UGA law professor says O.J. Simpson sentence is fair

Friday, December 5, 2008

According to nationally recognized trial law expert and University of Georgia law professor Ronald L. Carlson, after today's sentencing in Las Vegas, many will say that O.J.'s punishment was excessive, as a make-up for his earlier homicide acquittal.

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich to teach at the UGA School of Law

Monday, November 24, 2008

Newt Gingrich, former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will be joining the University of Georgia School of Law as a Carl E. Sanders Political Leadership Scholar this spring.

Georgia Law professor receives National Tax Association's highest honor

Friday, November 21, 2008

Today, University of Georgia School of Law Shackelford Distinguished Professor of Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was presented with the National Tax Association's most prestigious award, the Daniel M. Holland Medal for distinguished lifetime contributions to the study and practice of public finance.

Georgia Law defeats Florida in moot court competition; places in top eight at national mock trial tournament

Friday, November 14, 2008

The University of Georgia School of Law recently defeated the University of Florida in the 27th Annual Hulsey-Kimbrell Moot Court Competition in Jacksonville, Fla.

Judicial training program celebrates 10th anniversary; hosts a record 50 participants from Brazil

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

The University of Georgia School of Law's International Judicial Training Program will celebrate its 10th anniversary this December with 50 members from the Brazilian judiciary and two from the Argentine judiciary arriving to be trained in the workings of the U.S. legal system.