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 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)


Difference Blindness vs. Bias Awareness: Why Law Firms with the Best of Intentions Have Failed to Create Diverse Partnerships, Russell G. Pearce, Eli Wald, and Swethaa Ballakrishnen 83 Fordham L. Rev. 2407 (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)


Law, Constitutionalism, and World Society: Kjaer, Kratochwil, and Global (Dis)Order, Gregory C. Shaffer 13 Int'l J. Const. L. 1063 (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 108 Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Proc. 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


A New Institutional Theory of Insurance, Shauhin A. Talesh 5 UC Irvine L. Rev. 617 (2015)


Insurance and the Law, Shauhin A. Talesh International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd ed., 215 (2015)


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)


Fieldwork and the Political, Sameer M. Ashar Transforming the Education of Lawyers: The Theory and Practice of Clinical Pedagogy 288 (2014)


Banking and the Social Contract, Mehrsa Baradaran 89 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1283 (2014)


It’s Time for Postal Banking, Mehrsa Baradaran 127 Harv. L. Rev. F. 165 (2014)


Regulation by Hypothetical, Mehrsa Baradaran 67 Vand. L. Rev. 1247 (2014)


Collateral Compliance, Joshua D. Blank 162 U. Pa. L. Rev. 719 (2014)


Reconsidering Corporate Tax Privacy, Joshua D. Blank 11 N.Y.U. J. L. & Bus. 31 (2014)


Exporting FATCA, Joshua D. Blank and Ruth Mason 142 Tax Notes 1245 (2014)


United States National Report on Exchange of Information, Joshua D. Blank and Ruth Mason Proceedings of Annual Congress of the European Association of Tax Law Professors 1 (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)

The Inventive Concept in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Int'l, Dan L. Burk 46 Int'l Rev. Intell Prop. & Competition L. (2014)


Inventing Around Copyright, Dan L. Burk

Patent Law’s Problem Children : Software and Biotechnology in Transatlantic Context, Dan L. Burk Patent Law in Global Perspective (2014)


The Curious Incident of the Supreme Court in Myriad Genetics, Dan L. Burk

Declaration on Patent Protection - Regulatory Sovereignty under TRIPS, Dan L. Burk, Matthias Lamping, Reto Hilty, Carlos M. Correa, Peter Drahos, N. S. Gopalakrishnan, Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan, Annette Kurr, Geertrui Van Overwalle, Jerome H. Reichman, and Hans Ullrich 45 Int'l Rev. Intell. Prop. & Competition L. 679 (2014)

Ancillary Patent Markets and the Firm, Dan L. Burk and Brett H. McDonnell 4 Queen Mary J. Intell. Prop. 118 (2014)

Patents as Genre: A Prospectus, Dan L. Burk and Jessica Reyman 26 Law & Literature 163 (2014)

Managing Adaptation: Developing a Learning Infrastructure in the United States’ Federal System, Alejandro E. Camacho Implementing Adaptation Strategies by Legal, Economic and Planning Instruments on Climate Change 44 (2014)

Maintaining Resilience in the Face of Climate Change, Alejandro E. Camacho and T. Douglas Beard Social-Ecological Resilience and Law (2014)


Functional Government in 3-D: A Framework for Evaluating Allocations of Government Authority, Alejandro E. Camacho and Robert L. Glicksman 51 Harv. J. on Legis. 19 (2014)


Immigration Detention: No Turning Back?, Jennifer M. Chacon 113 S. Atlantic Q. 621 (2014)


Absolute Immunity: General Principles and Recent Developments, Erwin Chemerinsky


An Overview of the October 2006 Supreme Court Term, Erwin Chemerinsky

Appearances Can Be Deceiving: October Term 2013 Moved the Law to the Right, Erwin Chemerinsky 17 Green Bag 2D 389 (2014)

Law Review Symposium 2014 — Keynote by Erwin Chemerinsky, Erwin Chemerinsky 48 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 447 (2014)

Federalism from the Neighborhood Up: Los Angeles's Neighborhood Councils, Minority Representation, and Democratic Legitimacy, Erwin Chemerinsky and Sam Kleiner 32 Yale L. & Pol'y Rev. 569 (2014)

Implied Public Rights of Action, Seth Davis 114 Colum. L. Rev. 1 (2014)

Presidential Government and the Law of Property, Seth Davis 2014 Wis. L. Rev. 471 (2014)


The False Promise of Fiduciary Government, Seth Davis

Tribal Rights of Action, Seth Davis 45 Colum. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. 499 (2014)

In Caso Tronox (The Old Kerr-McGee/Tronox Case: 'Securing Environmental Justice?' Tronox Inc., et al., and United States v. Anadarko Petroleum Corp., et al., Bankruptcy Adversary Proceeding No. 09-1198), Joseph F.C. DiMento 29 Rivista Giuridica dell'Ambiente 431 (2014)

Courts vs. Unions: Speech and Association Rights Under Fire, Catherine Fisk 23 New Lab. Forum 42 (2014)

The Speech and Association Rights of Employees: Implications of Knox v. SEIU, Local 1000 and Harris v. Quinn, Catherine Fisk and Erwin Chemerinsky UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2014)

Collective Actions and Joinder of Parties in Arbitration: Implications of DR Horton and Concepcion, Catherine L. Fisk 35 Berkeley J. Emp. & Lab. L. 175 (2014)


Reimagining Collective Rights in the Workplace, Catherine L. Fisk


Restoring Equity in Right-to-Work Law, Catherine L. Fisk and Benjamin I. Sachs

Legal Education Reform: New Regulations, Markets, and Competing Models of Supposed Deregulation, Bryant G. Garth 83 B. Examiner 21 (2014)

Hurdles of Different Heights for Securities Fraud Litigants of Different Types, Jonathan D. Glater 2014 Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 47 (2014)