For his inaction during the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School killings in Parkland in February 2018, ex-Broward Deputy Scot Peterson has been arrested and charged with perjury, culpable negligence, and child neglect.
FIU Law Trial Advocacy Program Director and Assistant Director, Professors H.T. Smith and H. Scott Fingerhut, recently presented CLE@FIU, its third in a series of low-cost, hands-on, two-day trial advocacy skills seminars – this one focusing on closing argument.
Professor H. Scott Fingerhut has been named chair of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee of the Criminal Law Section of The Florida Bar.
FIU College of Law Professors H. Scott Fingerhut and H.T. Smith have been honored once again for inclusion in the 2019 — 25th 42Anniversary — edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
Professor Fingerhut’s co-authored Op-Ed on Florida crime was Monday’s lead item in The Florida Bar News Daily Summary.
At this Halloween’s Tuesday Times Roundtable, Professor H. Scott Fingerhut presented “Trick or Treat: ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alternative Facts’ in an Age of Literal Truthiness,”.
Professor H. Scott Fingerhut was featured at the 2017 Broward County Bench & Bar Convention, delivering, “IT’S UP TO US (LAWYERS): How to Maintain (Retake?) the Factual High Ground in an Age of Literal Truthiness.”
Professors H.T. Smith and H. Scott Fingerhut have been honored again for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
Professor H. Scott Fingerhut was the featured lunchtime presenter at the Florida Bar’s 2017 Hot Topics in Evidence CLE seminar held recently in Orlando.
Professor H. Scott Fingerhut appears on NBC 6 with news anchor and COL alumnus Willard Shepard to discuss former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee.