Ralph Peeples

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Watch ‘Last Class with Professor Charley Rose’ and ‘Fab Five’ retirement celebration

Wake Forest School of Law alumni returned in droves on April 20, 2018, to help recognize and honor the 188 combined years of service of retiring Professors Miles FoyRalph PeeplesCharley Rose, George Walker, and Dean Emeritus Bob Walsh.

The “Last Class with Professor Rose” was held in Worrell Professional Center in the morning and a panel discussion with the “Fab Five” professors, with the exception of Professor Walker, was held in the afternoon in Farrell Hall followed by a reception in Worrell.  Those unable to attend either or both events can watch the recordings of “The Last Class” and the “Fab 5,” moderated by Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77).

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Can’t make it to the 2018 Hooding Ceremony on Sunday, May 20? Watch it streaming live online

Since not all of the graduates’ family and friends can travel to Winston-Salem for the Commencement weekend festivities, the law school is providing a free Livestream of the Hooding Ceremony and of Commencement.  Both will be available to watch following the ceremonies as well. Continue reading »

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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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‘The Voice’ finalist Braiden Sunshine, Dan River Girls to perform Thursday, Sept. 15, for Children’s Law Center birthday

Braiden Sunshine, a finalist a couple of seasons ago on NBC’s hit music competition “The Voice,” is scheduled to participate in a benefit for the Children’s Law Center (CLC) of Central North Carolina’s first-annual Birthday Blast.

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Professor Ralph Peeples quoted in Raleigh N&O about lawsuit filed by former Butner prison inmate

Professor Ralph Peeples is quoted in the following story in the Raleigh News and Observer.

“Knowing there’s a limit on how much can be recovered for pain and suffering makes uncertain cases less attractive,” said Ralph Peeples, a Wake Forest University law professor. “You can no longer say if we win, we win really really big.”

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Wake Forest Law team wins inaugural NASCAR Negotiation Competition

The Wake Forest Law team of Nick D’Auria (JD ’16), Sarah Remes (JD ’17) and Sophia Vazquez (JD ’17) won the inaugural NASCAR Negotiation Competition (NC3) held Nov. 13 – 15, 2015, in Charlotte, North Carolina. The competition was co-hosted by NASCAR and the Charlotte School of Law. Continue reading »
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Professor Ralph Peeples offers ideas for debt-limit debaters

A professor at Wake Forest University School of Law who has taught classes on resolving disputes, Ralph Peeples knows a thing or two about conflict resolution and mediating intractable problems. Continue reading »

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Jason Benetti (’11) keeps his eye on the ball

Jason Benetti (’11) sat in on a law class at Wake Forest University three years ago, just to see what it was like, to take a seat reserved for future lawyers. Continue reading »

Faculty News and Notes Summer 2010

Following is the most recent roundup of Wake Forest University School of Law’s faculty research, publications, presentations, honors and awards. Continue reading »

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Carrying on tradition

Wake Forest University School of Law Professor Suzanne Reynolds will begin her term as the law school’s Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs on Thursday, July 1, 2010. Continue reading »