Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Martin Chair James C. “Jim” Smith was elected president-elect of the Association for Law, Property and Society. ALPS is an organization for scholars conducting interdisciplinary legal scholarship on all aspects of property law and policy including real, personal, intellectual, intangible, cultural, personal and other forms of property.
Associate Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch has published “Revisiting the Government as Plaintiff” in 5 Journal of Tort Law 227 (2014).
Associate Professor Hillel Y. Levin was featured in a Gwinnett Daily Post article regarding his thoughts on a lawsuit challenging Georgia’s ban on same-sex marriages. The article was written by Tyler Estep and appeared 5/4/14.
Professor Emeritus Donald E. Wilkes presented a speech titled “Rejoicing and Ending the Embarrassment” at the Athens Human Rights Festival during May.
Jack L. Rives, executive director and chief operating officer of the American Bar Association, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Georgia School of Law’s Commencement May 17 at 10 a.m. on the North Campus quadrangle in front of the law school. In the event of rain, graduation will be moved to Stegeman Coliseum. For those unable to attend, the ceremony will be available for live viewing at www.ustream.tv/channel/ugalaw .