictate that Colin Kaepernick stand up or kneel down?

“Living Law” is a series of...

Perlmutter
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Bernard Perlmutter, Professor of Clinical Legal Education and Co-Director of the Children & Youth Law Clinic, was honored with the Hugh Glickstein Award for his contributions in the field of children’s law.  The award was presented by...

Abraham
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Professor of Law Emeritus David Abraham was recently listed by the Social Science Research Network as one of the authors in the top 10% by total new downloads within the last 12 months. SSRN is a website devoted to the dissemination of...

Friday, July 28, 2017

 

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In Puerto Rico Bankruptcy, Mutual Funds Compete With Themselves I The New York Times

"This is not something I've seen in the bankruptcy world," said...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

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CORAL GABLES, Fla. (July 27, 2017) – Marike Paulsson, director of the International Arbitration Institute at the University of Miami School of Law, has been...

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