News & Publications

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May 22, 1995 Marc J. Poster
For Your Eyes Only – California’s System for Depublication of Decisions, L.A. Daily Journal (May 22, 1995).
Jun 01, 1994 Robin Meadow
Heirs Unapparent

(Co-Author) Los Angeles Lawyer (June 1994) (Note: The California Supreme Court cited this article in Estate of Joseph (1998) 17 Cal.4th 203, 210.)

May 07, 1993 Marc J. Poster
Motions for New Trial – A Procedural Minefield, L.A. Daily Journal (May 7, 1993).
Mar 01, 1993 Robin Meadow
Taking Care of the Record on Appeal

(Co-Author) Los Angeles Lawyer (March 1993)

Dec 01, 1992 Kent L. Richland
Taming the Odds: Increasing the Chances of Getting Relief from the Supreme Court (Winter 1992) California Litigation. Reprinted in Fall 1996 as “One of the Best Articles of the Decade.”
May 01, 1992 Robin Meadow
Appealability of Trial Court Orders

Los Angeles Lawyer (May 1992)

May 01, 1991 Robin Meadow
Summary Judgment Motions

Los Angeles Lawyer (May 1991)

Jan 01, 1991
Introduction in The Victorian Achievement of Sir Henry Maine (Cambridge Univ. Press 1991) pp. 1-27.

The Victorian Achievement of Sir Henry Maine (Cambridge Univ. Press 1991)

Jan 01, 1991
Fictions, equity and legislation: Maine’s three agencies of legal change in The Victorian Achievement of Sir Henry Maine (Cambridge Univ. Press 1991) pp. 242-255.

The Victorian Achievement of Sir Henry Maine (Cambridge Univ. Press 1991)

Aug 01, 1990 Kent L. Richland
Depublish or Perish: Why Depublication is Good for the California Judicial System (Sept. 1990) Los Angeles Lawyer, pp. 1-7.

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