Georgia Law to host judicial ethics conference

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Georgia Law is hosting the 14th Annual Legal Ethics and Professionalism Symposium titled “Who Are They to Judge? - Ethical and Professionalism Issues Facing the Bench.” The day-long event will be held Friday, Feb. 21, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom in Hirsch Hall located on North Campus.


Conference to explore intersection of public health and environmental law

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Georgia Law’s 26th Annual Red Clay Conference, titled “Healthy Planet, Healthy People: Conversations from Environmental Law and Public Health Perspectives,” will address the intersection of public health and environmental law. Starting at 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 28, this daylong symposium will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on North Campus.


Georgia Law wins ABA Tax Challenge

Monday, January 27, 2014

Congratulations to third-year law student Morgan L. Klinzing and second-year law student Benjamin Newell for winning the 2014 ABA Law Student Tax Challenge. Approximately 90 teams from law schools across the country competed in this tournament where two-person teams solve a cutting-edge and complex business problem that might arise in everyday tax practice.  Professor Camilla E. Watson coached the team.


Georgia Law wins "best of the best" national moot court competition

Monday, January 27, 2014

Congratulations to third-year students Margaret E. “Maggy” Randels and Utrophia D. Robinson who won first place in the invitation-only Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship. Additionally, Robinson was named the second best oralist, and the pair prepared the third best brief. This tournament pitted the best moot court programs from across the country against each other, with only 16 law schools selected to participate based on their performance during the 2012-13 academic year.  


Law conference to address corporations’ growing role in international governance

Thursday, January 23, 2014

UPDATE  - Due to inclement weather the Feb. 14 conference on the New Roles of Corporations in Global Governance has been postponed. New date TBA. We regret any inconvenience this causes. 

Georgia Law will host “The New Roles of Corporations in Global Governance” conference. The event will include three panels exploring the differing roles corporations now play in global governance and their influence on the international law making process. The keynote address will be delivered by Bennett Freeman, who currently serves as senior vice president for sustainability research and policy at Calvert Investments.

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