Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Congratulations to second-year law students Tyler A. Dillard, Nicholas H. Howell and Emir Sehic for taking home first place and the Best Brief Award at the Intrastate Moot Court Competition, which has teams from all five of the state's law schools competing against each other for top honors. This is the seventh consecutive year UGA has won this competition and the ninth consecutive year it has earned the best brief title.
Associate Professor Sonja West was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding a bill being considered by the Georgia State Legislature that would ban picketing of private homes in select circumstances. The article was written by Jim Galloway and appeared on 3/21/12.
Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented "International Criminal Justice and the Value of Peace" to attorneys at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. She also gave a lecture entitled "On the Eve of the Lubanga Verdict: The Judicial Function and the Politics of International Criminal Justice" at the Hague Institute for Global Justice during March.
Third-year law students Brittany H. Bolton and James M. "Jim" Wilson co-authored and were featured in an article about advancing legal education in the South Asian Kingdom of Bhutan. The article appeared in the February 2012 issue of The Atlanta Lawyer.
Georgia Law's 24th Annual Red Clay Conference will address how to balance the long-term sustainability of Georgia's ecosystems with efforts to stabilize and improve its economy. Starting at 8:30 a.m. on March 23, this daylong symposium will take place in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall and will cover market-based conservation, managing the impact of non-indigenous species, longleaf pine restoration and possible changes to the federal endangered species list.