Tag Archives: Position

Kaehler on What Constitutes the Concept of Law? Potentialism as a Position Beyond Positivism and Natural Law

Lorenz Kaehler, University of Bremen Faculty of Law, has published What Constitutes the Concept of Law? Potentialism as a Position Beyond Positivism and Natural Law Theory. Here is the abstract. The dispute about the proper concept of law has long … Continue reading

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Hare on the Original Position and Abortion

Christopher Hare (University of California, Davis) has posted At the Original Position as a Fetus: Rawlsian Political Theory, Human Rights, and the Pro-Life Imperative on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: The approach of liberal political philosopher John Rawls on the issue of … Continue reading

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Reassigning a member of the President's Cabinet to another Cabinet position

Recently there has been speculation in the media that should the incumbent Attorney General be dismissed or the position otherwise becomes vacant, the President could appoint another member of the Cabinet to the position without having to submit the nomination … Continue reading

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ABA Resolution 302: What the American Bar Association’s Position on Harassment Means to Employers

On February 5, 2018, the American Bar Association (ABA) adopted Resolution 302, which “urges all employers, and specifically all employers in the legal profession, to adopt and enforce policies and procedures that prohibit, prevent, and promptly redress harassment and retaliation … Continue reading

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The costs of dangerous cladding – leaseholders position

First Tier Tribunal LON/00AH/LSC/2017/0435 – Firstport Property Services Ltd v various leaseholders of Citiscape We previously saw the Salford decision on the costs of a ‘waking watch’ in a tower with ‘Grenfell’ style cladding, but this was the first, keenly … Continue reading

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