Michael D. Green

Indiana University's Andrew Klein presents Professor Michael Green with the AALS Torts Section William L. Prosser Award

Professor Michael Green recognized for outstanding scholarship, teaching during 2015 AALS annual meeting

Professor Michael Green was recognized by the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Torts and Compensation Systems Section on Sunday, Jan. 4. The section presented Green with the annual William L. Prosser Award for outstanding contribution in scholarship, teaching and service related to tort law. Continue reading »

Professor Michael Green writes article, sparks dispute among asbestos experts

Toxic tort experts are in dispute over the proper employment of the Supreme Court’s Daubert ruling in regards to determining the sufficiency of evidence of causation and when it’s appropriate to address admissibility in asbestos cases. Continue reading »

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Professor Michael D. Green to receive Prosser Award

The Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Torts & Compensation Systems Section has announced that Wake Forest Law Professor Michael D. Green will receive the 2015 William L. Prosser Award.  Continue reading »

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Professor Michael Green quoted in national media about wave of Lipitor lawsuits

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer is facing a mounting wave of lawsuits by women who allege that the company knew about possible serious side effects of its blockbuster anti-cholesterol drug Lipitor but never properly warned the public. Continue reading »

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Professor Michael Green tells Winston-Salem Journal Reynolds punitive damage verdict strikes of jury overreach

A Florida state jury is trying to send a message about tobacco manufacturers’ past marketing strategies by handing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. a $23.6 billion punitive damages award Friday.

Professors Michael Green and Gregory Parks weigh in on High Point University hazing suit

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Prominent legal and medical professionals are lending their services to the family of a High Point University student suing the school, alleging that his death was the result of fraternity hazing. Continue reading »

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Professor Michael Green appointed member of executive committee of new World Tort Law Society, participates in inaugural meeting in China

Wake Forest Law Professor Michael Green is a member of the executive committee of the newly established World Tort Law Society. In his leadership role, he attended the inaugural meeting of the society, which was held Sept. 14-15 in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, China. Continue reading »

Professor Michael Green weighs in on negligent CPR policies that result in death

WINSTON-SALEM — An elderly woman at a California independent living facility died after she collapsed and a nurse refused to perform CPR. The facility said they were following their procedures to wait for EMS.  Continue reading »

Professor Michael Green works on Restatement of Torts and helps pass West Virginia bill

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Senate unanimously passed a bill Tuesday that would ensure property owners face very limited liability from trespassers on their land. Continue reading »

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Professor Michael D. Green co-winner of the John G. Fleming Memorial Prize for Torts Scholarship

Wake Forest University Law Professor Michael D. Green and University of Texas Law Professor William C. Powers Jr. have been announced as the 2012 co-winners of the John G. Fleming Memorial Prize for Torts Scholarship. They will jointly deliver the Second Fleming Lecture at Berkeley Law on Monday, Nov. 5.

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