James J. Kelly

Notre Dame Law School

Clinical Professor of Law

P.O. Box 780

Notre Dame, IN 46556-0780

United States

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

'We Shall Not Be Moved': Urban Communities, Eminent Domain and the Socioeconomics of Just Compensation

St. John's Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 923, 2006
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 May 2006
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 252 (85,991)
Citation 1

Abstract:

eminent domain, urban redevelopment, property rules, liability rules, just compensation, socioeconomics

2.

Refreshing the Heart of the City: Vacant Building Receivership as a Tool for Neighborhood Revitalization and Community Empowerment

Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law, Vol. 13, p. 210, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2016
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 246 (82,378)

Abstract:

urban revitalization, receivership, code enforcement, vacant properties

3.

Land Trusts that Conserve Communities

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 69, 2009, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-23
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2016
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 236 (84,991)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Community Land Trusts, Alasdair MacIntyre, virtue ethics, community, land, permanently affordable homes, community gardens, community governance, Amartya Sen, social capital, individualism, instrumentalism, community development

4.

Homes Affordable for Good: Covenants and Ground Leases as Long-Term Resale Restriction Devices

St. Louis University Public Law Review, Vol. 29, p. 9, 2009
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2010
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 166 (125,706)
Citation 1

Abstract:

permanently affordable homeownership, Community Land Trusts, Inclusionary Zoning, covenants, ground leases, invalid restraints on alienation, rule against perpetuities, preemptive options, inalienability

5.

Maryland's Affordable Housing Land Trust Act

Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law, Vol. 19, p. 345, Spring/Summer 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
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Bringing Clarity to Title Clearing: Tax Foreclosure and Due Process in the Internet Age

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 63, 2008, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-3
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 18 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 107 (177,457)

Abstract:

due process, notice and opportunity to be heard, tax foreclosure, constitutional safe harbor, rules, standards, pliability rules

7.

Inclusionary Housing on a Global Basis

Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law, Vol. 20, p. 261, 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 87 (215,214)

Abstract:

Inclusionary Housing, Inclusionary Zoning, Affordable Housing, Land Use

8.

Article 27 and Mexican Land Reform: The Legacy of Zapata's Dream

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 25, p. 541, 1994
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 83 (216,792)

Abstract:

indigenous land tenure, land reform, inalienability

9.

Taming Eminent Domain

Shelterforce, Spring 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Sep 2008
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 76 (248,235)
Citation 1

Abstract:

eminent domain, urban redevelopment, relocation, displacement, Urban Renewal, community empowerment

10.

Reaching Backward and Stretching Forward: Teaching for Transfer in Law School Clinics

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 64, No. 2, November 2014, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1437
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2014
Independent, Ave Maria School of Law, Notre Dame Law School, Washburn University School of Law and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 69 (227,541)

Abstract:

clinical legal education, transfer, learning, retention, cognitive science, backward-reaching, stretching-forward, hugging, bridging, seminar, supervision

11.

Sustaining Neighborhoods of Choice: From Land Bank(ing) to Land Trust(ing)

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 3, 2015, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1520
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2015
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
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12.

A Continuum In Remedies: Reconnecting Vacant Houses to the Market

St. Louis University Public Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2013, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1440
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 61 (244,526)

Abstract:

code enforcement, vacant houses, tax foreclosure, land banking, vacant building receivership, pliability rules

13.

Just, Smart: Civil Rights Protections and Market-Sensitive Vacant Property Strategies

Center for Community Progress (2014), Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1439
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2016
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 39 (290,736)

Abstract:

vacant houses, code enforcement, land banking, civil rights, equal protection, 42 USC 1982, Fair Housing Act, neighborhood markets, housing, racial discrimination

14.

'All Good Things Flow . . .': Rule of Law, Public Goods, and the Divided American Metropolis

64 Emory L.J. Online 2017 (2014), Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1444
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2014
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 35 (322,461)

Abstract:

rule of law, public goods, order maintenance, Broken Windows, Tieboutian sorting, urban, suburban, decentralization, fiscal austerity

15.

Sharing the Wealth

Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law, Vol. 22, p. 21, 2013, Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 1448
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 34 (356,976)

Abstract:

community economic development, transactional lawyering, clinical law text

16.

Affirmatively Furthering Neighborhood Choice: Vacant Property Strategies and Fair Housing

University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 46, 2016, Notre Dame Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1616
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2016
James J. Kelly Jr.
Notre Dame Law School
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Abstract:

Fair Housing, Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing, vacant properties, disparate impact, code enforcement, land banking