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Logue, Kyle D.

Wade H. and Dores M. McCree Collegiate Professor of Law

408 Hutchins Hall
734.936.2207
E-mail klogue@umich.edu
Kyle D. Logue is a leading scholar and teacher in the fields of insurance, tax, and torts. In his scholarship and teaching, Prof. Logue uses insights from economics, psychology, and other disciplines to shed light on issues relating to the allocation, regulation, and fair distribution of risk in society. His recent research includes work on how private insurance contracts regulate individual and commercial behavior and on how public law regulates the behavior of insurance companies. Prof. Logue is the co-author of a leading casebook on insurance law and policy and is one of the Reporters for the ALI Principles of Liability Insurance Project. Prof. Logue, who served as the Law School's associate dean for academic affairs from 2006 to 2008, is the Wade H. and Dores M. McCree Collegiate Professor of Law. Logue earned his BA, summa cum laude, from Auburn University in 1987, where he was a National Harry S. Truman Scholar and a Phi Kappa Phi Scholar. He received his JD from Yale Law School, where he was an Olin Scholar in Law and Economics and an articles editor of the Yale Law Journal. Before beginning his career as a professor at Michigan, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. Patrick E. Higginbotham of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and worked as attorney for the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan in Atlanta.

Recent Publications

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Co-author. "Understanding the AMT, and its Sibling, the AMxT." J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. J. Legal Analysis 6 (Forthcoming, 2014).
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​Co-author. "Towards a Universal Framework for Insurance Anti-Discrimination Laws." R. Avraham and D. Schwarcz, co-authors. Conn. Ins. L. J. (Forthcoming, 2014).​​

Co-author. "Mandatory Rules and Default Rules in Insurance Contracts." T. Baker, co-author. In Law and Economics of Insurance, edited by D. Schwarcz and P. Siegelman. Elgar, Forthcoming, 2014.​
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​Associate reporter. "Management of Potentially Insured Liability Claims." T. Baker, reporter. In Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance. Philadelphia: The American Law Institute, Forthcoming.
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​Co-author. Delegating Tax. J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 391; U of Michigan Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-005. Working Paper, 2014.
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Co-author. Explaining Variation in Insurance Anti-Discrimination Laws. R. Avraham and D. Schwarcz, co-authors. Univ. of Michigan Law School, Law & Economics Research Paper Series, no. 13-018. Working Paper, 2013.
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"Understanding Insurance Anti-Discrimination Laws." R. Avraham and D. Schwarcz, co-authors. S. Cal. L. Rev. 87 (2014): 195-274.
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Co-author. Insurance Law and Policy: Cases and Materials. 3rd ed. T. Baker, co-author. Aspen Casebook Series. New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2013.

Co-author. "How Insurance Subsitutes For Regulation." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Regulation 36, no. 1 (2013): 36-44.
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Co-author. "Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurance Reduces Moral Hazard." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Mich L. Rev. 111, no. 2 (2012): 197-248.
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Co-author. "Narrowing the Tax Gap Through Presumptive Taxation." G. G. Vettori, co-author. Colum. J. Tax L. 2, no. 1 (2011): 100-49.
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Co-author. "Of Coase, Calabresi, and Optimal Tax Liability." J. Slemrod, co-author. Tax L. Rev. 63, no. 4 (2010): 797-866.
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"Coordinating Sanctions in Torts." Cardozo L. Rev. 31, no. 6 (2010): 2313-64.
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Professor

Activities

​Presented "Delegating Tax" at the Tax Policy Colloquium, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, November 2014.

Presented "Encouraging Insurers to Regulate" at The Relationship Between Insurance and Legal Regulation symposium, University of California Irvine School of Law, September 2014.​

Participated in a panel discussion during the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) Policy Summit sponsored by the National Journal, Soldier Field, Chicago, April 2014.​

Gave the Liberty Mutual Prize Lecture on "Regulating Weather Risk" at Boston College Law School, November 2013.

Presented for approval the final draft of Chapter 2 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance to the American Law Institute council, October 2013.

Presented "Mandatory and Non-Mandatory Implied-in-Law Terms in Insurance Contracts" at the Law and Economics of Insurance Conference, University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, October 2013.

Presented Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance for approval at the American Law Institute's annual meeting, Washington, D.C., May 2013.

Presented his paper, "Outsourcing Regulation: How Insurers Reduce Moral Hazard" at the Stanford Law and Economics Workshop, February 2013. The same paper was awarded the 2013 Liberty Mutual Prize.

Presented the first draft of Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's annual meeting, Philadelphia, May 2012.

Presented a draft of Chapter 2 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's advisers meeting, Philadelphia, March 2012.

Presented a draft of Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's council meeting, Philadelphia, January 2012.

Presented a draft of "Outsourcing Regulation" at the University of Chicago Law School, August 2011.

Presented a first draft of Chapter 1 of Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance at the American Law Institute's advisers meeting, Philadelphia, March 2011.

 
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