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Law school enrollment down in U.S., but not at UGA

Monday, January 6, 2014

While many law schools across the country saw a decrease in enrollment figures, Georgia Law actually recorded an increase. Associate Dean for Administration Paul B. Rollins commented in the Athens Banner-Herald about the law school's enrollment statistics. The article was written by Lee Shearer and was published 12/25/13.


In Memoriam: Clair Drew

Monday, January 6, 2014

Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of longtime Dean's Office secretary Clair Riley Drew on December 24 at the age of 71. She worked for former Associate Dean Paul M. Kurtz and the late Woodruff Professor of International Law Louis B. Sohn, among others. She is survived by her husband, Donnie; daughters Kimberly and Kerri; and four grandchildren.


Cohen delivers talk on international precedent

Monday, December 23, 2013

Associate Professor Harlan G. Cohen presented "Toward a Theory of International Precedent" at Bar-Ilan University's faculty workshop in Ramat Gan, Israel, and at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel, as part of a workshop on "The Legal Framework Governing War and Terror" during December.


Rutledge testifies before U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was invited to testify at the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing entitled "The Federal Arbitration Act and Access to Justice: Will Recent Supreme Court Decisions Undermine the Rights of Consumers, Workers and Small Businesses?" The hearing took place during December.


Retroactive immunity for the consul?

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was quoted in a Thomson Reuters article regarding whether or not diplomatic immunity can be retroactive. The article was written by Allison Frankel and appeared on 12/19/13.

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