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Students provide legal support to military community

Florida Coastal School of Law students Rolando Rodriquez and Mike Cintron could best be described as men on a mission. Their goal? To help military reservists at Naval Air Station Jacksonville get their legal needs squared away before deployment. The program is helping bridge the gap between the city’s legal community and the military in Jacksonville, […]

Professor returns to Bosnia for Fulbright Scholarship

Professor David Pimentel is working in Bosnia and Herzegovina this year on a Fulbright Scholarship. Pimentel, who has extensive experience studying judicial systems and reforms around the world, is analyzing the effectiveness of those efforts in developing nations – many of which he helped initiate more than eight years ago. His work will give the […]

Law Review Symposium draws interest, spring event in works

In the spring, approximately 100 guests attended the Florida Coastal Law Review’s annual Symposium, “Family, Life, and Legacy: Planning Issues for the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, and Transgender Communities.” The day-long event featured a standout panel of speakers and has given new momentum to the upcoming 2011 event. Florida Coastal Law Review Submissions Editor Nathan R. […]

One good burn deserves another

By Ericka Curran, Assistant Professor of Professional Skills The phone rang. I cringed as I answered. “Oh please don’t cancel on us tonight,” I hoped, knowing we had taken four extra clients because I thought we had the extra help. At 6 p.m., I dreaded who might be on the line. Reluctantly, I took the […]