Deborah S. Gordon

Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law

3320 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Reflecting on the Language of Death

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 34, 2011 , Drexel University School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-A-23
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2014
Deborah S. Gordon
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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Abstract:

Wills, Estates, Probate, Testator, Testatrix, Testamentary Language

2.

Forfeiting Trust

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 57, 2015, Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-A-02
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
Deborah S. Gordon
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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Abstract:

inheritance, trusts, estates, wills, testamentary documents, probate, elder law, legacy, succession, death, fiduciary duties, trustees, inter vivos trusts, no-contest clauses, forfeiture clauses, in terrorem clauses, penalty clauses

3.

Trusting Trust

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 63, 2015, Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-A-01
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Feb 2015
Deborah S. Gordon
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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Abstract:

inheritance, trusts, estates, wills, testamentary documents, probate, elder law, legacy, succession, death, fiduciary duties, trustees, inter vivos trusts, judging, judicial role, judicial ethics, candor

4.

The Carnegie Report and Legal Writing: Does the Report Go Far Enough?

Journal of Legal Writing Institute, Vol. 17, p. 279, 2011, Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-A-09
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Nov 2011
Lisa A. Tucker, Christine Nero Coughlin and Deborah S. Gordon
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Wake Forest University - School of Law and Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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Abstract:

Educating Lawyers, Carnegie Report, legal writing, skills curriculum, faculty, hierarchy, legal education

5.

Letters Non-Testamentary

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 3, 2014, Drexel University School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-A-03
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Jul 2014
Deborah S. Gordon
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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Abstract:

inheritance, trusts, estates, wills, testamentary documents, letters of wishes, memoranda of wishes, probate, elder law, legacy, succession, death, language, rhetoric, narrative

6.

Mor[t]ality and Identity: Wills, Narratives, and Cherished Possessions

Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Forthcoming, Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-A-04
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Apr 2016
Deborah S. Gordon
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
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Abstract:

Estate Planning, Inheritance, Mortality, Aging, Estates, Wills, Testamentary Documents, Elder Law, Legacy, Succession, Death, Tangible Property, Personal Possessions, Figurative Language, Narratives, Storytelling, Narrative Theory, Literature, Shakespeare, George Eliot, Philip Roth