Category Archives: Trade Law

Courtney Gaughan, Some More Watters, Please: The Dodd-Frank Act’s New Preemption Standards Lighten Consumers’ Wallets

63 Fla. L. Rev. 1459 (2011)| | | | The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act precipitates innumerable changes that will both directly and indirectly shape the future of the financial industry. This Note addresses two important subsets … Continue reading

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Hari M. Osofsky, Multidimensional Governance and the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

63 Fla. L. Rev. 1077 (2011)| | | ARTICLE :: This Article explores the governance challenges posed by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill and proposes strategies for developing more inclusive, responsive institutions to help meet them. It begins by … Continue reading

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Elizabeth L. Rosenblatt, Rethinking the Parameters of Trademark Use in Entertainment

61 Fla. L. Rev. 1011 (2009) | | | | ABSTRACT :: Trademark law is flawed in its approach to trademark uses in entertainment. Infringement turns on whether a consumer is likely to be confused into believing that a markholder … Continue reading

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Robert J. Rhee, Tort Arbitrage

60 Fla. L. Rev. 125 (2008) | | | | ABSTRACT :: The economic models of bargaining and tort law have not been integrated into a coherent theory that reflects the empirical world. This Article models the interaction of settlement … Continue reading

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Samuel J. Horovitz, Two Wrongs Don’t Negate a Copyright: Don’t Make Students Turnitin if You Won’t Give it Back

60 Fla. L. Rev. 229 (2008) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The story goes something like this: There was a particularly difficult college professor notorious for a low grading scale. After years of low grade following low grade, one … Continue reading

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Dana Remus Irwin, Paradise Lost in The Patent Law? Changing Visions of Technology in The Subject Matter Inquiry

60 Fla. L. Rev. 775 (2008) | | | | ABSTRACT :: In recent decades, the Patent and Trademark Office and the federal courts have dramatically expanded the scope of patentable subject matter-the set of inventions eligible for patent protection. … Continue reading

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