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UGA Alumni Association reveals 10th annual Bulldog 100 list; six law school alumni recognized

Friday, November 16, 2018

The University of Georgia Alumni Association has unveiled the 2019 Bulldog 100 list of fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. More than 564 nominations were submitted for the 2019 list. Six School of Law alumni businesses were selected - Caplan Cobb LLP, Atlanta, Georgia (Michael Caplan (J.D.'06)); Crate Services Inc., Fairburn, Georgia (Darren Gaynor (J.D.'02)); Kalka & Baer LLC, Atlanta, Georgia (Bryan Baer (J.D.'02)); Murray Osorio PLLC, Fairfax, Virginia (Benjamin Osorio (J.D.'11)); Stanton Law LLC, Atlanta, Georgia (Todd Stanton (J.D.'02)); and Two Maids & A Mop Franchising, Birmingham, Alabama (Praiss Barron (J.D.'01)). 

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Baradaran presents at APPAM Fall Research Conference

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran presented her book The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap as part of a panel titled "The Unequal Costs of Banking in Segregated America" at the 2018 Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management Fall Research Conference in Washington, D.C., during November.

Peters featured in The Orange County Register

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Assistant Professor Jonathan Peters was featured in The Orange County Register regarding his thoughts on the Journalist Protection Act, which would make assaulting journalists a federal crime. The article titled "Living Textbook: Bill would make violence against journalists a federal crime" was written by Jason M. Shepard and published 11/13/18. 

West featured in VOA

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was featured in VOA regarding her thoughts on a lawsuit between CNN and the White House. The article titled "Judge Considering Whether to Restore CNN Reporter's White House Pass" was written by Steve Herman and published 11/15/18.

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Hellerstein presents at meeting of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Emeritus Walter Hellerstein presented “The U.S. Supreme Court's Decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc.: Implications for U.S. State Taxation of Online Sales” at the 40th meeting of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's Working Party No. 9 on Consumption Taxes in Paris during November.