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David A. Karp, Why Justice Thomas Should Speak at Oral Argument

61 Fla. L. Rev. 611 (2009) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The oral argument before the United States Supreme Court in Morse v. Frederick began at 10:03 a.m. in typical fashion, like a high-speed game of chess. Forty-two seconds … Continue reading

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Richard M. Hynes, Broke but not Bankrupt: Consumer Debt Collection in State Courts

60 Fla. L. Rev. 1 (2008) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Virginia, with a population of about seven million, has averaged more than a million civil filings a year since the late 1980s. The overwhelming majority of these filings … Continue reading

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Adam C. Losey, Clicking Away Confidentiality: Workplace Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege

60 Fla. L. Rev. 1179 (2008) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Barbara Hall, an administrative assistant, often arrives at work an hour and a half early solely to check her personal e-mails on her employer’s computer. Afterwards, “[i]n the … Continue reading

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Carole J. Buckner, Due Process in Class Arbitration

58 Fla. L. Rev. 185 (2006) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: The ubiquity of arbitration clauses in consumer and employment agreements and the Supreme Court’s plurality opinion in Green Tree Financial Corp. v. Bazzle, which implicitly permitted class arbitration, … Continue reading

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