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Georgia Law ranks 10th in the nation for federal judicial clerkships

Monday, May 10, 2010

The U.S.News & World Report recently looked at which law schools are sending the largest proportions of their graduates on to judicial clerkships for federal judges. In their ranking, which was based on 2008 graduates, Georgia Law placed 10th in the nation. 


Walter Hellerstein to deliver talk on international tax developments in the U.S.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein will be a panelist on "International Tax Developments in the United States: Fighting Fraud and Tax Haven Abuse" at the second symposium on European tax policy hosted by Johannes Kepler University, Austria, in May.


Garbage haulers fight over contract

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Lumpkin Professor of Law James F. Ponsoldt was quoted in the Fulton County Daily Report regarding a dispute in Gwinnett County over the constitutionality of exclusive no-bid garbage contracts the county awarded to two private haulers. The article was written by Ben Smith and appeared on 4/30/10.


Georgia Law moot team finishes among the top in the world

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Competing against more than 250 teams from 50 different countries, the University of Georgia School of Law recently finished 17th in the world in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot last month in Vienna, Austria. The team was composed of third-year law students Jessica N. Cox, Anna W. Howard and Kate L. Jensen along with second-year law student Francis M. "Donald" Wakeford. The team was coached by Associate Professor Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge.


Walter Hellerstein publishes article in Tax Notes

Monday, May 3, 2010

Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein has published The VAT in the European Union, 127 Tax Notes 461 (2010) (with T. Gillis).

 

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