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University of Georgia Board of Visitors welcomes new members; Georgia Law alum Jeff Cavender included

Monday, March 6, 2017

The University of Georgia Board of Visitors welcomed 31 new members at its winter meeting in Atlanta, including Georgia Law 1993 alumnus Jeffery W. "Jeff" Cavender. The Board of Visitors is comprised of government, business and community leaders who reside both in and outside Georgia. As members, they act as ambassadors for the university, helping to build a constituency with a strong knowledge base and passion for advocacy for the University of Georgia and its mission of teaching, research and service.


E. Burch featured in Law360

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Kirbo Chair of Law Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in Law360 regarding her thoughts on the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017. The article titled "Class Action Reform May Curb, But Not Kill, Antitrust Actions" was written by Eric Kroh and was published 3/1/17.


Cade featured in Columns

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Assistant Professor Jason A. Cade was featured in Columns regarding his work with the Community Health Law Partnership (Community HeLP) Clinic at UGA. 


Appellate Litigation Clinic gains victory in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Georgia Law's Appellate Litigation Clinic recently won a case in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Third-year student Jacob S. “Jake” Edwards presented oral argument addressing the question of whether or not the client’s habeas petition was second or successive given that it challenged a “new judgment.” The court decided in favor of the clinic's position that the petition was not second or successive. Third-year students Mary Grace Griffin and David R. Waldrep assisted in writing briefs and in helping Edwards prepare by acting as opposing counsel during practice arguments. All three students attended the argument in Richmond, Virginia, during October.


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Baradaran presents at Harvard Law School

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Hosch Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran presented "How the Other Half Banks" at Harvard Law School during February. 

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