Lawyers and Areas of Focus

SUBJECT MATTER

LAWYER

Governance

 

Board of Trustees, President, and UF Governance

Jamie Lewis Keith

DSO or Affiliate Board, Legal Services, or  Need (if you don’t know whom to call)

Jamie Lewis Keith
Amy Hass

Faculty Governance

Ana Spiguel
Jamie Lewis Keith

Regulation Process

Ana Spiguel
Amy Quillen

Academic and Student Affairs

 

Academic Freedom

Ana Spiguel
Jamie Lewis Keith

Articulation, Accreditation, Other Academic Affairs Regulation 

Ana Spiguel

Education Endeavors, Transactions or Contracts (including international)

Ana Spiguel
Jamie Lewis Keith

FERPA

Amy Hass
Brande Smith
Jamie Lewis Keith

Online Programs

Paul Stern
Ana Spiguel

Student Affairs (general)

Amy Hass
Brande Smith
Jamie Lewis Keith

Tuition and Fees

Brande Smith
Ana Spiguel

Research

 

Export Controls, Trade Sanctions

Amy Hass

Jamie Lewis Keith

Research Compliance
(e.g., financial, conflicts, misconduct, human subjects, animal subjects, health affairs, etc.)

Amy Hass (financial)
Dianne Farb (human subjects, animals, health affairs related)
Jamie Lewis Keith

IP & Proprietary Interests

 

Intellectual Property (Trademark, Copyright, Patent, Use of Name)

Paul Stern
Ana Spiguel

Nondisclosure Agreements

Paul Stern
Ana Spiguel

Software Licensing Agreements

Paul Stern
Ana Spiguel

Technology Licensing Agreements

Paul Stern

Disputes, Enforcement & Emergencies

 

Audits & Investigations

Jamie Lewis Keith (general)
Amy Hass (general)
Ana Spiguel (research misconduct)

Crisis Response/Emergency Operations/Advice on Legal Aspects of Crisis Communications

Jamie Lewis Keith
Amy Hass

Law enforcement matters               

Amy Hass
Brande Smith

Subpoenas, Complaints, Other Legal Process

Amy Hass
Brande Smith
Ryan Fuller (also employment, labor)

Facilities, Finance, Procurement, Business Contracts/Transactions

 

Business Contracts/Transactions
(including international)

Ana Spiguel
Jamie Lewis Keith

Design and Construction

Colt Little

Financing

Ana Spiguel
Colt Little

Procurement

Colt Little

Real Estate

Colt Little

Tax

Mike Ford

Faculty, Staff and Students

 

Employment/Labor /Discipline

Ryan Fuller
Jamie Lewis Keith

Immigration

Ryan Fuller

Student Discipline

Amy Hass
Brande Smith
Jamie Lewis Keith

Enterprise Wide - Other

 

ADA issues

Brande Smith
Ryan Fuller

Conflicts of Interest/Outside Activities/Ethics

Jamie Lewis Keith
Ana Spiguel

Constitutional issues (e.g., campus speech, protests, due process, firearms policies)

Jamie Lewis Keith
Amy Hass

Diversity and Inclusion

Jamie Lewis Keith
Ryan Fuller

Enterprise Risk Management

Jamie Lewis Keith
Amy Hass

Insurance

Mike Ford

International Endeavors

Ana Spiguel
Jamie Lewis Keith

Nondisclosure/Confidentiality Agreements

Paul Stern
Ana Spiguel

Open Meetings Laws

Jamie Lewis Keith
Amy Hass

Political Activities

Mike Ford
Jamie Lewis Keith

Privacy issues (general)

Amy Hass
Jamie Lewis Keith

Public Records Laws

Amy Quillen
Amy Hass
Jamie Lewis Keith

Social Media issues

Paul Stern
Amy Hass

Health Affairs

 

Health Affairs--any matter

Andrei Boyarshinov

Health Affairs (Gainesville)

Andrei Boyarshinov

Health Affairs (Jacksonville)

Bill Young
Andrei Boyarshinov

HIPAA

Dianne Farb
Andrei Boyarshinov

Medical Billing Compliance

Andrei Boyarshinov

Bill Young

Direct Support Organizations/Affiliates

 

Athletics

Mike Ford (compliance, contracts, governance)
Amy Hass (litigation/disputes, investigations)
Jamie Lewis Keith  (governance, contracts, investigations)

Foundation - Gifts & Donations

Susan Goffman

Legal Services to DSOs & Affiliates

Jamie Lewis Keith

Shands Hospitals (and their affiliates)

James Roberts