Authors Posts by Nathan B. Oman

Nathan B. Oman

Nathan B. Oman is the Rollins Professor at William & Mary Law School, where he specializes in contract law and law & religion. He was educated at Harvard Law School and Brigham Young University. A life-long Latter-day Saint, he has also published extensively on Mormon theology and Mormon history.

Buying Jewish Whiskey

Last year, Nathan B. Oman, a Latter-day Saint and law professor, bought hametz from the members of Chaim Saiman’s synagogue before Passover. This is his story—a profound meditation on the nature of religious law and legal fiction — with an introduction by Chaim Saiman.