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  • White, Mark (Texas Register, 1984-12-05)
    Amending Executive Order MW 27
  • Texas Tech University School of Law (Texas Tech University School of Law, 1984-12-22)
  • Baker, Thomas E. (Georgia Law Review, 1985)
    Professor Baker discusses the attempts of the United States Supreme Court to determine whether cases have been adequately decided upon independent state grounds. In doing so, Baker critiques the new methodology employed ...
  • Phelan, Marilyn E. (West Publishing, 1985)
    While there is a growing body of law applicable to the many and varied nonprofit organizations, much of the law is recent and little has been digested to provide the lawyer, the accountant, and the manager of the nonprofit ...
  • Baker, Thomas E. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
    In this article, Professor Baker examines several Fifth Circuit cases dealing with the issue of federal jurisdiction during the survey period of July 1, 1983, to June 30, 1984. Because federal courts are courts of limited ...
  • Krahmer, John (Southwestern Law Journal, 1985)
    A number of significant cases were decided in the area of commercial law during the survey period. This Article discusses decisions under the Texas Business and Commerce Code as well as decisions in related areas that ...
  • Bubany, Charles P. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
    Professor Bubany reviews the significance criminal law opinions released by the 5th Circuit during the 1983-1984 term. Topics include prosecutorial discretion, grand juries, indictments, discovery, severance, double ...
  • Wood, Robert E. (Willamette Law Review, 1985)
    One puzzling area of concern for civil RICO litigants is the absence of an applicable statute of limitations. Although Congress had several opportunities to prescribe a limitations period for civil RICO claims, it declined ...
  • Baker, Thomas E. (Litigation, 1985)
    In this article, Professor Baker analogizes a litigator’s task in understanding federal jurisdiction to a fencing match because of the special art and form required for both activities. Because federal courts are courts ...
  • Skillern, Frank F. (Natural Resources Lawyer, 1985)
    This article examines federalism issues that arise from government-enacted energy development programs. The article explains that Congress utilizes the cooperative federalism approach when dealing with energy and environmental ...
  • Weninger, Robert A. (Syracuse Law Review, 1985)
    This article reports the results of a study of whether parole operates to reduce sentence disparity in a system where sentencing is indeterminate, and where the parole release decision is not regulated by the use of explicit ...
  • Skillern, Frank F. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
    This law review article discusses several cases decided by the Fifth Circuit in the prior year concerning the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), and the Clean ...
  • Larkin, Murl A. (Butterworth Legal Publishers, 1985)
    Professor Larkin has provided this comprehensive guide on the law of evidence to assist Texas lawyers in a civil trial setting.
  • Tucker, Joe A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
    This law review article discusses Fifth Circuit decisions in deregulation and administrative law cases. The article compares recent (1985) Fifth Circuit opinions with the court’s past decisions on these issues. The article ...
  • Baker, Thomas E. (University of Florida Law Review, 1985)
    In this essay, Professor Baker discusses proposals to reform the federal court system’s middle tier. After an introduction, section two considers the ideal role of the intermediate court in the federal judicial institution. ...
  • Texas Tech University School of Law (1985)
  • Baker, Thomas E. (Federal Rules Decision, 1985)
    In this article, Professor Baker argues that Congress should increase the amount in controversy required to trigger diversity jurisdiction. At the time of the article, the amount in controversy requirement was $10,000.00, ...
  • Casto, William R. (Boston College Law Review, 1985)
    This note discusses the historical basis for congressional control of federal court jurisdiction. Professor Casto considers the system of federal courts created by the first Congress, giving special emphasis to the private ...
  • Texas Tech University School of Law (1985)
  • Texas Tech University School of Law (1985)