Johnson receives National Women's Law Center fellowship

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Third-year law student Ashland J. Johnson was recently selected for a two-year law fellowship with the National Women's Law Center in the organization's Health and Reproductive Justice Department. Johnson was one of two law students to receive this fellowship after a nationwide application process. During the fellowship, Johnson will receive training in social justice advocacy and will focus on federal and state legislation that pertain to women's health and reproductive issues.


Former DOJ Deputy Attorney General Larry Thompson to teach at Georgia Law

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Joining the University of Georgia School of Law as a visiting professor this spring is Larry D. Thompson, former deputy attorney general for the U.S. Department of Justice and current senior vice president of government affairs, general counsel and secretary for PepsiCo. Thompson will be teaching the course Corporate Responsibility.

 


UGA Alumni Association announces 2011 Bulldog 100 Rankings; two Georgia Law alumni recognized

Monday, January 24, 2011

The University of Georgia Alumni Association revealed the rankings of the second annual class of the Bulldog 100: Fastest Growing Bulldog Businesses at a celebration held Jan. 22. Among those recognized were two Georgia Law graduates: Jim H. Moore (J.D.'81) and Chris D. Clayton (J.D.'83).


Conference to explore intellectual property law protection at global level

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Intellectual property law experts from around the country will gather at Georgia Law to discuss the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) during a daylong conference Jan. 28. Beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, the event is free and open to the public. CLE credits are available.


Third-year law student selected for fellowship at Georgetown University

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Third-year law student Texys V. Morris was one of three law students nationwide selected for an E. Barrett Prettyman Fellowship at Georgetown University Law Center. This two-year program, which leads to an LL.M. degree, is part of the school's Criminal Justice Clinic and trains recent law graduates in both the academic and practical aspects of courtroom advocacy through classroom instruction and the representation of indigent defendants in local courts.

Pages