In the News

Simon featured in Associated Press article

Monday, October 7, 2019

Assistant Professor Lindsey Simon was featured in an Associated Press article regarding the Purdue Pharma settlements. The article titled "Victims, families gain key role in Purdue Pharma bankruptcy case" was written by Carla K. Johnson and Geoff Mulvihill and published 10/7/19. The article appeared in media outlets across the globe including the Baltimore Sun, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and the Japan Times

Dennis and her book Rap on Trial featured in Library Journal

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Martin Chair Andrea L. Dennis and her book Rap on Trial: Race, Lyrics, and Guilt in America were featured in the Library Journal. The article titled "Spotlight: Erik Nielson and Andrea L. Dennis" was written by Mahnaz Dar and the book review was written by Genevieve Williams, both appeared in the October 2019 issue.

Jackson selected as 2019 Daily Report Georgia Trailblazer

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Congratulations to Associate Director of Admissions and Diversity Programs Jenna L. Jackson for being selected as a 2019 Georgia Trailblazer by the Daily Report. This honor for being an "agent of change" recognizes Jackson for her leadership in the creation of the law school's Benham Scholars Program, which seeks to enhance diversity in the legal profession by recruiting students from underserved parts of the state to study law at UGA. 

Hetherington featured in USA Today

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Assistant Clinical Professor and Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in USA Today and various other outlets regarding her thoughts on organizations lobbying against child abuse statutes. The article titled "The Catholic Church and Boy Scouts are lobbying against child abuse statutes. This is their playbook" was written by Marisa Kwiatkowski and John Kelly and published 10/2/19.

E. Burch featured in Reuters article

Friday, September 27, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in a Reuters article regarding standard operating procedures in multidistrict litigation. The article titled "U.S. judge refuses to disqualify himself from opioid litigation" was written by Jonathan Stempel and published 9/26/19. The article appeared in several media outlets including Physician's Weekly.