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The Kingfish’S Mineral Legacy: An Analysis Of The Legality Ofstate Mineral Leases Granted To W.T. Burton And Jamesa. Noe During The Years 1934–1936 And Their Relevanceto Former United States Senator And Louisiana Governorhuey P. Long, Ryan M. Seidemann, Ethel S. Graham, Steven B. "Beaux" Jones, William T. Hawkins, Frederic Augonnet Nov 2017

The Kingfish’S Mineral Legacy: An Analysis Of The Legality Ofstate Mineral Leases Granted To W.T. Burton And Jamesa. Noe During The Years 1934–1936 And Their Relevanceto Former United States Senator And Louisiana Governorhuey P. Long, Ryan M. Seidemann, Ethel S. Graham, Steven B. "Beaux" Jones, William T. Hawkins, Frederic Augonnet

LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources

No abstract provided.


Out Of House And Home: The Disparate Application Of Louisiana’S Eviction Laws To Mobile Home Owners, Jared A. Clark May 2017

Out Of House And Home: The Disparate Application Of Louisiana’S Eviction Laws To Mobile Home Owners, Jared A. Clark

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the mobile home eviction laws in Louisiana and discusses disparate application of Louisiana's eviction laws to mobile home owners, background on mobile homes and the demographics of the people who own these homes; and problems caused by these laws to mobile home owners.


Real Rights Of Noncompetition: Louisiana Public Policy And The Civil Tradition, Alex Hotard May 2017

Real Rights Of Noncompetition: Louisiana Public Policy And The Civil Tradition, Alex Hotard

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the enforceability of real rights of noncompetition in Louisiana, and discusses background of Louisiana real rights and personal obligations; role of Louisiana courts in embracing certain real rights of noncompetition; and its impact on public policy.


To Kill A Cuckoo Bird: Louisiana’S Dual Paternity Problem, Henry S. Rauschenberger May 2017

To Kill A Cuckoo Bird: Louisiana’S Dual Paternity Problem, Henry S. Rauschenberger

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the Louisiana's law of filiation and the way it has given rise to the doctrinal problem of dual paternity, and discusses Department of Children and Family Services ex rel. A.L. v. Lowrie court case on same; and problem of forced dual paternity.


Solidarity In Overlapping Insurance Coverage: Rethinking Hoefly, Alex Robertson May 2017

Solidarity In Overlapping Insurance Coverage: Rethinking Hoefly, Alex Robertson

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the Louisiana Civil Code on solidarity and its interpretation of solidarity arising from the law and its application in the insurance and discusses Hoefly v. Government Employees Insurance Company court case on same.


The Def’S Of Liga: An Update To The Abc’S Of Liga, Stephanie B. Laborde, James E. Moore Jr., Heather Landry May 2017

The Def’S Of Liga: An Update To The Abc’S Of Liga, Stephanie B. Laborde, James E. Moore Jr., Heather Landry

Louisiana Law Review

The article offers information on ABC's of Louisiana Insurance Guaranty Association (LIGA), and discusses its role in interpreting and understanding the law applicable to the LIGA, and discusses its benefits to legal practitioners.


Reorienting Home Rule: Part 2–Remedying The Urban Disadvantage Through Federalism And Localism, Paul A. Diller May 2017

Reorienting Home Rule: Part 2–Remedying The Urban Disadvantage Through Federalism And Localism, Paul A. Diller

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the impact of the urban disadvantage on federal preemption in Louisiana, and discusses remedying the urban disadvantage through federalism and localism; and use of constitutional home rule for helping urban disadvantage that exists in state legislatures.


Boudreaux V. Cummings: Time To Interrupt An Erroneous Approach To Acquisitive Prescription, Cody J. Miller May 2017

Boudreaux V. Cummings: Time To Interrupt An Erroneous Approach To Acquisitive Prescription, Cody J. Miller

Louisiana Law Review

The article offers information on Louisiana Supreme Court case Boudreaux v. Cummings, focusing on problems that arise from the Court's failure in distinguishing between a servitude and the underlying land and incompetency of Court's application of civilian interpretation of the Civil Code.


Cover, Masthead & Contents Mar 2017

Cover, Masthead & Contents

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Les Termes Comme Miroir Et Loupe D’Une Société? L’Exemple Du Code Civil Italien, Enrica Bracchi Mar 2017

Les Termes Comme Miroir Et Loupe D’Une Société? L’Exemple Du Code Civil Italien, Enrica Bracchi

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Pourquoi Et Comment Former Des Juristes Trilingues?, Dominique Garreau Mar 2017

Pourquoi Et Comment Former Des Juristes Trilingues?, Dominique Garreau

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Translating The Charitable Affectation In Private Law, Anne-Sophie Hulin Mar 2017

Translating The Charitable Affectation In Private Law, Anne-Sophie Hulin

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Ruminations Around The Dictionary Of The Civil Code, Alain Levasseur Mar 2017

Ruminations Around The Dictionary Of The Civil Code, Alain Levasseur

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Jersey: Vocabularies Of Coûtume And Code, Steven Pallot Mar 2017

Jersey: Vocabularies Of Coûtume And Code, Steven Pallot

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


A Dialogue To Conclude A Conference On Legal Translation: Synthèse À Deux Voix, Matthias Martin, Olivier Moréteau Mar 2017

A Dialogue To Conclude A Conference On Legal Translation: Synthèse À Deux Voix, Matthias Martin, Olivier Moréteau

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Brazil: The Difficult Path Toward Democratization Of Civil Law, Lucas Abreu Barroso, Pablo Malheiros Da Cunha Frota, Brígida Roldi Passamani, Lúcio Moreira Andrade Mar 2017

Brazil: The Difficult Path Toward Democratization Of Civil Law, Lucas Abreu Barroso, Pablo Malheiros Da Cunha Frota, Brígida Roldi Passamani, Lúcio Moreira Andrade

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


China: Fragmented Rights And Tragedy Of Anticommons: Evidence From China’S Coastal Waters, Bing Shui Mar 2017

China: Fragmented Rights And Tragedy Of Anticommons: Evidence From China’S Coastal Waters, Bing Shui

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Mixed Legal Systems, East And West, Stephen Thomson Mar 2017

Mixed Legal Systems, East And West, Stephen Thomson

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Basic Questions Of Tort Law From A Comparative Perspective, Michael L. Wells Mar 2017

Basic Questions Of Tort Law From A Comparative Perspective, Michael L. Wells

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


Complete V.9 No.2 Mar 2017

Complete V.9 No.2

Journal of Civil Law Studies

No abstract provided.


A First Amendment Deference Approach To Reforminganti-Bullying Laws, Emily Suski Mar 2017

A First Amendment Deference Approach To Reforminganti-Bullying Laws, Emily Suski

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the problems of bullying among students and the use of U.S. First Amendment deference approach for reforming anti-bullying laws in the U.S., it also mentions effects of bullying; First Amendment anti-bullying law doctrine on overbreadth; and deferential standards.


Seeking A Definition Of Medical Futility With Reference To The Louisiana Natural Death Act, Frederick R. Parker Jr. Mar 2017

Seeking A Definition Of Medical Futility With Reference To The Louisiana Natural Death Act, Frederick R. Parker Jr.

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the issues of medical futility with respect to Louisiana Natural Death Act, and mentions concept of personhood and the right of a severely incapacitated patient to accept or refuse treatment; and conceptual issues of the medical futility.


Inconsistency With The Internal Consistency Test, Mackenzie Catherine Schott Mar 2017

Inconsistency With The Internal Consistency Test, Mackenzie Catherine Schott

Louisiana Law Review

The article examines the constitutionality of a Maryland tax law focusing on the U.S. Supreme Court case Comptroller of the Treasury of Maryland v. Wynne, and mentions history of state taxation under the dormant Commerce Clause; and use of internal consistency test by the Supreme Courts in Wynne.


Mind The Gap: Bridging Gender Wage Inequality In Louisiana, Katilyn Hollowell Mar 2017

Mind The Gap: Bridging Gender Wage Inequality In Louisiana, Katilyn Hollowell

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on issues of gender wage inequality in the U.S., and mentions history of the gender wage gap; federal and state statutory frameworks governing wage discrimination; and federal and state laws governing equal pay rights and unlawful employment practices.


Domestic Drone Surveillance: The Court’S Epistemic Challengeand Wittgenstein’S Actional Certainty, Robert Greenleaf Brice, Katrina L. Sifferd Mar 2017

Domestic Drone Surveillance: The Court’S Epistemic Challengeand Wittgenstein’S Actional Certainty, Robert Greenleaf Brice, Katrina L. Sifferd

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the domestic drone surveillance in the U.S. and mentions U.S. Fourth Amendment and the different legal standards of proof that might apply to law enforcement for the use of drones; and role of U.S. Supreme Court in determining epistemic challenge of privacy.


Unveiling Management’S Crystal Ball, Eric R. Harper Mar 2017

Unveiling Management’S Crystal Ball, Eric R. Harper

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the item 303 disclosures of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for preventing private securities fraud causes of action by the companies, and mentions reporting companies to disclose information about the companies' plans for the future of their businesses.


Precarious Possession, John A. Lovett Mar 2017

Precarious Possession, John A. Lovett

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the precarious possession cases in Louisiana, and mentions acquisitive prescription in civil law; issues of bad-faith acquisitive prescription overcoming the rights of formal titleholders; and Louisiana Supreme Court case Boudreaux v. Cummings case on same.


Prop Up The Heavenly Chorus? Labor Unions, Tax Policy, And Political Voice Equality, Philip T. Hackney Jan 2017

Prop Up The Heavenly Chorus? Labor Unions, Tax Policy, And Political Voice Equality, Philip T. Hackney

Journal Articles

Labor Unions are nonprofit organizations that provide laborers a voice before their employer and before governments. They are classic interest groups. United States federal tax policy exempts labor unions from the income tax, but effectively prohibits labor union members from deducting union dues from the individual income tax. Because these two policies directly impact the political voice of laborers, I consider primarily the value of political fairness in evaluating these tax policies rather than the typical tax critique of economic fairness or efficiency. I apply a model that presumes our democracy should aim for one person, one political voice. For ...


Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due: Reducing Inequality With A Progressive State Tax Credit, Eric Kades Dec 2016

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due: Reducing Inequality With A Progressive State Tax Credit, Eric Kades

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the income inequality entirely within the control of governments with the unfair taxation across every state in one fell swoop with the progressive state tax credit (PSTC) and federal income tax deduction for state tax payments and tax policy of constitutional law.


The Legality Of Extraterritorial Application Of Competition Law And The Need To Adopt A Unified Approach, Thanh Phan Dec 2016

The Legality Of Extraterritorial Application Of Competition Law And The Need To Adopt A Unified Approach, Thanh Phan

Louisiana Law Review

The article focuses on the international law and the foundation of the extraterritorial application of competition law (EACL) and proposes a unified approach for all countries to use when considering the extraterritorial application of competition law.