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Five Simple Exercises for Teaching Persuasion
(The Second Draft, 2001)
Professor Soonpaa explains five exercises that aid students in better grasping the art of writing persuasively.
What Texas Estate Planners Need to Know about Transferring a Wind Interest
(Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, 2009-10)
Wind energy is becoming an important component of our nation’s trend towards green energy. Attorneys must carefully determine how wind rights will be treated when preparing wills for clients. This article discusses how ...
Commentary: Clients' Pets Deserve Care When Owners Die
(Texas Lawyer, 2010-03-01)
This brief commentary posits that estate planning lawyers may be ethically obligated to inquire about their clients’ pets so they can make certain those pets are properly cared for when clients are unable to do so due to ...
2009 Texas Legislative Update: Intestacy, Wills, Trusts, and Related Matters
(Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, 2009-07)
A review of laws enacted during the 2009 Texas legislative session. Topics addressed include wills, trusts, estate administration, intestacy, the estates code, and other estate planning matters.
Why Tax Experience is Necessary for Tax Court Appointment
Professor Camp argues that tax courts needs judges who are knowledgeable in the field of tax because tax law is different from other areas of the law.
Strategies for Reaching the Welfare-to-Work Population
(The Community Tax Law Report, 2002)
The Welfare-to-Work Partnership is a government-assisted program which works to train and employ welfare recipients. This article provides strategies for reaching the welfare-to work candidates including first locating ...
Multidisciplinary Approach to an Ethic of Biodefense and Bioterrorism
(The Journal of Law, Medicine and EthicsJournal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 2005)
Professor Sutton examines ethical systems in light of bioterrorism and biodefense. Then, she proceeds to construct a framework based on an interdisciplinary approach that addresses bioterrorism and biodefense.
CDP Should Be Repealed
In a point/counterpoint editorial, Professor Camp argues for the CDP to be repealed.
Explanation of the Anti-Injunction Act Issue in HHS v. Florida
(American Bar Association Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases, 2012)
This short article sorts through and reviews all the arguments surrounding the issue of whether the Anti-Injunction Act, 26 USC §7421 (AIA), bars the federal courts from hearing constitutional challenges to the Patient ...
Contribution of S Corporation Stock to Disregarded Limited Partnership Did Not Terminate S Election
An S corporation’s sole shareholder transferred all of his stock shares to two newly formed, wholly owned disregarded LLCs. The LLCs then transferred the stock shares to a newly formed state limited partnership that the ...