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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: International Arbitration Lecture on Investor-State Dispute Settlement

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

International arbitration lecture focuses on investor-state dispute settlement

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (January 31, 2017) – The University of Miami School of Law’s...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Climate Wrongs and Human Rights Focus of Law Conference

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Native-American Chief of first ‘climate refugees’ will deliver keynote

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (January 31, 2017) – The University of Miami Law Review 2017 Symposium “Climate Wrongs and Human Rights,” will explore the human rights...

MEDIA ADVISORY: MUSLIM BAN TEACH-IN AT UM LAW

Monday, January 30, 2017

 

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (January 30, 2017)  --  At 12:30 p.m. today, January 30, the University of Miami School of Law will hold a teach-in to discuss the scope and legality of President Trump’s executive order...

MIAMI LAW EXPERTS IN THE NEWS: FB Live and Suicide, Nazis and Trump, RICO and Gangs, County Ethics in Question

Friday, January 27, 2017

Another Live-Stream Suicide Puts Spotlight on Social Media Ethics I The Wall Street Journal

The spate of incidents raises thorny questions, said Mary Anne Franks, a professor at the University of Miami...

 University of Miami School of Law LL.M. Open House

Thursday, January 26, 2017

WHAT: The University of Miami School of Law is holding an Open House to provide information about its LL.M. offerings in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law, Estate Planning, International Arbitration, International Law (with or without...

Miami Law Experts in the News: Wet-Foot/Dry-Foot, Revenge Porn, Musical Free Speech, and Qualcomm Antitrust

Friday, January 20, 2017

U.S. Policy Change for Cuban Émigrés Sparks Debate I Wall Street Journal

In recent years, the U.S reopened its embassy in Havana and has resumed direct flights by U.S. airlines to the island.

The policy’s “initial...

Calendar Listing: UM Law Hosts Guantánamo Discussion and Book Launch

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

WHAT: The University of Miami School of Law is hosting a wide-ranging and open discussion on Guantánamo in conjunction with the book launch of “Small-Town GTMO: The Layers of Estate, Sovereignty, and Soil in U.S. Naval...

Miami Law Experts in the News: Wet Foot/Dry Foot, Live Streaming Violence, Dylann Roof jury deliberations, and U.S. legitimacy in Guantanamo

Friday, January 13, 2017

The Miami Herald I Obama ending ‘wet foot, dry foot’ Cuban immigration policy

“This still doesn’t mean the end of separate legal treatment of Cubans, that is not going to completely go away,” said Kunal Parker, a University...

Miami Law Launches Black Lives Matter Interdisciplinary Course

Friday, January 13, 2017

The University of Miami School of Law is entering the important national debate on the state of racial justice in the United States.

In Spring 2017, the School of Law will be convening an interdisciplinary course called...

Calendar Listing: Climate Wrongs and Human Rights Focus of Law Conference

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Chief of first ‘climate refugees’ will deliver keynote

WHAT:  The University of Miami Law Review 2017 Symposium “Climate Wrongs and Human Rights,” will explore the human rights implications...

Calendar Listing: “The Empire Strikes Back: The Struggles to Reshape ISDS”

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

International arbitration lecture focuses on investor-state dispute settlement

WHAT:  The University of Miami School of Law’s International Arbitration Institute is hosting a lecture, “...

“Dangerous Spaces: Beyond the Racial Profile”

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (January 10, 2017) – The University of Miami School of Law is hosting a panel discussion on race in conjunction with the...

Miami Law Experts in the News: Dylann Roof's Self Representation, Facebook Live Chicago Beating, Profs Sign Anti-Sessions Letter, and Airbnb and the Communications Decency Act

Friday, January 06, 2017

The Huffington Post I Why Dylann Roof Representing Himself Is A Constitutional Tragedy

Scott E. Sundby, professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law and author of “A Life and Death Decision: A Jury Weighs the...