Scott Andrew Shepard, "Which the Deader Hand? A Counter to the American Law Institute's Proposed Revival of Dying Perpetuities Rules." 86 Tul. L. Rev. 559 (2011).   The mere mention of the rule against perpetuities (RAP) generally results in dazed and puzzled looks on the faces of most law students and practitioners. Along with such favorites as the rule in Shelley’s Case and the doctrine of worthier title, the RAP was adopted by American jurisprudence ...

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