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Polsky featured in The Wall Street Journal

Monday, January 30, 2017

Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Gregg D. Polsky was featured in The Wall Street Journal regarding his thoughts on Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson. The article titled "Rex Tillerson May Make Unusual Tax Argument; Trump nominee wants to spread out taxes on his retirement package from Exxon Mobil" was written by Richard Rubin and was published 1/11/17.

Wilbanks CEASE Clinic Conference featured in Athens Banner-Herald

Monday, January 30, 2017

The Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic's 2017 conference was featured in the Athens Banner-Herald. Its keynote speaker Ross Cheit, a Brown University professor and author, was highlighted. The article titled "'Witch hunt narrative' helps protect abusers, but hurts victims of child sex abuse, says UGA speaker" was written by Lee Shearer and posted 1/28/17.  

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E. Burch featured in Reuters

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in a Reuters article regarding her thoughts on product liability. The article titled "Washington city sues Purdue over illegal OxyContin sales" was written by Brendan Pierson and was published 1/20/17. 

Law firm honors partner and legal leader with endowed scholarship

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The University of Georgia School of Law is pleased to announce the creation of the Gary B. Blasingame Scholarship Fund, which was made possible by a $100,000 donation by the law firm Blasingame, Burch, Garrard, & Ashley, P.C., in tribute to a founding partner widely known as a strong advocate for his clients and an attorney of the highest caliber. “We are honored by the commitment Blasingame, Burch, Garrard, & Ashley has chosen to make to our law school as well as by this special opportunity to celebrate a distinguished alumnus whose engagement with our school throughout his career made a meaningful impact,” Georgia Law Dean Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge said. 

New York Times recognizes Georgia Law as a great return on investment

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Georgia Law was featured in The New York Times regarding the salary-to-debt ratio of its graduates, which was named one of the ten best according to a recent study. The article "Not Only Elite Law Schools Offer Great Returns on Investment" was written by Elizabeth Olson and was published 1/24/17.