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Haley named Presidential Management Fellows Finalist

Monday, January 23, 2017

Congratulations to third-year student Spencer S. Haley for being named a Presidential Management Fellows Finalist for 2017. Haley was one of 417 finalists selected from more than 6,350 applicants. This program was established to attract to federal service outstanding men and women from a variety of backgrounds who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs. 

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Thompson appointed chairman of the Ethics Research Center Board

Monday, January 23, 2017

Sibley Professor in Corporate and Business Law Larry D. Thompson has been appointed chairman of the Ethics Research Center Board, effective immediately. The ERC is the research arm of the Ethics & Compliance Initiative (ECI), which is a best practice community of organizations that are committed to creating and sustaining high quality ethics and compliance programs.

Wells featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Monday, January 23, 2017

Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Michael L. Wells was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding his thoughts on sovereign immunity. The article titled "State contends its laws are immune from legal challenges" was written by Bill Rankin and was published 1/20/17. 

UGA law school brings international law scholars to campus to share latest work

Thursday, January 19, 2017

The University of Georgia School of Law will bring several international law scholars to Athens this spring to share their latest research as part of the revival of the school’s International Law Colloquium Series. These global legal experts will present substantial works-in-progress on topics such as cybersecurity, global economics, human rights, international courts and refugees. Both upper-level law students and faculty engage with these prominent scholars during their time on campus.

Carlson featured in Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding his thoughts on the Georgia judicial watchdog agency. The article titled "Why the Georgia judicial watchdog agency is in limbo" was written by Bill Rankin and was published 1/13/17.