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Sidney A. Shapiro, law professor at Wake Forest University and vice president of the Center for Progressive Reform, testifies on regulatory reform before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee.  Sept. 16, 2015, Washington, D.C.  Photo:  Jay Mallin

Professor Sidney Shapiro calls for Donald Trump’s jobs panel to meet publicly

Professor Sidney Shapiro and other transparency advocates call for President-Elect Donald Trump’s jobs board to meet publicly to avoid violation of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) in the following story that originally ran here in Politico Online on Dec. 8, 2016.

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Professor Dick Schneider

Professor Dick Schneider tells WFDD Duke Energy coal ash spill may have caused Gov. Pat McCrory political damage

Professor Dick Schneider, associate dean for international affairs, is quoted extensively in the following WFDD story, “Coal Ash Ponds And The Governor’s Race,” reported by David Ford on Dec. 8, 2016.

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Wake Forest Law School Professor Kami Chavis

Professor Kami Chavis discusses the future of law and order

Professor Kami Chavis participated in the panel discussion, “Will Technology Make Crime Obsolete?,” regarding the future of police crime-fighting technologies at an event on Nov. 30, 2016, in Washington, D.C., sponsored by Future Tense, a partnership of Slate, New America, and Arizona State University.

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Professor Michael Curtis

Professor Michael Curtis publishes op/ed, ‘The anti-Edmunds ad has a basis in fact,’ on The Huffington Post blog, News and Record

Professor Michael Kent Curtis had the following op/ed, “The anti-Edmunds ads has a basis in fact,” published on The Huffington Post blog here and in the Greensboro News and Record on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016.

Editor’s Note: The views and opinions of our faculty members that are invited to write in national media outlets are their own, and not reflective of Wake Forest Law as an institution. Our policy is to re-publish all faculty member articles that are published in national media.

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Associate Professor Andrew Verstein

Professor Andrew Verstein quoted in Winston-Salem Journal regarding U.S. Sen Richard Burr’s backing of GOP effort to rein in federal watchdog agency behind Wells Fargo fine

Professor Andrew Verstein is quoted in the following story, “U.S. Sen Richard Burr has backed GOP effort to rein in federal watchdog agency behind Wells Fargo fine,”  written by Bertrand M. Gutiérrez and originally published in the Winston-Salem Journal on Sept. 25, 2016.

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Harold Lloyd

Professor Harold Lloyd quoted in Charlotte Observer: ‘Courts are roadblocks to NC lawmakers’ right turn’

Professor Harold Lloyd told the Charlotte Observer in the following story, “Courts are roadblocks to NC lawmakers’ right turn,” written by Anne Blythe and published on Saturday, Aug. 20, the courts are “beginning to shine the light of day on this developing agenda where the legislators appear not to have meaningful public debate on issues.”

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Wake Forest University School of Law

The National Jurist names Wake Forest Law among Best Value in 2016

Wake Forest Law has once again been named among the Best Value for private law schools by The National Jurist. The original story published Aug. 15, 2016, here follows.

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Professor of Law Tanya Marsh

Professor Tanya Marsh explains the difference between savings and loans and banks

Professor Tanya Marsh explains the difference between savings and loans and banks to Claes Bell, CFA, a writer in the following article, which was originally published on Aug. 15, 2016, and was also picked up by Yahoo Finance.

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Professor Maureen Eggert

Maureen Eggert explains ins and outs of North Carolina’s new abortion law to WFDD

Maureen Eggert, associate director for Student and Instructional Services at Wake Forest Law, was interviewed by WFDD’s Keri Brown in the following news report, “North Carolina’s New Law Puts Abortion Back In The Spotlight.” You can listen to the original interview here.

In addition to serving as an instructor of Legal Research, Eggert is an adjunct professor with the University’s Women and Gender Studies Department.

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Professor Ron Wright quoted in Asheville Citizen Times regarding disabled vet marijuana case

Professor Ron Wright is quoted in the following story in the Asheville Citizen-Times: Continue reading »