December 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News

Publications

  • Prof. Victoria Sutton, Handbook on Energy, Law & Ethics (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, Estate Planning and Probate Law, 85 Tex. B.J. 926 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, Keeping Up With the Courts, HERITAGE AUCTIONS J., Winter 2023, at 24.
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, An Estate Planning Potpourri, EST. PLAN. DEV. TEX. PROF., Nov. 2022, at 1.
  • Prof. Jarod S. Gonzalez, Solving Fair Labor Standards Act Collective Action Law, 58 Tulsa L. Rev. 45 (2022).
  • Prof. Victoria Sutton, Native America: Universities as Quasi-cities, Sovereignty and the Power to Name, 11 American Indian L.J. 1 (2022).

Citations

  • Prof. Richard Murphy’s article Can They Do That? The Due Process and Article III Problems of Proposed Findings of Criminal Contempt in Bankruptcy Courts was cited in the following publication: Hon. Joan N. Feeney, Hon. Michael G. Williamson, et al., 1 Bankrupt. Law. Manual, § 2:23 (5th ed.).
  • Prof. Arnold H. Loewy’s article Freedom of Speech as a Product of Democracy was cited in the following article: Hanna Diamond, The Sixth Circuit Joins the Split: Higher Education Freedom of Speech and the Breadth of Academic Freedom Remain in Limbo, 12 Wake Forest L. Rev. Online 111 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article Punitive Damages, Explanatory Verdicts, and the Hard Look was cited in the following publication: Lawrence G. Certrulo, 1 Toxic Torts Litigation Guide § 4:32 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article Eight Things Americans Can’t Figure Out About Controlling Administrative Power was cited in the following article: Youssef Mohamed, Here’s Your Number, Now Please Wait in Line: The Asylum Backlog, Federal Court Litigation, and Artificial Intelligence in Agency Adjudication, 89 U. Chi. L. Rev. 2013 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard Murphy’s chapter in Admin. Law & Prac. was cited in the following publication: Kent Hull, Judicial Review of Administrative Orders: A More Active Function for Indiana Courts?, 66 Res Gestae 12 (2022).
  • Prof. William Casto’s article The Supreme Court in the Early Republic: The Chief Justiceships of John Jay and Oliver Ellsworth was cited in the following article: Thomas P. Schmidt, Courts in Conversation, 2022 Mich. St. L. Rev. 411 (2022).
  • Prof. Patrick Metze’s article Plugging the School to Prison Pipeline by Addressing Cultural Racism in Public Education Discipline was cited in the following article: Bernard James, Restorative Justice Liability: School Discipline Reform and the Right to Safe Schools, 51 U. Mem. L. Rev. 557 (2021).
  • Prof. Richard Murphy’s article Tax Havens: How Globalization Really Works was cited in the following article: Martin W. Sybblis, Equality Offshore, 63 B.C.L. Rev. 2667 (2022).
  • Prof. Brie Sherwin’s article The Upside Down: A New Reality for Science at the EPA and Its Impact on Environmental Justice was cited in the following article: Allison M. Whelan, Executive Capture of Agency Decisionmaking, 75 Vand. L. Rev. 1787 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard D. Rosen’s article Deterring Previability Abortions in Texas Through Private Lawsuits was cited in the following article: Jennifer A. Brobst, Perilous Private Enforcement Strategies: From Posses and Citizen’s Arrest to Texas Heartbeat Statutes, 14 ConLawNOW 11 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article Separation of Powers and the Horizontal Force if Precedent was cited in the following article: Kevin C. Amici, A Move in the Bright Direction: Why Congress has the Power to Bring the Docket Out of the Shadows, 53 Seton Hall L. Rev. 643 (2022).
  • Prof. Arnold H. Loewy’s article Cops, Cars, and Citizens: Fixing the Broken Balance was cited in the following article: Henry Patrick, South Dakota v. Opperman: An Analysis of how: Inventory Searches are Unreasonable under the Fourth Amendment, Int’l Soc. Sci. Rev. (Sep. 1, 2022).
  • Prof. William R. Casto’s article The Federal Court’s Protective Jurisdiction over Torts Committed in Violation of the Law of Nations was cited in the following article: Tyler R. Giannini, Living with History: Will the Alien Tort Statute Become a Badge of Shame or Badge of Honor?, 132 Yale L.J. Forum 814 (2022).
  • Dean Jack Wade Nowlin’sarticle The Judicial Restraint Amendment: Populist Constitutional reform in the Spirit of the Bill of Rights was cited in the following article: Brooks M. Chupp, “A Sword in the Bed”: Bringing an End to the Fusion of Law and Equity, 98 Notre Dame L. Rev. 465 (2022).

Quotations

  • Prof. Bryan T. Camp was quoted in the following article: Steven H. Sholk, A Guide to the Substantiation Rules for Deductible Charitable Contributions, 137 J. Tax’n 03 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was quoted in the following publication: § 5:16 Duties of conservators of adults, Ga. Guardianship and Conservatorship (2022).

Notes

  • On December 2, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was in Indianapolis, Indiana where he spoke on the topic Estate Planning for Virtual Property—Electronic Communications, Cryptocurrency, Non-Fungible Tokens, and the Metaverse. An extensive article also accompanied his presentation.
  • Victoria Sutton, Distinguished Horn Professor was recently confirmed as a Board-Certified Environmental Scientist (BCES), by eminence, from the American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists (AAEES). This certification process involved professional letters of support, a history of work in the field and an oral examination with Board members.
  • Prof. Brian Shannon was a panelist at the Texas Judicial Mental Health Summit on Nov. 2 in Grapevine on the topic of diverting low-level criminal defendants with mental illness to Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) civil proceedings.
  • Horn Prof. Brian Shannon presented at the national NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative conference on Nov. 3 in Indianapolis on the topic of Student-Athletes & Mental Health.
  • Prof. Brian Shannon was part of a task group of judges, psychiatrists, med school profs, and law profs who worked for three years on a project to develop recommendations for model statutory emergency detentions, civil commitments, and criminal justice pathways for persons with mental illness. It was headed up by Judge Steve Leifman from Miami and Judge Milt Mack of Michigan, and all the folks who participated in the project are listed on pp. 4-5. The final report came out at the end of October and has been endorsed by the National Judicial Task Force to Examine State Courts’ Response to Mental Illness. See Final Report and recommendations. Also, the full report of the Judicial Task Force is at Final Report and Recommendations, which was released on October 25, 2022).
  • On December 5, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was a virtual speaker for the Estate Planning and Probate Law Section of the Hidalgo County Bar Association. His presentation and accompanying paper were entitled Morals From the Courthouse: A Study of Recent Texas Cases Impacting the Wills, Probate, and Trust Practice.
  • On December 6, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was a virtual speaker for the Boston Estate Planning Council. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Estate Planning in a Cyber World – Electronic Communications, Cryptocurrency, Non-Fungible Tokens, and the Metaverse.
  • On December 7, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was the speaker at a dinner program sponsored by the Milwaukee Estate Planning Forum. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Anticipating Will Contests and How to Avoid Them.
  • The President-Elect of the American College of Probate Counsel recently appointed Prof. Gerry W. Beyer to the Nominating Committee which is tasked with nominating Fellows for election as officers of the College and for election to the Board of Regents.  Prof. Beyer currently serves on the Board of Regents and on several other committees including the Legal Education Committee for which is the Co-Chair Elect.
  • Prof. Brian D. Shannon was mentioned in the following article: Tyler R. Smotherman, Unnecessary and Improper: Why it is Time for UCMJ Jurisdiction Over Retirees to ETS, 35 Regent U. L. Rev. 207 (2022-23).
  • Prof. Richard Rosen was mentioned in the following article: Tyler R. Smotherman, Unnecessary and Improper: Why it is Time for UCMJ Jurisdiction Over Retirees to ETS, 35 Regent U. L. Rev. 207 (2022-23).

November 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News

Throughout the month of November, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for Nov 1st to Nov 3oth, 2022.

Publications

  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, Potpourri, 60-4 Real Est., Prob., & Tr. L. Rep., at 4 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, Intestacy, Wills, Estate Administration, and Trusts Update, 60-4 Real Est., Prob., & Tr. L. Rep., at 5 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, ed., Keeping Current—Probate, PROB. & PROP., Nov./Dec. 2022, at 26.
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer, MARITAL PROPERTY AND HOMESTEADS (2022-2023 Supplements to Volumes 38 & 39 of the Texas Practice Series).
  • Prof. GERRY W. BEYER & JAMES M. KOSAKOW, IRREVOCABLE TRUSTS (4th ed. 2022-2023).
  • Prof. Richard Murphy, 33 Fed. Prac. & Proc. Judicial Review 8315 (2d ed.).

Citations

  • Prof. Larry Spain’s article Collaborative Law: A Critical Reflection on Whether a Collaborative Orientation Can Be Ethically Incorporated into the Practice of Law was cited in the following publication: Ann M. Haralambie, Alternatives to litigation, 1 Handling Child Custody, Abuse and Adoption Cases § 4:29 (2022 ed.).
  • Prof. Brie D. Sherwin’s article Anatomy of a Conspiracy Theory: Law, Politics, and Science Denialism in the Era of COVID-19 was cited in the following article: Jasper L. Tran, Of Vaccine and Hesitancy, 77 Food & Drug L.J. 176 (2022).
  • Prof. Wesley Cochran’s article It Takes Two to Tango!: Problems with Community Property Ownership of Copyrights and Patents in Texas was cited in the following article: Tal Itkin, When Love Ends: The Division of Copyright Between Spouses, 26 Marq. Intell. Prop. L. Rev. 97 (2022).
  • Prof. Arnold H. Loewy’s article The Warren Court as a Defender of State and Federal Criminal Laws: A Reply to Those Who Believe That the Court is Oblivious to the Needs of Law Enforcement was cited in the following series: Barbra E. Bergman, 15 Ariz. Prac., 14:1 (2022).
  • Prof. Arnold H. Loewy’s article The Fourth Amendment as a Device for Protecting the Innocent was cited in the following article: Thomas P. Crocker, The Fourth Amendment and the Problem of Social Cost, 117 Nw. U.L. Rev. 473 (2022).
  • Associate Dean Wendy-Adele Humphrey’s article Two-Stepping Around a Minor’s Constitutional Right to Abortion was cited in the following article: Michael J. Higdon, LGBTQ Youth and the Promise of the Kennedy Quartet, 43 Cardozo L. Rev. 2385 (2022).
  • Prof. William R. Casto’s article The Early Supreme Court Justices’ Most Significant Opinion was cited in the following article: Blake Emerson, The Binary Executive, 132 Yale L.J.F. 756 (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s article Annual Survey of Texas Law: Wills & Trusts was cited in the following publication: Mary F. Radford, Georgia Trusts and Trustees 12:5 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard Murphy’s article Enhancing the Role of Public Interest Organizations in Rulemaking via Pre-Notice Transparency was cited in the following article: Brian D. Feinstein, Divided Agencies, 95 S. Cal. L. Rev. 731 (2022).
  •  Prof. Brie D. Sherwin’s article Pride and Prejudice and Administrative Zombies: How Economic Woes, Outdated Environmental Regulations, and State Exceptionalism Failed Flint, Michigan was cited in the following article: Clifford J. Villa, Don’t Blame Flint River, 52 Envt’l L. 341 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article The DIY Unitary Executive was cited in the following article: Robert L. Glicksman, The New Separation of Powers Formalism and Administrative Adjudication, 90 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1088 (2022).
  • Prof. Eric Chiappineli was cited in the following article: Keith Paul Bishop, Will Mallory Doom Delaware’s Officer Exculpation Statute And Its Corporate Hegemony?, Nat’l L. Rev. (Nov 28, 2022).
  • Prof. DeLeith D. Gossett’s article The Client: How States Are Profiting from the Child’s Right to Protection was cited in the following article: Courtney G. Joslin & Catherine Sakimura, Fractured Families: LGBTQ People and the Family Regulation System, 13 Cal. L. Rev. Online 78 (2022).
  • Prof. Brie D. Sherwin’s article Anatomy of a Conspiracy Theory: Law, Politics, and Science Denialism in the Era of COVID was cited in the following article: Shirley B. Luk, Conspiracy Theories are Not Religious: Scrutinizing Religious Exemptions to the COVID-19 Vaccine, 57 U.S.F.L. Rev. 81 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard A. Rosen’s article Liability for “Soft Information.”
     New Developments and Emerging Trends
    was cited in the following publication: Thomas L. Hazen, 3 Law Sec. Reg. § 12:68 (2022).
  • Prof. Eric A. Chiappinelli’s article Red October: It’s Origins, Consequences, and the Need to Revive the National Market System was cited in the following publication: Thomas L. Hazen, 1 Law Sec. Reg. § 1:76 (2022).  
  • Prof. Bryan Camp’s article Lesson from the Tax Court: The Role of the Taxpayer Bill of Rights was cited in the following article: Karie Davis-Nozemack & Sarah Webber, No Appeal for You: Reforming Access to Appeals for Tax Whistleblowers, 75 Tax Law. 637 (2022).
  • Prof. Eric A. Chiappinelli’s article The Myth of Director Consent: After Shaffer, Beyond Nicastro was cited in the following publication: Richard T. Ostlund & Dan Hall, 12 Bus. & Com. Litig. Fed. Cts. § 136:25 (5th ed. 2022).

Quotes

  • Prof. Bryan T. Camp’s blog post Lessons from the Tax Court: The Sharp Corners of the §170 Substantiation Requirements was quoted in the following publication: Steven H. Sholk, A Guide to the Substantiation Rules for Deductible Charitable Contributions, 137 J. Tax’n 03 (2022).

Notes

  • Prof. Geoffrey Corn presented a paper at the 17th Minerva Conference on International Humanitarian Law at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem on November 13-14, 2022.
  • On November 10, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer served as an invited speaker for the 48th Annual Notre Dame Tax & Estate Planning Institute. During his virtual appearance, he presented his paper entitled Anticipating Will Contests and How to Avoid Them.
  •  On November 16, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer presented a three-hour seminar in Fargo, North Dakota for the Red River Valley Estate Planning Council. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Estate Planning for Virtual Property – Electronic Communications, Cryptocurrency, Non-Fungible Tokens, and the Metaverse.
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer along with attorney Suzy Walsh participated in a podcast analyzing the new Uniform Electronic Estate Planning Documents Act approved earlier this year by the Uniform Law Commission at its annual meeting in Philadelphia. Prof. Beyer served as the Reporter for the Act and Suzy chaired the drafting committee. The podcast is posted on many websites and social media sites. Here is a link to one of the postings
  • On November 29, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was the guest speaker (virtual) for the Ad Hoc Committee on Electronic Wills of the Real Property, Probate, and Trusts Law Section of the Florida Bar. The Committee asked him to speak about the Uniform Electronic Estate Planning Documents Act which was approved earlier this year by the Uniform Law Commission. Prof. Beyer served as the Reporter for this act.

October 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News


Throughout the month of October, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for Oct 1st to Oct 3oth, 2022.

Publications

  • Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn, Criminal Law: Concepts, Crimes, and Defenses, Carolina Academic Press (Nov. 2022).
  • Prof. Brian Shannon, Executing Scott Panetti would be an appalling injustice, Austin American-Statesman (TX) 2022 WLNR 33824559 (Oct. 22, 2022).
  • Prof. Dustin B. Benham, Brighter Sunshine: Proposed Changes to Rule 76A, 100 The Advoc. (Tex.) 39 (2022).

Citations

  • Prof. Arnold Loewy’s publication Criminal Law in a Nutshell § 5.07 was cited in the following publication: Michael B. Mushlin, The Eighth Amendment: Solitary Confinement, Prevention of Violence, Protection Against Overcrowding, and Provision of Necessities of Life, Rights of Prisoners (5th ed. 2022).
  • Prof. Larry R. Spain’s article The Opportunities and Challenges of Providing Equal Access to Justice in Rural Communities was cited in the following article: Eli Wald, The Access and Justice Imperatives of the Rules of Professional Conduct, 35 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 375 (2022).
  • Prof. Eric A. Chiappinelli’s article The Moral Basis of State Corporate Law Disclosure was cited in the following secondary source: Mark A. Sargent & Dennis R. Honabach, 2022-2023 Edition, D&O Liab. Hdbk. Highlights (2022).
  • Prof. Jarod S. Gonzalez’s article A Tale of Two Waivers: Waiver of the Jury Waiver Defense Under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure was cited in the following publication: Arthur R. Miller, 9 Fed. Prac. & Proc. Civ. § 2321 (4th ed. 2022).
  • Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Normalizing Struggle was cited in the following article: Sara L. Ochs, Imposter Syndrome & the Law School Caste System, 42 Pace L. Rev. 373 (2022).
  • Prof. William R. Casto’s article The Federal Courts’ Protective Jurisdiction over Torts Committed in Violation of the Law of Nations was cited in the following article: Christopher Ewell, Has the Alien Tort Statute Made a Difference?: A Historical, Empirical, and Normative Assessment, 107 Cornell L. Rev. 1205 (2022).
  • Prof. William R. Casto’s article: “Dear Sister Antillico…” The Story of Kirksey v. Kirksey was cited in the following article: Dylan C. Penningroth, Race in Contract Law, 170 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1199 (2022).
  • Prof. Bryan T. Camp’s article What Good Is the Taxpayer Advocate? Was cited in the following article: Colleen V. Chien, The Inequalities of Innovation, 72 Emory L.J. 1 (2022).
  • Prof. Richard Rosen’s article Julius Chambers: A Life in the Legal Struggle for Civil Rights was cited in the following article: James E. Coleman Jr., Living in the Shadow of American Racism, 85 Law & Contemp. Probs. 155 (2022).

Quotations

  • Prof. Richard Rosen was quoted in the following article: Natalia Alamdari, Six Small Nebraska Towns are Trying to Ban Abortion. Will it Change Anything?, Pioneer Publishing (2022).
  • Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was quoted in the following blog article: Juan C. Antunez, What’s it mean to challenge the ‘validity’ of a will and why does it matter?, Florida Probate & Trust Litigation Blog (Oct. 17, 2022).

Notes

  • Prof. Geoffrey Corn co-authored an expert submission to the Senate Judiciary Committee supporting a new federal war crimes law.
  • Prof. Catherine M. Christopher participated in a panel entitled “The Future of Lawyer Accreditation” at Walter F. Mondale Hall on the University of Minnesota campus.

August 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News

Throughout the month of May, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for Aug 1st to Aug 31st, 2022.

Articles, Essays, Reviews, and Publications

  1. Prof. Stephen T. Black, Who Owns Your Data, 48 Rutgers Comp. & Tech. L.J. 301 (2022).
  2. Gerry W. Beyer, Potpourri, 60-3 Real Est., Prob., & Tr. L. Rep., at 4 (2022).
  3. Gerry W. Beyer, Intestacy, Wills, Estate Administration, and Trusts Update, 60-3 Real Est., Prob., & Tr. L. Rep., at 5 (2022).
  4. Gerry W. Beyer, Critters in the Estate Plan, Est. Plan. Dev. for Tex. Prof., July 2022, at 1.
  5. Prof. Brian Shannon Co-authored the Texas AOT Practitioner’s Guide, which was published in May 2022.
  6. Prof. Brittany Morris, SUCCESSFULLY SHIFTING LIBRARY PROGRAMMING IN A REMOTE ENVIRONMENT: A look back at what worked and how to apply these insights in the future., AALL Spectrum, Jul/Aug 2022, at 22.
  7. Prof. Brian Shannon submitted an article, Ethical Challenges in Texas Criminal Proceedings Involving Defendants with Mental Illness, which will be published in Book 1, Volume 55, of the Texas Tech Law Review; the article is an expansion on his presentation at the April 2022 Texas Tech Law Review Mental Health Law Symposium.
  8. Gerry W. Beyer, Beyer’s Texas Property Code Annotated with Related Texas Law (2022 ed.).

Citations

  1. Prof. Dustin B. Benham’s article Dirty Secrets: The First Amendment in Protective-Order Litigation was cited in the following article: Kate M. Buerer, The Sex-Trafficked Plaintiff’s True Identity in Civil Suits: Pre-trial Protective Orders, 16 Liberty U. L. Rev. 451 (2022).
  2. Prof. Bryan T. Camp’s article Taxation of Electronic Gaming was cited in the following article: Adam B. Thimmesch, Tax, Incorporated: Dynamic Incorporation and the Modern Fiscal State, 54 Ariz. St. L.J. 179 (2022).
  3. Prof. Richard Murphy’s article Enhancing the Role if Public Interest Organizations in Rulemaking via Pre-Notice Transparency was cited in the following article: David A. Simon, Off-Label Innovation,56 Ga. L. Rev. 701 (2022).
  4. Prof. DeLeith D. Gossett’s article Take Off the [Color] Blinders: How Ignoring the Hague Convention’s Subsidiarity Principle Furthers Structural Racism Against Black American Children was cited in the following article: Leslie P. Culver, (Un)wicked Analytical Frameworks and the Cry for Identity, 21 Nev. L.J. 655 (2022).
  5. Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s article Technology’s Impact on the Changing Future of the Trusts and Estate Practice was cited in the following article: Lincoln Davies, Karrugan Bork, Sarah Krakoff, et al., Roundtable Two: Environmental Law Education: New Techniques in the Classroom and Beyond, 46 Vt. L. Rev. 575 (2022).
  6. Prof. Jarod S. Gonzalez’s publication Employment Discrimination: A Context and Practice Casebook was cited in the following article: Schuyler Frashier, A Tale of Two Procedure: Federal and Illinois Pleading Requirements, 46 S. Ill. U. L.J. 589 (2022).
  7. Prof. Willian R. Casto’s article “Dear Sister Antillico…”: The Story of Kirksey v. Kirksey was cited in the following article: Chaumtoli Huq, Integrating a Racial Capitalism Framework into First-Year Contracts: A Pathway to Anti-Capitalist Lawyering, 35 J. Civ. Rts. & Econ. Dev. 181 (2022).
  8. Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s publication Texas Probate Code with Commentary was cited in the following publication: Michael S. Browning, Dying with a LWT Under Texas Law, Oil, Gas and Min. Title Exam. Course (2022).
  9. Prof. Victoria Sutton’s article Planetary Protection and Regulating Human Health: A Risk that is Not Zero was cited in the following article: Chase Hamilton, Space and Existential Risk: The Need for Global Coordination and Caution in Space Development, Duke L. & Tech. Rev. (2022).
  10. Prof. Richard D. Rosen’s article Deterring Pre-Viability Abortions in Texas Through Private Lawsuits was cite din the following article: Michael T. Morley, Constitutional Tolling and Preenforcement Challenges to Private Rights of Action, 97 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1825 (2022).
  11. Prof. Brie D. Sherwin’s article The Upside Down: A New Reality for Science at the EPA and Its Impact on Environmental Justice was cited in the following article: Sara A. Colangelo, Forging Complete Justice: Equitable Relief in Environmental Enforcement, 46 Harv. Envtl. L. Rev. 315 (2022).
  12. Prof. Richard Murphy’s article Chenery Unmasked: Reasonable Limits on the Duty to Give Reasons was cited in the following article: Daniel Kim, Robert L. Glicksman, & Keziah Growth-Tuft, Judicial Review of Scientific Uncertainty in Climate Change Lawsuits: Deferential and Nondeferential Evaluation of Agency Factual and Policy Determinations, 46 Harv. Envtl. L. Rev. 367 (2022).
  13. Prof. Victoria Sutton’s article Harnessing Wind is Not (by Nature) Environmentally Friendly was cited in the following article: Erika Bosack, Incidental Take Under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and How to Share the Skies, 46 Wm. & Mary Envtl. L. & Pol’y Rev. 833 (2022).
  14. Associate Dean Wendy Adele Humphrey’s article “Let’s Talk About Sex”: Legislating and Educating on the Affirmative Consent Standard was cited it the following article: Gillian R. Chadwick, Time’s Up for Attorney-Client Sexual Violence, 22 U. Md. L.J. Race, Religion, Gender & Class 76 (2022).
  15. Prof. Bryan T. Camp’s article A Brief Analysis of Governor Palin’s Tax Returns for 2006 and 2007 was cited in the following article: Joshua D. Blank, Presidential Tax Transparency, 40 Yale L. & Pol’y Rev. 1 (2021).
  16. Prof. Larry R. Spain’s article Alternative Dispute Resolution for the Poor: Is It an Alternative was cited in the following article: Diego A. Zambrano, Missing Discovery in Lawyerless Courts, 122 Colum. L. Rev. 1423 (2022).
  17. Dean Jack Nowlin’s article The Judicial Restraint Amendment: Populist Constitutional Reform in the Spirit of the Bill of Rights was cited in the following article: David S. Ardia, A PROGRESSIVE FIRST AMENDMENT: Beyond the Marketplace of Ideas: Bridging Theory and Doctrine to Promote Self-Governance, 16 Harv. L. Pol’y Rev 265 (2022).

Quotes

  1. Prof. Kimberley Harris was quoted in the following article: Colleges Navigate Confusing Legal Landscapes as New Abortion Laws Take Effect, N.P.R. (Jul. 19, 2022).
  2. Prof. Kimberley Harris was quoted in the following article: We Asked College Health Centers How They’ll Deal With Abortion Restrictions. They Aren’t Saying, The Chronicle of Higher Education (Aug. 9, 2022).

News

  1. Prof. Gerry Beyer’s publication REPTL Reporter was featured in Section Reports, 85 Tex. B. J. 526 (2022).
  2. Prof. Alyson Outenreath’s article Use of Disregarded LLCs by I.R.C. §501(c)(3) Organizations Is a Trap for the Unwary in Certain States was highlighted in the following publication: Nancy Shurtz, Estate Planning, 49 Est. Plan. 30 (2022).
  3. Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s publication Rule Against Perpetuities was highlighted in the following publication: Nancy Shurtz, Estate Planning, 49 Est. Plan. 30 (2022).
  4. For the 30th consecutive year, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was appointed as the Keeping Current—Probate editor for Probate & Property magazine, an official publication of the American Bar Association’s Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law.
  5. Prof. Kimberly Harris was featured on Newsy “Morning Rush” segment, Aug. 22, 2022.
  6. Prof. Brian Shannon was elected by the Big 12 Faculty Athletics Representatives as the Big 12’s delegate to the national 1A FAR Board of Directors. (Shannon previously served as President of this organization of FARs from the major athletics conferences from 2012-18.).
  7. Prof. Brian Shannon presented on Mental Health Law at the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers annual conference in San Antonio in June 2022.
  8. Prof. Brian Shannon presented on Mental Health Law at the State Bar’s Advanced Criminal Law course in Dallas in July 2022.
  9. Prof. Brian Shannon continued participation as part of a national work group of law professors, judges, and psychiatrists on developing new model standards for mental health law. The group’s final report, Model Legal Processes to Support Clinical Intervention for Persons with Serious Mental Illness & Pathways to Care: A Roadmap for Coordinating Criminal Justice, Mental Health Care, and Civil Court Systems to Meet the Needs of Individuals and Society, was released in August 2022. See  Model Legal Processes to Support Clinical Intervention for Persons with Severe Mental Illness FINAL 8.2022.pdf
  10. Prof. Brian Shannon will present on Mental Health Issues in Mediation to the Dallas Bar Association’s ADR Section in September 2022.
  11. Prof. Brian Shannon will present on Assisted Outpatient Treatment as a Tool for Diversion of Offenders at the national AOT conference in San Antonio in October 2022.
  12. Prof. Brian Shannon will present on Assisted Outpatient Treatment at the November 2022 Texas Judicial Mental Health Summit in Grapevine.
  13. Prof. Brian Shannon will present on Mental Health and Student-Athletes at the national Faculty Athletics Representatives Ass’n annual conference in Indianapolis in November 2022; and
  14. Prof. Brian Shannon drafted several pieces of legislation on behalf of the Texas Judicial Mental Health Commission (JCMH) in his role as chair of the JCMH’s Legislative Committee for Criminal Law Issues; the bills will likely be filed in the January legislative session.
  15. Prof. Alyson Outenreath was reappointed to the following positions: State Bar of Texas Tax Section Past Chair Advisory Board; State Bar of Texas Tax Section Council, Law School Representative; State Bar of Texas Tax Section, Law School Outreach Co-Chair; and State Bar of Texas Tax Section, Continuing Legal Education Vice Chair.
  16. On September 1, 2022, Prof. Gerry W. Beyer was in San Antonio where he spoke at the Annual Meeting of the Texas College of Probate Judges. His presentation and accompanying article were entitled Recent Cases: Intestacy, Wills, Probate, & Trusts.

July 2022 Law Faculty Publications & News

Throughout the month of May, the Law Library received alerts for full-time TTU Law Faculty publications and news. Below is a compilation of those daily alerts for July 1st to July 31st, 2022.

Citations

  1. Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Will I pass the Bar Exam: Predicting Student Success Using LSAT Scores and Law School Performance was cited in the following article: Milan Markovic, Protecting the Guild or Protecting the Public?, 35 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 163 (2022).
  2. Prof. Victoria Sutton’s article Asynchronous, E-Learning in Legal Education: A Comparative Study with the Traditional Classroom was cited in the following article: Margaret Ryznar, Lessons from Teaching Tax Online, 19 Pitt. Tax Rev. 295 (2022).
  3. Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Normalizing Struggle was cited in the following article: How the Pandemic Flipped My Perspective on Flipping the Tax Law Classroom, 19 Pitt. Tax. Rev. 267 (2022).
  4. Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article A “New” Counter-Marbury: Reconciling Skidmore Deference and Agency Interpretive Freedom was cited in the following publication: 7 West’s Fed. Admin. Prac. § 8119.
  5. Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Normalizing Struggle was cited in the following article: Aric K. Short, Infusing Leadership Competencies into 1L Professional Identity Formation, 62 Santa Clara L. Rev. 113 (2022). 
  6. Prof. Richard W. Murphy’s article Abandon Chevron and Modernize Stare Decisis for the Administrative State was cited in the following: Heather Elliot, A Biden Executive Branch and its Supporters May Find the Federal Courts an Obstacle, 16 Harv. L. & Pol’y Rev. 1 (2021). 
  7. Prof. Richard Posen’s article Civilian Courts and the Military Justice System: Collateral Review of Courts-Marital was cited in the following article: Christian R. Burset, Advisory Opinions and the Problem of the Legal Authority, 74 Vand. L. Rev. 621 (2021).
  8. Prof. William R. Casto’s article Foreign Affairs and the Constitution in the Age of Fighting Sail was cited in the following article: Christian R. Burset, Advisory Opinions and the Problem of Legal Authority, 74 Vand. L. Rev. 621 (2022).
  9. Prof. Bryan Camp’s column Lessons from the Tax Court was cited in the following article: Mark J. Cowan & Joshua Cutler, Cross-Fertilizing the Tax Classroom, 19 Pitt. Tax Rev. 329 (2022).
  10. Dean Wendy Adele Humphrey’s article Let’s Talk about Sex: Legislating and Educating on the Affirmative Consent Standard was cited in the following article: Alexa Richardson, The Case for Affirmative Consent in Childbirth, 37 Berkeley J. Gender L. & Just. 1 (2022).
  11. Prof. Walter B. Huffman’s article Martgin of Error: Potential Pitfalls of the Ruling in The Prosecutor v. Ante Gotovino was cited in the following article: Patrick Leisure, The Martens Clause, Global Pandemics, and the Law od Armed Conflict, 62 Harv. Int’l L. J. 469 (2021). 

Quotations 

  1. Prof. Catherine M. Christopher’s article Normalizing Struggle was quoted in the following article: Sarah Schendel, Due Dates in the Real World: Extensions, Equity, and the Hidden Curriculum, 35 Geo. J. Legal Ethics (2022).
  2. Prof. Victoria Sutton was quoted in the following article: Debra Utacia Krol, Court denies bid to stop Oak Flat mine: Project would be built on a sacred Indigenous site Arizona Republic (2022).

News

  1. In Slosberg v. Giller, No. S21G1226, 2022 WL 2354926 (Ga. June 30, 2022), the Supreme Court of Georgia quoted and cited with approval Prof. Gerry W. Beyer’s co-authored article entitled The Fine Art of Intimidating Disgruntled Beneficiaries with in Terrorem Clauses, 51 SMU L. Rev. 225, 236-237 (1998).
  2. Prof. Bryan Camp was mentioned Top Federal Tax Cases of 2022: Midyear Report 182-83 (2022).