ATLANTA – Erwin Chemerinsky, founding dean and distinguished professor of law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law, will deliver the 50th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at noon on Thursday, February 9, 2012, at Georgia State University’s Student University Center State Ballroom.
The title of Chemerinsky’s presentation is “Closing the… more »
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Falcons gave Randall L. Hughes a 2011 Community Quarterback Award during an on-field presentation at the November 13, 2011 game against the New Orleans Saints. The Falcons honored four volunteers in Georgia who exemplify leadership and dedication to bettering their communities. The winners were selected by a panel of… more »
ATLANTA – Cathy Henson (J.D. ’89) admits she was skeptical when Georgia State first announced the creation of a football program in early 2008. Now, with nearly two seasons of Panther football on the books, any doubts she had as to the merits of adding the sport have been erased.
ATLANTA – Nearly three decades after it first opened its doors and carved out space in the Urban Life building on the Georgia State University campus, the College of Law is working on designs for a new building.
After a lengthy pre-design process of studying the law school’s programmatic and space needs, the project has… more »
November 12-14, 2011 The Inn at Serenbe, Palmetto, Ga.
Themes What do we know – and what should we teach – about how lawyer discipline actually works? Improved and innovative collaboration between law schools and disciplinary authorities Sessions Welcome Luncheon (Clark Cunningham) | Video Keynote Discussion (Daisy Floyd, Mercer University) | Video Teaching about Bar… more »
ATLANTA – When Anne Emanuel won a prized judicial clerkship in 1974, she knew the judge she was going to work for as an icon of the civil rights movement. Several years earlier, as chief judge for the federal appeals court with jurisdiction over most of the Deep South, Elbert Parr Tuttle had shouldered the… more »
ATLANTA — This past summer, the Georgia Supreme Court by a 4-3 vote ruled that the Georgia Charter Schools Commission, which was created to approve charter schools and direct local funding to these schools in lieu of approval by local boards of education, was unconstitutional. This decision had the effect of stripping 16 charter schools… more »
ATLANTA — Roberta Romano, Sterling Professor of Law and Director of the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, will deliver the 49th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at noon on Thursday, November 3, 2011, at Georgia State University’s Student University Center State Ballroom.