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Professor Sidney Shapiro quoted in Bloomberg BNA about OSHA restarting effort to update chemical exposure limits

Wake Forest University Chair in Law Professor Sidney Shapiro was quoted in the April 17, 2014, issue of the Bloomberg BNA Occupational Safety & Health Reporter article, “Pending OMB Review, OSHA Could Restart Effort to Update Chemical Exposure Limits.”  Shapiro was quoted on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)’s recent request to gather information on ways to address chemical exposure. The article discussed the lengthy process it would be for this rule-making to occur. Continue reading »

Professor John Korzen (’81 BA, ’91 JD) talks to reporters after today's oral arguments in front of SCOTUS in CTS Corp. v. Waldburger.

Professor John Korzen (’81 BA, ’91 JD) argues N.C. groundwater cleanup case in U.S. Supreme Court on April 23

The  U.S. Supreme Court grappled with abstruse legal terminology today at the heart of an electronics manufacturer’s bid to torpedo a case brought by two dozen North Carolina landowners accusing the company of contaminating their groundwater with industrial solvents. Continue reading »

SCOTUSblog article on Professor John Korzen and Wake Forest Law Appellate Advocacy Clinic appeal at U.S. Supreme Court on April 23

On Wednesday April 23, the Supreme Court will conclude its penultimate week of oral argument for the October Term 2013 by hearing an environmental case which poses a question of statutory interpretation that may not be as simple as it first appears.   Continue reading »

Hanes Hosiery Center Coach John Torian, Allison Levene ('14) and Coach Art Blevins

Allison Levene (’14) named among BARBRI Public Interest Fellow Contest top 3 finalists

Allison Levene (’14) has been named one of three finalists in the 2014 BARBRI Public Interest Fellow Contest. The other two finalists are Catherine Wauters of George Mason Law and Shaundricka Ranel of North Carolina Central University Law School.
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Professor John Korzen to represent N.C. landowners in U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, April 23

If Jones Day partner Michael Carvin dials back his typically aggressive advocacy style before the U.S. Supreme Court on April 22, there may be two explanations. Continue reading »

Professor Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University

Yale Law Professor Akhil Amar gives insight into unwritten value of American Constitution as the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture

Professor Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University and author of “America’s Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live By,”  gave the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

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Peter Lewis (’15) writes about N.C. health care law in Campbell Law Observer

Peter Lewis (’15) is a Guest Contributor in Features, Legislative and Policy for the Campbell Law Observer. The following article was published on April 21, 2014.  Continue reading »

Nabila Abdulhafiz (’15) awarded Peggy Browning Fund fellowship to work in Washington, D.C.

The Peggy Browning Fund has awarded a 10-week summer fellowship to Nabila Abdulhafiz (’15), a second-year student at Wake Forest University School of Law. Nabila will spend the fellowship working at Mehri & Skalet PLLC in Washington, D.C. The application process is highly competitive,
and the award was based on her outstanding qualifications. Continue reading »

Lauren Emery ('16) and Alexis Iffert ('16)

Lauren Emery (’16) wins 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

Lauren Emery (’16)  won the 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition final round held at Wake Forest University School of Law on Thursday, April 17. Continue reading »

WFU players and Youth Advocacy Group volunteers with the kids and rec. center staffers.

WFU Men’s Basketball Team celebrate with youth at Hanes Hosiery Community Center tutoring program

The Wake Forest University Men’s Basketball Team helped Hanes Hosiery Community Center celebrate the end of another successful youth basketball league season. Continue reading »