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Law school to host legal ethics & professionalism symposium

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Georgia Law is hosting the 10th Annual Legal Ethics & Professionalism Symposium, titled Drawing the Ethical Line: Controversial Cases, Zealous Advocacy, and the Public Good. This day-long event will take place on Friday, Oct. 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. in Classroom A of Hirsch Hall on UGA's North Campus. The symposium will examine the difficult ethical issues encountered by attorneys in defending and prosecuting controversial or high-profile cases.


Fazal Kahn publishes article in the Indiana Health Law Review

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Professor Fazal Khan has published Paging King Solomon: Towards Allowing Organ Donation From Anencephalic Infants, 6 Indiana Health Law Review 17 (2009) (with B. Lea).


UGA chapter of Blue Key Honor Society to honor Ellington and two others with its service award

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

The University of Georgia chapter of the Blue Key National Honor Society will recognize three Georgians for their civic contributions at its annual awards banquet Oct. 2. Among the honorees is former UGA law school Dean and Professor C. Ronald Ellington. Ellington is being recognized for his career in the field of law and for his continuing support for academic programs at UGA.


Lonnie T. Brown publishes chapter in book on legal ethics

Monday, September 21, 2009

Professor Lonnie T. Brown has published ""May it Please the Camera, . . . I Mean the Court"--An Intrajudicial Solution to an Extrajudicial Problem" in A Century of Legal Ethics: Trial Lawyers and the ABA Canons of Professional Ethics (L. Fox, S. Martyn & A. Pollis, eds.) (ABA Publishing, 2009) (reprinted from 39 Ga. L. Rev. 83 (2004)).


Alumnus Morehead named senior vice president for academic affairs and provost at UGA

Friday, September 18, 2009

Georgia Law alumus Jere W. Morehead (J.D.'80), vice president for instruction and the Meigs Professor of Legal Studies at the University of Georgia, will serve as senior vice president for academic affairs and provost. Morehead was chosen from among four finalists identified in a national search to fill the second-highest position in the university’s administration. He will succeed Arnett C. Mace Jr., who will retire on Jan. 1.

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