UGA School of Law alumni association presents highest award to Bowen and Butler

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Georgia Law's alumni association recently honored longtime U.S. District Court Judge Dudley H. Bowen Jr. and Columbus attorney James E. Butler Jr. with its Distinguished Service Scroll Award for their dedication and service to the legal profession and the law school. Given annually, this award is the highest honor bestowed by the Law School Association.


UGA School of Law Professor Larry Thompson elected a director of Washington Post Company

Friday, June 10, 2011

Larry D. Thompson, the holder of the Sibley Professorship in Corporate and Business Law at the University of Georgia School of Law, was elected to The Washington Post Company's Board of Directors. The company increased the size of its board to 11 with the addition of Thompson, while recognizing his "tremendous knowledge and reputation in both the corporate and government worlds."


UGA experts available to offer commentary on the prosecution of Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Diane Marie Amann, Emily and Ernest Woodruff Chair in International Law in the University of Georgia School of Law, is available to offer commentary on the laws of war as they relate to the current situation with Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic.


Third-year law student publishes article in the AIPLA journal

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Third-year law student Greg A. Raburn had his article "Digital Content and the Repo Man: Consumer Protection for Legally Downloaded Media" published in 39 American Intellectual Property Law Association Quarterly Journal 35 (2011).


Eight members of the Georgia Law community promoted

Monday, May 23, 2011

Congratulations to the following Georgia Law faculty who earned promotions this year: Peter A. Appel, Lori A. Ringhand and Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge were named full professors; Harlan G. Cohen, Fazal Khan and Sonja R. West are now associate professors; and Sharon Bradley and Maureen Cahill have been promoted to Librarian IV.

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