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Logan Sawyer named to new Teaching Academy Fellows program

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Assistant Professor Logan E. Sawyer III has been named a member of the 2011-2012 UGA Teaching Academy Fellows program. This new program links early-career faculty members across campus with members of the Teaching Academy who serve as mentors. Sawyer was one of only 19 early-career faculty members campus wide selected to participate in this year's program. 

Alien Tort Claims Act

Monday, November 14, 2011

Woodruff Chair Diane Marie Amann was quoted in the Voice of America regarding the Alien Tort Statute and the 1980 landmark case Filartiga v. Pena-Irala that was the first to apply the statute. The article appeared on 11/11/11.

Elizabeth Weeks Leonard delivers talk on healthcare litigation

Monday, November 14, 2011

Associate Professor Elizabeth Weeks Leonard presented "Everything but the Merits: Analyzing the Procedural Aspects of the Healthcare Litigation" at the University of Richmond Law Review Symposium during November.

Eunice and Noller win Talmadge competition

Monday, November 14, 2011

Congratulations to second-year law students John A. Eunice and Matthew V. Noller for winning the 2011 Talmadge Moot Court Competition and to second-year law student Michael C. Gretchen for being named Best Oralist.

Suspect in Clayton deputy's killing can't get death penalty, prosecutor says

Monday, November 14, 2011

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding whether or not alleged cop killer Johnathan Bun is eligible for the death penalty. The article was written by Marcus K. Garner and appeared on 11/10/11.