RALEIGH, N.C. — After passing politically divisive legislation on voting laws and setting in motion new abortion restrictions, North Carolina’s Republican-led General Assembly has given itself the authority to defend them in court Continue reading »
January 23rd, 2012 | General | Comments Off
The Wake Forest University School of Law’s Veterans Advocacy Law Organization will host a free legal clinic for veterans on Friday, Feb. 3. Continue reading »
PEMBROKE, N.C. — Four Wake Forest University School of Law students traveled on Sept. 30 to the Pembroke office of Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC) where they conducted a Wills Clinic. Continue reading »
March 18th, 2011 | General | Comments Off
The Wake Forest Law Review will host ”The Sustainable Corporation” as its 2011 Business Symposium on Friday, April 1, in the Worrell Professional Center.
Friends, colleagues and students share their best wishes for Melanie on the occasion of her retirement from Wake Forest University. Melanie has been part of the law school for more than 40 years.
March 1st, 2011 | General | Comments Off
Wake Forest University of Law professor Omari Simmons was recently quoted in a blog on the department of education’s website, in reference to his most recent Huffington post blog. Continue reading »
February 25th, 2011 | General | Comments Off
The following is an excerpt from Professor Omari Scott Simons piece about the disparities that exist among “vulnerable students” in higher education. His op-ed piece was published on the www.huffingtonpost.com, February 25th . “The dearth of college counseling in the nation’s public schools derails many students as they transition between high school and college. Compared to their more privileged peers with similar academic qualifications, low-income, minority, first-generation, and other vulnerable students are less likely to attend college.”
February 24th, 2011 | General | Comments Off
Wake Forest University School of Law Professor Shannon Gilreath (JD ’02) is cited in a Feb. 24 Winston-Salem Journal article about gay marriage. Continue reading »
Katie Serfas (’11) argued in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in the case of Cousins v. Green, on Jan. 25. Alayna Ness (’11), who helped Serfas prepare, also attended the argument, which was held in the Fourth Circuit courthouse in Richmond, Va. Continue reading »