FIU Law third year student and FIU Law Review Member, Thomas Campbell, authored “Revolutionizing Music Law: A Brief Look at the Music Modernization Act” on November 20, 2018, for the FIU Law Review legal scholarly blog.
by Thomas Campbell* In the last decade, the music industry has gone digital. Gone are the days of dusty records, bulky cassette tapes, and physical CDs. Music listeners today rely on digital streaming services to listen to their favorite songs. Digital music streaming is a booming industry, accounting for approximately three-quarters of all music industry […]
FIU Law third year student and FIU Law Review Member, Jason Anon, authored “The Legal Landscape Surrounding Workplace Sexual Harassment and Offsite, Nonwork-Sponsored Employee Interactions” on November 4, 2018, for the FIU Law Review legal scholarly blog.
Jason Anon* In the wake of the #MeToo movement, the Harvey Weinstein scandal, and the recent sexual assault allegations made during Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate Confirmation Hearings, there can be little doubt that sexual harassment has a profound impact on workplaces, careers, and employment. However, in addition to the lessons that can be gleaned from […]
FIU Law third year student and FIU Law Review Member Molly Brock authored “Is Space Law Out of this World” on October 8, 2018, for the FIU Law Review legal scholarly blog.
By Molly Brock On June 18, 2018, President Donald Trump directed the Pentagon to create a Space Force. While space-related military activity is currently in the domain of the Air Force, implementation of a Space Force would place responsibility in a newly-created sixth branch of the military. This is not the first time a new […]
FIU Law Review Member Andrew Balthazor authored “APPLYING LESSONS FROM COMBATTING CONFLICT DIAMONDS TO LEGITIMIZE CRYPTOCURRENCIES” for the FIU Law Review legal scholarly blog.
By Andrew Balthazor* Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have a legitimacy problem that makes governments and mainstream financial institutions leery. Their portability, quasi-anonymity, and irrevocable transactions make cryptocurrencies attractive to criminals as both a target for theft and as a means of exchange. Controlling cryptocurrencies’ use as the black-market coin of choice will help speed the adoption […]
FIU Law Review Member Magdaline Marc discusses whether imposing an age restriction on guns is constitutional.
FIU Law Review Member Magdaline Marc discusses whether imposing an age restriction on guns is constitutional