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Professor Michael Green presents at ABA’s Toxic Torts & Environmental Law Committee annual meeting April 6-8

Professor Michael Green will present at the Toxic Torts & Environmental Law Committee’s 26th Annual Spring CLE Meeting, sponsored by the American Bar Association (ABA) on April 6-8, 2017, in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Professor Tanya Marsh pieces together oddities and obscurities in funeral and cemetery law

Professor Tanya Marsh is a continuing advocate for legal changes to support the future of the funeral services industry, hosting the first-ever symposium on funeral and cemetery law on Feb. 24, 2017, with the support of the Wake Forest Journal of Law and Policy.

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Professor Harold Lloyd writes ‘Parsing HB-2′s Bathroom Babble’ on Huffington Post blog

Professor Harold Lloyd published the following blog post, “Parsing HB-2’s Bathroom Babble,” on Feb. 14, 2017, on The Huffington Post.

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Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Bloomberg BNA odds of saving stream protection rule are long

Professor Sidney Shapiro was quoted in the following original article, “Stream Protection Rule Declared (Almost) Dead: Now What?,” written by Stephen Lee and published by Bloomberg BNA on Feb. 14, 2017. An excerpt follows:

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Wake Forest Law to host World Tort Law Society’s biennial meeting Nov. 13-18, 2017

From Harbin, China, to Vienna, Austria, to Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the third biennial meeting of the World Tort Law Society will be held Nov. 13-18, 2017, at Wake Forest Law in the Worrell Professional Center.

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Professor Sidney Shapiro says Congressional Review Act allows lawmakers to block recent regulations

Professor Sidney Shapiro is quoted in the following story, “Congressional Republicans May Kill Dozens of Regulations with This One Simple Trick,” by which was published on Feb. 14, 2017.

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Professor Mark Hall participates on Brookings Institute panel examining what works in the ACA Marketplaces

Professor Mark Hall participated in a Brookings Institute Forum panel in Washington, D.C., covered in the following story, “Panel Examines What Works, What Doesn’t in ACA Marketplaces,” written by Michael Laff that was published on Feb. 14, 2017, in the American Family Physician Journal.

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Professor Mark Hall’s study reveals N.C. hospitals not eager to receive patients with ACA coverage

Professor Mark Hall‘s recently published study, “A Study of Affordable Care Act Competitiveness in North Carolina,” was referenced in the article “N.C. Among Tops in Country for Sick ACA Signups” written by Richard Craver and published in the News & Record on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.

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Professor Michael Green quoted in USA Today, other media about unprecedented Facebook defamation settlement

Professor Michael Green was quoted in the following article, “Facebook Defamation Leads to 500k Settlement,” written by John Boyle and published in the Asheville (N.C.) Citizen Times on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. This story was also covered by several other media channels including USA Today Online, the Record & Herald News Online and the News & Record Online/Greensboro.com.

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Professor Kami Chavis publishes op/ed on police reform under the Trump Administration on RegBlog

Professor Kami Chavis wrote the following op/ed, “The Future of Police Reform Under the Trump Administration,” originally published on RegBlog on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.

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