Michael Conklin

Angelo State University - Business Law

Assistant Professor, Powell Endowed Professor of Business Law

United States

Texas A&M University School of Law

Tarrant County

United States

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Scholarly Papers (180)

1.

Capitol Offense: Is Donald Trump Guilty of Inciting a Riot at the Capitol?

Capitol Offense: Is Donald Trump Guilty of Inciting a Riot at the Capitol?, 15 J.L. & PUB. POL’Y 483 (2022).
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Incitement, Trump, Capitol, Riot, Insurrection, Mob, Free Speech, Political Speech, Brandenburg

2.

Why Study Law?

32 Southern Law Journal (2023)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Jul 2023 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2023
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business, Prairie View A&M University - College of Business, University of Connecticut - School of Business, Angelo State University - Business Law, University of West Florida, Business Law and Ethics, Prairie View A&M University - College of Business, Texas State University School of Business, Ohio University, W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State, University of San Diego, Knauss School of Business, California State University, Northridge and University of Nebraska at Omaha - College of Business Administration
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admiralty, administrative law, alternate dispute resolution, antitrust, appellate, business organizations, communications, community law, constitutional, contract, corporations, corporate governance, criminal law, disability, employment, environmental, estates and trusts, human rights, immigration,

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The Curious Case of Howard Law School’s Peer Ranking

Michael Conklin, The Curious Case of Howard Law School’s Peer Ranking, 23 RUTGERS RACE & L. REV. 299 (2022).
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Howard University, Howard Law School, Historically Black Colleges, Law School Rankings, Peer Ranking, U.S. News & World Report Law School Rankings

4.

Alternative Dispute Resolution In Brief

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2023
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business, Angelo State University - Business Law, Florida State University - College of Business, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and Prairie View A&M University - College of Business
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ADR, agent, artificial intelligence (“AI”), arbitration, award enforcement, conflict, e-negotiation, game theory, litigation, mediation, negotiation, arbitration, facilitative, evaluative, transformative, med-arb, arb-med, conciliation, ombudsman, offer, online dispute resolution, principal, settle

5.

The Ethics of Investing in Cryptocurrencies

Michael Conklin & Reuben Ceballos, The Ethics of Investing in Cryptocurrencies, (with Dr. Ruben Ceballos) 21 FLA ST. BUS. REV. 69 (2022).
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 18 May 2022
Michael Conklin and Ruben Ceballos
Angelo State University - Business Law and Angelo State University
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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Ethics, Utilitarian, Ethical Investing, Finance, Illegal transactions, Black market, Environment

6.

The Overlooked Benefits of 'Hate Speech': Not Just the Lesser of Two Evils

Michael Conklin, The Overlooked Benefits of Hate Speech: Not Just the Lesser of Two Evils, 60 S. Tex. L. Rev. 687 (2020).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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First Amendment, Free Speech, Hate Speech, Censorship, Viewpoint Discrimination, College Free Speech, Campus Free Speech, Speech Codes, Milo Yiannopoulos, Megan Phelps Roper, Westboro Baptist Church

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Please Allow Myself to Pardon . . . Myself: The Constitutionality of a Presidential Self-Pardon

University of Detroit Mercy Law Review, Vol. 97, 2020
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 May 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 1,004 (43,270)

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Pardon Power, Presidential Pardon, Self-Pardon, Presidential Self-Pardon, Can a President Pardon Himself, Trump

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Political Ideology and Law School Rankings: Measuring the Conservative Penalty and Liberal Bonus

Michael Conklin, Political Ideology and Law School Rankings Measuring the Conservative Penalty and Liberal Bonus, 2020 U. ILL. L. REV. ONLINE 178 (Aug. 30, 2020).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 05 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 892 (50,957)

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Gender Bias, Law Journal, Law Review, Blind Review, Gender Disparities, Gender Discrimination, Law School, Journal Discrimination

9.

Wrestling with Employment Classifications: Are WWE Wrestlers Independent Contractors?

Wrestling with Employment Classifications: Are WWE Wrestlers Independent Contractors? 70 LABOR L.J. 165 (2019).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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worker classification, independent contractor, employee, labor law, WWE, professional wrestling, UFC working conditions, employee benefits, employment law labor union,

10.

The Big Problem with the Small Penis Rule: Why It Does Not Limit Defamation Liability

Michael Conklin, The Big Problem with the Small Penis Rule: Why It Does Not Limit Defamation Liability, NEB. L. REV.: BULL. (March 17, 2021).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Legal Recourse for Victims of Blockchain and Cyber Breach Attacks

Michael Conklin, Brian Elzweig & Lawrence J. Trautman, Legal Recourse for Victims of Blockchain and Cyber Breach Attacks, 23 U.C. Davis Bus. L.J. 135 (2023).
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2023
Michael Conklin, Brian Elzweig and Lawrence J. Trautman
Angelo State University - Business Law, University of West Florida and Prairie View A&M University - College of Business
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51% attack, blockchain, breach, bridge vulnerability, CFTC, Caremark, corporate governance, cryptocurrencies, cyber breach, data security, Federal Reserve, FTX, information, injury, Midas exploit, national security, NFTs, nonfungible tokens, NSM-10, quantum, regulation, risk, security, SEC

12.

Is the Tax Code Racist? A Critique of Dorothy Brown’s The Whiteness of Wealth

Michael Conklin, Is the Tax Code Racist? A Critique of Dorothy Brown's The Whiteness of Wealth, 21 Appalachian Journal of Law 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 May 2021 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Taxes, IRS, equality, discrimination, social security, wealth tax, racism, marriage penalty, income

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Law School Rankings and Political Ideology: Measuring the Conservative Penalty and Liberal Bonus With Updated 2023 Rankings Data

Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 37, 2023
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 May 2022 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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#MeToo Effects on Juror Decision Making

#MeToo Effects on Juror Decision Making, 11 CAL. L. REV. ONLINE 179, 2020
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 767 (62,513)
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#MeToo, MeToo Movement Effects, Sexual Assault, Harvey Weinstein, Conviction Rates, Duke Lacrosse Sexual Harassment, Unintended Consequences, Gender Discrimination, Employment Discrimination, Public Support

15.

Two Classifications Enter, One Classification Leaves: Are UFC Fighters Employees or Independent Contractors?

Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2020
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Employee classification, Employment law, Labor law, UFC, Ultimate Fighting Championship, NLRB, Employee, Independent contractor

16.

Victim or Complaining Witness: The Difference Between Guilty and Not Guilty

Michael Conklin, Victim or Complaining Witness: The Difference Between Guilty and Not Guilty, 57 SAN DIEGO L. REV. 423 (2020).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Victim, Complaining witness, Trial advocacy, Juror decision making, Jury selection, Voir dire, Prejudicial, People v. Williams, Bradham v. State, Barger v. State, State v. Brightman, State v. Warholic, Talkington v. State,

17.

Online Law Journals as Legal Scholarship: A Survey of Faculty Perceptions

Michael Conklin, Online Law Journals as Legal Scholarship: A Survey of Faculty Perceptions, 61 JURIMETRICS 171 (2020, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 May 2020 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Online law journals, Legal scholarship, Tenure and promotion, Durham statement, Law journal blogs, Academia, Legal academia, Value of legal scholarship, Law journal rankings, law journal publishing,

18.

There’s No Lawsuits in Baseball: Houston Astros’ Liability for Sign Stealing

There’s No Lawsuits in Baseball: Houston Astros’ Liability for Sign Stealing, 9 MISS. SPORTS L. REV. 1 (2020).
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Michael Bolsinger, Astros lawsuit, MLB, Boston Redsox, DraftKings, causation

19.

Factors Affecting Punitive Damage Awards

Michael Conklin, Factors Affecting Punitive Damage Awards, 21 FLA. COASTAL L. REV. 1 (2021).
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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punitive damages, civil juries, out of state defendant, BMW v. Gore, 9:1 ratio, Exxon v. Baker, objective request, in-state defendant

20.

The Inflation of Black Crime Statistics: Age-Adjusted Rates Paint a More Accurate Picture

Michael Conklin, The Inflation of Black Crime Statistics: Age-Adjusted Rates Paint a More Accurate Picture, 25 SOC. JUST. L. REV. 40 (2020).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Race, discrimination, crime statistics, Police, Racial profiling, Defunding police, Murder rate, Police brutality, Crime rate, Media coverage,

21.

'Officer-Involved Shootings': How the Exonerative Tense of Media Accounts Distorts Reality

Michael Conklin, “Officer-Involved Shootings”: How the Exonerative Tense of Media Accounts Distorts Reality, 12 U. MIA RACE & SOC. JUST. L. REV. 53 (2022).
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Race, Crime reporting, Criminal Justice, Media reporting, Passive Tense, Black Lives Matter, Officer-Involved Shooting, Police Violence, Police Shooting

22.

The Truth Can Be Deceiving: How Criminal Justice Headlines Are Misinterpreted

The Truth Can Be Deceiving: How Criminal Justice Headlines Are Misinterpreted, NE. U. EXTRA LEGAL (Mar. 21, 2020).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Media law, Journalism law, Newspaper headlines, Criminal justice media coverage, Freedom of the press, misleading headlines

23.

Pepsi’s Harrier Jet Commercial: A Class Activity Covering Contract Formation and More

Michael Conklin, Pepsi’s Harrier Jet Commercial: A Class Activity Covering Contract Formation and More, ___ W. L. & Bus. Rev. ___ (2022 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Apr 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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pedagogy, case study, legal environment, tort liability, advertisements

24.

'The Most Demanding Test Known to Constitutional Law': Do Coronavirus Bans on Church Services Satisfy Religious Freedom Restoration Act Requirements?

Michael Conklin, “The Most Demanding Test Known to Constitutional Law”: Do Coronavirus Bans on Church Services Satisfy Religious Freedom Restoration Act Requirements?, 60 WASHBURN L.J. 63 (2020).
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Coronavirus, COVID-19, RFRA, Religious Freedom Restoration Act, First Amendment, Stay at Home Order, Freedom of Religion

25.

In Defense of Plea Bargaining: Answering Critics' Objections

In Defense of Plea Bargaining: Answering Critics’ Objections, 47 W. ST. U. L. REV. 1 (2020)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Plea bargaining, Alford plea, Criminal justice reform, mass incarceration, False pleas, Bordenkircher v. Hayes Alaska, Trial penalty,

26.

Coronavirus 'Cures' and the Courts

William & Mary Business Law Review, Volume 12, Issue 1, pgs. 1-22 (2020)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2021
Chad G. Marzen and Michael Conklin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Insurance & Real Estate and Angelo State University - Business Law
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Racial Preferences in COVID-19 Vaccination: Legal and Practical Implications

Michael Conklin, Racial Preferences in COVID-19 Vaccination: Legal and Practical Implications, 5 HOW. HUM. & CIV. RTS. L. REV. 141 (2021).
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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coronavirus, COVID-19, equal protection, disparate impact, racial classifications, affirmative action, inequality, health care

28.

Effective Death Penalty Abolitionist Rhetoric: A Quantitative Analysis of What Works

Michael Conklin, Effective Death Penalty Abolitionist Rhetoric: A Quantitative Analysis of What Works, 7 LINCOLN MEMORIAL L. REV. 78 (2020)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Capital punishment, Death penalty, Eighth Amendment, Cruel and Unusual Punishment, Race, Innocence project, Cost,

29.

‘Victim’ or ‘The Deceased’: Why Kyle Rittenhouse’s Verdict Could Depend on the Distinction

Michael Conklin, ‘Victim’ or ‘The Deceased’: Why Kyle Rittenhouse’s Verdict Could Depend on the Distinction, HARV. L. REV. BLOG (November 9, 2021).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 Dec 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Evidence, Admissibility, Fair trial, Due process, Probative value, Prejudicial effect

30.

Did Your CEO Accidentally Offer to Sell a $30 Million Harrier Jet?

Michael Conklin, Did Your CEO Accidentally Offer to Sell a $30 Million Harrier Jet?, 21 J. BUS. CASES & APPLICATIONS (2018).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Pepsi commercial, Advertisements, Advertising liability, Marketing Law, Leonard v. Pepsico, Harrier Jet, Pepsi points, Contracts, Offer Acceptance

31.

Rage Against the Voting Machine: Dominion’s Defamation Lawsuit Against Sidney Powell

Michael Conklin, Rage Against the Voting Machine: Dominion's Defamation Lawsuit Against Sidney Powell, 26 Ill. Bus. L.J. 1 (2021).
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Voter Fraud, Dominion, Sidney Powell, Defamation, 2020 Election, Prospective Damages, Future Damages, Third Party Standing

32.

Running up Against the Civil Rights Act: Does Joe Biden’s Promise of a Female Running Mate Violate Title VII?

Michael Conklin, Running up Against the Civil Rights Act: Does Joe Biden’s Promise of a Female Running Mate Violate Title VII?, 27 CARDOZO J. EQUAL RTS & SOC. JUST. 19 (2020).
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Title VII, Employment law, Employment discrimination, Darden, Labor Law, Gender discrimination, BFOQ, Worker classification,

33.

No Safe Spaces: A Distorted Image of a Clear Problem

No Safe Spaces: A Distorted Image of a Clear Problem, 2019 PEPP. L. REV. 80 (2020).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Adam Carolla, Dennis Prager, No Safe Spaces, Campus free speech, Censorship, Evergreen college, Viewpoint discrimination

34.

When 'Literally' Literally Means 'Figuratively': One America News Network v. Rachel Maddow

Michael Conklin, When “Literally” Literally Means “Figuratively”: One America News Network v. Rachel Maddow, FORDHAM INTELL. PROP. MEDIA & ENT. L.J. BLOG (Sept. 19, 2020).
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Rachel Maddow, OAN, Defamation, Literally, Anti-SLAPP, Milkovich, Kneivel v. ESPN, CACI Premier Technology,

35.

Can You Truly Be Happy in Law School?

Can You Truly Be Happy in Law School? An Analysis of Law School Advice, 53 U. RICH. L. REV. ONLINE 63 (2019).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Socratic method, Legal education, Law school pedagogy, Legal pedagogy, How to be sort of happy in law school

36.

I Knew It All Along: The Promising Effectiveness of a Pre-Jury Instruction at Mitigating Hindsight Bias

Michael Conklin, I Knew It All Along: The Promising Effectiveness of a Pre-Jury Instruction at Mitigating Hindsight Bias, 74 BAYLOR L. REV. 307 (2022).
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Jury deliberation, Hindsight bias, Cognitive bias, Juror decision making, Jury instruction

37.

Hate Speech: An Analysis of Free Speech Advocacy

Hate Speech: An Analysis of Free-Speech Advocacy, 8 ARK. J. SOC. CHANGE & PUB. SERV. 1 (Sept. 16, 2019).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Free Speech, Hate Speech, Rhetoric, Censorship, Nadine Strossen, Hate: Why We Should Resist it With Free Speech Not Censorship, Free Speech on Campus, Speech Codes, Trigger Warnings, Safe Spaces

38.

Taxes and Athletic Performance: Why NBA Players Perform Better in Low-Tax States

Michael Conklin, Taxes and Athletic Performance: Why NBA Players Perform Better in Low-Tax States, ___ HOUS. BUS. & TAX L. J. ___ (forthcoming 2023).
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jun 2023 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2023
Michael Conklin and Jordan Daniel
Angelo State University - Business Law and Angelo State University
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Sports psychology, jock tax, taxation, athletic performance, state tax rates

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Botched Statistics on Botched Executions: Refuting Austin Sarat’s Claims

Michael Conklin, Botching Statistics on Botched Executions: Refuting Austin Sarat’s Claims, MITCHELL HAMLINE AMICUS CURIAE (May 19, 2022)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Austin Sarat, Gruesome Spectacles, Death penalty, Capital punishment, Eighth amendment, Cruel and unusual punishment, Lethal injection, Firing squad

40.

The Reasonable Robot Standard: Bringing Artificial Intelligence Law into the 21st Century

Michael Conklin, The Reasonable Robot Standard: Bringing Artificial Intelligence Law into the 21st Century, YALE J. L. & TECH. THE RECORD (Sep. 4, 2020).
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Law, Legislation, Criminal Law, Products Liability, Tort Law, AI Ryan Abbott, the Reasonable Robot

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Putting Cryptocurrency in Its Place: The Case for Why ESG Funds Should Exclude Cryptocurrency-Exposed Companies

Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2023
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2024
Michael Conklin and Jason Malone
Angelo State University - Business Law and Virginia Tech University
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Introduction to Forms of Business Ownership

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Oct 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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pedagogy, legal environment, corporations, partnerships, business regulation

43.

Coronavirus and Mass Incarceration

Michael Conklin, Coronavirus and Mass Incarceration, IND. L. REV. BLOG (2020).
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Coronavirus, COVID-19, Early release, Prison reform, Racial disparity, Criminal justice reform, Mass incarceration, Release from prison

44.

We Must Raise Taxes on the Rich [Citations Needed]: A Critical Review of Tax the Rich! and the Patriotic Millionaires

Michael Conklin, We Must Raise Taxes on the Rich [Citations Needed]: A Critical Review of Tax the Rich! and the Patriotic Millionaires, 41 A.B.A. TAX TIMES 1 (May 26, 2022).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Mar 2022 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Tax policy, Flat tax, Fair tax, Capital gains tax, Wealth tax, Loopholes

45.

Buck v. Bell: Understanding Its Past, Present, and Future

Michael Conklin, Buck v. Bell: Understanding Its Past, Present, and Future, 42 REV. OF LITIG. BRIEF 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 May 2022 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Eugenics, Abortion, Dobbs, Roe, reproductive rights

46.

Reducing Mass Incarceration Through Cost Salience: Why Juries Should Be Told the Cost of Incarceration

Michael Conklin, Reducing Mass Incarceration Through Cost Salience: Why Juries Should Be Told the Cost of Incarceration, 5 UCLA CRIM. JUST. L. REV. 103 (2021).
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Imprisonment Cost, Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, Mass Incarceration

47.

Does Voter Fraud Pay? Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s $1 Million Voter Fraud Offer

Michael Conklin, Does Voter Fraud Pay? Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s $1 Million Voter Fraud Offer, 48 MITCHELL HAMLINE AMICUS CURIAE 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Election Law, Contract Law, Rewards, Offer, Acceptance, Campaign Finance, Dan Patrick, Election Fraud, Substantial Performance

48.

Unnecessary, Counterproductive, and Unjust: The Case Against Hate Crime Legislation

Unnecessary, Counterproductive, and Unjust: The Case Against Hate Crime Legislation, ___ George Mason Law Review Forum ___ (2021, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Criminal Law, Hate Crime, Bias Crime, Prosecutorial Discretion, Atlanta Spa Shootings

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'Be a Lot Cooler if You Didn’t': Why Judges Should Refrain from Pop Culture References in Judicial Opinions

Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 46, 2022
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Briseno v. Henderson, Model Code of Judicial Conduct, Pop culture references, Judicial opinions

50.

Desperate Measures for Desperate Times: Can Physicians Refuse to Treat Unvaccinated Patients?

Michael Conklin, Desperate Measures for Desperate Times: Can Physicians Refuse to Treat Unvaccinated Patients?, 56 NEW ENG. L. REV FORUM 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Mar 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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coronavirus, covid-19, physician, doctor, refusal to treat, right to medical care, abandonment, medical ethics

51.

Contracts Part 1: Offer, Acceptance, Consideration

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Oct 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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contracts

52.

Disappearing Act: Are Free Speech Rights Decreasing?

Michael Conklin, Disappearing Act: Are Free Speech Rights Decreasing?, 51 ST. MARY'S L.J. 699 (2020).
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Free speech, First Amendment, Krotoszynski, Disappearing, Academic freedom, private censorship, Williams v. Wallace, Campus free speech, Public forum doctrine,

53.

An Uphill Battle for Free Speech Advocates: A Quantitative Analysis of the Effectiveness of Free Speech Rhetoric

Michael Conklin, An Uphill Battle for Free Speech Advocates: A Quantitative Analysis of the Effectiveness of Free Speech Rhetoric, 45 J. of Legal Profession 55 (2020).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Free speech, First Amendment, Campus Free Speech, Hate Speech, Censhorship,

54.

Negligent Admissions: Was it Unethical to Recruit Marcus Johnson?

Michael Conklin, Negligent Admissions: Was It Unethical to Recruit Marcus Johnson?, 4 J. CASE RES. & INQUIRY 12 (2018).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Ross v. Creighton, College Athletics, Kevin Ross, NCAA violations, Ethics, Race, College Recruitment,

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Dershowitz Misses the Mark on Free Speech: A Review of The Case Against the New Censorship

Michael Conklin, Dershowitz Misses the Mark on Free Speech: A Review of The Case Against the New Censorship, 46 S. ILL. U. L.J. 461 (2022).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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First Amendment, Alan Dershowitz, private censorship, tech censorship, social media censorship, Facebook

56.

The Real Cost of Fake News: Smartmatic’s $2.7 Billion Defamation Lawsuit Against Fox News

Michael Conklin, The Real Cost of Fake News: Smartmatic’s $2.7 Billion Defamation Lawsuit Against Fox News, 47 U. DAYTON L. REV. 17 (2022) (lead article).
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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actual malice, voter fraud, Media liability, Defamation, Dominion, Smartmatic, Sidney Powell, False statements

57.

Group Projects in Higher Education: How Demographic Factors Affect Student Perceptions of Grading, Leadership Roles, Assessment, and Applicability

Michael Conklin, Marty Ludlum, & Andrew Tiger, Group Projects in Higher Education: How Demographic Factors Affect Student Perceptions of Grading, Leadership Roles, Assessment, and Applicability, 21 J. of Higher Educ. Theory & Pract. 13 (2022)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2023
marty ludlum, Michael Conklin and Andrew Tiger
University of Central Oklahoma, Angelo State University - Business Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Groupwork, Group projects, Pedagogy, Higher Education, Student Perceptions, Assessments, Learning Outcomes, Gender differences, Racial differences

58.

Unsportsmanlike Conduct? The NFL's Response to the Kneeling Controversy

Michael Conklin & Christine Noel, Unsportsmanlike Conduct? The NFL’s Response to the Kneeling Controversy, 12 J. ETHICAL & LEGAL ISSUES (2019).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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NFL, Kneeling, National Anthem, Business Ethics, Public relations, Labor Law, Employee rights, NBA, Colin Kaepernick,

59.

The Alford Plea Turns Fifty: Why It Deserves Another Fifty Years

Michael Conklin, The Alford Plea Turns Fifty: Why It Deserves Another Fifty Years, 54 CREIGHTON L. REV. 1 (2020).
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Plea bargaining, Alford plea, Nolo contendere plea, Guilty pleas, False please, North Carolina v. Alford, Criminal justice reform, Innocence, Benefits of Alford pleas, False confessions

60.

How Sensory Processing Sensitivity Affects Juror Decision Making

Michael Conklin, How Sensory Processing Sensitivity Affects Juror Decision-Making, 97:2 DETROIT MERCY L. REV. ONLINE 1 (2020).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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sensory processing sensitivity, jury selection, juror decision making, voir dire, trial psychology

61.

Anti-Semitism and the Overlooked Benefits of Allowing 'Hate Speech'

Michael Conklin, Anti-Semitism and the Overlooked Benefits of Allowing “Hate Speech,” 11 IND. J.L. & SOC. EQUALITY 197 (2023).
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Jewish, Censorship, Free Speech, First Amendment, Hate Crime, Suppression

62.

How do You Plead, and Why? How Attorney Experience and Defendant Background Affect Plea Bargaining

Michael Conklin, How Do You Plead and Why? How Attorney Experience and Defendant Background Affect Plea Bargaining, 17 OHIO ST. J. CRIM. L. 409 (2020).
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Plea bargain, Alford plea, Criminal justice reform, Mass incarceration, Trial penalty, Race Innocence effect, False confessions,

63.

The Right-to-Repair: Advocacy and Jurisprudence

Michael Conklin, The Right-to-Repair: Advocacy and Jurisprudence, 63 JURIMETRICS 1 (2023).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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e-waste, electronic waste, fairphone, magnuson-moss warranty act, planned obsolescence

64.

No, the Firing Squad is Not Better Than Lethal Injection: A Response to Stephanie Moran’s A Modest Proposal

Michael Conklin, No, the Firing Squad is Not Better than Lethal Injection: A Response to Stephanie Moran’s A Modest Proposal, 44 SEATTLE U. L. REV. 357 (2021).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Lethal injection, Firing squad, A Modest Proposal, Eighth Amendment, Botched executions, Cruel and unusual punishment, Death penalty, Capital punishment, Abolition

65.

Not Necessarily What You Think: Comparing Candidates’ Expectations and Perceptions for Executive Recruiters

Carlos Baldo, Michael Conklin, Justin D. Wareham & Johny Snyder, Not Necessarily What You Think: Comparing Candidates’ Expectations and Perception in Relationships with Executive Recruiters 30 INT’L J. OF EMP. STUD. 51 (2023).
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jan 2023
Independent, Angelo State University - Business Law, Independent and Independent
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executive recruitment, headhunters, candidates, relationship, psychological contract

66.

Viewing the Package Half Full: The Case for Federal Legislation to Reduce Environmental Harm from Shrinkflation and Nonfunctional Slack-Fill

Michael Conklin & Chad Marzen, Viewing the Package Half Full: The Case for Federal Legislation to Reduce Environmental Harm from Shrinkflation and Nonfunctional Slack-Fill, 36 Geo. Env't L. Rev, 207 (2024).
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 16 May 2024
Michael Conklin and Chad G. Marzen
Angelo State University - Business Law and Pennsylvania State University - Department of Insurance & Real Estate
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consumer protection, inflation, sustainability consumer behavior, environmentalism, consumer waste, packaging

67.

Justice by Algorithm: Are Artificial Intelligence Risk Assessment Tools Biased Against Minorities?

Michael Conklin & Jun Wu, Justice by Algorithm: Are Artificial Intelligence Risk Assessment Tools Biased Against Minorities?, 16 S. J. OF POL’Y & JUST. 2 (2022)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin and Jun Wu
Angelo State University - Business Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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artificial intelligence, AI, sentencing, bail, pre-trial release, criminal law, criminal justice, criminal procedure

68.

Learning from Law Professors: An Analysis of What the Best Law Teachers Do

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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law school teaching, legal teaching pedagogy, Socratic method, What the Best Law Teachers Do, What the Best College Teachers Do

69.

Flawed Logic for Death Penalty Abolition: An Analysis of Unrequited Innocence in U.S. Capital Cases

Michael Conklin, Flawed Logic for Death Penalty Abolition: An Analysis of Unrequited Innocence in U.S. Capital Cases, JOHN MARSHALL L. REV. Online (Mar. 8, 2021).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Capital Punishment, Death Penalty, Eighth Amendment, Cruel and Unusual Punishment, Witherspoon v. Illinois, Race, Innocence Project, Death-Qualified Juries

70.

Information Leaking and the United States Supreme Court

Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2022
Chad G. Marzen and Michael Conklin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Insurance & Real Estate and Angelo State University - Business Law
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Understanding Legal Precedent

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 11 Sep 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Precedent, U.S. legal system, Trial practice, Arguments from precedent

72.

Stagflation in American Jurisprudence

Pace Law Review, Volume 42, Issue 1, pgs. 1-23
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2022
Chad G. Marzen and Michael Conklin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Insurance & Real Estate and Angelo State University - Business Law
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The Road Less Traveled: Abolishing the Death Penalty on Substantive Due Process, Fundamental Right to Life Grounds

The Road Less Traveled: Abolishing the Death Penalty on Substantive Due Process, Fundamental Right to Life Grounds, Loyola University of Chicago Law Journal Online, Jan. 16, 2020
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 May 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Death Penalty, Capital Punishment, Substantive Due Process, Fundamental Right to Life, Dignity, Abortion Rights

74.

Examining Death Penalty Ballot Measures: A Review of Austin Sarat’s The Death Penalty on the Ballot

Michael Conklin, Examining Death Penalty Ballot Measures: A Review of Austin Sarat’s The Death Penalty on the Ballot, 18 SEATTLE J. SOC. JUST. 1 (2020).
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Capital punishment, Austin Sarat, Death Penalty, Abolition, Cruel and Unusual Punishment, Botched execution, Ballot initiative, Race, Eighth Amendment, Executing innocent

75.

The Amendability Paradox: Could an Unamendable Amendment Be Amended?

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 40, 2022
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Article V, unamendability, amendments, Corwin Amendment, informal unamendability

76.

Letterhead Bias and Blind Review: An Analysis of Prevalence and Mitigation Efforts

Michael Conklin, Letterhead Bias and Blind Review: An Analysis of Prevalence and Mitigation Efforts, 2022 U. ILL. L. REV. ONLINE (JAN. 31, 2022).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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law journals, law reviews, double blind review, letterhead bias, journal rankings

77.

Why the Innocent Plead Guilty and the Guilty Go Free: A Critical Analysis of Judge Rakoff’s Book

Michael Conklin, Why the Innocent Plead Guilty and the Guilty Go Free: A Critical Analysis of Judge Rakoff’s Book, U. N. Tex Dall. L. Rev.: on cusp (2023).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Plea bargain, Death penalty, capital punishment, exoneration, wrongful conviction, U.S. v. Quinones, Kansas v. Marsh

78.

Supreme Court Coverage: Using Kelo and Citizens United to Measure Media Bias

Supreme Court Coverage: Using Kelo and Citizens United to Measure Media Bias (with Louis S. Nadelson), NEB. L. REV.: BULL. (June 27, 2018).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Media Bias, Media Salience, Supreme Court, New York Times Bias, Fox News Bias, Supreme Court Media Coverage, Public Opinion Affects Supreme Court Decisions

79.

Subsidizing the Unvaccinated: Considering the Legality and Practicality of Vaccine Mandates for Those on Public Assistance

Michael Conklin, Subsidizing the Unvaccinated: Considering the Legality and Practicality of Vaccine Mandates for Those on Public Assistance, 48 NOTRE DAME J. LEGIS. 201 (2022).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Welfare, Government benefits, Vaccine mandate, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Compulsory, Jacobson, OSHA

80.

The Extremes of Rap on Trial: An Analysis of the Movement to Ban Rap Lyrics as Evidence

The Extremes of Rap on Trial: An Analysis of the Movement to Ban Rap Lyrics as Evidence, 95 INDIANA L.J. THE SUPPLEMENT 1 (2020).
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 May 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Rap on Trial, Erik Nielson, Andrea L. Dennis, Rap lyrics, Song lyrics, Trial evidence, Evidence nullification, Jury nullification, Jamal Knox, Rap music discrimination, Ice-T Cop Killer, Who's Afraid of Rap, Elonis v. United States, rap shield, rap lyrics as evidence

81.

Viewing Sports as Legal Systems: A Review of The Jurisprudence of Sport

Michael Conklin, Viewing Sports as Legal Systems: A Review of The Jurisprudence of Sport, JOHN MARSHALL L. REV. Online (April 21, 2022).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Sports law, Sports regulations, Entertainment law

82.

Males Need Not Apply: Assessing the Legality of American University Business Law Review's All-Female Issue

Touro Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2021
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 May 2021 Last Revised: 25 May 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Combating Arbitrary Jurisprudence by Addressing Anchoring Bias

Combating Arbitrary Jurisprudence by Addressing Anchoring Bias, 97 WASH. U. L. REV. ONLINE 1 (2019).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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cognitive bias, anchoring bias, anchoring effect, jury decision making, irrelevant anchors, considering the opposite

84.

Innocent or Inconclusive? Analyzing Abolitionists’ Claims About the Death Penalty

Innocent or Inconclusive: Analyzing Abolitionists’ Claims About the Death Penalty, NEB. L. REV.: BULL. (September 4, 2018).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 318 (179,110)

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Death penalty, False confessions, Falsely convicted, Actual innocence, Michael Radelet, Brandon L. Garrett, Lee Kovarsky, Ernest Dobbert, Cameron Todd Willingham, Factual innocence, Kansas v. Marsh, Criminal justice reform, Execute innocent person,

85.

Andrew Koppelman's Proposal: A Lose-Lose Solution for Religious Liberty and Gay Rights

Michael Conklin, Andrew Koppelman’s Proposal: A Lose-Lose Solution for Religious Liberty and Gay Rights, 14 IDAHO CRITICAL LEGAL STUD. J. 1 (2021).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Masterpiece Cakeshop, Gay Rights v. Religious Liberty, RFRA, Gay Rights, Anti-Discrimination Laws, LGBTQ Rights, Same-Sex Weddings, Gay Marriage

86.

Yes, Self-Pardons Are Constitutional, Even for Donald Trump

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Sep 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 307 (185,767)
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Pardon power, Pardon clause, self-pardon, presidential self-pardon, Mordacq, Donald Trump, Can a president pardon himself?

87.

Was the 'Trump Bump' a One-Time Phenomenon for Charities?

Was the ‘Trump Bump’ a One-Time Phenomenon for Charities, 32 CHRON. PHILANTHROPY 50 (NOV. 5, 2019).
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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fundraising, nonprofit planning, rage donating, emotional appeals, guilt appeals, How elections affect nonprofit giving, Trump bump in donating,

88.

Good for Thee, but Not for Me: How Bisexuals are Overlooked in Title VII Sexual Orientation Arguments

Good for Thee, but Not for Me: How Bisexuals Are Overlooked in Title VII Sexual Orientation Arguments, 11 U. MIAMI RACE & SOC. JUST. L. REV. 33 (2020)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Title VII, Bisexual, LGBTQ, Bisexual erasure, Bostock, Sexual orientation discrimination, bisexual double discrimination, Harris Funeral Homes, Zarda, Associational discrimination, Price Waterhouse gender stereotyping, Because of sex, Windsor

89.

Setting the Record Straight on the Death Penalty: A Critical Review of American Roulette

Setting the Record Straight on the Death Penalty: A Critical Review of American Roulette, 42 LA VERNE L. REV. 149 (2021).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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death penalty, capital punishment, American Roulette, Death-qualified juries, race, victim impact testimony, future dangerousness

90.

The Effectiveness of Bayesian Jury Instructions in Mitigating the Defense Attorney's Fallacy

Michael Conklin, The Effectiveness of Bayesian Jury Instructions in Mitigating the Defense Attorney’s Fallacy, 9 HOUS. L. REV.: OFF REC. 73 (2019).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Jury instructions, defense attorney's fallacy, prosecutor's fallacy, jury selection, voir dire, bayesian jury instruction

91.

Can a President Pardon Himself? Law School Faculty Consensus

Can a President Pardon Himself? Law School Faculty Consensus, NE. U. EXTRA LEGAL (2019).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Self-pardons, Presidential pardons, Presidential self-pardon, Presidential powers, Self-dealing, Donald Trump

92.

The Pepsi Generation Goes to Court: A Teaching Note Utilizing a Netflix Documentary to Teach Contracts and Ethics

Michael Conklin, The Pepsi Generation Goes to Court: A Teaching Note Utilizing a Netflix Documentary to Teach Contracts and Ethics, ___ MIDWEST L.J. ___ (Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin and Justin Robert Blount
Angelo State University - Business Law and Stephen F. Austin State University, Rusche College of Business
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business law, pedagogy, class activity, active learning

93.

The Longer They Are, the More Citations They Receive: How Impact Factor Punishes Concise Scholarship

Michael Conklin, The Longer They Are, the More Citations They Receive: How Impact Factor Punishes Concise, Legal Scholarship, U. N. Tex Dall. L. Rev.: on cusp (2023).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Impact Factor, Legal Scholarship, Law School Rankings, Law Journal Rankings, U.S. News & World Report, Washington & Lee Law Journal Rankings

94.

A Second Bite at the Apple: What Obergefell v. Hodges Should Have Said

Michael Conklin, A Second Bite at the Apple: What Obergefell v. Hodges Should Have Said, 10 Ark. J. Soc. Change & Pub. Serv. 1 (2021).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Obergefell, Jack Balkin, LGBTQ, same sex marriage, gay rights, marriage equality, equal protection, gender discrimination

95.

Introduction to Torts

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Oct 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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teaching torts

96.

Making the Case for the Other Side: How Bérubé and Ruth’s Anti-Academic Freedom Advocacy Demonstrates the Importance of Protections

Michael Conklin, Making the Case for the Other Side: How Bérubé and Ruth’s Anti-Academic Freedom Advocacy Demonstrates the Importance of Protections, 50 S.U. L. Rev. 72 (2023).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Employment Law, Academic Freedom, Free Speech, Censorship, Publications

97.

Double-Blind Review as a Solution to Gender Inequality in Legal Scholarship

Michael Conklin, Double-Blind Review as a Solution to Gender Inequality in Legal Scholarship, 8 Rocky Mountain L.J. 94 (2021).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Student Gender Bias in College Class Selection

Michael Conklin & Andrew Tiger, Student Gender Bias in College Class Selection, 3 J. BUS. L. & ETHICS PEDAGOGY 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2024
Michael Conklin and Andrew Tiger
Angelo State University - Business Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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gender bias, sexism, college instructors, professors, college enrollment, Same gender preference, Syllabus, Student evaluations,

99.

The Enigma of Clarence Thomas: A Critical Analysis

Michael Conklin, The Enigma of Clarence Thomas: A Critical Analysis, 13 ELON L. REV. 383 (2020).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Clarence Thomas, Corey Robin, Anita Hill, Affirmative action, Critical race theory, Racism, Originalism, Textualism

100.

Reasonable Doubt Ratcheting: How Jurors Adjust the Standard of Proof to Reach a Desired Result

Michael Conklin, Reasonable Doubt Ratcheting: How Jurors Adjust the Standard of Proof to Reach a Desired Result, 95 N.D. L. REV. 281 (2021).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Burden of Proof, Reasonable Doubt, Juror Decision Making, Jury Selection, Voir Dire, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, Sympathetic Plaintiff, Juror Gender, Juror Political Affiliation

101.

An Uphill Battle for Reparationists: A Quantitative Analysis of the Effectiveness of Slavery Reparations Rhetoric

Columbia Journal of Race and Law, Vol. 10, 2020
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 May 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 280 (204,539)
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Reparations, Slavery, Rhetoric, Polling, Public opinion, Marcus Garvey, James Foreman, Legislation, Lawsuit

102.

Contracts Part 2: Capacity, Legality, Writings, and Miscellaneous

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Oct 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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teaching contracts

103.

A Felon Among Us: Should Felons Be Allowed on Juries?

Michael Conklin, A Felon Among Us: Should Felons Be Allowed on Juries?, 34 Regent U. L. Rev. 133 (2021).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Disenfranchisement, Jury duty, Discrimination, Criminal justice, Felons, Ex-felons

104.

Walking on a Wire: The Delicate Balance of Free Speech on College Campuses

Walking on a Wire: The Delicate Balance of Free Speech on College Campuses, 9 HOUS. L. REV.: OFF REC. 35 (September 18, 2018).
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 272 (210,648)
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Free speech, First amendment, Speech codes, Safe spaces, Free Speech on College Campus, Erwin Chemerinsky, Howard Gillman, Censorship, Hate speech, Milo Yiannopoulos, University of Oklahoma racist chant, CLS v. Martinez, Christian Legal Society v. Martinez, Student organization free speech,

105.

Grandstanding or Gotcha: Asking Ketanji Brown Jackson 'Can You Provide a Definition for the Word ‘Woman’?'

New England Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 May 2022 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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gender discrimination, employment discrimination, Supreme Court confirmation hearings, Supreme Court Justice, Title VII

106.

Breaking the Stalemate on Supreme Court Term Limits with Delayed Implementation Legislation

New England Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Term Limits, Supreme Court, Bipartisan, Legislation, Constitutionality, Justices, Supreme Court term limits

107.

Non-Human Stakeholders: Testing the Boundaries of Stakeholder Theory

Justin Robert Blount & Michael Conklin, Non-Human Stakeholders: Testing the Boundaries of Stakeholder Theory, 76 OKLA. L. REV. 1 (2024)(
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2024
Justin Robert Blount and Michael Conklin
Stephen F. Austin State University, Rusche College of Business and Angelo State University - Business Law
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animal rights, environmental law, agriculture law, stakeholder ethics, corporate ethics, business ethics

108.

Charged Advocacy: A Critical Review of Emily Bazelon’s Charged

Charged Advocacy: A Critical Review of Emily Bazelon’s Charged, 29 KAN. J.L. & PUB. POL’Y ONLINE 13 (2020).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 May 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Emily Bazelon, Criminal justice reform, Charged, innocent, wrongfully convicted, race criminal justice, Mass incarceration, Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration

109.

What’s Bad for the Goose is Bad for the Gander: Censorship Is Harmful Whether Done by the Government or Private Industry

Western New England Law Review, Vol. 47, 2021
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 31 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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A Stretch Too Far: Flaws in Comparing Slavery and the Death Penalty

A Stretch Too Far: Flaws in Comparing Slavery and the Death Penalty, DENVER L. REV. FORUM, 2019
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 262 (218,657)

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Capital Punishment, Death Penalty, Slavery, Abolition, Bharat Malkani, Eighth Amendment Slavery and the Death Penalty, Willie Horton, Life Without Parole, Cruel and Unusual Punishment

111.

Is AI Friend or Foe: Legal Implications of Rapid Artificial Intelligence Adoption

Michael Conklin, Is AI Friend or Foe: Legal Implications of Rapid Artificial Intelligence Adoption, 26 ATLANTIC L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2023).
Number of pages: 8
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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How Transgender and Non-Binary People are Ignored in the Male-Only Military Draft Debate

Michael Conklin, How Transgender and Non-Binary People are Ignored in the Male-Only Military Draft Debate, 2021 U. ILL. L. REV. ONLINE 215 (July 11, 2021).
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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trans rights, LGBTQ, military draft, gender discrimination, armed forces, transgender, gender assigned at birth

113.

Good Things Come in Small Semesters: Mini-Session Classes as a Method for Serving At-Risk and Minority Students

Michael Conklin, Chuck Pier & Andy Tiger, Good Things Come in Small Semesters: Mini-Session Classes as a Method for Serving At-Risk and Minority Students, 25 Atlantic L.J. 2 (2022).
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin, Chuck Pier and Andy Tiger
Angelo State University - Business Law, Angelo State University and Angelo State University
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Is It Really a Man’s World? Using Real-Life Negotiations to Reframe the Negotiation Gender Gap

St. Louis University Law Journal ___ (Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 May 2023
Michael Conklin, Roya Choupani and Erdoğan Doğdu
Angelo State University - Business Law, Angelo State University and Angelo State University
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negotiation gender gap, gender pay gap, employment discrimination, negotiation, counteroffer, anchoring, gender bias

115.

Precise Punishment: Why Precise Punitive Damage Requests Result in Higher Awards than Round Requests

Michael Conklin, Precise Punishment: Why Precise Punitive Damage Requests Result in Higher Awards than Round Requests, 10 MICH. BUS. & ENTREPRENEURIAL L. REV. 179 (2021).
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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punitive damages, precise request, precise offer, cognitive anchoring, tort reform, jury decision making, Tversky Kahneman, anchoring, negotiation

116.

Rethinking Jury Diversity: A Response to Juan R. Sánchez’s A Plan of Our Own

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Juan Sanchez, Jury diversity, racism, jury selection, Batson challenge, voir dire, jury bias, verdicts

117.

Putting it in Neutral: How the Sequence, Severity, and Sincerity of Information Presentation Affects Student Opinions

Putting It in Neutral: How the Sequence, Severity, and Sincerity of Information Presentation Affect Student Opinions, 41 N. E. J. OF LEGAL STUD. 39 (2021).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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teaching pedagogy, cognitive bias, bias in higher education, anchoring, serial-position effect, political bias, class activity

118.

A Face Only an Attorney Could Love: Madison Square Garden’s Use of Facial Recognition Technology to Ban Lawyers with Pending Litigation

Michael Conklin & Brian Elzweig, A Face Only an Attorney Could Love: Madison Square Garden’s Use of Facial Recognition Technology to Ban Lawyers with Pending Litigation, Maryland L. Rev., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2024
Michael Conklin and Brian Elzweig
Angelo State University - Business Law and University of West Florida
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facial scan, discrimination, corporate retaliation, state actor, tortious interference with business relation, privacy

119.

John Roberts: Shedding Light on a Secretive Man

John Roberts: Shedding Light on a Secretive Man, Ne. U. L. Rev. F. (September 5, 2019).
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 17 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 241 (237,444)

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John Roberts, The Chief: The Life and Turbulent Times of Chief Justice John Roberts, Biography, Joan Biskupic, Supreme Court history

120.

Do Varying State Tax Rates Affect Athletic Performance?

Number of pages: 1 Posted: 09 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 234 (244,366)

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Taxes, athletic performance

121.

Dershowitz on Presidential Impeachment: An Analysis of The Case Against Impeaching Trump

Dershowitz on Presidential Impeachment: An Analysis of the Case Against Impeaching Trump, 10 CONLAWNOW 501 (2018).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 234 (244,366)

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High Crimes and Misdemeanors, Corrupt Motive, Alan Dershowitz, Impeachment, Donald Trump, President Trump

122.

What Accountants Need to Know About the Law

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 29 Nov 2023
Prairie View A&M University - College of Business, Angelo State University - Business Law, Prairie View A&M University - College of Business, Texas A&M University School of Law and The W. A. Franke College of Business at Northern Arizona University
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ACA, AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, agency, bankruptcy, business entities, capital formation, contracts, CPA exam blueprint, credit and secured transactions, cybersecurity, employment, Enron, ERISA, ethics, FCPA, information security, PCAOB, qualified health plans, sale of goods, Sarbanes-Oxley

123.

Legality of Racial Discrimination in the Distribution of Lifesaving COVID-19 Treatments

Michael Conklin, Legality of Racial Discrimination in the Distribution of Lifesaving COVID-19 Treatments, 19 IND. HEALTH L. REV. 315 (2022).
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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coronavirus, covid-19, equal protection, disparate impact, racial classifications, affirmative action, inequality, health care

124.

Understanding the 'Underclass': Analyzing the Role of Adjuncts in Higher Education

Michael Conklin, Understanding the ‘Underclass’: Analyzing the Role of Adjuncts in Higher Education, 76 Higher Education Quarterly 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Adjunctification, Herb Childress, College Budgets, Faculty, Tenure, Education spending

125.

The Icing on the Cake: How Background Factors Affect Law Faculties’ Predictions in Masterpiece Cakeshop

The Icing on the Cake: How Background Factors Affect Law Faculties’ Predications in Masterpiece Cakeshop, 9 CONLAWNOW 227, 2018
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 229 (249,464)

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Masterpiece Cakeshop, Faculty Diversity, Bias, Supreme Court Predictions, Predictive Markets

126.

Lacking Evidence: A Response to Jeffrey Bellin’s The Evidence Rules That Convict the Innocent

Michael Conklin, Lacking Evidence: A Response to Jeffrey Bellin’s The Evidence Rules That Convict the Innocent, ___ MITCHELL HAMLINE SUA SPONTE ___ (forthcoming 2023).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 May 2021 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Rules of Evidence, False Confessions, Eyewitness Identifications, Wrongful Convictions, Exonerations, Innocence Project

127.

Good for the Goose but Not for the Gander: Biden's Promise to Appoint a Black Female to the Supreme Court and Title VII Principles

Michael Conklin, Good for the Goose but Not for the Gander: Biden's Promise to Appoint a Black Female to the Supreme Court and Title VII Principles, 9 Texas A & M Arguendo 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 17 May 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Supreme Court, Ketanji Brown Jackson, Title VII, employment discrimination, affirmative action

128.

The Long Shortlist: Women Considered for the Supreme Court

Michael Conklin, The Long Shortlist: Women Considered for the Supreme Court, 10 J. RACE, GENDER, AND ETHNICITY 38 (2021).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Shortlisted, RBG, Florence Allen, Gender discrimination, Supreme Court, Harriet Miers, Burnita Matthews, Pamela Rymer, Susie Sharp, Mildred Lillie

129.

Howard Law School, Race, and Peer Rankings: The Increasing Correlation Between Racial Salience and Preferential Rankings

Michael Conklin, Howard Law School, Race, and Peer Rankings: The Increasing Correlation Between Racial Salience and Preferential Rankings, 59 WILLAMETTE L. REV. 189 (forthcoming 2023).
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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U.S. News & World Report, Law School Rankings, LSAT, HBCU, ABA, LSAC

130.

Litigation as U.S. History: A Review of Litigation Nation

Michael Conklin, Litigation as U.S. History: A Review of Litigation Nation, 22 ATLANTIC L.J. 70 (2020).
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Peter Charles Hoffer, Legal History, Legal Education, Defamation

131.

Fighting Over Worker Classification: A Class Activity About Whether UFC Fighters Are Employees or Independent Contractors and Why It Matters

Michael Conklin, Fighting over Worker Classification: A Class Activity About Whether UFC Fighters Are Employees or Independent Contractors and Why It Matters, 26 ATLANTIC L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2023).
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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case study, ultimate fighting championship, Darden, employment law, unionize

132.

Unlocking the Beauty from Within Title VII: Arguing for An Expansive Interpretation of Title VII to Protect Against Attractiveness Discrimination

Michael Conklin, Unlocking the Beauty from Within Title VII: Arguing for An Expansive Interpretation of Title VII to Protect Against Attractiveness Discrimination, 31 American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law 25 (2023).
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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appearance discrimination, looks discrimination, employment discrimination, ADA, Title VII, Gender discrimination

133.

Choosing Industries Wisely: A Case of Professionals Toking up the Wrong Tree

Christine Noel & Michael Conklin, Choosing Industries Wisely: A Case of Professionals Toking up the Wrong Tree, (with Christine Noel) 36 J. BUS. CASES & APPLICATIONS 1 (2022).
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Christine Noel and Michael Conklin
Colorado Mesa University and Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 222 (256,896)

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Marijuana industry, legal framework, money laundering, white-collar crime, accounting

134.

No Quick Fix: An Analysis of the Challenges Law Schools Face

Michael Conklin, No Quick Fix: An Analysis of the Challenges Law Schools Face, 27 J.L. BUS. & ETHICS 65 (2021)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Legal Education, Law School, Fixing Law Schools, Benjamin Barton, Law School Rankings, Trump Bump, InfiLaw, American Bar Association,

135.

The Effects of Race and Gender on Attorney Selection

The Effects of Race and Gender on Attorney Selection, 20 RUTGERS RACE & L. REV. 1 (2018).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Racism, Sexism, Stereotypes, Gender Discrimination, Race Discrimination, Female Attorneys, Black Attorneys, African American Attorneys, Minority Attorneys

136.

Painting a Deceptive Portrait: A Critical Review of Deadly Justice

Painting a Deceptive Portrait: A Critical Review of Deadly Justice, 22 NEW CRIM. L. REV. 223 (2019).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 214 (265,840)

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Death penalty, Capital punishment,Deadly Justice: A Statistical Portrait of the Death Penalty, Criminal justice reform, Witherspoon v. Illinois, Public opinion, Furman v. Georgia, Racial disparities, Cruel and unusual punishment, Death-qualified juries, Eighth Amendment, Jury selection, Voir dire

137.

Censorship by Any Other Name: A Response to Nadine Strossen on Private Censorship Online

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 61, 2021
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 13 Apr 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Free speech, ACLU, Tech companies, Online free speech, Censorship

138.

It’s Not What It Looks Like: How Claims of Self-Publishing Bias in Legal Scholarship Are Exaggerated

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 39, 2020
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 May 2020 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 213 (266,969)

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legal scholarship, self-publishing bias, letterhead bias, law journal submissions

139.

Declassified: Unintended Consequences of Racial Classifications

Michael Conklin, Declassified: Unintended Consequences of Racial Classifications, 12 TENN. J. RACE, GENDER & SOC. JUST. 81 (2023).
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 210 (270,527)

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140.

Inclusivity in the Business Law Classroom

Michael Conklin, Inclusivity in the Business Law Classroom, 13 S. J. of Bus. & Ethics 132 (2021).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 18 Nov 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Diversity, Academia, Pedagogy, What Inclusive Instructors Do, Higher Education, Syllabus Design

141.

Abandon Hope of Objective Constitutional Interpretation All Ye Who Enter Here: Chemerinsky's Expansive New View of Constitutional Interpretation

Abandon Hope of Objective Constitutional Interpretation All Ye Who Enter Here: Chemerinsky's Expansive New View of Constitutional Interpretation, 10 Hous. L. Rev.: Off Rec. 1 (2019).
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 207 (274,140)

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Erwin Chemerinsky, Original intent, Originalism, minimal entitlements, Strict construction, Living Constitution, Textualism, Constitutionality of electoral college, Preamble, We the People: A Progressive Reading of the Constitution for the Twenty-First Century, Constitutional interpretation,

142.

Excluding Crypto-Exposed Companies from ESG Funds

Michael Conklin, Excluding Crypto-Exposed Companies from ESG Funds, DUKE FIN. ECON. CENTER FINREG BLOG (Feb. 13, 2023).
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 20 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin and Jason Malone
Angelo State University - Business Law and Virginia Tech University
Downloads 200 (282,831)

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ESG, cryptocurrency, ethics

143.

The Silent Justice Speaks: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words

Michael Conklin, The Silent Justice Speaks: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words, GA. L. REV. ONLINE (Aug. 5, 2020).
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 196 (288,040)

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Clarence Thomas, Created Equal, Anita Hill, Documentary, Supreme Court

144.

Peculiarity of the Precise Number Effect: Efficacy of Precise Initial Offers on Pawn Stars Negotiations

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin, Roya Choupani and Erdoğan Doğdu
Angelo State University - Business Law, Angelo State University and Angelo State University
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negotiation, persuasion, rhetoric, precise number effect, anchoring, best practices

145.

Boldly Going Where No AACSB Standard Has Gone Before: How AACSB Business Colleges Are Complying with the New Standard 9

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2024
Michael Conklin and Christopher Houston
Angelo State University - Business Law and Angelo State University
Downloads 181 (309,285)

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AACSB, accreditation, business schools, societal impact, standard 9

146.

The Value of Employment Counteroffers

Michael Conklin, The Value of Employment Counteroffers, IVEY BUS. J.: IBJ INSIGHTS (May/June 2019).
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Nov 2022 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Salary, negotiation, counteroffer, loyalty, employment

147.

Life Hangs in the Balance: Weighing Coronavirus Church Closings Against the Religious Freedom and Restoration Act

Michael Conklin, Life Hangs in the Balance: Weighing Coronavirus Church Closings Against the Religious Freedom and Restoration Act, NW U. L. REV. ONLINE (2020).
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 Nov 2021
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Religious Freedom Restoration Act, RFRA, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Substantial burden, Wisconsin v. Yoder, Church closings

148.

Appellate Inequality Is Not a Virtue: A Response to Brett Parker’s Is Death Different to Federal Judges?

Michael Conklin, Appellate Inequality Is Not a Virtue: A Response to Brett Parker’s Is Death Different to Federal Judges?, 11 HOUS. L. REV.: OFF REC. 60 (2021).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 176 (317,037)

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Death Penalty, Capital Punishment, Appeal, Race, Life without parole, Racism, Cruel and Unusual Punishment

149.

Boycotts, Race, Rankings, and Howard Law School's Peculiar Position

University of New Hampshire Law Review, Vol. 22, 2023
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Jul 2023 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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law school rankings, discrimination, HBCU, historically black colleges, affirmative action, students for fair admission

150.

Legal Liability of a 51%, Goldfinger Cryptocurrency Attack

Michael Conklin, Brian Elzweig & Lawrence J. Trautman, Legal Liability of a 51%, Goldfinger Cryptocurrency Attack, DUKE FIN. ECON. CENTER FINREG BLOG (December 28, 2022).
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 20 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin, Brian Elzweig and Lawrence J. Trautman
Angelo State University - Business Law, University of West Florida and Prairie View A&M University - College of Business
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cryptocurrency, goldfinger, legality, 51% attack

151.

Hauntingly Fun Legal Environment of Business Topics for a Halloween-Themed Class

Michael Conklin, Hauntingly Fun Legal Environment of Business Topics for a Halloween-Themed Class, 31 S. L. J., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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pedagogy, case study, legal environment, holiday, themed class, class activity, business law, contracts

152.

How Coloradans View Attorneys

How Coloradans View Attorneys, 47 COLO. LAW. 14 (2018).
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Jun 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 171 (325,051)

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Perceptions of attorneys, Public opinion of defense attorneys, Attorney win loss record, Trial success rate, CSI effect, Public opinion of prosecutors, Public opinion of public defenders, Choosing attorney

153.

Weight Discrimination Protections in New York City Illustrate Need for Federal Attractiveness Discrimination Protections

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Jun 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Title VII, employment law, anti-discrimination, discrimination, attractiveness, appearance, looks, lookism

154.

Employee or Independent Contractor?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Dec 2023 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2024
Michael Conklin, Ella McCown Jones and Kurt M. Saunders
Angelo State University - Business Law, Ohio University and California State University, Northridge
Downloads 151 (361,192)

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employment law, independent contractors, worker classification, IRS twenty-factor test, employee benefits

Faculty Perceptions of Online Law Journals

Michael Conklin, Faculty Perceptions of Online Law Journals, ___ Midwest L. J. ___ (Forthcoming 2020).
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 78 (582,395)

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Legal scholarship, Online journals, Online law reviews, Ranking online law journals, Online publications

Faculty Perceptions of Online Law Journals

Michael Conklin, Faculty Perceptions of Online Law Journals, 30 MIDWEST L.J. 4 (2020).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Dec 2020
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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legal scholarship, ALSB, publishing in law journals, online law journals, specialty journals, law journal supplements

156.

Driving a Stake Through Corporate Cryptocurrency Involvement: Why the Practice Fails the Stakeholder Ethical Analysis

___ WAYNE L. REV. ___ (2023, Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jul 2023
Michael Conklin and Justin Robert Blount
Angelo State University - Business Law and Stephen F. Austin State University, Rusche College of Business
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stakeholder ethics, crypto, blockchain, environment, environmental harm, ESG, investing, shareholder ethics

157.

A Multilevel Integrated Model of i-deals, Job Embeddedness and Individual and Group Level Turnover

Satvir Singh, Yilu Wang, Prajya Vidyarthi, Michael Conklin, A Multilevel Integrated Model of i-deals, Job Embeddedness and Individual and Group Level Turnover, 25 International Journal of Employment Studies 25-60 (November 2021)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 04 May 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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social exchange, turnover, industrial relations, Ideals, idiosyncratic deals, worker turnover

158.

Brian Flores’s Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the NFL: A Game Changer or Business as Usual?

Michael Conklin, Marty Ludlum, & Jennifer Barger-Johnson, Brian Flores’s Employment Discrimination Lawsuit Against the NFL: A Game Changer or Business as Usual?, 29 Moorad Sports L.J. 299 (2022).
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 18 May 2022
Michael Conklin and marty ludlum
Angelo State University - Business Law and University of Central Oklahoma
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race, coaching, NFL, employment law, evidence

159.

Introduction to the Law of Secured Transactions

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Nov 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 133 (399,456)

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secured transactions, PMSI, repossession, Article 9

160.

Rising Ideological Discrimination in Law School Rankings: Measuring the Conservative Penalty and Liberal Bonus with Updated 2024 Rankings Data

Michael Conklin, Rising Ideological Discrimination in Law School Rankings: Measuring the Conservative Penalty and Liberal Bonus with Updated 2024 Rankings Data, 16 TENN. J. LEADERSHIP L. & POL’Y 77 (2024).
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jul 2023 Last Revised: 16 May 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 126 (416,313)

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discrimination, rankings, diversity, USNWR, college rankings, bias

161.

Taking a Mulligan on Golfer Liability for Damages to Adjacent People and Property: Why Existing Standards Are Too Defendant-Friendly

Hofstra Law Review, 2023
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2023
Michael Conklin and Andrew Tiger
Angelo State University - Business Law and Angelo State University
Downloads 67 (624,924)

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Baseball rule, Golf course, Injury, Spectator, property Damage, Foreseeable zone of danger, Negligence

162.

The Equal Pay Act: Using EEOC v. Verona Area School District in the Classroom

Raygan Pierce Chain & Michael Conklin, The Equal Pay Act: Using EEOC v. Verona Area School District in the Classroom, ___ J. LEGAL STUD. EDUC. ___ (forthcoming 2023).
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2024
Raygan Pierce Chain and Michael Conklin
Southeastern Oklahoma State University and Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 58 (671,870)

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case study, teaching note, gender negotiation gap, gender discrimination, factor other than sex, gender pay gap

163.

Inadvertently Demonstrating the Importance of Consistency in Feminist Jurisprudence: Julie C. Suk’s After Misogyny

Quinnipiac Law Review, 2023
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Sep 2023 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 49 (725,409)

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Feminism, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sexism, Equality, Gender discrimination

164.

The Admissibility of Rap Lyrics in Court: A Review of As We Speak

Michael Conklin, The Admissibility of Rap Lyrics in Court: A Review of As We Speak., J. OF L. & SOC. DEVIANCE, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Apr 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 45 (751,492)

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rules of evidence, race, criminal law, criminal procedure, music lyrics, rap lyrics

165.

Shine More Light on Your Classroom: A Review of Perry Binder's Classroom Lightbulbs for College Professors

Michael Conklin, Shine more Light on your Classroom: A Review of Perry Binder’s Classroom Lightbulbs for College Professors, J. LEGAL STUD. EDUC.; Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Feb 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 43 (765,467)

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pedagogy, case study, legal environment, teaching, higher education

166.

Measuring Tax Literacy in a Politically Charged Climate

Michael Conklin, Measuring Tax Literacy in a Politically Charged Climate, ___ Texas L. Rev. Online ___ (forthcoming 2024).
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Apr 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 34 (833,355)

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tax education, tax literacy, public policy, media coverage, tax rates

167.

Chapter 18: Defenses for Plea Bargaining

Michael Conklin, Plea Bargaining Handbook (2013).
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Feb 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 29 (875,660)

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plea bargain, alford plea, criminal law, criminal justice, crime and punishment

168.

The Supreme Court Wants to Know: Can a President Pardon Himself?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 May 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Pardon Power, Presidential Immunity, Trump, Constitutional Law, Self-Pardon

169.

Is Modern Constitutional Law Making Us Unhealthy?

Southern Illinois Law Journal, Volume 48 (forthcoming 2024)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Feb 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 26 (902,979)

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mask mandates, Covid, health law, Constitutional contagion, Lockdown orders,

170.

Solar Eclipses and the Law

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 May 2024
Chad G. Marzen and Michael Conklin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Insurance & Real Estate and Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 25 (912,210)

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The Role of Race in Howard Law School’s Ranking

Michael Conklin, The Role of Race in Howard Law School’s Ranking, ___ St. Mary's L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2024).
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 May 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 19 (971,787)

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race, higher education, college admissions, law school, rankings, discrimination

172.

Baseball and Age Discrimination: Experience Matters

Oklahoma Law Review, Vol. 76, 2024
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Apr 2024 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2024
Chad G. Marzen and Michael Conklin
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Insurance & Real Estate and Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 14 (1,024,258)

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ADEA, employment law, Baseball, Age discrimination, Professional sports

173.

Falling in Love with the Law: A Themed Class Activity Teaching Note

___ N. E. J. LEGAL STUD. ___ (Forthcoming).
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Feb 2024
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
Downloads 14 (1,024,258)

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Case study, teaching note, pedagogy, legal environment, law class

174.

Consensus Regarding the Constitutionality of a Presidential Self-Pardon

Number of pages: 13
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Self-Pardon, Presidential Power, Executive Power, Pardon Clause, Constitutional Interpretation

175.

Bad Policy Runs Downhill: How Cloud Seeding Jurisprudence Disproportionately Harms Disadvantaged Communities

Number of pages: 22
Michael Conklin and Justin Robert Blount
Angelo State University - Business Law and Stephen F. Austin State University, Rusche College of Business
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176.

Book Review: Pro Wrestling and the Law

Number of pages: 7
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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Professional Wrestling, WWE, WWF, Sports Law, Terry Bollea,

177.

Discrimination as Protected Artistic Expression

Number of pages: 19
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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178.
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group work, higher education, pedagogy, teamwork, team-based learning, collaborative learning

179.

Negotiations in At-Risk Communities and Negotiating for Social Justice: A Review of Transformative Negotiation

Number of pages: 11
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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180.

Triple-Blind Review as a Solution to Gender Bias in Academic Publishing

Michael Conklin & Satvir Singh, Triple-Blind Review as a Solution to Gender Bias in Academic Publishing, a Theoretical Approach, 47 STUD. HIGHER EDUC. 247 (2022).
Posted: 20 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Michael Conklin and Satvir Singh
Angelo State University - Business Law and Angelo State University

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peer review, gender discrimination, academia, academe, journal review, academic journals, gender disparity

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 300
1.

Introduction to Law

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Sep 2023
Michael Conklin
Angelo State University - Business Law
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teaching business law, pedagogy, legal education