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Title Date
UNC Law School Names Raleigh Attorney Brinkley Its New Dean (News and Observer) June 5, 2015
women CEOs but companies still male dominated November 17, 2015
50 Years After US Voting Rights Act, A New Fight for Democracy Demanded; Shaw Quoted (Global Research) August 7, 2015
A Dream Undone: Henry Frye '59 Speaks about Barriers to Voting in the South 50 Years Ago (New York Times Magazine) July 30, 2015
A Landmark, Legacy and Loving in Gay Marriage Decision, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Asheville Citizen-Times) June 27, 2015
A Third of Directors of Britain's 350 Biggest Companies Should Be Women by 2020, Says Former Bank Chief October 29, 2015
Agencies Issue Final Standards for Assessing Diversity Policies and Practices of Regulated Entities June 9, 2015
Anonymous Online Poster Case Sparks Free Speech Debate, Ardia Quoted (Fox News) June 5, 2015
Are Judges Displacing Elected Officials Fixing Troubled Cities' Finances? Jacoby Paper Cited (The Bond Buyer) August 3, 2015
BHP Director Carolyn Hewson Wants 40 Percent Quota for Women on Government Boards October 12, 2015
Birckhead and Pryal '03 on Vulnerable Defendants (CrimProfBlog) July 16, 2015
Birckhead Comments on Consensual Teen Sexting Case (Ars Technica) September 4, 2015
Birckhead Joins Conversation about Mass Incarceration (WUNC) September 29, 2015
Birckhead on the School-to-Prison Pipeline (Everyday Sociology) August 3, 2015
Birckhead Op Ed: Prisoners in Isolation (Casetext) June 19, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: Right to Counsel in Nonpayment Hearings (Law Professors Typepad) August 26, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: Some Courts Recreating Debtors' Prison (Youth Today) September 29, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: We Must Stop Criminalizing Adolescence (Child and Youth Care Network) June 1, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: We Must Stop Criminalizing Adolescence (Youth Today) June 4, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: When a Clock Is Only a Clock: Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline November 9, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: When a Clock is Only a Clock: Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline (Human Rights at Home) October 2, 2015
Birckhead Paper a Resource for Advocates against Solitary (ACLU) November 4, 2015
Birckhead, Kennedy to Speak at UNC Parr Center Forum on Race, Mass Incarceration, and Sentencing in the U.S. November 3, 2015
Birckhead: The New Peonage (Human Rights at Home blog) July 27, 2015
Blacks on Corporate Boards Are Few and Far Between in Philadelphia November 14, 2015
Board Age Limits Continue Upward Trend September 23, 2015
Brinkley '92 Appointed to Newly Created N. C. Commission on the Administration of Law and Justice (City Biz List) September 21, 2015
Brinkley '92 Named Dean of UNC School of Law (Chapelboro) June 6, 2015
Brophy Comments on Building, Mascot Changes in Racism Discussion (Daily Beast) November 2, 2015
Brophy Comments on Handwritten Lawsuit Seeking Reparations for Slavery (Fusion) September 29, 2015
Brophy Op Ed: Is the Confederate Flag Unconstitutional? (The Conversation) June 24, 2015
Brophy Op-Ed: Legislating Confederate Monuments (Winston-Salem Journal) July 23, 2015
Brophy Op-Ed: Why We Shouldn't Pull Down All Those Confederate Memorials (Newsweek) July 10, 2015
Brophy: Go Set a Watchman Reveals America’s Constitutional Conundrum (Time) July 22, 2015
Calpers Pushes Boards to Clear Room for the Young and Ethnic November 13, 2015
Can Gender Quotas Get More Women Into Boardrooms? July 1, 2015
Carl Icahn Is Right on Taxes, Polsky Comments (USA Today) September 29, 2015
Carl M. Short ’68 Reappointed to the Rowan-Cabarrus Board of Trustees (Salisbury Post) July 23, 2015
Chinese companies have more women directors than Indian firms: Study June 14, 2015
Christensen: Hanging with the Right Crowd (like the Class of '48 Study Group) Pays Dividends (News and Observer) November 10, 2015
Civil Rights Groups Seek Federal Probe of NC Solitary Confinement August 11, 2015
Companies find boosting gender diversity in boardrooms a tough call September 7, 2015
Companies with women on the board perform better, report finds September 29, 2015
Countering the "Politics of Forgetting" by Documenting Grassroots Efforts for Accountability for Torture, Weissman (Human Rights at Home) September 30, 2015
D.C. Region Corporate Boards Struggle to Include Women November 11, 2015
Daniel Cole '15 Op-Ed: A Drug Worth a Nobel Prize but Not a Patent (News & Observer) October 31, 2015
Darrell Allison '99 Joins NCCU Board of Trustees (Herald-Sun) June 11, 2015
DaVita CEO promises 'majority diverse' board of directors October 14, 2015
Dean Brinkley '92 Announced as Member of NC Administration Law and Justice Study Commission (NC Commission on the Administration of Law & Justice) September 16, 2015
Death Penalty Case Brings Twelve Weeks of Jury Selection, Muller Quoted (The Dispatch) June 16, 2015
DOJ's 'Ferguson Report' Illustrates Campaign of Terror Against African Americans, Shaw Quoted (San Francisco Bay View) August 10, 2015
Dorosin Comments on Environmental Racism Complaints Case Against EPA (Alternet) September 18, 2015
Dorosin Comments on Environmental Racism Complaints Case Against EPA (Center for Public Integrity) August 3, 2015
Eichner Op-Ed: The New Child Abuse Panic (New York Times) July 11, 2015
Electrolux Lashes out over Opposition to GE Deal, Chin Quoted (Charlotte Observer) July 1, 2015
Emails Give Reason for Anxiety About UNC After Ross, Birckhead Comments (The Appalachian) August 27, 2015
Equal Justice Remains Elusive for the Poor, UNC Human Rights Policy Seminar Study Says (Al Jazeera America) June 29, 2015
Exoneree, Rosen '77 Fight For Criminal Justice Reform (The Technician) September 25, 2015
Fedders Quoted in "End the School-to-Prison Pipeline" Column (Washington Post) August 22, 2015
Fedders Weighs in on Police Officers in Schools (WNCN) October 27, 2015
Federal Complaint Accuses Harnett Schools of Racial Discrimination, Haddix Comments (WUNC) November 17, 2015
Firms Adopting Diversity Policies but Few Commit to Targets for Women on Boards June 16, 2015
Fitbit Counts on Women as Device Buyers, Just Not Board Members June 18, 2015
Flatt Quoted Regarding Carbon Rule Delay (WFAE) July 2, 2015
For the first time, a woman is NC’s highest paid CEO June 20, 2015
For the Love of the Law and Community Service: Tony Hornthal '63 Q&A (Daily Advance) August 22, 2015
Former Congressman Howard J. Coble '62 Dies (News and Observer) November 4, 2015
Former Dancing Deer CEO Trish Karter Pushing for More Women on Corporate Boards July 20, 2015
Former Governors Give Audience an Education, Michael Jones 2L Quoted (The Daily Tar Heel) September 16, 2015
Former UNC-Chapel Hill Head William B. Aycock '48 Dies At 99 (Washington Post) June 22, 2015
Gender Diversity in the Boardroom: Moving from the Why to the How September 16, 2015
Gene Nichol Highlights Challenges of Poverty (The Appalachian) September 15, 2015
Georgia Residents Decry Land-Buying Tactics, Brophy Comments (Charlotte Observer) June 7, 2015
Halifax County Attorneys File Response (Daily Herald) November 4, 2015
How A Right-Wing Political Machine Is Dismantling Higher Education in N.C.; Birckhead, Boger, Dorosin and Nichol Quoted (The Nation) June 8, 2015
Illinois passed Board Diversity Resolution May 30, 2015
In Nebraska, the Push Is on to Add More Women to the Boardroom November 24, 2015
Increased Board Turnover Likely to Drive Board Diversity September 8, 2015
Increased Board Turnover Likely to Drive Board Diversity - See more at: August 11, 2015
Inside Florida business: Smart corporate leaders value women as board members November 10, 2015
Jackson Hires Heather Baker '93 for New Attorney Position (Smoky Mountain News) August 12, 2015
Jacoby Detroit Bankruptcy Draft Article Receives Praise on Jotwell (Journal of Things We Like Lots) October 28, 2015
Jail Seeks Humane, Sustainable Design, Weissman Comments (Daily Tar Heel) September 23, 2015
Jim Delany '73: Proud of UNC Roots, Big Ten Accomplishments (News and Observer) September 29, 2015
Jim Melo '06 Shares Inspiring Story in CNN Series: I'm No 'Anchor Baby,' I'm Jim Melo -- an Ivy League-Educated Lawyer (CNN) October 15, 2015
John Willardson '72 Honored By NC Bar Association (Wilkes Journal-Patriot) June 22, 2015
Joining a company’s board could come down to skills June 21, 2015
Judicial Profile Judge Allen Baddour '97 (Attorney at Law Magazine) June 9, 2015
Just 35 Percent of Male Directors Think Having a Female Board Member Is 'Very Important' October 6, 2015
Kennedy Comments on Chapel Hill Shooting (New Yorker) June 22, 2015
Kennedy Op-Ed: At UNC, Tough Questions Not Yet Asked About Williams (News and Observer) June 5, 2015
Kennedy Op-Ed: How to Save a Life (News and Observer) July 13, 2015
Kentucky Environmental Sanctions Plummet under Gov. Beshear, Flatt Comments (WFPL) November 9, 2015
Krause: Some Thoughts from a Health Lawyer on King v. Burwell (Hamilton Griffin blog) June 25, 2015
Lack of Diverse Boardroom Thinking Is Cramping Companies, Study Shows August 4, 2015
Lau Comments: Same-Sex Couples Still Face Obstacles with Adoption (Daily Tar Heel) October 6, 2015
Lawyer Sues over Anonymous Online Review in Case with First Amendment Overtones, Ardia Comments (Tampa Bay Times) May 29, 2015
'Leaky pipeline' just excuse for major diversity problem, Pinterest engineer says June 17, 2015
Legal Experts Question State of Texas' Immunity Claim, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Texas Tribune) July 29, 2015
Legal Experts Say Court Ruling Has Mixed Messages, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Winston-Salem Journal) June 27, 2015
Letter: Faculty Defend Literature of 9/11 (Daily Tar Heel) September 15, 2015
Longtime Chief District Court Judge James Lanning '67 Had Civil Rights Background (Charlotte Observer) July 10, 2015
Low representation of women on boards in Singapore: Survey June 24, 2015
M. Gerhardt Comments on Ben Carson's Claim That No Signer of the Declaration of Independence Held Office (Politifact) November 8, 2015
M. Gerhardt Comments on License Plate Case (WFAE) June 22, 2015
M. Gerhardt Discusses Supreme Court Landmark Case Youngstown Sheet and Tube v. Sawyer (C-SPAN) November 16, 2015
M. Gerhardt Leads Podcast Discussion on Obamacare, Kim Davis, and Religious Exemptions (National Constitution Center) September 16, 2015
M. Gerhardt Weighs in on Possible Senate Impeachment of EPA's McCarthy (Bloomberg) September 16, 2015
Marrow Donor Drive Draws Young, Old, UNC Legend Judge Carl Fox '78 (WRAL) July 17, 2015
Mary Irvine '11: Young Lawyers Start Career Paths by Embracing Pro Bono (NC State Bar Journal) June 1, 2015
McKinney '89 Offers Tips for Talking to Students in Distress (Chronicle Vitae) October 2, 2015
Memphis City Council Tries to Dig Up the Past, Brophy Comments (The Weekly Standard) July 29, 2015
Menendez’ Survey Highlights Corporate America’s Diversity Problem June 2, 2015
Migrant Crisis Felt Domestically and Abroad, Weissman quoted (The Daily Tar Heel) September 16, 2015
MINING THE METRICS November 4, 2015
Missouri Protests Have Parallels To '90s UNC Protests, Orr Comments (Daily Tar Heel) November 11, 2015
More Police Go To Trial In Killings, But Convictions Remain Rare, Birckhead Comments (Wall Street Journal) September 23, 2015
More than Half of NC's Counties Have Confederate Monuments, Brophy Interviewed (WUNC) June 26, 2015
More women on tech boards, but industry lags November 14, 2015
Most Restaurant Chains Lacking When It Comes to Board Gender Diversity November 5, 2015
NC Officials Differ on Marriage Ruling, But Agree It's the Law; Hirsch Quoted (Asheville Citizen-Times) June 26, 2015
Nearly 30 Percent of New Board Members Appointed This Past Year Were Women, Study Finds July 28, 2015
New CEO's Gender May Affect Company Performance, Study Finds October 20, 2015
New Law Course at UNC Delves Into Sexual Violence (Daily Tar Heel) October 27, 2015
New Publication Covers Tools, Risks Related To Coastal Hazards and Social Vulnerability June 16, 2015
New study shows 22% of new board directors in Alberta are women September 23, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: Being Repulsed by the Charleston Shootings Is the Easy Part (News and Observer) July 11, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: Cuts to Legal Aid an Injustice to North Carolina’s Poor (News and Observer) October 24, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: NC Teachers Being 'Voluntarily Exploited' (News and Observer) August 30, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: Op-Ed: An NC Tax Plan That's an Exercise in Villainy (News and Observer) September 24, 2015
NLRB Ruling Redefining 'Employer' Could Have Big Impact, Hirsch Quoted (NBC News) August 28, 2015
Only Nine Hispanic CEOs at Top 500 Companies September 9, 2015
Organizations vie to help women climb corporate ladder September 20, 2015
Orth Op-Ed: Our Hobson's Choice on Retention Elections in North Carolina (News and Observer) June 25, 2015
Penelope Hefner '07 to Lead Monroe Branch of Sodoma Law (Charlotte Business Journal) July 28, 2015
Philanthropic Attorney Lauren Lewis '07 Wins Young Lawyer of the Year (Charlotte Observer) July 23, 2015
Podcast feat. Ted Shaw: Is the Constitution Color-Blind? (Constitution Daily) October 15, 2015
Police Drop Charges Against Man Who Recorded Arrest, Ardia Comments (News and Observer) May 29, 2015
Political Notebook: Nichol Delivers Fiery Speech to Rowan Democrats (Salisbury Post) June 27, 2015
Professors Sharply Divided On Birthright Citizenship, Shaw Quoted (The College Fix) August 25, 2015
Progress Slowing for Women on Corporate Boards October 1, 2015
Push for More Women on Business Boards August 13, 2015
PwC Study Finds Key Differences May 31, 2015
Remembering Horace Stacy '56, Lumberton, NC (News and Observer) November 21, 2015
Rep. Pat Haddad resolution calls for more woman on corporate boards October 21, 2015
Representation of women on boards varies by industry, company size: report September 28, 2015
Reversing a Trend, Instacart Checks Out Part-Timers; Hirsch Comments (Marketplace) June 22, 2015
Rhetoric Affects Immigrant Reform Efforts, Weissman quoted (Fayetteville Observer) September 16, 2015
Roper investors shake up the 'old boys club' in the boardroom June 15, 2015
Ruling Says Uber Driver Must Be Treated as Employee; Hirsch Comments (San Jose Mercury News) June 17, 2015
Russian Loan Looms as Threat to Ukraine Bailout, Weidemaier quoted (Radio Free Europe) September 16, 2015
Sarah Parker '69 Honored with Distinguished Alumna Award at University Day October 12, 2015
School Board Meets Thursday on Superintendent, Ardia Comments on Closed Session Meetings (The Robesonian) August 6, 2015
Seattle Might Try Something Crazy to Let Uber Drivers Unionize, Hirsch Comments (Washington Post) August 31, 2015
Second Round of Sterilization Victim Settlements Due in November, Haddix Comments (Daily Tar Heel) October 4, 2015
Senate Budget Calls For Repeal of CON, COPA Laws; Saver Quoted (Blue Ridge Times-News) June 28, 2015
Senate to biz: Increase gender diversity on boards of directors July 30, 2015
Service Jobs, Uber Drivers Blur Lines Between Job Categories, Hirsch Quoted (National Public Radio) June 26, 2015
Shaw Op-Ed: Voting Against Discrimination: The Crucial Step America Took 50 Years Ago to Affirm Its Democratic Values Is Under Unprecedented Assault August 2, 2015
Shaw Reads Frederick Douglass' July 4th Speech (Chapelboro) July 2, 2015
Shaw Speaks at Voting Rights Teach-In (The Chronicle) July 16, 2015
Shaw to Present on Racial Justice at Rockford University (Rockford Register Star) June 7, 2015
Should banks tie bonuses to the number of women in senior roles? November 4, 2015
Should Banks Tie Bonuses to the Number of Women in Senior Roles? November 4, 2015
Smith Comments on 'Personality-Driven Death Penalty' in Louisiana (New York Times) July 8, 2015
Social Services Board Elects First Female African-American Chair Arnita Dula '01 (Hickory Record) July 23, 2015
Special Visa for Immigrant Victims of Crime Proves Controversial, Weissman Comments (National Public Radio) July 10, 2015
Spencer Stuart U.S. Board Index 2015 November 17, 2015
Still Not Enough Women in Singapore Boardrooms August 30, 2015
Suit Accuses Duke, UNC of Antitrust Violation, Hirsch Comments (Daily Tar Heel) August 27, 2015
Super funds take on ASX 200 boards with no women July 10, 2015
Supreme Court's Fair Housing Ruling Could Boost Revitalization, Shaw Quoted (Next City) June 26, 2015
Survey: Many women execs don't want to be large-company CEO July 12, 2015
Tar Heel of the Week: M. Gerhardt Tackles Constitutional Questions (News and Observer) July 12, 2015
The Crimes of Children; Birckhead Scholarship Cited (The Atlantic) August 10, 2015
The Ferguson Report One Year After Michael Brown and the Urban Rebellion (Modern Ghana) August 4, 2015
The Ferguson Report. Part 1: Breathing While Black, and Other Offenses, Shaw Quoted (Who What Why Blog) July 29, 2015
The Last Frontier: Women in the Boardroom October 22, 2015
The One Place It's OK to Be Old Is in the Boardroom August 21, 2015
The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs May 29, 2015
The Top Six Reasons Women Don’t Make It to the Executive Suite June 15, 2015
The Trend Towards Board Term Limits Is Based on Faulty Logic May 31, 2015
These are the 12 major companies that still don’t have women on their boards August 12, 2015
Total Recall: Diversity enters the fourth dimension in the boardroom and beyond June 3, 2015
Transactions Attorney Brinkley '92 Tapped as North Carolina Law Dean (National Law Journal) June 16, 2015
Triad Lawyer Kearns Davis '95 to Serve as President of North Carolina Bar Association (Triad Business Journal) June 22, 2015
U.S. companies take grassroots approach when it comes to ensuring gender equity on corporate boards June 28, 2015
UNC Law Professor Eric Muller Addresses Syrian Crisis (WNCN) November 19, 2015
Verizon Drops Call for Contracts, Ardia Comments (Daily Tar Heel) August 26, 2015
Very Few Women in Africa's Corporate Boardrooms June 30, 2015
Voter ID Law Still Faces Pushback After Legislative Changes, Nichol referenced (The Daily Tar Heel) September 16, 2015
Wade Smith '63 Receives NCBA Judge John J. Parker Award (NC Bar Association) June 22, 2015
We Can’t Avoid America’s Confederate History by Removing It from View, Brophy Quoted (Dallas Morning News) July 22, 2015
Weddings: Margaret Pishko and Michael Sandwith (The Tennessean) June 7, 2015
Wegner Comments in Case of Postal Worker Killed by Tree (Charlotte Observer) June 22, 2015
Weissman Explains New Anti 'Sanctuary' Law (News and Observer) November 3, 2015
Well-Known Triad Attorney L. Worth Holleman Jr. '74 Dies (Triad Business Journal) September 16, 2015
What Are the Effects of Durham County Jail's 'Lock Back'? Weissman Study Cited (WUNC) July 10, 2015
What Does the SCOTUS Fair Housing Decision Mean for North Carolina? Civil Rights Staff Attorney Elizabeth Haddix '98 Interviewed (WUNC) June 30, 2015
White males still dominate corporate boardrooms, Menendez survey finds June 3, 2015
Why Companies Need To Build More Diverse Boards August 11, 2015
Why Corporate Boards Are Picking Women to Fill Cybersecurity Posts October 22, 2015
William Barber III 2L Speaks at Formation of NAACP Youth Council Rally (Daily Tar Heel) October 25, 2015
With Enforcement Lax, Kentucky Waterways Appear More Polluted, Flatt Comments (WFPL) November 11, 2015
Women Filling More Board Seats As Companies Cast a Wider Net August 10, 2015
Women Gain Seats on Company Boards of Directors November 12, 2015
Women in the Boardroom: Slow Progress on a Global Basis November 5, 2015
Women Joining but Not Leading Boardrooms Globally, Study Shows June 10, 2015
Women on boards: 3 myths and 3 ways for women to get ahead November 4, 2015
Women on US boards November 4, 2015
Women, Minorities Making Gains on Canadian Corporate Boards: Report November 19, 2015
Worldpay and Hastings under fire over all-male boards September 20, 2015
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