Law Notes

Reports to the Arkansas Bar by the Faculty of the University of Arkansas School of Law.

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Howard Brill

The Arkansas Code of Judicial Conduct of 2009

With its Per Curiam Order of April 23, 2009, the Supreme Court brought closure to a two year process, and adopted a new Code of Judicial Conduct, effective July 1, 2009. The Code, now binding on all Arkansas judges and judicial candidates, is […]

“For such a time as this”: Bible Verses for Law School Deans

From August 23, 2005, through June 30, 2006, I served as the interim Dean of the Law School of the University of Arkansas. It was not a position that I sought; it followed from the premature and sudden death of my friend and thirty-year colleague Dean […]

Arkansas Law of Damages, Fifth Edition Chapter 30: Real Property

In the instance of negligently caused damage to land, the initial question is whether the injury is permanent or temporary. Established case law states that if the value of the property destroyed depends upon its connection with the soil, the […]