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Carol Watson presents on mentors and advisors

Friday, March 29, 2019

Director of the Law Library Carol A. Watson presented "Reaping the Benefits of Mentors and Trusted Advisors" at the pre-conference institute prior to the annual meeting of the Southeastern American Association of Law Libraries during March.

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Cohen presents on geoeconomics

Friday, March 29, 2019

Wilner/UGA Foundation Professor in International Law Harlan G. Cohen presented as part of a workshop on geoeconomics hosted by the Cato Institute in Washington, D.C., during March.

West featured in The National Law Journal

Friday, March 29, 2019

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was featured in The National Law Journal regarding the effects on government reporting if New York Times v. Sullivan was overturned. The article titled "Justice Clarence Thomas Stirs Up a First Amendment Squabble Over Libel Law" was written by Tony Mauro and published 3/29/19.

Appellate Litigation Clinic gets victory in immigration case

Thursday, March 28, 2019

The School of Law’s Appellate Litigation Clinic won a case before the Board of Immigration Appeals for a client who fled his country when the Russian Supreme Court banned his religion. The immigration judge initially granted the client asylum, but the Department of Homeland Security appealed, arguing that the client was not credible and that the judge should have required corroboration of his religious status in the form of a letter from his congregation. The case was briefed by third-year students Wade H. Barron, C. Daniel Lockaby and Sarah A. Quattrocchi and second-year student Addison Smith.

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Baradaran's book subject of Yale Law and Political Economy Symposium

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran's book The Color of Money was the focus a Yale Law and Political Economy Symposium during March.