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Title Date
6 Strategies to Strengthen Boardroom Diversity to Advance African Americans September 8, 2017
Should Canada Set Targets For Women On Corporate Boards? October 25, 2017
‘Laboratory of Collaboration’: Broome and Banking Students Speak at BOT Meeting (UNC.edu) October 29, 2017
3L Parents Christine and Danny Budasoff Explain Why Law School Can Be a Good Time to Start a Family (The National Jurist) September 11, 2017
A Zeal for Justice, A Feel for People: Mecklenburg Prosecutor Max Diaz '01 Dead from Cancer at 40 (News and Observer) May 25, 2017
A. Hessick Discusses How a Plaintiff Demonstrates They Have Standing to Bring Suit (National Review) November 10, 2017
Adrienne Allison ’05 Named Director of Title IX Compliance at UNC (UNC.edu) August 16, 2017
AP Carlton ’75, Former Head of American Bar Association, Dies in Raleigh (News and Observer) May 25, 2017
Apogee Directors among Savoy’s “Most Influential Black Directors” November 6, 2017
Apple Asks to Exclude Proposal Tying Diversity to Executive Pay October 27, 2017
Ardia Comments on First Amendment Day Celebrations (Daily Tar Heel) October 26, 2017
Ardia Comments on Lawsuits and Threats of Lawsuits Against the Media (The Guardian) June 29, 2017
Ardia Discusses Possibility of Defamation Claims Related to Trump Voter Fraud Commissioner (Mother Jones) July 18, 2017
Auburn University Names Ada K. Wilson '09 Assistant Vice President for Access and Inclusive Excellence June 2, 2017
Bishop Comments on Immigration Law and Deportation Fears (The Daily Tar Heel) June 27, 2017
BlackRock Steps Up Diversity Calls October 8, 2017
Board Monitor 2017: Is diversity at an impasse? June 19, 2017
Bob Orr '75: 2 Year Terms Amendment Continued Effort to ‘Intimidate Judiciary’ (The Progressive Pulse Blog) October 17, 2017
Brophy Discusses the Removal of Confederate Monuments (BBC) May 30, 2017
C. Hessick Cited on SCOTUS Blog September 19, 2017
C. Hessick Comments on Implications of 1979 NC Supreme Court Case State v. Way (WUNC) July 14, 2017
C. Hessick Comments on the Role of Police in Sharing Images to Catch Child Abusers (VG) October 7, 2017
C. Hessick Notes Seizure of Manafort's Properties Will Add Pressure to Cooperate (BBC) October 30, 2017
C. Hessick Weighs in on Legal Questions about Donald Trump Jr. Emails (Financial Times) July 11, 2017
CalPERS Champions Board Diversity Campaign Across 500+ US Companies August 23, 2017
CalPERS Expands Engagement for Greater Diversity on Corporate Boards to More Than 500 U.S. Companies August 22, 2017
CE3's Heather Payne '11 Releases Survey Data on Utility Rate Cases (Forbes) September 6, 2017
Center Has Kept Out Landfills and Fought for Safer Water. Now Its Days May Be Numbered. (Herald Sun) September 1, 2017
Clients in Center for Civil Rights Eugenics Case Opt not to Appeal to N.C. Supreme Court (Winston-Salem Journal) June 22, 2017
Deborah Ross '90 Participates in Nonpartisan Institute Connecting Students Across the Political Spectrum (Daily Tar Heel) September 4, 2017
Declassified Boards Are Much More Likely to Be Diverse July 24, 2017
Dorosin Comments on State Board's Motion to be Removed from Leandro Education Court Case (WRAL) July 26, 2017
Dorosin Comments on the University's Authority to Remove Silent Sam (Chapelboro) August 23, 2017
Dorosin Questions BOG Decision to Ban Litigation at UNC-System Academic Centers (Daily Tar Heel) October 11, 2017
Ed Winslow ’74 Appointed as Member of ABA’s Commission on the Interest on Lawyers’ Trust Accounts (Brooks Pierce) June 21, 2017
Eichner Discusses the Benefits of Professors Sharing Political Opinions Related to Their Expertise (The Daily Tar Heel) June 27, 2017
Eichner Quoted on Issues about Hospitals' Medical Child Abuse Policies (Rolling Stone) June 29, 2017
Elengold: To Whom Are Government Lawyers Loyal? (Detroit Free Press) May 26, 2017
Enrique Armijo '05 Elected to the American Law Institute (Burlington Times-News) November 5, 2017
Evelyn Smallwood '09 Comments on Migrants in Charlotte's Immigration Court (The Washington Post) July 30, 2017
Fedders to Host Chapel-Hill-Carrboro School Board Candidate Forum on Oct. 8 (Durham Herald Sun) October 29, 2017
Female leadership doubles board diversity, though Asia lags June 12, 2017
Flatt Comments on US Departure from Paris Climate Agreement (Triangle Business Journal) June 2, 2017
Focus on Board Composition report - KPMG November 1, 2017
Former Playboy CEO Christie Hefner Pushes for More Women on Boards July 31, 2017
Former UNC Chancellor Paul Hardin Dies at 86 (News & Observer) July 1, 2017
Georgetown's C. Boyden Gray '68 Honored for Public Service at Points of Light Tribute Awards Dinner (The Georgetown Dish) October 15, 2017
Gerhardt Comments on Comey's Written Testimony ahead of Thursday's Hearing (New York Times) June 7, 2017
Gerhardt Comments on GOP's 'New at This' Defence of Trump (Metro News) June 13, 2017
Gerhardt Discusses Growing "Convention of the States" Movement (USA Today) June 12, 2017
Gerhardt Discusses Obstruction of Justice and the Current Investigation of President Trump (CBS) June 15, 2017
Gerhardt Weighs in on Comey's Testimony June 9, 2017
Gov. Cooper '82 Appoints New District Court Judge Sam Hamadani '11 for Wake County June 5, 2017
Gov. Roy Cooper ’82 to Deliver Keynote Address at University Day, Richard Stevens ’74 Recognized (UNC.edu) September 29, 2017
Hannah Camenzind ’10 Returns Home to Practice Law (Transylvania Times) June 26, 2017
Hazen Weighs in on Corporate Culture and Bank Takeovers (Triangel Business Journal) July 18, 2017
He’s the Driving Force Who Wants to Ban UNC’s Civil Rights Center from Litigating (The News & Observer) July 27, 2017
Hessick Discusses Lawsuits Against Trump (ABA Journal) June 15, 2017
Hirsch Comments on "Micro-Units" and Health Worker Unions (Bloomberg BNA) August 1, 2017
Hirsch Comments on Gay Employees and Employment Discrimination (Yahoo Finance) July 29, 2017
Hirsch Comments on Google Memo Writer's Support from Political Right (Reuters) August 8, 2017
Hirsch Comments on Labor Law Protections and Workplace Conversations After Firing of Google Memo Writer (NPR) August 8, 2017
Hirsch Discusses Google Engineer's Viral Memo and Title VII (The National Law Journal) August 9, 2017
Hirsch Discusses Google Memo Writer and Employee Complaints (Vox) August 8, 2017
Hirsch Discusses the National Labor Relations Act and Athletes' Protests (ESPN) October 10, 2017
Hirsch Discusses the NFL, the National Anthem and Protesting (KCPP, Southern California Public Radio) October 11, 2017
Hirsch Discusses the Unionization of Graduate Students (New Republic) June 12, 2017
Hirsch Discusses Unionizing Southern Automakers (Mississippi Today) August 2, 2017
Historical Marker Honors Hector MacLean ‘48 (The Robesonian) October 10, 2017
Hornstein Comments on Climate Change and the Insurance Industry (Climate Liability News) September 13, 2017
How Scott Peeler ‘97 and Arent Fox Plan To Foster Leadership Among Its Ranks (Above the Law) September 22, 2017
How to land your first corporate board director position November 1, 2017
Investors want more women, minorities on corporate boards July 25, 2017
J. Kennedy Comments on the Use of Undercover Officers (Daily Tar Heel) November 8, 2017
Jacoby Comments on Significant Increase in Chapter 12 Bankruptcy (Family Farmer) Filings (Bloomberg BNA) October 18, 2017
Jacoby Discusses Hurricane Maria's Impact on Government Debt in Puerto Rico (Bloomberg) October 12, 2017
Jeff Jackson '09 and Buncome Co. GOP Chair Carl Mumpower Debate State Education Funding (Ashevile Citizen Times) August 5, 2017
John Duberstein '07 Talks about His Late Wife's Memoir and Battle with Cancer (WUNC 91.5) June 9, 2017
Judge G. Wayne Abernathy ’75 to Retire June 30 (Burlington Times-News) May 31, 2017
Kelley Comments on For-Profit Charter Schools in North Carolina (News & Observer) October 12, 2017
Ken C. Joseph ’96 to Leave SEC after 21 Years (Mondovisione) September 15, 2017
Kennedy Comments on Bill Cosby’s Mistrial, Not Guilty Verdict in Philando Castile Case (NPR) June 17, 2017
Kennedy Discusses Disorderly Conduct and Removal of Confederate Statues (The Durham Herald Sun) August 16, 2017
Klinefelter Comments on Privacy and Internet Tracking (The News & Observer) August 7, 2017
Krause Comments on Stark Law (STAT News) July 20, 2017
Laney Grad Uses UNC Center for Civil Rights Inclusion Project Data to Study Re-Segregation in New Hanover Schools (Star News) July 12, 2017
Lau Comments on How Traditional Parental Leave Policies Impact Gay Fathers (NewNextNow) October 4, 2017
Lou Doherty '90 Joins Sports Business Pioneer Ben Sutton's Investment Team (Cision PR Newswire) October 31, 2017
M. Gerhardt Comments on Donald Trump Jr. Emails (Slate) July 11, 2017
M. Gerhardt Comments on Free Speech and Heckler's Veto (The Philadelphia Inquirer) August 28, 2017
M. Gerhardt Comments on NC Attorney General Josh Stein's Plans to Speak out Against Gerrymandering (Charlotte Observer) September 15, 2017
M. Gerhardt Comments on Russia Investigation and the Confusing Nature of the Word "Collusion" (ABC News) October 31, 2017
M. Gerhardt Comments on the Constitution, Trump, and Obamacare (The Washington Post) August 1, 2017
M. Gerhardt Discusses Issues Related to the Impeachment Process (ABC News) November 20, 2017
M. Gerhardt Discusses Legal Questions Raised by Play, "The Cake" (WUNC, "The State of Things") September 7, 2017
M. Gerhardt Discusses Legality of Donald Trump Jr. Meeting with Russian Lawyer (PolitiFact) July 11, 2017
M. Gerhardt Discusses Trump's Involvement in Russia Investigation (CNN) August 3, 2017
M. Gerhardt Discusses what Mueller's Indictments Mean for President Trump (DW) October 31, 2017
M. Gerhardt Discusses What's Next in Mueller's Russia Investigation (ABC News) October 31, 2017
M. Gerhardt on Russia Investigation: It Would Be "Fairly Reckless" for a Prosecutor to File Indictments Solely to Apply Pressure (Fox News Nebraska) November 2, 2017
M. Gerhardt Quoted on GOP's Bill to Ban Abortion after Six Weeks (Newsweek) October 26, 2017
M. Gerhardt Weighs in on Donald Trump Jr. Emails and Federal Election Laws (New York Daily News) July 10, 2017
M. Gerhardt Weighs In on What Would Happen If There Was an Article V Convention to Change the 2nd Amendment (Ozy) October 6, 2017
MAPPING INCOMING BOARDROOM TALENT June 27, 2017
Marc Bishop '84 Appointed a member-at-large to the General Statutes Commission by Gov. Roy Cooper ’82 (The Robesonian) June 20, 2017
Mark Johnson '11 Promises to Bring Urgency, Ownership, Innovation and Transparency to NC's Education System (WRAL) October 27, 2017
Marshall Comments on Free Speech, the Second Amendment, and Volatile Demonstrations (Christian Science Monitor) August 25, 2017
Marshall discusses Advisory Commission on Election Integrity (U.S. News & World Report) September 14, 2017
Marshall Discusses Appeals Court Decision Finding Rowan County's Former Prayer Practices Unconstitutional (Charlotte Observer) July 14, 2017
Marshall Discusses Selection of Voting Rights Expert to "Untangle NC's Redistricting." (News & Record) October 27, 2017
Marshall Weighs in on Supreme Court's Chances of Taking Rowan County Prayer Case (Salisbury Post) October 1, 2017
Media Law Fellow Rachael Jones Discusses Confidentiality and Student Journalism (Daily Tar Heel) November 12, 2017
Michael Wilson ’96 Appointed to UNC Charlotte Board of Trustees (Independent Tribune) June 21, 2017
More Brands Should Convey Political Values and Take a Stand on Divisive Issues, D. Gerhardt Research Suggests (World Trademark Review) July 4, 2017
Muller Discusses His New Podcast, "Scapegoat Cities" (WUNC, "The State of Things") September 1, 2017
Muller Launches Podcast on Japanese-American Internment Camps 75 Years Later (WUNC) September 1, 2017
Muller Suggests Another Strategy for Removing Silent Sam (News & Observer) August 23, 2017
Myers Discusses the Use of Murder Charges for Drug Dealers in Overdose Deaths (Outer Banks Sentinel) July 25, 2017
N.C. Chief Justice Mark Martin '88 to Speak at Elon Law Commencement (Greensboro News & Record) July 27, 2017
N.C. General Assembly Appoints Richard Y. Stevens '74 to the UNC-CH Board of Trustees and Andrew P. Atkins to the Rules Review Commission (Smith Anderson Law) June 29, 2017
National Diversity Council Delivers Analysis of Diversity in Texas' Fortune 1000 Companies September 12, 2017
NC Churches Provide Sanctuary for Immigrants, Weissman Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) September 20, 2017
NC Unlikely to Consider Rape Consent Bill This Year, C. Hessick Quoted (Fayetteville Observer) June 29, 2017
NCBA Marks a Milestone 50 Years after Henry Frye '59 and Julius Chambers '62 became First Black Attorneys Admitted to the Organization (Greensboro News & Record) June 23, 2017
New forum aims for more diversity on Pittsburgh's corporate boards September 29, 2017
Nichol and Heather Hunt '02: Low Wages and Lack of Education Persist in Wilkes (Journal Patriot) September 22, 2017
Nichol Discusses Poverty in NC and Encourages Citizens to Combat Hunger and Inequality (News & Record) October 23, 2017
Nichol Discusses Rising Childcare Costs' Impact on Low-Income Families (WUNC) September 11, 2017
Nichol Discusses The Role of Higher Education in Authoritarian Times (TruthDig) June 29, 2017
Nichol Op-Ed: In N.C. – One of the Hungriest of States – A Call to Cut Food Stamps (News and Observer) May 24, 2017
Nichol Op-Ed: What Did Poor Kids Do to Sen. Ralph Hise? (Charlotte Observer) May 26, 2017
Nichol Quoted on Fees Imposed by Criminal Sentencing System (Charlotte Observer) November 11, 2017
Nichol to Headline 9/30 Democrat Gala in Anson County (The Anson Record) September 19, 2017
Nichol was the Keynote Speaker at the Anson County Democratic Party's 9th Annual Blue and White Gala (The Anson Record) October 3, 2017
Nikki Shaffer ‘12 Is Alamance County’s New Federal Prosecutor (The Times-News) October 4, 2017
Nudging Companies to Look Beyond the C-Suite for Women Directors October 10, 2017
Obituary: Darl Leonard Fowler ‘64 (Greensboro News & Record) September 3, 2017
Op Ed: A. Hessick Writes about Budget Cuts at UNC School of Law (News & Observer) July 12, 2017
Op Ed: C. Hessick quoted on Trump Judicial Nominee Confirmation Hearings (Law Newz) September 7, 2017
Op Ed: D. Gerhardt Writes about Silent Sam and the Center for Civil Rights (Charlotte Observer) August 23, 2017
Op Ed: Frye '59, Chambers '62: True Servant Leaders (Greensboro News & Record) July 15, 2017
Op Ed: Nichol Writes about Poverty in Wilkes County (Wilkes Journal Project) October 3, 2017
Op Ed: Papandrea Quoted on Negative Rhetoric about Media (Durham Herald Sun) July 15, 2017
Op Ed: Weidemaier Quoted on Attemps by Creditors Holding Arbitration Awards Against Venezuela to Enforce Claims (Bloomberg) August 18, 2017
Op Ed: Weissman Writes about Guantanamo Bay's Inability to Deliver Justice (News & Observer) November 17, 2017
Op Ed: Weissman Writes about the Human Rights Policy Lab's Preparation Regarding the Proceedings of Abd Al-Rahim Al-Nashiri (Winston-Salem Journal) November 14, 2017
Op Ed: Weissman Writes Ambiguous Classifications of Puerto Rico and its Colonial Status (News and Observer) October 11, 2017
Op Ed: Wilson Discusses Charlottesville Events (Al Jazeera) August 13, 2017
Op-Ed: Editor Joe Green Discusses Article Co-Written with Prof. John Coyle (Reuters) June 1, 2017
Op-Ed: Joel Segal ‘89: Judges Should Refuse to Sign Permit for Charlotte Anticom Rally (Charlotte Observer) October 25, 2017
Op-Ed: Joseph Kennedy Discusses Encounters Involving Police Officers and Civilians who are also Gun Permit Holders (News & Observer) June 22, 2017
Op-Ed: Nichol Writes about UNC Board of Governors (The News & Observer) September 14, 2017
Over 30 Years Later, Minorities Underrepresented at Top US Universities, Wilson Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) September 19, 2017
Papandrea Comments on DOJ guidelines, the Espionage Act, and Media Leaks (Voice of America News) August 4, 2017
Papandrea Comments on Leaks in Britain Bombing (Los Angeles Times) May 25, 2017
Papandrea Comments on Orange County School Board's Confederate Flag Debate (WTVD) June 12, 2017
Papandrea Comments on Sale of Gawker (Wall Street Journal) October 2, 2017
Papandrea Comments on the Legal Implications of Leaks (Christian Science Monitor) June 7, 2017
Papandrea Discusses Sessions' Crackdown on Leakers (The Washington Times) August 6, 2017
Papandrea Discusses the History of Leaks and the Media (MSNBC) June 25, 2017
Papandrea Weighs in as Orange County School Board Discusses Policy on Confederate Flags in Schools (WNCN) May 31, 2017
Papandrea Weighs in on Trump’s Vow to Find Intelligence Leakers (Washington Times) May 29, 2017
Past, Present Black N.C. Justices Honored: Henry Frye '59 and Patricia Timmons-Goodson '79 (Winston-Salem Chronicle) August 31, 2017
Podcast: Nicole Tackett '00 Discusses Insurance Claims Related to Trucking in NC (Yahoo Finance) August 17, 2017
Podcast: Papandrea Discusses Domestic News and Intelligence Leaks (1A, NPR) June 9, 2017
Podcast: Papandrea Talks about National Security Leaks and the Press (NPR Weekend Edition) June 11, 2017
Podcast: Shaw Discusses School Desegregation (WHQR) July 6, 2017
Pressure Increases for More Tech Firms to Tie C-Suite Exec Bonuses to Diversity Goals October 29, 2017
Q-and-A: LEC Alum Jes Martin '17 Shares Experience (Sanford Herald) June 2, 2017
Rally Held to Show Support for UNC Center for Civil Rights (TWC News) August 31, 2017
Ray Owens '78 Op-Ed: Civil Rights Center Mission Central to UNC's Best Traditions (WRAL) September 1, 2017
Report shows tepid growth for gender parity on Wisconsin corporate boards October 9, 2017
Return of the Ring – An Unexpected Surprise for Gene Sigmon ’67 May 28, 2017
Richard Stevens '74 Sworn in as New Member on UNC Board of Trustees (Durham Herald Sun) July 27, 2017
Robin Lalley ’07 Will Be the Lead Attorney for the New Sodoma Law York office in Old Town Rock Hill, S.C. (Charlotte Business Journal) June 21, 2017
Ruby Powers '08: Post-Harvey is the Worst Time to Lose DACA (Huffington Post) September 14, 2017
SECP committed for gender diversity in corporate board July 9, 2017
Shaw Comments on Activists in the Modern Civil Rights Movement (MinnPost) November 13, 2017
Shaw Comments on Politicians' Reactions to 'Both Sides" during the Civil Rights Movement (The Washington Post) August 16, 2017
Shaw Comments on Vigils Held for Charlottesville Victims (WUNC) August 14, 2017
Shaw Discusses Free Speech and Silent Sam Protests (Daily Tar Heel) September 5, 2017
Shaw Discusses Need for Center for Civil Rights (NC Policy Watch) August 20, 2017
State Street penalizes 400 firms as part of ‘Fearless Girl’ campaign July 27, 2017
Survey Roundup: Want a Board Seat? It’s Who You Know July 28, 2017
Tech CEOs say women board members hard to find October 25, 2017
The Importance of Terry Sanford ’46's Legacy (Charlotte Observer) August 26, 2017
The number of women CEOs in the Fortune 500 is at an all-time high — of 32 June 7, 2017
The Ranks of Women CEOs Get Even Slimmer August 3, 2017
The truth about the boardroom? Lack of diversity holds firms back July 28, 2017
The UNC Board Bans a Prominent Civil-Rights Center From Litigating (The Nation) September 11, 2017
Things You Didn’t Know about Council Candidates Vernetta Alston '09 and Shelia Huggins '02 (Durham Herlald Sun) October 25, 2017
Thomas Discusses Income Tax in North Carolina (Daily Tar Heel) October 24, 2017
Tim Duane Speaks about the Scope of Presidential Power in Environmental Regulation (The Daily Tar Heel) September 12, 2017
UNC Board Bars Litigation by Law School Center (Inside Higher Ed) September 11, 2017
Wegner Comments on Board of Governors and Center for Civil Rights (Inside Higher Ed) July 28, 2017
Wegner Op-Ed: Accrediting Process Can Strengthen UNC (News and Observer) May 26, 2017
Wegner Welcomed as New Board of Trustees Member at Guildford College (Guildford College) October 16, 2017
Weidemaier Discusses Issues Related to Sovereign Default (Reuters) November 13, 2017
Weidemaier Discusses Ruling Allowing Canadian Mining Company Seek to Seize Venezuelan Assets (Wall Street Journal) June 13, 2017
Weissman Comments on What Should be Considered When Discussing Immigration (U.S. News & World Report) November 10, 2017
Weissman Discusses the Importance of Allowing Victims to Make Their Own Decisions in Abuse Trials (Slate) July 12, 2017
Weissman Discusses Who's Responsible for Torture (The State of Things, WUNC) August 24, 2017
What Deborah K. Ross '90 Won From Losing Her Run For Senate (Glamour) July 13, 2017
What's the Right Punishment for Tearing Down a Confederate Monument? Kennedy Defines Felony Riot (The Atlantic) September 17, 2017
When women step down as CEOs, men usually wind up taking their places August 4, 2017
Will Quick ’12 Awarded Charles F. Blanchard Young Lawyer of the Year Award from NCBA (Brooks Pierce) June 26, 2017
Wilson Comments on Affirmative Action (Indy Week) August 9, 2017
Wilson Comments on Voter Fraud Panel as It Considers Background Checks for Voters (Mic) September 11, 2017
Wilson Discusses Contemporary School Segregation (Vox) July 27, 2017
Wilson Discusses School Segregation Debate (The Wall Street Journal) August 3, 2017
Wilson Discusses the Debate Surrounding Communities' Attempts to Secede from Schools (The Takeaway) August 25, 2017
Wisconsin's female CEOs want boards of directors to include more women June 18, 2017
Women Lose Ground on New Board Seats for First Time in 8 Years June 19, 2017
Women make few inroads in top ranks November 5, 2017
Women, minorities take more seats in U.S. boardrooms: study November 2, 2017
Woody Connette ’77 Completes Summit Cycle (Charlotte Observer) July 14, 2017
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