Throughout the month of April, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for April 1st to April 30th, 2022.
Articles, Essays, and Reviews
1. Gerry W. Beyer, West’s Texas Forms – Real Property (Vols. 13, 14, & 15) (2d ed. 2022 Supp.).
2. Gerry W. Beyer, Potpourri, 60-2 Real Est., Prob. & Tr. L. Rep., at 4 (2022).
3. Gerry W. Beyer, Intestacy, Wills, Estate Administration, and Trusts Update, 60-2 Real Est., Prob. & Tr. L. Rep., at 5 (2022).
1. Prof. Murphy’s article Abandon Chevron and Modernize Stare Decisis for the Administrative State is cited in the following article: Amy Semet, Statutory Interpretation and Chevron Deference in the Appellate Courts: An Empirical Analysis, 12 UC Irvine L. Rev. 621 (2022).
2. Prof. Humphrey’s article The Millennial Juror is cited in the following article: Harry Mitchell Caldwell, Closing the Deal: Principles of Closing Argument Grounded in Empirical Studies and Lessons of the Masters, 45 Am. J. Trial Advoc. 1 (2021).
3. Prof. Christopher’s article Eye of the Beholder: How Perception Management Can Counter Stereotype Threat Among Struggling Law Students is cited in the following article: Janet Thompson Jackson, Wellness and Law: Reforming Legal Education to Support Student Wellness, 65 How. L.J. 45 (2021).
4. Prof. Beyer’s article Video Recording the Will Execution Ceremony is cited in the following article: Alexander James Anselment, New York Executive Order 202.14: A Temporary Fix to a Temporary Problem, Or a Framework to Change Estate Planning Document Execution?, 32 Alb. L.J. Sci. & Tech. 99 (2022).
5. Prof. Murphy’s book Administrative Law and Practice is cited in the following article: Joseph Avery, Fumble! Anti-Human Bias in the Wake of Socio-Technical System Failures, 53 Ariz. St. L.J. 1009 (2021).
6. Prof. Sutton’s article Native Americans and Discriminatory Administration with Facially Neutral Rules is cited in the following article: Christina Isabel Ceballos, David Freeman Engstrom, & Daniel E. Ho, Disparate Limbo: How Administrative Law Erased Antidiscrimination, 131 Yale L.J. 370 (2021).
7. Prof. Gossett’s article How States are Profiting from the Child’s Right to Protection is cited in the following article: Bernard James, Restorative Justice Liability: School Discipline Reform and the Right to Safe Schools, 51 U. Mem. L. Rev. 613 (2021).
8. Prof. Spain’s article The Unfinished Agenda for Law Schools in Nurturing a Commitment to Pro Bono Legal Services by Law Students is cited in the following article: David W Lannetti & Jennifer L. Eaton, Sparking a Movement: A Coordinated, Bottom-Up Approach to Increase Voluntary Pro Bono Service and Mend the Justice Gap, 25 Rich. Pub. Int. L. Rev. 1 (2022).
9. Prof. Gonzalez’ article A Tale of Two Waivers: Waiver of the Jury Waiver Defense Under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure is cited in §2321 of the following work: Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (April 2022 Update).
10. Prof. Chiappinelli’s article The Myth of Director Consent: After Shaffer, Beyond Nicastro is cited in §136:25 of the following work: Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts (5th Ed.) (December 2021 Update).
11. Prof. Christopher’s article Normalizing Struggle is cited in the following article: Beth A. Brennan, Explicit Instruction in Legal Education: Boon or Spoon?, 52 U. Mem. L. Rev. 1 (2021).
12. Prof. Brie Sherwin’s article The Upside Down: A New Reality for Science at the EPA and Its Impact on Environmental Justice is cited in the following article: Amanda K. Rudat, Amending the Federal Advisory Committee Act to Protect Independent Scientific Expertise, 48 Ecology L.Q. 597 (2021).
13. Prof. Brie Sherwin’s article Chocolate, Coca-Cola, and Fracturing Fluid: A Story of Unfettered Secrecy, Toxicology, and the Resulting Public Health Implications of Natural Gas Development is cited in the following article: Amy Kapczynski, The Public History of Trade Secrets, 55 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1367 (2022).
14. Prof. Casto’s article The Early Supreme Court Justices’ Most Significant Opinion is cited in the following article: Joshua J. Schroeder, Leviathan Goes to Washington: How to Assert the Separation of Powers in Defense of Future Generations, 15 Fla. A & M U. L. Rev. 1 (2021).
15. Prof. Christopher’s article Mobile Banking: The Answer for the Unbanked in America? is cited in the following article: Janine S. Hiller & Lindsay Sain Jones, Who’s Keeping Score?: Oversight of Changing Consumer Credit Infrastructure, 59 Am. Bus. L.J. 61 (2022).
16. Prof. Beyer’s article What if Your Parrot Outlives You? Preparing for Your Bird’s Future is cited in the following article: Kaity Y. Emerson & Kevin Bennardo, Unleashing Pets from Dead-Hand Control, 22 Nev. L.J. 349 (2021).
17. Prof. Rob Sherwin’s article The Changing Landscape of the Texas Citizens Participation Act is cited in the following article: Matthew D. Bunker, The Jurisprudence of Public Concern in Anti-Slapp Law: Shifting Boundaries in Statutory Protection of Free Expression, 44 Hastings Comm. & Ent L.J. 133 (2022).
18. Prof. Casto’s article The Early Supreme Court Justices’ Most Significant Opinion is cited in the following article: Joshua J. Schroeder, We Will All Be Free or None Will Be Free: Why Federal Power is Not Plenary, But Limited and Supreme, 27 Tex. Hisp. J. L. & Pol’y 1 (2021).
1. On April 4, 2022, Prof. Beyer was the virtual guest speaker for the New York City Bar’s Trusts, Estates, and Surrogate’s Court Committee. His presentation was entitled Introduction to Non-Fungible Tokens.
2. On April 7, 2022, Prof. Beyer made a virtual CLE presentation to a national audience entitled Anticipating Will Contests and How to Avoid Them for Celesq/Thomson Reuters/West LegalEdCenter.
3. On April 8, 2022, Prof. Beyer was the virtual guest speaker at the April meeting of the Collin County Bar Association’s Estate Planning & Probate Section. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Case Law Update and discussed recent Texas judicial developments in intestate succession, wills, estate administration, and trusts.
4. The Texas Tech law librarians, Jamie Baker, Dajiang Nie, Brittany Morris, and Ashley Arrington presented together at the Southwestern Association of Law Library conference on testing legal research on NextGen Bar Exam that is currently under development by the NCBE. Dajiang, Morris, and Arrington all participated in additional sessions on electronic resources during COVID-19, law librarian title considerations, and library social media plans.
5. On April 29, 2022, Prof. Benham made a virtual appearance as a Faculty Discussion leader for Elon Law’s webinar for first-generation students discussing topics such as study tips, wellness and relationships, planning for the summer, and finding happiness during law school.
6. On April 26, 2022, Prof. Beyer traveled to Dallas where he was the featured luncheon speaker for the Probate, Trusts, and Estates Section of the Dallas Bar Association. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Morals From the Courthouse: A Study of Recent Cases Impacting the Wills, Probate, and Trust Practice.