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Taking professionalism to new heights: Mountaineering lessons for the practice of law
Stephen C. Sieberson, Taking Professionalism to New Heights: Mountaineering Lessons for the Practice of Law, Ninth Annual Seminar on Ethics and Professionalism (Omaha Bar Ass’n 2015).
Law practice in the 21st century—Where are we heading?
Stephen C. Sieberson, Alex Fayad & Carola Cintron-Arroyo, Law Practice in the 21st Century—Where Are We Heading?, Omaha Bar Ass’n Newsl., Sept. 2016, at 9.
On the cost disease and legal education
Paul E. McGreal, On the Cost Disease and Legal Education, 66 Syracuse L. Rev. 631 (2016).
An essay on predictability in choice-of-law doctrine and implications for a Third Conflicts Restatement
Patrick J. Borchers, An Essay on Predictability in Choice-of-Law Doctrine and Implications for a Third Conflicts Restatement, 49 Creighton L. Rev. 495 (2016).
Both Restatements of the Conflict of Laws have been controversial. The First, completed in 1934, enshrined territorial rules, such as the law of the place of the injury (lex loci delicti) governing tort cases. The First ...
Death and taxes: A survey of income tax issues for decedents and their families
Edward A. Morse, Death and Taxes: A Survey of Income Tax Issues for Decedents and Their Families, in 2016 Advanced Estate Planning Institute (Neb. Continuing Legal Educ. ed., 2016).
History and theory of administrative law
Patrick Borchers, History and Theory of Administrative Law, in Administrative Law Seminar (Neb. Continuing Legal Educ. ed., 2016).
Regulation of online gambling
Edward A. Morse, Regulation of Online Gambling, in Research Handbook on Electronic Commerce Law 449 (John A. Rothchild ed., 2016).
This chapter addresses the regulatory challenges presented by Internet gambling. As will be explored below, current U.S. laws leverage federal power to limit financing and other logistical support for Internet gambling ...
120 hours until the consistent treatment of simultaneous death under the California probate code
Victoria J. Haneman & Jennifer M. Booth, 120 Hours Until the Consistent Treatment of Simultaneous Death Under the California Probate Code, 34 Nova L. Rev. 449 (2010).
The issue of simultaneous death arises when there is insufficient evidence that two individuals died other than simultaneously. In the case of closely proximate deaths, devolution of the estate depends upon the order of ...
Bridging the justice gap with a (purposeful) restructuring of small claims court
Victoria J. Haneman, Bridging the Justice Gap with a (Purposeful) Restructuring of Small Claims Court, 39 W. New Eng. L. Rev. 457 (2017).
Legal services are so expensive that low- and middle-income individuals with access to technology and some education will frequently try to navigate the court system on their own. Accepting (as some of us have) that neither ...
Marriage, millennials, and massive student loan debt
Victoria J. Haneman, Marriage, Millennials, and Massive Student Loan Debt, 2 Concordia L. Rev. 103 (2017).
Dating apps, contraception, abortion, medical advances that allow the delay of childbearing, changes in female pay, and crippling student loan debt are all factors that may weigh upon the Millennial trend of cohabitation ...