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Amann presents at International Law Weekend

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented on "The Inquiry Protecting Children in Conflict" and "Planting Grassroots Human Rights" at the American branch of the International Law Association's annual meeting titled "International Law Weekend" during October.

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Hellerstein publishes article in State Tax Notes

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein published “Substantive and Enforcement Jurisdiction in a Post-Wayfair World” (with A. Appleby) in 90 State Tax Notes 283 (2018).

Inaugural opioid symposium sheds light on national epidemic

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

UGA recently hosted a daylong symposium that brought faculty members and policymakers together to explore current research and seek solutions to the nation’s opioid epidemic, a widespread issue that, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, resulted in almost 50,000 deaths nationwide in 2017. Fazal Khan, an associate professor in the School of Law who chaired the planning committee for the symposium, opened the dialogue with the current state of the national epidemic and emphasized the desperate need for interdisciplinary partnerships. “[The opioid epidemic] is predicted to get worse before it gets better,” said Khan. “It’s really imperative that we address this problem. Part of this effort is to catalyze collaboration, catalyze discussions.”

School of Law advocacy teams boast strong performances

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

School of Law teams finished as national finalists in two tournaments - the Palmetto State Classic Mock Trial Competition and the Civil Rights and Liberties Moot Court Competition - and as national quarterfinalists in the Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition during October.  

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Weeks presents at opioid symposium

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Hosch Professor Elizabeth Weeks presented her project on a local government study of opioid costs as part of the Government Panel during the Interdisciplinary Opioid Epidemic Symposium held at the University of Georgia during October.