INVESTOR RIGHTS CLINIC

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

2L Jean Strickland and 3L Joshua Bautz had the spotlight when they squared off recently for an audience of securities attorneys and arbitrators at the Palm Beach County Bar Association Securities Law Committee’s annual seminar.

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

3L Kevin Shea and 2L Jean Strickland recently posted a podcast on the American Bar Association Section of Litigation website, which aimed to inform law students considering a clinic on how to get the most out of a law school clinic...

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Investor Rights Clinic Fellow and 2L O. Jean Strickland recently had the unique opportunity to represent investors – not in arbitration or court – but before Congressional staffers on Capitol Hill.  Strickland joined the IRC’s Director,...

Monday, September 12, 2016

Distribution from class action settlement with Regions Bank

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 7, 2016) – The University of Miami School of Law’s Investor Rights Clinic received a $107,282 Cy Pres...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Neda Ghomeshi and Jacqueline Aleman

For the third year in a row, Miami Law’s Investor Rights Clinic was invited to conduct a mock arbitration presentation at the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s...

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Last week the one-semester Investor Rights Clinic held its annual Boot Camp, where 13 second- and third-year students crammed everything from securities laws to office procedure training into an eight-hour session so they would be...

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

“Before I contacted the Investor Rights Clinic, I will admit I didn't have much hope,” said Kathy Piniewski who in mid-2008, on the verge of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, was facing a crisis of her own. The...

Friday, February 27, 2015

Law student interns with the Investor Rights Clinic (IRC) spend most of their semester-long internship developing and handling securities arbitration claims before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on behalf of small claim...

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Bianca Olivadoti, Gabriela Pirana and James Galvin at the competition (Photo: Miami Law) 

Three students from the Investor Rights Clinic recently represented Miami Law in a "triathlon" that had little to do with swimming,...

Monday, September 30, 2013

"One of our clients, an elderly retired couple, lost a significant portion of their retirement savings when their broker unsuitably recommended that they purchase Fannie Mae preferred shares, three months before it entered conservatorship,"...

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