Media Roundup for the week of Nov. 3, 2017
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Office of Communications and Public Relations
November 4, 2017
Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Nov. 3, 2017:
Health Pay Intelligence
In 2010, Mark A. Hall, the Director of Health Law and Policy Program at Wake Forest University’s School of Law, identified three mechanisms that would guide the ACA’s early $5 billion-capped reinsurance program. Those mechanisms would direct reinsurance payments within the ACA’s Transitional Reinsurance Program towards high-risk individuals, retirees, and payers experiencing unpredictably high healthcare costs.
Catholic Hospital Pressured Women to Bury Their Fetuses—Then Pence Made It Law
But Indiana’s version represented an extreme paradigm shift, Tanya Marsh, a Wake Forest University School of Law professor who studies funeral law, told Rewire.
The Carolina Journal
Tanya Marsh, a law professor at Wake Forest University, specializes in funeral and cemetery law. She issues a warning to the government.
The Winston-Salem Journal
The federal grand jury indictments against Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for President Trump, and Richard Gates, a business associate of Manafort, are the first step in a lengthy legal process, a legal expert said Monday. “It’s a multi-stage process, and this is step one,” said Ronald Wright, a law professor at the Wake Forest University School of Law. “It doesn’t tell a complete story, but it’s the first chapter.”
Winston-Salem Monthly Magazine
Templeton, together with volunteer Heather Leach and Wake Forest School of Law professor Barbara Lentz, set up the FBP as an umbrella organization to oversee the various backpack programs they were working with. WFU’s School of Business contacted the group shortly after it launched, and students helped raise $20,000 during its first year to kick things off.