News & Events


Midsize Banks May Get Some Relief from Dodd-Frank

Friday, May 16, 2014

Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in a Law 360 article regarding her thoughts on regulations on midsize banks. The article was written by Evan Weinberger and appeared on 5/12/14.


Committee named to seek dean of Georgia Law

Friday, May 16, 2014

Rebecca Hanner White, who has served as dean of the School of Law since 2003, recently announced that she plans to return to the faculty after 11 years of service as dean. UGA Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Pamela Whitten has appointed a committee to begin a national search to fill the position of dean of the School of Law. It will be chaired by Svein Øie, dean of the College of Pharmacy. Whitten said she is pleased that White will continue to serve as dean while the national search for her successor is underway.


Experts reveal next steps, evaluate judge in Georgia’s marriage equality lawsuit

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Associate Professor Hillel Y. Levin was featured in the GA Voice regarding his thoughts on Georgia’s marriage equality lawsuit. The article was written by Patrick Saunders and appeared on 5/14/14.


Second-year students selected for Gideon's Promise Summer Law Clerk Program

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Congratulations to second-year students Alicia N. Luncheon and Veronica M. O’Grady, who were selected to join the Gideon’s Promise Summer Law Clerk Program Class of 2014. They are two of 16 selected law students who will assist public defender offices in the Southeast that partner with Gideon’s Promise, a nonprofit organization that works to mobilize and train public defenders.


Law librarians' book wins award

Friday, May 9, 2014

Two Georgia Law librarians' scholarship has been selected for an award. Director of the Law Library Carol A. Watson and Faculty Services Librarian Thomas “T.J.” Striepe published chapters in Law Librarianship in the Digital Age, which was awarded the American Association of Law Libraries Joseph L. Andrews Legal Literature Award.

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