Homecoming Week packed with activities for students, alumni and fans

Monday, October 26, 2009

Georgia Law graduating classes celebrating an anniversary reunion will have a candlelight dinner Nov. 6 from 6:30-9 p.m. on the North Campus quadrangle. The next day, a barbeque will be held for alumni, faculty, staff and students on the quad beginning two and a half hours before kickoff. For registration and information, see www.law.uga.edu/upcoming-events


Global issues expert to discuss morality in armed conflict

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

University of Utah Professor of Law Amos N. Guiora will deliver a lecture titled "Morality in Armed Conflict: Dilemma of the Decision Maker in Operational Counterterrorism" on Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 12:30 p.m. The lecture is presented by Georgia Law's Dean Rusk Center in coordination with the Consulate General of Israel to the Southeast. It will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, located on North Campus.


Constitutional law expert to address how law affects official government action

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

University of Virginia Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law Frederick Schauer will deliver Georgia Law's 105th Sibley Lecture. Schauer's lecture is titled "When and How (If at All) Does Law Constrain Official Action?" and will take place Wednesday, Oct. 28, at 4:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. The event is free and open to the public.


Georgia Law named best value

Monday, October 12, 2009

Georgia Law was recently included in a listing of "Best Value Law Schools" by The National Jurist. The ranking placed the law school at 16th and appeared in the September edition of the magazine


Law school to host legal ethics & professionalism symposium

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Georgia Law is hosting the 10th Annual Legal Ethics & Professionalism Symposium, titled Drawing the Ethical Line: Controversial Cases, Zealous Advocacy, and the Public Good. This day-long event will take place on Friday, Oct. 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. in Classroom A of Hirsch Hall on UGA's North Campus. The symposium will examine the difficult ethical issues encountered by attorneys in defending and prosecuting controversial or high-profile cases.

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