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Secrets On The Texas-Mexico Border: Leiva Et Al. V. Ranch RescuE And Rodriguez Et Al. V. Ranch Rescue And The Right Of Undocumented Aliens To Bring Suit, Brooke H. Russ Mar 3004

Secrets On The Texas-Mexico Border: Leiva Et Al. V. Ranch RescuE And Rodriguez Et Al. V. Ranch Rescue And The Right Of Undocumented Aliens To Bring Suit, Brooke H. Russ

University of Miami Inter-American Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Antitrust Jurisprudence Of Neil Gorsuch, John M. Newman Sep 2917

The Antitrust Jurisprudence Of Neil Gorsuch, John M. Newman

Florida State University Law Review

In 2017, the U.S. Senate confirmed Neil M. Gorsuch’s nomination to serve on the Supreme Court. Like Justice Stevens before him, Gorsuch’s primary area of expertise is anti-trust law. Like Stevens, Gorsuch both practiced and taught in the field before joining the bench. As a judge for the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, Gorsuch penned multiple substantive antitrust opinions.

His unique expertise will likely situate Gorsuch as one of the Court’s leading voices on antitrust matters for decades to come. A close examination of his prior antitrust opinions thus offers vital insight into his approach to ...


Teschner V. Commissioner, 38 T.C. ... No. 101 (1962), Harry A. Haines Jan 2063

Teschner V. Commissioner, 38 T.C. ... No. 101 (1962), Harry A. Haines

Montana Law Review

Teschner v. Commissioner


Reasonable Inference Of Authority To Control Hazardous Waste Disposal Results In Potential Liability: United States V. Aceto Agricultural Chemicals Corporation, Anita Letter Jan 2020

Reasonable Inference Of Authority To Control Hazardous Waste Disposal Results In Potential Liability: United States V. Aceto Agricultural Chemicals Corporation, Anita Letter

Natural Resources Journal

No abstract provided.


V.27-1, 1990 Masthead Feb 2019

V.27-1, 1990 Masthead

San Diego Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Facts Of Stigma: What's Missing From The Procedural Due Process Of Mental Health Commitment, Alexandra S. Bornstein Feb 2019

The Facts Of Stigma: What's Missing From The Procedural Due Process Of Mental Health Commitment, Alexandra S. Bornstein

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics

This is the first systematic review of federal, judicial opinions that engage the stigma of mental health commitment in the context of procedural due process. In 1979, in Addington v. Texas, the Supreme Court held that the stigma, or adverse social consequences, of civil commitment is relevant to the procedural due process analysis. The following year, in Vitek v. Jones, the Court held that the stigmatizing consequences of a transfer from a prison to a mental health facility, coupled with mandatory treatment, triggered procedural protections.


Righting Research Wrongs: An Empirical Study Of How U.S. Institutions Resolve Grievances Involving Human Subjects, Kristen Underhill Feb 2019

Righting Research Wrongs: An Empirical Study Of How U.S. Institutions Resolve Grievances Involving Human Subjects, Kristen Underhill

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics

Tens of millions of people enroll in research studies in the United States every year, making human subjects research a multi-billion-dollar industry in the U.S. alone. Research carries risks: although many harms are inevitable, some also arise from errors or mistreatment by researchers, and the history of research ethics is in many ways a history of scandal. Despite regulatory efforts to remedy these abuses, injured subjects nonetheless have little recourse to U.S. courts. In the absence of tort remedies for research-related injuries, the only venue for resolving such disputes is through alternative dispute resolution (ADR)—or more commonly ...


The Problem Of Intra-Personal Cost, Brian Galle Feb 2019

The Problem Of Intra-Personal Cost, Brian Galle

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics

"Externalities," or harms to others, provide a standard justification for government intervention in the private market. There is less agreement over whether government is justified in correcting "internalities," or harms we inflict on our own health or well-being. While some of the internality dispute is philosophical, some is practical. Critics suggest government lacks information to regulate internalities, and that any intervention would inefficiently distort a private market for self-help. This Article argues that these critiques of regulation overlook well-established tools of externality regulation, as well as a burgeoning literature on the measurement of internalities.


Microgrids: Legal And Regulatory Hurdles For A More Resilient Energy Infrastructure, Raquel Parks Feb 2019

Microgrids: Legal And Regulatory Hurdles For A More Resilient Energy Infrastructure, Raquel Parks

Pace Environmental Law Review

Natural disasters and climate change have made it apparent that energy infrastructure needs to be modernized and microgrids are one type of technology that can help the electricity grid become more resilient, reliable, and efficient. Different states have begun developing microgrid pilot projects including California, New York, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania. The City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is the first city to propose implementing “energy districts” of microgrids that will serve as critical infrastructure, in the first phase, and then expand to commercial and community settings. This large project involves many shareholders including public utilities, government agencies, and private entities. Utilizing microgrids ...


The Time Has Come For A Universal Water Tribunal, Tarek Majzoub, Fabienne Quilleré-Majzoub Feb 2019

The Time Has Come For A Universal Water Tribunal, Tarek Majzoub, Fabienne Quilleré-Majzoub

Pace Environmental Law Review

Since its inception in 1981, the International Water Tribunal has emerged as a non-governmental body with a multidisciplinary composition and a mandate based on conventional and customary international water law, which holds public hearings in order to address water-related complaints. This Article describes the historical background of the proposed Universal Water Tribunal (“UWT”) and significant difficulties on the horizon facing the proposed Tribunal (including political, practical, and legal-technical considerations). It then summarizes the key factors of such Tribunal and, finally, touches upon the proposed model based on an expanded concept of jurisdiction. The main underlying thesis is that, whereas the ...


Law, Cultural Heritage, And Climate Change In The United States, Casey J. Snyder Feb 2019

Law, Cultural Heritage, And Climate Change In The United States, Casey J. Snyder

Pace Environmental Law Review

Climate change is a reality. What happens climatically over the upcoming centuries is partially dependent on the comprehensiveness of a global response to curb emissions of greenhouse gases. However, within a century, forecasts predict a one-meter sea level rise that could have grave implications to our society: the loss of an incalculable extent of cultural heritage. This Article examines the threat climate change poses to physical cultural heritage, like archaeological sites and historic structures, and the current framework of law, regulation, and policy in the United States meant to protect these resources. This Article blends research and data from climate ...


State Public Nuisance Claims And Climate Change Adaptation, Albert C. Lin, Michael Burger Feb 2019

State Public Nuisance Claims And Climate Change Adaptation, Albert C. Lin, Michael Burger

Pace Environmental Law Review

This Article explores the potential for state public nuisance claims to facilitate adaptation, resource protection, and other climate change responses by coastal communities in California. The California public nuisance actions represent just the latest chapter in efforts to spur responses to climate change and attribute responsibility for climate change through the common law. Part II of this Article describes the California public nuisance lawsuits and situates them in the context of common law actions directed against climate change. Part III considers the preliminary defenses that defendants have raised and could raise in the California public nuisance lawsuits, including the existence ...


Cleaning Up Our Toxic Coasts: A Precautionary And Human Health-Based Approach To Coastal Adaptation, Robin Kundis Craig Feb 2019

Cleaning Up Our Toxic Coasts: A Precautionary And Human Health-Based Approach To Coastal Adaptation, Robin Kundis Craig

Pace Environmental Law Review

Hurricanes in the United States in 2005, 2012, and 2017 have all revealed an insidious problem for coastal climate change adaptation: toxic contamination in the coastal zone. As sea levels rise and violent coastal storms become increasingly frequent, this legacy of toxic pollution threatens immediate emergency response, longer term human health, and coastal ecosystems’ capacity to adapt to changing coastal conditions.

Focusing on Hurricane Harvey’s 2017 devastation of Houston, Texas, as its primary example, this Article first discusses the toxic legacy still present in many coastal environments. It then examines the existing laws available to clean up the coastal ...


An Insurance Broker's Duty: Adopting California's Approach, Jason Sumbaly Feb 2019

An Insurance Broker's Duty: Adopting California's Approach, Jason Sumbaly

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


Affirmatively Ambiguous: Reforming The Fraud Federal Sentencing Guideline Rules In “Affirmative Action” Government Contracts, Michael Sabo Feb 2019

Affirmatively Ambiguous: Reforming The Fraud Federal Sentencing Guideline Rules In “Affirmative Action” Government Contracts, Michael Sabo

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


Sham Litigation In Zoning Challenges: Finding The Balance Between Protection Of Constitutional Rights And Anticompetitive Business Practices, Brian P. Lanyon Feb 2019

Sham Litigation In Zoning Challenges: Finding The Balance Between Protection Of Constitutional Rights And Anticompetitive Business Practices, Brian P. Lanyon

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


How Extraterritorial Application Of The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act And Opioid Litigation Will Fuel The Addiction To Consumer Fraud Claims In New Jersey, Salvatore P. D’Alia Feb 2019

How Extraterritorial Application Of The New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act And Opioid Litigation Will Fuel The Addiction To Consumer Fraud Claims In New Jersey, Salvatore P. D’Alia

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


Sb4: Politics, Policy, Legality, Raj Salhotra Feb 2019

Sb4: Politics, Policy, Legality, Raj Salhotra

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


Cat's Paw Liability: Nine Lives Leads To Identity Crisis, Mark Nehme Feb 2019

Cat's Paw Liability: Nine Lives Leads To Identity Crisis, Mark Nehme

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


Whiley V. Scott: Misinterpreting Florida's Historical Scope Of Constitutional Executive Power, Eric Miller Feb 2019

Whiley V. Scott: Misinterpreting Florida's Historical Scope Of Constitutional Executive Power, Eric Miller

Seton Hall Legislative Journal

No abstract provided.


Full Issue Volume 15, Issue 2, Berkeley Business Law Journal Feb 2019

Full Issue Volume 15, Issue 2, Berkeley Business Law Journal

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Amazon Delivers Diversity: Geographical & Social Influences On Corporate Embeddedness, Lee-Ford Tritt, Ryan Scott Teschner Feb 2019

Amazon Delivers Diversity: Geographical & Social Influences On Corporate Embeddedness, Lee-Ford Tritt, Ryan Scott Teschner

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


The Antitrust Case Against Facebook: A Monopolist's Journey Towards Pervasive Surveillance In Spite Of Consumers' Preference For Privacy, Dina Srinivasan Feb 2019

The Antitrust Case Against Facebook: A Monopolist's Journey Towards Pervasive Surveillance In Spite Of Consumers' Preference For Privacy, Dina Srinivasan

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Pre-Dispute Mandatory Arbitration Of Sexual Harrassment Complaints: Bad For Business Too, Scott R. Thomas Feb 2019

Pre-Dispute Mandatory Arbitration Of Sexual Harrassment Complaints: Bad For Business Too, Scott R. Thomas

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Piercing The Corporate Veil: Historical, Theoretical & Comparative Perspectives, Cheng-Han Tang, Jiangyu Wan, Christian Hofmann Feb 2019

Piercing The Corporate Veil: Historical, Theoretical & Comparative Perspectives, Cheng-Han Tang, Jiangyu Wan, Christian Hofmann

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Corporate Criminal Prosecution And Double Jeopardy, Robert Wagner Feb 2019

Corporate Criminal Prosecution And Double Jeopardy, Robert Wagner

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Full Issue, Berkeley Business Law Journal Feb 2019

Full Issue, Berkeley Business Law Journal

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Front Matter, Berkeley Business Law Journal Feb 2019

Front Matter, Berkeley Business Law Journal

Berkeley Business Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Reconsidering Christianity As A Support For Secular Law: A Final Reply To Professor Calhoun, Wayne R. Barnes Feb 2019

Reconsidering Christianity As A Support For Secular Law: A Final Reply To Professor Calhoun, Wayne R. Barnes

Washington and Lee Law Review Online

This symposium has revolved around Professor Calhoun’s article, which posits that it is completely legitimate, in proposing laws and public policies, to argue for them in the public square based on overtly religious principles. In my initial response, I took issue with his argument that no reasons justify barring faith-based arguments from the public square argument. In fact, I do find reasons justifying the prohibition of “faith-based,” or Christian, arguments in the public square—and, in fact, I find such reasons within Christianity itself. This is because what is being publicly communicated in Christian political argumentation is that if ...


Christianity, Ethics, And Politics In The Age Of Isabella Chow, Ian Huyett Feb 2019

Christianity, Ethics, And Politics In The Age Of Isabella Chow, Ian Huyett

Washington and Lee Law Review Online

This Essay responds to comments by Samuel Calhoun, Wayne Barnes, and David Smolin, made as part of a roundtable discussion on Calhoun’s symposium address Separation of Church and State: Jefferson, Lincoln, and the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., Show It Was Never Intended to Separate Religion from Politics. In Part I, I discuss current events, especially as they pertain to Smolin’s comments. In Part II, I answer Calhoun’s challenges to my own response. In Part III, I criticize Barnes’s response, which was diametrically different from my own. In Part IV, I draw on Smolin’s observations ...