February – May 2015

February 3 : Tuesday

9th Annual Bioethics at the Movies: “And the Band Played On”

The Student Health Law Association and the Center for Law, Health & Society present the  9th Annual Bioethics at the Movies series, featuring clips  from movies and television and discussion on a wide range of topics in bioethics.   Tuesday,…

February 5 : Thursday

The Tobacco Control Act and the FDA’s Tobacco Regulation: How Science Informs Policy

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm CLHS Faculty Students

Description:
Professor Micah Berman will review the history of tobacco regulation and provide an overview of the FDA’s authority to regulate tobacco products. He will then explore how researchers can align their research agenda with the FDA’s legal and regulatory…

Manipulation, Autonomy,and the First Amendment

5:00 pm - 5:45 pm CLHS College Events Faculty Students

Description:
The U.S. Supreme Court’s commercial speech doctrine is fundamentally based on the premise that advertising communicates information to consumers, allowing them to make more informed, autonomous choices. Many advertisers use marketing methods that solicit emotional and subconscious responses, taking…

February 10 : Tuesday

9th Annual Bioethics at the Movies: “Doc Hollywood”

The Student Health Law Association and the Center for Law, Health & Society present the  9th Annual Bioethics at the Movies series, featuring clips  from movies and television and discussion on a wide range of topics in bioethics.   Tuesday,…

February 12 : Thursday

Tax Clinic Information Session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Students Tax Clinic

Join us for lunch and a discussion with graduates Jason Wiggam of The Private Client Law Group and Mark Mesler a tax partner in Ernst & Young LLP on opportunities for law graduates in taxation and the importance of enrolling…

February 17 : Tuesday

Health Law Partnership Clinic Info Session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm HeLP Clinic Students

Come and learn about the HeLP Clinic and the work that students do while enjoying a free lunch.   Clinic faculty, current and former students will talk about the learning benefits and preparation for practice that the clinic experience offers.…

The Atlanta Beltline

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Student Organization Students

Environmental Law Society presents  The Atlanta Beltline
Speaker:
Paul Morris, CEO Atlanta Beltline

February 19 : Thursday

Tax Clinic Open House

11:45 am - 1:15 pm Students Tax Clinic

Meet students currently working in the Tax Clinic and get any questions about the Tax Clinic answered. The Tax Clinic is located on the 1st floor, opposite Career Services (entrance by Room 155).
Food will be provided.

February 27 : Friday

Georgia State University Law Review Symposium

Risky Business: The Art of Reducing Litigation Uncertainty and Settling Cases
Location: The Carter Center  -  map  
The Georgia State University College of Law will hold a one-day symposium to examine the different ways in which lawyers assess the…

April 8 : Wednesday

Honors Day Luncheon

11:45 am - 1:15 pm Faculty Staff Students

Invitees:   Law Students, Faculty and Staff
Complimentary lunch provided for guests.
For more information, please contact Vickie Dye at 404-413-9024  or vdye@gsu.edu

May 7 : Thursday

2015 Ben F. Johnson Jr. Public Service Award Celebration

SAVE THE DATE
2015 BEN F. JOHNSON JR. PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD CELEBRATION
Georgia State University, Student Center Ballroom, 44 Courtland St., SE, Atlanta, GA   30303
Invitation Only Event – Reservations are required.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT VICKIE DYE, SPECIAL…

 
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