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educator , Lawyer

Bruce Dwight Fisher, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Michigan 1968, Tennessee 1970. Named Sears-AACSB federal faculty fellow, 1974-1975; Huber Hurst scholar University Florida, 1991.

Background

Fisher, Bruce Dwight was born on July 10, 1943 in Hastings, Michigan, United States. Son of Dwight William and Beatrice May (Kayser) Fisher.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Michigan, 1965; Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1968; Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1974.

Career

Assistant professor, then associate professor University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1968-1977, professor legal studies, since 1977. Attorney office general counsel United States Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, 1974. Visiting professor University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1978, Stanford (California) University Business School, 1979, University Florida, 1991, University Michigan Business School, 1994.

Editorial consultant various textbook publications.

Achievements

  • Bar: Michigan 1968, Tennessee 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Introduction to Legal System, 1972, second edition, 1977. Co-author: The Legal Environment of Business, 1983, 6th edition, 1998. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Commentator radio programs, since 1972.

Politics

A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

Views

One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

With United States Army, 1968-1974. Member American Business Law Association (president 1985-1986), Southeast Regional Business Law Association (president 1976-1977), Tennessee Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, Academy Legal Studies in Business, Penn Club (London), Lansdowne Club (London).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, bridge, jogging, swimming, cycling.

Connections

father:
Dwight William Fisher

mother:
Beatrice May (Kayser) Fisher