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UGA law school hosts book discussion on Burch’s Mass Tort Deals

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The University of Georgia School of Law will host a discussion of the recently published book Mass Tort Deals: Backroom Bargaining in Multidistrict Litigationwhich was written by Elizabeth Chamblee Burch, the holder of the law school’s Fuller E. Callaway Chair. The discussion will be held Nov. 8 from 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Classroom B of Hirsch Hall on UGA’s North Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

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West presents at Chicago's First Amendment symposium

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West presented "The Majoritarian Press Clause" at The University of Chicago Law School Legal Forum's annual symposium titled "What's the Harm? The Future of the First Amendment" held at The University of Chicago Law School during October.

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Barnett publishes article in Washington Law Review

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Hosch Associate Professor Kent Barnett published "Some Kind of Hearing Officer" in 94 Washington Law Review 515 (2019). 

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Carlson's book cited by Georgia Court of Appeals

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence (with M. Carlson) was recently cited by the Georgia Court of Appeals in the case of Jones v. State. This citation marks the 47th Georgia appellate court decision (Supreme and Court of Appeals) where Carlson's book has been cited since 2013.

Hetherington featured in Georgia Recorder

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Assistant Clinical Professor and Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in the Georgia Recorder regarding the possible revival of Georgia's Hidden Predator Act. The article titled "Ga. House panel considers reviving 'Hidden Predator Act' for 2020" was written by Beau Evans and published 10/25/19.