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UGA School of Law Sibley Lecture to address civil rights

Monday, October 7, 2013

Robin L. West, Frederick Haas Professor of Law and Philosophy at Georgetown University, will present “Toward a Jurisprudence of the Civil Rights Acts” as Georgia Law’s 110th Sibley Lecturer on Oct. 23 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. West will discuss the meaning of the civil rights protected by the historic 1964 Civil Rights Act, as well as the meaning of “civil rights” more generally, contrasting both with constitutional rights developed over the last half century.

West discusses upcoming U.S. Supreme Court term

Monday, October 7, 2013

Associate Professor Sonja R. West was a featured guest on HuffPost Live's "Legalese It" with Mike Sacks talking about the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court term. The program aired 10/4/13.

Top moot court programs

Friday, October 4, 2013

Director of Advocacy Kellie Casey Monk was quoted in The National Jurist regarding the positive impact moot court participation has on law students. The article was written by Michelle Weyenberg and appeared in the October edition of the magazine.

Hellerstein publishes book on taxation of global digital commerce

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein has published Taxing Global Digital Commerce (Kluwer Law International, 2013) (with A. Cockfield et al.). The book contains an in-depth analysis of cross-border tax issues arising under international income and VAT regimes as well as the U.S. subnational tax regime.

Burch delivers talk on corrective justice

Monday, September 30, 2013

Associate Professor Elizabeth Chamblee Burch presented a response to the paper "The Corrective Justice State" as part of "The Public Life of the Private Law: The Logic and Experience of Mass Litigation" conference at Vanderbilt University during September.