Michael Allan Wolf on U.S. Supreme Court Real Property Decisions - 2012 and Looking Ahead (PDF)
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The general editor of Powell on Real Property, Michael Allan Wolf, analyzes a broad range of cases related to property that reached the U.S. Supreme Court during its 2011-2012 Term. This analysis was adapted from the annual Supreme Court Update feature of Powell on Real Property and includes Professor Wolf's look ahead to the 2012-2013 Term.
Michael Allan Wolf is the Richard E. Nelson Chair in Local Government Law at the Levin College of Law, University of Florida. Professor Wolf — who received his B.A. degree from Emory University, his J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center, and his A.M. (History) and Ph.D. (History of American Civilization) degrees from Harvard University — joined the University of Florida faculty in 2003. He previously taught at the University of Richmond and Oklahoma City University. He teaches and writes in the areas of property, land use planning, local government, takings, environmental, and constitutional law, and in American history/American studies.
In addition to serving as General Editor of Powell on Real Property and Powell on Real Property: Michael Allan Wolf Desk Edition, Professor Wolf is the author of The Zoning of America: Euclid v. Ambler (University Press of Kansas, 2008) and The Supreme Court and the Environment: The Reluctant Protection (CQ Press/Sage 2012), co author (with Charles M. Haar) of Land Use Planning and the Environment: A Casebook (ELI, 2010), and editor of and contributor to Strategies for Environmental Success in an Uncertain Judicial Climate (ELI, 2005). He is also the co-author (with Daniel Mandelker) of the forthcoming edition of Mandelker and Wolf, Land Use Law (LexisNexis Matthew Bender, 6th Edition). He has written more than forty articles, essays, and book chapters in law, economic development, planning, and historical journals and books; and his commentaries have been featured in national newspapers and on National Public Radio. A member of the Florida Bar, Professor Wolf has testified several times before Congress; helped draft state legislation; and advised local, state, and federal officials in the area of urban redevelopment.
Professor Wolf can be reached at email@example.com.
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