Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was quoted on Grady Newsource regarding civil penalties in the BP oil spill case. The article was broadcast by Julie Calhoun and appeared on 2/26/13.
Director of the Prosecutorial Clinic Program Alan A. Cook was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding policy reasons behind the Georgia law that exempts records from public disclosure if they pertain to child abuse. The article was written by Nick Coltrain and appeared on 2/23/13.
Georgia Law’s 25th Annual Red Clay Conference will be held March 1 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall and will explore the environmental costs and benefits of sustainable business, government and energy in Georgia. For planning purposes, registration is requested at www.law.uga.edu/red-clay-conference before Feb. 27.
Congratulations to third-year law students Alessandra C. Backus and Christopher A. Knapik for receiving the top awards for the buyer side at the Southeastern Regional Transactional LawMeet, including Regional Finalist and Best Draft. The duo's victory advances them to the national level of the competition, which will take place during March.
Gun control, homelessness, affirmative action and alternative courts as well as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights are among the issues to be addressed at Georgia Law’s Eighth Annual Working in the Public Interest Law Conference. The daylong event will take place March 2 beginning at 9 a.m. in Harold Hirsch Hall. For planning purposes, registration is requested at http://ugawipi.wordpress.com before Feb. 28.