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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).
Catholic intellectual tradition in the context of the legal academy
Michael J. Kelly, The Catholic Intellectual Tradition in the Context of the Legal Academy, Supplement Series 6 for J. Religion & Soc'y 79 (2011).
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).
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 ...
On the cost disease and legal education
Paul E. McGreal, On the Cost Disease and Legal Education, 66 Syracuse L. Rev. 631 (2016).
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.
Conscience and competing liberty claims
Renée Mirkes & Edward A. Morse, Conscience and Competing Liberty Claims, 29 Ethics & Med.: An Int'l J. Bioethics 23 (2013).
Some treatment requests from gay patients seriously conflict with the religious or moral beliefs of their respective medical providers. Not all legal solutions to these disputes serve the common good. Therefore, this article ...
SEC cybersecurity guidelines: Insights into the utility of risk factor disclosures for investors
Edward A. Morse, Vasant Raval & John R. Wingender, Jr., SEC Cybersecurity Guidelines: Insights into the Utility of Risk Factor Disclosures for Investors, 73 Bus. Law. 1 (2017-2018).
In October 2011, the SEC issued new guidelines for disclosure of cybersecurity risks. Some firms responded to these guidelines by issuing new risk factor disclosures. This paper examines the guidelines and cybersecurity ...
Exploring unnecessary invasive procedures in the United States: A retrospective mixed-methods analysis of cases from 2008-2016
James M. DuBois, John T. Chibnall, Emily E. Anderson, Heidi A. Walsh, Michelle Eggers, Kari Baldwin & Kelly K. Dineen, Exploring Unnecessary Invasive Procedures in the United States: A Retrospective Mixed-Methods Analysis of Cases from 2008-2016, PATIENT SAFETY SURGERY, Dec. 18, 2017, https://doi.org/10.1186/s13037-017-0144-y.
Background: Unnecessary invasive procedures risk harming patients physically, emotionally, and financially. Very little is known about the factors that provide the motive, means, and opportunity (MMO) for unnecessary procedures.
Overview of corporate compliance and ethics programs
Paul E. McGreal, An Overview of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Programs, in Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 117 (Practising Law Inst. ed., 2017).