Val Ricks

South Texas College of Law Houston

1303 San Jacinto Street

Houston, TX 77002

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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'Dear Sister Antillico . . .': The Story of Kirksey V. Kirksey

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 94, pp. 321-397, 2006
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 May 2006
William R. Casto and Val Ricks
Texas Tech University - School of Law and South Texas College of Law Houston
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Contracts, Legal History

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The Best and Worst of Contracts Decisions: An Anthology

45 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. 889-1022 (2018)., California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 19-2, Southwestern Law School Research Paper No. 2019/04, Marquette Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 19-08
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 13 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Michigan State University College of Law, Gonzaga University School of Law, Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Ohio State University - Moritz College of Law, Marquette University - Law School, , University of Florida Levin College of Law, Southwestern Law School, University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Barry University School of Law, Touro University - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, South Texas College of Law Houston, University of Florida Levin College of Law, South Texas College of Law Houston, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law - Illinois Institute of Technology, William & Mary Law School, South Texas College of Law Houston and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
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Contracts, Contract Law

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Assent Is Not an Element of Contract Formation

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 61, No. 591, 2013
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2013
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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contract law, legal history, consideration, assent, duress, fraud, mistake, unconscionability, legal doctrine

4.

Post § 90: Promissory Estoppel in the Courts That Use It Most

55 Texas Tech L. Rev. 599 (2023).
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 May 2022 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2023
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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promissory estoppel, contract, estoppel, reliance

5.

Fraud Is Now Legal in Texas (for Some People)

8 Texas A&M Law Review 1 (2020)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 May 2020 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2020
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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corporation, limited liability company, agency, fraud, tort

6.

Consideration and the Formation Defenses

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 62, p. 315, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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contracts, consideration, assent, duress, mistake, misrepresentation, unconscionability

7.

The Twisted Veil of Texas LLCs

Texas Journal of Business Law, Vol. 46, 2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 23 Sep 2016
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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Limited Liability Company, Business Associations, Veil-Piercing

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Strategic Shareholder and Member Voting Agreements under Texas Business Entity Law

68 Baylor L.R. 335 (2016)
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Sep 2016
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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Corporations, Limited Liability Company, Business Associations

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Authenticating Resolutions of Agency Authority in Large Transactions: Justifying Doubt Suppression

37 Corp. Counsel Rev. 257 (2018).
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jun 2019
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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agency, contracts

10.

No Power to Be Disloyal (or, How Not to Write a Loyalty Opinion)

6 Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship & the Law 247 (2013)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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Self-Help in the Break-up of Informal Partnerships

12 DePaul Bus. & Com. L.J. 259 (2014)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Oct 2018
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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partnership

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Misreading Menetti: The Case Does Not Help You Avoid Liability for Your Own Fraud

53 St. Mary’s L.J. 205 (2022)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Mar 2022
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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fraud, agency, tort, business entity, corporation, limited liability company

13.

Service Partner Capital Agreements: The Leading Cases and a Response to Critics

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law, Vol. 12, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Oct 2018
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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Partnership, Service Partner, Partnership Accounting

14.

No-Hire Rulings Forget Competition

74 American University Law Review, Forthcoming 2025
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Apr 2024 Last Revised: 07 May 2024
Val Ricks
South Texas College of Law Houston
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antitrust, competition, no-hire, no-poach