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Georgia State Law Hosting Georgia Tax Tribunal Oral Arguments

Georgia State University College of Law is hosting the Georgia Tax Tribunal and several precedent setting cases during a renovation of the tax court’s new space.

So far, three cases are scheduled and students and the public are invited to hear oral arguments in the sixth floor courtroom of Georgia State Law on  Wednesday, Aug.… more »

Visiting Professor: Intellectual Property Law Is A Strong Career Path

“Intellectual property law is a dynamic area of the law that continues to see growth in terms of hiring. This is an exciting time to be an IP practitioner, a student learning about the subject area, and a teacher,” says Deepa Varadarajan, a visiting associate professor of law who will teach the Intellectual Property Law… more »

Rowberry, Marshall Tackle Urban Resiliency in Idaho Law Review

John T. Marshall and Ryan Rowberry, assistant professors of law,  published an article, “Urban Wreckage and Resiliency: Articulating a Practical Framework for Preserving, Reconstructing, and Building Cities” in the Idaho Law Review’s special edition on resilient cities.

In the article, Rowberry and Marshall call for the… more »

Book Signing for Kuhner’s ‘Capitalism v. Democracy’ Set for Sept. 4

Georgia State University College of Law will hold a book reading and discussion at 4 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 4, for Associate Professor Tim Kuhner’s new book, “Capitalism v. Democracy,” in the Law Library.

“Capitalism v. Democracy” explores how cases such as Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission and McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission corrupt not… more »

Professors Present at Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute

Juergensmeyer, Marshall Explain Rationale for Need-Based Permitting

Professors Julian Juergensmeyer and John T. Marshall presented Can Government Prevent the Next Bust? The Rationale for Need-Based Permitting, focusing on the ways that local government officials and staff can effectively check potentially unsound development projects at the Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute in Denver in March.

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Study Space Barcelona Tackles Affordable Housing and Homelessness

 

The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth tackled the issue of affordable housing and homelessness during the seventh Study Space in Barcelona, Spain. The program is a weeklong intensive workshop for scholars, government representatives and private sector professionals.

Participants explored Barcelona and discussed affordable housing and homelessness in the city whose homeless population… more »

Urban Fellows Program Inspires Graduate Students

Urban Fellows Jill Skinner (J.D./M.C.R.P. ’14), Emily McClendon (J.D. ’15), James E. Flynn (J.D. ’13) and Clint Tankersley (J.D. ’16) accomplished incredible goals this past year in publishing, academia and competition.

Jill Skinner (J.D./M.C.R.P. ’14) is a published author for her contribution to Zoning and Land Use Law In Georgia as a research… more »

 
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