Now showing items 1-10 of 661
The Consumer Financial Protection Agency: Love It or Hate It, U.S. Financial Regulation Needs It
(Villanova Law Review, 2010)
As the U.S. economy begins a tentative recovery from recession, Congress is debating financial regulatory reform legislation. Whether a stand-alone consumer financial protection agency becomes a centerpiece of the new ...
Beyond the Information Age: The Duty of Technology Competence in the Algorithmic Society
(South Carolina Law Review, 2018)
While law has generally been slow to adapt to technological change, the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct amended the Duty of Competence language to include a Duty of Technology Competence. This duty requires lawyers ...
(SMU Law Review, 2010)
Although 2009 was a legislative year, no significant legislative changes were made to the Texas Uniform Commercial Code (the Code). However, several cases of interest were reported during the Survey period. These cases are ...
It Takes a Village: Empowering the Dead Broke Parent
(Whittier Journal of Child and Family Advocacy, 2018)
Society should empower low-income noncustodial parents (“NCPs’) by providing them a hand-up--not a handout-that will enable them to satisfy their child support obligations. These "hand-up" programs will ensure that the ...
Shoot First, Litigate Later: Declaratory Judgement Actions, Procedural Fencing, and Itchy Trigger Fingers
(Oklahoma Law Review, 2018)
Judges have always been suspect of declaratory judgment actions and, more particularly, the "mirror-image" case where the alleged wrongdoer takes on the role of the plaintiff. Federal courts typically point out that nothing ...
Observations - Elections and the Past
The past and current political situation in Lubbock and minority representation.
Constitutional Law: Cases, Materials, & Problems
(Wolters Kluwer, 2011)
In Constitutional Law: Cases, Materials, and Problems Professor Richard Rosen and co-authors provide cases and notes in a casebook format for Constitutional law students. Issues include judicial review, national legislative ...
Reviving and Refining a Pragmatic Approach to Finality
(Jotwell The Journal of the Things We Like (Lots), 2017)
Reviewing William Funk, Final Agency Action After Hawkes, 11 N.Y.U.J.L. & Liberty (forthcoming 2017), available at SSRN. Finds that Professor Funk makes an able argument that courts should apply finality doctrine in a ...
The 1.5 Billion General Motors Recalls at the Dangerous Intersection of Chapter 11, Article 9, and TARP
(University of Cincinnati Law Review, 2017)
This article, then, joins other articles' that have examined the power of secured creditors in mega-chapter 11 cases and proposes reforming long-standing practices. Rather than take a theoretical, big-picture approach to ...
Chapter 13 Bioengineering and Biocrime
(Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2016)
Technology has become increasingly important to both the function and our understanding of the justice process. Many forms of criminal behaviour are highly dependent upon technology, and crime control has become a predominantly ...