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Hamer receives Nelson Mullins diversity scholarship

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Congratulations to second-year student Sydney A. Hamer for being award a Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Diversity Scholarship. This honor is open to second-year law students and is designed to increase the number of diverse law students interested in summer and long-term employment with the firm. 


Baradaran featured in Bloomberg Law

Friday, January 18, 2019

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in Bloomberg Law regarding her thoughts on U.S. Rep. Katherine Porter's appointment to the House Financial Services Committee. The article titled "Warren Protege is Rookie to Watch on House Financial Services" was written by Lydia Beyoud and published 1/18/19.


Baradaran mentioned in The Atlantic

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran was mentioned in The Atlantic regarding her book The Color of Money, which is considered "one of the most influential recent works on the racial wealth gap." The article titled "The Racial Wealth Gap Could Become a 2020 Litmus Test" was written by Vann R. Newkirk II and published 1/16/19.


E. Burch featured in The Wall Street Journal

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in The Wall Street Journal regarding a French court revoking approval for a Bayer AG weedkiller. The article titled "Bayer's Roundup Faces New Setback in France" was written by Ruth Bender and published 1/16/19.


Shipley featured on GPB

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Georgia Athletic Association Professor David E. Shipley was featured on GPB regarding copyright issues surrounding the use of Stacey Abrams photos during Brian Kemp's campaign for governor. The article titled "Photographer Sues Kemp Campaign for Unapproved Use of Abrams Photo" was written by Bailey Walker and published 1/15/19.

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