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CFP: ABA Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law Student Writing Competition

From Tim Iglesias: The ABA Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law sponsors an annual student writing competition. I'm attaching the competition guidelines to this email. The deadline for submissions is ‪March 3, 2018‬. The winner gets: (1) the… … Continue reading

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2018 Affordable Housing and Community Development Student Writing Competition

The ABA has announced its 2018 law student writing competition sponsored by the Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law. The announced goals of the competition is to "The goal of the competition is to encourage law students to… … Continue reading

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The SCOTUSblog Community

On Monday, we will launch the new SCOTUSblog Community. The Community is essentially a discussion board. I will pick a new topic each business day. Each topic will presumptively remain open for one week. We at the blog will contribute … Continue reading

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Alfieri on Community Lawyering

Anthony Victor Alfieri (University of Miami – School of Law) has posted Fidelity to Community: A Defense of Community Lawyering (Texas Law Review, Vol. 89, 2012) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: In July 2011, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Options For Debtors In Community Property States

When I meet with a married couple that are considering a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, one major consideration that needs to be addressed is whether or not to file for both, or only one of the spouses. I practice in Louisiana. … Continue reading

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