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Carlson's book cited by Georgia Court of Appeals

Monday, August 14, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence, 5th ed. (with M. Carlson) was cited by the Georgia Court of Appeals to evaluate whether a criminal defendant's prior misconduct should be held against him in a trial for a new crime in Gunn v. State.


Doty named director of Dean Rusk International Law Center, Amann and Cohen to serve in supporting roles

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Kathleen A. Doty has been appointed the director of the Dean Rusk International Law Center at the UGA School of Law. As director, Doty will oversee both global practice preparation and international professional education, including the Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree for foreign-trained lawyers. Her duties as a member of the law faculty will include teaching the Legal System of the United States course to LL.M. candidates. She will be assisted by two faculty co-directors, Diane Marie Amann and Harlan G. Cohen. 


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Hellerstein publishes article in State Tax Notes

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein published “Is Use of Tax Proceeds Relevant to Whether a Tax Discriminates?” in 85 State Tax Notes 561 (2017).

 


Four professors receive promotions

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Congratulations to the following faculty members: Andrea L. Dennis and Hillel Y. Levin were promoted to the rank of full professor, Kent Barnett was awarded tenure, and Jason A. Cade was named associate professor.


Hetherington featured in Dalton Daily Citizen

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington was featured in the Dalton Daily Citizen regarding her remarks at a news conference regarding Georgia House Bill 605, which would allow child sexual abuse survivors to sue their abusers as well as institutions involved in cases. The article titled "Push on to let older sex abuse victims sue institutions" was written by Jill Nolin and published 8/7/17.

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