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Novosel and Goldberg take top honors in negotiation competition

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Congratulations to second-year student Nichole Novosel for winning the Top Negotiator Award in Georgia Law's intramural negotiation competition. Second-year student Rachel N. Goldberg earned the First Runner-up Award, and both will be invited to join the school's competition team. More than 75 students participated in this year's tournament. 


Firm and Corporation challenge winners announced

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Congratulations to Gulfstream Aerospace (category A), Hulsey, Oliver & Mahar (category B) and Taylor English Duma (category C) for winning Georgia Law's 2015-16 Firm and Corporation Alumni/Alumnae Challenge. Grouped by the number of Georgia Law alumni/alumnae lawyers employed at an organization, this annual competition seeks firm-wide participation of Georgia Law graduates making a personal gift to the law school during the current fiscal year. The first firm to reach 100 percent participation in each category size wins the challenge. Notably this is Hulsey, Oliver & Mahar's fourth consecutive year winning the competition.


Five jurists, including a U.S. Supreme Court justice, teach law courses

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

This academic year, Georgia Law students will have the opportunity to learn from a number of distinguished jurists, with two serving as Edenfield Jurists in Residence. The judges scheduled to teach include: Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Clarence Thomas, Senior Judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia David B. Sentelle (Edenfield Jurist in Residence), Chief Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia Lisa Godbey Wood (Edenfield Jurist in Residence), Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama R. David Proctor and Vice Chancellor on the Delaware Court of Chancery Tamika R. Montgomery-Reeves.


Three students argue before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Third-year students Mandi R. Moroz, Lesley A. O'Neill and Matt B. Rosenthal recently presented oral argument before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as part of the law school's Appellate Litigation Clinic. They were advocating in the case of Niskey v. Johnson relating to Title VII discrimination and retaliation matters. The three judges hearing the case were Patricia A. Millett, Cornelia T.L. Pillard and Stephen F. Williams.


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Hellerstein participates in meeting for OECD

Monday, September 26, 2016

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein participated in the 21st meeting of the Technical Advisory Group to the Organization for Economic and Cooperation and Development’s Working Party 9 on Consumption Taxes in Paris, France during September.

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