UCI Law’s faculty address the most important legal issues of the day. Many articles are available here in this growing collection; more complete lists of scholarly works are on our faculty pages at law.uci.edu/faculty


Submissions from 2016

Essay: Softening Voter ID Laws Through Litigation: Is It Enough?, Richard L. Hasen Wis. L. Rev. (2016)

Reining in the Purcell Principle, Richard L. Hasen 43 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. (2016)

The Council and the Court: Law and Politics in the Rise of the International Criminal Court, David Kaye 94 Tex. L. Rev. 713 (2016)

Productivity and Affinity in the Age of Dignity, Stephen Lee 114 Mich. L. Rev. 1137 (2016)


How the Sentencing Commission Does and Does Not Matter in Beckles v. United States, Leah M. Litman 165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online (2016)

Inventing Equal Sovereignty, Leah M. Litman 114 Mich. L. Rev. 1207 (2016)

Jurisdiction and Resentencing: How Prosecutorial Waiver Can Offer Remedies Congress Has Denied, Leah M. Litman and Luke C. Beasley 101 Cornell L. Rev. Online 91 (2016)


What Lurks Below Beckles, Leah M. Litman and Shakeer Rahman

Crashing Memory 2.0: False Memories in Adults for an Upsetting Childhood Event, Elizabeth F. Loftus and Lawrence Patihis 30 Applied Cognitive Psychol. 41 (2016)

Ethical Ordering in Transnational Legal Practice? A Review of Catherine A. Rogers's Ethics in International Arbitration, Carrie Menkel-Meadow 29 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 207 (2016)

Is ODR ADR? Reflections of an ADR Founder from 15th ODR Conference, the Hague, the Netherlands, 22-23 May 2016, Carrie Menkel-Meadow 3 Int'l J. Online Disp. Resol. 4 (2016)

The Case for Mediation: The Things that Mediators Should Be Learning and Doing, Carrie Menkel-Meadow 82 Arbitration: Int'l J. Arbitration, Mediation & Dispute 22 (2016)


Termination Formalities and Notice, R. Anthony Reese 96 B.U. L. Rev. 895 (2016)

Alternatives for Regulatory Governance Under TTIP: Building from the Past, Gregory C. Shaffer Colum. J. Eur. L. (2016)

Theorizing Transnational Legal Ordering, Gregory C. Shaffer Annual Rev. L. & Soc. Sci. (2016)

With, Within, and Beyond the State: The Promise and Limits of Transnational Legal Ordering, Gregory C. Shaffer and Terence C. Halliday University of California, Irvine School of Law & Legal Studies Research Paper Series (2016)

The Rise and Fall of Trade and Monetary Legal Orders: From the Interwar Period to Today's Global Imbalances, Gregory C. Shaffer and Michael Waibel Contractual Knowledge 289 (2016)

FTA Law in WTO Dispute Settlement: Peru-Additional Duty and the Fragmentation of Trade Law, Gregory C. Shaffer and L. Alan Winters UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2016)


The Extensive (But Fragile) Authority of the WTO Appellate Body, Gregory Shaffer, Manfred Elsig, and Sergio Puig

Discrimination is a Comparative Injustice: A Reply to Hellman, Kenneth W. Simons 102 Va. L. Rev. Online 85 (2016)

Parsing the Behavioral and Brain Mechanisms of Third-Party Punishment, Kenneth W. Simons, Matthew R. Ginther, Richard J. Bonnie, Morris B. Hoffman, Francis X. Shen, Own D. Jones, and Rene Marios 36 J. Neuroscience 9420 (2016)

Mirandizing Family Justice, Jane K. Stoever 39 Harvard J.L. & Gender 189 (2016)

Finding Rights Among the Wreckage, Eda Katharine Tinto 35 Crim. Just. Ethics 142 (2016)

Policing the Immigrant Identity, Eda Katharine Tinto 68 Fla. L. Rev. (2016)

Policing the Immigrant Identity, E. Katharine Tinto 68 Fla. L. Rev. (2016)

Access vs. Justice: Customary Courts and Political Abuse--Lessons from Malawi's Local Courts Act, Janine Ubink 64 Am. J. Comp. L. 745 (2016)

Weak Enforcement, Strong Deterrence : Dialogues with Chinese Lawyers About Tax Evasion and Compliance, Benjamin van Rooij 41 Law & Soc. Inquiry 288 (2016)

Rule Orientation and Behavior: Development and Validation of a Scale Measuring Individual Acceptance of Rule Violation, Benjamin van Rooij, Adam Fine, Yuval Feldman, Shaul Shalvi, Eline Scheper, Margarita Leib, and Elizabeth Cauffman 22 Psychol. Pub. Pol'y & L. 314 (2016)

Supplement to Donald Earl Childress III, Michael D. Ramsey & Christopher A. Whytock, Transnational Law and Practice (2015), Christopher A. Whytock, Donald Earl Childress III, and Michael D. Ramsey

The Judgment Enforceability Factor in Forum Non Conveniens Analysis, Christopher A. Whytock and Tarik Hansen 101 Iowa L. Rev. 923 (2016)

Submissions from 2015


Foreword: Criminal Justice for Those (Still) at the Margins—Addressing Hidden Forms of Bias and the Politics of Which Lives Matter, Mario L. Barnes 5 UCI L. Rev. 711 (2015)

Pulled Over: How Police Stops Define Race and Citizenship (Book Review), Mario L. Barnes 49 Law & Soc'y Rev. 279 (2015)


Taking a Stand?: An Initial Assessment of the Social and Racial Effects of Recent Innovation in Self-Defense Laws, Mario L. Barnes 83 Fordham L. Rev. 3179 (2015)


Judging Opportunity Lost: Assessing the Viability of Race-Based Affirmative Action After Fisher v. University of Texas, Mario L. Barnes, Erwin Chemerinsky, and Angela Onwuachi-Willig 62 UCLA L. Rev. 272 (2015)

Diversity Levers, Dan L. Burk 23 Duke J. Gender L. & Pol'y (2015)


Dolly and Alice, Dan L. Burk 2 J. L. & Biosciences (2015)


Inventing Around Copyright, Dan L. Burk

Patents as Data Aggregators in Personalized Medicine, Dan L. Burk B.U. J. Sci. & Tech. L. (2015)

The 'Creating Around' Paradox, Dan L. Burk 128 Harv. L. Rev. F. 118 (2015)


Going the Way of the Dodo: De-Extinction, Dualisms, and Reframing Conservation, Alejandro E. Camacho


Lessons from Area-Wide, Multi-Agency Habitat Conservation Plans in California, Alejandro E. Camacho, Elizabeth M. Taylor, and Melissa L. Kelly CLEANR Workshop Roundtable Report (2015)


Making Schools More Separate and Unequal: Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1, Erwin Chemerinsky

Measuring Judging, Erwin Chemerinsky 99 Judicature 74 (2015)

The Return of the Jedi: The Progressive October 2014 Term, Erwin Chemerinsky 18 Green Bag 2d 363 (2015)

Cooperative Federalism and Marijuana Regulation, Erwin Chemerinsky, Jolene Forman, Allen Hopper, and Sam Kamin 62 UCLA L. Rev. 74 (2015)


Equal Sovereignty as a Right Against a Remedy, Seth Davis

Standing Doctrine’s State Action Problem, Seth Davis 91 Notre Dame L. Rev. (2015)


Laudato si’, Joseph F.C. DiMento 57 Env't: Sci. & Pol'y for Sustainable Dev. 9 (2015)

Law and the Evolving Shape of Labor: Narratives of Expansion and Retrenchment, Catherine Fisk 11 L. Culture & Human. 17 (2015)

The People's Network: The Political Economy of the Telephone in the Gilded Age, Catherine Fisk 101 J. Am. Hist. 1284 (2015)

Harris v. Quinn and the Contradictions of Compelled Speech, Catherine L. Fisk and Margaux Poueymirou 48 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. (2015)

Labor Protest Under the New First Amendment, Catherine Fisk and Jessica Rutter 36 Berkeley J. Emp. & Lab. L. 277 (2015)

Notes Toward an Understanding of the U.S. Market in Foreign LL.M. Students: From the British Empire and the Inns of Court to the U.S. LL.M, Bryant G. Garth 22 Ind. J. Global L. Studies 67 (2015)

Private Offerings and Public Ends: Reconsidering the Regime for Classification of Investors Under the Securities Act of 1933, Jonathan D. Glater 48 Conn. L. Rev. 355 (2015)

Invisible Women: Mass Incarceration's Forgotten Casualties, Michele Bratcher Goodwin 94 Tex. L. Rev. (2015)

The Invisible Classes in Highstakes Reproduction, Michele Bratcher Goodwin 43 J. L. Med. & Ethics 289 (2015)


Reproduction and the Rule of Law in Latin America, Michele Goodwin and Allison M. Whelan

Racial Gerrymandering's Questionable Revival, Richard L. Hasen Ala. L. Rev. (2015)

The Most Sarcastic Justice, Richard L. Hasen 18 The Green Bag 2d 215 (2015)

When is Uniformity of People, Not Counties, Appropriate in Election Administration? The Cases of Early and Sunday Voting, Richard L. Hasen 2015 U. Chi. Legal F. (2015)

Why Isn't Congress More Corrupt? A Prelimenary Inquiry, Richard L. Hasen Fordham L. Rev. (2015)

Response: Conscious Congressional Overriding of the Supreme Court, Gridlock, and Partisan Politics, Richard L. Hasen and James Buatti 93 Tex. L. Rev. See Also 263 (2015)

Direct Participation: Law School Clinics and International Humanitarian Law, David Kaye 95 Int'l Rev. Red Cross 1 (2015)

Bounds in Bank Regulation, Sung Eun (Summer) Kim Yale L.J. F. (2015)

Managing Regulatory Blindspots: A Case Study of Leveraged Loans, Sung Eun (Summer) Kim 32 Yale J. Reg. 89 (2015)

Confronting Proxy Criminalization, Annie Lai 94 Denv. L. Rev. (2015)


Growing Up Outside the Law, Stephen Lee 128 Harv. L. Rev. 1405 (2015)

The Arbitration Bootstrap, Christopher R. Leslie 94 Tex. L. Rev. 265 (2015)

The Commerce Requirement in Tying Law, Christopher R. Leslie 100 Iowa L. Rev. 2135 (2015)

Antitrust Arbitration and Illinois Brick, Christopher R. Leslie and Mark A. Lemley 100 Iowa L. Rev. 2115 (2015)

Antitrust Arbitration and Merger Approval, Christopher R. Leslie and Mark A. Lemley Stanford Public Law Working Paper Series (2015)

Remembering Disputed Sexual Encounters: A New Frontier for Witness Memory Research, Elizabeth F. Loftus and Deborah Davis 105 J. Crim. L. & Criminology 811 (2015)

A Conceptual Framework for the Regulation of Cryptocurrencies, Omri Y. Marian 82 U. Chi. L. Rev. Dialogue 53 (2015)

Home-Country Effects of Corporate Inversions, Omri Y. Marian 90 Wash. L. Rev. 1 (2015)

Process Pluralism in Transitional/Restorative Justice: Lessons from Dispute Resolution for Cultural Variations in Goals Beyond Rule of Law and Democracy Development in Argentina and Chile, Carrie Menkel-Meadow 2015 Int'l J. Conflict Engagement & Resol. 3 (2015)

The Death of Affirmative Action?, David Min 92 Wash. U. L. Rev. (2015)


Understanding the Failures of Market Discipline, David Min

Griswold's Progeny: Assisted Reproduction, Procreative Liberty, and Sexual Orientation Equality, Douglas NeJaime 124 Yale L.J. F. 340 (2015)


Introduction: Religious Accomodation in the Age of Civil Rights, Douglas NeJaime and Nomi Maya Stolzenberg 38 Harv. J.L. & Gender vii (2015)

Repeat Studies of Repeat Filers: How We Should Learn About Law, Katherine M. Porter 89 Am. Bankr. L.J. 159 (2015)

Be Careful Where You Live When You Die: Termination of Copyright Transfers and Marriage Inequality, R. Anthony Reese IP Theory (2015)


Copyrightable Subject Matter in the "Next Great Copyright Act", R. Anthony Reese 29 Berkeley Tech. L. J. 1489 (2015)


How Much is too Much? Campbell and the Third Fair Use Factor, R. Anthony Reese 90 Wash. L. Rev. 755 (2015)


Optional Copyright Renewal? Lessons for Designing Copyright Systems, R. Anthony Reese 39 Colum. J. L. & Arts 145 (2015)

HAVA @ 10: Closing Roundtable, L. Song Richardson Fordham L. Rev. (2015)

Implicit Racial Bias and the Perpetrator Perspective: A Response to Chin and Vernon’s 'Reasonable but Unconstitutional', L. Song Richardson 83 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 1008 (2015)


Police Racial Violence: Lessons from Social Psychology, L. Song Richardson

How the World Trade Organization Shapes Regulatory Governance, Gregory C. Shaffer 9 Reg. & Governance 1 (2015)

New Legal Realism's Rejoinder, Gregory C. Shaffer 28 Leiden J. Int'l L. 479 (2015)

The New Empirical Turn in International Law Scholarship, Gregory C. Shaffer Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Ann. Meeting Proc. 2014 369 (2015)

The New Legal Realist Approach to International Law, Gregory C. Shaffer 28 Leiden J. Int'l L. 189 (2015)

State Transformation and the Role of Lawyers: The WTO, India, and Transnational Legal Ordering, Gregory C. Shaffer, James J. Nedumpara, and Aseema Sinha 49 Law & Soc'y Rev. 595 (2015)

European Communities--Measures Prohibiting the Importation and Marketing of Seal Products, Gregory C. Shaffer and David Pabian 109 Am. J. Int'l Law 154 (2015)

The WTO EC-Seal Products Decision: Animal Welfare, Indigenous Communities and Trade, Gregory C. Shaffer and David Pabian 109 Am. J. Int'l Law (2015)

Can Informal Law Discipline Subsidies?, Gregory C. Shaffer, Robert Wolfe, and Vinhcent Le 18 J. Int'l Econ. L. 711 (2015)

Punishment and Blame for Culpable Indifference, Kenneth W. Simons 58 Inquiry: Interdisc. J. Phil. 143 (2015)


The Support Structure for Campaign Finance Litigation in the Roberts Court: A Research Agenda, Ann Southworth 86 U. Colo. L. Rev. 1221 (2015)


Making Peace with Your Enemy: Nelson Mandela and His Contributions to Conflict Resolution, Jean R. Sternlight, Andrea Schneider, Carrie Menkel-Meadow, Robert Mnookin, Richard Goldstone, and Penelope Andrews


A New Institutional Theory of Insurance, Shauhin Talesh

Legal Intermediaries: How Insurance Companies Construct the Meaning of Compliance with Anti-Discrimination Laws, Shauhin A. Talesh 37 Law & Pol'y 209 (2015)