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Faivre places second in FBA tax law writing competition

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Congratulations to second-year law student Stephen R. Faivre who earned second place for his paper "An Imprudent Proposal: The Case Against Restricting the CUT Method in U.S. Transfer Pricing" in the Federal Bar Association Donald C. Alexander Tax Law Writing Competition. His paper will be published in the Report, the FBA Tax Section's newsletter. A revised version will also be published in the June 2011 issue of The Federal Lawyer.


Student sends support from Iraq

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Second-year law student Lt. David M. Reed was featured in The Red and Black regarding his decision to take a break from law school to serve our country's armed forces in Iraq. The article was written by Drew Hooks and appeared on 12/7/10.


Lawmaker proposes relabeling rape victims as 'accusers'

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Director of the Criminal Defense Clinic Russell C. Gabriel was quoted on CNN.com regarding a Georgia State Rep.'s proposal to rename rape, stalking and domestic violence victims "accusers" during trial in an effort to reduce potential emotional bias in jury members. The article appeared on 2/7/11.


A homicide justified? Police weigh facts

Monday, February 7, 2011

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding the application of the Castle Doctrine (a legal tenet for justifiable homicide on private property) in a local murder investigation. The article was written by Joe Johnson and appeared on 2/6/11.


Law schools get a boost; Applications up at some campuses.

Monday, February 7, 2011

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs Paul B. Rollins was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the recent increase in Georgia Law applicants. The article was written by Nedra Rhone and appeared on 2/3/11.

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