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U.S. District Court Judge Steve Jones to deliver Georgia Law commencement speech

Friday, April 24, 2015

Steve C. Jones, U.S. District Court judge for the Northern District of Georgia, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Georgia School of Law’s Commencement on May 16 at 10 a.m. on the North Campus quadrangle in front of the law school. A 1987 graduate of Georgia Law, Jones was nominated by President Barack Obama and sworn in as a District Court judge in 2011. In the event of rain, graduation will be moved to Stegeman Coliseum. Notification of a change in venue will be made via the law school's website. For those unable to attend the ceremony, the event will be streamed live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/georgia-law .


Atlanta Cheating Scandal Raises Concerns About Academic Integrity

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in a Voice of America article regarding the Atlanta Public Schools testing trial. The article was written by Hu Wei and published 4/22/15.


The “Netflix tax” – coming to a country near you

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was quoted in The Conversation regarding his thoughts on the proposal of a “Netflix tax” in Australia. The article was written by Rebecca Millar and published 4/21/15.


UGA features Davis as amazing student

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Congratulations to third-year student Michelle Gilzenrat Davis who was featured on UGA's homepage as an "Amazing Student."


Rights of victims, defendant pitted in Simcox molestation case

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Post Professor Erica J. Hashimoto was quoted in the Tucson Sentinel regarding her thoughts on self-representation in criminal cases. The article was written by Dan Desrochers and published 4/20/15.

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