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UPDATE - Due to inclement weather the Feb. 14 conference on the New Roles of Corporations in Global Governance has been postponed. New date TBA. We regret any inconvenience this causes.
Georgia Law will host “The New Roles of Corporations in Global Governance” conference. The event will include three panels exploring the differing roles corporations now play in global governance and their influence on the international law making process. The keynote address will be delivered by Bennett Freeman, who currently serves as senior vice president for sustainability research and policy at Calvert Investments.
Georgia Law’s Dean Rusk Center will host Congressman David Scott for a presentation on international finance, particularly as it relates to the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, on Jan. 17 at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room, Dean Rusk Hall. The event is free and open to the public.
Congratulations to third-year law student Morgan L. Klinzing and second-year law student Benjamin Newell for being selected as semi-finalists in the 2014 ABA Law Student Tax Challenge. Out of more than 70 teams, this duo is one of only six semi-finalists selected to advance in this national competition. They will compete in Arizona at the end of January.
Georgia Law’s staff council presented Administrative Associate Tina M. Whitehair with the 2013 Emma P. Terrell Distinguished Employee Award last month. The award is given each year to an employee who demonstrates outstanding dedication and service to the law school.
Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of longtime Dean's Office secretary Clair Riley Drew on December 24 at the age of 71. She worked for former Associate Dean Paul M. Kurtz and the late Woodruff Professor of International Law Louis B. Sohn, among others. She is survived by her husband, Donnie; daughters Kimberly and Kerri; and four grandchildren.