Enroll in the Public Interest Law and Policy Certificate Program

The Center for Access to Justice’s Public Interest Law and Policy Certificate Program provides students with the training and legal knowledge necessary to serve traditionally underrepresented individuals, communities, interests and to facilitate the development of problem-solving skills relevant to working with and on behalf of public interest issues and under-served populations. For more information and to enroll… Read more »

What is Health Law? SHLA Panel, at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, Lunch Provided

“What is Health Law?” Panel on Tuesday, Oct. 24 Join Student Health Law Association for the annual “What is Health Law?” panel discussion at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, in Room 341 with Ryan Hood (J.D. ’06), assistant general counsel of Wellstar Health Systems; Barbara J. Rogers (J.D. ’15, M.H.A. ’09, M.B.A. ’08) with Arnall Golden Gregory;… Read more »

Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 11:45 Health Literacy Training for Students!

From Coverage to Care: Advancing Equity through Health Literacy Georgia State Law   11:45 a.m. • Tuesday, October 17 85 Park Place NE • Room 241 • Atlanta, GA 30303 October is Health Literacy Month. Navigating the health care system and health insurance can be overwhelming and confusing. For adults with low literacy, it can be impossible…. Read more »

Graduating 3Ls: Mandatory Bar Fitness Video Deadline is Oct. 15

Applying for the Georgia Bar? If you missed the Bar Fitness meeting with the director of the Office of Bar Admissions for the Supreme Court of Georgia, you must view it online by Sunday, Oct. 15. Failure to do so will result in a hold being placed on your spring 2018 registration.

Exam Software Information

Your blind grading number is your “Exam Code.” Directions for obtaining your code (which is used throughout the semester) are here>> Some are required to the use the Electronic Blue Book system for your midterms. Information about exam software, accessing the website and testing your computer can be found here>> Here are the download links… Read more »

Centers, Certificates and Dual Degrees, Oh My! Info Sessions Sept. 25 and 28

Interested in IP, Public Interest Law, Land Use/Environmental Law or Health Law? Wondering about the Centers for Intellectual Property, Access to Justice, Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth or Law, Health & Society? Considering certificates or dual degrees in these areas? Come to the Certificates and Dual Degrees Information Sessions at 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25,… Read more »

Report of In-House Clinics

Each year, the Center for Clinical Programs issues a report on the work done for clients by students in the HeLP Legal Services Clinic, the Investor Advocacy Clinic and the Philip C. Cook Low Income Taxpayer Clinic. Read student reflections on their experiences representing clients and performing legal services for our community. The report may… Read more »

Wed, Sept. 20 at 11:45am – Health Reform Update: Taking Stock of Efforts to Repeal and Replace the Affordable Care Act

Description This panel discussion will provide an update on health care reform efforts led by Congressional Republicans and the Trump Administration to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Panelists will discuss the implications of these efforts on Georgia’s Medicaid program, health insurance markets, and health care providers as well as anticipate what issues come… Read more »

Atlanta Legal Aid Society Pro Bono Mandatory Trainings Sept. 6-7

Students who wish to volunteer in one of the four Atlanta Legal Aid Society Pro Bono projects this semester must attend a mandatory training at 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, or Thursday, Sept. 7. Volunteer opportunities are in the Domestic Violence unit, the Health Law Unit, the Domestic Relations/Kinship Unit and the Enhanced Services Unit. Read more about the… Read more »