LECTURE

Monday, December 10, 2012

Twice named the top commercial arbitrator in the world, Miami Law Visiting Professor Albert Jan van den Berg was the keynote speaker for the International Graduate Law Programs' last International Law Lecture series of the fall semester,...

Monday, December 10, 2012

In some respects, military trials are not that different from the kinds of proceedings held in most downtown courthouses, the chief prosecutor at Guantánamo told an audience at the University of Miami. Among the similarities: Not only are...

Monday, November 19, 2012

The legacy of Augusto Pinochet, the former dictator of Chile, was at the heart of an address at Miami Law by Ingrid Wuerth, a law professor and Director of the International Legal Studies Program at Vanderbilt Law School. The event was the...

Monday, November 19, 2012

Appearing in court is often an ordeal even for the hardiest of souls, regardless of the case's nature. When children are involved, the hearings became vastly more delicate and complex, especially for the little ones themselves.

The...

Monday, November 12, 2012

A panel discussion of the role children should play in their own cases before Family Court Judges will be the subject of a panel discussion on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Miami Law.

The expert panelists will be Judge Ellen Sue Venzer, who...

Monday, November 5, 2012

The rights of children were at the center of a presentation by Miami Law Professor Kele Stewart last week in the law library, the second in a series of lectures organized this semester by the International Graduate Law Programs.

With...

Monday, November 5, 2012

Miami Law's Professor Bernard H. Oxman, a renowned expert on laws that address oceans and maritime boundaries, was the moderator of a panel discussion on Nov. 1 at New York's Columbia Law School on "International Law and the South China...

Monday, November 5, 2012

Although Florida law requires that judicial races in Florida be nonpartisan, three Florida Supreme Court justices who are on the ballot this year are opposed by conservatives who have accused the judges of showing a liberal bent in some of...

Monday, October 8, 2012

Some choices, casually decided, can have disastrous consequences on careers and entire lives – a point driven home during a Miami Law panel discussion on the juvenile justice system.

Sponsored by two student organizations –...

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

"America doesn't hate us, America loves us," Judge Marilyn Milian, AB '81, said of The People's Court, over which she presides, and similar courtroom television shows. "Why? Because it's speedy justice."

Judge Milian's...

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