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Reid, Brad
Lipscomb University
Nashville, Tennessee
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Brad Reid is a professor of Law and Ethics in the College of Business and also the Senior Scholar of the Dean Institute for Corporate Governance and Integrity at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. He taught at Abilene Christian University (ACU) from 1975 until 2010. He served as Chair of the ACU Department of Management Sciences from 1992 to 1995 and Chair of the Faculty Senate from 1996 to 1997. Reid has received several university awards, including the ACU College of Business teaching award in 1983, the Department of Management Sciences teaching award in 1985, the Dean's Award for Scholarship in 1992 and 1994, and the Dean's Award for Scholarship and Service in 1998.

He has published many articles and comments over a long academic career and has presented numerous papers at academic conferences. Reid won the Best Paper Award at the Pacific Northwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business in 1999 for a paper entitled “Jurisdiction over the Internet frontier.” His commentary appears in the Huffington Post. His major research interests include intellectual property, computers and law, corporate governance and ethics, and employment law.

Reid is a 1969 graduate of the University of Oklahoma and a 1973 graduate of the University of Texas Law School. He was employed by Exxon's Legal Department in 1974 and was in private practice from 1974 to 1978. Reid was founding editor of two academic journals: Southern Law Journal and Atlantic Law Journal. He has served as president of two regional academic organizations: Southern Academy of Legal Studies in Business and Mid-Atlantic Academy of Legal Studies in Business. He holds licenses to practice law in Texas and before the US Supreme Court, and is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association.

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   Electronics explained: fundamentals for engineers, technicians, and makers (2nd ed.)
Frenzel L.,  Newnes, Newton, MA, 2017. 400 pp. Type: Book (978-0-128116-41-8)

This is a very helpful book designed for a broad audience, including intermediate-level electrical engineering or physics students. Louis Frenzel, Jr. is a technology editor for Electronic Design magazine and possesses academic and employme...

Mar 21 2018  
   Advanced persistent training: take your security awareness program to the next level
Schroeder J.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2017. 92 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484228-34-0)

How does one bridge the gap between security training best practices and actual daily compromising actions? How does one break shortcut security bad habits? Are training seminars just something to be endured without having any meaningful impact? I...

Jan 18 2018  
   Human dignity: establishing worth and seeking solutions
Sieh E., McGregor J.,  Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK, 2017. 394 pp. Type: Book (978-1-137560-04-9)

The philosopher Immanuel Kant developed the principle of rights theory that essentially states that each individual human has a unique dignity and worth that must be respected. The current collection of essays discusses human rights and dignity fr...

Jan 17 2018  
   The legal technology guidebook
Williams K., Facciola J., McCann P., Catanzaro V.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 142 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319545-22-6)

Lawyers--the older generation at least--are notoriously technologically illiterate and fearful that placing information in some digital format will waive attorney-client privilege. All of the authors have backgrounds in law and technolog...

Jan 12 2018  
   Social dimensions of organised crime: modelling the dynamics of extortion rackets
Elsenbroich C., Anzola D., Gilbert N.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 250 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319451-67-1)

Sixteen European-based academics take a multi-disciplinary approach to understanding extortion rackets, such as those of the Sicilian Mafia and German predatory extortion, based upon the Global Dynamics of Extortion Racket Systems (GLODERS) projec...

Oct 5 2017  
   Female innovators at work: women on top of tech
Newnham D.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2016. 216 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484223-63-5)

Newnham, founder of the Junto Network and other endeavors, has collected 20 interviews with women who have successful careers in technology and innovation. If you are looking for role models and inspiration, this is an excellent book....

Jul 12 2017  
   Practical information security management: a complete guide to planning and implementation
Campbell T.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2016. 237 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484216-84-2)

The security professional author provides in about 235 pages a clear and concise textbook-style introduction to the field of information security management. The book clearly indicates that it is not designed for professional certification exam st...

Jun 15 2017  
   Seeing cities through big data: research, methods and applications in urban informatics
Thakuriah P., Tilahun N., Zellner M.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 559 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319409-00-9)

Urban informatics is only one example of the ubiquitous unfolding of big data and artificial intelligence (AI). This book is a reviewed collection of papers presented in 2014 at a workshop at the University of Illinois at Chicago. To quote the pre...

Jun 1 2017  
   Evolution of broadcast content distribution
Beutler R.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 132 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319459-72-1)

In approximately 125 pages, the author discusses the unfolding broadcast distribution ecosystem. Anyone concerned with how to distribute content with new networks, regulations, consumer expectations, and technologies will want this information. Th...

May 25 2017  
   Private international law and the Internet
Svantesson D.,  Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2016. 728 pp. Type: Book (978-9-041159-56-4)

Private international law is sometimes called “conflict of laws,” meaning what law controls when there is a multinational aspect in a situation. The focus of this detailed, nearly 700-page work is the Internet, which, of course, freely...

May 8 2017  
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