W. William Weeks

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Director, Conservation Law Center, Inc., Adjunct Professor

211 S. Indiana Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

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Hicks v. Dowd, Conservation Easements, and the Charitable Trust Doctrine: Setting the Record Straight

Wyoming Law Review, Vol. 10, p. 73, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
Nancy A. McLaughlin and W. William Weeks
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 387 (75,237)

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conservation easement, cypres, attorney general, Hicks v. Dowd, Salzburg v. Dowd, charitable gift, charitable trust, perpetuity, conservation easement enforcement, conservation easement termination, conservation easement amendment

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In Defense of Conservation Easements: A Response to 'The End of Perpetuity'

Wyoming Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 24 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2013
Nancy A. McLaughlin and W. William Weeks
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 257 (118,129)

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Hicks, conservation easement, conservation servitude, perpetuity, cy pres, amendment, extinguishment, impairment of contract, separation of powers

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Climate Change Challenges for Land Conservation: Rethinking Conservation Easements, Strategies, and Tools

Stanford Public Law Working Paper, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 398, University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-004
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 09 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2018
University of Miami - School of Law, University of Denver Sturm College of Law (deceased), University of Wisconsin-Madison, Environmental Defense Fund, Stanford Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Salzburg v. Dowd: Another Look

Wyoming Lawyer, Vol. 33, No. 50, 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 07 Aug 2010
Nancy A. McLaughlin and W. William Weeks
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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conservation easement, perpetuity, termination, attorney general, cy pres, amendment

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ABA RPTE Conservation Easement Task Force Report: Recommendations Regarding Conservation Easements and Federal Tax Law

53 Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal, Fall 2018/Winter 2019 , University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 313
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 31 May 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2019
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Holland & Knight LLP, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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conservation easements, in perpetuity, perpetuity, federal tax incentives, 170(h), federal deduction for easement donations, amendments, discretionary consents, valuation

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A Tradable Conservation Easement for Vulnerable Conservation Objectives

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 74, p. 229 (2011), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 198
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2013
W. William Weeks
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 32 (455,677)

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conservation, conservation easement, conservation purposes, conservation values, climate change, perpetual, cy pres, charitable trust, qualifying conservation contribution, extinguishment

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Cloudy Sky Over the Range: Whose Home and Why it Matters

RANCHING WEST OF THE 100TH MERIDIAN: CULTURE, ECOLOGY AND ECONOMICS, Richard L. Knight, ed., Island Press, pp. 219-231, 2002
Posted: 05 Feb 2009
W. William Weeks
Indiana University Maurer School of Law

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Beyond the Ark

BEYOND THE ARK, Island Press, 1997
Posted: 05 Feb 2009
W. William Weeks
Indiana University Maurer School of Law

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land conservation, ecosystem approach to conservation, conservation planning, conservation management