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 […]
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 […]
UMLR is sad to announce the passing of Andrew Dee (“Tad”) Terrance, a 1999 graduate of the University of Miami School of Law, where Mr. Terrance served as a Editor-in-Chief of Volume 53 of the Law Review. You can read about Mr. Terrance’s many achievements by visiting his obituary page here.
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 […]
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 […]