Marie-Amélie George

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Wake Forest Law Expert: LGBTQ civil rights and SCOTUS

(Winston-Salem, N.C., June 15, 2020) — The Supreme Court has ruled that the 1964 Civil Rights Act federal anti-discrimination laws protect gay and transgender employees. Wake Forest University School of Law assistant professor and historian Marie-Amélie George says, “The Supreme Court’s decision is particularly important given that voters have been repealing LGBTQ rights protections at the state and local levels through ballot box measures. The opinion demonstrates just how important the Supreme Court is to protecting the rights of minorities.”
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Wake Forest Law offers Pro Bono assistance with unemployment insurance

(Winston-Salem, N.C., June 4, 2020) — Wake Forest University School of Law students, working under the supervision of faculty members, will offer guidance and consultation to North Carolina residents who have questions about unemployment insurance and federal supplements. There is no charge for the service.

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Media Roundup for March 9, 2018

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of March 9, 2018: Continue reading »

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Professor Marie-Amélie George, legal historian and former litigator and prosecutor, joins Wake Forest Law

Marie-Amélie George will join Wake Forest School of Law in July 2018 as an assistant professor of law. Continue reading »