FACULTY FOCUS

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...

Monday, February 22, 2016

Professor Stephen Urice recently delivered a paper, “ISIS and the Cultural Heritage Crisis: A Legal Framework,” at a one-day conference at Princeton University (“Isis and the Cultural Heritage Crisis of Syria, Iraq, and Yemen”).  Princeton's...

Monday, February 22, 2016

Professor Scott Sundby wrote an op-ed piece “Death Sentence Should Require Jury Unanimity”   for The Miami Herald. Professor Sundby teaches a variety of courses in the criminal law and procedure area. His writings focus on criminal...

Monday, February 22, 2016
What is the price of admission to privileged white spaces? What is the role of identity in ushering in substantive equality? And how does affirming racial identity bring us closer to the promise of American equality?

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Friday, February 19, 2016

Visiting Professor Carolyn Lamm, partner and litigator for White & Case, was nominated for “best lecture or speech” by the Global Arbitration Review, the world-leading resource on international arbitration news and community intelligence...

Monday, February 8, 2016

Craig Trocino,  Associate Director of Miami Law’s Innocence Clinic,  was recently interviewed by NPR  regarding the United States Supreme Court ruling in Hurst v. Florida which found Florida’s death penalty sentencing unconstitutional.  He...

Monday, February 8, 2016

Professor Markus Wagner  was elected as Secretary of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL). SIEL is a global organization aimed at academics and practitioners in all areas of international economic law, including international...

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Professor Osamudia James was recently awarded a University of Miami SEEDS grant to design and administer an interdisciplinary university course, ideally for Fall of 2016, titled "Race, Class and Power: Ferguson and the #BlackLivesMatter...

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Professor A. Michael Froomkin, the Laurie Silvers & Mitchell Rubenstein Distinguished Professor of Law, spoke recently at the University of Toronto at a one-day symposium on the “Future Frontiers of Online Privacy.” He spoke on the...

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Last week the United State Supreme Court struck down Florida's death penalty, writing that the process of imposing the death sentence does not give sufficient weight to the jury's determination.
 
Miami Law professors fielded...

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