Alumni in the News
Georgia Law graduates are often the focus of news stories appearing in a variety of media outlets.
In the News
Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was mentioned in a story on Fox Business.com regarding his research on outstanding credit card loans subject to arbitration clauses. The article was written by Nate Raymond and appeared on 1/7/13.
Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was quoted in the Orlando Sentinel regarding a case involving royalties on coal exports. The article was written by Patrick Rucker and appeared on 1/4/13.
Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics Alexander W. Scherr's article "Daubert & Danger: The 'Fit' of Expert Predictions in Civil Commitments (55 Hastings L.J. 1 (2003)) was cited by the Pittsburg Post-Gazette in an article on whether or not it can be predicted who with a mental illness may become violent one day. The article was compiled by Greg Victor and appeared on 12/30/12.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the time frame for a governor to appoint a committee in the case of an indictment against a public official. The article was written by Rhonda Cook and appeared on 1/3/13.
Assistant Professor Jaime L. Dodge was quoted by the Associated Press regarding Atlanta-area counties filing lawsuits against British bank HSBC. The article was written by Kate Brumback on 12/24/12 and was picked up by various media outlets such as The Huffington Post, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, ABC News and MSNBC.