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  • Formalizing gratuitous and contractual transfers: a situational theory.

    ...(209) Finally, under the Uniform Probate Code's provision, codified in twenty-one states, ...On a textualist reading, the provision allows a testator to .... (150.) The Theodosian Code [section] 4.4.6, at 84 (Clyde Pharr trans., ...

  • Losing Interest: Financial Alchemy in Islamic, Talmudic, & Western Law

    To comply with a Quranic ban on interest, financiers throughout the Muslim world have developed a wide range of legal arrangements, such as murabaha and ijara, that repackage interest as profits-on-trade. These and other interest-avoiding transactions also appear in a variety of contexts in the West, including tax planning, usury avoidance, and corporate accounting. This Article illustrates how a

    ... consistent with the plain language of the text. The vocation constitutes the second dimension of ... strong expression in section 203 of the Code of Conduct of the American Institute of Certified ... McIntosh, supra note 9, at 176-77; The Theodosian Code and Novels and the Sirmondian Constitutions ...

  • 343 U.S. 495 (1952), 522, Joseph Burstyn, Inc. v. Wilson

    ... the Theodosian Code the various crimes which are accounted ...The representative quotations in the text are from letters written by the Rev. H. C. ...

  • 366 U.S. 420 (1961), 8, McGowan v. Maryland

    ..., staples and a toy, in violation of Md.Ann.Code, Art. 27, § 521, which generally prohibits the ... and explications of scriptural texts by incompetent persons tended "to the great ...VIII, 3. See Pharr, The Theodosian Code (1952), 209. 9 See Lewis, A Critical ...

  • Contra nemo iudex in sua causa: the limits of impartiality.

    ... is classically articulated in the Justinian Codex, which includes a provision entitled "Ne quis in ...As Kearley notes, the older Codex Theodosianus seemingly derives this principle from the rule ...(11.) See infra notes 92-100 and accompanying text. . (12.) See infra note 97. . (13.) See infra ...

  • Buried by the Sands of Time: The Problem with Peremption

    Introduction. I. An Overview Of Peremption. A. History of Peremption. B. Definition and Effects of Peremption. II. The Problems With Peremption. A. Inequity. B. Misapplication. C. Confusion. III. Solving The Problems: Four Legislative Remedies. A. Require Explicit Legislative Intent. B. Give Guidance in the Civil Code. C. Create Equitable Exceptions. D. Extinguish Peremption. Conclusion.

    ..., as defined in the Louisiana Civil Code, is "a period of time fixed by law for the ... of Leger indicate that based on the clear text of the legal malpractice statute, the claim was ... from thirty years (as provided in the Theodosian Code) to forty years. HUNTER, supra note 21, at ...

  • 366 U.S. 420 (1961), 8, McGowan v. Maryland

    ... of religion perforce overlap.  State codes and the dictates of faith touch the same ... and explications of scriptural texts by incompetent persons tended 'to the great ... VIII, Tit.  VIII, 3.  See Pharr, The Theodosian Code (1952), 209. .   9 See Lewis, A Critical ...

  • 'Excellent Offerings': The Lausos Collection in Constantinople.

    ... to the Greek sculptor, Corso examined the textual documentation for the Lausos gathering and ...First, association with the Theodosian court in general and the high rank of chamberlain ... culture is documented in the Theodosian Code. [103] First published in 438 during the reign of ...

  • Text and time: a theory of testamentary obsolescence.

    ...Friction Redux a. Ripeness b. Lag 3. Extrinsic Evidence 4. The Code CONCLUSION APPENDIX INTRODUCTION . Prior to the nineteenth century, ... the drawing up of a plan long before death is a last will." THE THEODOSIAN CODE [section] 4.4.6, at 84 (Clyde Pharr trans., 1952) (418 AD). The rule ...

  • Evidence myopia: the failure to see the Federal Rules of Evidence as a codification of the common law.

    ... case, it has been consistent in treating the text of the Rules as the text of a statute.(6) As a ... sections of this Article address, such codes have unique attributes that distinguish them from ... law codes, such as the Gregorian Code, Theodosian Code, and Justinian Code were composed of texts ...

  • The Supreme Court, Justinian, and Antonin Scalia: Twenty Years in Retrospect

    I. Columbus Day, 1986, Address to the American Justinian Society of Jurists. II. Scalia-Twenty Years in Retrospect.

    ... case cites the Digest of Justinian and Code of the Emperor Theodosius in support of ... it is true that the Digest and the Theodosian Code punish sodomy, as Chief Justice Burger ..."Because the text of the Sixth Amendment is clear, and because the ...

  • Borrowing Private Law in Latin America: Andrés Bello s Use of the Code Napoléon in Drafting the Chilean Civil Code

    I. Introduction II. The Context of Bello's Project A. Chile's Autocratic Stability B. The Disjointed State of Private Law in Chile from Independence to 1855 C. Andrés Bello's Arrival in Chile D. Andrés Bello's Chile E. President Montt's Support of Codification III. Bello's Sources And Method A. Old and New Sources B. Borrowing Law C. Factors in Borrowing Law IV. Borrowing Private Law For The...

    ... Roman law in the Colegio de Santiago using Heineccius and Vinnius as texts. 43 In 1830 he took on various editorial duties at the newspaper El ...Kelley, Selections on Religion from the Justinianic and Theodosian Codes, in Religions of Late Antiquity in Practice 263, 265-66 (Richard ...