Category Archives: Law Review alumni

UMLR Alumna Among Finalists for the 2018 Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing

We are pleased to announce that UMLR Alumna Nicole K. Chipi has been named as one of the five finalists for the 2018 Brown Award for Excellence in Legal Writing. Ms. Chipi’s paper, Eat Your Vitamins and Say Your Prayers: Bollea v. Gawker, Revenge Litigation Funding, and the Fate of the Fourth Estate, which was featured on Volume […]

Two UMLR Alumni Published in the Yale Journal of Law & Technology

   UMLR is a family. As such, we celebrate the accomplishments of all of our members. Please join us in congratulating UMLR alumni Alvin F. Lindsay and Paige Comparato for being published in the Yale Journal of Law & Technology. The article, titled Lola v. Skadden and the Automation of the Legal Profession, examines the advancement of artificial […]

A Legal Defense for UnDACAmented Immigrants

ISABELLA LLANO—On September 5, 2017, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, leaving roughly 800,000 DACA recipients in a state of uncertainty. In his announcement, Sessions claimed that the creation of DACA was an “unconstitutional exercise of authority by the Executive Branch.” As a […]

Memorial Service For UMLR Advisory Board Member George R. Harper

UMLR Advisory Board Member and international law practitioner George R. Harper passed away on February 20, 2017. Harper was a partner at the firm he founded in 2002, Harper Meyer Perez Hagen O’Connor Albert & Dribin. He was also actively involved in the South Florida legal community, serving as president of the Inter-American Bar Association in 2005 and as […]