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Recent Books, Michigan Law Review Dec 1989

Recent Books, Michigan Law Review

Michigan Law Review

A List of Books Received by Michigan Law Review


Recent Books, Michigan Law Review Oct 1989

Recent Books, Michigan Law Review

Michigan Law Review

A List of Books Received by Michigan Law Review


Strict Liability For Defective Ideas In Publications, Andrew T. Bayman Mar 1989

Strict Liability For Defective Ideas In Publications, Andrew T. Bayman

Vanderbilt Law Review

In 1963 the Supreme Court of California revolutionized the law of torts by adopting the theory of strict liability in products liability cases.' The American Law Institute subsequently promulgated section 402A of the Restatement (Second) of Torts in 1965. Section 402A provides that the seller of a "product in a defective condition unreasonably dangerous" may be held liable even though he has "exercised all possible care."' Today, nearly every state has adopted some form of section 402A.' Moreover, the list of modern products to which section 402A applies is virtually limitless. Yet, despite the unprecedented expansion of strict liability into ...


Publish And Perish: Congress's Effort To Snip Snepp (Before And Afsa), Michael J. Glennon Jan 1989

Publish And Perish: Congress's Effort To Snip Snepp (Before And Afsa), Michael J. Glennon

Michigan Journal of International Law

Over three million present and former federal employees, of the Executive as well as the Congress, are parties to so-called "pre-publication review agreements," which require that they submit any writings on topics related to their employment for Executive review prior to publication. In Section 630 of the Omnibus Continuing Resolution for Fiscal Year 1988, Congress attempted to restrict the use of funds to implement or enforce certain of those agreements. On May 27, 1988, however, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, in American Foreign Service Association v. Garfinkel ("AFSA "), struck that section down, on the theory ...


Recent Books, Michigan Law Review Jan 1989

Recent Books, Michigan Law Review

Michigan Law Review

A List of Books Received by Michigan Law Review