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Brave new world of lawyers in Japan: Proceedings of a panel discussion on the growth of corporate law firms and the role of lawyers in Japan
Bruce E. Aronson, The Brave New World of Lawyers in Japan: Proceedings of a Panel Discussion on the Growth of Corporate Law Firms and the Role of Lawyers in Japan, 21 Colum. J. Asian L. 45 (2007).
Our image of Japan is one of an insular society which emphasizes informal consensus and where lawyers and the law do not play an important role. But deregulation and administrative reform initiated during Japan's economic ...
Changes in the role of lawyers and corporate governance in Japan--How do we measure whether legal reform leads to real change?
Bruce E. Aronson, Changes in the Role of Lawyers and Corporate Governance in Japan--How Do We Measure Whether Legal Reform Leads to Real Change? 8 Wash. U. Global Stud. L. Rev. 223 (2009).
This Essay is part of a festschrift in honor of John Owen Haley and appears in a special issue of Washington University Global Studies Law Review. Haley is best known for his work on continuity and change in Japanese law ...
Reaffirmation: The ethical role of the debtor's attorney
Marianne B. Culhane & Michaela M. White, Reaffirmation: The Ethical Role of the Debtor's Attorney, in 10th Biennial Judge Joe Lee Bankruptcy Institute C-1 (Univ. of Ky. Coll. Of Law Office of Continuing Legal Educ. ed., 2001).
Arlington's changing story: civic engagement in Arlington County, Virginia
Melinda D. Patrician & Palma J. Strand, Arlington's Changing Story: Civic Engagement in Arlington County, Virginia (2003).
This report describes an assessment of civic engagement practices in Arlington County, Virginia - the processes, the results, and the themes that emerged. The report also contains recommendations for improving these practices ...
Civic engagement: A guide for communities
Palma J. Strand & Melinda D. Patrician, Civic Engagement: A Guide for Communities (2006).
Civic engagement is a healthy way to solve problems, is good for community leaders, and is worth the inconvenience or bother that might be encountered along the way. The guide to civic engagement is neither an in-depth ...
Forced to bowl alone?
Palma J. Strand, Forced to Bowl Alone? Nation, Feb. 10, 2003, at 25 (reviewing Matthew A. Crenson & Benjamin Ginsberg, Downsizing Democracy: How America Sidelined Its Citizens and Privatized Its Public (2002)).
The state of civic participation in the U.S. is the subject of much hand-wringing. The lament is generally that citizens are withdrawn - that civic life is less vibrant than it once was and should be. This book review ...
Palma Strand & Melinda Patrician, School Climate, Educ. Wk., June 13, 2001, at 38.
The hot-button issue of the gaps in achievement in education between white students on the one hand and black and Latino students on the other has multiple aspects: tracking; enrollment in accelerated classes; referral to ...
Roscoe Pound, Commissioner
Richard E. Shugrue, Roscoe Pound, Commissioner, Neb. Law., Aug. 2000, at 18.
Online dispute resolution
Noam Ebner, Online Dispute Resolution, in Encyclopedia of Human Resources Information Systems: Challenges in e-HRM 668 (Teresa Torres-Coronas & Mario Arias-Oliva eds., 2009).