Georgia Law is hosting the 10th Annual Legal Ethics & Professionalism Symposium, titled Drawing the Ethical Line: Controversial Cases, Zealous Advocacy, and the Public Good. This day-long event will take place on Friday, Oct. 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. in Classroom A of Hirsch Hall on UGA's North Campus. The symposium will examine the difficult ethical issues encountered by attorneys in defending and prosecuting controversial or high-profile cases.
The University of Georgia chapter of the Blue Key National Honor Society will recognize three Georgians for their civic contributions at its annual awards banquet Oct. 2. Among the honorees is former UGA law school Dean and Professor C. Ronald Ellington. Ellington is being recognized for his career in the field of law and for his continuing support for academic programs at UGA.
Professor Fazal Khan has published Paging King Solomon: Towards Allowing Organ Donation From Anencephalic Infants, 6 Indiana Health Law Review 17 (2009) (with B. Lea).
Professor Lonnie T. Brown has published ""May it Please the Camera, . . . I Mean the Court"--An Intrajudicial Solution to an Extrajudicial Problem" in A Century of Legal Ethics: Trial Lawyers and the ABA Canons of Professional Ethics (L. Fox, S. Martyn & A. Pollis, eds.) (ABA Publishing, 2009) (reprinted from 39 Ga. L. Rev. 83 (2004)).
Professor Walter Hellerstein will deliver a talk titled "Current Developments in State and Local Taxation" to the National Conference of State Tax Judges at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy in September.