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Baradaran featured in MarketWatch

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in MarketWatch regarding her thoughts on Wal-Mart's new efforts to incentivize saving. The article titled "Does Wal-Mart have the answer to make America save again?" was written by Maria LaMagna and was published 12/23/16.


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Barnett's article cited by U.S Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Associate Professor Kent Barnett 's article "Resolving the ALJ Quandary"  (66 Vanderbilt Law Review 797 (2013)) was cited by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit  in the case Bandimere v. SEC. In its decision, the court held that SEC administrative law judges appointments were unconstitutional. The case is the first appellate decision to adopt this position, which Barnett advocated in his article.


West featured in Quad Cities Online

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Professor Sonja R. West was featured on Quad Cities Online regarding her appointment as the inaugural Otis Brumby Distinguished Professor in Law. The article titled "Q-C native, former reporter, gets 1st Amendment professorship" was written by Allie Arnell and was published 12/25/16.


Georgia Law names Mize employee of the year

Friday, December 23, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law’s Staff Representative Group recently presented Circulation Manager Marie R. Mize with the 2016 Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award. The honor is given each year to an employee who demonstrates dedication and service to the law school. Mize joined Georgia Law in 2008, and she serves as the circulation manager of the law school’s Alexander Campbell King Law Library. Mize also serves as vice chair of the university’s Staff Council, and in this role she is UGA’s representative to the University System of Georgia Staff Council.


Georgia Law’s West promoted to named professorship in First Amendment law

Thursday, December 22, 2016

The University of Georgia School of Law’s Sonja R. West has been named the inaugural holder of the Otis Brumby Distinguished Professorship in First Amendment Law, a post shared by the law school and UGA’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. West joined the Georgia Law faculty in 2006 and specializes in media law, constitutional law and the U.S. Supreme Court.

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