supreme court building
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

When the Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled 5-4 that President Trump’s restrictions on most transgender people from serving in the military could go into effect, even as a legal battle over the policy continues in the lower courts, activists in the...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

When the Trump administration late last November authorized the use of seismic airgun blasting to locate untapped oil and gas reserves deep underneath the Atlantic Ocean along the Eastern Seaboard, environmental groups expressed outrage, saying...

electronic gavel
Thursday, January 3, 2019

In the “Best Schools for Legal Technology” in Pre-Law Magazine’s fall 2018 edition, University of Miami School of law ranked 9th among all 200 ABA-accredited law schools in the United States.

The article specifically...

Scott Rogers and Amishi Jha
Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Recently, the U.S. military has explored offering mindfulness training to soldiers as a low-cost tool to optimize soldiers’ cognitive performance and well-being. Building on their past work,...

Stephen Urice
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Miami Law's resident art and antiquities expert Stephen Urice argues in an op-ed in The New York Times that, contrary to many cases of less-than-thorough due diligence establishing provenance on the part of museums, the Getty Bronze is...

podcast with Teresa Verges
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Miami Law’s new podcast, the “Miami Law Explainer,” has just finished its first season with 15 episodes. Already featured in The National Jurist and The Miami Hurricane, this weekly podcast hosts Miami Law faculty and...

Lonnie Rose and his wife Amy
Monday, November 19, 2018

The clock is creeping near 9 a.m. in Superior, Colorado, a former mining town squatting midways between Boulder and Denver. MacKenzie, a 3-year-old Siberian Husky, and Monty (short for Mountain King), a 7-year-old Shetland Sheepdog, are...

voting sign
Monday, November 19, 2018

While there are no infamous “hanging chads” from the 2000 presidential election to deal with, the midterm election recount in Florida for the U.S. Senate, governor, and agriculture commissioner races is still filled with plenty of drama, as...

Cuban cityscape
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Appearing at Miami’s Freedom Tower last week to deliver a speech on how the Trump administration will ramp up pressure on Latin America, National Security Advisor John Bolton confirmed that the White House is considering allowing Cuban Americans...

Professor Marc Fajer
Monday, November 5, 2018

It’s no surprise that students love to gossip about their teachers. But when School of Law Professor Marc Fajer started working at the University of Miami, he wanted to quell the rumors instantly.

To be upfront with his students, Fajer...