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Wake Forest Law co-sponsors Torts Conference with University of Sydney Law School, Emory

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA — Wake Forest Law earlier this month co-sponsored, “Torts Forum: Apportionment and Attribution of Liability,” with the University of Sydney Law School and Emory Law on Dec. 14-16. Continue reading »

Dean Blake D. Morant

Dean Blake Morant named to Lawyers Of Color’s Third Annual Power 100 List

Dean Blake Morant  has once again been named to the Lawyers Of Color’s Third Annual Power 100 List. The list is a comprehensive catalog of the nation’s most influential black attorneys working in government, academics and both the public and private sectors. Continue reading »

Professor Mark Hall co-authors study about Affordable Care Act, quoted in USA Today

WASHINGTON — Routine costs, not requirements of the Affordable Care Act, contributed to the majority of health insurance rate increases in the last year, a new study released Thursday shows. Continue reading »

Professor Tanya Marsh

Professor Tanya Marsh explores new trend in retail stores selling funeral goods in The Huffington Post

The Amarillo Globe News reports that ‘Til We Meet Again, a retailer of caskets, urns and cremation jewelry, has opened its fourth location in Westgate Mall in Amarillo, Texas. According to the store’s website, the other three locations are also in malls: Esplanade Mall in New Orleans, Towne West Square Mall in Wichita, Kansas, and Christown Spectrum Mall in Phoenix, Arizona. The existence and expansion of this retailer into malls is fascinating because it may represent the beginning of a new trend of retail stores selling funeral goods. It is also interesting because it challenges longstanding norms between landlords and tenants that prohibit funeral homes in shopping centers and malls. Continue reading »

Professor Steve Virgil

Professor Steve Virgil named Executive Director of Experiential Education for Wake Forest Law

Wake Forest Law Professor Steve Virgil has been named Executive Director of Experiential Education for the law school. He will assume his new role in January 2014.

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Dean Blake D. Morant

Dean Blake Morant broadens Wake Forest Law’s national reputation, increases student opportunities

Dean Blake Morant cares about the students at Wake Forest Law. Continue reading »

Professor Suzanne Reynolds quoted by nationa media outlets including MSN regarding jilted husband suing online infidelity service

A Charlotte man blames the breakup of his marriage not only on the other guy, but also on the online infidelity service that he says made it happen. Continue reading »

Professor Christine Coughlin quoted in Medical Ethics Advisor December 2013 issue

Informed consent is the “bedrock of patient care,” even when the patient is a health care provider consenting to a mandatory vaccination, says Christine Nero Coughlin (’90), professor and director of legal analysis, writing, and research at Wake Forest University School of Law. Continue reading »

Professor Wendy Parker discusses the end of Arkansas’s integration funding in The Wall Street Journal

The state of Arkansas and three school districts agreed to a legal settlement that phases out the multimillion-dollar annual payments the districts have received for decades to integrate black and white students.

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Professor Mark Hall talks about HealthCare.gov to Reuters

President Barack Obama‘s health care law is facing its biggest test this weekend since its disastrous Oct. 1 launch, as Americans find out whether the administration has met a self-imposed deadline to fix its insurance shopping website.

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