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Renowned tax scholar to speak as UGA law school’s 115th Sibley Lecturer

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Edward D. Kleinbard, the holder of the Packard Trustee Chair in Law at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law and Fellow at The Century Foundation, is set to deliver the University of Georgia School of Law’s 115th Sibley Lecture titled “What’s a Government Good For?: Fiscal Policy in an Age of Inequality.” This event will take place on Sept. 25 at 3 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom of Hirsch Hall and is free and open to the public.


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Coenen publishes article in the Boston University Law Review

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Caldwell Chair Dan T. Coenen published “Freedom of Speech and the Criminal Law" in 97 Boston University Law Review 1533 (2017).


Carlson featured in The Brunswick News

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was featured in The Brunswick News regarding his thoughts on Georgia's evidentiary rules. The article titled "Police hostage case still pending three years later" was written by Wes Wolfe and published 9/2/17.


UGA receives national diversity award for fourth consecutive year

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The University of Georgia’s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus environment has been recognized for the fourth consecutive year with the INSIGHT Into Diversity Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award. The HEED Award is the only national recognition honoring colleges and universities that exhibit outstanding efforts and success in the area of diversity and inclusion. UGA is one of 81 institutions nationwide to receive a 2017 HEED Award.


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Carlson's book cited by Georgia Supreme Court

Friday, September 1, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson's book Carlson on Evidence, 5th ed. (with M. Carlson) was cited by the Georgia Supreme Court to determine the admissibility of a defendant's earlier misconduct prior to the current crime in Booth v. State.

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