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Second-year law student Jenna Jackson crowned Miss UGA

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Congratulations to second-year law student Jenna L. Jackson, who was recently crowned Miss University of Georgia 2013. Jackson will compete in the Miss Georgia Pageant in June, with the winner of that pageant going on to the Miss America Pageant later in the year. Second-year law student Utrophia D. Robinson was also honored during the competition, where she tied with Jackson for the "best interview" award.


Margaret Sachs publishes article in UC Irvine Law Review Symposium

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Alston Chair in Corporate Law Margaret V. Sachs has published "Social Proposals Under Rule 14a-8: A Fall-Back Remedy in an Era of Congressional Inaction" in 2 UC Irvine Law Review 931 (2012) (Symposium on Business Law as Public Interest Law).


U.N. World Food director to speak at symposium

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Georgia Law will welcome Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme Ertharin Cousin on Feb. 5 as the keynote speaker for the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law’s conference titled “International Law in a Time of Scarcity.” The daylong symposium will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, on North Campus, and will address global policy in relation to the scarcity of resources.


Incentives for Gun Manufacturers Nothing Special, Analysts Say

Friday, January 18, 2013

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein was quoted in State Tax Today regarding the long history of states giving tax incentives to attract particular businesses. The article was written by Jenny Jones and appeared on 1/18/13.


Lori Ringhand publishes new constitutional casebook

Friday, January 18, 2013

Hosch Professor Lori A. Ringhand has published Constitutional Law: A Context and Practice Casebook as part of the Context and Practice Series (Carolina Academic Press, 2013) (with D. Schwartz).

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