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Title Date
Activists Wield Search Data to Challenge and Change Police Policy, Alyson Grine '99 and Ian Mance '13 Quoted (New York Times) November 21, 2014
Civil Rights Center Unapologetic About Its Advocacy Efforts Across the State February 3, 2015
Criminal Charges in Spills to Cost Duke Energy $100 Million, Flatt Quoted (Charlotte Observer) February 25, 2015
Duplin Co. Group Files Civil Rights Complaint Against Board of Education (WCTI) January 28, 2015
How Fedex Is Trying to Save the Business Model that Saved It Millions, Hirsch Quoted (Washington Post) October 23, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Atlantic City 'Premature' Bankruptcy Talk (Reuters) January 22, 2015
More Delays in Getting Compensation For Victims of NC's Past Eugenics Program (ABC 11) October 15, 2014
New District Attorney Patrick McCrary '10 Sworn In (Richmond County Daily Journal) September 30, 2014
Nordstrom appoints female tech leader to board of directors February 15, 2015
Obama's Immigration Action Presents Challenge for GOP, Crayton Comments (Arizona Republic) November 22, 2014
UNC's Board of Governors Is Threatening to Silence Gene Nichol and Close His Poverty Center (Creative Loafing) February 4, 2015
What if There Were a New Type of Worker? Dependent Contractor; Hirsh Comments (Wall Street Journal) January 28, 2015
2014 Egon Zehnder November 6, 2014
A Black Detective, an 1870 Trial and a What If; Brophy Comments (New York Times) October 14, 2014
Aaron Kirschenfeld 3L Creates T-Shirt Tribute to Dean Smith (New York Times) February 18, 2015
Aboriginals, women ready to serve on corporate boards October 16, 2014
Ardia Comments on County Commissioner's Lawsuit Against Defeated Opponent (Huffington Post) February 24, 2015
Are Changes In Store for Women in the Boardroom? January 13, 2015
Argentina May Ignore Bond Judge Sanctions, Weidemaier Comments (Bloomberg Businessweek) October 10, 2014
Argentine Debt Dispute Remains Murky Even as London Court Sheds Some Light, Weidemaier Quoted (New York Times) February 13, 2015
At Fast-Growing Brookings, Donors May Have an Impact on Research Agenda, Simkovic Comments (Washington Post) October 30, 2014
Bench Trial Amendment Gets Thumbs Down from DA and Civil Rights Attorney Dorosin (Chapelboro) October 28, 2014
Birckhead Comments on Jury Selection for Trial of Boston Marathon Bomber Suspect (New York Daily News) January 4, 2015
Birckhead on Solitary Confinement of Youth (CrimProf Blog) October 30, 2014
Birckhead Op-Ed: Inaction and Unbudging Tally Keeps Our Juvenile Courts the Same (Youth Today) January 24, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: Juvenile Lifers: Reason for Hope? (JJIE) December 10, 2014
Birckhead Op-Ed: Kiddie Court Is No Joke to Juveniles (JJIE) December 2, 2014
BlackRock Toughens Stance on Boards March 3, 2015
Board Diversity: How Much Difference Does 'Difference' Make? February 2, 2015
Boardroom Quotas Won't Help Women December 7, 2014
Brophy Op-Ed "In South Africa, Land Apartheid Lives On" (New York Times) January 15, 2015
Brophy to Keynote at Savannah Law School on Preservation, Transformation (Savannah Business Journal) September 10, 2014
Brophy to Speak at Old Candler Hospital Renovations Celebration (Savannah Morning News) September 10, 2014
Burk Quoted: An Elite Education's Going to Cost You (National Law Journal) March 2, 2015
Challenging Boardroom Homogeneity: Corporate Law, Governance, and Diversity October 2, 2014
Chapel Hill Extends Extraterritorial Jurisdiction to Include Rogers Road, Dorosin Comments (Daily Tar Heel) October 20, 2014
CLEAR Carbon Forum Panel Cites NC Health Benefits of Federal Carbon Plan (NC Health News) September 21, 2014
CLEAR Panelists Debate Proposed EPA Carbon Regulation Plan (Daily Tar Heel) September 22, 2014
Commentary: College Sports on the Edge of Change, Broome Quoted (Charlotte Observer) October 9, 2014
Companies failing to appoint women to boards, survey shows November 14, 2014
Companies with higher female participation at Board level or in top management exhibit higher returns, higher valuations and higher payout ratios September 23, 2014
Companies with women board members make more money October 27, 2014
Compensation for Dark Chapter of NC History Goes Poorly, Haddix Quoted (Asheville Citizen-Times) October 10, 2014
Completing the Journey: Women as Directors of Public Companies September 16, 2014
Consumers Still Struggling with Medical Debt, Jacoby Explains Cost-Sharing (USA Today) February 2, 2015
Corporate Boards Shouldn't Be Retirement Homes January 26, 2015
Corporate Germany Set for Gender Revolution December 15, 2014
Crayton Comments on Ads Aimed to Shake Dedicated African-American Vote (TWC News) October 28, 2014
Customers Who Join Load Management Plan Can Get a Break, Poverty Center Study Cited (Sun Journal) November 13, 2014
Debate Deepens Over Possible Closure of 3 UNC System Centers (News & Observer) February 20, 2015
Debating What's More Sacred: Private Land or Public Beaches, Kalo Comments (Texas Tribune) September 28, 2014
Detroit's Bankruptcy Plan Tops National Headlines, Jacoby Quoted (Detroit News) November 7, 2014
Diversity on Corporate Boards-How Much Difference Does “Difference” Make? January 5, 2015
Do More Female Directors on Boards Make for Less Bribery, Fraud, and Corruption? November 1, 2014
Dorosin Comments on Proposed Carrboro Arts and Innovation Center (News and Observer) January 21, 2015
Editorial: No More Spending on Same-Sex Fight, Eichner Quoted (Charlotte Observer) October 7, 2014
Effort Begins for More Say on Directors November 5, 2014
Eichner Panelist on Same-Sex Marriage: A Comparative Look at North Carolina and France September 25, 2014
Eichner Quoted on Same-Sex Marriage Lawsuits (Charlotte Observer) October 9, 2014
Eichner: Same-Sex Marriage Likely Here to Stay (WRAL) October 15, 2014
Experience trumps gender equality on boards October 5, 2014
Experts Debate Minimum Wage Laws Across County at UNC (Daily Tar Heel) January 21, 2015
Female board members increase at Florida companies November 20, 2014
Female CEOs Make Room for Female Directors November 11, 2014
Female CFOs Avoid Risky Tax Strategies December 30, 2014
Film to Air on Bill Friday '48, Terry Sanford '46 (News and Observer) January 6, 2015
Financial Companies Find Friends in Hagan, Tillis; Hazen Comments (News and Observer) October 18, 2014
First N.C. State Supreme Court Justice Henry E Frye '59 Honored (New Pittsburgh Courier) November 27, 2014
Flatt Comments on Musk Solar Investment Strategy (Bloomberg) September 15, 2014
Flatt Op-Ed: Pollution Trading Could Allow More Efficient Water Cleanup (Houston Chronicle) December 5, 2014
Gender Diversity at Silicon Valley Public Companies 2014 January 26, 2015
Gene Nichol: In North Carolina, a War on the Poor (Duke Today) November 5, 2014
German boards suffer female brain drain October 9, 2014
Gill Holland '91: Can the 'Godfather' of New Louisville Revive One More Neighborhood? (CityLab) January 2, 2015
Haddix Op-Ed: United in Justice for NC Eugenics Victims (News and Observer) October 22, 2014
Hazen Comments on Defining Insider Trading (New York Times) December 20, 2014
Hazen Comments on Shares Payout Practices (WUNC) December 18, 2014
Hirsch Comments on Upshot of NLRB's Email Ruling (Politico) December 12, 2014
Hirsch Weighs In: How Far Must NC Go to Deal with Gay Marriage Concerns? (Asheville Citizen-Times) February 28, 2015
How Diversity Makes Us Smarter September 16, 2014
How Does High Point Resolve Its Hunger Crisis? Nichol Quoted (High Point Enterprise) November 21, 2014
Ideology Seen as Factor in Closings in University of North Carolina System (New York Times) February 20, 2015
Importance of boardroom diversity, adaptability October 1, 2014
In the Case of Vultures v. Deadbeats, the Market is Winning; Weidemaier Quoted (Litigation Daily) December 24, 2014
Is Solitary Confinement Torture? Report from UNC School of Law (WUNC) November 20, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Caesars Unit Bankruptcy Filing in Chicago (Reuters) January 14, 2015
Jacoby on Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: How It Works, Who Is Eligible and More (CardHub) November 11, 2014
Jacoby Quoted: New Rules to Limit Tactics on Hospitals' Fee Collections (New York Times) January 12, 2015
Jacoby Weighs in on Carolinas HealthCare Patients Who Were Sued (Charlotte Observer) February 21, 2015
Jacoby: 9 Questions About Detroit's Bankruptcy You Were Too Embarrassed to Ask (Vox) September 19, 2014
Jacoby: As Creditors Feud, Detroit Bankruptcy Exit Inches Closer (USA Today) September 11, 2014
Jacoby: Detroit Bankruptcy Trial on Hold After Landmark Insurer Deal (Reuters) September 11, 2014
Jacoby: Detroit End in Sight as Deals Leave FGIC Last Major Bankruptcy Holdout (Reuters) September 12, 2014
Jacoby: Detroit's Bankruptcy Trial and the City's Future (Al Jazeera America) September 9, 2014
Jacoby: The Costs of Detroit's Rise from Bankruptcy (The Conversation) November 20, 2014
James Freeman '91 Featured for School Board Appreciation Month (Elkin Tribune) January 23, 2015
Japan And Pakistan Are The Two Worst Countries For Women Serving On Corporate Boards September 25, 2014
Judge Approves Bankruptcy Exit Plan for Detroit, Jacoby Comments (Associated Press) November 7, 2014
Judge Frank Whitney '87 to Sentence Ex-Charlotte Mayor (Charlotte Observer) October 4, 2014
Judge Jesse Caldwell '73 to Receive 2015 Gaston Co. MLK Unity Award (Charlotte Observer) January 10, 2015
Judge To Rule Friday On Detroit's Bankruptcy Exit, Jacoby Quoted (National Public Radio) November 7, 2014
Kennedy Interview: How Hard Would It Be To Prove Chapel Hill Killings Were a Hate Crime? (CBS News) February 14, 2015
Kennedy on the Chapel Hill Shooting: What's the Definition of a Hate Crime? (BBC) February 18, 2015
Kennedy Quoted: Public Perception Versus Legal Definition in the Chapel Hill Shootings (WUNC) February 19, 2015
Kennedy Quoted: What Is a Hate Crime (WUNC) February 19, 2015
Law School Panel Grapples with National Police Violence Debate (Daily Tar Heel) January 26, 2015
Legal Advice Clinic to Be Offered for Eastern Band (Sylva Herald) November 25, 2014
Lester Bass '88 Named Duval County Judge (Jacksonville Daily Record) September 15, 2014
Loopholes in Law Make It Hard for Eugenics Victims to Receive Payment (WCTI) November 10, 2014
M. Gerhardt Comments on President John Tyler's Crisis of Legitimacy (BackStory Radio) December 5, 2014
M. Gerhardt Featured in Podcast: Judicial Rulings and the Evaluation of Laws (Constitution Daily Blog) January 7, 2015
M. Gerhardt Interview: Who Are the Forgotten Presidents? (Constitution Daily) October 7, 2014
M. Gerhardt: How Presidents Build a Legacy (Philadelphia Inquirer) October 5, 2014
Madam C.E.O., Get Me a Coffee February 6, 2015
Mark Martin '88 Recognized with Elon Law's Leadership in the Law Award (Elon News) September 19, 2014
Marquette Professor Loses Tenure Over Blog Post, Sparking Faculty Speech Debate, Marshall Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) February 16, 2015
Marshall Addresses Gay Marriage Appeal (WNCN) November 19, 2014
Marshall Comments on Facebook Threats Case (National Law Journal) October 6, 2014
Marshall Comments on Jerusalem Separation-of-Powers Supreme Court Case (New York Times) October 5, 2014
Marshall Talks U.S. Supreme Court Term Preview, Same-Sex Marriage (TWC News) October 7, 2014
Mary Denison '81 Appointed as New Commissioner for Trademarks December 19, 2014
MOOCs at UNC Benefit Students, Professors Alike, Hornstein Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) November 21, 2014
More Early Voting Sites Named Than Any Off-Year Election September 26, 2014
More Women at the Top, Higher Returns September 24, 2014
Muslim Leaders in N.C. Welcome FBI Probe into Triple Slaying, Kennedy Quoted (L.A. Times) February 15, 2015
Muslim Students' Slayings Investigated as Possible Hate Crime, Kennedy quoted (L.A. Times) February 12, 2015
N.C. Eugenics Victims Shut out of Settlements by Law's Wording (News and Observer) December 5, 2014
NAACP Leader Sherrilyn Ifill Talks Police Violence at UNC Law (Daily Tar Heel) January 26, 2015
Nana Asante 2L and Amily McCool '08 Help Domestic Violence Victims Seek Justice (WRAL) February 6, 2015
New Gender Diversity and Board Renewal Disclosure Rules December 1, 2014
Nichol Comments on NC's Higher-Than-Average Poverty Rate (Daily Tar Heel) September 19, 2014
Nichol Op-Ed: At the Heart of Refusing to Expand Medicaid in NC: Lives Lost (News and Observer) September 13, 2014
Nichol Speaks at Southport's MLK Observance (State Port Pilot) January 21, 2015
Nordstrom appoints female tech leader to board of directors February 15, 2015
Not Your Ordinary Don, Dick, and Terry (Laurinburg Exchange) September 6, 2014
Numbers show an area dearth of female corporate directors October 8, 2014
Obama Uses Medal of Freedom to Support Anti-Redskins Movement, Crayton Quoted (Arizona Republic) November 15, 2014
On Board: All the gritty details you never hear about life as a director, from board vet Penny Herscher January 7, 2015
On Board: Ilene Lang shares how she got her first board seat, and reveals one big boardroom secret October 30, 2014
On Board: Retail expert Helen Bulwik on how LinkedIn could be your ticket to a board seat December 12, 2014
On Election Day, North Carolina Precincts Overwhelmed, Dorosin Quoted (IndyWeek) November 4, 2014
One in five corporate directors in Canada are women, survey finds January 13, 2015
Op-Ed: NC Inmate's Death Shows Need for Prison Review, UNC Study Cited (News and Observer) November 15, 2014
Op-Ed: Sterilization Victims All Deserve State Compensation, Haddix Quoted (Fayetteville Observer) October 12, 2014
Opinion: Poverty of Integrity (Charlotte Observer) February 5, 2015
Opinion: Reducing Poverty Should Be N.C.'s Primary Goal September 26, 2014
Organization calls for more women on boards October 27, 2014
Pinehurst Church to Host Forum on Local Poverty with Dorosin (The Pilot) January 5, 2015
Pitt County Schools Back Before the 4th Circuit on Desegregation Orders (NC Policy Watch) December 9, 2014
Pitt County Unitary Status Appeal Heads to Court Today (The Daily Reflector) December 9, 2014
Podcast: Brophy Discusses The Green Book (Your Weekly Constitutional) January 30, 2015
Polsky Cited: 8 Loopholes the Obama Administration Could Close (New York Times) February 18, 2015
Polsky Quoted: TPG Investors Pay Twice for Work on Chobani Deal (New York Times) January 6, 2015
Private Property and Inequity (Huffington Post) February 6, 2015
Punishment or Torture: Death in Solitary (Fayetteville Observer) November 9, 2014
Q&A on the Detroit Bankruptcy with Melissa Jacoby (Public Sector Inc.) September 18, 2014
Q&A: UNC Law Professor William P. Marshall, Part One (Roll Call’s Technocrat) December 9, 2014
Q&A: UNC Law Professor William P. Marshall, Part Two (Roll Call’s Technocrat) December 11, 2014
R. Smith Weighs In: The Left Looks For Another Eric Holder (BuzzFeed News) October 19, 2014
Racial Bias, Even When We Have Good Intentions January 3, 2015
Randall McClanahan '92 Appointed ABA Law and Accounting Committee Chair (Mississippi Business Journal) September 18, 2014
Redistricting Continues to Stir Legal Battle in NC, Crayton Comments (Chapelboro) December 23, 2014
Reggie Fountain '65 Remembers UNC's First Black Basketball Player Willie Cooper (Wilson Times) February 27, 2015
Report Calls for the Banning of Solitary in Prison, Weissman Quoted (Star News) December 8, 2014
Report: Company boards choose own definition of diversity October 25, 2014
Republicans Float 'Impeachment Lite' Plan to Censure Obama, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Talking Points Memo) December 8, 2014
Rhodes to Tackle Water Shutoff Issue in Court Today, Jacoby Quoted (Detroit Free Press) September 22, 2014
Rick Minor '88 Op-Ed: Why RTP Should Be a Mercedes Magnet (News and Observer) January 6, 2015
Rogers Road Community Center Opened on Saturday, Dorosin Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) November 18, 2014
San Fran Leads in Poor Showing of Women in Corporate California December 4, 2014
Search firm to shake up boardrooms with top-tier women September 16, 2014
Seeking German Women for Boardrooms as Quotas Near January 29, 2015
Shaw Interview: No Child Left Behind, Pre-K Programs Could Be On New Congress' Agenda (WYPR) November 19, 2014
Shaw Interview: Protests Call For Police Accountability (WUNC) December 17, 2014
Shaw Lecture: The Right to Quality Education? (The Chronicle) November 5, 2014
Shaw on Ferguson Panel of Local Experts to Talk US Race Relations (Daily Tar Heel) September 8, 2014
Shoes Sold for $33K Might Not Have Been Worn by Michael Jordan, D. Gerhardt Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) January 13, 2015
Some companies aren't on board with female leaders November 9, 2014
Sovereign Debt Expert Weidemaier Evaluates Steps After RUFO Clause Expiry (Buenos Aires Herald) December 29, 2014
Speaking While Female January 12, 2015
State Board of Elections Fields Complaints About Americans for Prosperity Mailings September 26, 2014
Study: 1 In 10 NC Inmates Are Held In Solitary Every Day (WUNC) November 11, 2014
Supreme Court to Weigh Facebook Threats, Marshall Weighs In (National Public Radio) October 6, 2014
Supreme Court Weighs Power of Bankruptcy Judges, Jacoby Quoted (Wall Street Journal) January 14, 2015
Teresa Giudice's Surprise Sentence, Thomas' Ethics Article Cited (Forbes) October 9, 2014
Texas Says Federal Plan for Coal Plant Emissions Is Too Harsh, Flatt Quoted (Houston Chronicle) December 29, 2014
The Price of American Eugenics (Pacific Standard) November 4, 2014
The Solitary Confinement of Youth by Tamar R. Birckhead September 23, 2014
The War on the War on Poverty (The New Republic) February 15, 2015
There are more men on corporate boards named John, Robert, William or James than there are women on boards altogether February 25, 2015
Tillis Names John Mashburn '87 New Senate Staff (Charlotte Observer) December 16, 2014
To Improve Boards' Gender Diversity, December 3, 2014
Tokyo Lawyer Group Touts Women to Fill Abe's Director Shortage December 4, 2014
Top Manhattan Prosecutor Will Challenge Landmark Insider Trading Case, Hazen Quoted (Fortune) January 23, 2015
UNC Cancer Pro Bono Project: Free Legal Help for Those Who Need It Most (University Gazette) December 16, 2014
UNC Civil Rights Center Draws Scrutiny from BOG Group (Herald-Sun) December 11, 2014
UNC Fans Honor Dean Smith, Clint Hannah 2L Quoted (TWC News) February 21, 2015
UNC Law Ranks #27 on "Top 50 Go-To Law Schools" (National Law Journal) February 23, 2015
UNC Legal Team, Rights Advocates Take up Cause of Tortured Ex-Prisoner (News and Observer) October 13, 2014
UNC Study: Solitary Confinement Too Common, Ineffective (News and Observer) November 8, 2014
UNC-CH Directors Give Spirited Defense of Centers (News and Observer) December 11, 2014
Under Fire for Negligence, North Carolina Prisons Chief Seeks New Funding for Mental Health Treatment, Weissman Quoted (Solitary Watch) December 15, 2014
Undocumented Students Face Burdens When Paying For School, D. Gerhardt Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) February 5, 2015
US Still Long Way From Resolving Racial Issues, Shaw Quoted (Sputnik) January 22, 2015
Victim Advocates Want to Close Eugenics Loophole, Haddix Quoted (Charlotte Observer) January 20, 2015
video clip - Jeff Chambers with the Center for Leadership Studies. As an EXPERT Work-Life Certified Professional, Jeff sat on-camera to speak about his career, his perspectives on work-lif November 12, 2014
Video: Jeffrey Rosen Previews Upcoming Supreme Court Cases, Joined by Bill Marshall September 22, 2014
Viewfinder: Gardner Altman '71 (Chapel Hill Magazine) December 1, 2014
W. Russell Batten '74 Retires From School Board After 28 Years (Lexington Dispatch) October 16, 2014
Want Better Governance? Put Women on the Board September 12, 2014
Want to be the first woman on the board? Here’s how to do it October 18, 2014
Wayne Goodwin '92 Honored for Public Service (Rockingham Daily Journal) February 5, 2015
Weidemaier Paper Quoted: Non-Monetary Fines May Be Contempt Key (Buenos Aires Herald) October 1, 2014
Weissman Comments on U.S. Visa Program for Crime Victims (Reuters) October 21, 2014
Weissman Quoted, NC Stop Torture Now Asks McCrory to Investigate State's Role in CIA 'Torture Report' (News and Observer) December 19, 2014
Weissman: We Can’t Breathe: Domestic Violence Advocacy and the Criminal Justice System (Human Rights at Home) December 9, 2014
Welcome to Forsyth’s New Chief Public Defender Paul James '85 (Winston-Salem Journal) January 6, 2015
When Company Is Fined, Taxpayers Often Share Bill, Polsky Comments (New York Times) February 3, 2015
When Poverty Looks Like Delinquency, Birckhead Book Review Quoted (Article 3 Blog) October 1, 2014
When Talking About Bias Backfires December 6, 2014
Why American women hate board quotas February 9, 2015
Why are Canada’s resource boards behind the curve? November 23, 2014
Why this BofA exec thinks a board seat is so much more than a resume builder September 24, 2014
Why Wasn't Darren Wilson Indicted? UNC Law Forum Seeks Answers (WUNC) January 23, 2015
Women Directors Change How Boards Work February 17, 2015
Women Gain on Corporate Boards but Visible Minority Representation Dips November 19, 2014
Women Losing Traction on Georgia’s Public Company Boards November 7, 2014
Women still hold only 19 percent of U.S. board seats. What could change that? January 13, 2015
Women underrepresented worldwide as CEOs and board members, according to recent report by the International Labour Organization February 2, 2015
Workplace Gender Gap Won’t Close Until 2095, WEF Finds October 27, 2014
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