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Wake Forest Law Helps Small Businesses

(Winston-Salem, N.C., September 8, 2020) — Small businesses face unparalleled hardships in the current economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of them may even face bankruptcy for the first time. Continue reading »

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Media Roundup for the week of Feb. 3, 2018

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Feb. 3, 2018:

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Professor Steve Nickles quoted regarding federal court ruling on LGBTQ workplace discrimination

Professor Steve Nickles is quoted in the following story, “Federal court rules against sexual orientation discrimination in the workplace,” published by The Daily Tar Heel on April 4, 2017.

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Professor Steve Nickles tells WGHP he predicts N.C. ban on gay marriage will be overturned

Voters in Virginia, like those in North Carolina, passed a constitutional amendment that banned same-sex marriage. However, in July, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (which includes both Virginia and North Carolina) overturned Virginia’s law, claiming it was unconstitutional to place gender restrictions on marriage. Continue reading »

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Professor Steve Nickles co-teaching unique course with UNC-W professor on HR Policy/Practice and Business Torts

For the first time, Wake Forest Law Professor Steve Nickles is co-teaching a unique class with University of North Carolina-Wilmington Professor Jessica Magnus on the topic of HR Policy/Practice & Business Torts. The course is offered to Wake Forest Law students virtually using WebEx.

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Faculty News and Notes Winter 2013 – 2014

Following is the most recent roundup of Wake Forest University School of Law’s faculty research, publications, presentations, honors and awards. Continue reading »

Students create website for Church, Law and Ethics course

With its photos of leather bound law tomes and the U.S. Supreme Court building, the Daniel Elliott Lankford’s website looks like that of many other law firms. Continue reading »

Professor Steve Nickles participates on panel discussing current state of legal education

LOS ANGELES — Concord Law School Dean Greg Brandes and a panel of lawyers will discuss “Closing the Justice Gap: Law Schools and Their Critics Confront the New Realities of the Profession” on Friday, March 1.

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Virtual courses make professors brokers of learning

This past summer a group of students gathered for a course taught by the Wake Forest University School of Law. The students and Professor Steve Nickles met at 5:30 p.m. several times a week. Continue reading »

Feds confirm seizure of Chinqua Penn Plantation

Federal agents confirmed today that they have seized the operations of Chinqua Penn Plantation in Reidsville as part of a bankruptcy lawsuit involving its owner, Calvin Phelps. Read the full story »