Volume 52, Issue 3

Themed Issue: Financial Products

Financial Products—An Introduction

The 2010 Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ushers in a new era of financial regulation and establishes a new watchdog agency, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.…
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Convergence and Disparity in Climate Change

This lecture is about convergence and disparity with respect to climate change---disparity between what scientists believe and what the American people believe. As to convergence: a few years ago I…
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Procedural Dismissals Under the Alien Tort Statute

In recent years, foreign plaintiffs have paired with individual do-gooders and international nonprofits to step up litigation in U.S. courts under the 1789 Alien Tort Statute (ATS). Burmese villagers and…
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