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1. Administration Building
2. Law Building
3. Anderson Hall
5. Peabody Hall
6. Parking Area
7. Walker Hall
8. Benton Hall
9. Building E-Classrooms
11. Building G-Faculty Offices
12. Green House
13. Temporary Residence
14. Farm Machinery Laboratory
15. Women's Dormitories
16. P. K. Yonge-Laboratory School
17. Cattle Feeding Barn
18. Nutrition Laboratory
19. Poultry Disease Laboratory
20. Temporary Dormitory J
21. Building C-Mechanical Drawing
22. University Auditorium
23. Science Hall
24. Building I-Classrooms
25. Leigh Hall
26. Floyd Hall
KEY TO MAP OF CAMPUS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
27. University Post Office 51.
28. Horticulture Building 52.
29. Temporary Dormitories-A thru H 53.
30. Dairy Products Laboratory 54.
31. Fumigation and Spectography 55.
32. Buildings A-Accounting and
B-Civil Engineering 57.
33. Student Service Center 58.
34. Newell Hall 59.
35. Building J 60.
36. Temporary Dormitory I 61.
37. Florida Union 62.
38. University Cafeteria 63.
39. Sledd Hall
40. Buckman Hall 64.
41. Fletcher Hall 65.
42. Thomas Hall 66.
43. Murphree Hall 67.
44. Women's Gymnasium 68.
45. Building R-Music 69.
46. Infirmary 70.
47. Florida Gymnasium 71.
48. Building K-Classrooms 72.
49. Wood Products Laboratory 73.
50. Cancer Research Laboratory
Tung Oil Laboratory
Engineering and Industries
Plant and Grounds Building
Temporary Dormitories-K thru S
Sewage Treatment Plant
Citrus Packing Plant
WRUF Radio Station
Pest Control Building
August 18, Saturday .. ................. .......... Last
18, Monday, Tuesday ............Placement tests for entering students.
!2, Monday-Saturday.............. Orientation and registration according to appoint-
on receipt of
4, Monday, 7:40 a.m.--.................Classes
after this date.
after 10 a.m. on this date.
, Monday, 1
noon ...............Last time for submitting resignation for first semes-
ter and receiving any refund of fees.
October 19, 20, Friday,
October 20, Saturday, 1
designated as honor student.
, Saturday, 12 noon ...........Last time for making application at the Office of
of first semester.
, Monday, 4 p.m................Last
grade of E.
, Wednesday, 5:30 p.m....Thanksgiving recess begins.
40 a.m.........Thanksgiving recess ends.
December 1, Saturday, 12
noon............ Last time for removing grades of I
semester or term
or X received.
20, Thursday, 5:
30 p.m.......Christmas recess begins.
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Saturday, 2:30 p.m............Final
who were enrolled
during the first semester.
Thursday, 4 p.m................Grades
of the Registrar (special lists are sent to the facul-
ty for this report).
, Friday- ................................. Faculty
Deans, to pass upon candidates for degrees.
2, Saturday, 5 p.m..................First semester ends.
February 2, Saturday, 8 p.m..
February 4, Monday, 4 p.m...
.First semester Commencement Convocation.
.All grades for first semester due
the Office of
Wednesday....................... Placement tests for entering students.
on receipt of preliminary application.
Monday, 7:40 a.m...........Classes begin.
All registration fees increased $5.00
for persons completing registration on or after this
February 16, Saturday, 12 noon............Last time for completing registration for the second
after 10 a.m. on this date.
and for changing
18, Monday, 12 noon.............Last
semester and receiving any refund of fees.
Saturday, 12 noon..................Last
designated as honor student.
15, Saturday, 12 noon................Last time for making application at the Office of
ht Re istrar for a de ree
end of the second sex
March 25, Tuesday, 4 p.m.....................Last time for droppi
grade of E.
April 10, Thursday, 5:30 p.m.......---........ Spring recess begins.
to be conferred at the
ing courses without receiving a
April 12, Saturday, 12.noon..................Last time for removing grades of I
or X received
:ceding semester or term of attendance.
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May 26, Monday. .-........-..-..................... aSummer
enrolled during the
June 5, Thursday, 4 p.m....................Grades for all
ferred at the ei
Office of the
the faculty for
June 6, Friday.. ............... ................... ... Faculty meet
Deans, to pass
June 8, Sunday ......-.....- .................Baccalaureate
June 9, Monday ................. ....................Commencemen
June 9, Monday, 4 p.. .........................All grades for
candidates for degrees to t
nd of the second semester due
Registrar (special lists are
ngs, at times announced 1
upon candidates for degrees.
second semester due in the
of the Registrar.
August 16, Saturday ........................Last day for filing preliminary application for first
September 15-16, Monday, Tuesday.....Placement tests for entering students.
September 15-20, Monday-Saturday-.....Registration.
September 22, Monday ........ .-........ ....Classes begin.
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L ARSON ..... ....- ....----.... ..... ..-- ... .......... .......... ... ... .. ..- ---- ......... .... .State
, Secretary............................ State
Superintendent of Public Instruction
............-.......---........ Attorney at Law
ELI FINK, LL.B.....................
B. JORDAN- ................ ..............
-... .... ........... Attorney at
secretary of the Board of Control
President of the
Vice-President of the University
GEORGE FECHTIG BAUGHMAN
., M.A ...................---.................--.........--- Business Manager
EN N, B.A.,
the College of Law, Eme
- ................... --Professor of
Professor of Law,
.......................... Dean and Professor of
B.S. in Educ.
.Professor of Law
Professor of Law
, M.A., J.D
.....................-..--...-......... .... ...............- Professor of Law
*WILLIAM ARMSTRONG HUNTER
., S.J.D....................Professor of Law
..Professor of Law
.................Professor of Law
Doctor of Laws
..Professor of Law
--------............-...................... ... Professor of Law
LL.B.......................................... A associate
.Professor of Law
Professor of Law
Professor of Law
., LL.B ....--- -................................... Associate Professor of Law
, LL.B .............-.. .......... ......----.-... Associate Professor of Law
LL.B.................................................Associate Professor of Law
.A.. LL.B ................-................ ...Assistant Professor of Law
LL.B..................................... .... assistant
LL.B......-.....-- -..---.......--........ .--.......-....- Assistant
Professor of Law
Professor of Law
LL.M ................... ............. .................. ..... Professor of Law
The College of Law, founded in
909, began its work in the
Thomas Hall Dormi-
tory for men
, a graduate of
the University of
Michigan, who served from 1909 until 1912.
Building, erected in
W. Hughes served as Dean
was one of the first perma-
nent units on the campus.
to the deanship in
1915 and served in that capacity until
During his administra-
in the Association
as an "A" school by the American Bar Association in
of Law was opened
to women students in
quirements for admission were increased to require an academic degree.
In September of
the College of Law was dedicated
named in the memory of Nathan Philemon Bryan,
Chairman of the Board of Control at
the time of the founding of the College of Law, and former United States Senator and
United States Circuit Judge.
During the summer of
Also in 1941 the Law Library was built.
1948 the building which has housed the College of Law since
was completely renovated.
of the faculty
suite was added for the Dean and addi-
In the spring
a new wing was completed,
provides a library reading room seating
and a suite
versity of Florida Law Review.
The aim of the College is to impart a thorough, scientific, and practical knowledge
the ideals and
Its policy is
the emphasis of
as well as
perspective; skill in brief making,
as in giving legal information.
first and second semesters, but are not admitted to the summer session.
PROCEDURE FOR ADMISSION
to the College of Law
to file a
nA a is
Registrar on or before August
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18 for the first semester,
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COLLEGE OF LAW
have received a degree in arts or sciences in an accredited college or university.
Combination Courses.-Applicants who are eligible for a degree in a combined
course in the University of Florida or Florida State University upon the completion
of one year of work in the College of Law, will continue to be admitted to the Col-
lege of Law up
to and including the second semester of 1951
students will be admitted under the combined course program.
last two semesters of preparatory college work required for entrance in all instances
has failed to
or less of study
his or her last two semesters or less of pre-
paratory study by reason of his or her having been inducted into any branch of the
armed forces of the
United States during or after the month of January, 1940, and
Law Schools and
the American Bar
to qualify for the various
(For information as to procedure
benefits available to vet-
erans of World War II, consult the University Catalog.)
has not received a
have maintained a scholastic average of C or higher on all college work undertaken.
time of beginning
study of law,
qualified for admission
under the above stated requirements for beginning students and who has main-
trained a scholastic average of C or higher on all previous law school work undertaken,
who has received his degree in arts or sciences in a combination academic and law pro-
in an accredited
hours in tl
ie case of
of thirty hours.
up to but not exceeding a total
In no case will
credit be given for correspondence courses or other work not done
in an accredited law school.
from an accredited
school be admitted as a candidate for the LL.B. degree.
cap and gown,
is payable at the time of the filing of the candidate's applica-
tion for graduation.
University Catalog for the time and place of the payment of fees and
All communications or inquiries concerning housing, applications, deposit fees, and
rent payments in University Housing facilities should be sent to the Director of Housing,
with the property-owner for off-campus accommodations in private housing.
of Law recommends
dents refrain from
taking part-time employment during the first two semesters of study
employment at the
Scholarships.-No scholarship funds are available exclusively for law students.
University Catalog for information as to scholarship funds which may be made
available to law students.
Loan Funds.-The Senior Law Loan Fund, available to needy seniors in the College
was established by the Law Class of
1938 and has been increased by subsequent
Applications should be made to the Dean of the College of Law
the University Catalog
for information as to other
loan funds which may
be made available to law students.
The College of Law
conducts a summer session for students who have had one or
semesters of law
Beginning students are
Detailed information as to dates and courses is given in
mer Session which is usually published in April.
The faculty of
the College of Law feels that continuous law study throughout the
it is essential
work, and therefore strongly urges students who have been in continuous
two or more semesters not to attend the summer session.
REQUIREMENTS FOR DEGREES
All degrees are conferred by the Board
of Control at regular commencement exer-
All candidates for degrees are required
to be present at commencement exercises
the Bulletin of the Sum-
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1950, and all
attempted after February 4, 1950.
3. Completion of at least 90 weeks of study in residence in an accredited law school,
of which at least
56 must have been in
(In the case
least thirty weeks must have been completed in residence in this College.)
4. Completion of the last 28 credits and
the last 30 weeks of study in residence
unless other arrangements are made in advance by written petiti
approved by the faculty of the College of Law.
of superior scholarship
attainments the Bachelor of Law
eligible for consideration for the degree of Bachelor of Laws
With Honors the candidate
must have maintained an honor point average of 3.0 on all work attempted, and to
must have maintained
an honor point average of 3.5 on all
which work must include Legal Research or Law Review.
ADMISSION TO THE
presenting their diplomas and satisfactory eviden
that they are twenty-one years of age and of good moral character, the graduates of
College are licensed,
without examination, to practice in the courts of Florida.
STANDARDS OF THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION
Education and Admissions to
the Bar of the American
Association requests that attention be called to the Standards of the American Bar A
candidate for admission
to the bar, in
which shall require at least two years of study in a college as a condition of admi
three years of law study
(or longer if not a full-time course)
which shall have
body, and which shall not be operated as a commercial enterprise.
Library contains over
with accessions being made at thg
The program in Legal Research
is a specific attempt to relate the study
throughout the state, are used when available.
The student is required to do individual
and to present his findings in
of a legal memorandum.
pnization, and expression must be fully demonstrated before credit is earned.
The University of Florida Law
Review is published four times
a year by the student
assisted by the
Approximately half of the publication
is written by the students, and
written by specialists in various fields, is
edited by the
Emphasis as to subject-matter is on Florida
md federal law.
The work furnishes intensive training in research, organization, analy-
on the basis
past performance of
law review work.
to the Faculty
freshman year, credit can
Second-semester students are
ouraged to participate
as apprentices by way of training, in order to insure a place on
the staff, and perhaps on the
Editorial Board, in their junior and
is the student
the Florida State Bar
Association and open
to all members of the student body.
of the Bar to address
the law students
mittees which advise with the faculty on matters of common interest such as curriculum
and pre-law study.
Phi Alpha Delta,
and Phi Delta
and Phi Delta Delta, national legal sorority, have active chapters at the College.
Harrison Company Award.-Kooman, Florida Chancery Pleading and Pract
all his work in
A ward.-A dkins,
1 Company to the
the highest record
annotated, with Supplement,
is offered by the
Company to the
first year law
ent making the highest average in twenty-nine hours of law taken in this institution.
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ATTENDANCE-RULES OF DISCIPLINE
in his discretion,
that fact will
send an absen
be reported by
a course after two unexcused additi
ing such a warning notice.
All students are admitted subject to the rules of the
to discipline and any amendments thereof.
are set forth
in the Summer Session Bulletin.
registration fees will
dents registering any time after the specified registration period.
All students must adhere to the registration
procedure as ann<
places, but also payment of all fees.
is not permitted
course, exchange one course for another, or change sections in
An instructor will
from any class except after notification on the proper form from tl
he is nol
are set foi
No changes can be made after these dates except by p<
versity Senate Committee on Student Petitions after formal petition.
Minimum Load.-No student may register in
twelve credits nor more
credits of work without
dent who has failed a course cannot repeat it, except that in except
the Dean, in his discretion, may permit repetition of a failed course.
ginning in tl
fall semester of
study contemplates six si
the academic year, although effort;
the program to meet the needs of students entering in the spring semt
Integrated erouDs of
courses are offered in the first and second
rs as the number o
the instructor to th
:e to the student.
onal absences follow
:y of Florida relating
Dates for summer
dents are responsible
be charged for stu,
bounced by the Offi
ms at the designated
op a course, add a
same course without
the Registrar of th
dent to or drop hi
he Registrar's Offio
t properly register
rth in the University
permission of the U
any semester for le
permission from th
not repeat it. A st
emesters of work, bl
s are made to adj
id semesters. All st
are given at the end of each semester in all courses.
work is graded according to the following scale:
be changed t<
or be considered
No numerical grades are
of E in considering
the dates set in
record for graduation or in calculating averages.
The grade of Ew is given where a stu-
dent is dropped for non-attendance or unsatisfactory work.
by computing the ratio of honor points to semester hours of work attempted.
dent receives honor points according to the following scale:
A equals 4 honor points per
semester hour; B equals 3 honor points per semester hour; C equals 2 honor points per
semester hour; D
honor point per semester hour
per semester hour;
equals 0 honor point per
mester hour; X
(absent from examination)
equals 0 honor point per semester hour.
Probation and Exclusion
Rules.-University regulations provide that a student who
fails fifty per cent or more of his work in any term or semester,
will be suspended one
to the University
lapse of one semester except upon the approval of a formal petition to the
mittee on Student
A student who
has been dropped once and in any subse-
of attendance fails fifty per cent or more of his work, shall be suspended
for poor scholarship and not be eligible for readmission.
In addition to the
University exclusion rules, the following probation and exclusion
rules are applicable to all students attending the College of Law:
A student who fails to maintain a
1.8 honor point average for all work attempted
he is in
A student on
probation will be excluded at the end of the semester unless
he maintains a 2.0 honor point average in all work attempted in that semester, or has a
honor point average
in the total of
and all work
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under this rule will not be readmitted except by special action of the
f the College of Law.
les of I and X
will be considered as grades of E for the purpose of computing
passing grades, at which time the honor point average will be recomputed on the basis
the permanent grades and
the student restored
to good standing, continued on pro-
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LW. 300.-Equity I.
property; unjust enm
including specific p'
the injunction. Gle
performance and negative
nn and Redden, Cases
:es; suits to compel surrender of
luity; equitable jurisdiction over
specific performance through th
and Materials on Equity, and
ie use of
LW. 303.-Contracts, I.
third party beneficiaries; writings.
Fuller, Basic Contract
Assignment; performance and bre
Basic Contract Law.
LW. 306.-Domestic Relations.
nulment; divorce and separation.
LW. 308.-Procedure, I.
Prerequisite: LW. 303.
Jacobs, Cases on Domestic Relations, 2d edition.
Formerly "Common Law Pleading.
remedies, civil wrongs, and crimes. Case
" The actions; comparison of legal and equitable
*book to be selected.
LW. 309.-Property, I.
Emphasis on personal property;
of title; bailments; liens, and pledges.
graphed cases and comments.
and rights based thereon; acquisition
Cases on Property, 2d edition; mimeo-
LW. 312.-Property, II.
Introduction to law of real property; types of estates; origin and
methods of creating and transferring estates. Mimeographed materials.
LW. 321.-Torts, I.
Bases of liability for accidental harm including a study of earlier developments and
of bases other than fault; introduction to negligence, including a study of standards of
conduct, proof of breach, and causation. Shulman and James, Cases and Materials on
LW. 322.-Torts, II.
Additional study of negligence including defenses and damages recoverable; lia-
bility of occupiers and owners of land; liability arising from motor vehicle accidents;
defamation; certain intentional harms including assault and battery, false imprisonment,
and misuse of legal process. Shulman and James, Cases and Materials on Torts, and
Maloney's supplemental materials.
LW. 330.-Administrative Process.
Creation and operation of administrative agencies; constitutional limitations; the
Federal Administrative Procedure Act; rule making and adjudication; enforcement; ju-
dicial review. Gelhorn, Cases and Materials on Administrative Law, 2d edition.
401.-United States Constitutional Law, I.
Introduction to public law, emphasizing technique of analyzing opinions and con-
struing statutes; procedural steps in reaching the Supreme Court; basic aspects of the
governmental functions, procedural due process, interstate commerce, taxation, and
substantive due process; a glance at other federal functions. Dowling, Cases on Con-
stitutional Law, 4th edition.
habilitation; character evidence ;
real evidence; proof of execution
presumptions, and burden of proof
ency, privilege, examination, impeachment and re-
hearsay and the exceptions to its exclusion; opinion;
of writings; the "best-evidence" rule; judicial notice,
. Morgan and Maguire, Cases on Evidence, 2d edition.
A consideration from the points of view of the principal, the agent, the master, the
servant, and third parties, of the rights and liabilities, both in contract and in tort when
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snips. rrooilems aeal wltn tne agent s authority, express,
fiction; termination of agent's power; agent's liability
agent's rights as against each other; the undisclosed
Mechem, Cases and Materials on Agency, 3d edition.
on contract; principal's and
principal; vicarious liability.
at law and
accounting, subrogation, constructive tr
restitution for benefits conferred through]
tracts or contracts impossible to perform.
II, Restitution at Law and in Equity.
LW. 405.-Equity Pleading.
in equity, include
ist, and equitable
Durfee and Daw
ing quasi contract, equitable
e lien; choice of remedies;
duress, or under illegal con-
son, Cases on Remedies, Vol.
Pleading in equity; parties to and proceedings in a suit in equity; bills in equity;
motions, answers and replications; preparation of bills, motions, and answers. Selected
LW. 406.-Private Corporations.
Creation and citizenship; powers and liabilities; corporations and the state; foreign
corporations; practice in forming and conducting corporations, preparing by-laws, elect-
ing officers, and in conducting corporate business. Wormser and Crane, Cases and
Other Materials on Private Corporations.
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Titles and conveyancing; adverse possession; adverse user; recording acts; the
execution of deeds; covenants for title; after-acquired titles; covenants running with the
land; creation of easements and profits; licenses. Casebook to be selected.
Composition and jurisdiction of Florida judiciary; writs and appeals; major limita-
tions on legislative and executive action; procedural and substantive due process in
Florida; general and special laws; distinction between constitutional and statutory ad-
ministrative agencies; homesteads; boundaries and state jurisdiction; taxation and fi-
nance; counties and municipalities; miscellaneous limitations; amendments and consti-
tutional revision. Selected cases and materials.
LW. 413.-Procedure, II.
Formerly "Florida Civil Practice." Commencement of actions; joinder and con-
solidation of actions; locality; parties; process; appearance; special statutory proceed-
ings. Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Florida Common Law Rules of Civil Procedure,
and other materials to be selected.
Abstracts of title;
limitations acts pertai
corporations; the lien
description of land; records of title in Florida; curative acts and
ning to defects of title; the formal requisites of conveyances in
by married women; conveyances of homestead; conveyances by
of state and federal judgments; federal tax liens. Mimeographed
Historical background; insurable interest; representations, warranties, exceptions,
conditions; construction of contracts; application of contracts; waiver, estoppel, sub-
rogation; assignees, beneficiaries, creditors. Casebook to be selected.
Formation and nature of various types of unincorporated business organizations,
including partnerships, limited partnerships, joint stock companies, business trusts, and
defective corporations; partnerships at common law and under the Uniform Partnership
Act and Uniform Limited Partnership Act; partnership property, contracts, torts and
crimes; partnership by estoppel; rights of partnership creditors contrasted with rights of
creditors of individual partners; devices to reduce partnership risks; problems of non-
resident partners; termination of partnership; insolvency. Gilmore, Cases on the Law
of Partnership, 3d edition. Suggested reading, Crane on Partnership (Hornbook).
LW. 431.-Procedure IV.
Formerly "Appellate Procedure and Judgments"
state; writ of error and appeal; extraordinary writs.
. Judgments; appeals, federal and
Casebook to be selected.
LW. 435.-Equity II.
Torts including protect
personality, and of public and political inter
restitution and quasi-contractual recovery; eq
at law including interpleader, accounting, a
Cases and Materials on Equity, and Maloney,
on of rights in land, intangible
ests; rescission and reformation
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remedies against u
a Dills oI peace. uienn ana
Supplemental Florida Annota-
requisite: LW. 401.
A study of the allocation of
phasis on selected problems in ir
on Constitutional Law, 4th edition.
437.-Estates and Trusts, II.
the federal system with particular em-
srce and due process. Dowling, Cases
ly of the transferor; admissibility an
and satisfaction; termination of trusts.
effect of extrinsic
LW. 438.-Fiduciary Administration, II.
The Uniform Principal and Income Act.
the fiduciary in
vtion of interest, income, and expense in the administration of trusts and estates.
INature and purposes ot taxation, teaeral ana state; comparison oi property ana
ise taxes; tax jurisdiction; assessment procedures; methods of collecting taxes; reme-
s of taxpayers for illegal taxation. In addition to the general principles of taxation
presented in both state and federal cases, state tax law, including that of Florida, will
emphasized in this course. Brown, Cases and Materials on Taxation, and 1949 Sup-
Elements of federal tax procedure; the federal estate
federal taxation. Griswold, Cases and Materials on Federal
Prentice-Hall, Students Tax Law Service.
and gift taxes; research in
Taxation (3rd Ed. 1950);
General principles; non-compensatory damages; foreseeability; certainty; avoidable
ansequences; interest; value. Specific wrongs; torts; contracts; liquidated damages.
range, Cases on Damages, 2d edition.
LW. 503.-Public Utilities.
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LW. 504.-Municipal Corporations. 2 hours. 2 credits.
Nature of municipal corporations; how created, altered, dissolved, classified and
controlled; comparison of municipal, state, and federal governments; ordinances; police
power; regulation and abatement of nuisances; municipal regulation and licensing of
activities; municipal control of highways and rights of abutting owners; zoning and city
planning; municipal finance; home rule; initiative, referendum and recall; officers and
employees, their election, appointment, removal, and the merit system; rights and
remedies of citizens against city and officers, including injunctions, mandamus, and
damages for breach of contract and municipal torts; rights and remedies of city against
individuals and state. Seasongood, Cases on Municipal Corporations, 2d edition, an
LW. 505.-Federal Jurisdiction.
System of courts created under authority of the United States; jurisdiction; removal
of cases from state courts; substantive law applied by federal courts; appellate jurisdic-
tion. Dobie and Ladd, Cases on Federal Jurisdiction and Procedure.
LW. 506.-Negotiable Instruments.
The law of bills, notes, and checks; characteristics requisite for negotiability;
methods of negotiation; the holder in due course; equities and personal defenses; ab-
solute defenses; liability of parties; proceedings before and after dishonor; discharge;!
actions. Britton, Cases on Bills and Notes, 3d edition.
LW. 508.-Conflict of Laws.
Jurisdiction; sources of law and comity; remedies; rights of action; procedure; ob-l
ligations ex delicto and ex contract; personal relations; property inheritance; admin-.
istration of estates; judgments and obligations. Lorenzen, Cases on Conflict of Laws,
LW. 509.-Sales. 2 hours. 2 credits.
Title transfer under sales contracts, and price arrangements and formalities of sales
contracts; seller's lien, sales on approval, sale or return, and other devices of the la
designed to promote sales; fraudulent transfers; warranties; performance of sales con-
tracts; remedies of seller and buyer. Void, Cases on Sales, 2d edition.
A study of testamentary and inter vivos transmissions of mixed assets to achieve
defined results through differing periods of time and circumstance; conditional estates,
gifts to classes, powers, rule against perpetuities, and restraints on alienation. Leach,
Cases on Future Interests. 2d edition.
LW. 516.-Practice Court
Trial practice problems; the preparation and trial of cases.
LW. 518.-Procedure, Ill.
Formerly "Federal Rules." Complaint, defenses, motions, amendments, pre-trial
Historical background; judicial jurisdiction of maritime causes in actions in rem
and in personal in state and federal courts; waters subject to jurisdiction; torts; wrong-
ful death; contracts; what constitutes a vessel; limitations on state and federal legisla-
tion; sovereign immunity; maritime liens; rights of seamen, longshoremen and harbor
workers; carriage of goods under Harter Act and Hague Rules; charter parties; salvage;
general average; marine insurance; pilotage; towage; collision; limitation of liability.
Lord and Sprague, Cases on Admiralty, 2d edition. Suggested reading, Robinson on Ad-
Oral surety promises under statute of frauds; rights, duties, liabilities, and defenses
of principal, creditor, surety, cosurety, subsurety, third party beneficiaries and strangers
to the contract; surety's rights prior to payment, including righ'
right to compel creditor to proceed against principal or princip
operation; surety's rights after payment, including reimbursement,
tribution; surety's defenses, including change of creditor or pri
absence of principal obligation, set-off and counterclaim of princip
by act of creditor or operation of law, tender of payment and alter
on Suretyship. Suggested reading, Restatement of Security.
t to notice of default,
al's property, and ex-
subrogation, and con-
al, release of principal
ration. Simpson, Cases
LW. 533.-Labor Law.
theories regarding rights and liabilities involved in
)n self-help; strike, boycott, picketing; statutory
d employees: the trade agreement. Landis and 1M
Law, 2d edition, with supplement.
rights and liabilities of
lanoff, Cases on Labor
LW. 534.-Corporate Reorganization.
Merger, consolidation, and termination of corporations; reorg;
ial supervision; reorganization in equity and under Chapter X o
some federal tax aspects of reorganization. Casebook to be selected.
if the Bankruptcy
LW. 536.-- Security
Real property mortga
gages, conditional sales, ai
7' LW. 537.-Office F
A practical study of
f a law office; instruct
needs, mortgages, condition
ents. McCarty, Law Of
Creation of an aware
rand law: views of creat n
ges; personal property security, including pledges, chattel mort-
nd trust receipts. Osborne, Cases on Property Security.
the daily work of the lawyer in the conduct and management
on and practice in the drafting and preparation of contracts,
rnal sales, mechanics' liens, leases, wills, and other legal instru-
'fice Management; selected Practicing Law Institute materials.
in Legal Philosophy.
ness of concepts, with emphasis on the interrelation of justice
hilnosnhers on law as one asnect of their nhilosoDhical systems:
Comparative Commercial Law.
A study of the formal sources of
countries; a brief survey of the basic
judicial systems of selected Latin-Amet
signed to acquaint students with some
transactions with Civil Law countries.
Latin-American countries in a manner
of and familiarity with some of the
lawyers or businessmen.
Materials to be assigned.
law in western European and Latin American
constitutional concepts and organization of the
rican countries; statutes, cases and readings de-
of the legal questions which arise in commercial
Emphasis will be placed on the legal systems of
designed to give the student an understanding
concepts basic to dealings with Latin-American;
united to students in their fifth or sixth semesters,
541.-Taxation III. 2 hours.
and LW. 442 (Taxation II).
Prerequisites: LW. 441
trials on Federal
income tax; research in federal taxation. Griswold, Cases and Ma-
Taxation (3rd Ed. 1950); Prentice-Hall, Students Tax Law Service.
LW. 546.-Seminar in Legislative Drafting.
site: LW. 401 and LW. 411, or permission of
background: LW. 436 and LW. 504.
Study of the legislative function in operation and
ment and present status of statute law relative to other
of legislative research; legal phraseology; technique of
specific drafting problems, with emphasis on current
by members of the class. Selected materials.
2 hours. 2 credits. Prerequi-
instructor. Recommended asl
its part in government; develop
types of law; nature and purpose
bill-drafting. Intensive work or
Florida law, will be undertaker
LW. 590.-Law Review. 1 credit per semester.
Intensive training in research on specific practical problems in Florida and federal:
organizing and editing for publication; style in legal writing. Limited, with oa
out credit, to students who have completed their first semester and whose average
.1 previous law courses attempted is at least 2.0 at time of undertaking law review
. Limited for credit to juniors and seniors who have an honor-point average of a
3.0 either in preceding semester or in all previous law courses attempted, or whi
had one semester of satisfactory training, without credit, under Research Editor.
LW. 601.-Legal Research.
to 6 credits.
Training in the technique of legal research and writing; creative work is done I
connection with specific legal problems.
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