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Professors co-author op-ed regarding proposed N.C. law to weaken neighbors’ ability to be compensated in hog farm lawsuits

Professors Sidney Shapiro and Vanessa Zboreak (JD ’11) wrote the following op/ed,  ”Bill would weaken neighbors’ ability to be compensated in hog farm lawsuits,” that was published in the Raleigh News and Observer on April 1, 2017.

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Professor Shannon Gilreath (JD ’02) quoted in News and Observer regarding HB2 compromise

Professor Shannon Gilreath (JD ’02) is quoted in the following story, “HB2 is gone, but lawsuit challenging the old NC law could move ahead in court,” published in the Raleigh News and Observer on March 30, 2017.

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Professor Ellen Murphy (JD ’02) co-authors interactive casebook on professionalism

Assistant Dean of Instructional Technologies and Design Ellen Murphy (JD ’02), director of the Master of Studies in Law degree program, has co-authored the textbook, “Professional Responsibility: A Contemporary Approach (3d),” part of a West Academic Publishing Interactive Casebook series.

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Professor Joel Newman’s paper ‘Should Olympic Medals be Taxed?’ featured on TaxProf Blog

Professor Joel Newman‘s paper, “Should Olympic Medals be Taxed?” has been featured on the Law Professor Blogs Network.  Paul Caron of Pepperdine University School of Law, posted the abstract, which follows, on the website’s TaxProf Blog on March 29, 2017.

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Professor Christine Nero Coughlin (JD ’90) quoted in Wallethub’s ’2017 Best & Worst States for Doctors’

Professor Christine Nero Coughlin (JD ’90) , who is director of the law school’s Legal Analysis, Writing and Research (LAWR) Program, is featured in the following story, “2017’s Best & Worst States for Doctors,”  written by John S. Keirnan and published by Wallethub on March 27, 2017.  Professor Coughlin is one of the experts discussing the biggest issues facing doctors today as well as the top five indicators in evaluating the best states for doctors, among others.

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Professor Kami Chavis featured on Public Radio International discussing recent uptick in hate crimes

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, is featured in an interview on March 27, 2017, on Public Radio International (PRI)’s  ”The Takeaway.”
On the show, “What Counts As ‘Hate Crime’ in 2017,” Professor Chavis discusses the recent uptick in hate crimes and how the United States DOJ might respond.
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Professor Mark Hall discusses repeal of ACA at Winston-Salem town hall meeting

Professor Mark Hall , director of the law school’s Health Law and Policy Program, is quoted in the following story, “Refugees, health care and hacking discussed at town hall,” written by Todd Luck and published in The Chronicle of Winston-Salem on March 23, 2017.

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Professor Abigail Perdue’s book, ‘The All-Inclusive Guide to Judicial Clerking,’ is available

Professor Abigail Perdue‘s latest book, “The All-Inclusive Guide to Judicial Clerking,” published by West Academic Publishing is available on Amazon beginning April 8, 2017. It is currently listed as the No. 1 New Release in the Legal Services category.

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Professor Dick Schneider presents at Law Library of Congress event commemorating 500th anniversary of Venetian Ghetto

Professor Dick Schneider, associate dean for international affairs and professor of law, participated in the Law Library of Congress event, “Understanding the Venetian Ghetto from a Historical and Literary Perspective,” on Feb. 21, 2017.  The event was part of a series of events commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Venetian Ghetto.

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Professor Michael Curtis quoted on N.C. Gerrymandering court cases, protests

Professor Michael Curtis is quoted in the following story, “NC Gerrymandering court cases and protests,” published by the The Carolinian on March 22, 2017. Continue reading »