Georgia Law hosts Seventh Annual Junior Faculty Federal Courts Workshop

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Georgia Law recently hosted the Seventh Annual Junior Faculty Federal Courts Workshop that included more than 25 presentations concerning the federal courts. The workshop paired senior scholars with a panel of junior scholars presenting works-in-progress and was open to academics who teach and write in the areas of federal courts, civil rights litigation, civil procedure and other associated topics.


Nomination deadline for Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award is Oct. 15

Monday, October 13, 2014

Members of the law school community still have time make a nomination for the Emma Terrell Distinguished Employee Award. The deadline is 5 p.m. on Oct. 15.


Georgia Law to host conference on children and international criminal justice; keynote by International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Georgia Law will host the conference “Children and International Criminal Justice” Oct. 28 in the school’s Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom. Starting at 9:15 a.m., there will be a public plenary session that will include a panel discussion followed by the keynote address by International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda. For more information and to register for the conference, please visit http://www.law.uga.edu/intl-journal-conference.


Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Napolitano to present Sibley Lecture

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Janet Napolitano, president of the University of California system and former U.S. secretary of homeland security, will present “Anatomy of a Legal Decision” as Georgia Law’s 112th Sibley Lecturer Oct. 27 at 3:30 p.m. in The Chapel on North Campus. The event is free and open to the public.


Georgia Law wins Florida National Trial Advocacy Tournament

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Four Georgia Law students recently won the Florida National Trial Advocacy Tournament. They are:  Garrett S. Burrell, Joshua H. "Josh" Dorminy, Whitney T. Judson and Ashley R. Wright.  Dorminy was named as the best advocate in the final round, and Judson was selected as delivering the best closing in the preliminary rounds.

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