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Media Roundup for April 21, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of April 22, 2017:

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Helen (Jugovic) Tarokic (JD ’10), Bradley Setzer (JD ’16) featured in WilmingtonBiz for tackling immigration law

Helen (Jugovic) Tarokic (JD ’10) and Bradley Setzer (JD ’16) are featured in the following story, “Tarokic Tackles Immigration Law,” which was written by Cece Nunn and published by WilmingtonBiz on April 21, 2017. An excerpt follows:

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Media Roundup for April 14, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of April 14, 2017:

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Professor John Knox, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment, calls for protection of environmental defenders

Professor John Knox, the Henry C. Lauerman Professor of International Law at Wake Forest University School of Law, spoke at the 13th Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity. Professor Knox specifically addressed government responsibility in protecting the environment and human rights.

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Professor Harold Lloyd organizes publication of Wake Forest Law Review’s ‘Revisiting Langdell: Legal Education Reform and the Lawyer’s Craft’

Professor Harold Lloyd, an associate professor of legal analysis and writing, has organized the publication of “Revisiting Langdell: Legal Education Reform and the Lawyer’s Craft,” a book that reproduces Volume 51 of the 2015 Wake Forest Law Review symposium on Langdell and legal education reform.

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Professor Tanya Marsh co-authors casebook, ‘Real Property for the Real World: Building Skills Through Case Study’, and contributes to national conversation on fetal burial laws

Professor Tanya Marsh co-authored, “Real Property for the Real World: Building Skills Through Case Study,” a first-of-its-kind book which features eight in-depth case studies based on real cases, real people, real documents and real problems.

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Professor Kami Chavis appears MSNBC Live to discuss the release of Keith Lamont Scott footage

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program and associate dean for research and public engagement, was featured on the MSNBC Live segment titled, “Does video of Keith Scott bring new facts to light?” on Sept. 23, 2016.

In the segment, Professor Chavis discusses the the video of Keith Lamont Scott released by his family with MSNBC Live host Steve Kornacki.  She is joined by Jim Cavanaugh, MSNBC law enforcement analyst.  Click here to watch the segment.

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Professor Wendy Parker discusses “Equal Protection & Black Lives Matter” on Constitution Day

In celebration of Constitution Day, Professor Wendy Parker opened a discussion on applications and interpretations of the Equal Protection Clause with the Wake Forest University community on Friday, Sept. 16.

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Judge Leo Strine’s Wake Forest Law Review essay mentioned on Marketplace.org, Business Insider

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.

This article is a part of a Marketplace.org series with Business Insider called “The Price of Profits.”

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Professor Ron Wright quoted in article about workplace injuries and deaths

Professor Ron Wright was quoted in the following story, “New manual helps OSH activists push for criminal charges in workplace tragedies,” originally published on Industrial Safety and Hygiene News on March 24, 2016.

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