- Legal notes. // Secured Lender;May/Jun98, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p83
Presents information pertaining to legal procedures in the United States. Information on the satisfaction of state law perfection requirements; Details on a ruling by the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals against administrative creditors position to requisite standing to invoke the charging lien...
- Briefly noted. // Business Insurance;06/23/97, Vol. 31 Issue 25, p46
Presents news briefs on issues relating to litigation in the United States. Details on a suit which challenge the San Francisco domestic partner benefits law; Filing of a product liability suit by families of victims of the AeroPeru Flight 603; Purchasing of Continental Aviation Underwriters...
- Rationalizing removal. Rothfeld, Charles // Brigham Young University Law Review;1990, Vol. 1990 Issue 1, p221
Discusses the rules of removal, which in certain circumstances allows a defendant to `remove' a cases from state to federal court. Lack of mention on the rule in the United States Constitution; Reference to the Judiciary Act of 1789; Details on the rules governing removal; Information on the...
- Figuratively speaking. // ABA Journal;Apr96, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p16
Presents miscellaneous statistics on law practice in the United States. Average number of days to conclude a court hearing; Average arbitration costs; Average court costs.
- Unsettling settlements: Should stipulated reversals be allowed to trump judgments' collateral... Harmon, Steven R. // California Law Review;Mar1997, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p479
Opinion. Examines the relationship between the procedure stipulated reversal and the preclusive effects of judgments. Arguments of Steven R. Harmon on preserving a judgment's preclusive effects; Problem posed by stipulated reversal; Presumption in favor of stipulated reversal; Difficulties...
- NEW BANKRUPTCY RULES MAY BECOME EFFECTIVE DEC. 1. Avery, Wesley H. // Commercial Law Bulletin;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p30
Presents a summary of the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure in the U.S., which may become effective December 1, 2002. Necessity of evidentiary hearings and the calling of witnesses.
- The Dishonesty Rule: A Proposal for Reform. Keveney, Sean // Texas Law Review;Nov2002, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p381
Examines the dishonesty rule under the Model Rules of Professional Conduct for lawyers in the U.S. History of the rule; Examples of court cases; Implications of the degree of inconsistency about the conduct of rules; Criticisms against policy; Proposals for reform.
- Future shocks. Gillers, Stephen . // ABA Journal;Aug93, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p104
Discusses the factors that contribute to the changes in law practice in the 21st century. Prospects for the 22nd century; End of the real estate; Communications revolution; Growth of world economy; Decline in the number of lawyers; Issues that are still current.
- Law as communicative praxis: Toward a rhetorical jurisprudence. Klinger, Geoffrey D. // Argumentation & Advocacy;Spring94, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p236
Argues that the analytical turn in the concept of jurisprudence has had undesirable consequences for both the theory and the practice of law in the United States. Law as communicative praxis in the recovery of moral taxonomy; Discipline of analytic jurisprudence; Reconstruction of the prudence...