Filming Near 85 Park Place on Monday, Sept. 25

A film crew will shoot scenes from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25, at 55 Park Place and Woodruff Park. There will be lane closures in the following areas: North curb parking lane of Auburn Avenue NE, from Courtland Street NE to Park Place NE West sidewalk of Park Place NE from Auburn… Read more »

R.S.V.P. by Sept. 21: Fall Miller Lecture with Owen D. Jones

R.S.V.P. by Thursday, Sept. 21 for the 60th Henry J. Miller Lecture. Owen D. Jones, New York Alumni Chancellor’s Chair in Law, Professor of Biological Sciences at Vanderbilt University and director, MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience will discuss “Law, Neuroscience and Behavior” 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10 in the  Marjorie & Ralph Knowles Conference Center. Reservations are required and seating is limited. R.S.V.P…. Read more »

Deans Forum Set for Tuesday, Sept. 26

Do you have a question or a concern for your deans? Join us for the Deans Forum from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 242 and 5 to 6 p.m. in Room 304 on  Tuesday, Sept. 26. Food will be provided; bring a beverage.

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 is… Read more »

Health Reform Update Panel Discussion Wednesday, Sept. 20

A panel discussion “Health Reform Update: Taking Stock of Efforts to Repeal and Replace the Affordable Care Act” will provide an update on health care reform efforts led by Congressional Republicans and the Trump Administration at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20, in Room 241.

Free DACA Renewals Training on Thursday, Sept. 21

The College of Law Immigration Law Society and Center for Access to Justice will host a training on DACA renewals at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in Room 342. Lawyers and law students who don’t have immigration experience and wish to volunteer at any upcoming DACA Renewal Clinic are encouraged to attend. The training is free… Read more »

Personal Stories from Those Closest to Georgia’s Death Row Inmates Sept. 21

Join the Center for Access to Justice for “Beyond Death Row: Personal Stories from Those Closest to Georgia’s Death Row Inmates” at noon Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Knowles Conference Center. Mercer Law Professor Sarah Gerwig-Moore, Jameca McGhee, whose father was sentenced to death, and Kayla Gissendaner, whose mother, Kelly, was executed in 2015 after… Read more »

The Prosecutor’s Role in Access to Justice Discussion Sept. 27

A panel of prosecutors from a variety of levels/counties in the metro Atlanta area (including two Georgia State Law alumni) will discuss how they define “justice” and what they do to further justice through their exercise of prosecutorial discretion at noon Wednesday, Sept. 27, in the Knowles Conference Center. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by… Read more »

Zoning and Land Use Law Discussion Thursday, Sept. 28

The Environmental Law Society and Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth invite students to learn about the practice of zoning and land use law through a discussion with Doug Dillard, partner, and Jill Arnold, (J.D. ’14) with Pursley Friese Torgrimson at noon Thursday, Sept. 28, in Room 342.

ACS Southeast Regional Convening Friday, Sept. 29 

Register to join leading practitioners, government officials and academics for a discussion on the progressive vision for the future of equality across a number of salient policy issues at the American Constitution Society Regional Convening Friday, Sept. 29. Breakfast starts at 9:15 a.m. Attendance is free and meals will be provided. You must register for the event. Come shape… Read more »