286.5A sec. 1 - SelectedTopics in Federal Indian Law (Spring 2014)
"Selected Topics in Federal Indian Law"
Instructor: Curtis Berkey
Instructor: Rovianne A. Leigh (view instructor's teaching evaluations)
Instructor: Scott Williams
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Meeting Time: W 3:35-5:25
Meeting Location: 111
Course Start: January 08, 2014
Course Control Number (Non-1Ls): 49921
This seminar addresses a variety of contemporary theoretical and practical issues in federal Indian law, including natural and cultural resources associated with Indian lands, environmental regulation, water rights, economic development and gaming, and representation of Indian tribes in the state and region. Students are required to prepare a substantial paper. Readings are assigned to provide students with a legal and factual background on actual disputes in Indian country. Class sessions are devoted to discussion of analysis, and various approaches to resolution of the disputes
Recommended prerequisite court: Federal Indian Law
Exam Notes: P
Course Category: Public Law and Policy
This course is cross-listed in the following categories:
Advocacy Skills Courses
Jurisprudence and Social Policy (JSP)
Legal Theory and History
Litigation and Procedure
Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
Social Justice and Public Interest
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