Site Meter

A Grim (and Fantastic) View of Law

Dave Hoffman

Dave Hoffman is the Murray Shusterman Professor of Transactional and Business Law at Temple Law School. He specializes in law and psychology, contracts, and quantitative analysis of civil procedure. He currently teaches contracts, civil procedure, corporations, and law and economics.

You may also like...

3 Responses

  1. john says:

    Read the Dosadi experiment:

    A *large* fraction of the book deals with legal niceties. Some of the best parts of the book are the legal issues whic are *not* boring.

  2. I have my quibbles with The Wise Man’s Fear (mostly relating to pacing), but it was indeed a fantastic read. I would have loved to have seen Pat’s portrayal of the trial in more depth, but the book was already long and I can understand how that probably would have been inadvisable.

    By the way, how about the recent announcement from GRRM? Let the countdown begin. Plus this spring brings The White Luck Warrior, and I think The Republic of Thieves is supposed to be out some time this spring, though I keep reading contradictory information. It’s a good time to be reading fantasy.

  3. K. A. Glaser says:

    As with the shipwreck scene, I think he has written those scenes, and that they perhaps would surface in short story form.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

To prove you're a person (not a spam script), type the security word shown in the picture. Click on the picture to hear an audio file of the word.
Anti-spam image