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UGA’s Blue Key Honor Society to recognize five with service, young alumni awards; three are Georgia Law grads

Friday, October 16, 2015

The University of Georgia will honor five individuals at its annual Tucker Dorsey Blue Key Alumni Banquet Friday, Nov. 6. Senate Majority Leader Bill Cowsert (J.D.'83), Rep. Terry England and Judge Steve Jones (J.D.'87) will receive Blue Key Service Awards; Professor Emeritus Peter Shedd (J.D.'77) will receive the Faculty Blue Key Service Award; and Tricia Chastain, president of the Georgia Student Finance Commission, will be presented with the Young Alumnus Award.


Johnson serves as contributing editor for Alternative Dispute Resolution in Employment Law

Friday, October 16, 2015

Adjunct Professor Weyman T. Johnson served as a contributing editor for Alternative Dispute Resolution in Employment Law (Bloomberg BNA, 2015) (A. Feliu ed.) (with Corey J.M. Goerdt, J.D.'15).


Baradaran publishes article in The Atlantic

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran has published "If the U.S. Government Treated Poor People as Well as It Treats Banks" in The Atlantic. The article was published 10/15/15.


Georgia Law to rededicate Sohn Library in renovated Dean Rusk International Law Center

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

The University of Georgia School of Law will celebrate the 38th birthday of its Dean Rusk International Law Center by rededicating the Louis B. Sohn Library on International Relations in its new home in the center’s newly renovated unit. Festivities on Oct. 26 will begin at 4 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, with a keynote speech by a Georgia Law alumnus who has devoted his career to working for the United Nations in conflict zones, as well as remarks by others on key figures in Georgia Law’s long tradition of excellence in international, comparative, transnational and foreign affairs law and policy. The event is free and open to the public.


Confrontation With Black Partygoers Leads to Gang Charges for White Group

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was mentioned in The New York Times regarding his thoughts on indictments made against 15 members of a group who were involved in a July confrontation. The article was written by Richard Fausset and published 10/12/15.

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