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Law students aid musicians

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics Alexander W. Scherr was quoted in The Red & Black regarding the partnership between Georgia Law's Public Interest Practicum and Nuçi's Space offering legal services to local musicians. The article was written by Eva Vasquez and appeared on 3/31/10.


CANCELED - Symposium to explore security and justice efforts in India

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Georgia Law's symposium on "Security and Justice: An Indian Perspective" has been canceled. The event was originally slated for April 2 at 2 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall. However, due to unforeseen scheduling conflicts of the featured panelists - the Chief Justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan, the Indian Minister for Law and Justice M. Veerappa Moily and the Attorney General for India G.E. Vahanvati - the symposium will no longer take place.


David Shipley publishes article in the Kentucky Law Journal

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Cobb Professor David E. Shipley published A Dangerous Undertaking Indeed: Juvenile Humor, Raunchy Jokes, Obscene Materials and Bad Taste in Copyright, 98 Kentucky Law Journal 517 (2010)


Margaret Sachs' scholarship referenced in U.S. Supreme Court oral argument

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

An article written by Margaret V. Sachs, the holder of the Alston Chair in Corporate Law, was referenced several times during the oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in Morrison v. National Australia Bank. Justice Breyer asked each attorney to respond to the argument she made in an article entitled The International Reach of Rule 10b-5: The Myth of Congressional Silence, 28 Columbia Journal of Transnational Law 677 (1990).


Renowned intellectual property law expert to speak on entertainment issues

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Georgia Law's Dean Rusk Center will host two intellectual property law lectures in April featuring Martin Kretschmer. Considered an expert in his field, Kretschmer will discuss his groundbreaking work in artist compensation in the European Union April 6 at 1:30 p.m. Kretschmer's research on the international franchising of television formats such as "American Idol" will be explored the following day (April 7) at 12:30 p.m.

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