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Lori Ringhand publishes article in American University Law Review

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Associate Professor Lori A. Ringhand has published "May it Please the Senate: An Empirical Analysis of the Senate Judiciary Committee Hearings of Supreme Court Nominees, 1939-2009" in 60 American University Law Review 589 (2011) (with P. Collins).


Lori Ringhand receives a Congressional Research Grant

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Associate Professor Lori A. Ringhand has been awarded a Congressional Research Grant from The Dirksen Congressional Center along with political scientist Paul M. Collins Jr. The duo will use the grant to expand the scope of their research on the U.S. Supreme Court confirmation process.

 


Paul Heald's article selected for inclusion in the Intellectual Property Law Review

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Allen Post Professor Paul J. Heald's article "Trademark Infringement, Trademark Dilution, and the Decline in Sharing of Famous Brand Names: An Introduction and Empirical Study" was one of only a handful of intellectual property law articles selected for inclusion in the 2011 Intellectual Property Law Review, a yearly anthology published by West Group. Heald's article was originally published in 59 Buffalo Law Review 141 (2011).


Recent Scholarship about Open Access Publishing

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Director of the Law Library Carol A. Watson was mentioned in The Chronicle of Higher Education regarding her paper "Citation Advantage of Open Access Legal Scholarship" and the open access publishing debate. The article was written by Jason B. Jones and appeared on 4/4/11.


Video of the Holmes/Hunter trial re-enactment and legal panel now available

Friday, April 1, 2011

The video recording of the law school's re-enactment of the legal trial that opened the door for Charlayne Hunter and Hamilton Holmes to enroll in the University of Georgia and the legal panel that followed is now available for viewing online. Additionally, this program will be aired on UGA's cable channel, 15, which is available to Charter Communications Athens-area subscribers. The original presentation took place February 25 in the school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom.

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