President of India presents award to UGA School of Law’s Dean Rusk Center

Friday, December 4, 2009

Georgia Law’s Dean Rusk Center was recently honored in India for its work in the area of international legal education and outreach with an International Jurists Award. The award was presented to Rusk Center Director C. Donald Johnson during the International Conference of Jurists in New Delhi by the President of India Pratibha Devisingh Patil.


Georgia Law moot court team takes first place in regional competition, advances to nationals

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Three University of Georgia School of Law students joined forces to take home the top trophy at a regional round of the National Moot Court Competition held November 20-21 in Atlanta. This trio, composed of third-year students Marie E. Greene, Kevin P. Murphy and Ashley L. Scruggs, will now advance to the national tier of this tournament to be held in New York City during February.


Georgia Law welcomes members of the Brazilian and Liberian judiciary

Monday, November 30, 2009

Georgia Law is currently hosting 33 judges and court personnel from a number of states in Brazil as well as Liberia. This group has come to the law school to participate in the Dean Rusk Center's International Judicial Training Program, which seeks to facilitate reform by offering capacity-building judicial administration programs.


Georgia Law alumna Dorinda Dallmeyer to speak at University of Georgia's fall commencement ceremony

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Professor Dorinda Dallmeyer (J.D.'84), former associate director of the University of Georgia Dean Rusk Center and director of the Environmental Ethics Certificate Program, will be the speaker for the University of Georgia’s fall graduate commencement exercises Dec. 18 at 2:30 p.m. in Stegeman Coliseum.


Rafi and Waide win Talmadge competition

Monday, November 16, 2009

Congratulations to second-year law students Michael T. Rafi and Amanda M. Waide for winning the 2009 Talmadge Moot Court Competition. Additionally, Meredith C. Lee was named best oralist of the competition.

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