Benjamin P. Edwards

University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law

Associate Professor of Law

4505 South Maryland Parkway

Box 451003

Las Vegas, NV 89154

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Fragmented Regulation of Investment Advice: A Call for Harmonization

Michigan Business and Entrepreneurial Law Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2016
Christine Lazaro and Benjamin P. Edwards
St. John's University - School of Law and University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 106 (151,150)

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Securities, Investment Advice, Insurance, Annuities, Fiduciary Duty

2.

Disaggregated Classes

9 Va. L. & Bus. Rev. 305 (2015)
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 07 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 05 May 2016
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 100 (185,941)

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Fiduciary Duty and Investment Advice: Will an Uniform Fiduciary Duty Make a Material Difference?

14 J. OF BUS.& SEC. L. 105 (2014)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2016
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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4.

Welcoming a Post-Doma World: Same-Sex Spousal Petitions and Other Post-Windsor Immigration Implications

Family Law Quarterly, Vol. 47, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jul 2014
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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5.

When Fear Rules in Law's Place: Pseudonymous Litigation as a Response to Systematic Intimidation

Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Vol. 20, No. 437, 2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 22 (349,417)

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6.

Suitability Obligations Applicable to Securities and Annuities

Practicing Law Institute Securities Arbitration, 2015, St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-0024
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Jul 2015
Christine Lazaro and Benjamin P. Edwards
St. John's University - School of Law and University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 17 (283,629)

Abstract:

Suitability, Annuities, Equity-Indexed Annuities, Brokers, Securities

7.

Rolling Back the Economic Loss Doctrine in Securities Disputes Against Financial Intermediaries

PIABA Bar Journal, Volume 20, No. 1 (2013)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 27 Jul 2014
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 15 (389,052)

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8.

The Professional Prospectus: A Call for Effective Professional Disclosure

Washington and Lee Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Mar 2017
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Ethics, Legal Ethics, Securities, Financial Advice, Asset Management, Immigration, Professional Responsibility, Disclosure, Market Failure, Reputation, Consumer Protection, Occupational Licensing, Self-Regulation, Healthcare, Health Law

9.

Distributed Governance

William & Mary Law Review Online, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2017
Carla L. Reyes, Nizan Geslevich Packin and Benjamin P. Edwards
Stetson University College of Law, City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business and University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Cyberlaw, Bitcoin,Ether, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Crypto Currency, Currency, Digital Currency, Governance, Securities, Corporate Governance, Free Rider, Fintech, DAO, Hacking, Cybersecurity

10.

The Dark Side of Self-Regulation

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2017
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 0 (144,169)

Abstract:

securities, finra, capture, financial regulation

11.

Crafting Comment Letters: Teach Policy, Develop Skills, and Shape Pending Regulation

Tennessee Journal of Business Law, vol. 18, 2016, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-14
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 19 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Nicole G. Iannarone and Benjamin P. Edwards
Georgia State University - College of Law and University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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12.

Conflicts & Capital Allocation

78 Ohio St. L.J. 181 (2017)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2017
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Abstract:

securities, fiduciary, investment advice, financial advisers, commissions, compensation, REITS, Closed-End Funds, Intermediation

13.

Regulating Culture: Improving Corporate Governance with Anti-Arbitration Provisions for Whistleblowers

58 William & Mary L. Rev. Online 41 (2016)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2016
Nizan Geslevich Packin and Benjamin P. Edwards
City University of New York, Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business and University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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14.

Closed-End Fund IPO Considerations

22 PIABA B.J. 283 (2015)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Apr 2016
Benjamin P. Edwards
University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Abstract:

closed-end funds, IPOs, mutual funds

15.

The Value of Uncertainty

Northwestern University Law Review Online, Vol. 110, p. 19, 2015 (reprinted in Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, p. 283, 2015), Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Cathy Hwang and Benjamin P. Edwards
Stanford Law School and University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
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securitized financial instruments (SFI), SFI disputes, post financial crisis cases