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John. D. Blackburn

Associate Professor of Legal Environment of Business

At Ohio State since: 1975
Phone: 292-5204


J. D. --University of Cincinnati College of Law, June 1974

B. S.--Indiana State University, 1971


Legal Environment of Business, 5th Ed., with Elliot Klayman and Martin Malin (Richard D. Irwing, Inc. 1994)

"Invasion of Privacy: Refocusing the Tort in Private Sector Employment," with Elliot Klayman and Richard Nathan, 6 Depaul Business Law Journal 41 (1993)

"Taming the Tort of Invasion of Privacy: Defining and Balancing the Tort in Private Sector Employment," with Elliot Klayman and Richard Nathan OSU College of Business Working Paper Series 93-17 (March, 1993)

"Safety Training and Employer Liability," with James E. Sage, 5 Techinical & Skills Training 29-33 (1992)

Modern Business Law, 2nd Ed., with Thomas Dunfree, Frank Gibson, Bartley Brennan, Douglas Whitman, and William McCarty (Random House, Inc., 1989)


Distinguished Service Award, Tri-State Regional of the Academy of legal Studies in Business (1993)

Best Article Award, awarded by the editors of the American Business Law Journal for the best article appearing in Volume 17 of the Journal.

1978 Best Paper Award awarded by the Rocky Mountain Business Law Association, May, 1978

Norbert Heinsheimer Essay Prize in Jurisprudence, University of Cincinnati College of Law (1974)


Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Legal Studies Education, 1990-992, co-editor, 1989-1990, staff editor, 1986-1989.
Staff Editor, The American Business Law Journal, 1979-1981, 1985-1989.

Case Developments Editor, The Ohio Bar Association Labor Law Newsletter, 1974<./dd>


Business Finance 510 -- Legal Environment of Business
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