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Overview of corporate compliance and ethics programs
Paul E. McGreal, An Overview of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Programs, in Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 67 (Practising Law Inst. ed., 2011).
Low-intensity computer network attack and self-defense
Sean Watts, Low-Intensity Computer Network Attack and Self-Defense, 87 Int'l L. Stud. 59 (2011), reprinted in 41 Israel Yearbook on Human Rights 83 (Yoram Dinstein ed., 2011).
Newly created State cyber security agencies, the reality of cyber attacks, and evolutions in cyber attack strategy will have important effects on the UN Charter's security regime, specifically the law governing States' ...
Coercive use of immigration status in a civil society
David P. Weber, The Coercive Use of Immigration Status in a Civil Society, Neb. Law., Nov./Dec. 2011, at 11.
Murky mess of MERS: The complications of collecting on promissory notes when MERS is around
David P. Weber, The Murky Mess of MERS: The Complications of Collecting on Promissory Notes when MERS is Around, ConsiderChapter13.ORG (Apr. 10, 2011).
In this era of "robo-signers," asset-backed securities and unprecedented foreclosures, the mechanics of collecting on a promissory note accompanying a mortgage or deed of trust are often forgotten or not followed for a ...
Inappropriate imposition of court-ordered mediation in will contests
Victoria J. Haneman, The Inappropriate Imposition of Court-Ordered Mediation in Will Contests, 59 Clev. St. L. Rev. 513 (2011).
Following the successful implementation of court-ordered mediation programs in divorce and family law cases, similar programs are being adopted to mandate the use of mediation in other areas of litigation. Complex emotional ...
Changing the estate planning malpractice landscape: Applying the constructive trust to cure testamentary mistake
Victoria J. Haneman, Changing the Estate Planning Malpractice Landscape: Applying the Constructive Trust to Cure Testamentary Mistake, 80 UMKC L. Rev. 91 (2011).
A statistical compilation of malpractice claims released by the American Bar Association in 2008 demonstrates that estate planning cases constitute almost 10% of all actions filed. An estate planning client is uniquely ...
"Reasonably equivalent value" in § 548 avoidance actions: An analytical framework post-In re TOUSA, Inc.
Irina Fox, “Reasonably Equivalent Value” in § 548 Avoidance Actions: An Analytical Framework Post-In re TOUSA, Inc., 20 Norton J. Bankr. L. & Prac. 469 (2011).
Avoidance powers in bankruptcy are designed to prevent the debtor from fraudulently siphoning away his property on the verge of bankruptcy. Usually, a trustee in bankruptcy can avoid prepetition transfers of the debtor’s ...
Current developments in federal income tax
Edward A. Morse, Current Developments in Federal Income Tax, in Tax Update XXXIII (State Bar of S.D. Comm. on Continuing Legal Educ. ed., 2011).
This outline covers significant developments in federal income taxation along with related topics that the author finds interesting, curious, or worthy of comment. It is not intended to provide exhaustive coverage, but it ...
Important developments in federal income taxation
Edward A. Morse, Important Developments in Federal Income Taxation, in Great Plains Federal Tax Institute (2011).
A review of significant case law, administrative pronouncements, and legislation in the federal income tax arena, with insights and commentary focusing on items of general interest for individuals and business taxpayers.
Iraq 2003-2013: A tragedy in three acts
Michael Kelly, Op-Ed, Iraq 2003-2013: A Tragedy in Three Acts, JURIST, Dec. 16, 2011, http://jurist.org/forum/2011/12/michael-kelly-iraq-retrospective.php.