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Georgia Law launches Master in the Study of Law

Friday, March 21, 2014

This fall, the University of Georgia School of Law will begin offering a new graduate level degree for professionals and recent graduates seeking to increase their knowledge of law relevant to their career or academic discipline. The Master in the Study of Law is a non-thesis, 30-credit-hour degree for non-lawyers that can be completed in one year on a full-time basis or over three years on a part-time basis. It will provide students with a solid understanding of the U.S. legal system and the opportunity to delve more specifically into law as it relates to a particular field such as employment law, health care law and environmental law, among others.


Baradaran presents on regulation

Friday, March 21, 2014

Assistant Professor Mehrsa Baradaran presented "Regulation by Hypothetical" at the University of San Diego School of Law's Faculty Colloquium during March.


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).


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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