Evidence: Best Evidence Rule

Evidence: Best Evidence Rule

The Best Evidence Rule, contained in Article X of the Federal Rules of Evidence (Rules 1001-1008) and state counterparts, is a Rule that req...

Evidence: Jury Impeachment

Evidence: Jury Impeachment

The anti-jury impeachment rule, contained in Federal Rule of Evidence 606(b) and state counterparts, is a rule preventing the admission of j...

Evidence: Rape Shield Rule

Evidence: Rape Shield Rule

The Rape Shield Rule, contained in Federal Rule of Evidence 412 and state counterparts is a Rule preventing the admission of evidence concer...

Land Use

Land Use

This text explores the laws governing the use of land. Sometimes narrowly focused, often intensely local, land use regulation may give the i...

Property Volume One

Property Volume One

This is Volume 1 of a two volume set written for Property Law. From the Preface: Property, as a vaguely defined collection of contract, tor...

Property Volume Two

Property Volume Two

This is Volume 2 of a two volume set written for Property Law. From the Preface to Volume 1: Property, as a vaguely defined collection of c...

The Law of Trusts

The Law of Trusts

The use of testamentary trusts is becoming an important part of estate planning. As a result, students who want to make a living as probate ...

Basic Income Tax

Basic Income Tax

This book is the second edition of a basic income tax text. It is intended to be a readable text, suitable for a three-hour course for a cl...

Law School Materials for Success

Law School Materials for Success

The first year of law school is, for many people, one of the most significant transitions of their adult life. Law school demands a lot as i...

Civil Proceedure: Pleading

Civil Proceedure: Pleading

This chapter covers the Civil Procedure topic of Pleading: The Plaintiff’s Complaint. The chapter takes approximately four class periods t...

Ethics of Tax Lawyering

Ethics of Tax Lawyering

This chapter’s objective is to raise interesting tax ethics issues in practical contexts. There are 44 notes and questions to prompt and g...