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Ten selected for new cohort of UGA Women’s Staff Leadership Institute; law school's Hinson included

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Ten UGA staff members have been selected to participate in the second cohort of the Women’s Staff Leadership Institute. The law school's Associate Director of Admissions and Director of Dual Degree Programs Shannon Shipley Hinson (J.D.'06) is among the 2018 participants. 

UGA wins national mock trial competition for second straight year

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Congratulations to third-year student Lauren E. Lutton and second-year students Shanice Echols, Robert Harrison II and C. Daniel Lockaby for capturing the national title in the 2018 South Texas Mock Trial Challenge. Lutton was named the best advocate for the final round. Notably, this is the second year in a row that UGA has won this national competition and the third time in five years that Georgia has captured this top trophy.

House Lecturer Yates featured in Athens Banner-Herald

Monday, March 26, 2018

Edith House Lecturer Sally Quillian Yates (J.D.'86), former acting U.S. attorney general, was featured in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding her talk at the law school this past Friday. The article titled "Sally Yates, former acting U.S. attorney general fired by Trump, talks at UGA" was written by Lee Shearer and published 3/23/18.

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Shipley publishes article in Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal

Friday, March 23, 2018

Georgia Athletic Association Professor David E. Shipley published "All for Copyright Stand Up and Holler! Three Cheers for Star Athletica and the U.S. Supreme Court's Perceived and Imagined Separately Test" in 36 Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal 149 (2018). The article was selected as one of the best intellectual property law review articles published in the last year, and it will be included in the 2018 edition of the Intellectual Property Law Review, an anthology published annually by Thomson Reuters (West).

E. Burch featured on

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured on regarding the timing of a settlement in the multidistrict litigation against opioid companies. The article titled "Cleveland federal judge's ambitious goal to settle hundreds of lawsuits against opioid companies this year might prove difficult" was written by Eric Heisig and published 3/21/18.