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Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility eJournal

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2 Jan 1997 through 20 Feb 2017

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1 28,636 Integrity: Without it Nothing Works
Michael C. Jensen
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc.
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2009
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2017
2 14,134 Integrity: A Positive Model that Incorporates the Normative Phenomena of Morality, Ethics, and Legality -- Abridged (English Language Version)
Werner Erhard, Michael C. Jensen and Steve Zaffron
Independent, Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and Landmark Worldwide LLC
Date posted to database: 18 Feb 2010
Last Revised: 11 Feb 2016
3 11,959 Integrity: A Positive Model that Incorporates the Normative Phenomena of Morality, Ethics and Legality
Werner Erhard, Michael C. Jensen and Steve Zaffron
Independent, Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc. and Landmark Worldwide LLC
Date posted to database: 8 Sep 2006
Last Revised: 14 Apr 2016
4 7,586 Backdating
Jeffrey L. Kwall and Stuart Duhl
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Harrison & Held, LLP
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 24 Jun 2009
5 6,126 A New Model of Integrity: The Missing Factor of Production (PDF file of Keynote and PowerPoint Slides)
Michael C. Jensen, Kari L. Granger and Werner Erhard
Social Science Electronic Publishing (SSEP), Inc., Center For Character and Leadership Development and Independent
Date posted to database: 18 Apr 2010
Last Revised: 10 Sep 2013
6 5,293 The Death of Big Law
Larry E. Ribstein
University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Date posted to database: 4 Sep 2009
Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
7 5,274 Sustainable Professionalism
Trevor C. W. Farrow
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Jun 2008
Last Revised: 28 Jun 2008
8 4,609 Can Robots Be Lawyers? Computers, Lawyers, and the Practice of Law
Dana Remus and Frank S. Levy
University of North Carolina School of Law and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Urban Studies & Planning
Date posted to database: 11 Dec 2015
Last Revised: 30 Nov 2016
9 4,252 Intellectual Property
Wendy J. Gordon
Boston University School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Jun 2003
Last Revised: 11 Aug 2003
10 4,815 The Stakeholder Concept: A Mistaken Doctrine
Elaine Sternberg
University of Miami
Date posted to database: 13 Mar 2001
Last Revised: 21 May 2003

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
22 Dec 2016 through 20 Feb 2017

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1 372 Nasty Women and the Rule of Law
Alice Woolley and Elysa Darling
University of Calgary and Independent
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 24 Jan 2017
2 228 Government Lawyers in the Trump Administration
W. Bradley Wendel
Cornell University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 16 Feb 2017
3 205 Restraining Lawyers: From 'Cases' to 'Tasks'
Morris Ratner
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 6 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
4 135 Philosophical Legal Ethics: An Affectionate History
David J. Luban and W. Bradley Wendel
Georgetown University Law Center and Cornell University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
5 125 Can Practicing Mindfulness Improve Lawyer Decision-Making, Ethics, and Leadership?
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Date posted to database: 31 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2017
6 109 Reply: A Pause for State Courts Considering Model Rule 8.4(G) The First Amendment and 'Conduct Related to the Practice of Law'
Josh Blackman
South Texas College of Law Houston
Date posted to database: 28 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
7 104 Fostering Ethical Professional Identity in Tax: Using the Traditional Tax Classroom
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
8 94 The American Bar Association's Criminal Justice Mental Health Standards: Revisions for the Twenty-First Century
Christopher Slobogin
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 15 Dec 2016
Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
9 65 Off-the-Shelf Formative Assessments to Help Each Student Develop Toward a Professional Formation/Ethical Professional Identity Learning Outcome of an Internalized Commitment to the Student's Own Professional Development
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Date posted to database: 3 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 3 Feb 2017
10 65 Formation-of-an-Ethical-Professional-Identity (Professionalism) Learning Outcomes and E-Portfolio Formative Assessments
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Date posted to database: 3 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017





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