Tag Archives: Purpose

Court Discusses “Family Purpose Doctrine” in Recent Car Accident Case

Earlier this month, an appellate court issued a written opinion in a Georgia car accident case requiring the court to discuss the continued applicability of the “family purpose doctrine.” Ultimately, the court found in favor of the plaintiff, holding that … Continue reading

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Section 46: Its Purpose and the Proposed New Effects Test

Julie N. Clarke, Melbourne Law School offers Section 46: Its Purpose and the Proposed New Effects Test. ABSTRACT: The Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Bill 2016, if passed, give effect to the Harper Report recommendation to introduce… … Continue reading

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When Are Goods Received For The Purpose Of Asserting Administrative Priority Status Under Sect

A bankruptcy court recently held that in order for a supplier of goods on credit to establish an administrative claim under Bankruptcy Code section 503(b)(9) in the bankruptcy case of its buyer, the supplier will need to show that its … Continue reading

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Veteran's rights upon the abolishment of positions for economy or other lawful purpose

Veteran's rights upon the abolishment of positions for economy or other lawful purpose Fromer v Commissioner of Labor, 268 AD2d 707 An individual's status as veteran within the meaning of Section 75 of the Civil Service Law may provide an … Continue reading

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Primary Purpose Test (PPT): What is it?

In its recent Michigan v. Bryant, the US Supreme Court added to its rather new jurisprudence on the Confrontation Clause and the developing "primary purpose" exception. Now, to be honest, the Supreme Court doesn't characterize this as an exception, but … Continue reading

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