Carol Watson receives Outstanding Article Award

Friday, April 3, 2015

Congratulations to Law Library Director Carol A. Watson, who was recognized by the American Association of Law Libraries’ Academic Law Libraries Special Interest Section with the Outstanding Article Award for her article “The Open Access Advantage for American Law Reviews” in 3A Edison: Law and Technology 1 (2015) (with J. Donovan and C. Osborne).

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and former Georgia Law professor Edward Larson to present UGA Charter Lecture

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and legal scholar Edward Larson will return to the University of Georgia to deliver a Charter Lecture titled “George Washington and America's Second Revolution.” The lecture, open free to the public, will be held April 23 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel.

Georgia Law wins best oralist and finishes as semifinalists in the Intrastate Moot Court Competition

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Congratulations to second-year student Kathleen B. “Kate” Hicks for being named the best oralist at the Intrastate Moot Court Competition. Additionally, two teams comprised of Hicks, second-year students Marshall S. Sims and Jacob M. Ware, and second-year students Mical D. Carter, Robert H. Daniel and Sarthak S. Sharma placed as semifinalists in the competition. The teams were coached by third-year student Alicia N. Luncheon and alumni Samuel H. “Sam” Sabulis (J.D.’12) and Bailey A. Blair (J.D.’12).

Visiting Professor Smolla named dean of Delaware Law School

Monday, March 30, 2015

Congratulations to Visiting Professor Rodney A. Smolla for being selected dean of Delaware Law School.  The former president of Furman University taught in the areas of legal ethics, payment systems, higher education law and remedies this academic year at Georgia Law.

Sen. Johnny Isakson to speak on international trade and economic growth

Monday, March 30, 2015

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson will give a lecture on international trade and economic growth on April 10 at 12:30 p.m. in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall on the University of Georgia campus. The event, hosted by the UGA School of Law’s Dean Rusk Center for International Law and Policy, is free and open to the public, but registration for lunch is required by April 8.