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Hellerstein presents at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

Monday, May 21, 2018

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein presented “The Role of Digital Platforms in the Collection of Consumption Taxes in Online Trade: A U.S. Subnational Perspective” at a joint session of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's Working Party No. 2 on Tax Policy Analysis and Tax Statistics and Working Party No. 9 on Consumption Taxation in Paris, France, during May.


E. Burch featured in The National Law Journal

Friday, May 18, 2018

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in The National Law Journal regarding her thoughts on fee differences in multidistrict litigation. The article titled "Mikal Watts Sued as Lawyers Fight Over $1.51B Syngenta Settlement" was written by Amanda Bronstad and published 5/10/18.


Baradaran featured in Forbes

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in Fortune regarding Wells Fargo corporate customer treatment. The article titled "Wells Fargo's Latest Misconduct Involves Its Corporate Customers" was written by Polina Marinova and published 5/17/18. 


School of Law clinics receive Equal Justice Works Grant for crime victims fellowship

Thursday, May 17, 2018

The School of Law has received a grant from Equal Justice Works to support a Crime Victims Justice Corps Fellow for two years. Associate Professor Jason Cade and Assistant Clinical Professor Christine Scartz – who oversee the law school’s Community Health Law Partnership and Family Justice clinics, respectively – collaborated with Grants Coordinator Amanda Shaw to secure the funding for this instrumental position. The CVJC Fellow will represent immigrant victims of crime in civil legal matters, conduct outreach within immigrant communities and strengthen networks with local law enforcement and other community partners to increase access to justice for the clinics' clients.


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Three faculty members complete UGA PSO Fellowship, Weeks included

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Elizabeth Weeks, Abigail Borron and Jon Calabria served as 2017-18 University of Georgia Public Service Faculty Fellows. The Faculty Fellowships offer tenure-track and tenured professors an opportunity to pursue their research through a unit of UGA Public Service and Outreach. Weeks worked with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government to identify rural health challenges relating to regulations and provider shortages in rural Georgia.

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