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Title Date
Fighter of Racism. Mentor to Many. J. Kenneth Lee '52 'Stood at the Front of the Line All the Time' (News & Record) July 25, 2018
Loans and Liens: The Weinstein Company Chapter 11 Hearing #3 (Credit Slips) April 27, 2018
1944 Korematsu Opinion on Japanese American Internment is Tossed Out; Muller Quoted (San Francisco Chronicle) June 28, 2018
3 Steps to Add More Women Leaders to Your Company's Executive Board August 9, 2018
Adrian Boddie '11 Joins Sklar Kirsh as an Associate (Sklar Kirsh) April 10, 2018
Amazon shareholders are getting opposite advice on whether diversity should be mandated for the company’s board May 12, 2018
Andy Hessick Letter to the Editor: NC GOP is Not Trying to Punish the Poor (News and Observer) May 29, 2018
Australia Proposes Gender Diversity Rules for Public Companies May 2, 2018
Bao Nguyen '09 Named Deputy Chief Counsel (Office of the Comptroller of the Currency) June 6, 2018
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany '73 Donates $1 Million to UNC for Scholarships (News and Observer) April 20, 2018
Black Civil Rights Champion Who Helped Desegregate UNC Dies at 94 (News & Observer) July 30, 2018
Bryan Beatty ’87, Athena Brooks ’91 and J. Stanley Carmical ’80 Nominated as Special Superior Court Judges by Gov. Roy Cooper ’82 May 23, 2018
C. Hessick Talks About Issues Related to Politicians Who Run on Reform Platforms and DA Races (The Herald Sun) June 4, 2018
Calder Talks Immigration Law and Legal Process Involved with Separating Children at the Border (97.9 The Hill WCHL) June 21, 2018
California Could Impose Quotas for Women on Corporate Boards June 4, 2018
California could require women directors in boardrooms August 15, 2018
Carissa Hessick and Alison Rossi 1L: California Voters Deserve to Know Who Is Bankrolling Our District Attorneys (Los Angeles Times) March 29, 2018
Carolina People: Five Questions for Professor Carissa Hessick (University Gazette) March 14, 2018
Cash-Strapped School Districts Left Behind by Wealthier Neighbors, Wilson Quoted (U.S. News & World Report) July 24, 2018
Changes in the Boardroom July 25, 2018
Chin Weighs in on the History of the Lawsuit That Upended Silicon Valley (The Ringer) May 18, 2018
Civil Rights Lawyer J. Kenneth Lee, Who Fought to Integrate Greensboro Schools, Dead at 94 (News & Record) July 23, 2018
Colorado’s boardrooms are short on women, and that’s bad for business. New effort focuses on teaching “unwritten rules” May 8, 2018
Community Fabric Award Winner Troy Smith ’67 Works Behind the Scenes to Improve Lives (New Bern Sun Journal) April 24, 2018
Companies Are Filling Their Boards With Newbies April 18, 2018
Conley Talks About The Peerenboom v. Perlmutter Case and How It Could Possibly Expand in: How a Legal Brawl Between Two Rich Guys Could Change How We Think About DNA (Gizmodo) June 13, 2018
Constitutional Law Expert M. Gerhardt Breaks Down Justice Kennedy’s Retirement Announcement (Pacific Standard) June 27, 2018
Cooper, Legislature Spend Big on Private Lawyers in Fight over Powers, M. Gerhardt Quoted (WRAL) April 3, 2018
Corporate Board Diversity: Gaining Traction Through Investor Stewardship July 16, 2018
Corporate boards are looking for CEOs who arent old, white men April 18, 2018
Corporate Japan urged to further diversify boardrooms March 14, 2018
Could Impeachment Lead to a Democratic Civil War? M. Gerhardt Weighs In. (WNYC) May 30, 2018
Cover Story: Where are all the women? Tracking America's corporate board seats March 16, 2018
D. Gerhardt Comments on Louboutin's Efforts to Trademarking Red-Soled Shoes (Knowledge @ Wharton) February 21, 2018
Dean Martin Brinkley '92 Plays a Tune on UNC's Arts Everywhere Piano (News & Observer) April 8, 2018
Dean Martin Brinkley '92 Remembers Civil Rights Attorney J. Kenneth Lee '52 (WFDD) July 27, 2018
Denise Long ’89 Named to United Way of North Carolina Board (Blue Ridge Now) March 1, 2018
DOE No Longer Releasing Weekly Title IX Investigation Updates, Posner Comments (Daily Tar Heel) March 26, 2018
Durham Stops Overnight Civil Restraining Orders For DV Victims, Amily McCool '08 Quoted (WUNC) May 15, 2018
Equilar Gender Diversity Index: Q1 2018 May 9, 2018
Even One Woman on the Board Makes a Difference July 21, 2018
Facebook Insiders Sold More Stock Than Usual in the Second Quarter, Hazen Quoted (CNBC) July 26, 2018
Faculty Executive Committee Discusses New Free Speech Policy for Campus (Daily Tar Heel) March 20, 2018
Finding My Flow: How I Developed an Exam Preparation Strategy That Worked for Me — Guest Post by Katie Clarke 3L (Practice Tuesday) July 31, 2018
Former Student Whose Lawsuit Helped Desegregate the University Has Died at 94 (UNC.edu) July 26, 2018
Gary Locklear ‘79 Named Robeson County’s Interim Attorney (The Robesonian) July 2, 2018
Gender Diversity Board Proposal at Constellation Software Gets Largest Backing in Canada, but Still Fails May 1, 2018
Gene Nichol Op-Ed: The 14th Amendment’s Lonely Birthday (News & Observer) July 18, 2018
Gene Nichol: Folt Fails to Carry On a Tradition (Greensboro News & Record) May 20, 2018
Google Says It Will Focus Diversity Efforts on Black, Hispanic Women June 14, 2018
Gurvich: Ensuring Success as a 1L (Law to Fact Podcast) August 14, 2018
Hazen Cited Regarding How Lenient Treatment From the SEC Leaves Misconduct Unchecked (Roll Call) June 21, 2018
Hazen quoted in Forbes article "Senators Ask SEC To Launch Insider Trading Investigation Into Wilbur Ross" (Forbes) June 28, 2018
Hedge Fund Creditor Fails to Derail Puerto Rico ‘Bankruptcy’ - Jacoby Quoted (Bloomberg Law) July 17, 2018
Hirsch Comments on McDonald's Franchise Employees Labor Law Case (Bloomberg) March 17, 2018
Hirsch Op-Ed: Court Rules Against Unions in Janus (Law Professors Blog Network) June 27, 2018
Hirsch Quoted on Workplace Bargaining Power in "The Class Struggle According to Donald Trump" (The New York Times) June 7, 2018
Hirsch Speaks About the Joint Employer Rule (Bloomberg Law) August 16, 2018
Hornstein weighs in on flood insurance (Christian Science Monitor) August 16, 2018
How the CIA’s Secret Torture Program Sparked a Public Reckoning in North Carolina April 19, 2018
How to Get More Women in the Boardroom? Some Try Blunt Force April 25, 2018
In 2005, Josh Lawson '12 Proposed a New Idea for Facebook: Targeted Ads (News and Observer) April 10, 2018
Increased number of women directors a win for Nevada, experts say May 5, 2018
Increased number of women directors a win for Nevada, experts say May 3, 2018
It’ll Cost You $25 to go to This Bar in Chapel Hill. Is That Discrimination? Wilson Quoted (News & Observer) July 13, 2018
J. Kenneth Lee ‘52, Who Was Among the 1st Black Students to Attend UNC at Chapel Hill, Dead at 94 (The Root) July 31, 2018
Jacoby Blog: Corporate Bankruptcy as a Public-Private Partnership (CreditSlips Blog) August 20, 2018
Jacoby Blog: Hurry Up and Wait: The Weinstein Co. Chapter 11 Hearing #6 (Credit Slips) June 25, 2018
Jacoby Blog: Keeping Up With the Appointments Clause: Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Update (Credit Slips) July 13, 2018
Jacoby Blog: Keeping Up With The Contracts Clause: The Supreme Court's Decision in Sveen v. Melin (Credit Slips) July 12, 2018
Jacoby Comments on Bankruptcy Rules Committee Wants Restyling Process Comments (Bloomberg Law) April 26, 2018
Jacoby Comments on the Bizarre Upside-Down Bankruptcy at Mt. Gox (The Verge) March 22, 2018
Jacoby Comments on Uncertain Path for Weinstein Accusers in Ch. 11 Case (Law360) March 30, 2018
Jacoby Explains How Bankruptcy Law Could Keep Money From Weinstein Victims (Washington Post) May 3, 2018
Jacoby Weighs in: "Is Sears' Cashback Promotion a Good Deal or Big Risk?" (TCPalm) July 3, 2018
Jacoby: Notes on The Weinstein Company Bankruptcy's First-Day Hearing: Complexity (Credit Slips) March 26, 2018
Jay Bilas to Speak at UNC Law School Commencement (247 Sports) April 24, 2018
John Conley: The European Union’s GDPR Takes Effect May 25: Are You Ready? (The Privacy Report) May 21, 2018
Karen Popp ‘85, DC Fellow, Honored by Global Investigations Review With Inaugural "Award for Services to Diversity" (American Bar Foundation) July 12, 2018
LA County Backs Move to Mandate California Corporate Board Seats for Women July 24, 2018
Late Greensboro Mayor Jack Elam '52 Served During a Tumultuous Period (News & Record) July 26, 2018
Lau Study Cited: Over 50% of Hongkongers Now Support Same-Sex Marriage (EJ Insight) July 4, 2018
Lauren Harkey ’14 Juries Annual UNC Charlotte Student Juried Art Exhibition (Niner Times) February 28, 2018
Law Students Help with Driver’s License Restoration and Immigration over Spring Break (UNC.edu) March 23, 2018
Law Students Spend Spring Break Expunging Traffic Tickets (WECT) March 14, 2018
Leading Voices for Civil Rights to Gather on May 15 in Durham for Conference on NC’s Broken Criminal Justice System (Progressive Pulse) May 4, 2018
Legislature Approves J. Stanley Carmical ‘80 as Superior Court Judge (The Robesonian) June 28, 2018
Lester Bass '88 is one of 18 Applicants for Florida Judge Vacancy (JAX Daily Record) June 4, 2018
Lincoln County Icon Harvey Jonas ‘42 dies at 99 (Lincoln Times News) June 29, 2018
Lisa Taylor ’16 Story About Overworked Public Defender Is Winner of ABA Journal/Ross Writing Contest (ABA Journal) August 3, 2018
M. Gerhardt Comments on Casey Cagle's Tweet on Delta, the NRA and Tax Breaks. Is It Legal? (PolitiFact Georgia) March 1, 2018
M. Gerhardt Discusses Impeachable Offenses (Forward) March 19, 2018
M. Gerhardt Discusses Missouri Governor Eric Greitens' Political Rise and Fall (AP News) May 31, 2018
M. Gerhardt Discusses Political Implications of Another Supreme Court Justice Appointment from Trump (Newsweek) March 9, 2018
M. Gerhardt Discusses President Trump's Pardon of Dinesh D'Souza (Politifact) May 31, 2018
M. Gerhardt Op-Ed: The Constitution, Like Its Framers, Roundly Rejects An Imperial Presidency (The Hill) June 8, 2018
M. Gerhardt’s Book “The Forgotten Presidents” is on Jeffrey Rosen's Top Five (Wall Street Journal) March 16, 2018
Mark Melrose ’90 is One of Two to File for Superior Court Judge (The Mountaineer) June 20, 2018
Marshall speaks about President Trump's Supreme Court nomination on KPCC's "AirTalk" (KPCC) July 10, 2018
Merriweather '05 Becomes First African American Elected District Attorney in Mecklenburg County (Charlotte Observer) May 8, 2018
Micro-Cap Boards Are Smaller and Less Diverse, Study Finds August 6, 2018
Minnesota Stuck in Neutral After a Decade of Incremental Progress Advancing Women in Corporate Leadership April 5, 2018
Muller Featured in The Order 9066 Podcast: Stories of Japanese Americans Who Protested Their Incarceration and Defied The Pressure to Prove Their Patriotism (APMreports) June 11, 2018
Muller Op-Ed: The Supreme Court Was Right to Overturn Korematsu. Now It Needs to Overrule Hirabayashi (Los Angeles Times) July 3, 2018
NACD is seeking nominations for boards that have made transformative efforts in their oversight of diversity and inclusion April 17, 2018
Nancy Guyton '85 Appointed To Wilmington Housing Authority Board (WilmingtonBiz) August 14, 2018
NC Democratic Chair Wayne Goodwin ’92 Visits Chowan County (Elizabeth City Daily Advance) February 28, 2018
New NACD NXT Initiative Will Encourage and Equip Corporate Boards to Embrace Diversity and Create Value March 22, 2018
New York City Claims Progress on Board Diversity June 27, 2018
Nichol and Hunt '02 Report on Criminalizing Poverty Cited (NC Policy Watch) May 8, 2018
Nichol Comments on the Poor People’s Campaign Relaunch (Christian Science Monitor) May 14, 2018
Nichol Op-Ed: In NC’s Struggling Regions, ‘Folks Feel Like They’ve had the Hell Kicked Out of Them’ (News and Observer) March 29, 2018
Nichol Op-Ed: NC Lawmakers' Push For 'In God We Trust' Is Part of Untrustworthy Pattern (News and Observer) June 22, 2018
Nichol Op-Ed: NC's GOP Legislators Are Back for More Punishing of the Poor (News and Observer) May 24, 2018
Obituary: Harper Johnston "Jack" Elam III ‘52 (Greensboro News & Record) July 22, 2018
Obituary: Richard W. (Dick) Ellis ’69 (News & Record) July 11, 2018
Obituary: William "Bill" Frank Maready ‘58 (Winston-Salem Journal) August 11, 2018
On JPMorgan's Board, Women Are Fewer Than a Few May 5, 2018
Op Ed: Amy Leitner 3L and Jeffrey Nooney 3L Share Tips on How to Avoid Loan Repayment Scams (News & Observer) April 12, 2018
Op Ed: C. Hessick and Rachel Geissler 1L Discuss Pennsylvania Prosecutor Elections (Philadelphia Inquirer) April 11, 2018
Op Ed: Jacoby Comments on the Charleston Gazette-Mail Case and Ice Cube Bonds (Credit Slips) April 4, 2018
Op Ed: Jacoby Writes About the Weinstein Company Chapter 11 Hearings (Credit Slips) April 14, 2018
Papandrea on Panel Discussion for Free Speech on College Campuses (Boston College) March 21, 2018
Papandrea Speaks on First Amendment in the Digital Age Panel (C-SPAN) April 6, 2018
Paul Meggett ‘98 Named General Counsel for Appalachian State University (Appalachian Today) June 5, 2018
Pearl Berlin, North Carolina LGBTQ Icon and Wife of Lennie Gerber '77, Dies at 92 May 18, 2018
President Trump nominates Emin Toro '00 to serve as a Judge on the U.S. Tax Court (The White House). April 11, 2018
Private companies may be a gateway to getting more women on boards July 9, 2018
Regions Recognized for Board Diversity April 14, 2018
Report: Ethnic and Cultural Diversity May Boost Profits July 28, 2018
Ruby L. Powers ‘08 Met With 11 Separated Parents in One Day. What She Heard Is Terrifying. (Mother Jones) July 5, 2018
Salisbury Names Graham Corriher ’12 Full-Time City Attorney (Salisbury Post) April 25, 2018
Sarah Jamison 3L: A Case of ‘Epic’ Proportion for the #MeToo Movement? (Above the Law) May 29, 2018
Scott Holmes ’98 to Receive Partners for Peace Award (Elna B. Spaulding Conflict Resolution Center) March 13, 2018
Shaw on Sharpsburg: A Case Study in Voter Disenfranchisement (WUNC) March 8, 2018
Shaw Op-Ed: Justice Anthony Kennedy’s Race Jurisprudence (SCOTUS Blog) June 29, 2018
Shaw Talks Fourteenth Amendment (Civics 101 Podcast) February 23, 2018
Shaw Talks Ratification of Equal Rights Amendment (WRAL) June 28, 2018
'She Made A Difference.' Former Charlotte Council Member Minette Trosch ’95 Dies (Charlotte Observer) April 27, 2018
Show Us the Money: UNC's Prosecutors and Politics Project Tracks Attorneys' Finances (Daily Tar Heel) February 28, 2018
Silver Linings Playbook: The Weinstein Co. Chapter 11 Hearings #7 (Credit Slips) July 25, 2018
Snow Camp Lawyer Barbara Christy ’83 in Line to Lead State Bar (Times-News) August 1, 2018
State Street’s ‘Fearless’ Advocacy for Board Diversity May 11, 2018
Stephen Dew '16 Awarded USPTO's Patent Pro Bono Achievement Certificate (Patentlyo) May 15, 2018
Suing California: What Washington's move means for future conflicts; M. Gerhardt quoted (Christian Science Monitor) March 9, 2018
Supreme Court to Consider Trump’s Travel Ban, M. Gerhardt Quoted (The Hill) April 21, 2018
Suspended St. Louis Student Settles Case After Lost School Year, Fedders Quoted (St. Louis Dispatch) April 16, 2018
Teen Accuses World-Famous Hospital of 'Medical Kidnapping,' Saver Quoted (CNN) August 16, 2018
The Supreme Court May Revive a Legal Theory Last Used to Strike Down New Deal Laws; C. Hessick Quoted (Slate) March 5, 2018
The Triangle women leading the fight for gender equality on corporate boards March 22, 2018
The Type of Diversity Boardrooms Prize Most Is Age—and They Can't Even Manage That April 25, 2018
'This is Historic': M. Gerhardt Discusses Retirement of Justice Kennedy (ABC 11) June 27, 2018
Thomas Cited as Expert on Gig Economy (TaxProf Blog) May 2, 2018
Thomas Discusses Fees Imposed by Tax Software Companies (Time Money) April 10, 2018
Thomas Discusses Impact of Supreme Court's Decision in Wayfair Case on Amazon's Relocation to NC (WRAL TechWire) June 21, 2018
Tom Ross ’75 Op-Ed: The Time for Redistricting Reform in NC Has Arrived (News & Observer) July 14, 2018
Toys ‘R’ Us Workers Face Harsh Reality in Quest for Severance - Jacoby Quoted (Bloomberg) July 23, 2018
Toys R Us Gift Cards Won't Last Forever, Says Jacoby March 16, 2018
U.S. Rep. Mark Walker's Bill Would Rename a Greensboro Post Office After Plaid-Wearing Predecessor Howard Coble ’62 (Greensboro.com) March 6, 2018
UNC Law Students Help Drivers Get Suspended Licenses Back (WWAY News) March 13, 2018
UNC Law to Help Entrepreneurs - Dean Martin Brinkley '92 Interview (The National Jurist) July 11, 2018
Victims Object to Private Equity Firm Buying Weinstein Company; Jacoby Comments on Bankruptcy (NPR Morning Edition) May 7, 2018
Weidemaier Speaks About Crystallex Court Win Against Venezuela (CNBC) August 10, 2018
What’s ‘Subversive’ About Erecting – or Toppling – A Monument? Nichol Weighs In (Durham Herald Sun) February 23, 2018
Whitley Carpenter ’15 Discusses the Legal Fight Her Client Has After Being Arrested for Illegal Voting (MSNBC) August 17, 2018
Will Employee Perks Survive the Tax Law? Thomas Quoted (Bloomberg BNA) February 21, 2018
Will the Fervor to Impeach Donald Trump Start a Democratic Civil War? M. Gerhardt Quoted (The New Yorker) May 28, 2018
William Richard Purdy ‘75 is recognized by Continental Who's Who as Attorney of The Year (Market Insider) July 9, 2018
Wilson Discusses the South’s Push to Resegregate Its Schools (Bloomberg) April 10, 2018
Women on Bank Boards Lift Performance but Only If There's Enough August 16, 2018
WUNCPolitics Podcast: A Conversation With Bob Orr ’75 (WUNC) March 23, 2018
Wynn Resorts Adds Three Women to Board, Bringing It to 11 Members April 18, 2018
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