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Alan Cook and other UGA experts offer commentary for reporting sexual abuse of minors

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Prosecutorial Clinic Director Alan A. Cook and other UGA experts are available to provide commentary on sexual abuse involving children and the responsibilities for reporting such cases to the proper authorities. The recent scandal at Pennsylvania State University involving inadequately reported alleged cases of sexual abuse of minors on campus has started a national debate on what a person's ethical, moral and legal requirements are to report incidences of abuse to the proper authorities.


Diane Amann delivers talk on international criminal justice

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Woodruff Chair Diane Marie Amann presented "International Criminal Justice Within Conflicts" at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands, during November.


Logan Sawyer named to new Teaching Academy Fellows program

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Assistant Professor Logan E. Sawyer III has been named a member of the 2011-2012 UGA Teaching Academy Fellows program. This new program links early-career faculty members across campus with members of the Teaching Academy who serve as mentors. Sawyer was one of only 19 early-career faculty members campus wide selected to participate in this year's program. 


Carol Watson publishes article in the Law Library Journal

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Law Library Director Carol A. Watson has published "Citation Advantage of Open Access Legal Scholarship" in 103 Law Library Journal 553 (2011) (with J. Donovan).


Alien Tort Claims Act

Monday, November 14, 2011

Woodruff Chair Diane Marie Amann was quoted in the Voice of America regarding the Alien Tort Statute and the 1980 landmark case Filartiga v. Pena-Irala that was the first to apply the statute. The article appeared on 11/11/11.

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