Professor William b. Gould IV is a professor emeritus of the Stanford University Law School.
A prolific scholar of labor and discrimination law, William B. Gould IV has been an influential voice on worker- management relations for more than forty years and recently served as chairman of the National Labor Relations Board. Professor Gould has been a member of the National Academy of Arbitrators since 1970 and has arbitrated and mediated more than 200 labor disputes, including the 1992 and 1993 salary disputes between the Major League Baseball Players Association and the Major League Baseball Player Relations Committee.
A critically acclaimed author of nine books and more than sixty law review articles, Professor Gould’s work includes his historical record of the experiences of his great-grandfather in Diary of a Contraband: The Civil War Passage of a Black Sailor, and his own Washington story, Labored Relations: Law, Politics and the NLRB: A Memoir.
Professor Gould has a deep appreciation for jazz music which shows in his musical choices which he brought from his personal collection.
Professor Gould's web site is;
Information about Professor Gould's great great grandfather, William B. Gould I, may be found at the following website:
Professor William B. Gould IV, KZSU, Byrd
Playlist for The Lunch Special Show - Professor Emeritus William B. Gould IV - Stanford Law S Monday, 6 December 2010 noon - 1pm
Professor Gould's playlist may also be found at the following link:
Artist/ Track / Album/Label
Oscar Peterson Trio / Blues for Scotia / Live at CBC Studios, 1960 / Just A Memory Records/Societe Radio Canada
The Lynne Arriale Trio / Home / Come Together / Moremi Music
Horace Silver / Song for My Father / Song for My Father / Blue Note
The Count Basie Orchestra / Corner Pocket / Live at El Morocco
The Count Basie Orchestra / A Night At El Morocco / Live at El Morocco / Telarc Records
The Count Basie Orchestra / Right On, Right On / Live at El Morocco / Telarc Jazz
Shirley Horne / I Thought About You / I Thought About You / Verve
The Modern Jazz Quartet / Concorde / Çoncorde / Prestige Records
The Gene Harris Trio / The Battle Hymn of the Republic / The Gene Harris Trio Plus One / Concord Jazz