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November 2012 News Release Archive | Emory University School of Law

Law and Religion alumnus named CSLR Associate Director

Law and Religion alumnus named CSLR Associate Director

The Center for the Study of Law and Religion (CSLR) at Emory University has named Silas Allard, a distinguished alumnus of its joint degree program in law and religion, as Associate Director, to begin in August 2013.

Freer addresses 11th Circuit Judges on Supreme Court class action trend

Freer addresses 11th Circuit Judges on Supreme Court class action trend

Emory Law Professor Richard Freer addressed the judges of the United States district court and court of appeals for the Eleventh Circuit last week, in a workshop sponsored by the Federal Judicial Center.

Emory Moot Court team advances in regionals of national competition

Emory Moot Court team advances in regionals of national competition

The Emory Moot Court Society saw practice pay off last week, as it advanced to the semifinal round of the regional National Moot Court Competition held Nov. 8-10, in Jacksonville, Fla.

Ambassador Adelman 89L discusses Southeast Asia's role in global economy

Ambassador Adelman 89L discusses Southeast Asia's role in global economy

David Adelman 89L, U.S. ambassador to Singapore, will join three other U.S. ambassadors at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, for "The Fulcrum of the Pivot: ASEAN at the Center of 21st-Century Global Business and Politics."

Transactional Law education conference emphasizes practice-ready lawyers

Transactional Law education conference emphasizes practice-ready lawyers

Emory Law¿s Center for Transactional Law and Practice sponsored the conference ¿Preparing the Transactional Lawyer: From Doctrine to Practice,¿ on Nov. 2-3.

Georgia Court of Appeals holds session at Emory Law Nov. 14

Georgia Court of Appeals holds session at Emory Law Nov. 14

The Georgia Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at Emory University School of Law at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14.

Governor Deal appoints Hutchinson 89L to Superior Court bench

Governor Deal appoints Hutchinson 89L to Superior Court bench

On Nov. 7, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced the appointment of George F. Hutchinson III 89L to the Gwinett County Superior Court Bench.

Mock Trial Society teams reach quarter-finals at national competitions

Mock Trial Society teams reach quarter-finals at national competitions

At the 2012 National Trial Advocacy Competition held Oct. 25-28 at Michigan State University College of Law, Emory Law's Mock Trial Society team advanced farther than any Emory team has thus far.

Gov. Deal appoints Carter to Georgia Commission on Family Violence

Gov. Deal appoints Carter to Georgia Commission on Family Violence

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced the appointment of Barton Child Law and Policy Center Executive Director Melissa Carter to the state of Georgia Commission on Family Violence.