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Rodrigues featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Monday, March 23, 2020

University Professor & Kilpatrick Chair of Corporate Finance and Securities Law Usha Rodrigues was featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding indicators of insider trading. The article titled "Loeffler among senators whose stock trading during coronavirus raises questions" was written by Tia Mitchell and published 3/20/20.

Community HeLP Clinic secures visas for victims of serious crime

Friday, March 20, 2020

The Community Health Law Partnership Clinic recently helped two clients secure their U Visas, which grant victims of serious crime - who are helpful to law enforcement in investigation or prosecution - with four years of lawful status and a path to permanent residency in the United States.

Insights on transitioning to online instruction, UGA undergoing rapid move to continue teaching and assessment

Friday, March 20, 2020

On March 30, the University of Georgia will transition to online instruction for the remainder of the spring semester. The change is part of the university’s effort to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. To be sure, that shift will be an adjustment for both faculty and students. “Many of the concerns and distractions instructors have now are shared by their students. Empathy, communication, asynchronicity, a focus on the necessary and reassessing assessments will facilitate the transition for everyone impacted by these midsemester changes,” said Megan Mittelstadt, director of UGA's Center for Teaching and Learning.

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Hellerstein publishes chapter in book on multinational business income

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein published “The Application of Formulary Apportionment to Related Entities: Lessons from the US Experience” in The Allocation of Multinational Business Income: Reassessing the Formulary Apportionment Option (Wolters Kluwer, 2020) (R. Krever and F. Vaillancourt, eds.).

The National Jurist's coronavirus survival guide

Thursday, March 19, 2020

The National Jurist has published a helpful guide to law school during Covid-19 within its spring 2020 edition titled "The Coronavirus Survival Guide." Sections include a guide to self care; excelling in an online course; staying healthy, positive and productive; and five truths about online education.