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Title Date
Ben Affleck's Ancestor Did Not Own Slaves, Tax Documents Show; Brophy Quoted (The Daily Beast) April 28, 2015
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
Experts Discuss 'Solitary Confinement as Torture' at UNC School of Law (News and Observer) April 7, 2015
Fedders Op-Ed: Dressing up Bigotry in NC as Religious Freedom (News and Observer) March 10, 2015
Gaston District Attorney Takes Heat for Approach on Visas for Victims (Gaston Gazette) May 8, 2015
Jacoby Comments on Atlantic City 'Premature' Bankruptcy Talk (Reuters) January 22, 2015
No Easy Solutions Seen for Easing Overcrowding in Harnett County Schools, Center for Civil Rights Cited (Fayetteville Observer) March 30, 2015
Obama's Immigration Action Presents Challenge for GOP, Crayton Comments (Arizona Republic) November 22, 2014
Should UNC Rechristen a Building Named after KKK Leader? Brophy Comments (Christian Science Monitor) March 27, 2015
UNC to Grant Students' Requests for Admissions Files Under FERPA, Klinefelter Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) March 22, 2015
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
Who's Pushing the 'Religious Freedom' Legislation in States? M. Gerhardt Quoted (Christian Science Monitor) March 30, 2015
‘Gray Alpha Male’ Boards Damaging U.K. Companies, Sequoia Says March 16, 2015
451 Indian companies have two weeks to find women directors—or face the music March 18, 2015
Aaron Kirschenfeld 3L Creates T-Shirt Tribute to Dean Smith (New York Times) February 18, 2015
Aboriginal representation on corporate boards ‘woefully inadequate’ April 30, 2015
Advocates Laud Florida Supreme Court Decisions, Birckhead Quoted (Juvenile Justice Information Exchange) March 20, 2015
Anonymous App Criticized Amid Murder Case, Ardia Quoted (Mashable) May 8, 2015
Ardia Comments on County Commissioner's Lawsuit Against Defeated Opponent (Huffington Post) February 24, 2015
Ardia Explains Key Question for UVA Fraternity Suing Rolling Stone (Business Insider) April 14, 2015
Are Changes In Store for Women in the Boardroom? January 13, 2015
Argentina's Last Vestige of Market Access Fades on Court Ruling, Weidemaier Quoted (Bloomberg) March 12, 2015
Argentine Debt Dispute Remains Murky Even as London Court Sheds Some Light, Weidemaier Quoted (New York Times) February 13, 2015
Ayn Rand Comes to UNC; Birckhead Comments on Political Crackdown (New Yorker) March 19, 2015
Baltimore Shows Poverty's Costs, Shaw Quoted (Charlotte Observer) April 30, 2015
Bauer Encourages Communication Within Energy Industry, Flatt Quoted (MetroMBA) April 1, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: Juvenile Defense Practice -- Small Steps Can Have Ripple Effects, One Case at a Time (Juvenile Justice Information Exchange) April 3, 2015
Birckhead Cited in "The Step-Ahead Scholar" (PrawfsBlawg) March 16, 2015
Birckhead Comments on BOG Chair's Motives (News and Observer) May 16, 2015
Birckhead Comments on Jury Selection for Trial of Boston Marathon Bomber Suspect (New York Daily News) January 4, 2015
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
Boger Quoted in Moeser Op-Ed: On the UNC-CH Campus, a Climate Change (News and Observer) March 7, 2015
Brophy Op-Ed "In South Africa, Land Apartheid Lives On" (New York Times) January 15, 2015
Burk Quoted: An Elite Education's Going to Cost You (National Law Journal) March 2, 2015
CalSTRS board updates Corporate Governance Principles on Corporate Board Diversity to include sexual orientation and gender identity April 5, 2015
Christine Mumma '98 Advocating for the Wrongfully Convicted (IndyWeek) February 25, 2015
Citigroup to Stop Argentina Bond Payments Amid Turmoil, Weidemaier Quoted (Reuters) March 17, 2015
Civil Rights Attorney Ted Shaw to Speak at McGlohon (Charlotte Observer) April 4, 2015
Civil Rights Attorneys Bryan Stevenson and Ted Shaw Discuss Justice, Hope in Charlotte (Charlotte Observer) April 30, 2015
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
Debate Deepens Over Possible Closure of 3 UNC System Centers (News & Observer) February 20, 2015
Diversity 50: Talent database helps corporate boards diversify May 8, 2015
Does the US need quotas to boost parity in the boardroom? April 5, 2015
Dorosin Comments on Proposed Carrboro Arts and Innovation Center (News and Observer) January 21, 2015
Durham Sheriff Acknowledges Inmate Confinement, Weissman Quoted (News and Observer) April 17, 2015
Experts Debate Minimum Wage Laws Across County at UNC (Daily Tar Heel) January 21, 2015
Extraordinary People: LeeAnne Quattrucci '06 (WWAY TV) April 29, 2015
Fedders Op-Ed: Progress on NC School Suspensions, Violence, But More to Do (News and Observer) March 20, 2015
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
Firms Find Ways to Extend Lobbying Clout, Burk Quoted April 1, 2015
First N.C. State Supreme Court Justice Henry E Frye '59 Honored (New Pittsburgh Courier) November 27, 2014
Flatt Comments on Clean Power Plan and Carbon Emission Reduction (Ecosystem Marketplace) March 16, 2015
Flatt Op-Ed: Pollution Trading Could Allow More Efficient Water Cleanup (Houston Chronicle) December 5, 2014
Former BAE Systems CEO Linda Hudson on the Real Meaning of Board May 7, 2015
Fund managers need to flex voting muscles to force boards to appoint more women May 3, 2015
Gaston Prosecutor Denies Aid to Latino Victims, Weissman Quoted (Charlotte Observer) May 8, 2015
Gaston Prosecutor Rebuffs Latino Crime Victims, Weissman Comments (Fox News Latino) May 8, 2015
Gender Balance on Boards: Five Steps to Achieve Success April 2, 2015
Gender Diversity at Silicon Valley Public Companies 2014 January 26, 2015
German Parliament Approves Quota for Female Directors March 6, 2015
Germany’s female executive quota aims to shift corporate culture March 15, 2015
Gill Holland '91: Can the 'Godfather' of New Louisville Revive One More Neighborhood? (CityLab) January 2, 2015
GPS Monitoring of Sex Offenders for Life? Supreme Court Reverses N.C. Case, Lewis Everett '08 Quoted (Christian Science Monitor) March 30, 2015
Group Concerned About Smithfield-Selma High Threatens Legal Action (News and Observer) April 19, 2015
Haddix and Dorosin: Why North Carolina's Letter Grade Law Gets an F (News and Observer) April 13, 2015
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 March 18, 2015
Ideology Seen as Factor in Closings in University of North Carolina System (New York Times) February 20, 2015
In the Case of Vultures v. Deadbeats, the Market is Winning; Weidemaier Quoted (Litigation Daily) December 24, 2014
Jacoby Comments on Caesars Unit Bankruptcy Filing in Chicago (Reuters) January 14, 2015
Jacoby Comments on Family Christian Books Bankruptcy (Detroit Free Press) April 18, 2015
Jacoby Comments on Next Step for Atlantic City after Lavin's Report (Atlantic City Press) March 26, 2015
Jacoby Quoted: New Rules to Limit Tactics on Hospitals' Fee Collections (New York Times) January 12, 2015
Jacoby Quoted: The $12,473 Corporate Reorganization (Wall Street Journal) April 16, 2015
Jacoby Weighs in on Carolinas HealthCare Patients Who Were Sued (Charlotte Observer) February 21, 2015
James Freeman '91 Featured for School Board Appreciation Month (Elkin Tribune) January 23, 2015
Judge Jesse Caldwell '73 to Receive 2015 Gaston Co. MLK Unity Award (Charlotte Observer) January 10, 2015
Justice Department's Ferguson Report with Introduction by Ted Shaw to be Published by New Press (Los Angeles Times) March 20, 2015
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
Krause Comments on Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Care Act (Fayetteville Observer) March 14, 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
M. Gerhardt Comments on N.C. Specialty License Plates Case (WFAE) March 25, 2015
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
'Mad Men’ days over: Women, minorities belong on corporate boards April 27, 2015
Madam C.E.O., Get Me a Coffee February 6, 2015
Man Who Spent 29 Years in Solitary Speaks at UNC (WNCN) April 10, 2015
Marquette Professor Loses Tenure Over Blog Post, Sparking Faculty Speech Debate, Marshall Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) February 16, 2015
Mary Denison '81 Appointed as New Commissioner for Trademarks December 19, 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
NC Science Panel Revisits Sea Level Rise, Flatt Quoted (WFAE) April 1, 2015
NC Trial Lawyers Fighting for Eugenics Victims Pro Bono (PR Web) May 15, 2015
New Gender Diversity and Board Renewal Disclosure Rules December 1, 2014
Nichol Op-Ed: As Charlotte Grows, So Does Low-Wage Work Problem (Charlotte Observer) March 19, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: Staring Poverty in the Face (News and Observer) May 1, 2015
Nichol Speaks at Southport's MLK Observance (State Port Pilot) January 21, 2015
Non-white women missing from Toronto’s power corridors March 8, 2015
Nordstrom appoints female tech leader to board of directors February 15, 2015
Obituary: Lloyd Stanley Elkins Jr. '51 Honored with New Hanover Co. Bar Association Lifetime Membership (Port City Daily) May 7, 2015
On Board: All the gritty details you never hear about life as a director, from board vet Penny Herscher January 7, 2015
On Board: Retail expert Helen Bulwik on how LinkedIn could be your ticket to a board seat December 12, 2014
One in five corporate directors in Canada are women, survey finds January 13, 2015
One Is Enough: Why There Aren’t More Women Executives April 7, 2015
Op-Ed: A Different Kind of Discrimination (Charlotte Observer) May 13, 2015
Opinion: Poverty of Integrity (Charlotte Observer) February 5, 2015
Petty Tyrants: An Art Pope Putsch at the University of North Carolina, Birckhead Quoted (Washington Spectator) May 1, 2015
Pinehurst Church to Host Forum on Local Poverty with Dorosin (The Pilot) January 5, 2015
Pistorius Judge Speaks in Chapel Hill (News and Observer) April 3, 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
Public Pension Funds Petition SEC For More Disclosure on Board Diversity April 3, 2015
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
Quotas and the Transatlantic Divergence of Corporate Governance March 9, 2015
Quotas Not the Best Way to Add and Retain Women for Corporate Boards, Study Finds April 8, 2015
Racial Bias, Even When We Have Good Intentions January 3, 2015
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
Republicans Float 'Impeachment Lite' Plan to Censure Obama, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Talking Points Memo) December 8, 2014
Rick Minor '88 Op-Ed: Why RTP Should Be a Mercedes Magnet (News and Observer) January 6, 2015
San Fran Leads in Poor Showing of Women in Corporate California December 4, 2014
Scott Maitland '95 of TOPO Brews 'A Beer Divided' for Duke-UNC Rematch (Fox Business) March 6, 2015
SEC should increase board diversity disclosure — public pension funds March 31, 2015
Seeking German Women for Boardrooms as Quotas Near January 29, 2015
Shaw Comments on Race, Politics, Changing Demographics (Atlanta Black Star) March 11, 2015
Shaw Comments on Redistricting Battles in North Carolina (WFAE) May 6, 2015
Shaw Comments on Voting Rights Act of 1965 (Democracy Now) March 9, 2015
Shaw Interview: Protests Call For Police Accountability (WUNC) December 17, 2014
Sheryl Sandberg and Marc Andreessen Are Sending Women to Boot Camp March 20, 2015
Shoes Sold for $33K Might Not Have Been Worn by Michael Jordan, D. Gerhardt Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) January 13, 2015
Sovereign Debt Expert Weidemaier Evaluates Steps After RUFO Clause Expiry (Buenos Aires Herald) December 29, 2014
Speaking While Female January 12, 2015
Startups Offer Unusual Reward for Investing; Coyle Comments (Wall Street Journal) April 2, 2015
Superintendent Touts Spending in Smithfield, Selma Schools (News and Observer) May 4, 2015
Supreme Court Weighs Power of Bankruptcy Judges, Jacoby Quoted (Wall Street Journal) January 14, 2015
Texas Bill Outlawing Filming Police Worsens Accountability, Shaw Quoted (Sputnik International) March 21, 2015
Texas Says Federal Plan for Coal Plant Emissions Is Too Harsh, Flatt Quoted (Houston Chronicle) December 29, 2014
The Inside Story of Dentons' Combination with Dacheng, Burk Quoted (American Lawyer) March 2, 2015
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
Tom Earnhardt '71 Speaks on Education and Environment at Catawba College Mar. 24 (Stanly News & Press) March 7, 2015
Top Manhattan Prosecutor Will Challenge Landmark Insider Trading Case, Hazen Quoted (Fortune) January 23, 2015
Two groups work to bring more women to boards in the U.S. January 14, 2015
Ukraine's Debt Haircut Showdown Looms, Weidemaier Quoted (Financial Times) April 1, 2015
UK's Top Boardrooms Look Set To Hit 25% Women Target March 24, 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 Faculty OKs Conduct Code Change, Myers Quoted (Herald-Sun) April 28, 2015
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 Law, Prison Reformers: Stop Solitary Confinement (Indy Week) April 13, 2015
UNC System President Tom Ross '75 to Address NCSSM Grads May 12, 2015
UNC-CH Directors Give Spirited Defense of Centers (News and Observer) December 11, 2014
UNC's Professor Ted Shaw to Join the Charlotte Forum (Charlotte Observer) April 25, 2015
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
Viewfinder: Gardner Altman '71 (Chapel Hill Magazine) December 1, 2014
Visiting UNC Law Professor and Cherokee Supreme Court's First Chief Justice Harry C. Martin Dies at 95 May 5, 2015
Wayne Goodwin '92 Honored for Public Service (Rockingham Daily Journal) February 5, 2015
WCU Hosts Women NC Supreme Court Justices Including Robin Hudson '76 and Barbara Jackson '90 (Asheville Citizen-Times) March 6, 2015
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 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 boards need people with different skills April 20, 2015
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 Make Few Inroads on Corporate Boards March 5, 2015
Women on Boards: Where the U.S. Ranks March 10, 2015
Women on US Boards: What are We Seeing? April 6, 2015
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
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