Innovative Short Courses (1-2 Credits) Taught by Experts from Across the Globe

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(Pictured: NCAA Regulatory Affairs Executive Vice President Teaches Short Course on Intercollegiate Athletics)

Miami Law brings national and international practitioners and scholars to teach unique, innovative short courses (1-2 weeks) in their fields of expertise.

As one of the only law schools in the U.S. to do this, students can select from multiple, short, innovative compressed courses each year.

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In recent years, short courses have been or may be offered in the following areas:


Mindfulness and Motivating Business Compliance with the Law, Scott Rogers and Robert Rosen


Craft Alcohol Beverage and Cannabis: Regulatory and Transactional Considerations for Industry and InvestorsJason Barker


Disability Discrimination and Graduate EducationSusan Stefan

The Freedom of Information ActCharlton Copeland  

Legal Advocacy and Same Sex MarriageJoseph Tringali 

Disabilities Law, Susan Stefan


Evolution of Product Liability in the U.S., Francis Citera

Consumer ProtectionPeter Halle


Selected Problems in Criminal Law and Procedure, Susan Bandes

Introduction to Death Penalty Litigation, Edith Georgi

Comparative Criminal JusticeMichele Papa

Florida Post-Conviction Procedure, Judge Milton Hirsch


Indie Film and the Law, Breyuna Williams

Television Dealmaking in the 21st Century, Nicholas La Terza

The Art of the Deal: Acquiring a Music Publishing Catalog, Harold Flegelman

Music Law, Henry Root and Michael Olsen

Media & Entertainment Law in the Digital AgeJose Sariego

Media Distribution, Ana Francois


Maritime and Coastal Legal and Policy Issues in Miami, Daniel Suman

Privacy, Terrorism and Drug Smuggling in the Maritime Domain, William Dwyer


Complex International Negotiations, Jonathan Hamilton

International Investment Agreements

Investment Arbitration, Carolyn Lamm

Law & Power in the European UnionJose de Areilza 

The Law and Practice of Soverign Debt Management

The Law of International Treaties


Mental Health LawSusan Stefan

Emotion and the LawSusan Bandes


Human Rights and Environment, Daniel Magraw


Bioethics Mediation, Daniel Stern Serviansky

Blockchain Technology and Business Strategies, Tarek Sayed

Data Security and Incident Response, Robert Hern

Intellectual Property Transactions & Negotiations, Mansour Ghomeshi 

Vimeo, Twitter and YouTube: Online Liability and Net NeutralityMichael Cheah 

Copyright and Trademark Litigation, Vivek Jayaram


Basic Concepts in International Arbitration, Frank Vasquez

Advanced Topics in International Arbitration, Jonathan Hamilton

Forensics of Advocacy in International Arbitration, Daniel Gonzalez

ICSID Practice and Procedure, Meg Kinnear

International Arbitration and The European Union, George Bermann

International Arbitration in Latin America and the Caribbean, Jose Astigarraga

International Arbitration and the NY Convention, Albert Jan van den Berg

The Presentation of Evidence in International Arbitration, Martin Hunter

Transnational Litigation and European Arbitration with a European Nexus, Sandra Friedrich


Comparative Company Law: U.S.-Latin America, Francisco Reyes-Villamizar

Entertainment Law in Latin AmericaHernán Pantaleón

UNCITRAL Model Law: Fundamental Concepts and Impact on Latin America, Andres Jana


Corporate Skills for New Lawyers, Kevin Doolan

Law Firm Management, Leo Staub 

Practical Skills for New Lawyers, Samantha Knights


Introduction to Litigation, Christina Pereyra

Preparing the Corporate Client for Litigation, Arlene Zalayet

Judicial Writing, Judge Adalberto Jordan 

Negotiation Skills, Joseph Harbaugh

Lawyering and Ethics for the Business Attorney, Marc Steinberg

Multidistrict Litigation: Law, Practice and Strategy, Hon. David Proctor


Emerging Forms of Philanthropy and the Role of the Private Foundations in Effecting Social ChangeJoshua Mintz


Space Law: Regulating and Incentivizing Private Commercial Activities in Outer Space, Matthew Schaefer


Introduction to Jewish Law and the Talmud, Joshua Rosenblatt


Esports: The Business and Legal Evolution, Hal Biagas

Sports Betting and Regulation, Daniel Wallach

Negotiating and Drafting Sports Venue Agreements and Representing the Professional Athlete, Peter Carfagna

The Business of Sports: The View from the Front Office, Andrew Brandt

Cutting Edge Issues for Sports Law Practitioners in a Collectively Bargained World, Adam Schlatner 

Intercollegiate Athletics: Law, Policy and Regulatory Landscape, Marc Weinroth

More Short course news:

Miami Law Inaugurates Esports Course
Visiting Professor Kevin Doolan to Teach Course on Corporate Skills for New Lawyers
Spotlight on Art Law: Intensive Course on Artists’ Role in Art Market and Philanthropic Arena
Visiting Professor Jennifer Arlen Teaches Course on Corporate Criminal Enforcement
Visiting Professor José M. de Areilza to Teach Course on Power and Influence
Unique Short Course Opportunity on Cuban Civil Law
Lincoln Center's General Counsel, Teaching Short Course, Addresses Role of In-House Counsel at Nonprofit
Los Angeles Entertainment Lawyer Returns to Miami Law to Teach Short Course in Acquiring Music Publishing Catalogs
Visiting Professor Susan Stefan to Teach Course on Disability Rights Law
The Serious Business of Motion Pictures and Television: Short Course Offers Range for the Hollywood-Bound
Attorney Arnie Friede To Teach About Food and Drug Law
Attorney Arlene Zalayet, JD ’81, to Teach About Preparing the Corporate Client for Litigation
Unique Short Course Opportunity on Cuban Civil Law

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