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In Memoriam: Clair Drew

Monday, January 6, 2014

Georgia Law regrets to announce the passing of longtime Dean's Office secretary Clair Riley Drew on December 24 at the age of 71. She worked for former Associate Dean Paul M. Kurtz and the late Woodruff Professor of International Law Louis B. Sohn, among others. She is survived by her husband, Donnie; daughters Kimberly and Kerri; and four grandchildren.


Cohen delivers talk on international precedent

Monday, December 23, 2013

Associate Professor Harlan G. Cohen presented "Toward a Theory of International Precedent" at Bar-Ilan University's faculty workshop in Ramat Gan, Israel, and at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel, as part of a workshop on "The Legal Framework Governing War and Terror" during December.


Retroactive immunity for the consul?

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was quoted in a Thomson Reuters article regarding whether or not diplomatic immunity can be retroactive. The article was written by Allison Frankel and appeared on 12/19/13.


Rutledge testifies before U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was invited to testify at the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing entitled "The Federal Arbitration Act and Access to Justice: Will Recent Supreme Court Decisions Undermine the Rights of Consumers, Workers and Small Businesses?" The hearing took place during December.


Amann participates in workshop on children and armed conflict

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann took part in a workshop titled "Strengthening Implementation of the U.N.'s Children and Armed Conflict Agenda" held at Princeton University during December. Amann participated in the program as part of her role as the special adviser to the International Criminal Court prosecutor on children in and affected by armed conflict.

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