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Baradaran's book receives 2019 Best Book in Urban Affairs Award

Monday, April 29, 2019

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran's book The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap was awarded the 2019 Best Book in Urban Affairs Award, which is presented by the Urban Affairs Association.


E. Burch featured on Legal NewsLine

Monday, April 29, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in Legal NewsLine regarding her thoughts on a law firm that gave some of its clients two days to decide whether to dismiss their lawsuits or accept a settlement from Johnson & Johnson. The article titled "Pelvic mesh lawyers pressured clients to dismiss cases to avoid costs of trial" was written by Daniel Fisher and published 4/25/19.


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West's article cited by U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida

Friday, April 26, 2019

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West's article "The Fragility of the Free American Press" (112 Northwestern University Law Review 47 (2017) (with R.A. Jones)) was cited by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida in the case of Folta v. The New York Times and Lipton.


Baradaran featured in PBS documentary

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in a Public Broadcasting System documentary titled "Boss: The Black Enterprise Business" that aired 4/23/19. 


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West presents on physicians and free speech

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West presented "Physicians and Free Speech: How Doctors Ended Up in the Crosshairs of Political Court Battles" as part of the University of Florida's "Science: Unsilenced" series during April. 

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