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Georgia Law leads in bar exam passage rate, grads of state’s flagship law school prove preparedness for legal career

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Georgia Law saw a higher percentage of its graduates pass the July 2015 administration of the state bar exam than any other law school in the state. UGA led both public and private law schools with regard to first-time takers and overall exam takers. The passage rate for first-time test takers from Georgia Law was 87 percent, 9.2 percentage points higher than the state average of 77.8 percent for ABA-approved law schools.

Hellerstein appointed as guest professor

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein was appointed by the Vienna University of Economics and Business executive body to be a guest professor at the university for the winter 2015-2016 term.

Human Interest Lending: A Radical Rethinking of the Payday Loan Industry

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was mentioned in the Daily Kos regarding the theme of her book "How the Other Half Banks." The article was published 10/26/15.

Postal Banks are People's Banks: 6 Things You Need to Know About Postal Banking

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Associate Professor Mehrsa Baradaran was quoted on regarding her book "How the Other Half Banks" and the basic idea of modern postal banking. The article was written by Matt Stannard and was published 10/27/15.

Watkins publishes article in Connecticut Insurance Law Journal

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Adjunct Professor John L. Watkins has published “Erie Denied: How Federal Courts Decide Insurance Coverage Cases Differently and What to Do About It” in 21 Connecticut Insurance Law Journal 455 (2015).