Political commentator Paul Begala to speak at UGA

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Paul Begala, political commentator and former counselor to President Bill Clinton, will speak at the University of Georgia on Oct. 20. He will meet with Georgia Law students at 10:30 a.m. in Classroom B of the law school and will also deliver a public presentation in the chapel later in the day.


UGA School of Law hosts lecture on international business law

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Georgia Law's Dean Rusk Center presents "The 10 Essential Tools to Become an International Business Lawyer," featuring alumnus and international business law expert Christof Siefarth. The talk will take place Oct. 26 at 4:30 p.m. on the fourth floor of Dean Rusk Hall. It is being held in memory of long-time Georgia Law faculty member Gabriel M. Wilner, who passed away in May of this year, and is sponsored by the law school's LL.M. Alumni Association.


Georgia Law has strong showing at national civil rights moot court competition

Monday, October 11, 2010

Congratulations to third-year students Erik B. Chambers, Shemanne T. Davis, Andrew J. King and Sean M. Malone for delivering a standout performance at the National Emory Civil Rights and Liberties Moot Court Competition. Davis, who was named best oralist, and her partner Chambers, who was named 3rd best oralist, advanced to the semi-final round of the tournament where they were narrowly defeated by a team from St Mary's School of Law.


Former U.S. ambassador to Romania to share how the country has emerged as the new Italy

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Join former U.S. Ambassador to Romania James C. Rosapepe and his wife, award-winning journalist Sheilah Kast, as they discuss a country that has survived communism and is now a thriving democracy. The couple will present "Think Italy, Not Russia: Romania 20 Years After the Revolution" on Oct. 14 at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Rusk Hall.


Bo Rutledge named to The American Law Institute

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Associate Professor Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge has been elected to join The American Law Institute. The Institute (made up of a select number of lawyers, judges and law professors) drafts, discusses, revises and publishes Restatements of the Law, model statutes and principles of law that are influential in the courts and legislatures as well as in legal scholarship and education.

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