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Kent Barnett publishes article in the Notre Dame Law Review

Monday, August 6, 2012

Assistant Professor Kent Barnett has published "Avoiding Independent Agency Armageddon" in 87 Notre Dame Law Review 1349 (2012). 


Lonnie Brown appointed to serve as Principal Substantive Consultant

Monday, August 6, 2012

Cleveland Distinguished Chair of Legal Ethics and Professionalism Lonnie T. Brown Jr. was recently selected by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia to serve as the principal substantive consultant for the court's Civil Local Rules Revision Project.


Renovations continued this summer

Monday, August 6, 2012

Improvements to the law school's facilities continued this summer with the primary focus being on the rotunda area and cupola. Last summer, the school benefited from a renovation that resulted in almost 4,000 sq. ft. of additional building space being captured by enclosing the law school's Sutherland Courtyard with multifunctional corridors. Designed primarily for student use, these changes were made to repurpose underutilized areas and to address the overcrowding of public spaces.


NAACP wants 'stand your ground' provisions applied in Cobb murder case

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the difficulty in proving self-defense and stand-your-ground cases. The article was written by Janel Davis and appeared on 7/25/12.


Georgia Law welcomes two new professors this fall

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Georgia Law is pleased to welcome its newest faculty members who will begin teaching in Athens this fall - Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran from Brigham Young University and Assistant Professor Kent Barnett from the University of Kentucky. Baradaran will be leading courses in contracts and banking law while Barnett will be focusing on contracts and consumer law.

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