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    • Reflection for Friday, October 30, 2020: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Wirth, Eileen (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |"Who among you, if your son or ox falls into a cistern,|would not immediately pull him out on the Sabbath day?"|But they were unable to answer his question. - Luke|In today's Gospel, Jesus' answer to criticism that he ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 28, 2020: Sts. Simon and Jude, Apostles. 

      Kestermeier, Chas, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |Psalm response: Their message goes out through all the earth.|This is a feast of the apostles Simon and Jude, but apparently there is no trace whatever of them outside of the New Testament and no word of them anywhere ...
    • Reflection for Monday, October 26, 2020: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Brock, Mary (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      Here in the Midwest as the days get shorter and the temperatures get cooler, I have prepared my yard for winter and now turn my attention to projects inside my home.  Learning about home upkeep is interesting to me, and I ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, October 31, 2020: 30th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Carney, Jay (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |"And this I know with confidence, that I shall remain and continue in the service of all of you for your progress and joy in the faith." Philippians 1:25|Paul writes these hopeful words from prison. He does not know what ...
    • Reflection for Thursday, October 22, 2020: 29th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Zuegner, Carol (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |I was taken aback when I first read today's Gospel from Luke. These words are not ones I usually read when contemplating the gospel and what it means in my life. I am more used to those passages that tell us to love one ...
    • Reflection for Friday, October 23, 2020: 29th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Shirley, Nancy (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |Click on the link below to send an e-mail response|to the writer of this reflection.|nancyshirley@creighton.edu|Sharing this reflection with others by Email, on Facebook or Twitter: See all the Resources we offer on our ...
    • Reflection for Saturday, October 24, 2020: 29th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Mattingly, Molly (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |"I take no pleasure in the death of the wicked [one], says the Lord,|but rather in [their] conversion that [they] may live." – Ezekiel 33:11|Today's gospel acclamation verse provided a necessary reminder as I began ...
    • Reflection for Wednesday, October 21, 2020: 29th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Samson, Beth (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |"Christ has no body on earth now but yours, no hands but yours, no feet but yours; yours are the eyes through which Christ looks with compassion on the world; yours are the feet with which Christ walks to do good; yours ...
    • Reflection for Tuesday, October 20, 2020: 29th week in Ordinary Time. 

      Latta, Mark (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2020)
      |In the first reading today, Paul is in effect explaining to the Ephesians that all who are believers, Jews and Gentiles alike, are saved and are part of the same spiritual family. In Paul's time, there was anti-Gentile ...
    • Estate Planning Choice of Wealth Management Entity: The Limited Partnership as an Alternative to the Trust 

      Gagliardi, Elaine Hightower (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|This Article takes a closer look at the limited partnership as an alternative to the trust. After summarizing the shift in client perspective and objectives in part two, this Article analyzes specific ...
    • Cognitive Competence and Decision-making Capacity 

      Boron, Julie Blaskewicz (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|This essay is based upon a panel discussion at the 2020 Creighton Law Review Symposium and Tepoel Lecture entitled The 21st Century Trust: Evolution, Innovation, Adaptation. As the population of the United ...
    • Christian Purpose Trusts 

      Simmons, Thomas E. (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|This Article contextualizes noncharitable purpose trusts, outlines and critiques the Uniform Trust Code provisions governing purpose trusts, and proposes a corporate purpose trust format which preserves a ...
    • Rethinking Disposition Provisions of Trusts: Recent Trends and Approaches to Trust Design with an Asset Protection Focus 

      Vandenack, Mary E. (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) was passed in late 2017. The TCJA made significant changes to the federal estate and gift tax rules. The TCJA allows an individual to transfer ten million dollars (adjusted ...
    • Twenty-First Century Trusts and Ethics: Estate Planning for Couples 

      Spivack, Carla (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|Representing spouses jointly may seem natural to estate planning attorneys. Most casebooks discuss the ethics of joint representation as if it were the default for this type of practice. The American College ...
    • A More Suitable Vessel: Trust Decanting and the Future of Trust Modification in Nebraska 

      Wolf, Alexander J.; DeLuca, Anthony P.; O'Brien, Nicholas W. (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|The fact that a trust is “irrevocable” does not actually mean it cannot be changed. This is a widely-known secret in the estate planning world. Indeed, practitioners have the luxury of utilizing an increasing ...
    • Tepoel Lecture: Bond Trustees and the Rising Challenge of Activist Investors 

      Schwarcz, Steven L. (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      INTRODUCTION|A bond indenture is the contract controlling the relationship between investors in corporate bonds and the issuer of those bonds. Large financial institutions, such as U.S. Bank, Bank of NY Mellon, and Deutsche ...
    • The Long-Term Influences of Toxic Leaders on Their Followers: A Qualitative Descriptive Study 

      Hinshaw, Stephanie (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Toxic leaders occupy leadership positions across all work sectors in the U.S. and have a significant negative influence on their organizations and followers. Prior research has predominantly focused on the influence of ...
    • The Ends or the Means: A Case Study of Dignity and Inclusive Business 

      Cuervo Prados, Andrea (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      The qualitative, instrumental single case study describes how leaders and other stakeholders of Recrea Colombia Empresarial (RCE) promoted the dignity of low-income populations through their business practices. The data ...
    • Creighton Law Review Full Issue - Volume 53 Number 4 

      Unknown author (Creighton University School of Law. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
    • Back to square one: How Tribune revived the settlement payment safe harbor to trustee avoidance powers in the context of leveraged buyouts 

      Fox, Irina (2020)
      This Article reviews the history of the Code section 546(e) safe harbor, highlighting the circuit split that was resolved by Merit Management. The Article then focuses on the current framework for the analysis, as it was ...