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Taylor-Parker receives 2016 Autistic Scholars Fellowship

Monday, February 1, 2016

Congratulations to second-year law student R. Larkin Taylor-Parker for being a recipient of a 2016 Autistic Scholars Fellowship. The fellowship, established by the Autistic Self Advocacy Network to provide four to six autistic college students with a $5,000 scholarship, recognizes students who are dedicated to advocating for disability rights, building the Autistic culture and community, and encouraging disability accessibility and inclusion on college campuses. Taylor-Parker has begun assembling an organization to promote disability culture, community and advocacy throughout UGA.


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Elizabeth Burch co-chairs AALS Scholarship Section Panel

Friday, January 29, 2016

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch co-chaired an Association of American Law Schools 2016 Annual Meeting panel titled "The State of the Art on Placing Legal Scholarship - and its Potential Consequences" during January.


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Elizabeth Burch presents on potential class action reforms

Friday, January 29, 2016

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch participated in an Association of American Law Schools 2016 Annual Meeting panel titled "Discussion of Potential Class Action Reforms with Advisory Committee on Civil Rules" during January.


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Hellerstein publishes article about consumption taxation of cloud computing

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein has published "Consumption Taxation of Cloud Computing: Lessons from the US Subnational Retail Sales Tax Experience," in Lamensch, et al., eds., Value Added Tax and the Digital Economy: The 2015 EU Rules and Broader Issues (Kluwer Law International 2015).


Law School Creates Elite Fellowship with Goddard Foundation Gift

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Georgia Law was mentioned in Athens CEO regarding its new fellowship for three extraordinary students who have excelled academically and have proven their leadership qualities. The Distinguished Law Fellows program was established from $2 million donated to the law school by the John N. Goddard Foundation. The article was published 1/22/16.

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