Sung Hui Kim

UCLA School of Law

Professor of Law

385 Charles E. Young Dr. East

Room 1242

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1476

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Gatekeepers Inside Out

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 21, p. 411, 2008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2008
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 591 (34,461)
Citation 6

Abstract:

gatekeeper liability, third party liability, white collar crime, law enforcement strategy, inside counsel, in-house counsel, legal ethics, legal profession, professional responsibility, law and economics, rational choice theory, behavioral realism, social cognition, social psychology

2.

The Banality of Fraud: Re-Situating the Inside Counsel as Gatekeeper

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 74, No. 983, 2005
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 23 Jan 2006
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 458 (42,798)
Citation 8

Abstract:

banality, fraud, gatekeeper, inside counsel, in-house counsel, corporate counsel, social psychology, cognitive psychology, Sarbanes-Oxley, corporate governance, Model Rules of Professional Conduct, professional responsibility, lawyers, Tyco, Mark Belnick, SEC

3.

Insider Trading as Private Corruption

61 UCLA Law Review 928 (2014), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 13-15
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 17 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 217 (89,973)

Abstract:

Insider trading, private corruption, public corruption, property theory, unjust enrichment theory, normative justification, doctrinal fit, temptation costs, distraction costs, legitimacy costs

4.

Naked Self-Interest? Why the Legal Profession Resists Gatekeeping

Florida Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 129, 2011, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2011
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 137 (143,262)

Abstract:

regulation of lawyers, legal profession, securities regulation, gatekeeping, social psychology, cognitive dissonance, motivated reasoning, abstract victim, economic self-interest

5.

Lawyer Exceptionalism in the Gatekeeping Wars

SMU Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 73, 2010
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 04 May 2010 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2010
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 131 (156,484)
Citation 3

Abstract:

lawyer exceptionalism, gatekeeping wars, gatekeeper, SEC, organized bar, legal ethics, securities regulation, cognitive psychology, prototype, contrast effect, securities fraud, external regulation of the bar

6.

The Last Temptation of Congress: Legislator Insider Trading and the Fiduciary Norm Against Corruption

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 98, 2013 , UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 12-08
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 26 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 127 (160,113)

Abstract:

Insider trading, legislator insider trading, congressional insider trading, governmental insider trading, breach of fiduciary duty, public fiduciary, public corruption, analogical reasoning, speech or debate clause, judicial activism, STOCK Act

7.

The Diversity Double Standard

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 89, 2011, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 11-08
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2012
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 101 (200,886)

Abstract:

diversity, corporate diversity, workplace diversity, educational diversity, nonprofit corporations, for-profit corporations, corporate philanthropy, commercialization of universities, social psychology, prosociality, prosocial behavior, crowding out theory, market norms, communal norms

8.

Pari Passu: The Nazi Gambit

Capital Markets Law Journal (2014), UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 14-09
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 82 (229,041)

Abstract:

pari passu, sovereign debt, sovereign lending, defaults, Germany, Nazi, Dawes Loan, Young Loan, Argentina, NML Capital, equal treatment

9.

We (The Supermajority of) the People: The Development of a Rationale for Written Higher Law in North American Constitutions

Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 137, No. 3, pp. 364-389, September 1993
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Feb 2006
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 53 (294,129)

Abstract:

supermajority, North American constitutions, U.S. Constitution, written higher law, The Federalist Papers, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, weighted voting, William Penn, James Harrington, Algernon Sidney, constitutional conventions, colonial period

10.

Foreword to Robert Eli Rosen, Lawyers in Corporate Decision-Making

LAWYERS IN CORPORATE DECISION-MAKING, Robert Eli Rosen, ed.,, Quid Pro Books, 2010, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 11-09
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2011
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 38 (327,208)

Abstract:

corporate decision-making, moral decision-making, in-house counsel, inside counsel, corporate counsel, legal ethics, ideology of moral independence, sociology of the legal profession

11.

Appendix to The Last Temptation of Congress: Legislator Insider Trading and the Fiduciary Norm Against Corruption

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 98, p. 845, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 08 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2013
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 1 (514,398)

Abstract:

legislator insider trading, governmental insider trading, congressional insider trading, separation of powers, First Amendment

12.

Inside Lawyers: Friends or Gatekeepers?

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 1867, 2016, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 16-08
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2016 Last Revised: 25 May 2016
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
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Abstract:

In-house counsel, accountability, compliance & ethics, confidentiality, general counsel, General Motors, information environment, inside counsel, inside information, management, misconduct

13.

What Governmental Insider Trading Teaches Us About Corporate Insider Trading

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INSIDER TRADING, Stephen M. Bainbridge, ed., Edward Elgar, 2013, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-17
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
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Abstract:

governmental insider trading, legislator insider trading, congressional insider trading, corporate insider trading, Henry Manne, public corruption, private corruption, private gain from public office, fiduciary, fairness, legitimacy

14.

The Ethics of In-House Practice

Lawyers in Practice: Ethical Decisionmaking in Context, Lynn Mather, Leslie Levin, eds., University of Chicago Press, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 11-12
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
Sung Hui Kim
UCLA School of Law
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Abstract:

inside counsel, in-house counsel, corporate counsel, corporate legal department, general counsel, legal ethics, professional responsibility, organizational client, corporate client, empirical literature, sociology of the legal profession, Model Rules of Professional Conduct