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Wells publishes in American University Law Review

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Carter Chair in Tort and Insurance Law Michael L. Wells published "Qualified Immunity After Ziglar v. Abbasi: The Case for a Categorical Approach" in 68 American University Law Review 379 (2018).

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Cohen presents at the University of Vienna

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Wilner/UGA Foundation Professor in International Law Harlan G. Cohen presented "The Sociology of International Precedent" at the "Opening the Black Box of Precedent and Case-based Reasoning" workshop held at the University of Vienna in Austria during January.

Hamer receives Nelson Mullins diversity scholarship

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Congratulations to second-year student Sydney A. Hamer for being awarded a Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Diversity Scholarship. This honor is open to second-year law students and is designed to increase the number of diverse law students interested in summer and long-term employment with the firm. 

School of Law receives grant from the Judicial Council of Georgia for Access to Justice Initiative

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The School of Law was recently awarded a Self Represented Litigant Grant from the Judicial Council of Georgia to support the efforts of the Athens Access to Justice Initiative, which seeks to provide community members, who are unable to afford legal representation, with access to attorneys. The initiative operates through a partnership between the School of Law, the Western Circuit Bar Association and the Athens-Clarke County Superior Court, and includes monthly legal pop-up clinics and a Self-Represented Litigant Center and Library.

Baradaran featured in Bloomberg Law

Friday, January 18, 2019

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran was featured in Bloomberg Law regarding her thoughts on U.S. Rep. Katherine Porter's appointment to the House Financial Services Committee. The article titled "Warren Protege is Rookie to Watch on House Financial Services" was written by Lydia Beyoud and published 1/18/19.