Category Archives: Transportation Law

William Smith, Florida Premises Liability on Easements of Way: Liability for Injuries to Third Parties

62 Fla. L. Rev. 829 (2010) | | | | CASE COMMENT ::Imagine for a moment that you are the proud homeowner of a single-family home in Florida. Now imagine that you and three neighboring homeowners share a private driveway … Continue reading

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Dayna B. Royal, Take Your Gun to Work and Leave It in The Parking Lot: Why The OSH Act Does Not Preempt State Guns-At-Work Laws

61 Fla. L. Rev. 475 (2009) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Two robbers entered an Alabama restaurant and forced customers and employees into a walk-in refrigerator at gunpoint. Fortunately, one of the customers, legally armed with his own pistol, … Continue reading

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Sandra Zellmer, A Tale of Two Imperiled Rivers: Reflections from a Post-Katrina World

59 Fla. L. Rev. 599 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Let the river run; let all the dreamers wake the nation. Last year, hundreds of thousands of residents of the lower Mississippi River basin were forced to flee … Continue reading

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Matthew J. Richardson, Clarifying and Limiting Fraudulent Joinder

58 Fla. L. Rev. 119 (2006) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Defendants in state court may properly remove civil actions to federal court on the basis of diversity jurisdiction. However, before the defendants remove the action, plaintiffs may have … Continue reading

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Diane Lourdes Dick, The Case of the Little Yellow Cuban Biplane: Can Interest Analysis Reconcile Conflicting Provisions in Federal Statutes and International Treaties?

57 Fla. L. Rev. 91 (2005) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: “This little yellow Cuban biplane opened a diplomatic Pandora’s box when it touched down at the Key West airport.” In November 2002, an Antonov Colt biplane owned by … Continue reading

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Cary B. Davis, The Commerce Clause: Border Crossing + Church Burning = Interstate Commerce (A Formula for Federalizing Common Law State Crimes)

57 Fla. L. Rev. 975 (2005) | | | | TEXT :: Respondent, a practicing Luciferian from Indiana, drove his van south to Georgia where he set fire to five churches. One of the arsons resulted in the death of … Continue reading

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