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School of Law renews Butler Commitment, guaranteeing aid to new matriculants in 2020

Thursday, September 5, 2019

For the second straight year, the University of Georgia School of Law commits to providing financial aid to every veteran who accepts its offer of admission for the fall of 2020 – a guarantee known as the “Butler Commitment.”  Furthermore, the law school is pleased to share that 100% of veterans currently enrolled in its Juris Doctor program are receiving some form of scholarship aid from the school.

100% of first-gen students in J.D. entering class receiving aid

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

The School of Law is proud to share that all first-generation college graduates in our Juris Doctor 2019 entering class are receiving some form of scholarship aid. Other support for first-gen students at the law school includes the First-Generation Student Association and a newly appointed First Start Coordinator who advises and guides these students.

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Carlson presents at Urgent Legal Matters Institute

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson presented "Crucial Issues in Modern Evidence Law" at the State Bar of Georgia's 30th Annual Urgent Legal Matters Institute during August.

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Ringhand presents on First Amendment

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Hosch Professor Lori A. Ringhand presented “First Amendment (Un)Exceptionalism” at George Washington University during August.

E. Burch featured in Associated Press article

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in an Associated Press article regarding Sackler family assets relating to Purdue Pharma settlements. The article titled "Sackler family's web makes it hard to track cash from Purdue Pharma" was written by Adam Geller and published 9/2/19.