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Law firm honors partner and legal leader with endowed scholarship

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The University of Georgia School of Law is pleased to announce the creation of the Gary B. Blasingame Scholarship Fund, which was made possible by a $100,000 donation by the law firm Blasingame, Burch, Garrard, & Ashley, P.C., in tribute to a founding partner widely known as a strong advocate for his clients and an attorney of the highest caliber. “We are honored by the commitment Blasingame, Burch, Garrard, & Ashley has chosen to make to our law school as well as by this special opportunity to celebrate a distinguished alumnus whose engagement with our school throughout his career made a meaningful impact,” Georgia Law Dean Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge said. 


New York Times recognizes Georgia Law as a great return on investment

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Georgia Law was featured in The New York Times regarding the salary-to-debt ratio of its graduates, which was named one of the ten best according to a recent study. The article "Not Only Elite Law Schools Offer Great Returns on Investment" was written by Elizabeth Olson and was published 1/24/17.


West publishes column in The New York Times

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West has published "Don't Expect the First Amendment to Protect the Media" (with R. Jones) in The New York Times. The column was published 1/25/17.


Appel featured on WABE program

Monday, January 23, 2017

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was featured in WABE regarding his thoughts on the Justice Department handling water wars cases. The article titled "Jeff Sessions' nomination could affect Georgia's water wars" was written by Molly Samuel and was published 1/17/17.


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E. Burch presents at Tel Aviv University conference

Monday, January 23, 2017

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch presented "Publicly Funded Objectors" at the Fifty Years of Class Actions conference held at Tel Aviv University during January.

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