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In Memoriam: Dean Emeritus J. Ralph Beaird

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of Dean Emeritus J. Ralph Beaird, who served as dean of the law school for a total of 13 years and officially served on the faculty for more than 20 years, although he taught at the law school for approximately four decades. Beaird passed away on August 14.  This revered leader, scholar, teacher and mentor will be missed. The memorial service will be August 18 at 12:30 p.m. at Athens First United Methodist Church. The arrangements are being handled by Bernstein Funeral Home.


In Atlanta, Jury selection is set to begin in test scandal

Monday, August 11, 2014

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann was quoted in The New York Times regarding the upcoming trial of former Atlanta Public Schools employees.  The article was written by Richard Fausset and was published on 8/10/14.


Trial of 12 set to begin in Atlanta cheating case

Monday, August 11, 2014

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in an Associated Press article appearing in the San Francisco Chronicle regarding the trial of Atlanta Public Schools former administrators, principals, testing coordinators and teachers.  It was written by Kathleen Foody and appeared 8/10/14.


How Post Office Banking Could Help the Unbanked Without Congress

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was quoted in Next City regarding her thoughts on postal banking. The article was written by Cassie Owens and appeared 8/6/14.


‘Too Big to Fail’ Study unlikely to spur big reforms

Monday, August 4, 2014

Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was quoted in Law 360 regarding her opinion on federal bank bailouts. The article was written by Evan Weinberger and appeared 7/30/14.

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