Ernest Metzger

University of Glasgow - School of Law

Douglas Professor of Civil Law

Stair Building

5 - 8 The Square

Glasgow, Scotland G12 8QQ

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

An Outline of Roman Civil Procedure

Roman Legal Tradition, 9 (2013), pp. 1-30.
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman Law, Civil Procedure

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Roman Judges, Case Law, and Principles of Procedure

Law and History Review, Vol. 22, pp. 243-75, 2004
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Savigny, Roman law, iudex, precedent, case law

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Adam Smith's Historical Jurisprudence and the 'Method of the Civilians'

Loyola Law Review, Vol 56, pp. 1-31, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Adam Smith, Roman law, Scotland

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Obligations in Classical Procedure

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Feb 2009
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Roman civil procedure, Legal history

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Remedy of Prohibition Against Roman Judges in Civil Trials

PROCEEDING OF THE EIGHTEENTH BRITISH LEGAL HISTORY CONFERENCE, J. Getzler, ed., 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 May 2009
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Roman judges, Judges' liability, Civil procedure

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Lawsuits in Context

BEYOND DOGMATICS. LAW AND SOCIETY IN THE ROMAN WORLD, J. W. Cairns, P. du Plessis, eds., pp. 187-205, Edinburgh, 2007.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Murecine, Puteoli, Pompeii, civil procedure, vadimonium

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Actions

A Companion to Justinian's Institutes, London & Ithaca, 1998 (postprint)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Justinian, Actions, Civil procedure

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Having an Audience with the Magistrate

SPACES OF JUSTICE IN THE ROMAN WORLD, F. de Angelis and W. Harris, eds., 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 May 2009
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Civil procedure, in iure

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Roman Law

Ernest Metzger, ‘Roman Law’, in: Y. Kasai and V. Cazzato, eds., Koten no Chosen, Tokyo: Chisen Shokan, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2021
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Adam Smith and Roman Servitudes

Tijdschrift voor Rechtsgeschiedenis, Vol. 72, 327-57, 2004
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Adam Smith, natural jurisprudence, historical jurisprudence, Roman law, Cocceius, Cocceji

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Remarks on David Daube’s Lectures on Sale, with Special Attention to the Liber Homo and Res Extra Commercium

DAVID DAUBE: A CENTENARY CELEBRATION, Chapter 7, pp. 101-126, E. Metzger, ed., Glasgow: Traditio Iuris Romani, 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jun 2011
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, emptio venditio, sale, liber homo, res extra commercium, University of Aberdeen

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Clytaemnestra's Watchman on the Roof

Eranos, Vol. 103, No. 1, pp. 38-47, 2005
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2008
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Aeschylus, Agamemnon, watchman, roof, skene, staging

13.

The Current View of the Extra-Judicial Vadimonium

Zeitschrift der Savigny-Stiftung für Rechtsgeschichte, romanistische Abteilung, vol. 117, pp. 133-178, 2000
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Vadimonium, Civil procedure

14.

Acquisition of Living Things by Specification

Edinburgh Law Review, Vol. 8, pp. 112-115, 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Human tissue, cell lines, ownership, specificatio, Roman law

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Agree to Disagree: Local Jurisdiction in the Lex Irnitana

JUDGE AND JURIST: ESSAYS IN MEMORY OF LORD RODGER OF EARLSFERRY, A. Burrows, D. Johnston, R. Zimmermann, eds., pp. 207-225, Oxford, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Roman civil procedure, jurisdiction

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Postscript on Nova Species and Kinloch Damph v. Nordvik Salmon Farms Ltd.

Roman Legal Tradition, Vol. 2, pp. 115-121, 2004
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Oct 2008
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Human tissue, cell line, specification, Roman law

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The Buyer Who Wants to Pay More

Roman Legal Tradition, Vol. 3, pp., 115-122, 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Oct 2008
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, emptio venditio, locatio conductio, consensus

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Quare? Argument in David Daube, after Karl Popper

Roman Legal Tradition, Vol. 2, pp. 27-58, 2004
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Oct 2008
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Karl Popper, David Daube, Roman law

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Absent Parties and Bloody-Minded Judges

MAPPING THE LAW. ESSAYS IN MEMORY OF PETER BIRKS, A. Burrows & A. Rodger, eds., pp. 455-473, Oxford, 2006.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jan 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, Roman civil procedure, Litem suam facere

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Cum Servo Agere

INTER CIVES NECNON PEREGRINOS, J. Hallebeek, M. Schermaier, R. Fiori, E. Metzger, & J.-P. Coriat, eds., pp. 533-543, Göttingen, 2014.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Mar 2016
Ernest Metzger
University of Glasgow - School of Law
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Roman law, lex Irnitana, slavery