Health Law Fellow Receives Johnson Award

Georgia State University’s College of Law honored prominent health law attorney and GSU faculty fellow Randall L. Hughes with the 19th Ben F. Johnson Jr. Public Service Award in a ceremony on March 22.

The award is presented annually to a Georgia attorney whose accomplishments reflect the tradition of selfless public service exemplified by Ben… more »

Tax Clinic Celebrates 20th Anniversary

ATLANTA – Georgia State University College of Law’s Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a gala to be held Thursday, March 29, at the Ansley Golf Club, 196 Montgomery Ferry Drive N.E., in Atlanta.

Since 1992, the Tax Clinic has provided federal tax controversy resolution services throughout the State of Georgia by… more »

Segall Publishes Supreme Myths

ATLANTA – The Supreme Court of the United States makes important judgments about fundamental questions based on the Justices’ ideological preferences, not the law, says Georgia State University College of Law Professor Eric Segall.

Segall will be signing copies of and discussing his new book, Supreme Myths: Why the Supreme Court is… more »

Harold Franklin Honored by State Bar

ATLANTA – Attorney Harold E. Franklin Jr. (J.D. ’99), a partner at King & Spalding, recently was honored by both the State Bar of Georgia and the Gate City Bar Association.

On February 23, Franklin received the 2012 Commitment to Equality Award by the State Bar of Georgia. The State Bar of Georgia, comprised of… more »

Guest Speaker on Atlanta Housing Market

ATLANTA – Dr. Chris Nelson, a nationally known expert in metropolitan growth and urban planning, will present “This is Not Your Parents’ Housing Market:  How Demographic, Economic, Financial, and Preference Drivers Will Change Atlanta’s Housing Market Forever,” at noon Tuesday, March 13, at the Georgia State University College of Law.

Dr. Nelson will… more »