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Timely proposal to eliminate the student loan interest deduction
Victoria J. Haneman, A Timely Proposal to Eliminate the Student Loan Interest Deduction, 14 Nev. L.J. 156 (2013).
Although increasing access to higher education has been a priority of the federal government for more than half a century, the government has largely shifted the way in which it offers assistance over the last two decades ...
Overview of corporate compliance and ethics programs
Paul E. McGreal, An Overview of Corporate Compliance and Ethics Programs, in Advanced Compliance and Ethics Workshop 71 (Practising Law Inst. ed., 2013).
Tallinn manual on the international law applicable to cyber warfare
Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare (Michael N. Schmitt ed., 2013) (prepared by the International Group of Experts) (member of the International Group of Experts).
The product of a three-year project by twenty renowned international law scholars and practitioners, the Tallinn Manual identifies the international law applicable to cyber warfare and sets out ninety-five 'black-letter ...
Pre-history of piracy as a crime and its definitional odyssey
Michael J. Kelly, The Pre-History of Piracy as a Crime & Its Definitional Odyssey, 46 Case W. Res. J. Int'l L. 25 (2013).
This essay traces the origins of the legal definition of piracy as an international crime from its origins to the present day disputes among federal courts within the United States over how to define piracy. Customary law ...
Conscience and competing liberty claims
Renée Mirkes & Edward A. Morse, Conscience and Competing Liberty Claims, 29 Ethics & Med.: An Int'l J. Bioethics 23 (2013).
Some treatment requests from gay patients seriously conflict with the religious or moral beliefs of their respective medical providers. Not all legal solutions to these disputes serve the common good. Therefore, this article ...
Laws can shrink our sacred space
Edward A. Morse, Op-Ed., Laws Can Shrink Our Sacred Space, Omaha World-Herald, June 21, 2013, at 7B.
Kiobel and the conflict of laws
Patrick Borchers, Op-Ed., Kiobel and the Conflict of Laws, JURIST, Apr. 19, 2013, http://jurist.org/forum/2013/04/patrick-borchers-kiobel-conflicts.php.
Last ascent of Mt. St. Helens
Steve Sieberson, The Last Ascent of Mt. St. Helens, Adventure World Magazine, Gear Review 2013, at 27.
Stephen Sieberson details his last climb of Mt. Saint Helens before it's eruption in 1980. His climbing party may have been the last climbers to stand on the summit before the eruption.
Lifting the fog: Navigating penalties in the Affordable Care Act
Edward A. Morse, Lifting the Fog: Navigating Penalties in the Affordable Care Act, 46 Creighton L. Rev. 207 (2013).
This article provides an analysis and critique of tax penalties affecting employers and individuals in the Affordable Care Act. After an overview of the Act and its intended role in addressing problems in the health insurance ...
Restricting the freedom of contract: A fundamental prohibition
David P. Weber, Restricting the Freedom of Contract: A Fundamental Prohibition, 16 Yale Hum. Rts. & Dev. L.J. 51 (2013).
This article argues that the general right to contract, that is to say the ability of one to obligate himself in exchange for another's obligation in return, is a fundamental (or basic) though not all-encompassing right ...