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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Miami Law spoke with Peter Lederer, an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law who serves on the Law School’s Visiting Committees. He is one of LWOW’s founding members, and the Chairman of its Advisory Committee...

Monday, April 25, 2016

Professor Charlton Copeland presented a paper for the external speaker series at Chicago-Kent Law School.  The paper, "Victory By Another's Name: Gay Stigma, The Ryan White CARE Act, and the Development of a National AIDS Policy," is an...

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Scott Rogers, Lecturer in Law and Director of Miami Law’s Mindfulness in Law Program, recently served as guest editor of the Florida Bar Journal’s issue  on mindfulness.  He also authored one of the lead articles, “Mindfulness in Law and...

Friday, April 15, 2016

Associate Professor Andres Sawicki presented “Patent Assignments as Creativity Rewards” at the Law and Entrepreneurial Action conference, hosted by BYU Law School.  The project explores the impact that invention assignment agreements have...

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Professor Felix Mormann participated in the Shapiro Environmental Law Symposium at George Washington University Law School. Following an invitation from GW’s Environmental and Energy Law Program, Professor Mormann joined leading scholars...

Thursday, April 7, 2016

In March, Professor Mary Anne Franks spoke at the South by Southwest Interactive (SXSW) 2016 conference in Austin, Texas, on the panel "Is a Safer, Saner, and Civil Internet Possible?" Also in March, she gave a presentation at the...

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Professor Leigh Osofsky recently presented her new paper "Simplexity" at the Tulane Tax Roundtable and at a faculty colloquium at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. The paper addresses simplifications in IRS Publications. ...

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Professor Alejandro Portes recently discussed his book The State and the Grassroots: Immigrant Transnational Organizations in Four Continents, co-authored with Patricia Fernandez-Kelly, at the University of Miami. The book examines...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Professor Michele DeStefano recently participated in the ABA TechShow 2016 plenary panel, along with Florida Bar President Ramon Abadin and John Stewart, in Chicago. The title of the panel was “Technology: Fight, Flight, Friend or Follow.”...

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

A man walks past people protesting over conditions for Tyson Foods workers and animals outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington November 10, 2015.

PHOTO COURTESY OF: Reuters/Jonathan Ernst

An amicus brief...

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