J.S. Nelson

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Josephine Nelson is a professor of law, expert legal consultant, and start-up advisor. She holds the first appointment in a U.S. law school teaching business ethics at Villanova Law School, and she also has a courtesy appointment in Villanova Business School. She writes on business issues, the federal courts, and on white collar crime. She has received numerous awards from the Academy of Legal Studies in Business, including most recently the 2016 Ralph Bunche Outstanding International Paper prize, the 2015 Outstanding Proceedings prize, and the 2015 Gaylord Jentz Memorial Scholarship. She is currently co-authoring with Lynn Stout, Distinguished Professor of Corporate & Business Law at Cornell Law School, the Oxford University Press book Business Ethics: What Everyone Needs to Know.

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