Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented "Responsibility and the International Criminal Court" at the Peking University School of Transnational Law in China during May. It is the first school in China to award an American-style J.D. degree, and its first class will graduate in June. Additionally, Assistant Professor Jaime L. Dodge is currently serving as a visiting professor at the school, teaching a course on class actions.
Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge's article "Contract and Procedure" (94 Marquette L. Rev. 1103 (2011) (with C. Drahozal)) was cited by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Reed v. Florida Metropolitan University, a case vacating a AAA clause construction award.
Assistant Professor Hillel Y. Levin published "Stay Out of It" in Tablet Magazine. The article appeared on 5/22/12.
Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding civil court trials and the Sneiderman murder case. The article was written by Christian Boone and appeared on 5/27/12.
Two Georgia Law faculty members have been awarded endowed professorships. Lori A. Ringhand has been named a J. Alton Hosch Professor of Law, while Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge has been named the holder of the Herman E. Talmadge Chair of Law.