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Uncovering France’s Pattern of Controlling Women’s Dress

 

 

CAROLINE  HERTER—In May 2018, Serena Williams wore a custom-made, black Nike catsuit to the first round of the French Open. On August 24, Tennis Magazine published an interview with French Tennis Federation president Bernard Giudicelli, where he made it clear that Williams’s catsuit would not be allowed back at the tournament. Giudicelli referred explicitly to […]

 

 

E-Board Members Represent UMLR and Miami Law in Israel

 

 

Please join us in congratulating Keelin Bielski, Executive Editor, and Filip Grzelak, Senior Writing Editor, for being selected to represent the University of Miami and the Review, at the Israel study tour organized by the America-Israel Friendship League and the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Following the success of the 2017 program, this year’s goal […]

 

 

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Uncovering France’s Pattern of Controlling Women’s Dress

 

 

CAROLINE  HERTER—In May 2018, Serena Williams wore a custom-made, black Nike catsuit to the first round of the French Open. On August 24, Tennis Magazine published an interview with French Tennis Federation president Bernard Giudicelli, where he made it clear that Williams’s catsuit would not be allowed back at the tournament. Giudicelli referred explicitly to […]

 

 

The Unspoken Others: Reframing the Gun Violence Debate in Terms of Public Health

 

 

JEAN PHILLIP SHAMI—Framing is critical. In the aftermath of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Americans across the country of differing views expressed their thoughts, prayers, and opinions concerning the shooting. Millions across the country joined together to march for more gun control in the United States.And with the emotions and advocacy came […]

 

 

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished: The $7,500 Tax Credit and Tesla’s Production Paradox

 

 

LANCE MAYNARD—Automation issues. Production bottlenecks. Contractors moving at the pace of “drunken sloth[s].” Just a few of the many complications that have frustrated Tesla’s efforts to meet its Model 3 production targets. Although delays associated with the highly-anticipated sedan were always expected (due in part to Tesla Chairman and CEO Elon Musk’s lofty, perhaps unrealistic […]

 

 

Is Attorney-Client Privilege Dead?: The FBI’s Raid of Michael Cohen’s Office and His Communications with President Trump

 

 

MICHAEL ZILBER—On April 9th, FBI agents—upon referral by special counsel Robert Mueller to the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York—raided Michael Cohen’s office. Cohen, President Trump’s longtime attorney, is currently being investigated for bank fraud, wire fraud, and campaign finance violations. As part of its raid, the FBI seized Cohen’s […]

 

 

Media and Telecom: Vertical Mergers and the Regulatory Road Ahead

 

 

BOBBY RENZI—On October 22, 2016, AT&T and Time Warner agreed to a $108.7 billion merger. Over one year later, the U.S. Justice Department filed a civil antitrust lawsuit to block the merger. The case is now in trial before Judge Richard Leon in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The outcome of the […]

 

 

MLB’s “Cold Stove”: Not a Result of Collusion, but a Potential Cause of Future Labor Strife

 

 

SAMUEL STONE—This past winter, Major League Baseball’s (MLB) offseason “hot stove”—traditionally characterized by a flurry of lucrative free agent signings surrounding December’s Winter Meetings—was uncharacteristically cold. As spring training approached and an unprecedented number of high-profile free agents remained unsigned, the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) held its own spring training camp for the […]

 

 

Corporate America as the New Captain America: Can the Private Sector Fill the Gap When Democracy Fails?

 

 

KATHERINE MITCHELL—Wall Street has hardly been known to foster societal heroes. However, a few of these titans of trade may be attempting to amend that image. On January 12th, in his annual letter to the chief executives of companies in which his firm invests, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink called upon the corporate world in a […]

 

 

 

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