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Amazon's Special Deals with States Unconstitutional, Law Profs Say

Monday, December 5, 2011

Distinguished Research Professor and Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was featured on regarding his recently published article in State Tax Notes about the Amazon company, Internet sales tax and the commerce clause. The article was written by Janet Novack and appeared on 12/4/11.

Global Policy for Climate Change

Monday, December 5, 2011

Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was featured on News/Talk 1340 WGAU's Saturday morning radio show "True South" regarding global climate change policy. The show aired on 12/3/11.

Three men face racketeering counts in gambling case

Monday, November 28, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Chattanooga Times Free Press regarding an illegal gambling operation that stretched from North Georgia to Tennessee. The article was written by Joy Lukachick and appeared on 11/28/11.

Experts say health care reform is constitutional, but will Supreme Court agree?

Monday, November 28, 2011

Associate Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard and Associate Dean for Faculty Development, University Professor & Harmon W. Caldwell Chair in Constitutional Law Dan T. Coenen were quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the constitutionality of the health care law. The article was written by Blake Aued and appeared on 11/27/11.

Private Markets Offer Valuable Service but Little Disclosure

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Third-year law student C. Bradley Flynt was mentioned in The New York Times' DealBook regarding his research on SharesPost and whether or not the privately prepared research reports posted on its website are truly from a third-party vendor. The article was written by Steven M. Davidoff and appeared on 11/22/11.