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Logue, Kyle D.

Douglas A. Kahn Collegiate Professor of Law

408 Hutchins Hall
734.936.2207
E-mail klogue@umich.edu

Kyle D. Logue is the Douglas A. Kahn Collegiate Professor of Law. A member of the faculty since 1993, he teaches and writes in the fields of insurance, torts, tax, and law and economics. His scholarly work has appeared in numerous journals, including the Michigan Law Review, the Yale Law Journal, the Stanford Law Review, the University of ​Chicago Law Review, the University of Virginia Law Review, the Southern California Law Review, the Journal of Legal Analysis, the Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues, the Connecticut Insurance Law Journal, and the Tax Law Review. In 2013 Professor Logue was awarded the Liberty Mutual Prize for the outstanding paper in the area of property and casualty insurance law. In 2010 he was elected to membership in the American Law Institute. Professor Logue also serves as the associate reporter of the ALI’s Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance and is a coauthor of Insurance Law and Public Policy: Cases and Materials (3rd ed.).

Professor Logue has been a visiting professor at the University of Virginia School of Law, the University of Alabama Law School, and Tsinghua University School of Law in Beijing. From 2006 to 2008, he served as the University of Michigan Law School's associate dean for academic affairs.

Professor Logue earned his BA, with highest honors, 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 Fellow and an articles editor on the Yale Law Journal. Before joining the Michigan Law faculty in 1993, Professor Logue worked as an attorney at Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan in Atlanta. Before that, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. Patrick E. Higginbotham of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Professor Logue has also served as a neutral arbitrator in complex commercial litigation matters and as the chairman of the administrative committee for a large employee benefit plan.

See Prof. Logue's CV​.​

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Recent Publications

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Co-author. A Survey of Legal Issues Arising from the Deployment of Autonomous and Connected Vehicles. D. A. Crane and B. C. Pilz, co-authors. U of Michigan Public Law & Legal Theory Research Paper No. 510; U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-015. Working Paper, 2016.
Full Text: SSRN​​

Co-author. "The Perverse Effects of Subsidized Weather Insurance." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Stan. L. Rev. 68, no. 3 (2016): 571-626.
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"NFIB v. Sibelius and the Individual Mandate: Thoughts on the Tax/Regulation Distinction." Mich. Bus. & Entrepreneurial L. Rev. 5, no. 2 (2016): 173-91.
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"In Praise of (Some) Ex Post Regulation: A Response to Professor Galle." Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 69 (2016): 97-122.
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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. 21, no. 1 (2015): 1-52.
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Co-author. "The Unintended Effects of Government-Subsidized Weather Insurance." O. Ben-Shahar, co-author. Regulation Magazine 38, no. 3 (2015): 24-9.
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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​​

"Encouraging Insurers to Regulate: The Role (If Any) for Tort Law" U. C. Irvine L. Rev. 5, no. 6 (2015): 1355-88.
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​Co-author. "Delegating Tax." J. R. Hines Jr., co-author. Mich. L. Rev. 114, no. 2 (2015): 235-74
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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 | Oxford Journals​ ​| SSRN

"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.
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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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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.