Rising star for community service and equality: Student Nathan Bruemmer

It is no surprise that Stetson University College of Law honored student Nathan Bruemmer with its Rising Star award in his first year of law school. For Nathan, law school started as a dream decades ago, before he spent a career as a teacher and started a family. He said he considers it a privilege to work on community service initiatives. Nathan Bruemmer. Since starting… » Read more

Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 28, 2016 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose is quoted in the Tampa Bay Times article, “Lawyers see access to Bucs’, NFL’s Winston allegations.”… » Read more

Legal Newsline – Jan. 27, 2016 – Professor Tim Kaye

Law Professor Tim Kaye is quoted in the Legal Newsline article, “Law prof says plaintiffs in Char-Broil grill class action could have tough road ahead.”  … » Read more

Stetson’s Inns of Court honors disability champion

(L-R): Dean Christopher Pietruszkiewicz, Maryellen McDonald and Professor Judith Scully. Maryellen McDonald, the executive director of Disability Rights Florida who has improved the conditions of institutionalized disabled Floridians, was presented with Stetson University College of Law’s prestigious William Reece Smith Jr. Public Service Award during the annual Inns of Court banquet on Jan. 26 in St. Petersburg. Michael Perlin, an internationally recognized expert in mental… » Read more

Shark finning in Costa Rica: Randall Arauz delivers biodiversity lecture

Randall Arauz, president of PRETOMA, a marine conservation and research organization working to protect ocean resources and promote sustainable fisheries policies in Costa Rica and Central America, spoke via Skype from Costa Rica on Jan. 26 at Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida. Arauz’s talk was the first of three public lectures scheduled for the spring semester as part of the Edward and… » Read more

WMNF – Jan. 27, 2016 – Professor Royal Gardner

Professor Royal Gardner is quoted in the WMNF story, “Environmental ethics and morality of shark fin harvesting.”… » Read more

Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 27, 2016 – Professor Theresa Pulley-Radwan

Professor Theresa Pulley-Radwan spoke with the Tampa Bay Times for the story, “Troubled Mosley Motel stops foreclosure sale by filing for bankruptcy.”… » Read more

Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 26, 2016 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake spoke with the Tampa Bay Times for the story, “FSU, Jameis Winston accuser reach $950 k settlement.”… » Read more

Pregnancy discrimination: Nicole Bermel Dunlap presents on what to expect

On Jan. 21, Stetson’s student Labor & Employment Law Association hosted an event on pregnancy discrimination. The speaker, Nicole Bermel Dunlap of FordHarrison, LLP, discussed a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Young v. United Parcel Service, Inc. and the future of pregnancy discrimination claims in light of the Court’s holding. Nicole Bermel Dunlap of FordHarrison, LLP, talked with Stetson Law students about pregnancy discrimination.… » Read more

Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 25, 2015 – Professor Charles Rose

Professor Charles Rose spoke with the Tampa Bay Times for the story, “Pinellas judge rejects death penalty request after Supreme Court ruling.”… » Read more