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Georgia Law leads state in bar exam passage rate

Thursday, November 3, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law saw a high percentage of its graduates pass the July 2016 Georgia bar exam. The passage rate for first-time test takers from Georgia Law was 87.5 percent, 12.2 percentage points higher than the state average of 75.3 percent for ABA-approved law schools. For all Georgia Law graduates who took the July 2016 exam, 86.1 percent passed versus the state average of 71.1 percent.


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Lanier appointed to ABA Commission on Law and Aging

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Managing Attorney of the Mediation Practicum Eleanor C. Lanier has been appointed to the American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging, which is a collaborative and interdisciplinary leader of the Association's work to strengthen and secure the legal rights, dignity, autonomy, quality of life and quality of care of aging persons.


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Baradaran organizes conference on postal banking

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran organized a conference on the policy and operational aspects of postal banking, sponsored by Georgia Law and hosted at the headquarters of Americans for Financial Reform in Washington, D.C., during September. The event was generously supported by the President's Venture Fund.


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Baradaran presents on forthcoming book on black banking

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran presented on her forthcoming book The Color of Money: An History of Black Banking at the Urban History Association Conference in Chicago during October.


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Weeks publishes article in Georgia Law Review

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Hosch Professor Elizabeth Weeks has published "What is (and isn't) Healthism?" in 50 Georgia Law Review 833 (2016).

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