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Residential Tenants And Their Leases: An Empirical Study, Warren Mueller Dec 1970

Residential Tenants And Their Leases: An Empirical Study, Warren Mueller

Michigan Law Review

Of particular interest is the application of this theory to residential leases, a classic example of the standard long-form contract. An abundance of traditional legal research and commentary has been devoted to the problem of disparity of bargaining power between the parties to a standard-form residential lease. The commentators have consistently called for reform measures to combat this problem. In order to adopt sensible and effective reform measures, however, it is first necessary to obtain factual data with which to test and clarify the reformers' underlying assumptions. Such data is virtually nonexistent, since, prior to the study described in this ...


Standing To Seek Judicial Review Of Government Contract Award: Its Origins, Rationale And Impact On The Procedurement Process, Richard R. Pierson Nov 1970

Standing To Seek Judicial Review Of Government Contract Award: Its Origins, Rationale And Impact On The Procedurement Process, Richard R. Pierson

Boston College Law Review

No abstract provided.


Employment Contracts—Covenants Not To Compete: Inseverable And Unreasonable Covenants Not To Compete May Be Enforced To A Reasonable Extent.—Wood V. May, 73 Wn. 2d 307, 438 P.2d 587 (1968), Anon Mar 1970

Employment Contracts—Covenants Not To Compete: Inseverable And Unreasonable Covenants Not To Compete May Be Enforced To A Reasonable Extent.—Wood V. May, 73 Wn. 2d 307, 438 P.2d 587 (1968), Anon

Washington Law Review

Plaintiff-employer sought to prevent defendant-employee from competing with him in the horseshoeing business within a proscribed area and time as set forth in an employment agreement between them. The trial court found the area of restriction to be excessive and thus unreasonable and refused to modify the covenant not to compete. It held that the unreasonable restriction was not severable from the remainder of the covenant and that the whole covenant was thus unenforceable. Plaintiff appealed, claiming error in the findings of unreasonableness and indivisibility and in the refusal to modify or enforce the covenant. The Washington Supreme Court upheld ...


Recent Legislation Jan 1970

Recent Legislation

University of Richmond Law Review

This is a list of the recent legislation from 1970.


Profits And Their Recovery, Graham Douthwaite Jan 1970

Profits And Their Recovery, Graham Douthwaite

Villanova Law Review

No abstract provided.


Enforcement Of A Promise In Modern American Law (Gendai Amerikaho Ni Okeru Yakusoku No Kyosei), Whitmore Gray Jan 1970

Enforcement Of A Promise In Modern American Law (Gendai Amerikaho Ni Okeru Yakusoku No Kyosei), Whitmore Gray

Articles

A series of seminar lectures given by Whitmore Gray in Tokyo, Japan during October 1968. Six articles were subsequently published in “Kaigai Shojihomu” (The International Business Law Bulletin) between July 1969 and May 1970.

The sixth and final installment describes the history of contractual enforcement in the U.S. and highlights changes introduced through adoption of the UCC.


Liability Of Engineer For Defective Design, Emil F. Sos Jr. Jan 1970

Liability Of Engineer For Defective Design, Emil F. Sos Jr.

Cleveland State Law Review

The practice of "Professional Engineering" in the United States is governed by licensing statutes in all fifty states and the District of Columbia. Liability for incompetency is only indirectly affected by these statutes. The statutes do have an effect on the contractual relationships of the engineer and most states make a violation of the licensing sections a misdemeanor, punishable by fine and/or imprisonment.


The Truth-In-Negotiations Act: The Need For Both Truth And Fairness, Ward T. Williams Jan 1970

The Truth-In-Negotiations Act: The Need For Both Truth And Fairness, Ward T. Williams

Villanova Law Review

No abstract provided.


Breach Of Contract, Damage Measures, And Economic Efficiency, Robert L. Birmingham Jan 1970

Breach Of Contract, Damage Measures, And Economic Efficiency, Robert L. Birmingham

Articles by Maurer Faculty

No abstract provided.


Breach Of Contract, Damage Measures, And Economic Efficiency, Robert Birmingham Jan 1970

Breach Of Contract, Damage Measures, And Economic Efficiency, Robert Birmingham

Faculty Articles and Papers

No abstract provided.