September 29th, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
North Carolina Court of Appeals to hear oral arguments in two cases at Wake Forest Law on Tuesday, Oct. 4
September 22nd, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
‘The Voice’ finalist Braiden Sunshine, Dan River Girls to perform Thursday, Sept. 15, for Children’s Law Center birthday
August 22nd, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
Braiden Sunshine, a finalist a couple of seasons ago on NBC’s hit music competition “The Voice,” is scheduled to participate in a benefit for the Children’s Law Center (CLC) of Central North Carolina’s first-annual Birthday Blast.
July 6th, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
Michael Lindsay Robinson was sworn in on July 1, 2016, as Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases of the newest North Carolina Business Court to be located at Wake Forest Law. Wake Forest Law sponsored the ceremony held in the Worrell Professional Center.
“If the ‘I like Mike’ club was invited to come on a day when it wasn’t a Friday before a holiday and the legislature wasn’t still in session and working, I’m not exactly sure where we would have gathered together,” quipped North Carolina Business Court Chief Justice James L. Gale, who presided over the ceremony of an estimated 150 attendees.
Michael L. Robinson to be sworn in on Friday, July 1, as newest judge for North Carolina Business Court
June 27th, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
The Wake Forest University School of Law will host a swearing-in ceremony this week for Michael Lindsay Robinson, who will preside as Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases of the new North Carolina Business Court, which is set to open January 2017.
Wake Forest Law, site of the newest Business Court where Judge Robinson will preside, will host the ceremony at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 1, 2016, in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center, with Chief Justice James L. Gale presiding. A reception will follow.
Professor Kate Mewhinney and Rebecca Daddino (JD ’17) participate in World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
June 22nd, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
Professor Kate Mewhinney and Elder Law Clinic student Rebecca Daddino (JD ’17) recognized World Elder Abuse Awareness Day by participating in the Piedmont Triad’s 5th Annual Elder Abuse Walk, Stroll and Roll on June 18, 2016, in Triad Park, Kernersville, North Carolina.
Wake Forest Law Review was mentioned in Scott Tong’s article, “How shareholders jumped to first in line for profits,” published originally on Marketplace.org on June 14, 2016. The article discusses the responsibilities of shareholders and corporations and includes a quote from Delaware Chancery Court Judge Leo Strine’s Wake Forest Law Review essay, published originally on April 5, 2012.
May 31st, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
In a study by Right Relevance, an organization who identifies and ranks top influencers in particular topics on social media platforms, Wake Forest Law’s Twitter account is among the top 25 most influential organizations on Twitter for the topic of “law schools.”
Wake Forest Law featured in The Huffington Post for assisting ex-con with presidential pardon application
May 17th, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
April 19th, 2016 | Community | Comments Off
Wake Forest Law has continued its winning streak as the largest contributor per capita (and on the whole) in the Law School category of the North Carolina Legal Feeding Frenzy. Wake Forest Law students donated 8965.25 pounds of food for an average of 13.28 pounds of food per person.