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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Professor Nancy Rapoport to Attend Annual Oil & Gas Conference

Nancy B. Rapoport is the Gordon Silver Professor of Law at the William S. Boyd School of Law.

Professor Rapoport will travel to Houston to attend the 66th Annual Oil & Gas Conference on Feb. 19. At the conference, she will give an ethics presentation and talk about how social science can lead to more ethical behavior in law firms.

The conference, which attracts more than 500 participants each year, is the oldest continuously presented CLE program in the nation. Over the course of the two-day event, a variety of topics will be covered including U.S. Litigation, International, U.S. Transactional, Oilfield Services, U.S. Regulatory, Compliance and Environmental.

Professor Rapoport's specialties are bankruptcy ethics, ethics in governance, and the depiction of lawyers in popular culture.