Third-year law student publishes article in the AIPLA journal

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Third-year law student Greg A. Raburn had his article "Digital Content and the Repo Man: Consumer Protection for Legally Downloaded Media" published in 39 American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal 35 (2011).


Eight members of the Georgia Law community promoted

Monday, May 23, 2011

Congratulations to the following Georgia Law faculty who earned promotions this year: Peter A. Appel, Lori A. Ringhand and Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge were named full professors; Harlan G. Cohen, Fazal Khan and Sonja R. West are now associate professors; and Sharon Bradley and Maureen Cahill have been promoted to Librarian IV.


Former Deputy AG Larry Thompson to join UGA School of Law faculty

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Larry D. Thompson, former deputy attorney general for the United States Department of Justice, will be joining Georgia Law this fall as the John A. Sibley Professor in Corporate and Business Law. Thompson, who recently announced his retirement from PepsiCo, will be teaching courses in the areas of corporate law and white collar crime.


Second-year law student wins environmental law writing competition

Monday, May 16, 2011

Congratulations to second-year law student William R. Gignilliat for being named the winner of the 2011 Hogan/Smoger Access to Justice Essay Contest, a national competition that encourages law students to investigate and offer solutions to environmental injustices. Gignilliat's winning paper, titled "The Gulf Oil Spill: OPA, State Law, and Maritime Preemption," will be published in the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law.


Third-year law student earns top honors in national writing competition

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Congratulations to third-year law student Brendan H. White for placing third in the Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law. His paper was titled "Discrimination v. Retaliation: What Level of Harm is Necessary to Establish a Cause of Action Under Title VII?"

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