Jail for 9 of 10 Ex-Educators in Atlanta Public Schools Test-Cheating Case

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in an Associated Press article that was picked up across the nation regarding his thoughts on the sentencing of teachers involved in the Atlanta Public School district cheating scandal. The article was written by Kate Brumback and published 4/14/15.


Hold the Champagne on GE Capital’s Breakup

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran published "Hold the Champagne on GE Capital’s Breakup" on American Banker regarding her thoughts on General Electric’s plan to sell off the bulk of its financing arm, GE Capital. Her article is currently the most read on the American Banker website.


CFPB Uses Old Strategy in Robocall Debt Collection Case

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was quoted in Law360 regarding her thoughts on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s complaints against payment processors in a recent debt collection case. The article was written by Evan Weinberger and published 4/13/15.


Hellerstein’s treatise cited by Oregon Supreme Court

Monday, April 13, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein's treatise on state taxation was cited four times by the Supreme Court of Oregon in the course of its opinion in Powerex Corp. v. Department of Revenue, 357 Or. 40 (2015), which addressed the attribution of sales of natural gas and electricity for state corporate income tax purposes.


Cohen presents to American Society of International Law

Monday, April 13, 2015

Associate Professor Harlan G. Cohen presented on “Foreign Relations Law in the Roberts Court: The First Decade” at the American Society of International Law’s Annual Meeting during April.

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