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Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Simona Popova smiled. It was the sort of smile a mother shows when her child walks his first step. But her expression was not for either of her sons – it was for herself.

This semester, Popova, a third-year student at Miami Law, is...

Monday, September 26, 2011

Miami Law boasts more than 50 active student organizations, each with its own unique membership, mission and goals, and many law students will attest to the importance of extracurricular activities and opportunities to network with other...

Friday, September 23, 2011

Miami Law students and legal analysts recently gathered for a panel discussion about the courtroom antics and legal tactics of the infamous Casey Anthony murder trial.

Hosted by the Criminal Law Society (CLS), the discussion featured...

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Family and friends filled Gusman Hall on Wednesday evening in support of Miami Law graduates who passed The Florida Bar exam taken in July 2011. The swearing-in ceremony was led by Florida Supreme Court Justice R. Fred Lewis, a University of...

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

When Brittany Young, a third-year student at Miami Law, found out she had been selected as a Legal Up! fellow, she was elated.

"It seems like a good option to get off The Bricks and get involved with helping to teach kids," Young said...

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Hispanic Law Students Association (HLSA) president Amy Araya and officers Elsie Morales and Todd Friedman recently traveled to Dallas, Texas to attend the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Annual Convention.

"The convention...

Friday, September 16, 2011

Miami Law's Entertainment and Sports Law Society organized a panel last Thursday titled "Covering Labor Issues in Professional Sports: A Panel Discussion on the Intersection of Sports Media and Sports Law." Topics ranged from Tweets-gone-bad...

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Emotions ran high during a lunchtime debate on Wednesday about Arizona's controversial immigration law, considered one of the strictest actions taken against undocumented immigrants in recent history. Students gasped when speaker John de...

Friday, September 9, 2011

The delicate interplay the law and media coverage of sports issues will be at the heart of a panel discussion at Miami Law on Thursday, Sept. 15.

The event will be hosted by the Entertainment and Sports Law Society and the J.D./M.A....

Friday, September 2, 2011

When Jan Jacobowitz, director of Miami Law's Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program, started an Ethics and Government workshop in 2009, she wanted to create an environment in which students could explore ethics issues affecting...

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