Last spring, the City of Atlanta, like cities across the United States, experienced the sudden arrival of hundreds of electric scooters. They could be spotted all over downtown and Georgia State’s campus, providing fun, fast short distance trips while simultaneously creating havoc as they whipped across roads, buzzed by pedestrians on sidewalks, and blocked sidewalks.
Next week, Hannah Clapp (J.D. ‘20), Kishan Patel (J.D. ‘19), and Samuel Richards (J.D. ‘20) will be in White Plains, New York, to represent GSU Law at the Jeffrey G. Miller National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition. Sponsored by the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, the competition, which began in 1989, is the largest interschool… more »
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During the fall 2019 semester, Professor Smelcer will teach LAW 7674, Legal Analytics I. This course will introduce students to empirical research design, quantitative methods, and design-based thinking. The course will… more »
Recent advances in data science are transforming the study and practice of law. Lawyers and researchers can now use computational techniques to identify patterns within masses of unstructured legal data to unlock insights that were previously buried within thousands of pages of text. The Legal Analytics & Innovation Initiative at the College of Law is… more »
Environmental and land-use law attorneys must understand how to work collaboratively with professionals from other fields such as planners, engineers, developers and government officials. And, they must understand how to work with the affected communities. Through the LL.M. with a concentration in environmental and land-use law, students will be prepared for practice in… more »
The information age demands qualified and skilled intellectual property lawyers, given the rise in prominence of information and knowledge. The increasing importance of IP is evident in the number of intellectual property cases taken up by the U.S. Supreme Court and the number of IP laws passed by Congress.
City Redevelopment, Infrastructure and Heritage in the Era of Climate Change
Sunday, June 17 – Friday, June 22 • Singapore
Since independence from Malaysia 52 years ago, the city-state has transformed itself into the leading financial and technology hub of Southeast Asia, home to one of the world’s greatest ports, and an international model for… more »
Consider an LL.M. with a concentration in a rapidly expanding field such as Health Law, Intellectual Property, Environmental and Land Use Law; or you may tailor a curriculum that matches your personal interests and goals.
Our rich curriculum allows you to choose from one of Georgia State Law’s center-based programs or to… more »