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Gainesville firms win Firm and Corporation Alumni/Alumnae Challenge

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Congratulations to the law firms Hulsey, Oliver & Mahar (category A) and Smith Gilliam Williams & Miles (category B) for winning the 2014-15 Firm and Corporation Alumni/Alumnae Challenge. The efforts were headed by Jason A. Dean (J.D.’99) and M. Tyler Smith (J.D.’93), respectively.  Grouped by the number of Georgia Law alumni/alumnae lawyers employed at an organization, this annual competition seeks firm-wide participation of Georgia Law graduates making a personal gift to the law school during the current fiscal year.  The first firm to reach 100 percent participation in each category size wins.


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Sachs participates in Duke law school seminar

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Alston Chair in Corporate Law Margaret V. Sachs fielded questions from judges about her article, “Superstar Judges As Entrepreneurs: The Untold Story Of Fraud-On-The-Market” at a seminar at Duke University School of Law’s Center for Judicial Studies during June.


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Chapman’s article cited in Supreme Court opinion

Monday, June 29, 2015

Assistant Professor Nathan S. Chapman’s article, “Due Process as Separation of Powers” (121 Yale Law Review 1672 (with M. McConnell) (2012)) was cited by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas in his concurring opinion in Johnson v. United States, 576 U.C. ___, slip op. at 18 (2015), in which the Court held that the provision that authorizes "enhanced sentencing" for conduct that "presents a serious potential risk of physical injury to another" is unconstitutionally vague, in violation of the Fifth Amendment Due Process Clause.


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Amann publishes “Commentary on the 2014 Grotius Lecture”

Monday, June 29, 2015

Associate Dean and Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann has published “Commentary on the 2014 Grotius Lecture” in 108 American Society of International Law Proceedings 65 (2015).    


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Meyer publishes “How Compliance Understates Effectiveness”

Monday, June 29, 2015

Associate Professor Timothy L. Meyer has published “How Compliance Understates Effectiveness” in 108 American Society of International Law Proceedings 168 (2015).

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