Below is an archive of the School of Law’s faculty highlights dating back to 2006. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Office of Communications and Public Relations at (706) 542-5172 or To view the law school’s current faculty highlights, please visit our Faculty Highlights page.

Submissions from 2015

Jail for 9 of 10 Ex-Educators in Atlanta Public Schools Test-Cheating Case, (April 15, 2015)

CFPB Uses Old Strategy in Robocall Debt Collection Case, (April 14, 2015)

Hold the Champagne on GE Capital’s Breakup, (April 14, 2015)

Cohen presents to American Society of International Law, (April 13, 2015)

Hellerstein’s treatise cited by Oregon Supreme Court, (April 13, 2015)

Meyer publishes article in Carbon & Climate Law Review, (April 7, 2015)

Can Rap Lyrics Send You to Jail? If You're a Young Black Male, Yes., (April 6, 2015)

Carol Watson publishes article in Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society, (April 6, 2015)

Carol Watson receives Outstanding Article Award, (April 3, 2015)

Music Lawyers Explore Fine Lines Highlighted by ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict, (April 3, 2015)

11 Former Atlanta Educators Convicted in Cheating Scandal, (April 2, 2015)

Can You File Bankruptcy on Student Loans?, (April 1, 2015)

Morgan publishes article in Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, (March 30, 2015)

Morgan publishes article in Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, (March 30, 2015)

Rodrigues publishes article in Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, (March 30, 2015)

Rodrigues publishes article in Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, (March 30, 2015)

Senate Bill 73 to Protect Police Animals, (March 30, 2015)

Amann participates in “Humanitarian Ceasefires – The Situation in Syria” workshop, (March 26, 2015)

Hellerstein publishes “Facial State Tax Discrimination Allegedly Causing No Harm”, (March 26, 2015)

Cohen presents on "Theorizing Precedent in International Law”, (March 24, 2015)

Smith presents to American College of Real Estate Lawyers, (March 24, 2015)

Looking for Clarity in Death Row Clemency, (March 23, 2015)

Baradaran presents on "How the Other Half Banks", (March 17, 2015)

Barnett's article cited by federal district court, (March 17, 2015)

Q&A on the News; Georgia Law professor featured, (March 17, 2015)

22 Make Daily Report’s First Lifetime Achiever List; Georgia Law professor and six alumni named, (March 13, 2015)

Amann presents on children and international criminal justice, (March 11, 2015)

Brown serves as panelist for “Ethics for In-House Counsel”, (March 11, 2015)

Chapman's article cited in Supreme Court opinion, (March 10, 2015)

Allman filmmakers to stand trial in Georgia train crash that killed camera assistant, (March 9, 2015)

Amann publishes article on "The Post-Postcolonial Woman or Child", (March 9, 2015)

Wilkes publishes article in Journal of Southern Legal History, (March 6, 2015)

Tight Bank Oversight Could Offset Stress Test Predictability, (March 5, 2015)

Hellerstein's treatise cited by U.S. Supreme Court, (March 4, 2015)

Georgia Law professor and alumna named to "Power List" of minority attorneys and non-minority legal diversity advocates, (March 3, 2015)

Dodge publishes article in Minnesota Law Review, (February 12, 2015)

Levin selected to serve on ACLU legal committee, (February 11, 2015)

Meyer presents at New York University School of Law, (February 10, 2015)

Talking the talk: Associate professor helps students learn language of law, (February 10, 2015)

Advocates Push CFPB For Strong Payday Lending Rules, (February 9, 2015)

Rodrigues featured in UGA’s “Focus on Faculty”, (February 9, 2015)

Rodrigues presents talk at Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research, (February 9, 2015)

Issue Classes Swell in Consumer Suits: Are Potential Rewards Worth the Risk?, (February 6, 2015)

Are some opinions unpublished to avoid review? Thomas dissent highlights the issue, (February 4, 2015)

Albuquerque Police Brutality Being Investigated, (February 3, 2015)

Amicus: Cameras in the Courtroom, (February 2, 2015)

Cade presents on the implementation of equitable discretion in immigration law, (February 2, 2015)

Court Decisions That Set No Precedent, (February 2, 2015)

Tanja’s memorial: Proposed law would define killing a police dog as murder, (February 2, 2015)

Alabama on potential collision course with supreme court over gay marriage, (January 30, 2015)

Carlson receives ICJE faculty medallion, (January 28, 2015)

Native Northerner talks about South on UGA Founders Day, (January 27, 2015)

Egg Donor Loses Case Against IRS, Must Pay Taxes on Earnings, (January 23, 2015)

Milot’s article cited by United States Tax Court, (January 23, 2015)

Ringhand’s book named Outstanding Academic Title, (January 23, 2015)

Burch publishes symposium piece in the Louisiana Law Review, (January 20, 2015)

Dodge publishes article in the Emory Law Journal, (January 20, 2015)

Lanier publishes article in Experience, (January 20, 2015)

Levin publishes article in Constitutional Commentary, (January 20, 2015)

Watson publishes article in Tax Notes, (January 20, 2015)

You Can Now Get Your Tax Refunds In Cash At Walmart, (January 20, 2015)

Gullah Geechee Series Part Three: Preserving Daufuskie Island, (January 16, 2015)

Huge Constitutional questions await Supreme Court in 2015, (January 8, 2015)

Yates’ No. 2 to take over Atlanta U.S. attorney spot, (January 6, 2015)

DeKalb mom jailed after children killed by fire bonds out, (January 5, 2015)

Dodge publishes article in Notre Dame Law Review, (January 5, 2015)

Submissions from 2014

West publishes article in Alabama Law Review, (December 15, 2014)

Dennis publishes article in Journal of Legal Education, (December 8, 2014)

Baradaran presents at Brooklyn Law School, (November 25, 2014)

Cade publishes article in the Tulane Law Review, (November 24, 2014)

Cade participates in panel on legal ethics at the intersection of immigration and criminal law, (November 19, 2014)

Meyer presents on local discrimination and global public goods, (November 19, 2014)

Barnett publishes article in Fordham Law Review, (November 18, 2014)

Coenen publishes article in Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc, (November 17, 2014)

Burch participates on panel discussion about issue classes, (November 14, 2014)

Burch presents on "Constructing Issue Classes" at New York University conference, (November 14, 2014)

Cohen leads "International Law as Behavior” workshop, (November 14, 2014)

Meyer presents on “Nudging International Law", (November 14, 2014)

Amann presents at American Society of International Law Midyear Meeting, (November 11, 2014)

Amann participates in panel on international law in U.S. Courts, (November 10, 2014)

Dodge presents at Florida State University conference, (November 4, 2014)

Hellerstein publishes article in Tax Notes International, (November 3, 2014)

Meyer presents on the evolution of codification, (November 3, 2014)

Sachs presents at “The New Landscape of Securities Fraud Class Actions” conference, (October 28, 2014)

Baradaran presents on “How the Other Half Banks”, (October 23, 2014)

Baradaran publishes article in the Vanderbilt Law Review, (October 22, 2014)

Carlson publishes article in the John Marshall Law Journal, (October 14, 2014)

Georgia Law hosts Seventh Annual Junior Faculty Federal Courts Workshop, (October 14, 2014)

Wilkes publishes article in the John Marshall Law Journal, (October 14, 2014)

Smith presents on role of faculty in law reform activities, (October 13, 2014)

Meyer's book focus of Temple University roundtable conference, (October 10, 2014)

Coenen publishes article in George Washington Law Review, (October 9, 2014)

Cohen co-hosts symposium on legitimacy and international courts, (September 30, 2014)

Hellerstein presents on taxes in a digital global economy, (September 29, 2014)

Rodrigues presents on "The Price of Corruption", (September 29, 2014)

Baradaran presents on “Public Banking”, (September 18, 2014)

Dodge participates in Duke University conference, (September 18, 2014)

Baradaran presents on “How the Other Half Banks”, (September 17, 2014)

Baradaran presents on “Regulation by Hypothetical”, (September 15, 2014)

Cohen publishes article in Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, (September 9, 2014)