Tag Archives: Principle

The Ability-to-Pay Principle and the Counterintuitive Distributive Justice Analysis of Alimony Payments

Alice Abreu, Tax 2018: Requiem for Ability to Pay, 52 Loyola L.A. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Neil H. Buchanan The tax bill that Republicans in Congress passed, and that Donald Trump signed in December 2017, might end up being … Continue reading

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Florida Federal Court Reinforces Principle That Precise Policy Language Is Required Before An Insurer Can Deny Coverage Based On An Exclusion

A recent ruling by U.S. District Judge Paul Byron of the Middle District of Florida has made clear that the actual words used in an insurance contract matter. The court, in Mt. Hawley Insurance Co. v. Tactic Security Enforcement, Inc., … Continue reading

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The Costs of Constitutional Principle

Daniel K. Williams, Defenders of the Unborn: The Pro-Life Movement Before Roe v. Wade (2016). Mary Ziegler The law delivers uneven benefits for the protagonists of Daniel K. Williams’ masterful study of the early decades of the pro-life movement. Williams … Continue reading

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Not Satisfied with 21 cents on the Dollar? Recover your Lehman Brothers Principle Protected Note (PPN) Investment Losses

Did you suffer losses as a result of your investment in a Lehman Brothers Principle Protected Note (PPN) that you purchased through UBS and are not satisfied with the reported announcement that Lehman Brothers Principle Protected Note (PPN) investors would … Continue reading

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The principle of collage is the central principle of all art.

No one who has spent more than a few days reading this blog in its 3+ years can have missed the fact that I have beens strongly persuaded that the common notion of authorship – that true artists are solitary … Continue reading

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