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The rise of animal law

Monday, May 2, 2011

Third-year law student Sherwin K. Figueroa was quoted in DVM Newsmagazine regarding her interest in Georgia Law and in animal law. The article was written by Alicia Karapetian and appeared on 5/1/11.


Georgia Law prevails at intrastate moot court competition

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Congratulations to second-year law students Andrew M. Bagley, Rachael D. Ivey and Samuel H. Sabulis who recently took home the championship trophy and the Best Brief Award in the Intrastate Moot Court Competition, which has teams from all five of the state's law schools competing against each other for top honors. This is the sixth consecutive year UGA has won this competition and the eighth consecutive year it has earned the best brief title.


Walter Hellerstein publishes article in Tax Notes

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Distinguished Research Professor and Shackelford Professor Walter Hellerstein published "Challenging Legal Issues Confronting VAT Regimes" in 131 Tax Notes 409 (2011) with Jon Sedon (J.D.'07).


Candlelight memorial service will be held for faculty, staff, students; Wilner to be remembered

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Nineteen University of Georgia faculty, staff and students will be honored at the university's annual candlelight memorial service May 3 at 7 p.m. on the steps of the Chapel. Among those to be recognized will be former Associate Dean and Kirbo Chair Gabriel M. Wilner who passed away last May after more than 35 years of service at Georgia Law.


Q&A on the news

Monday, April 25, 2011

Criminal Defense Clinic Director Russell C. Gabriel was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution clarifying the differences in Georgia's life sentences for convicted defendants. The article was written by Lori Johnston and appeared on 4/20/11.

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