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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 an internationally recognized scholar in the fields of insurance, tax, and torts. In his scholarship (and his teaching) Professor Logue makes use of methods and ideas from economics, psychology, and other related disciplines to explore law's role in the fair and efficient allocation of risk and resources in society. Professor Logue is one of the coauthors of a leading casebook on insurance law, and he is one of the reporters for the American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance. He is also an arbitrator for a federal district court. Professor 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. Professor Logue earned his BA, summa cum laude, from Auburn University, where he was a National Harry S. Truman Scholar and a Phi Kappa Phi National Fellow. 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 an attorney for the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan in Atlanta.

See Prof. Logue's CV​.​

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Recent Publications

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"Encouraging Insurers to Regulate: The Role (If Any) for Tort Law" U. C. Irvine L. Rev. (Forthcoming).
Full Text: SSRN

Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance, Discussion Draft (April 30, 2015).
Full Text: Westlaw​​​

The Principles of the Law of Liability Insurance, Tentative Draft No. 2 (March 2014).
Full Text: Westlaw

Co-author. "The Perverse Effects of Subsidized Weather Insurance." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Stan. L. Rev. 68, no. 3 (2016): 571-626.​
Full Text: MLaw Repository

"In Praise of (Some) Ex Post Regulation: A Response to Professor Galle." Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 69 (2016): 97-122.
Full Text: MLaw Repository

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, 377-412. Research Handbooks in Law and Economics series Elgar, 2015.
Full Text: MLaw Repository | SSRN​​

​Co-author. "Delegating Tax." J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. Mich. L. Rev. 114, no. 2 (2015): 235-74
Full Text: MLaw Repository

Co-author. "Towards a Universal Framework for Insurance Anti-Discrimination Laws." R. Avraham and D. Schwarcz, co-authors. Conn. Ins. L. J. 21, no. 1 (2015): 1-52.
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Co-author. "Understanding the AMT, and its Unadopted Sibling, the AMxT." J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. J. Legal Analysis 6, no. 2 (2014): 367-408.
Full Text: MLaw Repository | SSRN | Oxford Journals

"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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Professor

Activities

Participated in the Roundtable on Security and Privacy for Cyber-Physical Systems at the Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition, University of Pennsylvania Law School, May 2016.​

Moderated panel discussion at "Autonomous Vehicles: Legal and Regulatory Hurdles to Deployment" conference at the University of Michigan Law School, April 2016. ​

Presented the Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance (Chapters 1, 2, and 3) at the New Face of Insurance Litigation conference, Boston College Law School, January 2016. ​​

Presented Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance (Council Draft 1, Chapters 1 and 2) to the American Law Institute Council, New York, October 2015.

Presented Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance (Preliminary Draft 2, Chapter 3) to American Law Institute advisers and to the members and consultative group, Philadelphia, October 2015.​​

Presented "The Perverse Effects of Subsidized Weather Insurance" at the Tel Aviv University School of Law Workshop on Law and Economics, June 2015.​

Presented "The Perverse Effects of Subsidized Weather Insurance" at the American Law and Econo​mics Association Annual Meeting, Columbia University Law School, May 2015.

Participated in a panel discussion on "Rethinking and Reform" at The Affordable Care Act Turns Five symposium, University of Connecticut School of Law, April 2015.

Participated as a reporter for The American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance conference, Rutgers School of Law-Camden, New Jersey, February 2015. ​

​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.

 
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