Law Notes

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

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William Prettyman

The Landlord Protection Act, Arkansas Code § 18-17-101 et seq.

In the last legislative session the Legislature passed, apparently with little discussion or criticism, what is alleged to be a new landlord-tenant act. As will be detailed in this article the act would better be titled “The Landlord Protection Act.” The Residential Landlord and Tenant […]

The Persistent Problem of Ex Parte Orders Under Arkansas Rule 65

I have heard attorneys complaining about ex parte orders since I began practicing in Arkansas. With nine years of practice in the state, I now have my own set of ex parte horror stories.  I also have the added perspective […]