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Submissions from 2010


Saving Up for Bankruptcy, Katherine M. Porter and Ronald J. Mann
98 Geo. L.J. 289 (2010)


The Copyright Principles Project: Directions for Reform, R. Anthony Reese
25 Berkeley Tech. L.J. 1175 (2010)

Preparing for Climate Change in Washington State, Michael Robinson-Dorn, Lara C. Whitely Binder, Jennifer Krencicki Barcelos, Derek B. Booth, Meriel Darzen, Marketa McGuire Elsner, Richard Fenske, Thomas F. Graham, Alan F. Hamlet, John Hodges-Howell, J. Elizabeth Jackson, Catherine Karr, Patrick W. Keys, Jeremy S. Littell, Nathan Mantua, Jennifer Marlow, Don McKenzie, Eric A. Rosenberg, Chaudio O. Stöckle, and Julie A. Vano
102 Climatic Change 351 (2010)

Dworkin's Two Principles of Dignity: An Unsatisfactory Nonconsequentialist Account of Interpersonal Moral Duties, Kenneth W. Simons
90 B.U. L. Rev. 715 (2010)

Retributivism Refined - Or Run Amok?, Kenneth W. Simons
77 U. Chi. L. Rev. 551 (2010)

NRC Should Perform Non-Proliferation Assessment of Laser Enrichment Technology, Francis Slakey and Linda R. Cohen
39 Physics & Soc'y 15 (2010)

Stop Laser Uranium Enrichment, Francis Slakey and Linda R. Cohen
464 Nature 32 (2010)

Greeining Industry Without Enforcement? An Assessment of the World Bank's Pollution Regulation Model for Developing Countries, Benjamin van Rooij
32 Law & Pol'y 127 (2010)

The People vs. Pollution: Understanding Citizen Action Against Pollution in China, Benjamin van Rooij
19 J. Contemp. China 55 (2010)

Zhifa Queshi Kunjingzhong De Lvse Gongye, Dui Shije Yinhang De Fazhanzhongguojia Wuran Jianguan Moshi Zhi Pingqian (Greening Industry Without Enfrocement: A Critical Look at the World Bank Model for Pollution Regulation in Developing Countries), Benjamin van Rooij
32 Law & Pol'y 127 (2010)

Fragile Convergence: Understanding Variation in the Enforcement of China's Industrial Pollution Law, Benjamin van Rooij and Carlos Wing-Hung Lo
32 Law & Pol'y 14 (2010)

Reorienting Regulation: Pollution Enforcement in Industrializing Countries, Benjamin van Rooij, Lesley K. McAllister, and Robert A. Kagan
32 Law & Pol'y 1 (2010)

Private-Public Interaction in Global Governance: The Case of Transactional Commercial Arbitration, Christopher A. Whytock
12 Bus. & Pol. Article 10 (2010)

Submissions from 2009

Financial Markets and Networks – Implications for Financial Market Regulation, Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
78 U. Cin. L. Rev. 613 (2009)

Trading Places: Securities Regulation, Market Crisis, and Network Risk, Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-01, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 09-01 (2009)

Vultures, Hyenas, and African Debt: Private Equity and Zambia, Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
29 Nw. J. Int'l L. & Bus. 643 (2009)


Reflection on a Dream World: Race, Post-Race and the Question of Making It over, Mario L. Barnes


The Disparate Treatment of Race and Class in Constitutional Jurisprudence, Mario L. Barnes and Erwin Chemerinsky

Courts and the Patent System, Dan L. Burk and Mark A. Lemley
32 Regulation 18 (2009)

Fence Posts or Sign Posts? Rethinking Patent Claim Construction, Dan L. Burk and Mark A. Lemley
157 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1743 (2009)


Fence Posts or Sign Posts - Rethinking Patient Claim Construction, Dan L. Burk and Mark A. Lemley


Trademarks and the Boundaries of the Firm, Dan L. Burk and Brett H. McDonnell


Adapting Governance to Climate Change: Managing Uncertainty Through a Learning Infrastructure, Alejandro E. Camacho
59 Emory L.J. 1 (2009)

Multidimensional Evaluation of Managed Relocation, Alejandro E. Camacho and David M. Richardson
106 Proceedings Nat'l Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 9721 (2009)


Managing Migration through Crime, Jennifer M. Chacón
109 Colum. L. Rev. Sidebar 135 (2009)

An Overview of the October 2007 Supreme Court Term, Erwin Chemerinsky
25 Touro L. Rev. 541 (2009)

Civil Liberties and the War Terror: Seven Years After 9/11 History Repeating: Due Process, Torture and Privacy During the War on Terror, Erwin Chemerinsky
62 SMU. L. Rev. 3 (2009)


Foreword: Why Write?, Erwin Chemerinsky
107 Mich. L. Rev. 881 (2009)


Judicial Opinions as Public Rhetoric, Erwin Chemerinsky

Marvin Anderson Lecture – Losing Faith: The Supreme Court and the Abandonment of the Adjudicatory Process, Erwin Chemerinsky
60 Hastings L.J. 1129 (2009)


Moving to the Right, Perhaps Sharply to the Right, Erwin Chemerinsky
12 Green Bag 2D 413 (2009)

No Warrant for Radical Change: A Response to Professors George and Guthrie, Erwin Chemerinsky
58 Duke L.J. 1691 (2009)


No Warrant for Radical Change: A Response to Professors George and Guthrie, Erwin Chemerinsky


Teaching that Speech Matters: A Framework for Analyzing Speech Issues in Schools, Erwin Chemerinsky
42 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 825 (2009)

The Constitution and National Security, Erwin Chemerinsky
25 Touro L. Rev. 577 (2009)


The Meaning of Bush v. Gore: Thoughts on Professor Amar’s Analysis, Erwin Chemerinsky
61 Fla. L. Rev. 969 (2009)

The Second Amendment and Gun Control, Erwin Chemerinsky
25 Touro L. Rev. 695 (2009)


Tucker Lecture, Law and Media Symposium, Erwin Chemerinsky


Unpleasant Speech on Campus, Even Hate Speech, Is a First Amendment Issue, Erwin Chemerinsky

Unpleasant Speech on Campus, Even Hate Speech, is a First Amendment Issue, Erwin Chemerinsky
17 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 765 (2009)

Why Not Clinical Education?, Erwin Chemerinsky
16 Clinical L. Rev. 35 (2009)

Fourth Amendment Stops, Arrests and Searches in the Context of Qualified Immunity, Erwin Chemerinsky and Karen M. Blum
25 Touro L. Rev. 781 (2009)

Powering Progress: Restructuring, Competition, and R&D in the U.S. Electric Utility Industry, Linda R. Cohen
30 Energy J. 41 (2009)

Statement on the Appropriate Role for Research and Development in Climate Policy, Linda R. Cohen
6 Economists’ Voice (2009)

Unintended Consequences: The Cost of Purging Business Numbers in Rdd Surveys, Linda R. Cohen
73 Pub. Op. Q. 484 (2009)

Artere Urbane: Tre Diversi Esperimenti Nelle Citta Americane (Urban Freeway Decisions: Different Outcomes and Explanations in Three American Cities), Joseph F.C. DiMento
32 Storia Urbana 69 (2009)

Stent (or Dagger?) in the Heart of Town: Urban Freeways in Syracuse, 1944–1967, Joseph F.C. DiMento
8 J. Plan. Hist. 134 (2009)

Climate Law and Policy in North America: Prospects for Regionalism, Joseph F.C. DiMento and Neil Craik
1 S.D. J. Climate & Energy L. 195 (2009)

Extraordinary Rendition: Legal and Moral Considerations, Joseph F.C. DiMento and Gilbert Geis
2009 Diritti Umani Di Fronte Al Giudice Internazionale 151 (2009)

Forgotten Paths to NEPA: A Historical Analysis of the Early Environmental Law in the 1960s United States, Joseph F.C. DiMento and Kazuto Oshio
27 J. Am. & Can. Stud. 19 (2009)

Working Group on Chapter 4 of the Proposed Restatement of Employment Law: The Tort of Wrongful Discipline in Violation of Public Policy, Catherine Fisk, Joseph R. Grodin, Paul M. Secunda, Richard A. Bales, Roberto L. Corrada, and Pauline T. Kim
13 Emp. Rts. & Emp. Pol'y J. 159 (2009)


The NLRB in Administrative Law Exile: Problems with Its Structure and Function and Suggestions for Reform, Catherine L. Fisk and Deborah C. Malamud


First Contract Arbitration and the Employee Free Choice Act, Catherine L. Fisk and Adam R. Pulver

Comment: A Revival of Access-to-Justice Research, Bryant G. Garth
13 Soc. Crime L. & Deviance 255 (2009)


The Evolution of J.D. Programs – Is Non Traditional Becoming More Traditional?: Introduction, Bryant G. Garth
38 Sw. L. Rev. 537 (2009)

Derechos Humanos y Filanthropia Hegemonica, Bryant G. Garth and Yves Dezalay
4 Etnografias Contemporaneas 47 (2009)

Exploring Inequality in the Corporate Law Firm Apprenticeship: Doing the Time, Finding the Love, Bryant G. Garth and Joyce Sterling
22 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 1361 (2009)


Relational Markets in Intimate Goods, Michele Goodwin


Patient Negligence, Michele Goodwin and L. Song Richardson

Assessing California’s Hybrid Democracy: The Coming Age of Direct Democracy: California’s Recall and Beyond by Mark Baldassare and Cheryl Katz, Richard L. Hasen
98 Cal. L. Rev. 1075 (2009)

Book Review: Reviewing Christopher P. Manfredi and Mark Rush, Judging Democracy (2008), Richard L. Hasen
124 Pol. Sci. Q. 213 (2009)

Bush v. Gore and the Lawlessness Principle: A Comment on Professor Amar, Richard L. Hasen
61 Fla. L. Rev. 979 (2009)

Constitutional Avoidance and Anti-Avoidance by the Roberts Court, Richard L. Hasen
2009 Sup. Ct. Rev. 181 (2009)

Introduction: Developments in Election Law, Richard L. Hasen
42 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 565 (2009)

The Democracy Canon, Richard L. Hasen
62 Stan. L. Rev. 69 (2009)


Probably - Understanding Tax Law's Uncertainty, Sarah B. Lawsky

Embryo Exchanges and Adoption Tax Credits, Sarah B. Lawsky and Naomi Cahn
122 Tax Notes 1365 (2009)


Private Immigration Screening in the Workplace, Stephen Lee
61 Stan. L. Rev. 1103 (2009)

Antitrust and Patent Law as Component Parts of Innovation Policy, Christopher R. Leslie
34 J. Corp. L. 1259 (2009)


Judgment-Sharing Agreements, Christopher R. Leslie

Judgment–Sharing Agreements, Christopher R. Leslie
58 Duke L.J. 747 (2009)


The Evolution of Academic Discourse on Sexual Orientation and the Law: An Introduction to a Festschrift in Honor of Jeffrey Sherman, Christopher R. Leslie
84 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 345 (2009)


Are There Systemic Ethics Issues in Dispute System Design? And What We Should [Not] Do About It: Lessons From International and Domestic Fronts, Carrie Menkel-Meadow
14 Harv. Negot. L. Rev. 195 (2009)


Chronicling the Complexification of Negotiation Theory and Practice, Carrie Menkel-Meadow
25 Negot. J. 415 (2009)

Maintaining ADR Integrity, Carrie Menkel-Meadow
27 Alt. to High Cost Litig. 1 (2009)


The Status of Part-Time Evening Programs?: Introduction, Carrie Menkel-Meadow
38 Sw. L. Rev. 577 (2009)


The Next Generation: Creating New Peace Processes in the Middle East, Carrie Menkel-Meadow and Irena Nutenko
25 Negot. J. 569 (2009)

Inclusion, Accomodation, and Recognition: Accouting for Differences Based on Religion and Sexual Orientation, Douglas NeJaime
32 Harv. J.L. & Gender 303 (2009)

When New Government Fails, Douglas NeJaime
70 Ohio St. L.J. 323 (2009)

Interpreting Data: A Reply to Professor Pardo, Katherine M. Porter, Robert M. Lawless, Angela K. Littwin, John A. E. Pottow, Deborah K. Thorne, and Elizabeth Warren
83 Am. Bankr. L.J. 47 (2009)


Photographs of Public Domain Paintings: How, If At All, Should we Protect Them?, R. Anthony Reese
34 J. Corp. L. 1033 (2009)


The Relationship Between the ISP Safe Harbors and the Ordinary Rules of Copyright Liability, R. Anthony Reese
32 Colum. J.L. & Arts 427 (2009)

Mistake of Fact or Mistake of Criminal Law? Explaining and Defending the Distinction, Kenneth W. Simons
3 Crim. L. Phil. 213 (2009)

Retributivists Need Not and Should Not Endorse the Subjectivist Account of Punishment, Kenneth W. Simons
109 Colum. L. Rev. Sidebar 1 (2009)

The Restatement (Third) of Torts and Traditional Strict Liability: Robust Rationales, Slender Doctrines, Kenneth W. Simons
44 Wake Forest L. Rev. 1355 (2009)

The Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement: The Battle for Control of the Law, Steven M. Teles, Ann Southworth
124 Pol. Sci. Q. 548 (2009)

Stories Absent from the Courtroom: Responding to Domestic Violence in the Context of HIV and AIDS, Jane K. Stoever
87 N.C. L. Rev. 1157 (2009)

The Privatization of Public Legal Rights: How Manufacturers Construct the Meaning of Consumer Law, Shauhin A. Talesh
43 Law & Soc'y Rev. 527 (2009)

Marketing Period Risk in a Portfolio Context: Comment and Extension, Kerry Vandell, Zhenguo Lin, and Yingchung Liu
38 J. Real Est. Fin. & Econ. 183 (2009)

Zhiqiongren De Sifa, Zixia Er Shang De Falu Fazhan He Zuo (Justice for the Poor, Bottom-up Legal Development Cooperation), Benjamin van Rooij

Changes in Enforcement Styles Among Environmental Enforcement Officials in China, Benjamin van Rooij, Carlos Wing-Hung Lo, and Gerald E. Fryxell
41 Env't & Plan. A 2706 (2009)

Domestic Courts and Global Governance, Christopher A. Whytock
84 Tul. L. Rev. 67 (2009)

Legal Origins, Functionalism, and the Future of Comparative Law, Christopher A. Whytock
2009 BYU L. Rev. 1879 (2009)

Myth of Mess? International Choice of Law in Action, Christopher A. Whytock
84 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 719 (2009)

The Arbitration–Litigation Relationship in Transnational Dispute Resolution: Empirical Insights from the U.S. Federal Courts, Christopher A. Whytock
2 World Arb. & Mediation Rev. 39 (2009)

Submissions from 2008

Law Clinics and Collective Mobilization, Sameer M. Ashar
355 Clinical L. Rev. (2008)


Entering Unprecedented Terrain: Charting a Method To Reduce Madness in Post-9/11 Power and Rights Conflicts, Mario L. Barnes and F. Greg Bowman

Entering Unprecedented Terrain: Charting a Method to Reduce Madness in Post–9/11 Power and Rights Conflicts, Mario L. Barnes and F. Greg Bowman
62 U. Miami L. Rev. 365 (2008)

Ethical Approaches to Robotic Data Gathering in Academic Research, Dan L. Burk
1 Int'l J. Internet Res. Ethics 9 (2008)

Information Ethics and the Law of Data Representations, Dan L. Burk
10 Ethics & Info. Tech. 135 (2008)