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Alaa Marghalani (LLM ’14) presents research paper at Academic and Business Research Institute Las Vegas 2015 Conference

For doctoral students, the chance to share their work with a renowned group of peers —role models, even — is a longtime academic tradition. Alaa Marghalani (LLM ’14) of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, recently got such an opportunity. He’s a candidate in Wake Forest Law’s Scientiae Juridicae Doctor (SJD) degree program.

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Professor Sidney Shapiro blogs in Huffington Post: ‘John Boehner, Volkswagen and the Role of Government’

Professor Sidney Shapiro blogs in Huffington Post: ‘John Boehner, Volkswagen and the Role of Government,’ which appears in a post on Thursday, Oct. 1. Shapiro is one of the country’s leading experts in administrative procedure and regulatory policy. He has written ten books, contributed chapters to seven additional books, authored or coauthored over fifty-five articles, and is currently working on a book on administrative expertise. Sid has been a consultant to government agencies and has testified before Congress on regulatory subjects. Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro to testify in front of U.S. Senate committee on revamping rulemaking process Wednesday, Sept. 16

Wake Forest Law Professor Sidney A. Shapiro, the Frank U. Fletcher Chair in Administrative Law, will testify in front of the U.S. Senate’s Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (HSGAC) regarding several bills aimed at revamping the federal rulemaking process beginning at 10 a..m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16, in D-342, Dirksen Senate Office Building. Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro writes in Huffington Post about minimum wage, fairness and equity

Professor Sidney Shapiro of Wake Forest Law published the following article, “Fairness and Equity Are American Values,” in The Huffington Post blog on Tuesday, August 11. Sid Shapiro is one of the country’s leading experts in administrative procedure and regulatory policy. He has written ten books, contributed chapters to seven additional books, authored or coauthored over fifty-five articles, and is currently working on a book on administrative expertise. Sid has been a consultant to government agencies and has testified before Congress on regulatory subjects. He is the Vice-President of the Center for Progressive Reform, a nonprofit research and educational organization of university-affiliated academics. Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro quoted in Bloomberg BNA about new case that attacks environmental regulations

Wake Forest Law Professor Sidney Shapiro was quoted in the March 19 issue of Bloomberg BNA in the article, “Enforceable Right to Challenge Agency Data Asserted in Lawsuit Heard by Ninth Circuit,” discussing a case being considered by the 9th circuit court of appeals addressing the integrity of the information issued by environmental agencies concerning health and environmental regulations.

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Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court wins regional competition, advances to international finals in April

The members of the Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court team won the North American Regional Competition during the weekend of Feb. 6-8, 2015, in Washington, D.C. The moot court team, led by Professor John Knox, is composed of law students Elissa Hachmeister (’16), Ashley Sims (’16) and Emily Singer (’16). They will now advance to the International Finals held at Stetson College of Law on April 16-18, 2015.
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Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Bennington Banner new House bill will extend delay of basic public protections

President Obama, with no more elections left to run, has let his inner progressive out, as was seen in the State of the Union message last night. Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro discusses Obama and the Administrative Procedure Act on Background Briefing talk radio show

Professor Sidney Shapiro, chair of Administrative Law at Wake Forest Law, was interviewed on Jan. 14 by Ian Masters on Background Briefing, talk radio show syndicated to 120 stations. Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Huffington Post House Republicans voted to delay clean air, safer workplaces

WASHINGTON — The House passed a measure Tuesday to dramatically restrict the government’s ability to enact any significant new regulations or safety standards, potentially hamstringing the efforts of every federal agency, from financial regulators to safety watchdogs. Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro quoted on NPR’s Marketplace about avoiding the ‘regulatory capture’ trap

Another day, another Senate hearing on the financial industry. Continue reading »