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UGA School of Law hosts U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Come watch on Tuesday, Sept. 21, as three judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims hear a case in the law school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. This court has exclusive jurisdiction to provide veterans an impartial judicial review of final decisions by the Board of Veterans' Appeals. It rules on matters involving administrative decisions on service-connected disabilities, survivor benefits, education payments, waivers of indebtedness and other benefits.


Walter Hellerstein publishes article in Tax Notes

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Shackelford Distinguished Professor Walter Hellerstein has published "VAT Exemptions: Principles and Practice" in 128 Tax Notes 989 (2010) (with H. Duncan).

 


Walter Hellerstein publishes article in the Tax Law Review

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Shackelford Distinguished Professor Walter Hellerstein has published "Interjurisdictional Issue in the Design of a VAT" in the 63 Tax Law Review 359 (2010) (with M. Keen), in an issue on structuring a federal VAT: design and coordination issues.


Tim Meyer publishes article in Harvard International Law Journal

Monday, August 30, 2010

Assistant Professor Timothy L. Meyer has published "Power, Exit Costs, and Renegotiation in International Law" in 51 Harvard International Law Journal 379 (2010).

 


Georgia Law Prosecutorial Clinic students file appeal

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Six Georgia Law students in the school's Prosecutorial Clinic recently had the opportunity to handle the state of Georgia's response to an out-of-time appeal filed by William Walsh, who was convicted of child molestation in 1997 in Walton County. Clinic Director Alan A. Cook, who successfully tried the original case, oversaw the writing of the brief while his students provided supporting research used to refute the appellant's enumerations of error. A decision in the case is not expected for several months.

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