FACULTY

Alejandro Portes
Thursday, April 30, 2020

Professor Alejandro Portes

Law scholar, demographer, and sociologist, Alejandro Portes, who joined the University of Miami faculty in 2011 after decades of illuminating Miami’s cultural...

Professor Michele DeStefano
Thursday, April 30, 2020


Professor Michele DeStefano

Professor Michele DeStefano, Founder and Director of LawWithoutWalls, the 10-...

Prof. Dawson with AJ Cristol
Thursday, April 30, 2020

Dean Anthony E. Varona, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs Andrew B. Dawson, The Honorable A. Jay Cristol, University of Miami President Julio Frenk & University of Miami Executive Vice President for Academic...

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic raises legal issues on every front.

The third in a series of free webinars, “The Law of COVID-19: Miami Law Addresses Politics in Pandemic America,” delved into issues such as constitutional, statutory...

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic raises socio-legal issues on every front.

In the second of a series of three, the free 90-minute webinar on April 7 featured Miami Law faculty conversations addressing some of the most important of...

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

In the wake of measures instituted to stop the spread of the pandemic across the globe, emission levels and air pollution have declined in cities hit hard by the virus.

Now there appears to be undeniable proof that it can be done—...

coronavirus
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic raises legal issues on every front. Recently, experts from the Miami Law tackled some of the ways in which the virus and responses to it intersect with every legal sector, and most especially with at risk...

Carrie Bettinger-Lopez
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Caroline Bettinger-Lopez

According to the World Health Organization, one in three women worldwide will suffer physical or sexual abuse in their lifetime, which equals about one billion women and...

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The conviction of film producer Harvey Weinstein is being hailed as providing justice, but it also highlighted how powerful individuals use their influence to impede investigations.

Looking feeble and withered, he was led out of the...

Monday, March 9, 2020

Almost 4 million people work in fast-food restaurants. In recent years, these workers — among the lowest paid in the country and disproportionately...

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