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Allman filmmakers to stand trial in Georgia train crash that killed camera assistant

Monday, March 9, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted by the Associated Press regarding his thoughts on the case of a filmmaker facing manslaughter charges after a camera assistant was killed by a freight train. The article was written by Russ Bynum and appeared 3/7/15.


Georgia Law’s Elizabeth Burch receives Young Scholars Medal

Monday, March 9, 2015

The University of Georgia School of Law’s Associate Professor Elizabeth “Beth” Chamblee Burch has been awarded the American Law Institute’s Young Scholars Medal. This national award is presented every other year to one or two outstanding early-career law professors whose work has the potential to influence improvements in the law.


Oral History: An Interview of Dr. Verner Chaffin on March 16, 2012

Friday, March 6, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Verner F. Chaffin (LL.B.'42) participated in an oral history interview that was published in The Journal of Southern Legal History (Volume 22, 2014).  


Georgia Law to present symposium on financial regulation

Friday, March 6, 2015

The University of Georgia School of Law’s student-edited legal journal, the Georgia Law Review, will present “Financial Regulation: Reflections and Projections” on March 20 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on North Campus. The symposium’s two keynote presentations will be given by Luis A. Aguilar, a commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and Dennis P. Lockhart, the president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.


Wilkes publishes article in Journal of Southern Legal History

Friday, March 6, 2015

Professor Emeritus Donald E. Wilkes Jr. has published "The Great Writ in the Peach State: Georgia Habeas Corpus, 1865-1965" in 22 Journal of Southern Legal History 233 (2014).

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