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Musicians offered free legal counsel

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Georgia Law's Sports and Entertainment Law Society was featured in the Athens Banner-Herald regarding its offering of free music law clinics during the annual AthFest celebration. The society is part of Protect Athens Music, a joint effort with Nuci's Space and UGA's Music Business Program. The article appeared on 6/21/11.


Donald Wilkes publishes book on postconviction remedies

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Professor Donald E. Wilkes Jr. has published Federal Postconviction Remedies and Relief Handbook, 9th ed. (Thomson/West, 2011).


Walter Hellerstein delivers talk on tax manipulation

Monday, June 13, 2011

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein presented a talk on tax avoidance and manipulation under the sharing mechanism at a conference on the European Commission's proposed Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base at the University of Amsterdam Center for Tax Law during June.


When sentences span centuries

Monday, June 13, 2011

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding prison sentences that extend many times longer than a lifetime. The article was written by Rhonda Cook and appeared on 6/11/11.


UGA School of Law Professor Larry Thompson elected a director of Washington Post Company

Friday, June 10, 2011

Larry D. Thompson, the holder of the Sibley Professorship in Corporate and Business Law at the University of Georgia School of Law, was elected to The Washington Post Company's Board of Directors. The company increased the size of its board to 11 with the addition of Thompson, while recognizing his "tremendous knowledge and reputation in both the corporate and government worlds."

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