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Georgia Law welcomes its 2015-16 LL.M. class

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Georgia Law proudly welcomes 14 foreign-trained lawyers from nine countries to Athens for one year of legal study in the school’s Master of Laws program. The students are from five continents, and their work backgrounds include service in a global technology company based in China and in the Bangladesh Supreme Court, State Ministries of Justice in Nigeria, the Federal Court of Taxation Law and Administrative Justice in Mexico and the Supreme People’s Court of China.


Judge Adds to Pressure on SEC Over How it Names Its Judges

Friday, August 21, 2015

Assistant Professor Kent Barnett was quoted in the Wall Street Journal regarding his thoughts on the Security and Exchange Commission's use of in-house judges. The article was written by Jean Eaglesham and appeared 8/3/15.


SEC use of in-house judges ruled unconstitutional

Friday, August 21, 2015

Assistant Professor Kent Barnett was quoted in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the appointment of administrative law judges by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The article was written by Dan Klepal and was published 8/7/15.


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Rodrigues' article cited by the Delaware Chancery Court

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Associate Dean and Kilpatrick Chair of Corporate Finance and Securities Law Usha Rodrigues' article "A Conflict Primacy Model of the Public Board" (2013 University of Illinois Law Review 1051 (2013)) was cited by the Delaware Chancery Court in its opinion on Gorman v. Salamone.


Four Georgia Law professors gain promotions; Scartz joins faculty

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Congratulations to Elizabeth Chamblee Burch for being promoted to the rank of full professor. Associate Professors Mehrsa Baradaran, Timothy Meyer and Logan E. Sawyer III were granted tenure. Additionally, Christine M. Scartz has joined the faculty as the managing attorney of the Family Violence Clinic.

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