UGA School of Law alumni association presents highest honor to Kurtz, Wooten

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Gerogia Law's alumni assocaiton recently presented Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs Paul M. Kurtz and attorney Joel O. Wooten (J.D.'75) with its Distinguished Service Scroll Award. The award is the Law School Association’s highest honor and recognizes individuals for their exceptional service and dedication to the legal profession and the law school.


Surrency inducted into AALL Hall of Fame

Monday, June 11, 2012

Director of the law library emeritus Erwin Surrency was featured in the AALL Spectrum for being inducted into the American Association of Law Libraries Hall of Fame. The article was written by Margaret K. Maes and appeared in the June 2012 issue.


Diane Marie Amann and Jaime Dodge speak at Peking University

Monday, June 4, 2012

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.


Deal gets short list for next state Supreme Court justice

Monday, June 4, 2012

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the selection process that will determine who will become Georgia's next Supreme Court justice. The article was written by Marcus K. Garner and appeared on 6/1/12.


Legal expert: Accused Athens cop-killer's incompetency bid destined to fail

Monday, June 11, 2012

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the requirements of the law to deem a suspect incompetent. The article was written by Joe Johnson and appeared on 6/2/12.

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