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In their Own Words
On behalf of the faculty of the University at Buffalo Law School, The State University of New York, Dean Makau Mutua is pleased to announce the appointment of six new faculty members and one visiting professor. We introduce ...
In their Own Words
On behalf of the faculty of the University at Buffalo Law School, The State University of New York, Dean Makau Mutua is pleased to announce the appointment of seven new faculty members.We introduce them to you with brief ...
Introducing the Class of 2010
From Nuremberg to Buffalo, October 4, 1946: Justice Robert H. Jackson’s enduring lessons of morality and law in a world at war
The 2011 Mitchell Lecture revisits a major address at UB’s Centennial by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson, delivered immediately after Justice Jackson returned from serving as the Chief U.S. prosecutor at the ...
The Enforceability of Exacted Conservation Easements
(Vermont Law Review, 2011)
The use of exacted conservation easements is widespread. Yet, the study of the implications of their use has been minimal. Conservation easements are nonpossessory interests in land restricting a landowner’s ability to use ...
Conservation Easements at the Climate Change Crossroads
(Law & Contemporary Problems, 2011)
The essence of a conservation easement as a static perpetual restriction is coming to a head with the understanding that the world is a changing place. This demonstration is nowhere more dramatic than in the context of ...
Use of Conservation Easements by Local Governments
(American Bar Association, 2012)
This chapter (which is in the Greening Local Government book published by ABA Publishing and edited by Patty Salkin and Keith Hirokawa) briefly introduces conservation easements, explains how local governments can use them, ...
Neoliberal Land Conservation and Social Justice
(IUCN Academy of Environmental Law eJournal, 2012)
Private land conservation programs in North America tend to convey the greatest benefits to those who are already relatively well off in terms of land, wealth, and quality of life. For example, conservation easements — the ...
Introducing the Class of 2011
Criminal Law: Cases and Materials, 6th ed.
Criminal Law: Cases and Materials, 6th ed. provides and interdisciplinary approach to the study of criminal law. The text addresses the purposes and limits of punishment and considers the meaning and types of crime. ...