Below is an archive of the University of Georgia School of Law’s press releases dating back to 1996. If you have any questions or would like more information, you can contact the Office of Communications and Public Relations at (706) 542-5172 or To view the law school’s current releases and other news items, please visit our News & Events page.

Submissions from 2009

Former solicitor general of Hong Kong to discuss U.S.-China relationship, (September 14, 2009)

UGA researchers find no overall loss of vegetable diversity in the 20th century; correct math error in influential 1983 study, (September 14, 2009)

Professor to give first-hand account of release of journalists from N. Korea, (September 4, 2009)

UGA School of Law enrolls its highest credentialed class ever, (August 17, 2009)

Bondurant and Klein receive highest award from UGA law alumni association, (June 29, 2009)

UGA law professor available to comment on Ricci case and/or Judge Sotomayor nomination, (June 29, 2009)

Georgia Law Library Director and Professor to receive Gallagher award, (May 6, 2009)

U.S. District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood to speak at UGA School of Law graduation, (May 4, 2009)

UGA graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation; School of Law ranks 35th, (April 23, 2009)

UGA to recognize top students, faculty at Honors Day April 22; Beck, Ellington and Rutledge among the honorees, (April 13, 2009)

Georgia Law sweeps state advocacy tournament; finishes strong in nationals, (April 9, 2009)

Indian Supreme Court Justice to speak on individual rights, (March 31, 2009)

Feminist legal theory expert to deliver rescheduled House lecture, (March 24, 2009)

Former U.S. career diplomats offer perspectives on Obama's foreign policy, (March 16, 2009)

Legal and human welfare scholar to deliver 104th Sibley Lecture, (March 11, 2009)

Annual Red Clay Conference to address green sustainable commerce, (March 4, 2009)

Two UGA advocacy teams advance to international/national competitions, (March 4, 2009)

Feminist legal theory expert to deliver annual House lecture, (February 16, 2009)

Georgia Law dominates regional mock trial tournament; advances to nationals, (February 12, 2009)

Georgia Law to host public interest weekend focusing on social injustice, (February 11, 2009)

The future of international arbitration to be focus of conference at Georgia Law, (January 14, 2009)

UGA School of Law honors employee for outstanding service, (January 5, 2009)

Submissions from 2008

UGA law professor says delay in Nichols trial verdict may be only small, passing problem, (December 12, 2008)

UGA law professor says O.J. Simpson sentence is fair, (December 5, 2008)

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich to teach at the UGA School of Law, (November 24, 2008)

Georgia Law professor receives National Tax Association's highest honor, (November 21, 2008)

Georgia Law defeats Florida in moot court competition; places in top eight at national mock trial tournament, (November 14, 2008)

Judicial training program celebrates 10th anniversary; hosts a record 50 participants from Brazil, (November 12, 2008)

Health law scholar to address presidential DNA and the public's right to know, (October 27, 2008)

UGA Homecoming Oct. 12-18 packed with activities for students, alumni and football fans, (October 6, 2008)

Dedication ceremony for naming of Vandiver Hall at UGA scheduled Sept. 26; Georgia Law alumnus honored, (September 16, 2008)

UGA introduces Ombudspersons Program; Dupre to represent faculty members, (September 2, 2008)

UGA School of Law enrolls accomplished and majority-female first-year class, (August 19, 2008)

UGA School of Law graduate selected for U.S. Supreme Court clerkship; will be the fourth in five years to serve, (July 14, 2008)

Banister and Edenfield receive UGA Law School Association's highest honor, (June 30, 2008)

Secretary of State roundtable scheduled for broadcast on cable, (May 27, 2008)

U.S. Rep. John Barrow to speak at UGA School of Law graduation, (April 30, 2008)

UGA School of Law advocacy teams sweep state tournament; place high in national competitions, (April 17, 2008)

UGA graduate programs continue to rank among the best in the nation; School of Law ranks 32nd, (March 28, 2008)

Reminder to return extra tickets for secretaries of state conference, (March 24, 2008)

UGA to hold annual Honors Day April 2; Brown, Coenen and Solomon to be recognized, (March 21, 2008)

Climate change to be focus of annual Red Clay Conference, (March 19, 2008)

Law conference to focus on poverty, (March 19, 2008)

UGA School of Law wins its third national advocacy competition of the season, (March 12, 2008)

UGA to host symposium on the complexities of the United States' patent system, (March 12, 2008)

Powell to join Kissinger, Baker, Christopher and Albright at Secretaries of State roundtable, (March 11, 2008)

Former U.S. Secretary of Education to deliver annual Edith House Lecture, (March 3, 2008)

Secretaries of State roundtable "sold out;" waitlist started, (March 3, 2008)

Former Secretaries of State Kissinger, Baker, Christopher and Albright to discuss current foreign policy issues at roundtable, (February 29, 2008)