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West serves as panelist at the 111th AALS Annual Meeting

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West served on a panel titled "President Trump and Freedom of the Press" at the 111th Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting in San Francisco during January.


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Carlson publishes tribute to Sam Davis in Mississippi Law Journal

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson published "Tribute to Sam Davis: A Georgia Perspective" in 85 Mississippi Law Journal 955 (2016).  This article traces the career of Samuel M. Davis, who spent 27 years at UGA serving as associate dean at the law school and as the university's associate vice president for academic affairs. Carlson’s article contains a passage from Georgia Law Professor D. Wilkes.    


Baradaran featured in MarketWatch

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in MarketWatch regarding her thoughts on Wal-Mart's new efforts to incentivize saving. The article titled "Does Wal-Mart have the answer to make America save again?" was written by Maria LaMagna and was published 12/23/16.


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Barnett's article cited by U.S Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Associate Professor Kent Barnett 's article "Resolving the ALJ Quandary"  (66 Vanderbilt Law Review 797 (2013)) was cited by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit  in the case Bandimere v. SEC. In its decision, the court held that SEC administrative law judges appointments were unconstitutional. The case is the first appellate decision to adopt this position, which Barnett advocated in his article.


West featured in Quad Cities Online

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Professor Sonja R. West was featured on Quad Cities Online regarding her appointment as the inaugural Otis Brumby Distinguished Professor in Law. The article titled "Q-C native, former reporter, gets 1st Amendment professorship" was written by Allie Arnell and was published 12/25/16.

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