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  • Weninger, Robert A. (Virginia Law Review, 1978)
    This article is the product of a field study of reports, complaints, and prosecutions of forcible rape in Travis County, Texas, during 1970-1976. After describing the functioning of local rape laws and enforcement mechanism, ...
  • Camp, Bryan T. (Indiana Law Journal, 2009)
    This paper illuminates the spectrum of international economic regimes through discussion of an under-theorized regulatory structure in which traditional distinctions between state and market, public and private power, hard ...
  • Camp, Bryan T. (Tax Notes, 2004)
    Professor Camp examines the CDP (collection due process) provisions of §§ 6330 & 6320 and argues that it is a failure.
  • Camp, Bryan T. (Tax Notes, 2004)
    Professor Camp continues his argument of why the CDP provisions of §§ 6330 & 6320 are a failure.
  • Watts, John L. (Florida State University Law Review, 2011)
    This article undertakes a critical analysis of the Restatement (Third) of Torts: Products Liability, to determine if it properly balances the competing goals of protecting individual rights and promoting social welfare. ...
  • Shannon, Brian D. (1994)
    Professor Shannon discusses the applicability of the Americans with Disability Act to persons with mental disabilities.
  • Smith, Eugene L. (1972)
    The past survey period was not remarkable in most respects. Family law cases reaching the appellate courts were typically those with problems falling in the interstices between established rules and doctrines. The courts ...
  • Smith, Eugene L. (Southwestern Law Journal, 1973)
    Developments during the survey period concerning the rights of illegitimate children and their fathers will have great impact on Texas family law. Major changes in the Texas practice are now necessary to accommodate the ...
  • Beyer, Gerry W. (Prism Publishing Inc., 2010)
    In this book, the authors cover a range of options to provide for our pets' future under such circumstances when we are no longer mentally or physically able to take care of them. The authors also discuss a number of related ...
  • Hatfield, Michael (Lewis & Clark Law Review, 2006)
    On August 1, 2002, then Assistant Attorney General Jay S. Bybee signed for President Bush a memorandum of law concluding that some torture was not necessarily illegal if the President ordered it. This Essay examines how ...
  • Rice, Willy E. (Catholic University Law Review, 1994)
    This Article presents both historical and empirical evidence to support the view that the Supreme Court and the lower federal courts are inferior forums for resolving insurance-related controversies. It is amply apparent ...
  • Casto, William R. (Connecticut Law Review, 1986)
    The thesis of this article is that section 1350 (of the Judicial Code) should be construed as liberally as possible. Although there is no need to limit Alien Tort Claim litigation, a liberal construction of section 1350 ...
  • Phelan, Marilyn E. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1992)
    The Fifth Circuit issued thirty-two decisions involving federal taxation issues during the current survey period. The court ruled that a shareholder's guaranty of a third party loan to a Subchapter S corporation will not ...
  • Phelan, Marilyn E. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1986)
    This article functions as a survey of federal income taxation cases decided in the early 1980s. Professor Phelan specifically examines cases dealing with tax protestors, tax fraud prosecutions, and sham tax shelters.
  • 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 ...
  • Viator, James E. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1987)
    The article begins with an explanation of the two jurisdictional elements that comprise supplemental jurisdiction: pendent jurisdiction and ancillary jurisdiction. The article utilizes the Fifth Circuit case, Hefner v. ...
  • Wicker, Jeremy Charles (Florida State University Law Review, 1973)
    Professors Wicker and Moore tackle the seemingly age-old problem of gridlock in the courts. They provide the following suggestions: 1) original jurisdiction should implement the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; 2) venue ...
  • 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 ...
  • Larkin, Murl A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1975)
    The following legislative and drafting history of the new federal rules is compiled from the detailed notes of the Advisory Committee appointed by the Chief Justice of the United States, notes and comments of the House ...
  • Phelan, Marilyn E. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1993)
    The Fifth Circuit issued twenty-two decisions involving federal taxation issues during the survey period. The court dealt with an expansive realm of issues but issued few unprecedented rulings. Still, the court did render ...