News & Noteworthy

Center for Law & Sports shines in Coastal Law Magazine


Coastal Law Magazine, now in its fifth issue, released its Winter 2011 publication, which highlights the school's Center for Law and Sports. The cover story, "New Age Athletes as Social Entrepreneurs", is written by Professor Roger Groves and proposes a philanthropic paradigm shift and creative use of limited liability company joint ventures.

To read the entire magazine, visit, or find a downloadable PDF and digital book on Issuu.

Coastal Law students earn ABOTA scholarships


The Jacksonville Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) announced scholarship recipients to students earning the top grades in each fall 2010 Professional Responsibility section. The book awards are intended to recognize Coastal Law's commitment to increasing professionalism in legal education and in the legal profession.

Congratulations to these winners -- Jerry Justice; Leah Iknayan; Jessica DeSantis; Christopher Ryan; Lauren Channell; Sarah Bell; and Ryan O'Connor.