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Timothy Glynn

Professor Glynn is the Senior Associate Dean at Seton Hall Law and the Andrea J. Catania Endowed Professor of Law. He specializes in employment and corporate law, and the intersection between these two areas. His scholarship focuses on enforcement mechanisms in employment and corporate law, decision making authority and legal accountability within the corporation, and the impact of enterprise structures on legal protections and legal compliance.

Recent Posts

Law Students Need To Understand Basic Financial Concepts

Posted by Timothy Glynn on 11/2/16 1:00 PM

Historically, law schools focused almost exclusively on teaching students substantive legal concepts and developing corresponding analytical and writing skills. While this traditional core – “learning to think and write like a lawyer” -- remains at the center of the law school curriculum, it has become clear that law students need to develop other skills and knowledge to be successful once they graduate. Thus, we have seen a proliferation of course offerings focused on matters such as effective communication and leadership, adeptness with technology, and data analysis.

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Topics: Classes and Courses

Why The Hiring Boom in Financial Services Compliance?

Posted by Timothy Glynn on 11/12/15 9:00 AM

Last year, an article in the Wall Street Journal entitled “Compliance Officer: Dream Career” discussed the massive growth of compliance jobs, emphasizing hiring for new compliance positions in the financial services industry. Just last month, New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli identified hiring in compliance as driving growth in Wall Street employment in the first half of 2015.

Employment opportunities in financial services compliance are booming for two interrelated reasons.

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Topics: Internships/Jobs, Graduate Programs, Compliance