Robert W. Hillman

University of California, Davis - School of Law

Fair Business Practices Professor of Law

Martin Luther King, Jr. Hall

Davis, CA CA 95616-5201

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

Partners Without Partners: The Legal Status of Single Person Partnerships

Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law, Vol. 17, p. 451 (2012), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 527
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2016
Robert W. Hillman and Donald J. Weidner
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Florida State University College of Law
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Partners Without Partners: The Legal Status of Single Person Partnerships

Fordham Journal of Corporate and Financial Law, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 267
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Robert W. Hillman and Donald J. Weidner
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Florida State University College of Law
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Partner, partnership, single partner

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Client Files and Digital Law Practices: Rethinking Old Concepts in an Era of Lawyer Mobility

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 897, 2010, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 236
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2010
Robert W. Hillman and Allison Rhodes
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Downloads 427 (66,341)

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law firm, intellectual property

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Law, Culture and the Lore of Partnership: Of Entrepreneurs, Accountability, and the Evolving Status of Partners

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Organizational Choices of Professional Services Firms: An Empirical Study

The Business Lawyer
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Mar 2003
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 417 (68,253)
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professional firms, partnerships, limited liability partnerships, professional corporations, organizations

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The Hidden Costs of Lawyer Mobility: Of Law Firms, Law Schools, and the Education of Lawyers

Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 91
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 May 2003
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Lawyer mobility, law schools, professional responsibility, law firms, legal education

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The Bargain in the Firm: Partnership Law, Corporate Law, and Private Ordering within Closely-Held Business Associations

Illinois Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Apr 2005
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Law Firm Risk Management in an Era of Breakups and Lawyer Mobility: Limitations and Opportunities

Texas Tech Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 449, 2011 , UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 256
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2011
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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law firms, partnership agreements, law firm partnership agreements, law firm intellectual property, risk management, law firm risk management

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Business Partners as Fiduciaries: Reflections on the Limits of Doctrine

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jun 2000
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Closely-Held Firms and the Common Law of Fiduciary Duty: What Explains the Enduring Qualities of a Punctilio?

Tulsa Law Review, Vol. 41, 2006, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 111
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 May 2007
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Fiduciary duty, partnership, Cardozo

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Client Choice, Contractual Restraints, and the Market for Legal Services

Hofstra Law Review, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 125
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Dec 2007
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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legal ethics and professional responsibility, Law and culture, Legal profession law, norms and informal order, Law and society, Partnerships and unincorporated business entitites

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Ties that Bind and Restraints on Lawyer Competition: Restrictive Covenants as Conditions to the Payments of Retirement Benefits

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2005, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 65
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Dec 2005
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Whatever Happened to the Market for Partners' Desks? The Milberg Indictment as an Inquiry into Accountability

Journal of Business & Technology Law, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 120
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Sep 2007
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Law Firms and Their Partners Revisited: Reflections on Three Decades of Lawyer Mobility

96 Texas Law Review 787 (2018)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2018
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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law firm, lawyer mobility, grabbing and leaving, professional services, lawyer training, unfinished business

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Don Weidner and the Modern Law of Partnerships

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2018
Robert W. Hillman
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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RUPA, Revised Uniform Partnership Act, partnership, partnership law reform, partnership law drafting