Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Karima Bennoune, international human rights expert and University of California, Davis, School of Law professor, will discuss Muslim fundamentalism on Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. at the University of Georgia Chapel. Bennoune’s talk will be based on her recently published book “Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories From the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism,” which addresses resistance to fundamentalism through accounts of interviews of more than 280 people of Muslim heritage. The event is part of UGA’s Spotlight on the Arts Festival and is free and open to the public.
Associate Professor Harlan G. Cohen was elected to serve as a member of the American Law Institute, an organization that is dedicated to producing scholarly work to help clarify, modernize and improve the law.
Congratulations to third-year law student Ellen R. Clarke for placing third in the International Association of Defense Counsel's 2013 writing contest. Her paper titled "A Duty to Over Preserve? How Disregarding Foreign Data Privacy Laws May Keep Litigants Out of a Jam" was published in the Oct. 2013 issue of the Defense Counsel Journal.
Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge has published "The Proportionality Principles and the (Amount in) Controversy" in American Illness (F. H. Buckley ed.) (Yale University Press, 2013).
Georgia Law was featured in the Daily Report regarding former Gov. Roy Barnes speaking at the Georgia Association of Law and Politics symposium during October. Barnes delivered the keynote address at the event. The article was written by Kathleen Baydala Joyner and appeared on 10/29/13.