FACULTY

book jacket
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

 

Michele DeStefano’s new book, “New Suits: Appetite for Disruption in the Legal World,” with Guenther Dobrauz-Saldapenna, explores the unprecedented change in the legal industry fueled by advancing technology, new business...

Residents holding water bottles
Thursday, September 5, 2019

The shootings and other violent street crimes have long placed them in peril. Now, residents in some of Newark, New Jersey’s most underserved communities are facing a new threat—one that is invisible to the naked eye but can inflict its own harm...

Prof. Andres Sawicki
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Professor Andres Sawicki

Professor Andres Sawicki taught a course on U.S. IP law at the Universidad de San Andres in Buenos Aires as part of their Masters in Innovation & IP.  The degree is...

Explainer Podcast artwork
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Season three of Miami Law’s own podcast, the Miami Law Explainer, returns to the airways on August 16. The weekly show features Miami Law faculty experts giving context, relevance, and significance to compelling and timely headline-...

Three new professors
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Professors John Mark Newman, Jessica Owley and Gabriel Scheffler

Three new professors have joined the faculty of Miami Law: John Mark Newman, an expert in antitrust; Jessica Owley, an environmental...

prisoner in  jail
Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Barring a last-minute stay, Daniel Lewis Lee will be strapped to a gurney at the U.S. penitentiary in Terre Haute, Ind., on Dec. 9, asked if he would like to make a final statement, and then administered a lethal injection of pentobarbital....

Living law
Friday, July 19, 2019

Entering J.D. and LL.M. students are launched into real-life legal issues during the upcoming fall 2019 orientation via “Living Law Talks”- a series of dynamic, short faculty lectures.

On August 9th students get a taste of their...

Alejandro Portes
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Professor Alejandro Portes

Law scholar, demographer, and sociologist, Alejandro Portes, who joined the University of Miami faculty after decades of illuminating Miami’s cultural transformation, has...

Stonewall sign
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

It was a hot June night in New York City when the people hanging out inside the Stonewall Inn decided enough was enough. Scuffles broke out with police, riots ensued, and a revolution was born.

“This was one of several points in LGBTQ...

The Cult of the Constitution book
Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Last week, the business software behemoth Salesforce announced it would no longer allow companies that sell assault weapons to use its customer management system. The move follows other corporate giants taking stands on the call for...

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