Richard E. Custin, J.D., LL.M.

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Richard E. Custin, J.D., LL.M.

Richard E. Custin, J.D., LL.M.
Clinical Professor of Business Law and Ethics

Email | rcustin@sandiego.edu
Phone | (619) 260-4854
Website
Office | Alcala West, Coronado 216

    Clinical Professor of Business Law and Ethics

    • LL.M. University of San Diego School of Law (cum laude), Business and Corporate Law
    • J.D. Drake University Law School, Hathaway Kemper Insurance Law Fellow
    • M.Ed. Carthage College, Social Science
    • B.A. Carthage College (magna cum laude), Business Administration and Public Management

    Richard E. Custin exercises a practical approach to teaching based upon his experience as owner and manager of a law office and as a litigation attorney. As a member of the California Bar Association and The Association of Trial Lawyers of America he was appointed to a judge pro-tem assignment in Los Angeles, California. He served as a judicial law clerk in the Iowa District Court and was the recipient of the Hathaway Kemper Insurance Law Fellowship. Custin holds active bar memberships in California and Illinois. He is further admitted to practice law before the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, The United States Court of Federal Claims, The United States Court of Appeals For The Ninth Circuit and United States District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois, Central District of California and Southern District of California. 

    Selected Current Research

    Cited Research

    Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2014). Developing Sustainable Learning Communities Through Blogging. Journal of Legal Studies Education/Academy of Legal Studies in Business, 31 (1), 10, 11, 15.

    Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2014). Developing Sustainable Learning Communities Through Blogging. LSE Media@LSE/MSc in Global Media and Communications Dissertation Series/Elizabeth M. Lockwood

    Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2014). Developing Sustainable Learning Communities Through Blogging. Journal of Geography in Higher Education

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2014). The Mediation Solution. Peacemaker Quarterly (June 2014), 7,8.

    Dalton, T.,Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2014). Debt Cancellation in the Age of Mortgage Foreclosures. South-Western Federal Taxation 2015: Essentials of Taxation: Individuals and Business Entities (18th), 4-31.

    Custin, R. (2013). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Southern California Association of Law Libraries (SCALL Institute)

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2013). The Mediation Solution. National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals /Bayer's Disputing Blog / Beth Graham, Esq.

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2013). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Hospital Liability/Law Journal Press

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2013). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Entwicklungen der Arzthaftpflichtversicherung/Springer Berlin Heidelberg ( Kolner Schriften zum Medizinrecht Series , #13 )

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2013). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law / JHPPL News and Notes / Duke University

    Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2012). Developing Sustainable Learning Communities Through Blogging. Department of Marketing and Strategy, Stockholm School of Economics Stockholm, 113 - 83, Sweden

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2012). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Reform. University of San Diego School of Business Administration

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2012). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Hospital Litigation Reporter/Strafford Publications Inc./Richard M. Ossoff (May 1, 2012), 28.

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2012). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Health Law Week/Strafford Publications Inc./American Medical Association (April 20, 2012), 29.

    Dalton, T.,Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2012). Debt Cancellation in the Age of Mortgage Foreclosures. University of San Diego School of Business Administration

    Conference Proceeding

    Custin, R.,Britton, K.,Ondatje , J. (2014). Is It Time To Revisit The Feres Doctrine? The Disparate Treatment of Active Duty Military Personnel under The Federal Tort Claims Act. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R.,Britton, K.,Yarak, S. (2014). A Tweet on Social Media for Your Business. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R.,Kelly, D.,Custin, C.,Rush, J. (2013). A Journey of Two Survivors. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2013). Mensing Warnings: Righting a Wrong Without a Remedy. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R.,Demas, J.,Custin, C. (2012). Discipline Based Instruction in Business Law. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2011). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform (Distinguished Paper Award). Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2010). Developing Sustainable Learning Communities Through Blogging. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Custin, R. (2009). Revisiting Equal Pay Under Federal Law. Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

    Magazine/Trade Publication

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2013). The Mediation Solution. BizEd Magazine- AACSB- Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, XII (4; July/August 2013), http://theexchange.aacsb..

    Newsletter

    Custin, R.,Custin, C. (2013). The Psychology of a Successful Mediation. The InterNational Academy of Dispute Resolution, The Peacemaker Quarterly

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2012). Mediation: An Essential Component in Undergraduate Business Law Curriculum. The InterNational Academy of Dispute Resolution, The Peacemaker Quarterly

    Newspaper

    Custin, R. (1991). "Legal" Advice. The Arrow/ Carthage College, XXVII (19), 2.

    Custin, R. (1991). Custin Fights Back. The Arrow/ Carthage College, XXVII (17), 5.

    Other

    Custin, R. (2012). The Importance of Mediation & Peacemaking. James S. Kemper Foundation

    Custin, R. (2010). Business & Society Course Blog. Blogspot.com

    Custin, R. (2009). Business Law I Course Blog. Blogspot.com

    Custin, R. (2009). Business Law II Course Blog. Blogspot.com

    Custin, R. (1995). Hanlon v. Jenny Craig. LexisNexis

    Custin, R. (1993). J.E. v. United States. Medical Malpractice Verdicts, Settlements & Awards- LRP Publications / ATLA Law Reporter

    Study Guide

    Custin, R. (2000). Labor & Employment Law- Adult Education Module. Carthage College, School of Professional Studies

    Custin, R. (1995). Human Resource Management - Adult Education Module. Carthage College, School of Professional Studies

    Custin, R. (1995). Management Information Systems - Adult Education Module. Carthage College, School of Professional Studies

    Custin, R. (1994). Legal Environment of Business - Adult Education Module. Carthage College, School of Professional Studies

    Journal Article, Academic Journal

    Custin, R.,Britton, K.,Yarak, S. (2014). A Tweet on Social Media for Your Business. California Business Practice/University of San Diego School of Law (3), 5-8.

    Dalton, T.,Pyke, S.,Custin, R. (2014). Professional Writers May Better Prepare Business Students for Employment. California Business Practice/University of San Diego School of Law (3), 23-25.

    Custin, R.,Demas, J.,Lampe, M.,Custin, C. (2013). Discipline Based Instruction In Business Law. Journal of Instructional Pedagogies, 10

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2013). Mediation: An Essential Component in Undergraduate Business Law Curriculum. Law Educator: Courses, Materials & Teaching eJournal- CMBO, 9 (14), http://papers.ssrn.com/ab.

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M. (2013). Mensing Warnings: Righting a Wrong Without a Remedy. Torts & Products Liability Law eJournal, 5 (15), http://papers.ssrn.com/ab.

    Custin, R.,O'Connor-Ratcliff, M.,Ratcliff, R. (2013). The Mensing Conundrum: Litigating Generic Drug Injuries in California (Featured Article). California Business Practice (2), http://www.calpractice.co.

    Custin, R.,Tehrani, S. (2012). The Golden Standard? California as a Model for National Medical Malpractice Tort Reform. Journal of Law, Business & Ethics, 18

    Barkacs, L.,Custin, R. (2010). Developing Sustainable Learning Communities through Blogging. Journal of Instructional Pedagogies, 4

    Journal Article, Professional Journal

    Dalton, T.,Custin, R.,Barkacs, L. (2011). Debt Cancellation in the Age of Mortgage Foreclosures. Real Estate Taxation, 38 (3), 100:104.

    Journal Article, In-House Journal

    Custin, R. (2000). The Compulsory Arbitration of Employment Law Claims in California. Carthage College - Faculty E-Articles - Business Administration Department - Social Science Division, 1 (1), www.carthage.edu.

    Custin, R. (1998). A Trap for the Unwary Employer Under the Age Discrimination Act of 1967. Carthage College - Faculty E-Articles - Business Administration Department - Social Science Division, 1 (1), www.carthage.edu.

    Custin, R. (1998). Deferring to the Senate- Chief Justice Rehnquist and the Trial of the Century. Carthage College- Faculty E-Articles

    Custin, R.,Dekraay, S. (1998). Is The Americans With Disability Act Slicing Out of Control. Carthage College- Faculty E-Articles