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UGA to mark 50th anniversary of desegregation in 2011; legal issues panel to feature 1970 Georgia Law alumnus Robert Benham

Monday, November 8, 2010

The University of Georgia will mark the 50th anniversary of its desegregation with a series of events starting on Jan. 9-the date in 1961 when Hamilton Holmes and Charlayne Hunter (now Hunter-Gault) became the first African Americans to register for classes-and continuing for 50 days through Feb. 28, the end of Black History Month. One of the events will be a panel discussion of the legal issues involved in the university's desegregation on Jan. 10 featuring Georgia Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham (J.D.'70).


Walter Hellerstein delivers talk on tax coordination

Monday, November 8, 2010

Walter Hellerstein will present a paper on "Tax Coordination Between the U.S. States: The Role of the Courts" at the European Science Foundation Exploratory Workshop on Horizontal Tax Coordination within the EU and within the United States, in Vienna, Austria, in November.


Usha Rodrigues publishes article in the Texas Law Review

Monday, November 1, 2010

Associate Professor Usha Rodrigues has published "The Power of Warm Glow," in 88 Texas Law Review See Also 149 (2010) (an online companion to the journal).

 


Laurie Fowler receives Ogden Doremus Award for Excellence in Environmental Law

Friday, October 29, 2010

Georgia Law Environmental Practicum Director and Associate Dean of the Odum School of Ecology Laurie A. Fowler was recently honored with the Ogden Doremus Award for Excellence in Environmental Law from the public interest legal group GreenLaw. This award recognizes the role that lawyers play in protecting Georgia's natural resources.


Carol Watson and Wendy Moore deliver talk on the art of presentations

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Law Library Director Carol A. Watson and Acquisitions Librarian Wendy Moore delivered a talk titled "Using Pecha Kucha to Enhance Your Presentations" at the American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting in July.

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