Georgia Law prof available for comment on USPS financial services proposal

Thursday, February 13, 2014

A new proposal by the U.S. Postal Service Office of the Inspector General suggests the agency could offer financial services, and a University of Georgia faculty member and expert on the subject, Mehrsa Baradaran, says this could be beneficial to underbanked consumers and those on the lower end of the socioeconomic scale. Baradaran, an assistant professor at the law school, is available to comment on the proposal for the USPS to offer loans and other financial services. She can be contacted at mehrsa@uga.edu.


Entrapment defense is seldom successful

Friday, February 7, 2014

Director of the Criminal Defense Clinic Russell C. Gabriel was featured in the Gainesville Times regarding his thoughts on the legal concept of "entrapment." The article was written by Emma Witman and appeared on 1/26/14.


Coenen publishes article in Boston College Law Review

Thursday, January 30, 2014

University Professor & Caldwell Chair in Constitutional Law Dan T. Coenen has published "The Filibuster and the Framing: Why the Cloture Rule Is Unconstitutional and What To Do About It" in 55 Boston College Law Review 39 (2014).


Bankruptcy: What it is, when to file, FAQ and more

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Assistant Professor Kent H. Barnett was featured on Cardhub.com regarding his thoughts on how often bankruptcies are misrepresented on credit reports. The article was written by Odysseas Papadimitriou and appeared on 1/30/14.


Hellerstein delivers talk on tax jurisdiction in the digital economy

Monday, January 27, 2014

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein presented the paper “Jurisdiction to Tax in the Digital Economy: Permanent and Other Establishments” at the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting: A Roadmap for Reform Conference held at the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance in Munich, Germany, during January.

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