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H. R. 4241, To Establish The United States Copyright Office As An Independent Agency, And For Other Purposes [Discussion Draft], 114th Congress, 1st Session, Tom Marino, Judy Chu, Barbara Comstock Dec 2015

H. R. 4241, To Establish The United States Copyright Office As An Independent Agency, And For Other Purposes [Discussion Draft], 114th Congress, 1st Session, Tom Marino, Judy Chu, Barbara Comstock

Copyright, Fair Use, Scholarly Communication, etc.

A bill put forth during the first Session of the 114th Congress to establish the United States Copyright Office as an independent agency, and for other purposes. This Act may be cited as the "Copyright Office for the Digital Economy Act."

Proposes enacting changes to Section 701 and Section 408 of Title 17 of the United States Code to remove the United States Copyright Office from the Legislative branch of the federal government and move it to the Executive branch of the federal government, along with proposals for associated transfer of administrative and technical functions.


Communicating The Canons: How Lower Courts React When The Supreme Court Changes The Rules Of Statutory Interpretation, Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl Dec 2015

Communicating The Canons: How Lower Courts React When The Supreme Court Changes The Rules Of Statutory Interpretation, Aaron-Andrew P. Bruhl

Faculty Publications

No abstract provided.


Comments On Proposed Treasury Regulations Defining Terms Relating To Marital Status, Anthony C. Infanti, The American Bar Association Dec 2015

Comments On Proposed Treasury Regulations Defining Terms Relating To Marital Status, Anthony C. Infanti, The American Bar Association

Articles

These comments respond to proposed Treasury Regulations defining terms relating to marital status in the Internal Revenue Code following the Supreme Court's decision in the Windsor and Obergefell cases. The comments applaud the Internal Revenue Service for reading gendered terms relating to marital status in a gender-neutral fashion. For a number of reasons, however, the comments recommend that the final regulations omit the proposed rule for determining an individual’s marital status and, in its place, codify the current deference to local law in determining marital status for federal tax purposes. Most importantly, the comments further recommend that the final regulations …


Reforming Reit Taxation (Or Not), Bradley T. Borden Oct 2015

Reforming Reit Taxation (Or Not), Bradley T. Borden

Faculty Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Implementing Symmetric Treatment Of Financial Contracts In Bankruptcy And Bank Insolvency, Edward Janger Oct 2015

Implementing Symmetric Treatment Of Financial Contracts In Bankruptcy And Bank Insolvency, Edward Janger

Faculty Scholarship

No abstract provided.


F14rs Sgr No. 15 (Clocks), Longo Oct 2015

F14rs Sgr No. 15 (Clocks), Longo

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 20 (Hc Decoration Disposal), Cecola, Lyons, Phagan, Ryan Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 20 (Hc Decoration Disposal), Cecola, Lyons, Phagan, Ryan

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To urge and request that Greek Life and the department of Campus Life dispose of all Homecoming decorations in an eco-friendly manner.


F15rs Sgr No. 28 (Ps-22), James Mickler Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 28 (Ps-22), James Mickler

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

To urge and request that the administration and faculty senate consider and implement improvements to Policy Statement 22 so that students with university excused absences are fairly and uniformly accommodated


F15rs Sgr No. 24 (Veg And Kosher Mapping), Terrebonne, Wagner Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 24 (Veg And Kosher Mapping), Terrebonne, Wagner

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To urge and request LSU Dining to denote vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, and kosher dining options on the LSU Dining map.


F15rs Sgr No. 22 (Commitment To Honor), Triche Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 22 (Commitment To Honor), Triche

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To Reestablish and Reaffirm the Commitment to Honor, formerly known as the Tiger Creed/Pledge of Honor, and to urge Louisiana State University Agricultural and Mechanical College (LSU) to recognize the Commitment to Honor as a subsection of the Commitment to Community


F15rs Sgr No. 26 (Atrium Cafe Hours), Dean, Terrebonne, Becquet, Bergeron, Brennan, Ingram, Lampo, Leggett, Myers, Rose Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 26 (Atrium Cafe Hours), Dean, Terrebonne, Becquet, Bergeron, Brennan, Ingram, Lampo, Leggett, Myers, Rose

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To Urge and Request that the Louisiana State University Dining Services Extend the Hours of Operation of the Atrium Café in the Design Building


F15rs Sgr No. 23 (Handicap Parking Gameday), Lyons, Beyer, Fontenot Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 23 (Handicap Parking Gameday), Lyons, Beyer, Fontenot

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To Urge and Request that the Tiger Athletic Foundation and LSU Athletics to enforced the American Disabilities Act by reapportioning handicapped parking spots and alternative transit routes on LSU Football game days.


F15rs Sgr No. 29 (Blue Light Quotes), Banas Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 29 (Blue Light Quotes), Banas

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To urge and request a quote to be obtained for the installation of the Code Blue Emergency System model CB 1-S in campus parking lots and throughout campus.


F15rs Sgr No. 27 (Atrium Cafe Options), Sas Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 27 (Atrium Cafe Options), Sas

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

A RESOLUTION

To urge and request LSU Dining to provide fresher and healthier dining options in the Atrium Cafe


F15rs Sgb No. 1 (Amend Ccc For Gsa), Dunn Oct 2015

F15rs Sgb No. 1 (Amend Ccc For Gsa), Dunn

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgb No. 2 (Amend Budget), Alexandra De Gravelle, Jacob Phagan Oct 2015

F15rs Sgb No. 2 (Amend Budget), Alexandra De Gravelle, Jacob Phagan

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgb No. 3 (Psif Bylaws), Kenneth Coleman, Adam Grashoff Oct 2015

F15rs Sgb No. 3 (Psif Bylaws), Kenneth Coleman, Adam Grashoff

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgfb No. 5 (Union Phone Chargers), Rech, Cecola, Alexandra De Gravelle Oct 2015

F15rs Sgfb No. 5 (Union Phone Chargers), Rech, Cecola, Alexandra De Gravelle

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgb No. 5 (Amend Election Code), Jacob Phagan Oct 2015

F15rs Sgb No. 5 (Amend Election Code), Jacob Phagan

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgfb No. 2 (Meinke), Leah Sanders, Bret Wagner Oct 2015

F15rs Sgfb No. 2 (Meinke), Leah Sanders, Bret Wagner

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgfb No. 4 (Scantrons & Bluebooks), Lagrange, Alexandra De Gravelle, Abishek Stanley Oct 2015

F15rs Sgfb No. 4 (Scantrons & Bluebooks), Lagrange, Alexandra De Gravelle, Abishek Stanley

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgfb No. 3 (Nsslha), Kenneth Coleman Oct 2015

F15rs Sgfb No. 3 (Nsslha), Kenneth Coleman

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgfb No. 7 (Satsuma Trees), Hayden Pizzolato, Lagrange Oct 2015

F15rs Sgfb No. 7 (Satsuma Trees), Hayden Pizzolato, Lagrange

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 1 (Michael Smith Thank You), Gabrielle Triche, Adam Grashoff, Andrew Mullet Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 1 (Michael Smith Thank You), Gabrielle Triche, Adam Grashoff, Andrew Mullet

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 2 (Arlette Henderson Thank You), Adam Grashoff Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 2 (Arlette Henderson Thank You), Adam Grashoff

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 4 (Michelle Lowery Welcome), Jacob Phagan Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 4 (Michelle Lowery Welcome), Jacob Phagan

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 7 (Water Bottle Fountain Relocation), Sarah Couch Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 7 (Water Bottle Fountain Relocation), Sarah Couch

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 6 (Beta Theta Pi Welcome), Hayden Pizzolato, Gabrielle Triche Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 6 (Beta Theta Pi Welcome), Hayden Pizzolato, Gabrielle Triche

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 5 (Alisa Jones Welcome), Alexandra De Gravelle, Gabrielle Triche Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 5 (Alisa Jones Welcome), Alexandra De Gravelle, Gabrielle Triche

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.


F15rs Sgr No. 3 (Mari Fuentes-Martin, Dos Welcome), Zerkus, Joan Lyons Oct 2015

F15rs Sgr No. 3 (Mari Fuentes-Martin, Dos Welcome), Zerkus, Joan Lyons

Student Senate Enrolled Legislation

No abstract provided.