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Charlotte Event Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act, Shaw Speaks (Lake Wylie Pilot) July 1, 2014
Deadline Passes for Filing Eugenics Claims in NC (Daily Tar Heel) July 7, 2014
Jacoby, UNC Study: Foreclosure 70% Less Likely for Homeowners Filing Bankruptcy (National Mortgage News) May 23, 2014
Linda McGee '73 Named Chief Judge of N.C. Court of Appeals (Hickory Daily Record) July 26, 2014
Margaret Heyward, Only Woman in Class of 1943, Dies at 96 July 14, 2014
Patricia Timmons-Goodson '79 Appointed to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (News and Observer) July 27, 2014
Regional Banks Are Dipping Their Toes into a Market Once Dominated by Wall Street, Omarova Quoted (Business Insider Australia) May 16, 2014
Six UNC Law Alumni Honored by NCBA with Citizen Lawyer Awards (NCBA) June 25, 2014
Southern Schools Reckon with Unsavory Remnants of the Past, Brophy Quoted (Al Jazeera America) July 21, 2014
Adam Searing '94 Op-Ed: Health Care for the Needy (News and Observer) May 10, 2014
Advocates, Center for Civil Rights Say More Time Needed to Seek Out NC Sterilization Victims (Reuters) June 25, 2014
Alec Peters '87 on Quest to Make Star Trek Movie on a Kickstarter Budget (Wired) July 22, 2014
American Apparel names first woman to board: Who is Colleen Brown? July 24, 2014
American Apparel's first female board member knows her new gig will be a challenge August 6, 2014
Ardia Comments on Doctors Challenges With Online Ratings (Modern Healthcare) March 1, 2014
Ardia Comments on How a Landmark Libel Case is Relevant in the Digital Age (Associated Press) March 8, 2014
Argentina and the Holdouts: A Fight Without a Hero; Weidemaier Quoted (The Economist) August 15, 2014
Argentina Defiant Against Supreme Court on Bond Payments, Weidemaier Comments (New York Times) June 12, 2014
Argentina's Debt Case Outcome Not Necessarily Unique, Says Weidemaier (Financial Times, subscription required) August 6, 2014
Article on “What Types of Companies Have Female and Foreign Directors” by Masayuki Morikawa discusses the determinants of the presence and the number of female and foreign directors among Japanese com July 1, 2014
Audio: Brophy Tackles the Topic on Reparations for African Americans (WILS 1320) June 11, 2014
Birckhead Op-Ed: Students Help Keep Juvenile Court and Other Youth-Service Providers Honest (JJIE) May 26, 2014
Birckhead Op-Ed: The Prison of Poverty Will Continue to Fill the Prison of Crime (JJIE) May 28, 2014
Board Directors Are Extending Their Tenures April 2, 2014
Boards need more women – mine too April 29, 2014
Broome: Women, Minorities - And Lawyers - Scarce on Corporate Boards (Daily Report) June 18, 2014
Brophy and Haddix Quoted in "Eugenics: The Final Chapter Parts I, II & III" (TWC News) June 27, 2014
Brophy Comments on History of Campus Building Named for Slavery-Era Leader (Inside HigherEd) May 5, 2014
Brophy Joins On-Air Panel Discussion: Should Europe Pay Reparations to the Caribbean? (Al Jazeera America) May 14, 2014
Brophy Op-Ed: Who Would Pay, and Why? (New York Times) June 8, 2014
Brophy Quoted in "Eugenics: The Final Chapter Parts I, II & III" (TWC News) June 27, 2014
Budget Provision Will Insulate State Legislation from Legal Challenges, Dorosin Comments (IndyWeek) August 13, 2014
Budgets Slash Legal Aid for Poorest Citizens, Poverty Center Report Cited (Indy Week) June 12, 2014
Burk Featured: Are You a Smokin' Bucketful of Awesome? (American Lawyer, subscription required) July 18, 2014
Business Partnerships With Men Often Don't Benefit Women April 7, 2014
CCR Report Says County Still Suffers from Segregation (Lexington Dispatch) May 1, 2014
Center for Civil Rights Study Prompts Events to Mark National Affordable Homeownership Month (Lexington Dispatch) June 3, 2014
Center for Civil Rights, Law Students Hold Clinic for Sterilization Victims (Daily Reflector) May 21, 2014
Civil Rights Act Spurred Rise of 'The University of the People' (University Gazette) June 3, 2014
Columbia Professor Ted Shaw Tapped for UNC Center for Civil Rights (Herald-Sun) April 14, 2014
Conservatives Owe Much to Goldwater's Presidential Bid, Crayton Comments (USA Today) April 13, 2014
corporate boards rein in risk, good for shareholders July 30, 2014
Coyle and Hazen Offer Suggestions for Senate Bill to Modernize NC's Business Court (National Law Review) June 14, 2014
D. Gerhardt Featured in "How to Save Our Public Schools in 5 Minutes a Day" (Women AdvaNCe) May 21, 2014
D. Gerhardt Interviewed About Education and Salary Town Hall Meeting with Legislators (Chapelboro) April 21, 2014
Detriot Free Press Reports on Bankruptcy Judge Ruling in Detroit Swaps Saga; Jacoby Comments April 10, 2014
Detroit Revs Up for Approval of Bankruptcy Plan, Jacoby Weighs In (Reuters) July 25, 2014
DiversityInc Top 50 Heralds the Greatest Achievements in Diversity for 2014 April 23, 2014
Dorosin Talks 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education (WUNC's The State of Things) June 26, 2014
Dorosin, Panel Discuss Civil Rights 50 Years After Landmark Law (Star News) July 1, 2014
Dorosin: Judge's Ruling Means All 'Moral Monday' Cases Should Be Dropped (Chapelboro) August 4, 2014
Educator Vivian Connell '13 with Lou Gehrig's Wants to Takes Students on Life-Changing Trip (Herald-Sun) April 15, 2014
Eichner Comments on Potential End to NC Same-Sex Marriage Ban (News and Observer) April 4, 2014
Eichner on Lawsuit to Speed Timeline on NC Same-Sex Marriage Ban Challenge (News and Observer) April 9, 2014
Even Scandinavia Has a CEO Gender Gap May 21, 2014
Extraordinary Rendition: The Petition for an Apology from the U.S. to an Italian Citizen Unjustly Detained (La Repubblica) July 9, 2014
Fannie Mae CEO Comments on Housing Reform at UNC Law Banking Institute (Charlotte Observer) April 3, 2014
Fedders Rebuts Bill That Would Try Juveniles as Adults (Indy Week) May 7, 2014
Fedders: No (More) Youth in the Criminal System (Youth Justice North Carolina) May 4, 2014
Five Questions for Tamar Birckhead (Clinical Law Prof Blog) May 14, 2014
Flatt on NC and Climate Change, Part 1: Republican Leaders Stop Preparation (WFAE) May 29, 2014
Flatt on NC and Climate Change, Part 2: The Top Threats (WFAE) May 29, 2014
Flatt Says Power Plant Emissions Reduction Goal Achievable for N.C. (WFAE) June 3, 2014
Florida County Sheriff's Office Differs With Immigrant Advocates on U Visa, Weissman Comments (The Ledger) June 26, 2014
Gender Diversity Among CEOs At The Largest Companies Inches Upward May 18, 2014
Gender Target Aims to Transform Malaysian Boards, But May Take Time July 21, 2014
Gene Nichol Speaks Loudly, Just Not for UNC April 12, 2014
General Dynamics exec now among highest-paid women CEOs March 18, 2014
Generational turning point for women to GET ON BOARD April 1, 2014
Gilbert '09 Letter to the Editor: Raleigh's R-Line Subsidy May Run Afoul of Federal Law (News and Observer) July 28, 2014
GM Spares Its Top Lawyer but Not Those Below Him, Burk Quoted (Reuters) June 6, 2014
Grads Unable to Submit Completed Bar Exams Due to Software Glitch, Satie Munn '14 Quoted (Fox News) July 30, 2014
Haddix '98 Op-Ed: Johnston School Board Can Use Diversity Assignments to Help Smithfield-Selma (News and Observer) April 24, 2014
Haddix and others comment on the US Department of Education's priorities in Promoting Diversity (National Coalition on School Diversity) July 23, 2014
Haddix Op-Ed: Sterilization Compensations Falls Short (Laurinburg Exchange) August 14, 2014
Haddix Weighs in on Sterilization Compensation Deadline (Triad City Beat) June 18, 2014
Haddix: How Forced Sterilization Took Hold in North Carolina (MSNBC) June 27, 2014
Hazen Comments on Future Prosecutions after Insider Trading Acquittal (PBS Frontline) July 10, 2014
Hazen: Ruling a Setback for Prosecutors in Insider Case (Wall Street Journal, subscription required) July 3, 2014
Hirsch Comments on the Northwestern Wildcats Labor Decision and Challenging the Power of the NCAA (International Business Times) March 28, 2014
Hirsch Discusses NCAA Athletes Labor Decision (WNCN) March 26, 2014
Hirsch Quoted in Daily Beast on Obama's Relationship with Labor April 10, 2014
Hirsch Quoted on Obama Workforce Actions (Associated Press) April 6, 2014
Holdout Creditors in Detroit Bankruptcy Question Secret Order, Jacoby Comments (Reuters) June 18, 2014
Honda appoints first female board member February 24, 2014
Hong Kong Board Rooms Still Lacking in Women, Says Study March 5, 2014
Hornstein Says Cap is a Blow to Student Aid (Herald-Sun) August 2, 2014
How Smart Girls Get On Corporate Boards May 19, 2014
How the Vietnam War Made Female CEOs Better Than Men March 31, 2014
If Argentina Defaults, Then What? Weidemaier Quoted (Wall Street Journal) July 29, 2014
Jacoby Article "Detroit: So Many Questions" Featured on Credit Slips Blog May 20, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Deadline for Bankruptcy Eligibility Challenges (Detroit News) July 29, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Detroit Bankruptcy Case (Detroit Free Press) April 28, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Detroit Bankruptcy Vote Results (Detroit Free Press) July 11, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Detroit's Plan of Adjustment Trial (Detroit Free Press) July 13, 2014
Jacoby Quoted on Legality of Bankrupt Detroit's Proposed "Grand Bargain" (Bloomberg Law/BNA, subscription required) June 28, 2014
Jacoby Quoted: Detroit's Bankruptcy Judge to Tour City Before Hearing Case (Daily Bankruptcy Review, subscription required) June 27, 2014
Jacoby Quoted: What to Expect in Detroit's $18-billion Bankruptcy Vote (Detroit Free Press) July 11, 2014
Jacoby: Pension Deals Make Sale of DIA Art Less Likely, Still Possible (Detroit Free Press) April 17, 2014
Jesse Jackson calls out Apple and other tech companies for lack of racial diversity March 19, 2014
Jesse Jackson calls out Apple and other tech companies for lack of racial diversity March 19, 2014
Kinston's The Free Press Covers UNC Center for Civil Rights Report April 5, 2014
Krause Explains: Mortgage Whistleblower Stands Alone as U.S. Won't Join Lawsuit (Bloomberg) April 28, 2014
Krause: Thoughts from a Health Lawyer on Hobby Lobby (Hamilton and Griffin Blog) July 2, 2014
Lennie Gerber '77 and Spouse of 48 Years Fight NC Marriage Ban (Washington Post) August 14, 2014
Locklear 2L Raises DC's Awareness of Native American Tribal Issues (Charlotte Observer) June 13, 2014
Locklear 2L Selected for 2014 Native American Congressional Internship (Herald-Sun) May 26, 2014
Longtime Law Professor Leaves Enduring Legacy as Teacher, Scholar and Champion of Equal Opportunity (University Gazette) June 3, 2014
M. Gerhardt Comments on Obama's Judicial Legacy on NPR March 21, 2014
M. Gerhardt Quoted in Op-Ed: Palin Right About Impeaching Obama (Washington Post) July 15, 2014
M. Gerhardt Weighs In on 'Hobby Lobby' Ruling (WCHL) June 30, 2014
Marshall Participates in Colby College Forum on Privacy, Security (Kennebec Journal) April 6, 2014
McCrory Appoints Mark Martin '88 Chief Justice of NC Supreme Court (WRAL) August 18, 2014
Meet the 'Encyclopedia to the Legislature' Gerry Cohen '75 (WUNC) August 18, 2014
Mike Leonard '78 Conserves Land Across Southeast, Featured as Tar Heel of the Week (News and Observer) August 2, 2014
MOOCs Remain on Carolina Drawing Board; Prof. Hornstein Comments (University Gazette) February 25, 2014
More Michigan women need to set sights on corporate board positions, says author April 2, 2014
Mosteller Comments on Detention and Predation in North Carolina (Pacific Standard) April 29, 2014
Musk Spaceship Hunted by Singer for 7% Payday over Argentine Credit; Weidemaier Comments (Bloomberg) March 16, 2014
Myers '98 Comments on Durham Police Bonus Payments to Informants (IndyWeek) March 12, 2014
Myers '98 Gives A Glimpse into how Federal Corruption Cases Proceed (WFAE) March 28, 2014
Myers '98 on Why the Patrick Cannon Sting Took So Long (Charlotte Observer) March 31, 2014
Myers '98 Says Former Charlotte Mayor Faces Difficult Defense in Corruption Case (Charlotte Observer) April 26, 2014
NAACP's Sherrilyn Ifill Answered Your Brown v. Board of Education Questions (MSNBC) May 20, 2014
New Hanover ADA Lindsey Roberson '07 Receives Award from UNC Law (Star News) April 10, 2014
New Rockingham Attorney Holly Smith '13 Advocates for Less Fortunate (Pee Dee Post) June 4, 2014
Nichol Op-Ed: Higher Wages the Key to Escaping NC Poverty (News and Observer) August 13, 2014
Nichol Op-Ed: Law Takes a Beating in NC Voucher Saga June 21, 2014
Nichol Op-Ed: The NC GOP and the Politics of Exclusion (News and Observer) May 24, 2014
Nichol Speaks on Poverty at North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus (Charlotte Post) April 10, 2014
Nichol: NC Must Struggle for Decency on Five Fronts (Op-Ed) March 22, 2014
Not Walking the Walk on Board Diversity May 31, 2014
Omarova Uses Her Expertise to Make Finance More 'Public Minded' (University Gazette) February 25, 2014
PG&E director calls for diversity in Bay Area corporate boardrooms February 24, 2014
Polich '12: Where Child Care Fits into New NC Job Picture (News and Observer) July 31, 2014
Polsky Comments on Abusive Fee Practices by Private Equity Firms (Financial Times, subscription required) July 13, 2014
Polsky Comments on Private Equity Tax Strategies of Illinois Governor Nominee (Chicago Tribune) July 2, 2014
Poverty Spreads Across Mecklenburg, NC; Nichol Comments (Charlotte Observer) August 2, 2014
Prescription for Bad Medicine? Saver Comments (News and Record) April 12, 2014
Press Release: More Women Than Ever on Corporate Boards April 22, 2014
Private sector commitment must for gender diversity on boards: EY August 18, 2014
Prof. Birckhead Op-Ed: When Reform Fails on State Level, Turn to Local Advocates March 17, 2014
Prof. D. Gerhardt Comments on How Copyright Law Affects Course Readings (Daily Tar Heel) March 16, 2014
Prof. Klinefelter Quoted on UNC Junior's Tinder Identity Thief Saga April 10, 2014
Prof. Lau Participates in Conference Focusing on Intersectionality in the South March 12, 2014
Prof. Orth quoted in TIME on the Law of "Finders-Keepers" and What Happens When You Find Buried Treasure February 26, 2014
Prof. Rob Smith Quoted on Racial Disparities in Capital Sentencing in Buzzfeed February 25, 2014
Prof. Wilson Comments on Outside Group's Complaint Regarding UNC Athletics April 10, 2014
Professor Deborah Gerhardt Comments on LendingTree Patent Case in Bloomberg Businessweek March 9, 2014
Proposals Would Do Little to Limit Mug Shot Publications, Ardia Comments (WRAL) June 23, 2014
Prosecutors' Approach to Insider Trading Cases after Rajaratnam Acquittal Unlikely to Change, Says Hazen (Wall Street Journal, subscription required) July 9, 2014
Province to ask firms for targets for women in their boardrooms July 21, 2014
Pryal: ‘She’s So Schizophrenic!’: How Not to Alienate Your Colleagues with Psychiatric Disabilities (Vitae) July 9, 2014
Pryal: Disclosure Blues: Should You Tell Your Colleagues About Your Mental Illness? (Vitae) June 13, 2014
Pryal: Shattering the Madness Monolith: On the Intersections of Race, Gender, and Psychiatric Disability (Vitae) July 31, 2014
Pryal: The Worst Part of the Bar Exam: It’s Time to Drop the Mental Health Questions (Slate) August 7, 2014
Pryal: When Failure Is Not an Option (Dorf on Law Blog) August 1, 2014
Reginald Shuford '91 Earns 2014 Minority Business Leader Award (Philadelphia Business Journal) August 8, 2014
Rivals Pounce on Overblown Ad Claims, D. Gerhardt Comments on False Advertising Lawsuits (Wall Street Journal) May 14, 2014
Ruling on Argentina's Debt May Give Creditors More Power, Weidemaier Comments (New York Times) June 16, 2014
Sallie Krawcheck, Pax World to Partner on Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Index Fund (PXWEX) June 4, 2014
Shale Revolution Lures Trading Houses to U.S. Energy Assets, Omarova Comments (Bloomberg) April 30, 2014
Shaw and Sotomayor Talk Wealth Disparity at Annual American Constitution Society Convention (National Law Journal) June 20, 2014
Shaw Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act with Keynote Address (Charlotte Observer) July 1, 2014
Shaw Follows His Late Friend in Directing Civil-Rights Center (Chronicle of Higher Education) June 16, 2014
Shaw Speaks at 50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act Event in Charlotte (Charlotte Observer) June 28, 2014
Shaw Speaks at Wesleyan Commencement, Endorses Value of Affirmative Action (The Courant) May 25, 2014
Sterlization Claims' Slow Approval, Haddix Quoted (Charlotte Post) August 15, 2014
Students Attempting to Rename Buildings Named After Slavery-Era Figures, Brophy Weighs in (University Herald) May 5, 2014
Study: Why It's So Difficult to Break the Glass Ceiling; Broome Comments (Marketplace NPR) July 24, 2014
Supreme Court is Backstop for Right, M. Gerhardt Quoted (The Hill) July 4, 2014
Supreme Court Says Lexmark May Be Liable For Attacking Printer-Cartridge Rivals; D. Gerhardt's Research Mentioned (Forbes) March 25, 2014
Teacher with ALS, Vivian Connell '13, Raises $15,000 for Field Trip (News and Observer) April 28, 2014
Tesla names Juniper Networks' Denholm first woman board member August 6, 2014
The Crumbling Case Against Women on U.S. Boards April 17, 2014
The Incredible Shrinking Statistic: Female Bank CEOs June 19, 2014
Thomas Explains Law in Selling of Lottery Tickets to Avoid Taxes (Boston Globe) August 5, 2014
Three local companies on best companies for women list March 3, 2014
U.S. Representative Mike McIntyre '81 Retires after Nine Terms, Focuses on His Future (Daily Tar Heel) April 20, 2014
UNC Cancer Pro Bono Project Recognized (Daily Tar Heel) July 14, 2014
UNC Center for Civil Rights Attorneys on "The Ugly Truth About School Vouchers" (Op-Ed) February 21, 2014
UNC Center on Civil Rights, Other Groups Say Raleigh Housing Authority Plans Will Create 'Less Opportunity, More Segregation' February 24, 2014
UNC Committee Will Ask Its Brand Licensees to Promote Safe Labor in Bangladesh; Center for Civil Rights Attorney Haddix '98 Comments March 3, 2014
UNC Law Alumnus, Democratic Minority Leader, and State Senator Martin Nesbitt '73: A Remembrance (WUNC) March 7, 2014
UNC Law School Dean Talks About Decision to Step Down After 9 Years (Chapelboro) May 21, 2014
UNC Poverty Center Study Cited in Article on Metro Mayors Discussion of Urban Poor February 27, 2014
Viewpoint: Rise of Female Leaders a Boon to Real Estate Business May 5, 2014
VIP Members listed among Directors & Boards’ “Directors to Watch” April 22, 2014
Was the Supreme Court Ruling a Setback for Voting Rights? Crayton Comments (PBS NewsHour) April 21, 2014
Weidemaier Comments: Meet the Man Who's Driving Argentina to the Brink (The Globe and Mail) July 27, 2014
Weidemaier Weighs Fallout of Argentine Bond Case on Other Indebted Nations (Wall Street Journal) July 30, 2014
What Gets In The Way of Women Supporting Women? April 5, 2014
When Being 'For The Kids' Really Isn't (Op-Ed) February 23, 2014
Why it's so difficult to break the glass ceiling July 24, 2014
Women generate value to corporations: NACD March 4, 2014
Women Penalized for Promoting Women, Study Finds July 21, 2014
WRAL Documentary "Hungry for Answers" Features Professor Nichol July 14, 2014
Zack Schilawski of Carolina Railhawks Soccer Enters UNC Law (IndyWeek) August 12, 2014
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