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Tanya Marsh Associate Professor of Law

Professor Tanya Marsh publishes article on changes in the American funeral and retail industries

Professor Marsh published an article titled, “A New Lease on Death” in the “Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Journal” Vol. 49, No. 3 on April 6, 2015. Continue reading »

Professor Eugene Mazo

Professor Eugene Mazo speaks at leading symposium on the Law of Democracy

Professor Eugene Mazo recently spoke at a leading voting rights symposium, along with some of the foremost election law and democracy scholars in the nation. Continue reading »

Professor Mark Hall cited in AJMC article on benefits of Affordable Care Act

Wake Forest Law Professor Mark Hall is cited in The American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC) article titled “Medical Loss Ratio Provision Pays Consumers $5 Billion from 2011-2013″ by Laura Joszt, published on March 26, 2015.

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Professor Michael Curtis

Professor Michael Curtis’ Law Review article on discrimination quoted regarding Indiana’s new religious freedom law

A 2012 article by Professor Michael Curtis written for the Wake Forest Law Review was quoted in a Newseum Institute article titled, “Indiana’s new ‘religious freedom’ law faces critics, history” on March 31, 2015.

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Wake Forest Law School Professor Kami Simmons

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons to speak at George Washington Law School on April 2 regarding White House Task Force policing report

Wake Forest Law Professor Kami Chavis Simmons, Director of the Criminal Justice Program, will speak on a panel regarding the White House Task Force on 21st Century Policing’s report on Thursday, April 2, at George Washington Law School in Washington, D.C. Continue reading »

Professor John Knox

Professor John Knox named first United Nations Human Right Council special rapporteur on human rights and the environment

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Wake Forest Law Professor John Knox has been named the first special rapporteur on human rights and the environment to the United Nations. Knox has served as the first Independent Expert on human rights and the environment to the United Nations since 2012.  Continue reading »

Assistant Professor Andrew Verstein

Professor Andrew Verstein’s article ‘Insider Trading in Commodities Markets’ to be published in Virgina Law Review

Professor Andrew Verstein‘s article, “Insider Trading in Commodities Markets,” will be published in the Virginia Law Review. Professor Verstein teaches Business Associations, Contracts, Financial Services Regulation and Securities Regulation. Verstein’s research focuses on financial regulation and contract law. Continue reading »

Professor Mark Hall

Professor Mark Hall tells NPR’s Marketplace health insurance companies are healthy

Professor Mark Hall tells NPR’s Marketplace Dan Gorenstein in this story that despite a rough few years, health insurance companies have weathered the storm. On Thursday, a new report out from the Commonwealth Fund finds the health insurance industry is doing just fine, thank you very much. Continue reading »

Professor of International Law John Knox

Professor John Knox speaks at ‘Climate Talks: Negotiating the Fate of the Planet’

On Wednesday, March 18, Professor John Knox presented as a part of a panel titled “Climate Talks: Negotiating the Fate of the Planet” presented by The Humanities Institute of Wake Forest University. In December of 2014, over 10,000 representatives from 190 nations met in Lima, Peru for the United Nation’s 20th climate summit. Three of the representatives were from Wake Forest—biologist and professor Miles Silman, journalist Justin Catanoso, and UN human rights expert Professor John Knox. Continue reading »

Professor Luellen Curry

Professor Luellen Curry featured as panelist at SE/SW People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference

Professor Luellen Curry was featured as a panelist at the Southeast/Southwest People of Color Conference (SESWPOCC) held on March 19-22 at North Carolina Central University School of Law. The 2015 SESWPOCC worked to bring this year’s theme, “The Pipeline: Preparing Prospective Student for Law School, Law Students for Law Practice, and the Next Generation of Law Professors,” to life through guest panelists sharing their thoughts on pedagogy and teaching, professional identity formation and training and mentorship.