Non Profit Law AND Deals: Patterns & Practices in Business Transactions – Professor Barbara Bucholtz
Professor Bucholtz has CANCELLED both of her classes for today, Tuesday, February 21, 2017.
Good Morning Students,
Professor Hutchison has CANCELLED BOTH of her Legal Writing II classes for today, Monday, February 13, 2017.
Professional Responsibility is CANCELLED for Wednesday, February 8, 2016.
Professor Allison has CANCELLED his Constitutional Law I classes for Monday and Wednesday, February 6th and 8th.
Faculty Support Center
Professional Responsibility has been CANCELLED for this afternoon, January 18, 2016.
Announcement for my first year torts students
“Anyone wanting to review their torts exam must schedule an appointment to do so by Friday, February 3rd.”
Native American Natural Resources Law
For Tuesday, Jan. 10, please read pages xxv-xxvi and 3-9 of the casebook. We will focus the first day on the Dakota Access Pipeline. There are two documents on the TWEN Course Materials page with titles starting with “DAPL” and a Word document containing links to a variety of articles (which are also listed below). While there are several documents to read, each one is short and straightforward. Please take the time to read them.
Family Law – Prof. M. Blair – Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 to 4:20 p.m. (Room 204)
The casebook is Family Law by Ellman, Kurtz et al, Abridged 5th edition (2014). Used and new copies are available in the bookstore and online at Amazon and similar sites.
An electronic copy of the Statutory Supplement is posted on the course TWEN page and a paper copy will be available soon (probably Friday or Monday) in the Faculty Support Center.
The paper copy is 3 hole punched and ready to be inserted in any binder you choose. Also, please immediately sign up for the course TWEN page (with a valid e-mail address at which you can be
reached). All handouts for the course will be posted on the course TWEN page.
Assignment for Tuesday, January 10th
Course Information Sheet (TWEN handout) (Please read it before the first class)
Casebook pp. 69-79 (Prepare Problem 2-1)
In re Estate of Hall (TWEN)
Okla. Dep’t of Mental Health v. Pierce (TWEN)
Method of Marrying and Validity of Marriage Problems – Set One [TWEN]
Oklahoma Stat. tit. 43, § 1 (Statutory Supplement [hereinafter Supp.] p. 176)
Presumptions and Impediment Removal Devices (TWEN handout)
Supplemental Reading (not assigned):
Okla. Stat. tit. 43 §§ 4-36 (Supp. pp. 177-182)
Please pick-up your course materials for Monday’s class from the table outside the Faculty Support Center in the East Wing of the law school.
Civil Pro II- Prof. M. Blair
Tuesday-Thursday 10:30 – 11:45 a.m. Room 204
Please register immediately for my TWEN page on Westlaw for Civil Pro II, Spring 2017. Handouts necessary to prepare for the first day of class are posted.
If you were in my Civ Pro I class last semester, you do not need to purchase any new books. We will be using the same statutes and rules supplement that you purchased last semester, so you do
not need to purchase a new supplement either.
Assignment for Tuesday, January 10, 2017:-BRING YOUR CLICKER TO CLASS
Note: Some problems may carry over to Thursday
Read : Course Information Sheet (TWEN)
U.S. Constitution, Art. I, § 8; Art. III, §§ 1 and 2; Art. IV,§ 1; Art. VI, ¶ 2; 11th Amendment
(Supp. pp. 1-2)
Skim: 28 U.S.C. §§ 1251, 1253, 1254, 1257, 1291 (Supp. pp. 92-93)
Read: 28 U.S.C. § 1332 (a)(c)(e) (Supp. pp. 96, 98-99)
Basic Principles of Subject Matter Jurisdiction handout (TWEN)
Casebook pp. 63-68, 205-208
Mas v. Perry (TWEN)
Casebook pp. 220-227 (note 9)
Note on J.P. Morgan v. Traffic Stream (TWEN)
Handout: Alienage Jurisdiction: When Does It Apply?
Prepare: Diversity Problems 1-5 (on TWEN)
Supplemental Reading (not assigned)
Note on Marshall v. Marshall (2006) (TWEN)
Congressional Report on Fed. Courts Jurisdiction and Venue Clarification Act of 2011, pp. 6-8