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Georgia Law students participate in alternative spring break in New Orleans

Friday, March 21, 2014

Earlier this month, 25 law students embarked on a volunteer trip to New Orleans, La., where they participated in a full week of unpaid legal work as part of an alternative spring break. Organized by the law student organization Public Interest Law Council, approximately 1,000 pro bono hours of assistance were provided in legal settings aiding underprivileged communities in the New Orleans area. Worksites included the Orleans Public Defenders, Southeast Louisiana Legal Services, the Louisiana Center for Children's Rights, the Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana and the Innocence Project New Orleans.


Hellerstein publishes book chapter on formulary apportionment in the EU and US

Friday, March 21, 2014

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein has published "Formulary Apportionment in the EU and the US: A Comparative Perspective on the Sharing Mechanism of the Proposed CCCTB" in Movement of Persons and Tax Mobility in the EU: Changing Winds (Ana Paul Dourado, ed.) (IBFD, 2013).


Horace Ward to receive honorary UGA degree

Friday, March 21, 2014

Georgia Law was mentioned in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding UGA honoring retired federal judge Horace Ward, who was the university's first African-American applicant, with an honorary Doctor of Laws degree. The article appeared on 3/20/2014.


Deneen wins Georgia Law Review's Best Note Competition

Friday, March 21, 2014

Congratulations to second-year student Lee A. Deneen who is the winner of the Georgia Law Review's 2014 Best Note Competition. 


School of Law staffer sets the bar for providing great customer service

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Administrative Associate Tina Whitehair was featured in Columns for her support of the law school after receiving the 2013 Emma P. Terrell Distinguished Employee Award. The article was written by Matt Chambers and appeared on 3/17/14.

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