Jonathan M. Zasloff

Jonathan M. Zasloff

Professor of Law
B.A. Yale, 1987
J.D. Yale, 1993
M.Phil. International Relations, Cambridge, 1988
M.A. History, Harvard, 1990
Ph.D. Harvard, 2000
UCLA Law faculty since 1998

J. Zasloff

An analysis of property as a social institution and particularly of the dynamics of the system for recognizing and protecting competing claims to resources. Major problem areas to be studied include...

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J. Zasloff

The First Year Epstein Program Workshop is designed to provide students with an overview of public interest practice. Through readings, guest speakers, and class discussion, students gain familiarity...

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J. Zasloff

Over the course of two millennia, the Jewish people developed a complex and intricate legal tradition that concerned both traditional religious matters but also standard civil law issues such as...

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This MLI class will consider the politics and history of the planning of American cities, in particular by focusing on the career of America’s most (in)famous planner: Robert Moses. At mid-century,...

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In this course, we will study the legal regulation of the urban environment. Developers, environmentalists, homeowners, interest groups and other political actors are constrained and empowered by a...

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This Perspectives course will involve a close reading and intensive study of Pirkei Avot, a section of the Talmud, whose focus is proper ethical behavior and the role of humanity in creating a just...

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S. Bray / J. Zasloff

The Great Recession of 2008-2010 caused many thoughtful observers to wonder whether modern economic thought has made a fundamental error: could individual self-interest serve adequately as a basis...

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Water law presents a unique mix of federal and state regulatory regimes over a resource that is scarce yet ubiquitous and, of course, essential to life. In this course, we will consider different...

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J. Stein / J. Zasloff

The California Environmental Legislation and Policy Clinic would expose students to the workings of the California Legislature, and Sacramento in general, and to the unique role attorneys can play in...

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