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Zimmerman 'sorry' for Trayvon Martin's death

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted on HLNTV.com regarding the recent developments in the Trayvon Martin case. The article appeared on 4/20/12.


Walter Hellerstein testifies before U.S. Senate

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was an invited witness before the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance at an April 25 hearing on "Tax Reform: What It Means for State and Local Tax and Fiscal Policy." During his testimony, Hellerstein provided an overview of federal-state tax coordination in an effort to assist the Committee in determining the appropriate role of Congress with regard to matters of state taxation.


Babcock honored for involvement in public interest

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Congratulations to third-year law student Nicole M. Babcock for being named the recipient of the Public Interest Law Council's Spring Spotlight Award for Outstanding Public Interest. Babcock was chosen for her commitment to public interest work and public interest organizations prior to and during her time in law school.


Bo Rutledge presents talk on international arbitration

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Professor Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge presented "Judicial Assistance in International Arbitration" at the inaugural conference of the Atlanta International Arbitration Society during April.


Candlelight memorial service will be held for UGA faculty, staff and students; School of Law Professor Dupre among those to be remembered

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

UGA will honor the memory of 33 faculty, staff and students who died since May at its annual candlelight memorial service May 1 at 6 p.m. on the steps of the Chapel. The names of each of the 13 students and 20 faculty and staff members will be read aloud, followed by a toll of the Chapel bell and the lighting of a candle by members of the university's Arch Society. Georgia Law late Hosch Professor Anne Proffitt Dupre will be among those recognized.

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