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Pate featured in Law & Crime

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Adjunct Professor Page Pate was featured in Law & Crime regarding recent developments in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. The article titled "Mueller makes move signaling he might be looking at conspiracy charges for hacking" was written by Ronn Blitzer and published 1/12/18. 


Polsky featured in HuffPost

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Gregg D. Polsky was featured in the Huffington Post regarding his thoughts on the effects of the new tax law. The article titled "Walmart's Shiny New $11 Minimum Wage Isn't Really A Result of The Tax Law" was written by Maxwell Strachan and published 1/12/18.


UGA to Reopen on Delayed Schedule - Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The University of Georgia Athens campus will delay its opening until 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The first classes will begin at 11:00 a.m. 
As you plan your travel for Thursday, please keep in mind the following suggestions: 
•Travel to campus is likely to take longer than normal, so plan accordingly.
•If you are traveling from off-campus, you should defer to local emergency management officials on the best routes to take and whether travel in your area is safe. Faculty, staff and students are urged to consider their personal safety and travel with caution.
Visit http://emergency.uga.edu/ for updates.


Education is the key to realizing King’s dream, speaker says; Roseboro receives President’s Fulfilling the Dream Award

Friday, January 12, 2018

It’s been more than 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous speech “I Have a Dream,” in which he foretold a nation united in the belief that all are created equal. At the 15th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast Jan. 12, Gregory Roseboro, executive director of admissions and diversity programs for the School of Law, was awarded the President’s Fulfilling the Dream Award for his work in advancing issues of human rights and race relations.


UGA law school to host conference on gerrymandering and redistricting

Friday, January 12, 2018

The University of Georgia School of Law will hold a conference titled “Walking the Line: Modern Gerrymandering & Partisanship” on Feb. 2. Organized by the Georgia Law Review, the conference will explore the current and future state of redistricting. Panel topics will include the Voting Rights Act of 1965, deriving a constitutional test for partisan gerrymandering, and redistricting implications in Georgia. The keynote speaker will be Nicholas Stephanopoulos, the Fried Research Scholar at the University of Chicago Law School. Stephanopoulos is a plaintiff’s attorney on the case Gill v. Whitford, which had oral arguments in front of the U.S. Supreme Court during October 2017.

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