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 Federación) 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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