Tag Archives: Statutory

Maintenance and Child Support-August 2018 Statutory Changes  

By:  Jessica A. Saldin Starting August 8, 2018, there will some statutory changes being made to the Colorado Uniform Dissolution of Marriage Act (the main statute/law that governs Colorado divorce and custody cases).  As these changes may have major impacts … Continue reading

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Article on Constituencies and Control in Statutory Drafting: Interviews with Government Tax Counsels

Shu- Yi Oei and Leigh Osofsky recently published an Article entitled, Constituencies and Control in Statutory Drafting: Interviews with Government Tax Counsels, Tax Law: Tax Law & Policy eJournal (2018). Provided below is an abstract of the Article. Tax statutes… … Continue reading

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New Paper on Tax Legislative Process and Statutory Drafting

Shu-Yi Oei For those readers in search of some light summer reading, Leigh Osofsky (UNC Law) and I have been working on a paper on statutory drafting, entitled “Constituencies and Control in Statutory Drafting: Interviews with Government Tax Counsels.” We … Continue reading

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‘How to rent’ updated (and other non statutory guides)

A new ‘How to Rent’ Booklet was released today (26 June 2018) by MHCLG. This version must be provided to the tenant by the landlord (not just a link) for all new assured shorthold tenancies and replacement ASTs (including statutory … Continue reading

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The Fifth Circuit Rules that Louisiana Statutory Mineral Liens Are Extinguished as to Production Payments Sold in Arms Length Transactions, Without Notice

            Most oil and gas producing states have oil and gas mineral lien statutes (similar to what many lawyers know as mechanics and materialman’s lien statutes) that grant automatically arising liens in favor of vendors that provide services in connection with … Continue reading

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