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Miscellany On The Ucc And Its Primary Drafters, Virginia C. Thomas Jul 2023

Miscellany On The Ucc And Its Primary Drafters, Virginia C. Thomas

Library Scholarly Publications

This column discusses how the UCC was shaped by monumental legal scholars Llewellyn and Mentschikoff, highlights the historical and archival resources that tell their story, and offers insight into their views on legal education.


From The Horse’S Mouth: What Research And Other Lawyering Competencies Do New Law Graduates Need To Be Successful?, Virginia C. Thomas Oct 2019

From The Horse’S Mouth: What Research And Other Lawyering Competencies Do New Law Graduates Need To Be Successful?, Virginia C. Thomas

Library Scholarly Publications

Insights from a diverse group of accomplished legal professionals addressing the questions: What are the research and other lawyering skills that new lawyers need to be successful in the profession? What competencies are expected of them in different areas of practice?


The Structure And Evolution Of The Academic Discipline Of Law In The United States: Generation And Validation Of Course-Subject Co-Occurrence (Csco) Maps, Peter A. Hook Jul 2014

The Structure And Evolution Of The Academic Discipline Of Law In The United States: Generation And Validation Of Course-Subject Co-Occurrence (Csco) Maps, Peter A. Hook

School of Information Sciences Faculty Research Publications

This dissertation proposes, exemplifies, and validates the usage of course-subject co-occurrence (CSCO) data to generate topic maps of an academic discipline. CSCO is defined as course-subjects taught in the same academic year by the same teacher. This work is premised on the assumption that in the aggregate and for reasons of efficiency, faculty members teach course-subjects that are topically similar to one another. To exemplify and validate CSCO, more than 112,000 CSCO events were extracted from the annual directories of the American Association of Law Schools covering nearly eighty years of law school teaching in the United States. The CSCO …


Democratic Education And Local School Governance, Justin R. Long Jan 2014

Democratic Education And Local School Governance, Justin R. Long

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


Racial Preference In Law School Admissions: The Public Interest In A Diverse Legal Profession, Robert Allen Sedler Jan 1999

Racial Preference In Law School Admissions: The Public Interest In A Diverse Legal Profession, Robert Allen Sedler

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


Integrating Alternative Dispute Resolution Into The Bankruptcy Curriculum, Peter C. Alexander, Peter N. Kutulakis, Robert M. Ackerman Jan 1998

Integrating Alternative Dispute Resolution Into The Bankruptcy Curriculum, Peter C. Alexander, Peter N. Kutulakis, Robert M. Ackerman

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


Teaching Commercial Law In The Third Year: A Short Report On A Business Organizations Commercial Law Clinic, John F. Dolan, Russell A. Mcnair Jr. Jan 1995

Teaching Commercial Law In The Third Year: A Short Report On A Business Organizations Commercial Law Clinic, John F. Dolan, Russell A. Mcnair Jr.

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


The Constitution Of Conscience, Steven L. Winter Jan 1994

The Constitution Of Conscience, Steven L. Winter

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


One Size Fits All, Steven L. Winter Jan 1994

One Size Fits All, Steven L. Winter

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


Do Pigs Need Wings? Introductory Thoughts On Law Reviews, Errors, And The Coase Theorem, Stephen Calkins Oct 1991

Do Pigs Need Wings? Introductory Thoughts On Law Reviews, Errors, And The Coase Theorem, Stephen Calkins

Law Faculty Research Publications

Ever since shepherd children stumbled upon the Dead Sea Scrolls, a small group of scholars controlled access to these writings. These scholars painstakingly edited and published so far about half the historic texts. Scholars not numbered among the select few complained of the arrogance implicit in limiting access to the original materials. Now the critics have their chance. In late 1991 the Biblical Archaeology Society published a "facsimile edition" of the previously unpublished scrolls. Professor Robert H. Eisenman, coeditor of the new edition, boasted that this was "'the last stage in breaking the monopoly' of authorized editors over the scroll …


Law Schools And Professional Responsibility: A Task For All Seasons, Robert M. Ackerman Jan 1984

Law Schools And Professional Responsibility: A Task For All Seasons, Robert M. Ackerman

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.


Equitable Relief, But Not Equity, Robert Allen Sedler Jan 1963

Equitable Relief, But Not Equity, Robert Allen Sedler

Law Faculty Research Publications

No abstract provided.