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  • Environmental Law 

    Briggs, Timothy Ray (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit from July 1, 1982 through June 30, 1983. During the survey period, the Fifth Circuit addressed issues concerning two environmental statutes. This article will ...
  • Elimination of the Texas Cautionary Circumstantial Evidence Charge 

    Alley, Jeffrey S. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Discusses the case of Hankins v. State where the Texas Criminal Appeals court upheld a conviction that was entirely bases on circumstantial evidence where the jury did not also hear a cautionary jury instruction. This ...
  • Disclaiming the Implied Warranties of Habitability and Good Workmanship in the Sale of New Houses: The Supreme Court of Texas and the Duty to Read the Contracts You Sign 

    Anderson, Roy Ryden (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Discusses the development of the implied warranties of habitability and good workmanship in the sale of new houses. The author impressed the importance of contemporary Texas Supreme Court opinions that emphasizes the ...
  • Dedication 

    White, Byron R. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    United States Supreme Court Justice, Bryon R. White, provides the dedication of the Fifth Circuit Surveys spanning the period from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. Justice White praises the work of the Fifth Circuit ...
  • Criminal Law and Procedure 

    Clingman, Gary L.; Ritchie, Wesley G.; Thompson, Steven B. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s criminal law and procedure decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. The survey includes only the more important Fifth Circuit decisions divided ...
  • Consumer Law 

    Briggs, Timothy Ray (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s consumer law decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. During the survey period, the Fifth Circuit addressed a number of cases dealing with consumer ...
  • Civil Rights 

    Howard, Carla A.; Jones, Elizabeth N.; Webb, Jan E. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983 on civil rights. The Fifth Circuit considered numerous cases involving civil rights claims during the ...
  • Civil Procedure 

    Marsh, Michael K.; Fox, Lance C. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s civil procedure decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. The survey of civil procedure is divided into three principal areas. Part I deals with ...
  • Bankruptcy 

    Grisham, Lynn A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s bankruptcy decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. The bankruptcy cases handed down by the Fifth Circuit this survey period serve the practitioner ...
  • Antitrust 

    Tatum, David M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s antitrust decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. During the survey period, the Fifth Circuit rendered a number of decisions in the area of ...
  • Admiralty 

    Altaffer, Michael (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983 on admiralty law. A substantial amount of admiralty litigation was generated within the Fifth Circuit ...
  • Administrative Law and Procedure 

    Cullen, Christopher (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    Survey of administrative law and procedure decisions from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit for the period from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. The Fifth Circuit rendered a number of administrative ...
  • Abandonment of the Surface Destruction Test in Determining Ownership of Unnamed Minerals 

    Davis, Richard D., Jr. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    In Moser v. United States Steel Corp., the Texas Supreme Court abandoned the surface destruction test for determining the inclusion on unnamed minerals in the severed mineral estate. The Court instead adopted the “ordinary ...
  • A Driver’s Refusal to Submit to a Blood Alcohol Test is Admissible as Evidence at Trial 

    Clingman, Gary L. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
    In 1983, the United States Supreme Court held that individuals who refuse to submit to a blood alcohol test may have that refusal admitted as evidence against them at trial. This reversed the Supreme Court of South Dakota’s ...
  • Use of the Texas Homestead Exemption to Shelter Assets in Bankruptcy May Bar Discharge 

    Polewski, John Patrick (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
    Examines United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas’s decision in First Texas Savings Association, Inc. v. Reed. In the instant case, Reed filed for bankruptcy and claimed a homestead exemption under ...
  • Union Security and Union Members’ Freedom to Resign: The National Labor Relations Board’s Thirty-Day Rule in Dalmo Victor 

    Collins, Jacqueline (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
    Discusses the legal problem that exists when a union member wishes to resign from the union to cross the picket-line during a strike. The National Labor Relations Board in the case that became known as Dalmo Victor, held ...
  • Top Royalty Deed Violates Rule Against Perpetuities 

    Ritchie, Wesley G. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
    Looks to the Texas Supreme Court’s decision in Peveto v. Starkey. In Peveto, the Court held that the conveyance of a top deed that is granted at the expiration of a prior royalty deed with an indefinite second term violates ...
  • The Laws of Usury as Applied to Texas Banks and Foreign Banks Lending in Texas 

    Nicewander, Dan L. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
    Presents a hypothetical lawyer who is returning to practice after a six-year absence and must be reacquainted and educated on the developments in both state and federal banking laws. The article focuses on developments ...
  • The Fifth Circuit Wrestles with the Texas Long-Arm 

    Weintraub, Russell J. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
    Examines the decisions from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuits during the pertinent portions of 1981-1982 regarding the application of the Texas long-arm statute, Texas Revised Civil Statutes article ...
  • The Expanded Texas Courts of Appeals 

    Guittard, Clarence (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
    Reviews the changes in the Texas courts system, specifically, the expansion of the courts of appeals, with the passage of Senate Joint Resolution 36 and Senate Bill 265. The former court of civil appeals are now conferred ...

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