Articles Tagged common law

Sarah Harding, Perpetual Property

61 Fla. L. Rev. 285 (2009) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Property interests, unlike contracts, tend to adhere to a limited set of specific forms-the numerus clausus principle. Much scholarship in the past decade has focused on this distinction in an attempt to understand both the nature of and the reasons for the limitation […]

Anne Bowen Poulin, A Fair Subject for Expert Testimony?

59 Fla. L. Rev. 991 (2007) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: How can two leading commentators take diametrically opposed positions concerning the use of expert testimony to address witness credibility? After the adoption of the Federal Rules of Evidence, Judge Weinstein stated categorically that the Federal Rules permit experts to testify concerning a witness’s […]