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  • Zanglein, Jayne Elizabeth (Texas Tech Law Review, 1996)
    The 1994-95 term brought many interesting and unusual employee benefit cases. In a bevy of cases, the court was a champion of participants' rights. Yet, the court was unsympathetic to participants who seemed to be taking ...
  • Beyer, Gerry W.; Griffin, Kerri M. (2011-07)
    Only two states (Oklahoma and Idaho) have statutes that directly address digital assets in a probate context - and then only in the administration phase. Few estate planners provide digital asset planning for their clients, ...
  • Beyer, Gerry W. (2002)
    Pets are an important part of people’s lives and are often also considered part of their owners’ families. Pet owners commonly intend to provide for the care of their pets after the owners’ death and will include their ...
  • Beyer, Gerry W. (2001)
    Courts and legislatures are recently more favorably approaching gifts to pets, and there is a higher probability of having courts apply a variety of techniques and policies to recognize these gifts. The author discusses ...
  • Beyer, Gerry W.; Virden, Robert N. (1994)
    Multiple-party accounts are low-cost, flexible, convenient to set up, and are very useful in estate planning. However, there are potential dangers associated with multiple-party accounts, and one should understand how ...
  • Krahmer, John (South Carolina Law Review, 1971)
  • Fortney, Susan Saab (The Professional Lawyer, 2002)
    This article focuses on ethics problems related to hourly billing by analyzing the results of a survey of 1000 randomly selected associates in Texas firms who (1) had been licensed for ten or fewer years as of June 1999, ...
  • Hatfield, Michael (CALI eLangdell Press, 2011)
    This chapter’s objective is to raise interesting tax ethics issues in practical contexts. There are notes and questions to prompt and guide discussions, and primary source materials to inform classroom discussions (e.g., ...
  • Hatfield, Michael (E-Langdell Press, 2013)
    Ethics is practical reasoning. It is thinking through the implications of behavior. For lawyers, ethical reflection involves considering not only the lawyer’s personal values but also the roles lawyers have as officers in ...
  • Dickerson, A. Darby (1998)
    An annotated bibliography of Internet web sites containing information on legal ethics.
  • Martin, Jose Manuel Cortes (Texas Tech Law Review, 2004)
    The main purpose of the new Trade Barrier Regulation (TBR) is to provide European Community (EC) industries with a weapon against obstacles faced by EC firms in non-EC countries (third countries) or countries within the ...
  • Evidence 
    Weninger, Robert A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1999)
    The survey this year focuses on significant decisions in the area of privilege and expert opinion. In United States v. Smith, the court explicitly rejected a journalist's First Amendment privilege for non-confidential ...
  • Evidence 
    Weninger, Robert A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 2000)
    The survey this year concentrates on significant Fifth Circuit decisions that further define the gatekeeping role of trial judges in determining the admissibility of expert evidence under the Supreme Court's opinions in ...
  • Evidence 
    Floyd, Daisy H. (2001)
    During the survey period, the Fifth Circuit dealt with several problem areas of evidence law. Not surprisingly, the court was once again called on to consider the application of the United States Supreme Court's decision ...
  • Evidence 
    Weninger, Robert A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1998)
    The Fifth Circuit's decisions in the area of Evidence dealt with a variety of familiar topics, such as the discretionary power of the trial judge to exclude relevant evidence because of the countervailing considerations ...
  • Larkin, Murl A. (Butterworth Legal Publishers, 1985)
    Professor Larkin has provided this comprehensive guide on the law of evidence to assist Texas lawyers in a trial setting.
  • Camp, Bryan T. (Tax Notes, 2004)
    Professor Camp examines the the Senate Finance Committee’s investigation of IRS abuse in 1998.
  • Frey, Martin A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1970)
    One of the most frustrating tasks facing a lawyer when he researches in an area of active legislative reform is to determine speedily and with certainty the relative validity of a case once precedent. Would, for example, ...
  • Murphy, Richard (Journal of National Security Law and Policy, 2012)
    Many critiques of the Central Intelligence Agency’s alleged use of killer drones depend on law that does not bind the United States or on contestable applications of uncertain facts to vague law. While acknowledging a ...
  • Beyer, Gerry (Aspen Publishers, 2012-06)
    Summarizes intestate succession, will execution, will revocation, will interpretation and construction, will contests, other will issues, probate avoidance techniques, an introduction to estate administration, and other ...