Alumni in the News
Georgia Law graduates are often the focus of news stories appearing in a variety of media outlets.
In the News
Smith Professor Peter A. Appel was quoted in the Orlando Sentinel regarding a case involving royalties on coal exports. The article was written by Patrick Rucker and appeared on 1/4/13.
Associate Professor and Director of Civil Clinics Alexander W. Scherr's article "Daubert & Danger: The 'Fit' of Expert Predictions in Civil Commitments (55 Hastings L.J. 1 (2003)) was cited by the Pittsburg Post-Gazette in an article on whether or not it can be predicted who with a mental illness may become violent one day. The article was compiled by Greg Victor and appeared on 12/30/12.
Callaway Chair Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was quoted in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution regarding the time frame for a governor to appoint a committee in the case of an indictment against a public official. The article was written by Rhonda Cook and appeared on 1/3/13.
Assistant Professor Jaime L. Dodge was quoted by the Associated Press regarding Atlanta-area counties filing lawsuits against British bank HSBC. The article was written by Kate Brumback on 12/24/12 and was picked up by various media outlets such as The Huffington Post, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, ABC News and MSNBC.
Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was quoted in the Daily Report regarding removal petitions for judges. The article was written by Zoe Tillman and appeared on 12/10/12.