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

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)

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)


Student Debt and Higher Education Risk, Jonathan D. Glater

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)

Rule-Intermediaries in Action: How State and Business Stakeholders Influence the Meaning of Consumer Rights in Regulatory Governance Arrangements, Shauhin A. Talesh
37 Law & Pol'y 1 (2015)

Rule Conditionality, Deterrence and Compliance, Benjamin van Rooij, Adam DuPree Fine, Yuval Feldman, Shaul Shalvi, Eline Scheper, Margarita Leib, and Elizabeth Cauffman
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2015)

Rule Conditionality in Comparison: Understanding Variation and Effects of Justifications for Violating the Law, Benjamin van Rooij, Adam DuPree Fine, Margarita Leib, Shaul Shalvi, Yuval Feldman, Yanyan Zhang, Yunmei Wu, Eline Scheper, Zhang Qian, and Wanhong Zhang
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2015)

Prosecutorial Regulation in the Global South: Environmental Civil Litigation by Prosecutors in China Compared to Brazil, Benjamin van Rooij and Yifan Shi
Reg. & Governance (2015)

Piracy by Approval Social Norms, Deterrence, and Copyright Compliance in China, Benjamin van Rooij, Yunmei Wu, and Adam DuPree Fine
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2015)

Contextual Compliance: Situational and Subjective Cost-Benefit Decisions about Pesticides by Chinese Farmers, Benjamin van Rooij, Huiqi Yan, and Jeroen Van der Heijden
37 Law & Pol'y 240 (2015)

Symmetric and Asymmetric Motivations for Compliance and Violation: A Crisp Set Qualitative Comparative Analysis (csQCA) of Chinese farmers, Benjamin van Rooij, Huiqi Yan, and Jeroen Van der Heijden
Reg. & Governance (2015)

The Enforcement-Compliance Paradox: Lessons About Matching Regulatory Priorities to Compliance Motivations from Pesticide Regulation in China, Benjamin van Rooij, Huiqi Yan, and Jeroen Van der Heijden
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2015)

Conflict of Laws and Transnational Legal Order, Christopher A. Whytock
1 U.C. Irvine J. Int'l Transnat'l & Comp. L. (2015)

Foreign Sovereign Immunity and Comparative Institutional Competence, Christopher A. Whytock and Adam S. Chilton
163 U. Pa. L. Rev. 411 (2015)

Submissions from 2014

A Musical Work is a Set of Instructions, Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
52 Hous. L. Rev. 467 (2014)

Enduring Hierarchies in American Legal Education, Olufunmilayo B. Arewa, Andrew P. Morriss, and William D. Henderson
89 Ind. L.J. 941 (2014)


Copyright and the Architecture of Digital Delivery, Dan L. Burk
19 First Monday (2014)

Means and Meaning in Patent Remedies, Dan L. Burk
92 Tex. L. Rev. See Also 13 (2014)

The Curious Incident of the Supreme Court in Myriad Genetics, Dan L. Burk
90 Notre Dame L. Rev. (2014)