Daniel Barnhizer is the Bradford Stone Faculty Scholar at the Michigan State University School of Law. He graduated summa cum laude from Miami University and earned a Juris Doctor degree, with honors, from Harvard. He works in tax, contract law and theory, conservation law, comparative law, and the Rule ofLaw. He is coauthor of books in Contracts, Commercial Transactions, the Rule of Law, and directs MSU’s Conservation Law Program and its Institute for Comparative Law & Jurisprudence at Poland’s University of Bialystok Faculty of Law. He teaches regularly in Poland and Lithuania and was a Lecturer at Jinan University in China. He has extensive business experience and worked for the law firms of Hogan & Hartson and Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. He was judicial law clerk for the Honorable Richard L. Nygaard, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, and for the Honorable Robert B. Krupansky, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.