Walter Hellerstein files brief in U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of academic economists

Monday, August 20, 2012

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein filed a “friend of the court” brief in the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of a group of distinguished academic economists with expertise in taxation, who urged the court to resolve a conflict between two federal appellate courts over the creditability of foreign taxes and to hold that economic substance, rather than form, should determine the outcome. Brief for Amici Curiae Rosanne Altshuler, et al., PPL Corp. and Subsidiaries v.


Erica Hashimoto participates in panel on Stand Your Ground self-defense laws

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Associate Professor Erica J. Hashimoto participated in a panel reviewing the legal and public policy implications of the Trayvon Martin shooting. The panel discussion was taped and broadcast on C-SPAN.


Randy Beck publishes article in the Notre Dame L. Rev.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Marshall Chair of Constitutional Law Randy Beck has published "Transtemporal Separation of Powers in the Law of Precedent" in 87 Notre Dame Law Review 1405 (2012).


Elizabeth Weeks Leonard delivers talk on health care reform

Monday, August 13, 2012

Associate Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard presented “Health Care Reform After the Supreme Court Challenge” at the annual meeting of the American Risk and Insurance Association during August.


Georgia Law professors participate in 2012 SEALS Conference

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Nine Georgia Law professors were invited to participate in the 2012 Southeastern Association of Law Schools Annual Conference as discussants and speakers for various workshops. The 65th annual conference took place July 29 - August 4 and featured panels, discussion groups and other presentations focusing on scholarship, teaching and service.

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