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Wilbanks CEASE Clinic event speaker featured in Daily Report

Friday, February 15, 2019

The Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic's March 25 event featuring Pennsylvania Senior Deputy Attorney General Daniel Dye, who led the investigation into child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Church, was highlighted in the Daily Report. The article titled "Lead Clergy Prosecutor From Pennsylvania to Speak at UGA Law Clinic for Survivors" was written by Katheryn Tucker and published 2/14/19.

Polsky featured on Yahoo Finance

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Gregg D. Polsky was featured on Yahoo Finance regarding the taxation of stock buybacks and dividends. The article titled "Rubio wants 'preference' for corporate reinvestment over stock buybacks" was written by Brian Cheung and published 2/13/19. 

West featured in The National Law Journal

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was featured The National Law Journal regarding U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts Jr.'s comments regarding First Amendment jurisprudence. The article titled "Roberts Declares Himself First Amendment's "Most Aggressive Defender' at SCOTUS" was written by Tony Mauro and published 2/13/19. 

Barnett featured in Bloomberg Law

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Hosch Associate Professor Kent Barnett was featured in Bloomberg Law regarding his thoughts on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's payday lending rule rollback. The article titled "CFPB Could Be Prepped for Wrong Payday Fight" was written by Evan Weinberger and published 2/12/19.

$3 million gift to UGA law school will transform first-generation student experiences

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Thanks to a $3 million gift—the largest outright donation in school history—the University of Georgia School of Law will be able to continue transforming the legal education experience for many of its first-generation college graduates. The First-Start Scholars Program, created by a lead gift from 1982 alumna Kathelen V. Amos and the Daniel P. Amos Family Foundation, will begin awarding scholarships in the fall of 2019. Students will receive a partial-tuition scholarship as well as a professional development stipend.