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The Rise Of The Creative Law School, Gregory W. Bowman Jan 2019

The Rise Of The Creative Law School, Gregory W. Bowman

Faculty Scholarship

No abstract provided.


The Wvu Law Advocate, Vol. 3, Wvu Student Bar Association Dec 2018

The Wvu Law Advocate, Vol. 3, Wvu Student Bar Association

The WVU Law Advocate

No abstract provided.


The Wvu Law Advocate, Vol. 2, Wvu Student Bar Association Nov 2018

The Wvu Law Advocate, Vol. 2, Wvu Student Bar Association

The WVU Law Advocate

No abstract provided.


The Wvu Law Advocate, Wvu Student Bar Association Sep 2018

The Wvu Law Advocate, Wvu Student Bar Association

The WVU Law Advocate

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Milking The Estate, David R. Hague Sep 2018

Milking The Estate, David R. Hague

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The History Of The West Virginia Code, Robert W. Kerns Jr. Sep 2017

The History Of The West Virginia Code, Robert W. Kerns Jr.

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Peter Singer, Drowning Children, And Pro Bono, John M.A. Dipippa Sep 2016

Peter Singer, Drowning Children, And Pro Bono, John M.A. Dipippa

West Virginia Law Review

This Article uses the ethicist Peter Singer's principles to examine and critique the legal profession's pro bono efforts in the face of the persistent gap between the public's legal needs and their ability to meet them. Singer argues that adults should jump into a pond to save a drowning child. Using the drowning child as an analogy, this Article argues that lawyers are morally obligated to (1) increase the amount of their pro bono efforts, (2) be more selective in the cases they take, and (3) be significantly more generous in their financial support for legal services ...


From The Great Depression To The Great Recession: (Non-)Lawyers Practicing Deregulated Law, Michael A. Bush Apr 2013

From The Great Depression To The Great Recession: (Non-)Lawyers Practicing Deregulated Law, Michael A. Bush

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Bypassing Civil Gideon: A Legislative Proposal To Address The Rising Costs And Unmet Legal Needs Of Unrepresented Immigrants, Erin B. Corcoran Dec 2012

Bypassing Civil Gideon: A Legislative Proposal To Address The Rising Costs And Unmet Legal Needs Of Unrepresented Immigrants, Erin B. Corcoran

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Courtiers Of The Marble Palace: The Rise And Influence Of The Supreme Court Law Clerk, Harvey Gee Jan 2008

Courtiers Of The Marble Palace: The Rise And Influence Of The Supreme Court Law Clerk, Harvey Gee

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Subordinate Lawyers And Insubordinate Duties, Douglas R. Richmond Jan 2003

Subordinate Lawyers And Insubordinate Duties, Douglas R. Richmond

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Clintons' Legal Defense Fund: Income From Payment Of Legal Expenses By Another And Deductibility Of Such Expenses, John R. Dorocak Sep 2001

The Clintons' Legal Defense Fund: Income From Payment Of Legal Expenses By Another And Deductibility Of Such Expenses, John R. Dorocak

West Virginia Law Review

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The Politics Of The Clinton Impeachment And The Death Of The Independent Counsel Statute: Toward Depoliticization, Marjorie Cohn Sep 1999

The Politics Of The Clinton Impeachment And The Death Of The Independent Counsel Statute: Toward Depoliticization, Marjorie Cohn

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Comments Celebrating The 100th Anniversary Of The West Virginia Law Review, David C. Hardesty Jr. Sep 1997

Comments Celebrating The 100th Anniversary Of The West Virginia Law Review, David C. Hardesty Jr.

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Defunding Of The Post Conviction Defense Organizations As A Denial Of The Right To Counsel, Roscoe C. Howard Jr. Apr 1996

The Defunding Of The Post Conviction Defense Organizations As A Denial Of The Right To Counsel, Roscoe C. Howard Jr.

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


A Survivor's Guide To Law School, Erik M. Jensen Jun 1994

A Survivor's Guide To Law School, Erik M. Jensen

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Lawyer's Duty Of Public Service: More Than Charity, Tigran W. Eldred, Thomas Schoenherr Jan 1994

The Lawyer's Duty Of Public Service: More Than Charity, Tigran W. Eldred, Thomas Schoenherr

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Project Challenge: Pro Bono Opportunity In Private Corporate Practice, Wendy E.D. Smith, Cheryl J. Terai Jan 1994

Project Challenge: Pro Bono Opportunity In Private Corporate Practice, Wendy E.D. Smith, Cheryl J. Terai

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Determining The Appropriate Time Limitations On Attorney Malpractice Lawsuits In West Virginia: A Brief Overview, Vincent Paul Cardi Jun 1993

Determining The Appropriate Time Limitations On Attorney Malpractice Lawsuits In West Virginia: A Brief Overview, Vincent Paul Cardi

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Attorney's Fees Under The Surface Mining Control And Reclamation Act Of 1977: A Primer, E. Ann Compton Keel Jun 1990

Attorney's Fees Under The Surface Mining Control And Reclamation Act Of 1977: A Primer, E. Ann Compton Keel

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Death By Lottery--Procedural Bar Of Constitutional Claims In Capital Cases Due To Inadequate Representation Of Indigent Defendants, Stephen B. Bright Apr 1990

Death By Lottery--Procedural Bar Of Constitutional Claims In Capital Cases Due To Inadequate Representation Of Indigent Defendants, Stephen B. Bright

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Latest Battle In The Revolution Of Attorney Advertising: A Step Too Far, Elizabeth Frasher Pagani Jan 1989

The Latest Battle In The Revolution Of Attorney Advertising: A Step Too Far, Elizabeth Frasher Pagani

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Admission And Reinstatement Of Felons To The Bar: West Virginia And The General Rule, Leonard Copeland Jan 1989

Admission And Reinstatement Of Felons To The Bar: West Virginia And The General Rule, Leonard Copeland

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Beware The Solutions, H. Lee Sarokin Jun 1988

Beware The Solutions, H. Lee Sarokin

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Future Of The Coal Industry And The Role Of The Legal Profession, Robert C. Byrd Apr 1988

The Future Of The Coal Industry And The Role Of The Legal Profession, Robert C. Byrd

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Excessive Fees And Attorney Discipline: The Committee On Legal Ethics V. Tatterson, Cassandra M. Neely Jan 1988

Excessive Fees And Attorney Discipline: The Committee On Legal Ethics V. Tatterson, Cassandra M. Neely

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Ethics Of Dissent And Friendship In The American Professions, Thomas L. Shaffer Jun 1986

The Ethics Of Dissent And Friendship In The American Professions, Thomas L. Shaffer

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


Forfeiture Of Attorney's Fees: A Trap For The Unwary, Elazabeth A. Raies Jun 1986

Forfeiture Of Attorney's Fees: A Trap For The Unwary, Elazabeth A. Raies

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Ethics Of Dissent And Friendship--A Response To Professor Shaffer, Carl M. Selinger Jun 1986

The Ethics Of Dissent And Friendship--A Response To Professor Shaffer, Carl M. Selinger

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.


A Comment For Tom Shaffer: The Ethics Of Race, The Ethics Of Corruption, James J. Friedberg Jun 1986

A Comment For Tom Shaffer: The Ethics Of Race, The Ethics Of Corruption, James J. Friedberg

West Virginia Law Review

No abstract provided.