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Lori Ringhand delivers talk on Supreme Court confirmation hearings

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Associate Professor Lori A. Ringhand presented "An Empirical Examination of Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings" at Loyola University's Constitutional Law Colloquium in November titled How Democratic is the Constitution.

Alex Scherr publishes article in the Clinical Law Review

Monday, November 8, 2010

Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics Alexander W. Scherr has published "Toward a New World of Externships: Introduction to Papers From Externships 4 and 5" in 17 Clinical Law Review 1 (2010) (with H. Katz).


Michael Wells serves as a guest author for TortsProf Blog

Monday, November 8, 2010

Colquitt Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Michael L. Wells authored "Constitutional Torts and Tort Theory" as a guest on the TortsProf Blog.


UGA to mark 50th anniversary of desegregation in 2011; legal issues panel to feature 1970 Georgia Law alumnus Robert Benham

Monday, November 8, 2010

The University of Georgia will mark the 50th anniversary of its desegregation with a series of events starting on Jan. 9-the date in 1961 when Hamilton Holmes and Charlayne Hunter (now Hunter-Gault) became the first African Americans to register for classes-and continuing for 50 days through Feb. 28, the end of Black History Month. One of the events will be a panel discussion of the legal issues involved in the university's desegregation on Jan. 10 featuring Georgia Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham (J.D.'70).

Walter Hellerstein delivers talk on tax coordination

Monday, November 8, 2010

Walter Hellerstein will present a paper on "Tax Coordination Between the U.S. States: The Role of the Courts" at the European Science Foundation Exploratory Workshop on Horizontal Tax Coordination within the EU and within the United States, in Vienna, Austria, in November.