Assistant Professor Jason M. Solomon has published Equal Accountability Through Tort Law, 103 Northwestern University Law Review 1765 (2009).
Georgia Law will host a public interest weekend Feb. 26-27. Former U.S. Sen. J. Maxwell "Max" Cleland will serve as the keynote speaker and will present "We are Public Interest" Friday night followed by a reception with a live and silent auction. Saturday will feature panels and roundtables covering topics such as prison reform, environmental justice, child advocacy, hate crimes and immigration law. The two-day event is composed of the 25th Annual Equal Justice Foundation Auction and the 5th Annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference.
First-year law student Kimberly B. Jones won the 2010 J. Ralph Beaird 1L Closing Argument Mock Trial Tournament. Congratulations to Jones and tournament finalist Andrei V. Ionescu in addition to the other competitors for their hard work.
Colquitt Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Michael L. Wells has published Scott v. Harris and the Role of the Jury in Constitutional Litigation, 29 Review of Litigation 65 (2009).
One hundred of the fastest-growing companies owned or operated by former University of Georgia students were honored Jan. 30, when the UGA Alumni Association announced the “Bulldog 100: Fastest Growing Bulldog Businesses.” Among those recognized were four Georgia Law graduates: James L. Allgood (J.D.'00), Chris D. Clayton (J.D.'83), Samuel J. Grant (J.D.'00) and James H. Moore III (J.D.'81).