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Performer to portray legendary social justice attorney Clarence Darrow

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

The University of Georgia School of Law will host live theatrical performances by award-winning actor Gary Anderson titled “Clarence Darrow’s Search for Justice” on Nov. 18 in the Chapel on North Campus. As part of a national tour, there will be a showing at 3:30 p.m. and another at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and all are welcome to attend.

Donald E. Wilkes Jr. publishes chapter in encyclopedia

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. has published "Writ of Habeas Corpus" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia (University of Georgia Press, 2009).

Walter Hellerstein publishes new edition of book on state and local taxation

Monday, November 2, 2009

Professor Walter Hellerstein has published State and Local Taxation: Cases and Materials, 9th ed. (West, 2009) (with K. Stark, J. Swain & J. Youngman).

Georgia Law graduates lead state in bar exam passage rate

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Georgia Law alumni taking the Georgia Bar Examination for the first time in July 2009 posted a 94.5% passage rate, the highest of any school in the state.

Shipley to succeed Morehead as UGA faculty athletics representative

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Georgia Law Cobb Professor David E. Shipley will succeed UGA Vice President for Instruction Jere W. Morehead as faculty athletics representative effective July 1, 2010. The faculty athletics representative, a position required under NCAA bylaws, is responsible for assuring academic compliance with NCAA regulations and academic success for student athletes.