John M. Conley

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law

Willian Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor of Law

Van Hecke-Wettach Hall, 160 Ridge Road

CB #3380

Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Engage, Embed, and Embellish: Theory Versus Practice in the Corporate Social Responsibility Movement

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-16
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
John M. Conley and Cynthia A. Williams
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Citation 10

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anthropology, linguistics, corporate social responsibility, new governance, NGOs, corporations

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An Emerging Third Way?: The Erosion of the Anglo-American Shareholder Value Construct

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-09
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 23 Dec 2004
Cynthia A. Williams and John M. Conley
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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Citation 11

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Corporate law, corporate governance, comparative law, United Kingdom, convergence, stakeholders

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The Corporate Social Responsibility Movement as an Ethnographic Problem

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1285631
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
John M. Conley and Cynthia A. Williams
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Narratives of Diversity in the Corporate Boardroom: What Corporate Insiders Say About Why Diversity Matters

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1415803
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
John M. Conley, Lissa L. Broome and Kimberly D. Krawiec
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Abstract:

diversity, race, gender, corporations, board of directors

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Can You Talk Like a Lawyer and Still Think Like a Human Being?: Mertz’s the Language of Law School

Law & Social Inquiry, Vol. 34, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1473518
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Sep 2009
John M. Conley
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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Dangerous Categories: Narratives of Corporate Board Diversity

89 North Carolina Law Review 759-808 (2011)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Lissa L. Broome, John M. Conley and Kimberly D. Krawiec
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Duke University School of Law
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Citation 1

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Corporate Boards, Corporate Governance, Race, Gender, Diversity

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Stories from the Jury Room: How Jurors Use Narrative to Process Evidence

Studies in Law, Politics, & Society, Vol. 49, p. 25, 2009, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1510290
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2009
John M. Conley and Robin H. Conley
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Anthropology
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Citation 1

Abstract:

jury, jury deliberations, narrative, storytelling

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Is there an Emerging Fiduciary Duty to Consider Human Rights?

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Apr 2008
Cynthia A. Williams and John M. Conley
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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Citation 2

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Board of Directors, corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, fiduciary duties, institutional investors, international human rights, new governance

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The Danger of Difference: Tensions in Directors’ Views of Corporate Board Diversity

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2013, No. 3, 2013
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Kimberly D. Krawiec, John M. Conley and Lissa L. Broome
Duke University School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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boards of directors, corporate boards, diversity, race, gender, ethnography, qualitative research

Trends in the Social [Ir]Responsibility of American Multinational Corporations: Increased Power, Diminished Accountability?

Conley, J. & Williams, C. (2013). Trends in the Social [Ir]Responsibility of American Multinational Corporations: Increased Power, Diminished Accountability? Fordham Environmental Law Review, 25(1), 46-83, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2483176, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 55/2014
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2014
Cynthia A. Williams and John M. Conley
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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corporate governance, corporate accountability, corporate constitutional rights, international human rights, Citizens United, Kiobel, Alien Tort Statute, Alien Torts Claims Act

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Fall from Grace or Business as Usual? A Retrospective Look at Lawyers on Wall Street and Main Street

Law and Social Inquiry, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-17
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Jul 2005
John M. Conley and Scott Baker
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
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Citation 4

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Tales of Diversity: What Lawyers Say About Racial Equity in Private Firms

Law and Social Inquiry, 2006, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-5
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
John M. Conley
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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13.

Does Critical Mass Matter? Views From the Boardroom

34 Seattle University Law Review 1049-1080 (2011)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Lissa L. Broome, John M. Conley and Kimberly D. Krawiec
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 164 (131,989)

Abstract:

board diversity, race, gender, critical mass

14.

Enabling Responsible Public Genomics

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1473924
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Sep 2009
John M. Conley, Daniel B. Vorhaus and Adam Doerr
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. and Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.
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Genomics, Genetics, IRB, regulation, personalized medicine, DNA, bioethics

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The Discourse of DNA: What Research Subjects Say About Participating (or Not) in a Genomic Biobank

UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1554744
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Social Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Center for Genomics and Society, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill and Duke University
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The Social Reform of Banking

Conley, J. & Williams, C. (2014). The Social Reform of Banking; Journal of Corporation Law, 39(3), 101-134, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2483284, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 60/2014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2014
Cynthia A. Williams and John M. Conley
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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financial regulation, regulatory theory, self-regulation, co-regulation, corporate culture, banking culture, new governance, Equator Principles, organizational psychology, corporate compliance, accounting reform, social accounting, social disclosure

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How Bad is it out There?: Teaching and Learning about the Legal Profession

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 1944, 2004, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-18
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
John M. Conley
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
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legal profession, professional responsibility, empirical research, teaching

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Global Banks as Global Sustainability Regulators?: The Equator Principles

Law and Policy 33:4, 542-575 (2011)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jun 2013
John M. Conley and Cynthia A. Williams
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 87 (166,332)
Citation 1

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Equator Principles, banking, self-regulation, regulatory theory, corporate responsibility, corporate governance, sustainability, new governance

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A Difficult Conversation: Corporate Directors on Race and Gender

Pace International Law Review (Forthcoming), USC CLASS Research Papers Series No. CLASS14-11, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 14-10
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Kimberly D. Krawiec, John M. Conley and Lissa L. Broome
Duke University School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Downloads 44 (297,980)

Abstract:

corporate boards, board diversity, race, gender, directors, corporations

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Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility: A Comparative Analysis of the UK and the US

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 147-158, May 2006
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 08 May 2006
, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - School of Labor & Employment Relations
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Citation 27
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The Next Controversy in Genetic Testing: Clinical Data as Trade Secrets?

European Journal of Human Genetics (2012), 1-4, DOI:10.1038/ejhg.2012.217
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Medicine and Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.
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Citation 1

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trade secret, patent, Myriad, BRCA, database

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Back to the Future: Rethinking the Product of Nature Doctrine as Barrier to Biotechnology Patents

Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society, 2002
Posted: 03 Nov 2002
John M. Conley and Roberte M.D. Makowski
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law and Villanova University - School of Law

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Patents, Biotechnology, Health care