Mendoza School of Business


Brian Levey

Teaching Professor
Accountancy
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  229 Mendoza College of Business
  • Biography
  • Background
  • Publications
  • Presentations
  • Awards

Brian Levey joined the Mendoza faculty in 2007 after a twenty year legal career, most recently focused on building corporate ethics and compliance programs. He currently teaches the introductory undergraduate business law course, as well as several ethics classes in the undergraduate, graduate and executive programs. Levey is a recipient of the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, as well as the Master of Science in Accountancy Dincolo Outstanding Professor Award. In 2016, he was named a faculty fellow at Notre Dame's Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning.

Prior to joining the college of business, Levey was Fannie Mae's vice president for ethics. Before that, he was the director of compliance and business ethics with Smiths Group plc, an international engineering company based in the United Kingdom. Previously, Levey was a deputy ethics officer and associate counsel with MCI (formerly WorldCom and now Verizon Business). He has also been in private practice and served as an adjunct professor at George Mason University and George Washington University.

Education
LLM, George Washington University
JD, Catholic University of America
BBA, University of Notre Dame

Areas of Expertise
Corporate Ethics & Compliance Programs
Sports Ethics
Teaching with Technology
Government Contracts

Editorial Boards
Associate Editor
Public Contract Law Journal, American Bar Association
May 1, 1999 - August 31, 2006

Teaching
Business Law: Contracts & Agency
Ethics in Accounting
Fraud on Film: Accounting, Legal & Ethical Considerations
Ethics in Sports
Ethics & Compliance Programs
"Visa and FIFA: Everywhere You Want To Be?", Ethics in Marketing, International Cases and Perspectives (Routledge) , 2, 2017

"Using Film Clips in Business Law: Something Old, Something New?", Journal of Teaching and Learning with Technology, 2015

"College Sports Then and Now", Executive Program / Sports Management Institute, 2013

"In-Class Polling: Less Teaching, More Learning?", Teaching with Technology Volume 2: The Stories Continue, Learning Technology Consortium, 2, 2011


"Exercising Options Under the Competition in Contracting Act: Something Old, Something New", Defense Contract Litigation Reporter, Shepards/McGraw-Hill , 3, 1990

"Public Procurement: High Stakes Game for U.S. Businesses", (With Joseph Dennin), Europe 1992 Law & Strategy, Leader Publications, 1, 1990

"Filing Bid Protests in Multiple Forums: How Do the Forums Respond?", Defense Contract Litigation Reporter, Shepards/McGraw-Hill, 2, 1990

"Choosing the Most Effective Bid Protest Forum: Strategic Alternatives", (With James Falk, Sr.), Defense Litigation Reporter, Pasha , 2, 1989

"Take the Hesburgh Challenge", University of Notre Dame, Zahm House, 2019
"Engaging Students with Technology: So Easy a Lawyer Can Do It!", Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning/University of Notre Dame, 2017
"Embracing Change in Life & Work: Avoiding Complacency", Beta Alpha Psi / Department of Accountancy / Mendoza College of Business / University of Notre Dame, 2017
"WorldCom: What Went Wrong, What Went Right", BDO Alliance Managing Partner Meeting, 2016
"Movie Night: Margin Call Panel Discussion", Ethics Week / Mendoza College of Business / University of Note Dame, 2016
"The Law, South Bend & You", Mendoza College of Business / University of Notre Dame, 2015
"Notre Dame's Core Values?", Rev. James A. Burns, C.S.C., Leadership Program for High-Potential Employees in University Relations / University of Notre Dame, 2015
"Poll Everywhere Student Response System", Kaneb Center / University of Notre Dame , 2014
"College Athletics -- Does The System Need A Timeout?", Notre Dame Alumni Association / University of Notre Dame, 2014
"The Mendoza College of Business -- Ethics Is In Our DNA", Notre Dame Alumni Association / University of Notre Dame, 2014
"Using Film Clips in the Classroom: Something Old, Something New?", 15th Annual Midwest Conference on Scholarship of Teaching & Learning / Indiana University South Bend, 2014
"I Love South Bend (and I want you to love it too)", +ED Talks / Sophomore Class Council / University of Notre Dame, 2014
"Core Values Workshop", Men's Lacrosse Team / University of Notre Dame, 2014
"Greed and Taxes in Business: Panel Discussion", 2013 John A. Berges Lecture in Business Ethics / University of Notre Dame , 2013
"MSAs: The 'M' Stands for Maturity", Best Practices for Recruiting Accounting Students / Department of Accountancy / University of Notre Dame , 2013
"Smart Business – What it takes to be the best in the business world and beyond", Knott Hall / University of Notre Dame , 2012
"Using Film Clips in Business Law: Something Old, Something New?", 2012 Annual Conference / Academy of Legal Studies in Business, 2012
"Ethics Teaching Technique: Poll Everywhere Student Response System", 2nd Connecting Silos Curriculum Conference / Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society (CPRBS) and the National Center for Professional and Research Ethics (NCPRE) / University of Illinois, 2012
"Business Ethics", Introduction to Business, BAUG 10000 / Mendoza College of Business / University of Notre Dame, 2012
"Business Ethics", Sophomore Orientation / Mendoza College of Business / University of Notre Dame, 2011
"Slicker than Clickers: Poll Everywhere — A Web and Text-Messaging Student Response System", 2011 Annual Conference / Academy of Legal Studies in Business, 2011
"WorldCom: What Went Wrong, What Went Right", Accounting Fraud Examination Class / E&Y MSA Program / Department of Accountancy / University of Notre Dame , 2011
"Ethics in Accounting -- Accounting as a Calling", Beta Alpha Psi Induction Ceremony / Department of Accountancy / Mendoza College of Business / University of Notre Dame, 2011
"Compliance & Business Ethics: Somebody Is Going To Jail And It's Not Going To Be Me", MBA Orientation / School Of Management / George Mason University, 2004
"WorldCom Responds to Crisis", Ethics Week / Mendoza College of Business / University of Note Dame, 2003
"Ethics: A Middle Manager's View", Cardinal O'Hara Lecture Series on Business Ethics / Mendoza College of Business / University of Notre Dame, 1998
"2019-20 Kaneb Center Course Design Academy", Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, 2019

"2016-17 Kaneb Center Faculty Fellow", Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, 2016

"Master of Science in Accountancy Dincolo Outstanding Professor Award", University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business, 2015

"Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C. Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching", University of Notre Dame, 2013