Alan Hyde is a Professor of Law and Sidney Reitman Scholar at the Rutgers School of Law in Newark, N.J. His teaching areas include labor law, employment law, contracts, and federal jurisdiction. After receiving his A.B. from Stanford University and his J.D. from Yale University, he served as an instructor at New York University's School of Law and represented the National Labor Relations Board in the federal appeals courts. He has written articles for numerous law reviews as well as two books, Cases and Materials on Labor Law (with C.W. Summers and H.H. Wellington) and Bodies of Law.