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U.S. District Court Judge Steve Jones to deliver Georgia Law commencement speech

Friday, April 24, 2015

Steve C. Jones, U.S. District Court judge for the Northern District of Georgia, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Georgia School of Law’s Commencement on May 16 at 10 a.m. on the North Campus quadrangle in front of the law school. In the event of rain, graduation will be moved to Stegeman Coliseum. A 1987 graduate of Georgia Law, Jones was nominated by President Barack Obama and sworn in as a District Court judge in 2011.


Hellerstein presents on “The U.S. Subnational State Sales and Use Tax Gap and Efforts to Close It”

Friday, April 24, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein presented “The U.S. Subnational State Sales and Use Tax Gap and Efforts to Close It” to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s Working Party No. 9 on Consumption Taxes, to which he is an academic advisor, in Paris, France during April.


Atlanta Cheating Scandal Raises Concerns About Academic Integrity

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in a Voice of America article regarding the Atlanta Public Schools testing trial. The article was written by Hu Wei and published 4/22/15.


The “Netflix tax” – coming to a country near you

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was quoted in The Conversation regarding his thoughts on the proposal of a “Netflix tax” in Australia. The article was written by Rebecca Millar and published 4/21/15.


Judge in Atlanta school cheating scandal may reconsider tough sentences

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Los Angeles Times regarding his thoughts on the possibility of the judge’s decision to resentence some of the former educators convicted in the Atlanta Public School testing trial. The article was written by Jenny Jarvie and published 4/20/15.

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