Christopher K. Odinet

Southern University Law Center

Horatio C. Thompson Assistant Professor of Law

P.O. Box 9294

Baton Rouge, LA 70813

United States

http://www.sulc.edu

University of Iowa - College of Law

Visiting Professor

Melrose and Byington

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Testing the Reach of UCC Article 9: The Question of Tax Credit Collateral in Secured Transactions

64 South Carolina Law Review 143 (2012)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2016
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 213 (74,422)

Abstract:

property, non-traditional property, UCC, uniform commercial code, article 9, UCC 9, secured financing, security devices, security rights, secured transactions, comparative law, commercial law, property, personal property, intangible, general intangible, payment intangible, collateral

2.

Banks, Break-Ins, and Bad Actors in Mortgage Foreclosure

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 4, 2015
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Jul 2015
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 188 (105,952)

Abstract:

mortgage, property, real estate, foreclosure, real estate finance, lending, predatory, contractors, homeownership, contract law, creditor, debtor, bank, financial institutions, CFPB, robo-signing, Dodd-Frank, national mortgage settlement

3.

Payday Lenders, Vehicle Title Loans, and Small-Value Financing: The CFPB's Proposal to Regulate the Fringe Economy

133 Banking Law Journal 263, June 2015
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jun 2015
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 56 (212,609)

Abstract:

banking, fringe economy, consumer protection, lending, financing, predatory lending

4.

Towards a Convention for the International Sale of Real Property: Challenges, Commonalities, and Possibilities

Quinnipiac Law Review, Vol. 29, p. 841, 2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2012
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 48 (308,590)

Abstract:

international law, real property, CISG, China, France, mortgages, financing, security devices, civil law, common law, mixed jurisdiction, sales, contract formalities

5.

Fairness, Equity, and a Level Playing Field: Development Goals for the Resilient City

Idaho Law Review, Vol. 50, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 May 2014
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 37 (319,421)

Abstract:

property law, land use, special districts, property taxes, local government, economic development, real estate, competition, municipality, resilient city, resiliency, great recession, PILOT, payment in lieu of taxes, tax increment financing districts, public incentives, public private partnerships

6.

Super-Liens to the Rescue? A Case Against Special Districts in Real Estate Finance

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 72, 2015
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 01 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2015
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 28 (339,941)

Abstract:

common interest communities, property law, real property, liens, community development, commercial law, mortgages, taxing districts, public-private partnerships, real estate, finance, lending, banks, developers, cities, municipalities, incentives, homeownership

7.

Laying to Rest an Ancien RĂ©gime: Antiquated Institutions in Louisiana Civil Law and Their Incompatibility with Modern Public Policies

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1367, 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 24 (409,125)

Abstract:

property, French law, Roman law, Civil law, common law, conservation, preservation, wetlands, commerce, economic development, land use, land-use, property rights, public policy

8.

The Perils of Primacy: Successor Liability for Lenders Turned Declarants in Louisiana Common Interest Communities

74 Louisiana Law Review 777 (2014)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 13 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 23 May 2014
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 14 (454,465)

Abstract:

Covenants, CCRS, building restrictions, property, comparative law, civil law, common law, mortgages, UCC article 9, uniform commercial code, security devices, secured transactions, contracts, obligations, debt, financing, real estate, secured lending, banking, common interest communities

9.

Commerce, Commonality, and Contract Law: Legal Reform in a Mixed Jurisdiction

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 75, 2015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Mar 2015
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 11 (409,125)

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10.

Foreclosure Trustees as Non Debt Collectors

40 Real Property Law Reporter 10 (Cal CEB Jan. 2017)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Sep 2017
Roger Bernhardt and Christopher K. Odinet
Golden Gate University - School of Law and Southern University Law Center
Downloads 0 (400,316)

Abstract:

Ho, debt collectors, FDCPA

11.

Consumer Bitcredit and Marketplace Lending

Alabama Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 10 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2017
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
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Abstract:

bit credit, digital, lending, banking, consumers, small businesses, fintech, non-banks, lenders, mortgages, CFPB, consumer protection, SEC, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, credit, access, unbanked, underbanked, machine-learning, loans, underwriting, consumer complaints, privacy, commerce

12.

Regulating Debt Collection

Review of Banking and Financial Law, 2017, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2017
Christopher K. Odinet and Roederick C. White Sr.
Southern University Law Center and Southern University Law Center
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Abstract:

debt collection, debt, credit, consumer, bank, CFPB, regulation, consumer protection, lending, borrowing, creditor, debtor, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, administrative law, financial institutions

13.

Amicus Curiae Brief in Gelboim v. Bank of America (Libor Manipulation Litigation) on Behalf of Financial Markets Law Professors in Support of Plaintiffs-Appellants

Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-37, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-40, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-08, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-231, University of Toledo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-05, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 355
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
University of San Diego School of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, University of Toledo - College of Law, Mississippi College - School of Law, Cornell University - Law School, University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Texas Southern University - Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Southern University Law Center, Florida International University College of Law and Wake Forest University School of Law
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Abstract:

LIBOR, London Interbank Offer Rate, LIBOR Manipulation, antitrust, financial markets, derivatives, derivatives markets, OTC derivatives, OTC derivatives markets, over-the-counter derivatives, over-the-counter derivatives markets, antitrust injury, Bank of America, Gelboim, amicus, corporate finance

14.

Of Progressive Property and Public Debt

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 51, No. 1101, 2016
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
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Abstract:

Bankruptcy, Property Theory, Progressive Property, Debt, Insolvency, Chapter 9, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rican Crisis, Financial Crisis, Bonds, Secured Credit, Sovereign Debt, Human Rights, Human Dignity, Taxation, Local Government Law, Colonialism

15.

BitProperty and Commercial Credit

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 94, No. 649, 2017
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2017
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
Downloads 0 (262,952)

Abstract:

Digital Property, Virtual Assets, Real Property, Real Estate, Personal Property, Secured Lending, Secured Credit, UCC 9, Uniform Commercial Code, Article 9, Bitcoin, SecondLife, Youtube, social Media, Facebook, Twitter, Virtual Worlds, General Intangibles, Leveraged Capital, Lending

16.

Community Collateral: Security Rights in Common Interest Community Declarations

Probate and Property, Volume 30, Number 4, 2016
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Christopher K. Odinet and Randy P. Roussel
Southern University Law Center and Phelps Dunbar LLP
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Abstract:

Secured Lending, Real Estate, Property Law, Common Interest Communities, Homeowners Association, Condominium Association, Timeshare, Cooperative, Banks, Lending, Developers, Housing, Credit

17.

Fiscal Policy and Urban Growth Challenges: US Perspectives on Property Tax Reform in Warsaw

61 Studia Iuridica (2016)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2016
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
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Abstract:

Warsaw, urban development, planning, special districts, local government, land use, real estate, Study Space, economic development

18.

Gay Marriage and the Problem of Property

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 847, 2016
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2016
Andrea Beauchamp Carroll and Christopher K. Odinet
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge - Paul M. Hebert Law Center and Southern University Law Center
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Abstract:

gay marriage, property, debt, family law, real estate, planning, wills, spouses, community property, credit, consumer, commercial, equality, constitutional rights, same-sex marriage

19.

The Use of Bank Contractors in Mortgage Foreclosure: Contractual Considerations and Liability Concerns

Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, American Bar Association, 29 Probate & Property (Jan./Feb. 2015)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
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20.

The Unfinished Business of Dodd-Frank: Reforming the Mortgage Contract

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 653, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Christopher K. Odinet
Southern University Law Center
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Abstract:

Property, Security Rights, Mortgage, Contract, Consumer, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, insurance, private label market, secondary market, securitization, 2008 crisis, financial crisis, foreclosures, abuse, fraud, consumer protection, finance and the law