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Title Date
6 Strategies to Strengthen Boardroom Diversity to Advance African Americans September 8, 2017
Legg Mason Adds Two More Women to Its Board of Directors as It Increases Diversity November 28, 2017
Should Canada Set Targets For Women On Corporate Boards? October 25, 2017
‘Laboratory of Collaboration’: Broome and Banking Students Speak at BOT Meeting ( October 29, 2017
15 Minutes with The Home Depot's General Counsel, Teresa Wynn Roseborough ‘86 (Law360) January 16, 2018
2017 was a Year of Eroding Workers’ Rights; Hirsch Quoted (Think Progress) December 22, 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. Hessick Discusses How a Plaintiff Demonstrates They Have Standing to Bring Suit (National Review) November 10, 2017
A. Hessick Discusses How Courts Resolve Dual Executive Appointments (American Banker) November 26, 2017
AALS Spotlight on Judith W. Wegner, Chair of Empirical Study of Legal Education and the Legal Profession Section (AALS) November 28, 2017
Alamance Courthouse Dedicated to Local Legend J.B. Allen Jr. ’71 (Times-News) December 8, 2017
Amend Bill C-25 to push companies harder to get more women on boards February 4, 2018
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
Banks and large companies improve diversity December 11, 2017
BlackRock Steps Up Diversity Calls October 8, 2017
Board Refreshment Drives Progress Toward Gender Parity December 20, 2017
Boards, Sexual Harassment, and Gender Diversity January 24, 2018
Bob Orr '75: 2 Year Terms Amendment Continued Effort to ‘Intimidate Judiciary’ (The Progressive Pulse Blog) October 17, 2017
Brinkley '92 and Orth Present History of How N.C. Judges Have Been Selected and Elected (News and Observer) December 9, 2017
Brinkley '92 and Orth Share Ideas on Proposed Changes to How N.C. Judges Are Selected (WRAL) December 6, 2017
Bynum Hunter '49, Who Died Thursday, was a Legendary Lawyer (Greensboro News & Record) January 19, 2018
C. Hessick Cited on SCOTUS Blog September 19, 2017
C. Hessick Comments on Debate About Larry Nassar’s Vocal Judge (The Federalist) February 2, 2018
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 Publishes "New Reasons to Doubt the Constitutionality of Arizona’s Sentencing System" (Arizona Attorney) December 1, 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
CEOs Explain How They Gender-Balanced Their Boards October 6, 2017
Chairwoman of the Board? Memphis Public Companies Talk Top-Level Gender Diversity January 26, 2018
D.G. Martin: Read Richard Rosen '76's Book on Julius Chambers '62 for Black History Month (Winston-Salem Journal) January 22, 2018
David Clark '86: Flood of New Court Fees Drown Indigent Defendants (State Bar Journal) December 1, 2017
Deborah Ross '90 Participates in Nonpartisan Institute Connecting Students Across the Political Spectrum (Daily Tar Heel) September 4, 2017
Diversifying diversity: Considerations for creating a truly diverse board February 1, 2018
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
Elengold Explains How Sexual Harassment Can Cost You Your Home (BBC News) January 11, 2018
Enrique Armijo '05 Elected to the American Law Institute (Burlington Times-News) November 5, 2017
Fedders Comments on Lack of Academic Rigor in Alternative Schools (ProPublica) December 6, 2017
Fedders to Host Chapel-Hill-Carrboro School Board Candidate Forum on Oct. 8 (Durham Herald Sun) October 29, 2017
Feds, State Cast Wide Net in Investigation of Failed Nuclear Project; Hazen Quoted (The State) December 18, 2017
Focus on Board Composition report - KPMG November 1, 2017
For Law Profs, Beware the Perils of Twitter, Says C. Hessick ( January 12, 2018
Former Judge Bob Orr '75 Joins UNC Institute of Politics (News and Observer) January 25, 2018
Former Pitt County DA W. Clark Everett '80 Receives Prosecutor Award (Greenville Daily Reflector) February 4, 2018
Georgetown's C. Boyden Gray '68 Honored for Public Service at Points of Light Tribute Awards Dinner (The Georgetown Dish) October 15, 2017
Gift Cards of Retailers in Bankruptcy Present Issues, Says Jacoby (USA Today) December 22, 2017
Gov. Roy Cooper ’82 to Deliver Keynote Address at University Day, Richard Stevens ’74 Recognized ( September 29, 2017
Guilford Voting Rights Activists See Victory in Court Order, Marshall Quoted (Greensboro News and Record) February 7, 2018
Gurvich Recognized as Top Legal Tweeter by ABA Journal's Inaugural Web 100 List (ABA Journal) November 28, 2017
'Hands Off' President Gives Congress a Chance to Regain Power, Marshall Quoted (CQ) January 29, 2018
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
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
Hornstein Discusses Rough Year for the Insurance Industry (NPR Marketplace) January 1, 2018
Hornstein Explains Insurance Ramifications of Mega-Storms (Minnesota Public Radio) January 11, 2018
How Big Companies Can Push Nonprofits To Diversify Their Boards November 28, 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
In Memoriam: Charles T. Colgan ‘69 January 5, 2018
Is 2018 the End of the Road for Sears or Toys R Us? Jacoby Quoted (USA Today) December 26, 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 Comments on Why Retailers are Filing for Bankruptcy when They Aren't Yet Broke (USA Today) January 3, 2018
Jacoby Discusses Hurricane Maria's Impact on Government Debt in Puerto Rico (Bloomberg) October 12, 2017
Jacoby: Bankruptcy Cases to Watch in 2018 (Law 360) January 1, 2018
Jamie Lisa Forbes ’01 Joins Forrest Firm in Merger (Triad Business Journal) December 27, 2017
Jeff Michael '92 Leads Stanly County Heritage Workshop (Stanly News & Press) February 10, 2018
Joint Employer Reversal Changes Rules for Business, Hirsch Quoted (Bloomberg Law) December 19, 2017
Kathryn Marchesini '10 Named New ONC Chief Privacy Officer (Health Care IT News) January 10, 2018
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 Trial for Homeowner whose ‘Warning Shot’ Left Man Dead in His Front Yard (News & Observer) February 12, 2018
Korn Ferry Study Finds Hispanic Representation on Large Corporate Boards Remains Extremely Low, But There Are Signs of Improvement November 16, 2017
Lau Comments on How Traditional Parental Leave Policies Impact Gay Fathers (NewNextNow) October 4, 2017
Lau Speaks on 'Loving at Fifty' Panel (Virginia Law Weekly) January 31, 2018
Lou Doherty '90 Joins Sports Business Pioneer Ben Sutton's Investment Team (Cision PR Newswire) October 31, 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 Whether Recent Actions by Trump Constitute Obstruction of Justice (Washington Post) December 4, 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 Rep. Devin Nunes' Recusal from the House Russia Investigation ( February 2, 2018
M. Gerhardt Discusses Trump's Comments about Mueller (Washington Post) January 27, 2018
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 What Would Happen If There Was an Article V Convention to Change the 2nd Amendment (Ozy) October 6, 2017
Mariam Turner 2L on the Net Neutrality Repeal (Daily Tar Heel) February 13, 2018
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 Comments on NC Campus Free Speech Policy (Daily Tar Heel) January 21, 2018
Marshall Debates Religious Freedom Case on Capital Tonight (Spectrum News) December 4, 2017
Marshall discusses Advisory Commission on Election Integrity (U.S. News & World Report) September 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
Monast Op-Ed: How South Carolina Can Turn Nuclear Failure into Opportunity (The State) December 6, 2017
Monast Op-Ed: Scott Pruitt Rejects EPA's Mission (The Hill) December 7, 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
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
New Canadian alliance created to achieve gender parity on boards November 18, 2017
New forum aims for more diversity on Pittsburgh's corporate boards September 29, 2017
New Report: Court Fines and Fees are Criminalizing Poverty in North Carolina (NC Policy Watch) January 3, 2018
Nichol and Heather Hunt '02: Low Wages and Lack of Education Persist in Wilkes (Journal Patriot) September 22, 2017
Nichol and Hunt '02 Discuss Results of Goldsboro Poverty Report (Goldsboro News-Argus) January 18, 2018
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 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
Not So Funny Things that Can Happen on the Way to Your Contractually Selected Forum; Coyle Paper Quoted (Lexology) February 13, 2018
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: 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: Jacoby Discusses Federal Court Hearing on Puerto Rico and the Appointments Clause (Credit Slips) January 8, 2018
Op Ed: Nichol and Hunt '02 Release Report on Injustice of Higher Court Fees in NC (News & Observer) January 13, 2018
Op Ed: Nichol Writes about Poverty in Wilkes County (Wilkes Journal Project) October 3, 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: Joel Segal ‘89: Judges Should Refuse to Sign Permit for Charlotte Anticom Rally (Charlotte Observer) October 25, 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
Overpass Dedicated for Former N.C. Chief Justice Henry Frye ’59 (Wilson Times) January 23, 2018
Papandrea Comments on Sale of Gawker (Wall Street Journal) October 2, 2017
Past, Present Black N.C. Justices Honored: Henry Frye '59 and Patricia Timmons-Goodson '79 (Winston-Salem Chronicle) August 31, 2017
Planned Parenthood Called Out by C. Hessick, Law Profs for Inaccurate Tweet Blasting Trump Judicial Appointee (Law&Crime) December 12, 2017
Pressure Increases for More Tech Firms to Tie C-Suite Exec Bonuses to Diversity Goals October 29, 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
Recent Study Spotlights Poverty in Goldsboro (Public Radio East) January 24, 2018
Report shows tepid growth for gender parity on Wisconsin corporate boards October 9, 2017
Ruby Powers '08: Post-Harvey is the Worst Time to Lose DACA (Huffington Post) September 14, 2017
Sallie Mae Recognized for Diversity of Its Board of Directors November 20, 2017
Senate Proposal Would Force Companies to Set Diversity Targets for Boards of Directors January 31, 2018
Sharp '29, Frye '59 and Pollitt Honored as UNC 'Bridge Builders' Scholarship Namesakes (Chapelboro) January 23, 2018
Shaw Comments on Activists in the Modern Civil Rights Movement (MinnPost) November 13, 2017
Shaw Discusses Free Speech and Silent Sam Protests (Daily Tar Heel) September 5, 2017
Shaw Joins Panel Discussion on State of Voting Rights (Duke Chronicle) February 2, 2018
Spencer Merriweather ‘05 Sworn in as Mecklenburg County's First African-American DA (Charlotte Observer) November 21, 2017
Steve Bannon and the White House have Forced the House Russia Investigation to Postpone his Interview, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Business Insider) February 6, 2018
SurveyMonkey Adds Another Woman Director November 10, 2017
Susie M. Sharp ’29 Became the First Woman Justice on the N.C. Supreme Court (Winston-Salem Journal) January 22, 2018
Tech CEOs say women board members hard to find October 25, 2017
Tell-All Book May Hurt but Won't Derail Trump, Says M. Gerhardt (The Straits Times) January 7, 2018
The Daily Tar Heel Recognizes Julius L. Chambers '62 for Black History Month (Daily Tar Heel) February 5, 2018
The Hispanic Imperative November 15, 2017
The Importance of Terry Sanford ’46's Legacy (Charlotte Observer) August 26, 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
To Test for Climate Disasters: Break, Burn and Throw Stuff. Hornstein Comments (New York Times) December 11, 2017
Trump Approves Andrew Murray '92 as U.S. Attorney; Spencer Merriweather '05 Sworn in as Mecklenburg County's First African-American DA (Charlotte Observer) November 21, 2017
U.S. Court Rules Against Miner Crystallex in Venezuela Dispute, Weidemaier Quoted (Reuters) January 3, 2018
UNC Board Bars Litigation by Law School Center (Inside Higher Ed) September 11, 2017
UNC Institute of Politics Welcomes Robert Orr '75 (Daily Tar Heel) January 28, 2018
UNC President Emeritus Tom Ross ’75 on Nonpartisan Redistricting (Coastline) January 22, 2018
UNC School of Law Holds Annual Auction to Fund Students Working in Public Interest (Daily Tar Heel) January 21, 2018
University Teaching Award Winners like Deborah Gerhardt Come with Impressive Resumes (Daily Tar Heel) January 25, 2018
Venezuelan Creditors Eyeing Citgo Assets Face Uphill Battle, Weidemaier Quoted (Reuters) December 14, 2017
Wall Street’s New Call for More Women Directors February 7, 2018
Want More Women on Boards? This Stat Helps December 11, 2017
Wegner Welcomed as New Board of Trustees Member at Guildford College (Guildford College) October 16, 2017
Weidemaier Discusses China's Sinopec Lawsuit Against Venezuela (Reuters) December 6, 2017
Weidemaier Discusses Issues Related to Sovereign Default (Reuters) November 13, 2017
Weissman Comments on What Should be Considered When Discussing Immigration (U.S. News & World Report) November 10, 2017
Weissman Discusses NC's Possible Connection to Torture of Terrorists (WFMY) November 30, 2017
Weissman Discusses Who's Responsible for Torture (The State of Things, WUNC) August 24, 2017
Weissman on Importance of Contextualizing Issues Related to Immigration (ThinkProgress) January 25, 2018
Weissman Op-Ed: Due Process Should Apply to Victims, Too (News & Observer) February 18, 2018
Weissman Testifies in Torture Hearing (IndyWeek) December 6, 2017
What's the Right Punishment for Tearing Down a Confederate Monument? Kennedy Defines Felony Riot (The Atlantic) September 17, 2017
Why Amber Tamblyn's Plea To Disney To Add Women Of Color To Their Board Is Crucial January 15, 2018
Why America's boardrooms still cater to men January 16, 2018
William Barber III 3L Works with NAACP Moral March Organizers (Technician) February 10, 2018
Wilson Comments on Voter Fraud Panel as It Considers Background Checks for Voters (Mic) September 11, 2017
Wilson Discusses the Debate Surrounding Communities' Attempts to Secede from Schools (The Takeaway) August 25, 2017
Women Comprise 12% of Public Company Boards, Globally December 1, 2017
Women leaders help cut down corporate fraud, investors say December 16, 2017
Women make few inroads in top ranks November 5, 2017
Women, minorities take more seats in U.S. boardrooms: study November 2, 2017
Yes, a President Can Obstruct Justice, Legal Experts Say (ABC News) December 5, 2017
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