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Conference to explore intersection of public health and environmental law

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Georgia Law’s 26th Annual Red Clay Conference, titled “Healthy Planet, Healthy People: Conversations from Environmental Law and Public Health Perspectives,” will address the intersection of public health and environmental law. Starting at 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 28, this daylong symposium will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on North Campus.

Bankruptcy: What it is, when to file, FAQ and more

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Assistant Professor Kent H. Barnett was featured on regarding his thoughts on how often bankruptcies are misrepresented on credit reports. The article was written by Odysseas Papadimitriou and appeared on 1/30/14.

Coenen publishes article in Boston College Law Review

Thursday, January 30, 2014

University Professor & Caldwell Chair in Constitutional Law Dan T. Coenen has published "The Filibuster and the Framing: Why the Cloture Rule Is Unconstitutional and What To Do About It" in 55 Boston College Law Review 39 (2014).

Georgia Law wins ABA Tax Challenge

Monday, January 27, 2014

Congratulations to third-year law student Morgan L. Klinzing and second-year law student Benjamin Newell for winning the 2014 ABA Law Student Tax Challenge. Approximately 90 teams from law schools across the country competed in this tournament where two-person teams solve a cutting-edge and complex business problem that might arise in everyday tax practice.  Professor Camilla E. Watson coached the team.

Georgia Law wins "best of the best" national moot court competition

Monday, January 27, 2014

Congratulations to third-year students Margaret E. “Maggy” Randels and Utrophia D. Robinson who won first place in the invitation-only Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship. Additionally, Robinson was named the second best oralist, and the pair prepared the third best brief. This tournament pitted the best moot court programs from across the country against each other, with only 16 law schools selected to participate based on their performance during the 2012-13 academic year.