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George J. Mitchell: Maine's Environmental Senator, Michael R. Bosse 2018 University of Maine School of Law

George J. Mitchell: Maine's Environmental Senator, Michael R. Bosse

Maine Law Review

The State of Maine is blessed with a history of impressive and respected politicians. Among others, the list includes James Blaine, Margaret Chase Smith, and Edmund S. Muskie. The State now must add the name of George J. Mitchell to these ranks. A native son of Waterville, Maine, he attended Bowdoin College, Georgetown University Law Center, and eventually catapulted himself into one of the most powerful political positions in the United States government when he was elected as majority leader of the United States Senate. During his tenure as majority leader, he helped to redefine the position through his strong ...


Senator George Mitchell And The Constitution, G. Calvin Mackenzie 2018 University of Maine School of Law

Senator George Mitchell And The Constitution, G. Calvin Mackenzie

Maine Law Review

In May of 1980, George J. Mitchell took the oath of office that all United States Senators have taken since 1868. The fourteen and one-half years of Mitchell's Senate service were a time of institutional and political tumult. For only two and one-half of those years were the Congress and the presidency controlled by the same party; only in those same two and one-half years did Mitchell serve with a President who was a member of his own party. This Article will examine a number of the most important constitutional issues that came before the Senate from 1980 through ...


Dean's Desk: Past And Present, Women Play Key Roles At Iu Maurer, Austen L. Parrish 2017 Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Dean's Desk: Past And Present, Women Play Key Roles At Iu Maurer, Austen L. Parrish

Austen Parrish (2014-)

Under first lady Laurie Burns McRobbie’s leadership, Indiana University founded Women’s Philanthropy as one way to celebrate alumnae leadership and to make the achievements of our most talented and trailblazing women graduates more visible. As the IU Maurer School of Law’s 175th year draws to a close, consistent with these larger University efforts, it’s an opportune time to celebrate some of the law school’s extraordinary women graduates. Their stories are powerful and inspiring, and I’m pleased to share just a few.


The Honorable Robert R. Merhige, Jr.: A Judge Ahead Of His Time, Wayne A. Logan 2017 Florida State University College of Law

The Honorable Robert R. Merhige, Jr.: A Judge Ahead Of His Time, Wayne A. Logan

Scholarly Publications

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Biography: Eyre, Sir James (Bap. 1734, D. 1799), C. Douglas Hay 2017 Osgoode Hall Law School of York University

Biography: Eyre, Sir James (Bap. 1734, D. 1799), C. Douglas Hay

Douglas C. Hay

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Biography: Ashhurst, Sir William Henry (1725–1807), C. Douglas Hay 2017 Osgoode Hall Law School of York University

Biography: Ashhurst, Sir William Henry (1725–1807), C. Douglas Hay

Douglas C. Hay

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Biography: Le Blanc, Sir Simon (1748/9–1816), C. Douglas Hay 2017 Osgoode Hall Law School of York University

Biography: Le Blanc, Sir Simon (1748/9–1816), C. Douglas Hay

Douglas C. Hay

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The Frankino Style, Donald W. Dowd 2017 Selected Works

The Frankino Style, Donald W. Dowd

Donald W. Dowd

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Dean Reuschlein: The Patriarch Of Villanova Law School, Donald W. Dowd 2017 Selected Works

Dean Reuschlein: The Patriarch Of Villanova Law School, Donald W. Dowd

Donald W. Dowd

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Joseph R. Wenk - Colleague, Scholar, And Friend, Donald W. Dowd 2017 Selected Works

Joseph R. Wenk - Colleague, Scholar, And Friend, Donald W. Dowd

Donald W. Dowd

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Robert A.J. Barry 1929-1986, Donald W. Dowd 2017 Selected Works

Robert A.J. Barry 1929-1986, Donald W. Dowd

Donald W. Dowd

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Ll.B. To J.D. At Notre Dame Law School, Beth G. Klein 2017 Notre Dame Law School

Ll.B. To J.D. At Notre Dame Law School, Beth G. Klein

1968–1971: William B. Lawless Jr.

At the time of the switch from LL.B. to J.D. (1968-1969) the dean was William B. Lawless. This note documents the research on the topic.


Dean's Desk: Celebrating Student Excellence In Journals, Advocacy Boards, Austen L. Parrish 2017 Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Dean's Desk: Celebrating Student Excellence In Journals, Advocacy Boards, Austen L. Parrish

Austen Parrish (2014-)

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Karl F. Jorda: An Anthology Remembering The Remarkable Life Of An Ip Icon And Beloved Professor, Jon R. Cavicchi 2017 University of New Hampshire School of Law

Karl F. Jorda: An Anthology Remembering The Remarkable Life Of An Ip Icon And Beloved Professor, Jon R. Cavicchi

Law Faculty Scholarship

[Excerpt] “In May 2016 I was sad to hear that Professor Karl Jorda had passed away. For twenty-five years, Karl had been my professor, while earning my LL.M. (IP) degree, as well as Faculty colleague, ardent supporter of the Library, and friend. For almost two decades, he made annual donations from his grand personal library. These materials, on the spectrum from continuing education practice monographs to exotic treatises on IP in foreign languages, helped add to the unique holdings of the IP Library. Upon retiring, he donated over a dozen cabinets of his papers, many are the foundation of ...


Perfectly Frank: A Reflection On Quality Lawyering In Honor Of R. Franklin Balotti, Leo E. Strine Jr., James J. Hanks Jr., John F. Olson, A. Gilchrist Sparks, E. Norman Veasey, Gregory P. Williams 2017 University of Pennsylvania

Perfectly Frank: A Reflection On Quality Lawyering In Honor Of R. Franklin Balotti, Leo E. Strine Jr., James J. Hanks Jr., John F. Olson, A. Gilchrist Sparks, E. Norman Veasey, Gregory P. Williams

Faculty Scholarship

This essay honoring the late R. Franklin Balotti focuses upon certain of the key attributes necessary to practice business law effectively and ethically. Among these attributes are a strong work ethic, the integrity to stand behind your own advice and candidly admit when things do not go according to plan, empathy for how others will view your client’s actions and the ability to communicate that perception to your client, the confidence to change the pace of a transaction when a slow down or time out is warranted, and the ability to have some fun and laugh (even at yourself ...


2017 Academy Of Law Alumni Fellows Dinner And Induction Ceremony Program, 2017 Maurer School of Law: Indiana University

2017 Academy Of Law Alumni Fellows Dinner And Induction Ceremony Program

Academy of Law Alumni Fellows

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2017 Academy Of Law Alumni Fellows Dinner And Induction Ceremony Invitation, 2017 Maurer School of Law: Indiana University

2017 Academy Of Law Alumni Fellows Dinner And Induction Ceremony Invitation

Academy of Law Alumni Fellows

No abstract provided.


Why I So Enjoyed Learning With And From Calvin Massey, Vikram David Amar 2017 University of Illinois, College of Law

Why I So Enjoyed Learning With And From Calvin Massey, Vikram David Amar

University of New Hampshire Law Review

[Excerpt] “I am pleased and proud to participate in this tribute to Calvin Massey, with whom I had the pleasure to work and play for about two decades. When I think of Calvin—and I think of him often—I think of a generous friend, a gregarious colleague and a genuinely good man. He possessed many admirable traits, but today I want to focus on three: (1) his breadth; (2) his independent mind; and (3) his thoughtfulness.”


Calvin Massey: Gentleman And Scholar, Ashutosh Bhagwat 2017 University of California, Davis School of Law

Calvin Massey: Gentleman And Scholar, Ashutosh Bhagwat

University of New Hampshire Law Review

I first met Calvin Massey in person in 1994, when I joined the U.C. Hastings faculty. However, I knew of and admired Calvin’s scholarship long before that. Six years earlier, I was a law student at the University of Chicago, and a student editor at the law review. In that role, I helped cite-check and edit a major article authored by Calvin, as well as a series of short responses by Calvin and other scholars, debating the meaning and scope of the Eleventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. I was struck then, and continue to be amazed ...


Capitalism And Unfreedom: Louis D. Brandeis And A Liberty Of The Left, Eric L. Apar 2017 The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Capitalism And Unfreedom: Louis D. Brandeis And A Liberty Of The Left, Eric L. Apar

All Dissertations, Theses, and Capstone Projects

The American Right features a well-developed—and well-heeled—infrastructure for promoting a conception of freedom as inextricable from capitalism. The American Left, by contrast, has seemed content to cede the territory, abandoning the ground of freedom for the terrain of “equality,” “justice,” “fairness,” and “prosperity.” This paper is an effort to address this asymmetry in the public discourse over the meaning of freedom. Its principal objective is to capture the vision of freedom embodied in the political and economic thought of Louis D. Brandeis, one of the American Left’s ablest expositors of freedom.

In addition, the paper has three ...


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