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2019 UGA diversity, inclusion grants fund 26 projects; School of Law's Robinson Scholars Program included

Monday, August 19, 2019

Twenty-six proposals have been funded through the second round of the New Approaches to Promote Diversity and Inclusion grants program, which was announced in January 2019 by UGA President Jere W. Morehead. Among those to be funded is the School of Law's Robinson Scholars Program. All of the initiatives selected are dedicated to serving underrepresented, underserved and first-generation students at UGA. 


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Hellerstein's article cited by the Utah Supreme Court

Monday, August 19, 2019

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein's article “Is ‘Internal Consistency’ Dead?: Reflections on an Evolving Commerce Clause Restraint on State Taxation” (61 Tax Law Review 1 (2007)) was cited by the Utah Supreme Court in Steiner v. Utah State Tax Commission, a case involving a taxpayer’s claim of a constitutional right to a credit against state personal income taxes for payments of foreign income taxes.


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Milot publishes chapter in Tax, Estate, and Lifetime Planning for Minors

Friday, August 16, 2019

Associate Professor & Practicum in Animal Welfare Skills Director Lisa Milot published "Special Considerations in Transfers to Minor Beneficiaries Born as a Result of Reproductive Technologies" in Tax, Estate, and Lifetime Planning for Minors, 2d ed. (C.Y. D'Aversa ed.) (American Bar Association, 2019) (with T. Striepe).


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Striepe publishes chapter in Tax, Estate, and Lifetime Planning for Minors

Friday, August 16, 2019

Associate Director for Research Services Thomas "T.J." Striepe published "Special Considerations in Transfers to Minor Beneficiaries Born as a Result of Reproductive Technologies" in Tax, Estate, and Lifetime Planning for Minors, 2d ed. (C.Y. D'Aversa ed.) (American Bar Association, 2019) (with L. Milot).


E. Burch featured in Legal NewsLine

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in Legal NewsLine regarding U.S. District Court Judge Dan Polster and the current opioid litigation. The article titled "'Nobody's sure if it will work or how': A review of how a Cleveland judge is handling 2,000 opioid lawsuits" was written by Dan Fisher and published 8/14/19.

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