Landau Presents to E.U.

As the world gets smaller, intellectual property laws across borders increasingly collide, Georgia State University College of Law Professor Michael Landau says.

Internationally recognized experts on intellectual property including Landau recently gathered in Brussels on Nov. 13-14 for a conference, “The Essentials of IP for European Officials.”

As the only American presenter, Landau spoke to… more »

Enduring Connection for Emeritus Professor

Professor Charles Marvin is continuing his longstanding connection with Latvia’s Riga Graduate School of Law as a visiting professor.

Marvin returned to the Baltic Country as a visiting professor of law after retiring from Georgia State Law in 2012. Marvin first traveled to Latvia as a Fulbright Teaching Professor in 2000 and later continued as… more »

Visiting Professor from Denmark Examines West Plant Explosion

Posted On May 9, 2013

The explosion at the West Fertilizer Company facility in West, Texas, on April 17 provided Professor Ellen Margrethe Basse of Denmark with a comparative law lesson for the students enrolled in the College of Law’s foreign enrichment course, International Perspectives on Urban Law and Policy. The explosion that killed 14 people, injured 160 and destroyed… more »

Gabel Working to Improve Forensic Science

“We’re all familiar with the phrase ‘no two fingerprints are alike.’ But there’s actually no science to back up this assumption,” says Jessica Gabel, Assistant Professor of Law, who has taken her research interests in forensic evidence abroad.

From Poland to Taiwan to Australia, she has been giving lectures, meeting with government officials and collecting… more »

Bliss Takes Clinical Education to Thailand

Most summer trips to Thailand wind up at the beach rather than an inland university teaching about clinical legal education to undergraduate law students and their professors.

Not so for Lisa Radtke Bliss, associate clinical professor and co- director of the HeLP Legal Services Clinic, who ventured to the country… more »

Paving the Way for International Arbitration

Having a campus near the state capitol in downtown Atlanta provides ample opportunity for Georgia State University students to learn through firsthand observation and experience. In the GSU College of Law, students and faculty not only can become involved in the legislative process, but are able to influence policy directly.

Professor Doug Yarn is the… more »

A Custom Law School Experience

Georgia State University’s College of Law is home to many nontraditional law students – those who have pursued other careers prior to law school; those holding down full-time jobs and studying part time; those who have started families of their own; and those who never thought they would go to law school.

Jeff Austin, Julia… more »