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As Brookings Institute Fellow, Professor Mark Hall co-writes ‘Making Sense of Invisible Risk Sharing’

Professor Mark Hall, director of the law school’s Health Law and Policy Program, co-wrote the following article, “Making Sense of Invisible Risk Sharing,” with Michigan Law Professor Nicholas Bagley that was published on the Brookings Institute website on April 12, 2017, that addresses the latest development in the Republican effort to replace Obamacare.  Hall is a Nonresident Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies Center for Health Policy program at Brookings.

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Professor Joel Newman authors ‘A Short and Happy Guide to Federal Income Taxation’

Professor Joel Newman has authored a new book, “A Short and Happy Guide to Federal Income Taxation,” a West Publishing Company publication. The guide addresses basic law school income tax course topics such as deductions, capital recovery and mixed motive expenses.

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Professor Omari Simmons authors forthcoming book on college access

Professor Omari Simmons, director of the law school’s Business Law Program, has written the book, “College Access from the Ground-Up: Narratives Transformed,” a forthcoming Rutgers University Press publication.

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Professor Barbara Lentz authors chapter in forthcoming textbook about reflection in law school learning

Associate Professor of Legal Writing Barbara Lentz has authored the chapter, “Incorporating Reflection into Law Teaching and Learning,” in the forthcoming textbook, “Experiential Education in the Law School Curriculum,” a Carolina Academic Press publication.

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Professor Ralph Peeples co-writes about climate change in Triad Business Journal op/ed

Professor Ralph Peeples and Bill Blancato co-wrote the following op-ed, “Guest Opinion: A market-based solution to manage the risk of climate change,” which was published by the Triad Business Journal on April 6, 2017.

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Professor Steve Nickles quoted regarding federal court ruling on LGBTQ workplace discrimination

Professor Steve Nickles is quoted in the following story, “Federal court rules against sexual orientation discrimination in the workplace,” published by The Daily Tar Heel on April 4, 2017.

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Professor Ron Wright helps writers of CBS’s ‘Elementary’ with legal question

A hit television show needed help. The writers found themselves facing a complicated legal process they needed help clarifying. That’s when they turned to Professor Ron Wright.

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Professor Christine Nero Coughlin (JD ’90) is quoted about NC lawmakers reaching across aisle to end gerrymandering

Professor Christine Nero Coughlin (JD ’90), director of the law school’s ranked Legal Analysis, Writing and Research (LAWR) Program, is quoted in the following story, “NC Lawmakers Reach Across Aisle to End Gerrymandering,” that was published by Public News Service on April 4, 2017.

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Professor Ellen Murphy (JD ’02) quoted in ABA Journal regarding professional responsibility

Professor Ellen Murphy (JD ’02) is quoted in the following story, “Lawyers should tread carefully before quitting a troublesome client,” published in the American Bar Association Journal on April 1, 2017.

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Professor Ron Wright helps explain Michael Flynn’s immunity request

Professor Ron Wright is quoted in the following story, “Michael Flynn’s immunity request, explained,” written by Zach Beauchamp and published by Vox on March 31, 2017. An excerpt follows:

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