Tag Archives: Jurisprudence

Law Library of Congress Event: Kellogg Biennial Lecture in Jurisprudence

The Law Library of Congress presents The Frederick R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture in Jurisprudence: "Sovereignty & Legitimacy: On the Changing Face of Law, Questions and Speculations" presented by Dr. Joseph Raz. The lecture is free and open … Continue reading

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Event Reminder: Kellogg Biennial Lecture in Jurisprudence

Tomorrow, October 5, 2011, at 3:00pm, the Law Library of Congress presents The Frederick R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture in Jurisprudence: "Sovereignty & Legitimacy: On the Changing Face of Law, Questions and Speculations" with Dr. Joseph Raz. The … Continue reading

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Recent Jurisprudence – Definition of Continuous and Discontinuous Work Shifts

The Federal Judicial Weekly (Semanario Judicial de la FederaciĆ³n) recently published jurisprudence issued by the Second Collegiate Court on Labor Matters of the Second Circuit, which should be considered a primary source covering a legal loophole contained in the Federal … Continue reading

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Secondary Sources: American Jurisprudence (Am. Jur.) and Corpus Juris Secundum (CJS)

Legal Encyclopedia are useful when you need a broad overview of a topic that you do not know much about, or if you need to find the primary law that is most relevant to a specific topic. These two legal … Continue reading

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Planning Ahead! (in Jurisprudence)

Scott J. Shapiro, Legality (Belknap Press 2011). Ekow Yankah Analytical jurisprudence has a peculiar status in American law schools to say nothing of philosophy departments. Most law professors find it an utterly inscrutable or arid project. More generous souls have … Continue reading

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