FACULTY FOCUS

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...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Clinical Professor and Director of the Immigration Clinic,  Rebecca Sharpless recently had two of her articles published. “’Immigrants are Not Criminals:’ Respectability, Immigration Reform, and Hyperincarceration” was published by the ...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Professor Susan Haack will be awarded the Ulysses Medal from the University College Dublin in September 2016. The medal is the highest honor awarded by the University and draws inspiration from the creative genius of James Joyce, UCD’s most...

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Professor Frances Hill, an expert on tax-exempt organizations, testified before a Congressional committee for the sixth time in her career.

Her March 2nd appearance focused on tax issues raised by an incident where a...

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Professor Scott Sundby

University of Miami School of Law's Scott Sundby is a 2016 Fulbright scholar. The professor of criminal law and associate dean for Faculty Research and Development will be teaching an LL.M...

Monday, February 29, 2016

Patricia Brown, Director of the Graduate Program in Taxation, participated in the 2016 IFA USA annual conference held in Coral Gables, Florida. She was a panelist in the “Treaty Developments Including Revised U.S. Model Treaty” session. ...

Monday, February 29, 2016

Lecturer in Law Jan L. Jacobowitz recently moderated the panel “Locked Down: The Evolving Duty of Competence and Information Security” at the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL) Mid-Year Meeting in San Diego. An...

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