FACULTY

Professor Rebecca Sharpless
Monday, June 25, 2018

The American Immigration Lawyers Association recently recognized Rebecca Sharpless, Professor of Clinical Legal Education and Director of Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic with the 2018 Elmer Fried Excellence in Teaching Award.

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Associate Professor Kathleen Claussen
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Closing out her first year at Miami Law, Associate Professor Kathleen Claussen has landed on three continents in the space of a few weeks.
 

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Kunal Parker
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

A cadre of 10 lecturers, half from the University of Miami, shared their particular research and insights at the Language and Democracy Symposiumon May 4, a full-day event co-sponsored by UM’s School of Law, Latin American...

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The United States Supreme Court today reversed and remanded the Sixth Circuit's decision in the most consequential case of the term, Carpenter v. United States. The case pitted the right to privacy against the government’s ability to...

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The United States Supreme Court narrowly ruled in favor of the bakers today in the landmark civil rights case, Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. At the heart of the case is whether a state public accommodation law...

Prof. James Nickel
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

James W. Nickel, renowned Professor of Philosophy and Human Rights, spoke at the 6th Annual Louis Henkin Human Rights Lecture. His talk, titled “What Future Human Rights?” was half review and assessment, half “fortune teller” predictions for...

Joe Biden and Carrie Bettinger-Lopez
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
As part of the “It’s On Us” initiative, the former vice president urged the UM community to help combat sexual violence against women.

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Judge Soto and Dean White
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
An American Bar Foundation project focusing on the future of Latinos in the United States offers a presentation in Miami looking at past struggles and some solutions for Latinos in law.
Protest
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

One came bearing the message of who can carry and what they can carry; the other came with an interpretation of the founding framers’ words and witness to a culture that vilifies those with whom it doesn’t agree in a debate at the University...

Professor Andrew Dawson
Thursday, January 18, 2018

A major commercial bankruptcy has ripple effects that extend far beyond the company’s shareholders and creditors. “People lose their jobs, landlords lose tenants and vendors lose a customer,” said Professor Andrew Dawson, a Miami Law faculty...

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