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Professor Shannon Gilreath to speak on First Amendment at National Constitution Center event on Nov. 28

Professor Shannon Gilreath will participate in a program by the National Constitution Center on Tuesday, Nov. 28. The event will be held at the Debate Chamber at Old Parkland in Dallas, Texas.

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Professor Abigail Perdue launches new blog on pedagogy, TeachLawBetter.com

In August 2017, Professor Abigail Perdue launched a new blog, TeachLawBetter.com. It is dedicated to celebrating experiments in pedagogy and facilitating the free exchange of innovative law teaching ideas. Teach Law Better.com features a collection of posts intended to encourage more effective teaching. For example, Professor Rosa Kim of Suffolk Law School authored a blog discussing the importance of active learning, while Professors Joe Fore (University of Virginia) and Emily Grant (Washburn) shared insights regarding how to “reset” a classroom. Professor Perdue and Mike Garrigan (JD ’19) related stories of the educators who had had the most profound impact on their lives and how law professors could emulate their approaches to teach law better.

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Professor Michael Green to lead discussion at European Group on Tort Law meeting Friday, Oct. 20

Professor Michael Green will attend a public meeting of the European Group on Tort Law on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at Universität Innsbruck in Austria. The conference is titled “Challenges of Tort Law Today” and Professor Green is to speak on the subject of “Challenges of Toxic Torts.”

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Professors host live webinars on mediation programs addressing legal needs of indigent, aging populations

Two Wake Forest School of Law professors are participating in live webinars co-sponsored by the N.C. Administrative Office of the Courts and the N.C. Dispute Resolution Commission  on Oct. 18-19, 2017,  as part of Conflict Resolution Week Webinar Series. Another webinar, “Advances in Online Dispute Resolution and its Role in the Future,” is planned for Oct. 17.

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Media Roundup for the week of Oct. 14, 2017

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

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Media Roundup for the week of Sept. 29, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Sept. 29, 2017: Continue reading »

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Professor Alan Palmiter keynote speaker at Brooklyn Law School’s ‘Corporate Triplespeak’ on Sept. 28

Professor Alan Palmiter, Wake Forest University’s presidential chair for Business Law, presented the Abraham L. Pomerantz Lecture at Brooklyn Law School on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.  The lecture, which was hosted by the school’s Center for the Study of Business Law and Regulation (CSBLR) and Brooklyn Law Review, is titled “Corporate Triplespeak: Responses by Investor-Owned Utilities to the EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan.”

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Professor Michael Green featured speaker at Institute for European Tort Law workshop in April 2018 in Oxford, UK

The Institute for European Tort Law (ETL) will hold a workshop on “Private Law Scholars: Tort” on April 6, 2018, at Worcester College in Oxford, United Kingdom.

Professor Michael D. Green, a nationally and internationally recognized torts teacher and scholar, will be a featured speaker and present his paper from 2-3 p.m. Continue reading »

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Media Roundup for the week of Sept. 22, 2017

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

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Professor Andrew Verstein authors article on Oxford Law’s business law blog

Professor Andrew Verstein authored the following article, “Insider Tainting: Strategic Tipping of Material Non-Public Information,” published on Oxford Business Law Blog on Sept. 20, 2017.

Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog also published a version oft Professor Verstein’s piece on Sept. 14, 2017.

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