Rene Sacasas

Professor

Phone:
(305) 284-4481
Locator Code:
6532

 
Career

Education

1975J.D. Emory University School of Law
1971 Georgetown University Last Revised December 1, 2016 Graduate School of Foreign Service
1969B.A. The American University School of Government and Public Administration

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: International commercial law | Purchasing law | Real estate acquisition, development and finance | Business ethics and attorney/client relations

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: International commercial law | Purchasing law | Real estate acquisition, development and finance | Business ethics and attorney/client relations

Professional Experience

2004 - Faculty, Miami Herbert Business School
2002 - Professor, Business Law, Miami Herbert Business School
1996 - 2002Associate Faculty, University of Miami Graduate School of International Studies
1991 - 2002Associate Professor, Business Law, University of Miami School of Business Administration
1985 - 1991Assistant Professor, Business Law, University of Miami School of Business Administration
1979 - 1980Adjunct Professor, International Business, Florida International University School of Business Administration
1995 - 2006Attorney, Of Counsel, Private Practice, Welbaum, Guernsey, Hingston, Greenleaf & Gregory
1986 - 1995Attorney, Of Counsel, Private Practice, Welbaum, Zook & Jones
1979 - 1986Attorney, Partner, Private Practice, Merkin & Sacasas
1976 - 1979Attorney, Associate, Private Practice, Welbaum, Zook, Jones & Williams
1974 - 1976Law Clerk, Private Practice, McClarty & Aiken
1971 - 1973International Territorial Representative, Chemical Bank

Honors & Acknowledgements

James W. McLamore Outstanding Service Award, University of Miami, 2015
Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Miami School of Business Administration, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1996, 1994, 1992, 1987, 1986
Curriculum Development Grant, 1992
Iron Arrow Honor Society, 1991
Max Orovitz Summer Research Award, 1990
Research

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Legal implications of international business and real estate development; and investment in the U.S. by foreign investors

Publications

With Olazabal Real Estate Agent as Superbroker: Defining and Bridging the Gap Between Residential Realtors Abilities and Liabilities "Real Estate Agent as Superbroker: Defining and Bridging the Gap Between Residential Realtors Abilities and Liabilities" (Real Estate Law Journal. ).


Simon Schuster "The Legal Implications of Purchasing" (BBP. ).


Simon Schuster "The Purchasing Casebook: 25 Critical Purchasing Law Issues" (BBP. ).


"Credit and Value Comfort Instruments: Crossing the Line From Assurance to Legally Significant Reliance and Toward a Theory of Enforceability" (Baylor Law Review. ).


"The Filed Tariff Doctrine: Casualty or Survivor of Deregulation?" (Duquesne Law Review. ).


With Munter "Accounting for Stock Grants to Nonemployees" (The Journal of Corporate Accounting and Finance. ).