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Hellerstein co-chairs conference panels on VAT law

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein co-chaired two panels titled “Taxable Persons and Related Issues in VAT Law” and “Taxable Transactions in VAT Law” at the Court of Justice of the European Union: Recent VAT Case Law Conference at the Vienna University of Economics and Business during January.


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Hellerstein serves as panelist at Court of Justice of the European Union: Recent VAT Case Law Conference

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein served as a panelist for the “Fundamental Principles and VAT” session at the Court of Justice of the European Union: Recent VAT Case Law Conference at the Vienna University of Economics and Business during January.


Innovative mentor program boasts more than 700 mentees

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The School of Law’s innovative mentorship program has connected more than 700 law students with four-person support teams since its start in 2016. The mentor teams consist of upper-level law students, faculty members, career development officers and alumni/alumnae/professional mentors. The program is quite flexible as mentors and mentees are encouraged to find the communication style and frequency that works best for them. The law school also hosts a few events each year for students and mentors to meet face-to-face.


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Rodrigues publishes article in the Emory Law Journal

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

University Professor & Kilpatrick Chair of Corporate Finance and Securities Law Usha Rodrigues published "Financial Contracting with the Crowd" in 69 Emory Law Journal 397 (2019).


Spring 2020 Signature Lectures to bring scholars, thought leaders to campus; including two School of Law grads

Friday, January 24, 2020

Renowned scholars and leaders in government, global affairs, the sciences, humanities and several other fields will visit the University of Georgia this semester as part of the spring 2020 Signature Lecture series. Signature Lectures highlight speakers noted for their broad, multidisciplinary appeal and compelling bodies of work. Many of the lectures are supported by endowments, while others honor notable figures and milestones in the university’s history. School of Law graduates Georgia Supreme Justice Robert Benham (J.D.'70) and University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel (J.D.'93) are among the 2020 lecturers.

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