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Tax accounting periods and accounting methods for farmers
Edward A. Morse, Tax Accounting Periods and Accounting Methods for Farmers, in LexisNexis Tax Advisor -- Federal Topical, ch. 1N:4 (2007-2009).
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 ...
Understanding the distinct function of the combatant status review tribunals: A response to Blocher
Geoffrey Corn, Eric Talbot Jensen, & Sean Watts, Understanding the Distinct Function of the Combatant Status Review Tribunals: A Response to Blocher, 116 Yale L.J. Pocket Part 327 (2007), http://yalelawjournal.org/forum/understanding-the-distinct-function-of-the-combatant-status-review-tribunals-a-response-to-blocher.
This article addresses the limited and distinct function of the Combatant Status Review Tribunals established by the Department of Defense to review enemy combatant designations. It explains how the predicate legal ...
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 ...
One step forward and two back: Missed opportunities in refining the United States minimum contacts test and the European Union Brussels I Regulation
Patrick J. Borchers, One Step Forward and Two Back: Missed Opportunities in Refining the United States Minimum Contacts Test and the European Union Brussels I Regulation, 31 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 1 (2014).
In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court decided two cases regarding the scope of the "minimum contacts" test for permissible exercises of personal jurisdiction. In one case, relying on ill-defined notions of sovereignty, a plurality ...
Internet libel: The consequences of a non-rule approach to personal jurisdiction
Patrick J. Borchers, Internet Libel: The Consequences of a Non-Rule Approach to Personal Jurisdiction, 98 NW. U. L. Rev. 473 (2004).
If a person in one state posts on the Internet a libelous statement about a person living in another state the question often arises as to whether the person with the injured reputation can sue in his home state or must ...
Louisiana's conflicts codification: Some empirical observations regarding decisional predictability
Patrick J. Borchers, Louisiana's Conflicts Codification: Some Empirical Observations Regarding Decisional Predictability, 60 La. L. Rev. 1061 (2000).
In 1992, Louisiana became the first (and still the only) state to codify its choice-of-law doctrine. The conflicts rules that it created in statutory form are far removed from the pre-conflicts-revolution rules such as the ...
Empiricism and theory in conflicts law
Patrick J. Borchers, Commentary, Empiricism and Theory in Conflicts Law, 75 Ind. L.J. 509 (2000).
Treaty with the Cherokee, November 28, 1785
Michael J. Kelly, Treaty with the Cherokee, November 28, 1785, in 2 Treaties with American Indians: An Encyclopedia of Rights, Conflicts, and Sovereignty 285 (Donald L. Fixico ed., 2008).
Native American Graves and Repatriation Act, 1990
Michael J. Kelly, Native American Graves and Repatriation Act, 1990, in 3 Treaties with American Indians: An Encyclopedia of Rights, Conflicts, and Sovereignty 725 (Donald L. Fixico ed., 2008).