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Sidney Shapiro

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 tells Scientific American that Trump, GOP Congress will have to pick their environmental targets

Professor Sidney Shapiro was quoted in the following article, “2 Major Environment Policies Will Be Hard for Trump to Undo,” published in Scientific Magazine on NOv. 18, 2016 and written by Chuck McCutcheon.

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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 co-authors op-ed in Austin American-Statesman demanding Texas lawmakers stop eroding workers’ compensation Laws

Professor Sidney Shapiro co-wrote the following op-ed,  “Texas Lawmakers Must Stop Eroding Workers’ Compensation Laws,” with Thomas McGarity that was  published in the Austin American-Statesman newspaper on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016. It can be found here. It was also published in the San Antonio Express-News here and the Rio Grande Guardian here.

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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 in New York Times addresses President Obama’s use of executive orders to bypass gridlock

Professor Sidney Shapiro and University of Maryland Law Professor Rena Steinzor had the following letter to the editor, “Obama’s Use of Executive Orders, to Bypass Gridlock,”  published in the New York Times on Aug. 23, 2016.

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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 writes op/ed in Raleigh News & Observer: ‘The politicization of science a damaging trend in North Carolina’

Professor Sidney Shapiro wrote the following op/ed entitled, “The politicization of science a damaging trend in North Carolina,” and published in The Raleigh News and Observer on Aug. 17, 2016. The piece also ran on WRAL here.

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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 elected as public member of Administrative Conference of the United States

Professor Sidney A. Shapiro, Wake Forest University’s Fletcher Chair in Administrative Law, has been elected by the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States to become a public member.

 The Administrative Conference of the United States is an independent federal agency dedicated to improving the administrative process through consensus-driven applied research, providing nonpartisan expert advice and recommendations for improvement of federal agency procedures, according to ACUS website. Its membership is composed of innovative federal officials and experts with diverse views and backgrounds from both the private sector and academia.
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Professor Sidney Shapiro named among 20 most-cited administrative law faculty

Professor Sidney Shapiro has been named the 19th most-cited administrative law faculty member from 2010 to 2014 in Brian Leiter’s law school report, published originally on Law Professor Blogs Network on May 24, 2016.  See below for details about the study.

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Professor Sidney Shapiro discusses hidden banking regulations in the Charlotte Observer

Professor Sidney Shapiro co-authored the following article, “How a hidden clause helps banks and others rip you off,” originally published in the Charlotte Observer on May 12, 2016.

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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 publishes op-ed on CFPB’s forced arbitration study and clauses in Charlotte Observer

Professor Sidney Shapiro co-authored the following op-ed with University at Buffalo School of Law Professor Martha McCluskey, “How a hidden clause helps banks and others rip you off.” The piece was published originally in the Charlotte Observer on May 12, 2016.

Professor 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.  He is the Vice-President of the Center for Progressive Reform.

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Eric Panicco, a graduate student studying under Professor Sidney Shaprio, authors article in CPRBlog

Eric Panicco, a candidate for Master of Arts in Sustainability at Wake Forest University who is undertaking an independent study for Wake Forest Law Professor and CPR Member Scholar Sidney Shapiro, authored the following article, “Good News for North Carolina Coasts, ” originally published in CPRBlog on April 18, 2016.  Continue reading »

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Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Time Warner Cable News HB 2 makes N.C. most oppressive state in union

Professor Sidney Shapiro tells Time Warner Cable News North Carolina House Bill 2 makes North Carolina the most oppressive state in the union. The original story follows.

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