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Barnett's article cited by the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico

Friday, February 7, 2020

Hosch Associate Professor Kent Barnett's article "Resolving the ALJ Quandary" (66 Vanderbilt Law Review 797 (2013)) was cited by the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico in the case McCray v. Social Security Administration, holding that a Social Security Administration administrative law judge’s appointment violated the Appointments Clause of the U.S. Constitution.


Holmes-Hunter speaker continues to ‘slay the dragon of injustice’

Thursday, February 6, 2020

For Justice Robert Benham, being a judge isn’t about punishing people. It’s about salvaging people. “We need to give people a chance the do the right thing at the right time for the right reason,” he said. Benham, the longest serving and first African American member of the Supreme Court of Georgia, talked about his journey in the justice system at the 2020 Holmes-Hunter Lecture, held Feb. 3. Named in honor of Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Hamilton Holmes, the first African American students to attend the University of Georgia, the lecture is sponsored by the Office of the President and focuses on race relations, civil rights and education.


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Cohen presents at the University of Michigan

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Wilner/UGA Foundation Professor in International Law Harlan G. Cohen presented "Nations and Markets" at the University of Michigan Law School as part of its International Law Workshop during January.


Community HeLP Clinic helps crime survivors with visas

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

The Community Health Law Partnership Clinic recently helped two clients with their preliminary approval for U Visas, which provide a path to lawful status for noncitizens who are the victims of serious crime and are helpful to law enforcement in the investigation or prosecution. According to Jason A. Cade, the clinic’s director and holder of a Hosch Associate Professorship, when the statutory backlog is cleared the clients will have full U status. Current Community HeLP Clinic students James C. Berrigan and Lisa C. Garcia marshaled the evidence needed to achieve this successful outcome for both clients.


E. Burch featured in Corporate Crime Reporter

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch and her book Mass Tort Deals were featured in the Corporate Crime Reporter. The article titled "Georgia Law Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch on Mass Tort Deals" was published 2/4/2020.

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