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1847 - Alta California: Embracing Notices Of The Climate, Soil, And Agricultural Products Of Northern Mexico And The Pacific Seaboard; Also, A History Of The Military And Naval Operations Of The United States Directed Against The Territories Of Northern Mexico, In The Year 1846-'47; With Documents Declaratory Of The Policy Of The Present Administration Of The National Government In Regard To The Annexation Of Conquered Territory, And The Opinion Of The Hon. James Buchanan On The Wilmot Proviso; By Thomas W. Streeter, 2017 California State University, Monterey Bay

1847 - Alta California: Embracing Notices Of The Climate, Soil, And Agricultural Products Of Northern Mexico And The Pacific Seaboard; Also, A History Of The Military And Naval Operations Of The United States Directed Against The Territories Of Northern Mexico, In The Year 1846-'47; With Documents Declaratory Of The Policy Of The Present Administration Of The National Government In Regard To The Annexation Of Conquered Territory, And The Opinion Of The Hon. James Buchanan On The Wilmot Proviso; By Thomas W. Streeter

Miscellaneous Documents and Reports

The 1847 publication briefly address climate soil and agriculture in Alta and Baja California in chapter I. The following eight chapters consist of communications from the U.S. Government consisting of instructions in the event Mexico declared war, justification of and motives for war, various reports to Washington, communications with Mexican officials in Alta California, accounts of the military operations in California, the articles of capitulation entered into at Rancho of Cowanga on January 13, 1847, all of which are interspersed with personal observations and comments by the author. The final chapter deals with the question of whether slavery would ...


What Does The Foxx Say? An Analysis On The Potential Impact Of The Eeoc’S Official Position That Discrimination On The Basis Of Sexual Orientation Is Itself A Form Of Sex Discrimination, Elizabeth Halet 2017 Indiana University Maurer School of Law

What Does The Foxx Say? An Analysis On The Potential Impact Of The Eeoc’S Official Position That Discrimination On The Basis Of Sexual Orientation Is Itself A Form Of Sex Discrimination, Elizabeth Halet

Indiana Journal of Law and Social Equality

No abstract provided.


Defenders Of Wildlife V. Zinke, Jacob R. Schwaller 2017 Alexander Blewett III School of Law at the University of Montana, Missoula

Defenders Of Wildlife V. Zinke, Jacob R. Schwaller

Public Land and Resources Law Review

Wyoming was the final holdout of protections for wolves under the Endangered Species Act, and a recent decision by the United States Circuit for the District of Columbia has finally overturned those protections. After years of court battles, this decision marks the final adjudication removing federal protections, and places the management of the wolves in the Greater Yellowstone Area back in the hands of the states surrounding Yellowstone National Park. Complete deference to state regulatory systems may be a new trend in the adjudication of cases under the ESA, and this case could have significant impacts on future deference given ...


The Trump Presidency And The Press, John M. Greabe 2017 University of New Hampshire School of Law

The Trump Presidency And The Press, John M. Greabe

Legal Scholarship

[Excerpt] "It is not difficult to understand why presidents frequently voice frustration with the press. Imagine being subjected to critical analysis 24/7 by reporters, bloggers and pundits who often lack complete and accurate information but face competitive pressure to publish quickly."


1852, February 3 - Report Of Secretary Of Interior Communicating Instructions To California Land Commissioners, 2017 California State University, Monterey Bay

1852, February 3 - Report Of Secretary Of Interior Communicating Instructions To California Land Commissioners

Miscellaneous Documents and Reports

The 1852 report from the Secretary of the Interior transmitting to the United States Senate the September 11, 1851, instructions given to the California land commissioners appointed pursuant to the act of Congress approved on March 3, 1851, entitled, “An act to ascertain and settle the private land claims in the State of California.” In addition to settling and recognizing bona fide valid titles, the instructions made note that: “The growth and prosperity of California materially depends upon a speeding and just settlement of the claims to land within her limits and the separation of all private property from the ...


Enclave Of Ingenuity: The Plan And Promise Of The Beijing Intellectual Property Court, Max Goldberg 2017 Yale University

Enclave Of Ingenuity: The Plan And Promise Of The Beijing Intellectual Property Court, Max Goldberg

Student Work

A 2016-2017 William Prize for best essay in East Asian Studies was awarded to Max Goldberg (Pierson College '17) for his essay submitted to the Ethics, Politics, & Economics Program, "Enclave of Ingenuity: The Plan and Promise of the Beijing Intellectual Property Court.” (Frances Rosenbluth, Damon Wells Professor of Political Science, and Paul Gewirtz, Potter Stewart Professor of Law, advisors.)

Max Goldberg’s thesis, Enclave of Ingenuity: The Plan and Promise of the Beijing Intellectual Property Court, examines in depth one of the most interesting institutions in today’s China – an experimental court that stands at the intersection of China’s ...


Roger Williams University School Of Law Commencement, May 19, 2017, Bristol, Rhode Island, Roger Williams University School of Law 2017 Roger Williams University

Roger Williams University School Of Law Commencement, May 19, 2017, Bristol, Rhode Island, Roger Williams University School Of Law

School of Law Commencement (1996- )

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Personal Injury Law, Defense V. Plaintiff: A Return To Civility, Daniel Stiffler, Jamie Finizio Bascombe 2017 Nova Southeastern University

Personal Injury Law, Defense V. Plaintiff: A Return To Civility, Daniel Stiffler, Jamie Finizio Bascombe

Law Center Plus Seminar Series

This particular seminar is designed to educate attorneys on the importance of communicating and navigating a civil case while maintaining a level of professionalism, civility, and integrity to the profession, opposing party, and the court. Learning Outcomes include:

  1. How to maintain a level of civility while competently represent clients in civil cases in Florida
  2. Review standards of conduct in the context of a lawyer’s responsibility to perceive and protect the image of the profession

The Florida Bar CLE credits - General 2.0, Ethics 0.5 The Florida Bar Certification Credits - Civil Trial 2.0


The Pr Of Csr For The Casino Industry: A Review Of Challenging Corporate Social Responsibility: Lessons For Public Relations From The Casino Industry, Andrew B. Gustafson 2017 Creighton University

The Pr Of Csr For The Casino Industry: A Review Of Challenging Corporate Social Responsibility: Lessons For Public Relations From The Casino Industry, Andrew B. Gustafson

UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal

This is a review of Jessalynn Strauss' recent book, Challenging Corporate Social Responsibility: Lessons for Public Relations from the Casino Industry. Through an analysis of Casino’s CSR practices, Strauss raises some serious concerns about this alignment between CSR and PR, and provides reasons to doubt whether SCR done for strategic bottom line interests rather than purely ethical reasons will consistently accomplish what the casinos set out to achieve.


Criminalization As Governance In The American Racial State, Charlton C. Copeland 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Criminalization As Governance In The American Racial State, Charlton C. Copeland

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: ELY AARONSON, FROM SLAVE ABUSE TO HATE CRIME: THE CRIMINALIZATION OF RACIAL VIOLENCE IN AMERICAN HISTORY (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014); NAOMI MURAKAWA, THE FIRST CIVIL RIGHT: HOW LIBERALS BUILT PRISON AMERICA (OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014); RENEE C. ROMANO, RACIAL RECKONING: PROSECUTING AMERICA’S CIVIL RIGHTS MURDERS (HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014).


Stories Of Society, State, And A Severe Shortage Of Scientific Rigor, Paul Baumgardner 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Stories Of Society, State, And A Severe Shortage Of Scientific Rigor, Paul Baumgardner

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: ANDREA FRIEDMAN, CITIZENSHIP IN COLD WAR AMERICA (UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS PRESS, 2014); GARY GERSTLE, LIBERTY AND COERCION: THE PARADOX OF AMERICAN GOVERNMENT FROM THE FOUNDING TO THE PRESENT (PRINCETON & OXFORD: PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2015).


Down The Slippery Slope? Does The Fundamental Right To Marry Protect Polygamous Marriage?, Evan Gerstmann 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Down The Slippery Slope? Does The Fundamental Right To Marry Protect Polygamous Marriage?, Evan Gerstmann

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: RONALD C. DEN OTTER, IN DEFENSE OF PLURAL MARRIAGE, (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2015); STEPHEN MACEDO, JUST MARRIED: SAME-SEX COUPLES, MONOGAMY, & THE FUTURE OF MARRIAGE, (PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS 2015); JOHN WITTE JR., THE WESTERN CASE FOR MONOGAMY OVER POLYGAMY (CAMBRIDGE STUDIES IN LAW AND CHRISTIANITY 2015).


(Re)Evaluating The Burger Court, L.A. Powe, Jr. 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

(Re)Evaluating The Burger Court, L.A. Powe, Jr.

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: EARL M. MALTZ, THE COMING OF THE NIXON COURT: THE 1972 TERM AND THE TRANSFORMATION OF CONSTITUTIONAL LAW (UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KANSAS 2016); MICHAEL J. GRAETZ AND LINDA GREENHOUSE, THE BURGER COURT AND THE RISE OF THE JUDICIAL RIGHT (SIMON AND SHUSTER 2016).


Our Criminal Laws, Our Constitution, Sarah A. Seo 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Our Criminal Laws, Our Constitution, Sarah A. Seo

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: RISA GOLUBOFF, VAGRANT NATION (OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2016); THOMAS ANDREW GREEN, FREEDOM AND CRIMINAL RESPONSIBILITY IN AMERICAN LEGAL THOUGHT (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014); JAMES B. JACOBS, THE ETERNAL CRIMINAL RECORD (HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2015).


Immigration In Between, Robin Jacobson 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Immigration In Between, Robin Jacobson

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: HIROSHI MOTOMURA, IMMIGRATION OUTSIDE THE LAW (OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014) & NATALIA MOLINA, HOW RACE IS MADE IN AMERICA: IMMIGRATION, CITIZENSHIP, AND THE HISTORICAL POWER OF RACIAL SCRIPTS (UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS 2014).


Transgender Rights Without A Theory Of Gender?, Paisley Currah 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Transgender Rights Without A Theory Of Gender?, Paisley Currah

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: KIMBERLY A. YURACKO, GENDER NONCONFORMITY & THE LAW (YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2016); JAMI K. TAYLOR & DONALD P. HAIDER-MARKEL EDS., TRANSGENDER POLITICS: GROUPS, ISSUE FRAMING, & POLICY ADOPTION. (UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN PRESS 2014).


Legal Histories Of America’S Second Revolutionary War (1860-1876), Leslie Friedman Goldstein 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Legal Histories Of America’S Second Revolutionary War (1860-1876), Leslie Friedman Goldstein

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: KURT T. LASH, THE FOURTEENTH AMENDMENT AND THE PRIVILEGES OR IMMUNITIES OF AMERICAN CITIZENSHIP (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2014); WILLIAM A. BLAIR, WITH MALICE TOWARD SOME: TREASON AND LOYALTY IN THE CIVIL WAR ERA (UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA PRESS 2014); LAURA F. EDWARDS, A LEGAL HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION: A NATION OF RIGHTS (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2015).


Revisionist History And The Contradictions Of The Neoliberal Welfare State, Sanford F. Schram 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Revisionist History And The Contradictions Of The Neoliberal Welfare State, Sanford F. Schram

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: FELICE BATLAN, WOMEN AND JUSTICE FOR THE POOR: A HISTORY OF LEGAL AID, 1863-1945 (CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS 2015); EVA BERTRAM, THE WORKFARE STATE: PUBLIC ASSISTANCE POLITICS FROM THE NEW DEAL TO THE NEW DEMOCRATS (UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA PRESS 2015).


When The Religious Other Seems Abhorrent: Thoughts On The Power Of Scholars To Represent The “Repugnant Cultural Other”, Nancy D. Wadsworth 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

When The Religious Other Seems Abhorrent: Thoughts On The Power Of Scholars To Represent The “Repugnant Cultural Other”, Nancy D. Wadsworth

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: ALAN ROGERS, THE CHILD CASES: HOW AMERICA’S RELIGIOUS EXEMPTION LAWS HARM CHILDREN (UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS PRESS 2014).


Taming Leviathan, Marek D. Steedman 2017 University of Tulsa College of Law

Taming Leviathan, Marek D. Steedman

Tulsa Law Review

Reviewing: ROBERT MICKEY, PATHS OUT OF DIXIE: THE DEMOCRATIZATION OF AUTHORITARIAN ENCLAVES IN AMERICA’S DEEP SOUTH, 1944-1972, (PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS 2015); ANNE M. KORNHAUSER, DEBATING THE AMERICAN STATE: LIBERAL ANXIETIES AND THE NEW LEVIATHAN, 1930-1970, (UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA PRESS 2015).


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