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E. Burch featured on Bloomberg Law

Monday, September 9, 2019

Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured on Bloomberg Law regarding the Mallinckrodt opioid settlement. The article titled "Company to pay $24 million and donate $6 million in products" was written by Chris Dolmetsch, Jef Feeley and Riley Griffin and was published 9/6/19.

Rodrigues featured in Law360

Monday, September 9, 2019

University Professor & Kilpatrick Chair of Corporate Finance and Securities Law Usha Rodrigues was featured in Law360 regarding the duty of a board of directors to monitor a company's activities. The article titled "Why Opioid Suits Avoid GCs - And Why That Could Change" was written by Michele Gorman and published 9/6/19.

Fall 2019 Signature Lectures to bring notable figures to UGA, includes two alumnae and law school events

Friday, September 6, 2019

Nationally and internationally recognized leaders in fields ranging from the arts and humanities to politics and business will visit the University of Georgia this fall as part of the Signature Lecture Series. UGA Signature Lectures feature speakers noted for their broad, multidisciplinary appeal and compelling bodies of work. Law school sponsored events include: Steven Hill, legal adviser and director of the Office of Legal Affairs, NATO - 9/26; Irina Bokova, former director general, UNESCO - 10/1; Ashley Watson (J.D.'93), chief compliance officer, Johnson & Johnson, Ethics Week Lecture - 11/4; Ertharin Cousin (J.D.'82)Payne Distinguished Lecturer, Stanford University - 11/12.

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Shipley appointed to NCAA Infractions Referral Committee

Friday, September 6, 2019

Georgia Athletic Association Professor David E. Shipley was appointed to a three-year term as the NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee representative on the new five-member Infractions Referral Committee. The IRC is charged with approving or rejecting requests to transfer infractions cases to the new independent accountability resolution structure that was established by the NCAA in response to the Rice Commission Report. The appointment was effective August 1, 2019.

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Hellerstein publishes chapter in "CJEU: Recent Developments in Value Added Tax 2018"

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein published “US Experience and Recent Developments in the Collection of Tax on Online Sales” in CJEU: Recent Developments in Value Added Tax 2018 (M. Lang, et al., eds.) (Linde, 2019).