Learn more about Georgia Law and the prominent Georgians who once graced the school's hallways by viewing oral histories that have been recorded.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding a recent Georgia Supreme Court ruling on the statute of limitations and how that affected a local theft case. The article was written by M.B. Pell and Andria Simmons and appeared on 3/14/13.
Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Ala., will present “Social Justice Lawyering: Confronting Power, Racial and Economic Injustice and Hopelessness Within the Law” at the University of Georgia School of Law’s 109th Sibley Lecture March 27 at 3:30 p.m. in the Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom of Hirsch Hall.
University of Georgia graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation, according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2014 edition of America's Best Graduate Schools. The School of Law moved up a place to tie for 33rd on the list, placing it among the top 13 public law schools in the nation and among the top four public schools in the Southeast.
Georgia Law’s Dean Rusk Center will present “The Cuban Embargo: Policy Outlook After Fifty Years” on March 22. During this daylong conference, Cuban and American diplomats, scholars, legal practitioners and trade specialists will examine the effectiveness and consequences of economic sanctions as well as the potential impact of revising or lifting the U.S. embargo on trade with Cuba.
Associate Professor Hillel Y. Levin was quoted by AL.com, an Alabama news website, regarding a new bill in the state of Alabama that, if passed, could allow tax credits to either individuals or businesses that donate money to pay tuition at private schools for qualifying students. The article was written by Robert McClendon and appeared on 3/8/13.