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Tucker Honored for Outstanding Scholarship

Associate Professor Anne Tucker received the 2016 Patricia T. Morgan Award for Outstanding Scholarship. The award annually recognizes up to two faculty members who, within the previous two calendar years, have compiled a substantial and continuing record of outstanding research and scholarly activity, as well as faculty who have during this period published… more »

Pierce Hand Places Third in Mendes Hershman Writing Contest

Out of more than 25 student submissions from competitive law schools across the country, Pierce G. Hand (J.D. ’16) received third place and $500 for his paper, “Using the Absurdity Principle & Other Strategies Against Appraisal Arbitrage by Hedge Funds,” in the 2016 Mendes Hershman Writing Contest.

“I originally drafted this paper as a… more »

Justice Scalia’s Final Mark on Corporate Law May Be Form Over Substance

Justice Antonin Scalia’s sudden passing has generated a tidal wave of media and academic attention on the future of the Supreme Court. As a corporate law scholar, I have to admit to a tinge of jealousy to be seemingly outside of this controversy, the hand wringing, and the political equivalent of Dungeons and Dragons that… more »

Tucker on Religious Rights of Corporations

Assistant Professor of Law Anne Tucker

Huffington Post, March 20, 2014

A Bad Investment: Recognizing Religious Rights of Corporations

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Business Law Prof Blog, March 21, 2014

Corporate Religious Exemptions and Personal Individual Disclosures

Hands on Election Day

Georgia State University College of Law students put their studies into action last election day by volunteering for voter protection organizations.

Assistant professor Anne Tucker organized an information session at the college where students learned about volunteering and registered for poll monitoring training.

“It’s a great opportunity for students, regardless of your political persuasion, to… more »

Law Faculty Adresses Women’s Legal Issues

ATLANTA – Three eminent speakers from Georgia State University’s College of Law will address health directives, wills and financial planning for women on March 19 at GSU. The program is sponsored by Women Alone Together®.

Speakers include Jerri Nims Rooker, associate director of the Center for Law, Health and Society, who will address advance directives for… more »