Volume 20, No. 1 (Fall 1980) Table of Contents

Obiter Dictum


Chapter 13: Its Operation, Its Statutory Requirements as to Payment to and Classification of Unsecured Claims, and Its Advantages, p. 1-19 (1.5 MB PDF)
David G. Epstein

The Buyer's Right to Return Unsatisfactory Goods—The Uniform Commercial Code Remedies of Rejection and Revocation of Acceptance, p. 20-41 (1.9 MB PDF)
George I. Wallach


Disclaimer Statutes: New Federal and State Tools for Postmortem Estate Planning, p. 42-65 (2.4 MB PDF)
Carolyn A. Adams

Domestic Relations: Modification of Future Alimony Payments Due to Changed Circumstances, p. 66-85 (2.0 MB PDF)
Carol Gilliam Green

Punitive Damages in Contract Actions—Are the Exceptions Swallowing the Rule?, p. 86-105 (1.9 MB PDF)
Randy L. Sassaman

Torts: An Analysis of Mental Distress as an Element of Damages and as a Basis of an Independent Cause of Action When Intentionally Caused, p. 106-129 (2.5 MB PDF)
Garry J. McCubbin


Antitrust: Political Activity Immune from Sherman Act [Missouri v. National Organization for Women, Inc., 620 F.2d 1301 (8th Cir. 1980)], p. 130-136 (696 KB PDF)
Michael Allen Rump

Civil Procedure: The Refinement of the Contacts Doctrine of Extraterritorial Jurisdiction [Rush v. Savchuk, __ U.S. __, 100 S. Ct. 571 (1980) and Woodson v. World- Wide Volkswagen, __ U.S. __, 100 S. Ct. 559 (1980)], p. 137-145 (868 KB PDF)
William E. Bartholdt, Jr.

Constitutional Law: A Bar to Warrantless Home Arrests [Payton v. New York, __ U.S.__ 100 S. Ct. 1371 (1980)], p. 146-152 (738 KB PDF)
Tami L. Sullinger

Constitutional Law: The Complexity Exception and the Seventh Amendment [In re United States Financial Securities Litigation, 609 F.2d 411 (9th Cir. 1979), cert. denied, __ U.S. __, 100 S. Ct. 1866 (1980) and In re Japanese Electronic Products Antitrust Litigation, No. 79-2540 (3d Cir. July 7, 1980)], p. 153-160 (731 KB PDF)
Susan L. Smith

Labor Law: Collective Bargaining at Private Nonprofit Educational Institutions [NLRB v. Yeshiva University, __ U.S. __, 100 S. Ct. 856 (1980)], p. 161-168 (782 KB PDF)
Roberta R. Johnson

Pensions: Public Employees Pension Plans as Contractual Obligations Granted Constitutional Protection [Brazelton v. Kansas Public Employees Retirement System, 227 Kan. 443, 607 P.2d 510 (1980) and Singer v. City of Topeka, 227 Kan. 356, 607 P.2d 467 (1980)], p. 169-177 (947 KB PDF)
Kenneth Slowinski

Schools: Permissibility of Direct Governmental Aid to Sectarian Schools [Committee for Public Education and Religious Liberty v. Regan, __ U.S. __, 100 S. Ct. 840 (1980)], p. 178-185 (753 KB PDF)
Terry C. Cupps

Sentencing: Proportionality Analysis under the Eighth Amendment [Rummel v. Estelle, __ U.S. __, 100 S. Ct. 1133 (1980)], p. 186-193 (775 KB PDF)
Jeannine Haag

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