Essays

In the fall 2000, practicing attorneys and academics met at California Western School of Law for a Preventive Law Symposium. In preparation for the symposium, leading figures in Preventive Law submitted remembrances of the late Louis M. Brown, the founder of Preventive Law, or essays concerning the theory, goals, values, or practice of Preventive Law. The full texts of those essays are collected below. Aspects of these essays also thread through the attachment to the Multi-Dimensional Lawyer page entitled Preventive Law and Creative Problem Solving: Multi-Dimensional Lawyering.

Barton, Thomas D.

Preventive Law for Multi-Dimensional Lawyers
McAvoy, Sherrie

Corporate Transparency: The Triple Bottom Line Audit
Basri, Carole

Corporate Transparency: The Triple Bottom Line Audit
Mosten, Forrest S.

1. Managing and Preventing Disputes
2. The Case for a National Legal Health Strategy
Boyle, Gary W.

The Foundation of Preventive Law in Corporate America
Nygren, Paivi

Prevention is Better than Cure
Brown, Harold A.

Preventive Law The Next Generation
Nysten-Haarala, Soili

Preventive Law - Some Theoretical and Practical Aspects
Brown, Hermione K.

One Aspect of Preventive Law
Pohjonen, Soile

Is It Correct or Does it Work?
Eyster, Mary Jo

Preventive Law in the Emergency Room
Ross, Kenneth

My Life as a Preventive Lawyer
Frierson, James G.

Pre-Action Advice May Not Be Preventive Law Advice
Rowley, Dave

The Matter with Lawyers
Goldblatt, Michael

Establishing the Mindset of Practicing Preventively
Rudanko, Matti

Preventive Law and International Trade
Gonser, Thomas H.

The Case for a National Legal Health Strategy
Scranton, Robert

Establishing the Mindset of Practicing Preventively
Gruner, Richard S.

Preventive Law for an Organizational Era

Shafton, Robert, M.

Louis M. Brown: A Remembrance

The Pros and Cons of Mediation

Haapio, Helena

1. Safe Sales in Cyberspace
2. Sidebar to Safe Sales in Cyberspace
Smith, Anita

1. Safe Sales in Cyberspace
2. Sidebar to Safe Sales in Cyberspaces
Hapke, Daniel S., Jr.

Preventive Law from a Perspective of a Corporation General Counsel
Town, Michael A.

The Unified Family Court
Hardaway, Robert

Establishing the Mindset of Practicing Preventively
Wexler, David B.

Preventive Law as Preventive Medicine
Hobler, David Stevens

The Making of Judicial Capital
Winick, Bruce J. 

How I Learned to be a Preventive Lawyer
Lithgow, Webster

Corporate Horror Stories
Zirkel, Perry A.

An ounce of prevention . . .
Miller, Robert

Corporate Criminal Compliance
 

New Essays:

 Noel Bagwell, The Dangers of DIY Legal Work & Value of Preventive Law.

 Noel Bagwell, General Counsel: Necessary Even In The Absence of Lawsuits.

 Noel Bagwell, Preventive Law: Necessary Legal Services for Any Business.

 David V. Edling and Lynn Pace, Preventive Law within the Faith Community

 Laura Gilbert, Reducing the Litigious Climate in Organizations

 Noel Bagwell, Preventive Law Aspects of Start-up Enterprises and Extant Small Businesses.

 Ben Echeverria, Preventive Law: An Excerpt from Law Practice in Modern Educational Administration