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Athens musicians get a little help from the law

Monday, March 21, 2011

Georgia Law's Sports and Entertainment Law Society was featured in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding their collaboration with UGA's Music Business Program titled "Protect Athens Music." The joint endeavor will include a free workshop for local musicians on March 23. The article was written by Julie Phillips and appeared on 3/18/2011.


UGA School of Law to host sixth annual public interest law conference

Monday, March 21, 2011

The School of Law's sixth annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference will be held April 1 - 2. The conference will get underway with a celebration on April 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the Melting Point in downtown Athens, featuring a keynote address by Atlanta Legal Aid Society's Steve Gottlieb. Panels and roundtable discussions will be held April 2 from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the School of Law. Up to seven hours of Continuing Legal Education credits are available for attorneys.


Hillel Levin publishes article in California Western journal

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Assistant Professor Hillel Y. Levin has published "Conflicts and the Shifting Landscape Around Same-sex Relationships" in 41 California Western International Law Journal  93 (2010).

 


UGA graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation; Georgia Law ranks among the nation's leading public law schools

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Recently, Georgia Law was counted among the top 14 public law schools in the nation and among the top four public law schools in the Southeast, tieing for 35th overall, in U.S.News & World Report's 2012 edition of America's Best Graduate Schools.


UGA School of Law Sibley lecturer to assess financial reform bill

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Georgia Law's 107th Sibley Lecture will explore the aftermath of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 as well as the current vulnerability of the U.S. financial system. Featuring Columbia University's John C. Coffee Jr., the lecture will take place March 28 at 3:30 p.m. in the law school's Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom.

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