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U.N. World Food director to speak at symposium

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Georgia Law will welcome Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme Ertharin Cousin on Feb. 5 as the keynote speaker for the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law’s conference titled “International Law in a Time of Scarcity.” The daylong symposium will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, on North Campus, and will address global policy in relation to the scarcity of resources.


Case to test reach of immunity for state doctors

Friday, January 18, 2013

Georgia Law was featured in the Daily Report regarding a medical malpractice case that was heard by the Supreme Court of Georgia in the school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom as part of a special session of the court during January. The article was written by Alyson M. Palmer and appeared on 1/16/13.


Court hears appeal of conviction in coastal Georgia boy's death

Friday, January 18, 2013

Georgia Law was featured in an article by the Associated Press regarding an appeal involving the murder trial of a 6-year-old boy that was heard by the Supreme Court of Georgia in the school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom as part of a special session of the court during January. The article was written by Kate Brumback and appeared in outlets such as the Savannah Morning News, the San Francisco Chronicle and the Coastal Courier.


Incentives for Gun Manufacturers Nothing Special, Analysts Say

Friday, January 18, 2013

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was quoted in State Tax Today regarding the long history of states giving tax incentives to attract particular businesses. The article was written by Jenny Jones and appeared on 1/18/13.


Lori Ringhand publishes new constitutional casebook

Friday, January 18, 2013

Hosch Professor Lori A. Ringhand has published Constitutional Law: A Context and Practice Casebook as part of the Context and Practice Series (Carolina Academic Press, 2013) (with D. Schwartz).

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