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UGA law school to host public interest law conference

Friday, February 10, 2017

The University of Georgia School of Law will host the 12th Annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference February 25 in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall starting at 9:30 a.m. This year’s conference will explore issues surrounding vulnerable persons in custody, expanding access to justice through community lawyering, and healthcare access and disability rights. Francys Johnson, who currently serves as the president of the Georgia chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, will deliver the keynote address. 

Turner featured in the Christian Science Monitor

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Associate Professor Christian Turner was featured in the Christian Science Monitor regarding his thoughts on the implications of open-carry rights. The article titled "Trial begins for supporters of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy" was written by Amanda Hoover and was published 2/6/17.

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Barnett publishes essay in the George Washington Law Review Arguendo

Monday, February 6, 2017

Associate Professor Kent Barnett has published "How the Supreme Court Derailed Formal Rulemaking" in 85 George Washington Law Review Arguendo 1 (2017).

Buice wins Beaird Closing Argument Competition

Monday, February 6, 2017

Congratulations to first-year student Amy Buice for winning the 2017 J. Ralph Beaird 1L Closing Argument Mock Trial Competition. The finalist was Curtis D. Lockaby.

UGA unveils 2017 Bulldog 100 rankings; Five Georgia Law alumni/alumnae businesses included

Monday, February 6, 2017

The University of Georgia Alumni Association recognized the 100 fastest-growing companies owned or operated by UGA alumni during the eighth annual Bulldog 100 Celebration on Feb. 4 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. The 2017 fastest-growing business was Chicken Salad Chick, helmed by president and CEO Scott Deviney, who received his degree in economics from UGA’s Terry College of Business in 1995. Georgia Law alumni/alumnae businesses included are: #24 Crate Services, Inc., Darren Gaynor (J.D.'02); #42 The Spotted Trotter, Megan K. Ouzts (J.D.'05); #58 William Teusink, R. Lawton Jordan (J.D.'00); #96 Agora Vintage, Russell Edwards (J.D.'10) and #99 Stanton Law LLC, Todd Stanton (J.D.'00).