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Edwards wins 2015 Beaird competition

Friday, February 6, 2015

The 2014-15 Executive Mock Trial Board is pleased to announce that the winner of the final round of the 2015 J. Ralph Beaird Closing Argument Competition is Jacob S. Edwards. Please join us in offering congratulations to all who competed this year on a job well done.


Davis named runner-up in Grammy Foundation writing competition

Friday, February 6, 2015

Congratulations to third-year student Michelle Gilzenrat Davis, who was named a runner-up in the Grammy Foundation’s 17th Annual Entertainment Law Initiative Writing Competition for her paper, “Introducing The Rightscoin: Using Block Chains To Track Copyright Ownership.”


Issue Classes Swell in Consumer Suits: Are Potential Rewards Worth the Risk?

Friday, February 6, 2015

Associate Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was quoted in Bloomberg BNA regarding the rise of issue class certification in consumer class litigation. The article was written by Perry Cooper and published 2/5/15.


Are some opinions unpublished to avoid review? Thomas dissent highlights the issue

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Post Professor Erica J. Hashimoto was mentioned in the ABA Journal regarding her thoughts on unpublished court opinions. The article was written by Debra Cassens Weiss and published 2/4/15.


Amann named associate dean for international programs and strategic initiatives at Georgia Law

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Georgia Law has named Diane Marie Amann as its first associate dean for international programs and strategic initiatives. In this role, she will oversee collaborations between the Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy and the law school’s faculty and students. Amann will also assist the law school with strategic initiatives such as growing its LL.M. program, strengthening partnerships with foreign universities and beginning work on the school’s next strategic plan.

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