Segall Debates Blackman on ‘Picking the Next Justices’

Eric J. Segall, Georgia State University Kathy and Lawrence Ashe Professor of Law, faced off against Josh Blackman, associate professor of law at the South Texas College of Law, during a riveting debate, “Picking the Next Justices,” on Oct. 29 for the Georgia State chapter of The Federalist Society.

Appointing… more »

Katrina’s Legacy Conference Offers Lessons for Building Robust Metropolitan Regions

“The city of New Orleans is a tale of two cities. Some people live better and feel better after the efforts following hurricane Katrina. Some still worry not enough has been done.” James A. Joseph, former ambassador to South Africa originally from Louisiana, addressed a captive audience at Georgia State University College of Law on… more »

Center for Intellectual Property To Promote Collaboration

ATLANTA—Building upon the reputation of its Intellectual Property program, Georgia State University College of Law has created the Center for Intellectual Property, which will coordinate intellectual property programs, initiatives and provide opportunities for students, academics and IP professionals to collaborate.

“The center will allow us to expand our offerings by bringing in professors from the… more »

Class of 2015 Finishes with 84 Percent Bar Passage Rate for July

Georgia State University College of Law graduates fared well on the July 2015 bar examination, with an 84 percent passage rate for first-time takers, more than 10 points ahead of the overall state rate of 73.5 percent. The college was second behind University of Georgia, which had an 87 percent passage rate… more »

Convenience at its Best for Dual-Degree Student

Everyday, I wear more than one hat; I am a law student, an MBA student, and a mediator. And, I switch roles without even having to drive anywhere and move my car from T Deck once, thereby saving on time, gas and parking. Winning! I am only able to do so, because of the opportunities… more »

IP Legends Aaron, Landau and Needle Honored 

Center for Intellectual Property Recognizes Three at Oct. 20 Luncheon

Georgia State University College of Law Center for Intellectual Property and its IP Advisory Board honored baseball legend Hank Aaron, patent attorney William H. Needle and Professor of Law Michael Landau with the 2015 Intellectual Property Legends Awards at a luncheon at… more »

Bliss Helps Edit New Book on Best Practices in Legal Education

New Book Includes Georgia State Law Faculty Contributors

“Today’s law students will enter a profession vastly different from the one their predecessors experienced, for which different skills, knowledge and values are necessary.”

This insight led Lisa Radtke Bliss, associate clinical… more »