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Arbitrations in Florida: A Tale of Two Courts

By The Hon. Juan Ramirez, Jr. (Ret.) -

25 St. Thomas L. Rev. 43 (Fall 2012).

 
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572

Applying Economic Loss Doctrine to Article 2 Transactions: A Doctrine at a Loss

By Jennifer S. Martin -

25 St. Thomas L. Rev. 19 (Fall 2012).

 
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570

Clarifying State Action Immunity Under the Antitrust Laws: FTC V. PHOEBE PUTNEY HEALTH SYSTEM, INC.

By Angela M. Diveley -

25 St. Thomas L. Rev. 73 (Fall 2012).

 
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567

Under the Lens of the Constitution: The NDAA’s Detainee Provisions and the Fifth Amendment’s Guarantee of Equal Protection

By Stephen Consuegra -

25 St. Thomas L. Rev. 105 (Fall 2012).

 
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559

What Must We Hide: The Ethics of Privacy and the Ethos of Disclosure

By Anita L. Allen -

25 St. Thomas L. Rev. 1 (Fall 2012).

 
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444

To Secure These Rights: The Supreme Court and Snyder v. Phelps

By Ethan Fishman -

24 St. Thomas L. Rev. 101 (Fall 2011).

 
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440

The DREAM Act and the Right to Equal Educational Opportunity: An Analysis of U.S. and International Human Rights Frameworks as they Relate to Education Rights

By Ashley Feasley -

24 St. Thomas L. Rev. 68 (Fall 2011).

 
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435

Florida’s Adoption of the Uniform Power of Attorney Act: Is it Sufficient to Protect Florida’s Vulnerable Adults?

By Rebecca C. Bell -

24 St. Thomas L. Rev. 32 (Fall 2011).

 
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Florida’s Blaine Amendment: Goldilocks and the Separate but Equal Doctrine

By Nathan A. Adams IV -

24 St. Thomas L. Rev. 1 (Fall 2011).

 
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Bush v. Gore: A Decade Later

By Jhon Smith -

The St. Thomas Law Review is proud to announce our upcoming symposium, Bush v. Gore: A Decade Later.  This event will be held on our campus on November 12-13, 2010.  The symposium will examine the election from the viewpoint of the judiciary, attorneys who participated in the litigation, administrators and legal scholars. Professor Nathaniel Persily of Columbia Law School will be moderating the various discussion panels.  Professor Persily and Professor Murray Greenberg have been instrumental in planning a symposium that will present a comprehensive review of the 2000 election.  A detailed schedule of events will be available shortly.  Admission is complimentary for STU faculty and students, admission information for all others will be available soon.  Please contact the Law Review office at lawrev@stu.edu if you have any questions.

 
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What are the Policy Implications of Use of Epidemiological Evidence in Mass Torts and Public Health Litigation?

By Christopher Ogolla -

Courts sometimes deal with public health problems where the cause of harm to one individual or a group of individuals cannot be established.  In such cases, epidemiology is used to help define a relationship which links the harm and the cause.  In mass tort cases, epidemiologic studies are used either to refute or to support

 
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Facilitating Stakeholder-Interest Maximization: Accommodating Beneficial Corporations in the Model Business Corporation Act

By Rakhi I. Patel -

There is a growing acceptance among investors that a for-profit corporation can both generate a financial return for shareholders while also pursuing social, environmental, or community agendas. But there currently does not exist in U.S. corporate law a widely accepted corporate form to accommodate those social businesses that seek to adhere to a stakeholder based agenda while

 
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The United States and the U.N. Human Rights Council: An Early Assessment

By Rosa Freedman - Queen Mary, University of London

The United States’ election to the U.N. Human Rights Council (“Council”) in 2009 displays a shift in foreign policy under President Barack Obama.  The Obama administration’s decision to engage with the Council by seeking membership, for the first time since the Council’s creation, reverses the approach taken under George W. Bush.  During General Assembly discussions

 
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Poison Pens, Intimidating Icons, and Worrisome Websites: Off-Campus Student Speech that Challenges both Campus Safety and First Amendment Jurisprudence

By Kathy Luttrell Garcia - University of La Verne College of Law

As the line between off-campus and on-campus student speech is increasingly blurred by the internet, educators and courts alike are struggling to determine the limits of school authority to restrict student speech that originates off-campus but is directed toward an on-campus audience.  Although students retain their First-Amendment-protected rights of free speech and expression on school campuses

 
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Legal Fictions and Juristic Truth

By Nancy J. Knauer - James E. Beasley School of Law, Temple University

The classic legal fiction is a curious artifice of legal reasoning. In a discipline primarily concerned with issues of fact and responsibility, the notion of a legal fiction should seem an anathema or, at the very least, an ill-suited means to promote a just result. However, the deployment of a patently false statement as a

 
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