Georgia Law's Sibley Lecture to address tort law

Monday, March 31, 2014

John Goldberg, Goldston Professor of Law at Harvard University, will present “Inexcusable Wrongs” as the University of Georgia School of Law’s 111th Sibley Lecturer April 11 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom of Hirsch Hall. An expert in tort law, tort theory and political philosophy, Goldberg will discuss how tort law has little patience for excuses while criminal law is more forgiving. The event is free and open to the public.


Georgia Law finishes as quarterfinalists in national negotiation competition

Monday, March 31, 2014

Congratulations to third-year students Jerrod M. Lukacs and Maggie Schaufler who finished as quarterfinalists in the Fordham National Basketball Negotiation Competition during March.  The competition had students negotiating a scenario that a NBA player, coach, general manager, owner or franchise might encounter.


Georgia Law finishes as finalists in Intrastate Moot Court Competition

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Congratulations to second-year students Alicia N. Luncheon, M. Laughlin Kane and Spencer E. Schold for finishing as finalists in the 2014 Intrastate Moot Court Competition. A second UGA team, comprised of second-year students Dov Preminger, Alexander F. "Alex" Schwall and Ashley R. Wright, were semifinalists in the tournament. Both teams were coached by third-year students Allison L. Hill and Clayton O. "Clay" Knowles.  


Georgia Law launches Master in the Study of Law

Friday, March 21, 2014

This fall, the University of Georgia School of Law will begin offering a new graduate level degree for professionals and recent graduates seeking to increase their knowledge of law relevant to their career or academic discipline. The Master in the Study of Law is a non-thesis, 30-credit-hour degree for non-lawyers that can be completed in one year on a full-time basis or over three years on a part-time basis. It will provide students with a solid understanding of the U.S. legal system and the opportunity to delve more specifically into law as it relates to a particular field such as employment law, health care law and environmental law, among others.


Deneen wins Georgia Law Review's Best Note Competition

Friday, March 21, 2014

Congratulations to second-year student Lee A. Deneen who is the winner of the Georgia Law Review's 2014 Best Note Competition. 

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