Mizzou Law Journals
Business, Entrepreneurship & Tax Law Review
The Business, Entrepreneurship & Tax Law Review (BETR) is a student-edited publication at the Missouri School of Law whose primary purpose is to provide a three-part publication offering and host an annual symposium to cultivate cutting-edge information and legal analysis over a wide range of topics and issues. Journal issues will include articles written by law professors, practicing attorneys, business experts, and members of BETR’s staff. White Papers are a concise in-depth analysis of a complex legal issue within the scope of business, entrepreneurship, or tax matters composed by subject matter experts. Blog posts are short summary pieces highlighting a specific legal or news issue within the scope of business, entrepreneurship, or tax legal matters composed by members of BETR’s staff and outside contributors.
Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution & The Journal of Dispute Resolution
The Journal of Dispute Resolution is a student-edited, academic journal published on a bi-annual basis by the University of Missouri School of Law in conjunction with the Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution. The Journal was established in 1984 and is recognized as the leading legal publication in the area of alternative dispute resolution. The Journal contains articles written by nationally prominent authors and students on a wide variety of topics in the rapidly developing field of dispute resolution. The Journal is composed of second and third-year students who contribute written works and assist in the editing and publication process. An Editorial Board composed of third-year students edits all written work and coordinates the publication process.
Missouri Law Review
The Missouri Law Review was first published in 1936, making it one of the oldest legal publications west of the Mississippi River. The Law Review is published quarterly and traditionally is divided into three sections: Lead Articles, Comments, and Casenotes. Lead Articles are written by law professors, practicing attorneys, and members of the judiciary; Comments are written by Law Review Members and are thorough studies of a particular area of law, and Casenotes are written by Law Review Associate Members and analyze issues raised by recent court decisions or legislative acts.
The Missouri Law Review is an entirely student-run publication. Responsibility for managing, editing, and producing each issue belongs primarily to an Editorial Board comprised of Law Review Members.