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School of Law wins Hunton Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship

Monday, January 28, 2019

Congratulations to third-year students Simone Ford, Thomas Grantham and Timia Skelton for winning the Hunton Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship. The team defeated William & Mary Law School in the final round. This invitation-only tournament is for the top 16 moot court programs from law schools across the country based on performances from the previous academic year.

School of Law establishes Be Kind Fund in honor of the late Chief Justice Harris Hines

Friday, January 25, 2019

The University of Georgia School of Law has announced the establishment of The Be Kind Fund, in memory of the late Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice P. Harris Hines. The fund will: sponsor a Georgia Jurist-in-Residence, where a Georgia judge or justice will spend a period in residence at the School of Law teaching and interacting with students each year; support semester/summer fellowships for students, with preference given to those who will work or serve as judicial clerks at the Supreme Court of Georgia; and fund scholarship aid for law students.

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Coenen publishes article in the Duke Law Journal

Thursday, January 24, 2019

University Professor & Caldwell Chair Dan T. Coenen published "Free Speech and the Law of Evidence" in 68 Duke Law Journal 639 (2019).

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Wells publishes in American University Law Review

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Michael L. Wells published "Qualified Immunity After Ziglar v. Abbasi: The Case for a Categorical Approach" in 68 American University Law Review 379 (2018).

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Cohen presents at the University of Vienna

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Wilner/UGA Foundation Professor in International Law Harlan G. Cohen presented "The Sociology of International Precedent" at the "Opening the Black Box of Precedent and Case-based Reasoning" workshop held at the University of Vienna in Austria during January.