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REFERENCE TEXTBOOKS
Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 1st ed, L and J publishing , 1995
Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 2nd ed, L and J publishing , 1998
Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 3rd ed, L and J publishing , 2004
Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th edition, L and J publishing , 2011
“Civil Trial Practice, Techniques of Successful Attorneys 1st ed, L and J publishing, 1997 (Hard cover).
“Civil Trial Practice, Techniques of Successful Attorneys” 2nd ed, L and J publishing, 1 (CD format)

CHAPTER IN REFERENCE TEXTBOOKS
Best of Trial, Product Liability: ATLA press, 19990

PUBLICATIONS
Panelist, 737 Rudder problems, SMU AIR LAW SYMPOSIUM, Feb., 2003
The Aftermath of Disaster, a Primer on Government and Legal Investigations of Aviation Crashes, State Bar of Texas Aviation Section Meeting, 6-15 –04
Out Maneuvering THE MILITARY CONTRACT DEFENSE ( if you look hard enough it probably wasn’t designed or built to specifications) …Avoid Military 3d. , State Bar of Texas Aviation Section Meeting, 6-15 –04
The Safety Office, The place where liability hangs out,  State Bar of Texas Aviation Section Meeting, 6-15 –04
Safety the place where Liability hangs out, L and J Product law seminar Tucson AZ, 2002
Twenty-Twenty Hindsight, AIEE Summer Symposium, 2000.
Military Contract Update, Aviation Section, State Bar of Texas, 1999.
Railway Labor Act Negotiating, Aviation Section, State Bar of Texas, 1998.
Recent Developments Regarding Aviation Litigation and the Military Contractor Defense, Aviation Section, ATLA Summer Convention, 1998.
Military Contract Defense, Lawyer Pilot Bar Association Journal, Winter 1995.
Military Contract Defense: What the Justice Meant to Say, Texas State Bar Convention, Aviation Law Section, 1995.
The Aftermath of Disaster: The Accident Investigation, Texas Trial Lawyers Association State Seminar, September 1995 (civil, military, ICAO investigations).
The Aftermath of Disaster: The Accident Investigation, Lawyer Pilot’s Bar Association, Law Journal, Spring 1995.
T. H. Davis and M. P. Papadakis, Deposing a Hostile Expert Witness, Travis County Bar Association Seminar, November 4, 1994.
Top Gun Alum, feature article and interview, South Texas College of Law, Quarterly, Fall 1994.
Early Detection of Hazards, International Society of Air Safety Investigators Forum, Paris, France, October 1994.
General Aviation Air Crash Litigation, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Trial Magazine, July 1985.
Strict Product Liability: An Evolving Tool, Systems Safety Society International Symposium Proceedings, Vol. 1, International Systems Safety Conference, 1983.
Military Contract Defense, Embry Riddle Symposium Proceedings, Air Law and Insurance, 1982, Orlando, Florida.
New Technology in Aircraft Accident Investigation, International Society of Air Safety Investigators Forum, Caracas, Venezuela, October 1978.
ØThe Law, Federal Safety Regulations and Safety Are Not and Need Not Be Mutually Exclusive, International Society of Air Safety Investigators Forum, Montreal, Canada, October 1977.
A Botched Investigation: Are There Legal Ramifications?, International Society of Air Safety Investigators Forum, Washington, D.C., October 1976.
Occupations at High Burn Risk, Miami Occupational Burn Conference, NIOSH, 1977.
Air Crash Litigation, Kansas Trial Lawyer Advocate, July/August 1976.
Plaintiff’s Attorney Role in General Aviation Air Crash Litigation, Part II, Texas Trial Lawyer Forum, July/August 1976.
Admissibility of Aircraft Accident Reports: An Update, South Texas College of Law, Law Journal, 1976.
Plaintiff’s Attorney Role in General Aviation Air Crash Litigation, Texas Trial Lawyer Forum, April/June 1976.
Search and Rescue, Conceptual Studies, NADC, Johnsville, 1969.
Search and Rescue, Southeast Asia (Section 1 – Secret), NADC, Johnsville, 1969.

Chapter 7 – “Aircraft Accident Investigations “ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 14 - Data recovery  – “ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 16 – “Manufacturers Safety and Quality Control “ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter17 – “Quality Control, Quality assurance, Total quality Programs  “ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011 Myron Papadakis and Dr. Emmanuel Papadakis Phd.

Chapter 18 – “Air Navigation a Brave new World “ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 19 – “ACritical Review of Safety Programs “  Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 20 - “Safety- Lessons Not Learned” Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 21 – “Paperwork, when an airliner flies a tree must die”  Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 49 – “Checklist for In House Aviation Accident Investigations Investigations “ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 50– “Automation: Precursor to Disaster“ Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Chapter 51 “Safely Retiring” Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Appendix B. Internet Resources Chapter – Aircraft Accident Reconstruction and Litigation “ 4th ed, L and J publishing , 2011

Airline Safety” TALPA Symposium proceeding,  Istanbul Turkey, October 2010

Primer on Investigations,  Absolute Litigator PESI, Las Vegas ,NV, 2006

The Military Contract Defense, Absolute Litigator PESI, Las Vegas ,NV, 2006

The Airline Industry, -a look back, Absolute Litigator PESI, Las Vegas ,NV, 2006

Safety and Liability, Absolute Litigator PESI, Las Vegas ,NV, 2006

 The Safety Office, Work, Horse Seminar AFTL, Orlando, FL, 2006

Military Contract Defense, Work Horse Seminar AFTL, Orlando ,FL, 2006

Aftermath of Disaster ,Work Horse Seminar AFTL, Orlando, FL,  2006

The Aftermath of Disaster, a Primer on Government and Legal Investigations of Aviation Crashes,State Bar of Texas Aviation Section Meeting, 2004

Out Maneuvering THE MILITARY CONTRACT DEFENSE,  State Bar of Texas Aviation Section Meeting, 2004

Safety the place where Liability hangs out, L&J Product Liability Seminar ,Scottsdale AZ, 2002

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