March 26, 2013
Middle Georgia State College Professional Sciences and Conference Center 100 College Station Drive Macon, Georgia 31206-5145
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Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 12 Registration Fee: $35
Registrations may be submitted online or through the mail. To pay with a credit card… more »
Nicole Iannarone, former partner at Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore LLP, has joined Georgia State University College of Law as an assistant clinical professor, teaching professional responsibility and complex litigation this spring and helping build theInvestor Advocacy Clinic.
The clinic, funded by a FINRA Investor Education Foundation grant, will represent individuals who experienced… more »
Faculty Elected Section Officers at AALS Annual Conference
Three Georgia State University College of Law faculty members, Lisa Radke Bliss, Emily Suski and Jonathan Todres, were elected officers for four American Association of Law Schools sections during the organization’s annual meeting Jan. 4-6 in New Orleans.
Bliss, associate clinical professor and co-director of the HeLP… more »
During the holiday break on Dec. 19, Student Trial Lawyers Association members hosted the 21st annual tour of the Fulton County Courthouse for international students through the Atlanta Ministry for International Students.
Phillip Curtis (J.D. ’13) and Leslie Smith (J.D. ’13) conducted a courtroom demonstration, arguing a case about a fictional cooking competition show. STLA alumna… more »
JANUARY 15, 2013
ATLANTA – Georgia State University College of Law has received a $557,571 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to establish a fellowship program and supporting online resources to strengthen the practice of public health law by expanding the scope of public health law instruction.
Ten professors of public health law… more »
Romulo Sampaio, professor of environmental law at the Getulio Vargas Foundation in Rio de Janeiro, is visiting Georgia State University College of Law this month to lecture on land use law and urban planning in South America.
It is Sampaio’s third year lecturing at Georgia State Law as part of the International Perspectives on Urban… more »
Atlanta Business Chronicle Friday, Jan. 11
Private money helps GSU grow, aid students.
The State Of Indigent Defense In Georgia
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright, in which the U.S. Supreme Court held states must provide counsel for criminal defendants who cannot afford an attorney. To commemorate this landmark case, three panelists who have played an important role in ensuring Gideon‘s legacy will reflect on the… more »
Thursday, Jan. 10
FairnessWorks.com editor Ken Kimsey urged readers this week to explore and submit entries to WhatIsRestorativeJustice.org, a Web-based project led by Carolyn Benne of the Georgia State University Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution at the College of Law. Benne has been seeking resources, advocates and opportunities for her Restorative Justice Clearinghouse database since… more »
Tuesday, Jan. 8
Georgia State University College of the Law is saddened to report the death of Externship Program specialist Sarita Thompson, who died from an aggressive form of pneumonia on Dec. 29. She was laid to rest on Jan. 5 in Riverdale, Ga.
Sarita Thompson (pictured with former GSU Law librarian Nancy Adams) at a… more »