The Mirror Image Conflicts Case

Charles R. Haworth and Robert Oliver Lesley
Since the 1969 decision of the Missouri Supreme Court in Kennedy v. Dixon, adopting for Missouri the Restatement (Second) of Conflict of Laws, approach to tort choice-of-law cases, only two Missouri cases have raised what can be characterized as difficult tort choice-of-law problems. One of these cases, Griggs v. Riley, presented the Missouri Court of Appeals for the St. Louis District with a factual situation that, when considered by courts…

Antitrust Enforcement in the United States: Market Structure Versus Market Conduct

William H. Barrett, Manley R. Irwin and Sandra K. Stratton
First, we will review the basic tenets of the two underlying “schools” of antitrust policy, the structuralist and conduct⁄performance Schools. Secondly, we will survey the records of both private and public antitrust enforcement and review the advantages and disadvantages of each. Thirdly, we will argue that an alternative to present antitrust enforcement responsibilities and practices is necessary, and suggest that establishing a Federal Industrial Reorganization Commission may be the only…

Civil Rights and Arbitration

Irving Kovarsky and John M. Wolff Jr.
One area of arbitration in need of close scrutiny today is the civil rights arena. For the purposes of this Article, the meaning of “civil rights” is limited to situations involving employer or union discrimination on the basis of race, religion, nationality, sex, or age. While employers and unions generally respect and abide by arbitration awards in civil rights disputes, do employee grievants find—and should they find—equal comfort? Although I…

Interstate Land Sales Regulations