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Wake Forest law professor Harold Lloyd poses in the Worrell Professional Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2013.

Professor Harold Lloyd to lead discussion at the ICSC U.S. Shopping Center Law Conference on Friday, Oct. 24

Professor Harold Lloyd to lead a round table discussion on Friday, Oct. 24, at the ICSC US Shopping Center Law Conference in Orlando, Fla.  The topic he is discussing will be “Default and Remedies–All Perspectives.”

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Professor Mark Hall

Professor Mark Hall named among newest members of the Institute of Medicine

Wake Forest University Law and School of Medicine Public Health Sciences Professor Mark Hall has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), a subset of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences. Continue reading »

Women in Law and Pre-Law Society present “Overcoming Challenges for Women Lawyers”

Wake Forest Law Professor Laura Graham and the Women in Law and Pre-Law Society hosts author and speaker, Susan Smith Blakely, presenting a discussion for women lawyers and future lawyers. In this open-forum discussion, Blakely will provide practical, real-world solutions to the challenges facing young women lawyers and the legal profession with a focus on raising the retention rates for women in the law. The event, titled “Overcoming Challenges for Women Lawyers,” will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in Worrell Professional Center Room 1302.
Professor John Knox

Professor John Knox makes first fact-finding visit to France as U.N. Independent Expert on human rights, environment

GENEVA  – The United Nations Independent Expert on human rights and the environment, Wake Forest Law Professor John Knox, will undertake an official visit to France from Oct. 20-24, 2014, to assess how the country is implementing human rights relating to environmental protection and to identify good practices. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law to host ConvergeSouth 2014 on Friday, Oct. 17

Wake Forest University School of Law will host the Southeast’s original user-focused technology conference, “ConvergeSouth, Friday, Oct. 17,  with a full slate of speakers and topics aimed at everyone from social media newbies to experienced bloggers, web developers and entrepreneurs. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law School Professor Kami Simmons

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons discusses N.C. constitutional amendment on jury trials

A ballot amendment asks residents to vote for or against changing the state constitution to allow those accused of crimes the right to waive a trial by jury and allow a judge to decide their fate. Jury trials would still be required in all cases with the possibility of a death sentence.

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Professor John Korzen (’91) tells Reuters ground-water pollution cases should not be dismissed by courts

In a defeat for families claiming they were sickened by groundwater contamination many years ago at a U.S. Marine Corps base in North Carolina, a federal appeals court has rejected an attempt by the state’s legislature to extend a time limit for filing pollution-related lawsuits.  Continue reading »

Reclaiming Futures juvenile drug court with the Honorable Denise Hartsfield (’91) held Wednesday, Oct. 15

As part of Wake Forest Law’s partnership with Reclaiming Futures, a session of teen drug court was held at the law school from 3 – 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 15, in the Worrell Professional Center with a celebration for graduating partipants. Continue reading »

Elvira Nunez ('17)

Student Profile: Elvira Nunez (’17)

Name: Elvira Nunez

Hometown: Lynn, Mass. Continue reading »

Domestic Violence Awareness Coalition announced as new name for DVAC student organization

DVAC, originally the “Domestic Violence Advocacy Center” unanimously decided to change their organization name to “Domestic Violence Awareness Coalition.”

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