Thomas Geu

Thomas Geu

Dean & Professor

LAW SCHOOL

School of Law 248

Phone: (605) 677-5443

Email: Thomas.Geu@usd.edu

Education:

  • JD, University of Nebraska College of Law, 1983
  • BS, Economics & Finance, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1980

Publications:

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  • Geu, Thomas. Practical Guide to Limited Liability Limited Partnerships. In State Limited Partnership Laws..
  • Geu, Thomas. The Analytic Protocol for the Duty of Loyalty Under the Prototype LLC Act. Vol. 63. Arkansas Law Review, 2010.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Analytic Protocol for the Duty of Loyalty Under the Prototype LLC Act, 474-514. Vol. 63. Arkansas Law Review, 2010.
  • Geu, Thomas. To Be or Not to Be Exclusive Statutory Construction of the Charging Order in the Single Member LLC. Vol. 9. DePaul Bus. and Com. Law Journal, 2010.
  • Geu, Thomas. To Be Or Not to Be Exclusive: Statutory Construction of the Charging Order in the Single Member LLC, 83-135. Vol. 9. DePaul Bus. and Com. Law Journal, 2010.
  • Geu, Thomas. A Single Theory of Limited Liability Companies: An Evolutionary Analysis. Vol. 42. Suffolk Law Review, 2009.
  • Geu, Thomas. A Single Theory of Limited Liability Companies: An Evolutionary Analysis, 507-551. Vol. 42. Suffolk Law Review, 2009.
  • Geu, Thomas. The New Uniform Limited Cooperative Association Act: A Capital Idea for Principled Self-Help Value Added Firms, Community-Based Economic Development, and Low-Profit Joint Ventures. Vol. 44. Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Journal, 2009.
  • Geu, Thomas. The New Uniform Limited Cooperative Association Act: A Capital Idea for Principled Self-Help Value Added Firms, Community-Based Economic Development, and Low-Profit Joint Ventures, 55-205. Vol. 44. Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal, 2009.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Uniform Limited Cooperative Act: Comparative Leverage Points & Principles. Vol. 42. The Cooperative Accountant, 2009.
  • Geu, Thomas. A Comparison Between China and the United States in the Legislative Background of Limited Partnership and the Independent Legal Personality, 82-88. Vol. 27. J. China Youth Univ. Poli. Sci., 2008.
  • Geu, Thomas. A Selective Overview of Agency, Good Faith and Delaware Entity Law, 17-47. Vol. 10. Delaware Law Review, 2008.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Uniform Limited Cooperative Association Act: An Introduction, 63-113. Vol. 13. Drake J. Ag. L., 2008.
  • Geu, Thomas. Practical Guide to Limited Liability Limited Partnerships. In State Limited Partnership Laws, edited by Jacobson, Ludwig, Miller and Rutledge..
  • Geu, Thomas. South Dakota LP Practice Guide. In State Limited Partnership Laws, edited by Jacobson, Ludwig, Miller and Rutledge..
  • Geu, Thomas. Foreclosure and Dissolution Rights of a Member's Creditors: No Cause for Alarm. Probate and Property Magazine, 2007.
  • Geu, Thomas. The New PRC Limited Partnership Enterprise Law and the Limited Partnership Law of the United States: A Selective Analytical Comparison, 133-178. Vol. 25. UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal, 2007.
  • Geu, Thomas. Determining Section 179 Property (Decision tree, logic document, content). CCH, 2006.
  • Geu, Thomas. In re Ehmann II: Now You See It, Now You Don't, 44. Vol. 8. Business Entity, 2006.
  • Geu, Thomas. Look Who's Coming to Dinner: The Bankruptcy Trustee and the LLC, 32. Vol. 7. Business Entity, 2005.
  • Geu, Thomas. Charging Orders and the New Limited Partnership Act: Dispelling Rumors of Disaster, 30. Probate and Property Magazine, 2004.
  • Geu, Thomas. Estate Planning and the New Limited Partnership Act (2001), 735-857. Vol. 37. Suffolk Law Review, 2004.
  • Geu, Thomas. Are Employee Appraisals Making the Grade? A Basic Primer and Illustrative Application of Federal Private Employment Discrimination Law, 430-510. Vol. 47. South Dakota Law Review, 2003.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Albright Decision - Why SMLLC Is Not All Right as an Asset Protection Vehicle, 16. Vol. 5. Business Entity Journal, 2003.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Proposed Model Inter-Entity Transaction Act: A Proposal to Rationalize Changes in Forms of Business Organizations, 385-438. Vol. 37. Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Journal, 2003.
  • Geu, Thomas. Expectations for the Twenty-First Century: An Overview of the New Limited Partnership Act, 47. Probate and Property Magazine, 2002.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Missouri River and Adaptive Management: Protecting Ecological Function and Legal Process, 816-890. Vol. 80. Nebraska Law Review, 2001.
  • Geu, Thomas. Lis Pendens. In Powell on Real Property..
  • Geu, Thomas. Title Registration. In Powell on Real Property..
  • Geu, Thomas. Policy and Science: A Review Essay of Wilson's Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge, 612-661. Vol. 44. South Dakota Law Review, 1999.
  • Geu, Thomas. Chaos, Complexity, and Coevolution: The Web of Management Theory and Law Related Services at the Millennium (Part I), 925-985. Vol. 65. Tennessee Law Review, 1998.
  • Geu, Thomas. Chaos, Complexity, and Coevolution: The Web of Management Theory and Law Related Services at the Millennium (Part II), 137-286. Vol. 66. Tennessee Law Review, 1998.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Economics of Small Business Organizations and a Selective Comparison of the Organizational Law of Poland and the U.S, 1-38. Vol. 2. SPÓ?KI Jako Formy Prawne Organizowania Przedsi?biorczo?ci, 1998.
  • Geu, Thomas. Work: A Legal Analysis in the Context of a Changing Transnational Economy, 1679-1733. Vol. 63. Cincinnati Law Review, 1995.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Law and Practice of Secured Transactions: Working with Article 9. Law Journal Seminars Press, 1995.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Tao of Jurisprudence: Chaos, Brain Science, Synchronicity and the Law, 933-988. Vol. 61. Tennessee Law Review, 1994.
  • Geu, Thomas. A Comparative Book Review of Two Basic Business Books, 790. Vol. 38. South Dakota Law Review, 1993.
  • Geu, Thomas. Professor T.S. Adams (1878-1933) On Federal Taxation: DeJa Vu All Over Again, 29-50. Vol. 10. Akron Tax Review, 1993.
  • Geu, Thomas. The Emergence of LLCs: Gaining Momentum, 47. Probate and Property Magazine, 1993.
  • Geu, Thomas. Understanding the Limited Liability Company: A Basic Comparative Primer (Part One), 44-99. Vol. 37. South Dakota Law Review, 1992.
  • Geu, Thomas. Understanding the Limited Liability Company: A Basic Comparative Primer (Part Two), 467-522. Vol. 37. South Dakota Law Review, 1992.
  • Geu, Thomas. A Good Book: A Book Review of The Law and Practice of Secured Transactions, 787. Vol. 35. South Dakota Law Review, 1990.
  • Geu, Thomas. Post-Mortem Recognition of Informal Family Partnerships, 314. Vol. 63. Nebraska Law Review, 1984.

Awards and Honors:

  • John Wesley Jackson Memorial Award, Law School, 2010
  • John Wesley Jackson Memorial Award, Law School, 2007
  • Uniform Law Foundation Scholar, 2003
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation, 2001
  • Outstanding Young Nebraska Alumnus Award, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1996

Presentations:

  • Geu, Thomas. Should There Be a Single Theory of LLCs: If You See a Fork in the Bridge. . .. Presented at the LLCs at 20 Symposium, Boston. (June 2008)
  • Geu, Thomas. Professional Judgment: How to Think Like a 'BLINK-ing' Lawyer.
  • Geu, Thomas. Rural Economy, Renewable Energy and the Role of Our Cooperatives. Presented at the U.S. Senate Finance Committee Field Hearing, Des Moines, IA. (August 2003)
  • Geu, Thomas. The Structure of Corporate Law and the Trust Factor: An Evolutionary Perspective.
  • Geu, Thomas. Human Drives, Evolution, and the Family Business. Presented at the Research Conference, Nashville, TN. (2002)
  • Geu, Thomas. Professional Responsibility's Maginot Line or the Ethical Berlin Wall: Drawing the Line Against Professional Service Firms as Networked as Al Qaeda. Presented at the The Thirty-Eighth Annual Heart of America Tax Institute, Kansas City. (October 2001)
  • Geu, Thomas. The Moral Animal in The Winner Take All Society: Fiduciary Duty is Dead, Long Live Fiduciary Duty. Presented at the Law and Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Portland, OR. (October 2000)
  • Geu, Thomas. The Amalgamated Transnational Firm: The Global Web of Law, Business & the Delivery of Legal Services.
  • Geu, Thomas. Presented at the Distinguished Lecture Series, Hertfordshire. (1999)