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Thompson quoted on NPR's "All Things Considered"

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Sibley Professor in Corporate and Business Law Larry D. Thompson was featured on NPR's "All Things Considered" regarding a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling in a case where a black man was convicted by an all-white jury and the use peremptory of juror strikes resulting in racial bias was determined. The interview titled "Supreme Court Orders New Trial For Black Death Row Inmate Convicted By All-White Jury" was conducted by Nina Totenberg and aired 5/23/16.


U.S. Deputy Attorney General Yates delivers Georgia Law graduation speech

Monday, May 23, 2016

Sally Quillian Yates, U.S. deputy attorney general, delivered the keynote address at Georgia Law's Commencement. Yates, a 1986 magna cum laude graduate of Georgia Law, was confirmed as deputy attorney general in May 2015, after being nominated by President Barack Obama. Approximately 195 students received their Juris Doctor and two students received their Master in the Study of Law at this year’s ceremony. Additionally, approximately 15 Master of Laws candidates, who have completed one year of graduate legal study, were recognized.


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Hellerstein publishes review in International VAT Monitor

Monday, May 23, 2016

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein has published a review of "European Value Added Tax in the Digital Era: A Critical Analysis and Proposals for Reform" (M. Lamensch) in 27 International VAT Monitor No. 2 (2016).


Thompson featured in The Brunswick News

Monday, May 23, 2016

Sibley Professor in Corporate and Business Law Larry D. Thompson was featured in The Brunswick News regarding his role as the featured speaker during a naturalization ceremony in which 31 people from 19 countries and five continents became American citizens. The article titled "People from 19 countries become one nation" was written by Larry Hobbs and was published 5/21/16.


U.S. Deputy Attorney General Yates to deliver graduation keynote

Friday, May 20, 2016

PLEASE NOTE GRADUATION HAS BEEN MOVED INDOORS TO THE VOLLEYBALL ARENA AT THE RAMSEY CENTER.

 

Sally Quillian Yates, U.S. deputy attorney general, will deliver the keynote address at Georgia Law's Commencement to be held May 21 at 10 a.m. on the North Campus quadrangle in front of the law school. Yates, a 1986 magna cum laude graduate of Georgia Law, was confirmed as deputy attorney general in May 2015, after being nominated by President Barack Obama. In the event of rain, graduation will be moved to the Ramsey Center Volleyball Arena. For those unable to attend the ceremony, the event will be streamed live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/georgia-law .

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