Issue 6

A Bump in the Road of Consumer Protection: How Bumpers v. Community Bank of Northern Virginia Stripped Section 75-1.1 of Its Ability to Protect Borrowers

By Rebecca A. Fiss

Click here for PDF* North Carolina consumers gained the ability to sue for “unfair or deceptive acts or practices” in 1969, when the state adopted a model version of the Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law promoted by the Federal Trade Commission.[1]  Eight years later, the Supreme Court of North Carolina held that the original version of the statute covered only “bargain, sale, barter, exchange[,] or traffic” in goods… READ MORE

92 N.C. L. Rev. 2145 (2014)

Reeling in the Supreme Court of North Carolina: Judicial Intervention in the Internal Dispute Resolution of Voluntary Associations under Topp v. Big Rock Found., Inc.

By Lucille C. Andrzejewski

92 N.C. L. Rev. 2119 (2014)

Saving Face: Adopting a Right of Publicity to Protect North Carolinians in an Increasingly Digital World

By William K. Smith

92 N.C. L. Rev. 2065 (2014)

Holes in the Defense: Evaluating the North Carolina Attorney General’s Duty to Defend and the Responses of Other Government Actors

By John E. Harris

92 N.C. L. Rev. 2027 (2014)

Overcriminalization in North Carolina

By Jeff Welty

92 N.C. L. Rev. 1935 (2014)

Refining Per Se Unfair Trade Practices

By Matthew W. Sawchak

92 N.C. L. Rev. 1881 (2014)

The “Old” Black Corporate Bar: Durham’s Wall Street, 1898-1971

By Amos N. Jones

92 N.C. L. Rev. 1831 (2014)

A Dialogue with Judge Phillips

By Transcript from reception honoring Judge Phillips

92 N.C. L. Rev. 1813 (2014)

Modernizing the “New South”: The Legacy of Judge Phillips’s Late Career, Late Century Rulings in Shaw and VMI

By Hampton Dellinger

92 N.C. L. Rev. 1795 (2014)

Judge Dickson Phillips, Jr.: Preparation for Judicial Excellence

By John Charles Boger

92 N.C. L. Rev. 1789 (2014)