8/4/12 Gil's LotD: In rem jurisdiction In rem jurisdiction is the power a court has over property when the property itself is responsible.

2/19/12 Gil's LotD: Captain of the ship Does the captain have to be the last one off the ship by law?


1/12/12 Gil's LotD: Peppercorn A peppercorn is a token cost put into a contract to obscure the actual amount of consideration given.

11/7/11 Gil's LotD: Feist v. Rural Feist v. Rural established that copyrights require some creativity.

10/5/11 Gil's LotD: Trial by combat Trial by combat hasn't been explicitly outlawed in the United States yet!

4/11/07 Gil's LotD

4/11/07 Gil's LotD Help put an end to American Idol and vote for the worst! Indiana once came close to passing a law stating pi was 3.

5/3/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD Law on Gilligan's Island The history of the batmobile


4/2/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's LotD It's a rhombicosidodecahedron, a shape with 20 triangular faces, 12 pentagonal faces and 30 square faces Whoops, too late, no money for you. An expired offer to settle with Creative Labs


3/13/05 Gil's LotD

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