Hellerstein's treatise cited by U.S. Supreme Court

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein's treatise on state taxation was cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in Alabama Department of Revenue v. CSX Transportation, Inc. (March 4, 2015). The Supreme Court referenced his work as follows: “As one treatise has observed, we recognize a ‘wide latitude state legislatures enjoy in drawing tax classifications under the Equal Protection Clause.’ 1 J. Hellerstein & W. Hellerstein, State Taxation ¶ 3.03[1], p. 3-5 (3d ed. 2001-2005). This includes the power to impose ‘widely different taxes on various trades or professions.'" Id., at 3-5 to 3-6.


Georgia Law professor and alumna named to "Power List" of minority attorneys and non-minority legal diversity advocates

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Congratulations to Sibley Professor in Corporate and Business Law Larry D. Thompson and 1989 Georgia Law alumna Audrey Boone Tillman for their inclusion in On Being a Black Lawyer's 2015 Power List, recognizing our nation's most influential minority attorneys and non-minority legal diversity advocates, including corporate general counsels, law firm managing partners, law school deans and the highest ranking government attorneys.


Dodge publishes article in Minnesota Law Review

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Assistant Professor Jaime L. Dodge has published “Reconceptualizing Non-Article III Tribunals” in 99 Minnesota Law Review 905 (2015).


Levin selected to serve on ACLU legal committee

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Associate Professor Hillel Y. Levin has been selected to serve on the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia Legal Committee for the 2015-16 term.


Meyer presents at New York University School of Law

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Associate Professor Timothy Meyer presented “Local Discrimination and Global Public Goods" at the New York University School of Law during February.

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