Transactional Training Resource Guide
Tina L. Stark © 2017
Emory University School of Law, Professor in the Practice of Law and Executive Director of Emory’s Center on Transactional Law and Practice
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A Quiet Voice Emerges from the Enron Din
Harvard Management Update (April 1, 2002).
Business Ethics: A View from the Trenches
37 California Management Review 8 (Winter 1995).
Professional Responsibility in Nonadversarial Lawyering: A Review of the Model Rules
1982 American Bar Foundation Resolution Journal 519 (1982).
Drafting and Analyzing Contracts (3d ed. 2003).
The Contract Drafting Guidebook (1992).
Sharing Accounting's Burden: Business Lawyers in Enron's Dark Shadows
57 Business Lawyer 1421 (August 2002).
The author asserts that not understanding basic accounting concepts violates a lawyer's ethical duty of competency.
An Attorney’s Ethical Obligations Include Clear Writing
New York State Bar Journal 50 (January 2000).
Professional Responsibility of the Civil Practitioner: Teaching Legal Ethics in the Contracts Course
21 Journal of Legal Education 569 (1968-1969).
Glazer and FitzGibbon on Legal Opinions – Drafting, Interpreting and Supporting Closing Opinions in Business Transactions (2d ed. 2001).
See § 1.7.
Legal Drafting: Process, Techniques, and Exercises (2003).
See Chapter 5.
Infinite Combinations: Whether the Duty of Competency Requires Lawyers to Include Choice of Law Clauses in Contracts They Draft for Their Clients
12 Williamette Journal of International Law & Dispute Resolution 241 (2004).
Beyond Winning: Negotiating to Create Value in Deals and Disputes (2000).
Chapter 11 lays out suggested answers to some of the ethical quandaries that deal lawyers often face. Available at www.amazon.com.
Cases and Materials on the Law Governing Lawyers 458-460 (2d ed. 2003).
Commercial Contracts: Strategies for Drafting and Negotiating (2004).
Section 14.03 discusses ethical issues in the giving of opinions.
Ethics in Venture Capital
Harvard Business School (July 31, 2001).
Ethics in Negotiation: Oil and Water or Good Lubrication?
Business Horizons (May 15, 1998).
Legal Ethics in Corporate Transactions
CityBar Center for Continuing Legal Education Center (May 28, 2003).
The Professionalism and Accountability of Lawyers
66 California Law Review 669 (July 1978).
TLS hypotheticals with answers are available to law school professors upon request.
Legal Opinion Letters: A Comprehensive Guide to Opinion Letter Practice (3d ed. 2003).
See Section 4.24 for a discussion of ethical issues in the giving of an opinion in commercial finance and banking transactions.