Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics Alexander W. Scherr's article "Daubert & Danger: The 'Fit' of Expert Predictions in Civil Commitments (55 Hastings L.J. 1 (2003)) was cited by the Pittsburg Post-Gazette in an article on whether or not it can be predicted who with a mental illness may become violent one day. The article was compiled by Greg Victor and appeared on 12/30/12.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the time frame for a governor to appoint a committee in the case of an indictment against a public official. The article was written by Rhonda Cook and appeared on 1/3/13.
Assistant Professor Jaime L. Dodge was quoted by the Associated Press regarding Atlanta-area counties filing lawsuits against British bank HSBC. The article was written by Kate Brumback on 12/24/12 and was picked up by various media outlets such as The Huffington Post, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, ABC News and MSNBC.
Associate Professor Harlan G. Cohen was recently nominated by the American Society of International Law's Nominating Committee to serve as a member of the ASIL Executive Council, the society's governing body. Cohen will serve a three-year term, starting in April 2013.
Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein has published “Tax Coordination Between the US States – The Role of the Courts,” in Horizontal Tax Coordination (M. Lang et al. eds.) (IBFD, 2012).