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Benjamin J. Steinberg and Dwayne Antonio Robinson, Making BP’s Blood Curd-Le: Duty, Economic Loss, and the Potential Cardozian Nightmare after Curd v. Mosaic Fertilizer

63 Fla. L. Rev. 1245 (2011)| | | ARTICLE :: The traditional economic loss rule precludes plaintiffs-such as those affected by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill-from recovering losses not resulting from damage to person or property. Most states have … Continue reading

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The Inaugural Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series

The Florida Law Review is pleased to announce the inaugural lecture of the Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series on Monday, September 12, 2011 at 10:30am. The event will feature a conversation about Judicial Reform with the following distinguished panelists: … Continue reading

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Eugene Volokh Discusses Andrew Blair-Stanek’s Article Twombly is the Logical Extension of the Mathews v. Eldridge Test to Discovery on The Volokh Conspiracy

Read Professor Volokh’s commentary on the article’s “enlightening” title at The Volokh Conspiracy. 62 Fla. L. Rev. 1 (2010) |   |   |   | ABSTRACT :: The Supreme Court’s 2007 decision in Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly has … Continue reading

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2011 Law Review Candidates

Please congratulate the following students on receiving an invitation to become a 2011 Florida Law Review Candidate: Cem Akleman Olga Balderas Laura Beard Camilla Cohen Frank Comparetto Paul D’Alessandro Daniel DiMatteo Hanna Edeback Bonnie Foster Kelly Gay Hayley Gerson Aaron … Continue reading

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Frances H. Foster, Should Pets Inherit?

63 Fla. L. Rev. 801 (2011)|  | | ARTICLE :: On August 20, 2007, billionaire hotelier Leona Helmsley died, survived by her brother, four grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, and her beloved companion of eight years, a white Maltese dog named Trouble. One … Continue reading

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Shannon Weeks McCormack, Too Close to Home: Limiting the Organizations Subsidized by the Charitable Deduction to Those in Economic Need

63 Fla. L. Rev. 857 (2011)|  | | ARTICLE :: The charitable deduction allows taxpayers to deduct amounts donated to organizations pursuing statutorily designated purposes from their otherwise taxable income. By lowering the after-tax cost of giving and encouraging taxpayers to … Continue reading

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