Firm Publications

A Guideline for The Director (Legal Handbook for Individuals Serving on a Board of Directors). Compiled over the years to address the duties and obligations of directors, primarily in the context of cooperatives, this is a concise and accessible resource for individuals serving as directors of any organization. Click here to see sample page.

Know Your Customer Handbook (Identification of entities and other issues). (Updated January 2009) A concise resource to identify who your customer is, including entities, and documentation needed to establish the existence of your customer, the authority of the representative with whom you are dealing to act for and bind the entity, and tips on how to verify and double-check such matters. Includes forms for establishing authority. Click to see sample page.

Handbook on Entitlement to Capital Credits of Deceased Member. A resource for cooperatives to address the most common problems which arise in determining the parties entitled to receive an early payout of capital credits owing to a deceased member and to protect the cooperative against claims by other alleged heirs/claimants. Click to see sample page.


Green, Robin M., Divorce: When It’s the Only Answer; Published by the Ordinary Mortals Guide, Inc. of Dallas, Texas. Revised and Updated in 2005 from edition first published in 1985 by Taylor Publishing Company. A valuable resource that will help you through one of life’s most stressful situations. Authoritative, informative, and written with compassion and psychological insight, it will help you navigate the difficult waters of decision-making, emotional trauma, and dealing with the legal system and an adversarial spouse. To order.


Elder, Dulan D. “A History of the Rural Electrification Administration and Cooperatives”. Download pdf A brief overview of the creation and early days of the REA and Cooperatives and their roles in bringing electric power and telephone service to the rural areas of the United States.

Green, Robin M.  "On the Constitutionality of Involuntary Military Service" 78 Case and Comment 14, No. 1, 1973