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 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
4 U.C. Irvine L. Rev. 523 (2014)


Restoring Equity in Right-to-Work Law, Catherine L. Fisk and Benjamin I. Sachs
4 U.C. Irvine L. Rev. 857 (2014)

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)


Fetal Protection Laws: Moral Panic and the New Constitutional Battlefront, Michele Goodwin

'Electoral Integrity,' 'Dependence Corruption,' and What’s New Under the Sun, Richard L. Hasen
89 N.Y.U. L. Rev. Online 87 (2014)

Race or Party? How Courts Should Think About Republican Efforts to Make it Harder to Vote in North Carolina and Elsewhere, Richard L. Hasen
127 Harv. L. Rev. F. 58 (2014)

Shelby County and the Illusion of Minimalism, Richard L. Hasen
22 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 713 (2014)

Super PAC Contributions, Corruption, and the Proxy War Over Coordination, Richard L. Hasen
9 Duke J. Const. L. & Pub. Pol'y 1 (2014)

Three Wrong Progressive Approaches (and One Right One) to Campaign Finance Reform, Richard L. Hasen
8 Harv. L. & Pol'y Rev. 21 (2014)

Archiving Justice: Conceptualizing the Archives of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, David Kaye
14 Archival Sci. 381 (2014)

Corporate Parenthood: Private Equity Duties and Portfolio Company Rights, Sung Eun (Summer) Kim
34 Rev. Banking & Fin. L. 317 (2014)

Teaching Corporate Finance, Sung Eun (Summer) Kim
2014 U. Ill. L. Rev. Slip Opinions 35 (2014)


Policing Wage Theft in the Day Labor Market, Stephen Lee
4 U.C. Irvine L. Rev. 655 (2014)

Law Enforcement Investigations Involving Journalists, Jack I. Lerner and Rom Bar-Nissim
Whistleblowers, Leaks and the Media: The First Amendment and National Security (2014)

The Duty of Confidentiality in the Surveillance Age, Jack I. Lerner, Michael Frank, Michelle Lee, and Diana Wade
17 J. Internet L. 1 (2014)


Embracing Loving: Trait-Specific Marriage Laws and Heightened Scrutiny, Christopher R. Leslie

Antitrust Made (Too) Simple, Christopher R. Leslie
79 Antitrust L.J. 917 (2014)

Embracing Loving: Trait-Specific Marriage Laws and Heightened Scrutiny, Christopher R. Leslie
99 Cornell L. Rev. 1077 (2014)


Justice Alito’s Dissent in Loving v. Virginia , Christopher R. Leslie

Monopolization Through Patent Theft, Christopher R. Leslie
103 Geo. L.J. 47 (2014)

Response: Can Antitrust Law Incorporate Insights from Behavioral Economics?, Christopher R. Leslie
92 Tex. L. Rev. See Also 53 (2014)


Reconciling Tax Law and Securities Regulation, Omri Marian

The Function of Corporate Tax-Residence in Territorial Systems, Omri Y. Marian
18 Chapman L. Rev. 157 (2014)

Cultural Variations in Restorative/Transitional Justice: Process Pluralism, Not One Size Fits All, Carrie Menkel-Meadow
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-68 (2014)

Unsettling the Lawyers: Other Forms of Justice in Indigenous Claims of Expropriation, Abuse, and Injustice, Carrie Menkel-Meadow
64 U. Toronto L.J. 620 (2014)

Cooking up a Deal: Negotiation Recipes for Success, Carrie Menkel-Meadow, Andrea Kupfer Schneider, James Richard Coben, Robert Dingwall, Daniel Druckman, Noam Ebner, Howard Gadlin, Christopher Honeyman, Sanda Kaufman, Michelle LeBaron, Roy J. Lewicki, David Matz, Michael L. Moffitt, Jennifer W. Reynolds, John Harington Wade, and Nancy Welsh
Marquette Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 14-10, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-27 (2014)


Before Marriage: The Unexplored History of Nonmarital Recognition and Its Impact on Marriage, Douglas NeJaime
102 Calif. L. Rev. 87 (2014)

From Interraciality to Racial Realism, L. Song Richardson and Phillip Atiba Goff
92 Tex. L. Rev. 669 (2014)

Interrogating Racial Violence, L. Song Richardson and Phillip Atiba Goff
12 Ohio St. J. Crim. L. 115 (2014)

The Attrition of Rights Under Parole, L. Song Richardson, Tonja Jacobi, and Gregory Barr
87 S. Cal. L. Rev. 887 (2014)

Indian Trade Lawyers and the Building of State Trade-Related Legal Capacity, Gregory C. Shaffer, James J. Nedumpara, and Aseema Sinha
HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2014-14 (2014)

Empiricism, Experimentalism and Conditional Theory, Gregory C. Shaffer and Victoria Nourse
67 SMU L. Rev. 141 (2014)

Transnational Legal Ordering and Access to Medicines, Gregory C. Shaffer and Susan K. Sell
Patent Law in Global Perspective (2014)

The Language of Mens Rea, Kenneth W. Simons, Matthew Ginther, Francis Shen, Richard Bonnie, Morris Hoffman, Owen Jones, and Renee Marois
67 Vand. L. Rev. 1327 (2014)

Impossible Choices: Balancing Safety and Security in Domestic Violence Representation, Bob Solomon and Camille Carey
21 Clinical L. Rev. 201 (2014)


Teach Your Children Well: Preventing Domestic Violence, Jane K. Stoever

Enjoining Abuse: The Case for Indefinite Domestic Violence Protection Orders, Jane K. Stoever
67 Vand. L. Rev. 1015 (2014)

Foreword: Why Marc Galanter's "Haves" Article is One of the Most Influential Pieces of Legal Scholarship Ever Written, Shauhin A. Talesh
Why the Haves Come Out Ahead: The Classic Essay and New Observations (2014) iii (2014)

Institutional and Political Sources of Legislative Change: Explaining How Private Organizations Influence the Form and Content of Consumer Protection Litigation, Shauhin A. Talesh
39 Law & Soc. Inquiry 973 (2014)

Rights Based Empowerment: Understanding the Interaction between Power and Rights Mobilization, Benjamin van Rooij and Kathinka Furst
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2014)

Activist Acquiescence: Power, Pollution and Access to Justice in a Chinese Village, Benjamin van Rooij, Anna Lora-Wainwright, Yunmei Wu, and Yiyun Zhang
UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper Series (2014)

The Authoritarian Logic of Regulatory Pluralism: Understanding China's New Environmental Actors, Benjamin van Rooij, Rachel E. Stern, and Kathinka Furst
Reg. & Governance (2014)

Faith and Scepticism in Private International Law: Trust, Governance, Politics, and Foreign Judgments, Christopher A. Whytock
7 Erasmus L. Rev. 113 (2014)

Submissions from 2013


Making Music: Copyright Law and Creative Process. Chapter 4 in A Companion to Media Authorship, Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
A Companion to Media Authorship (2013) (2013)

Securities Regulation of Private Offerings in the Cyberspace Era: Legal Translation, Advertising and Business Context (Cybersecurities Symposium), Olufunmilayo B. Arewa
37 U. Toledo L. Rev. 331 (2013)

Marginal Workers: How Legal Fault Lines Divide Workers and Leave Them Without Protection, Sameer M. Ashar
47 Law & Soc'y Rev. 982 (2013)


Advancing Low-Wage Worker Organizing Through Legal Representation, Sameer M. Ashar, Fernando Flores, and Sara Feldman
47 Clearinghouse Rev. 313 (2013)

A Tribute to Professor James E. Jones, Jr. : In Honor of an "Honor Man", Mario L. Barnes
2013 Wis. L. Rev. 693 (2013)


Qualified Immunity Developments: Not Much Hope Left for Plaintiffs, Karen Blum, Erwin Chemerinsky, and Martin A. Schwartz

Anticipating Patentable Subject Matter, Dan L. Burk
65 Stan. L. Rev. Online 109 (2013)

Are Human Genes Patentable?, Dan L. Burk
44 IIC Int'l Rev. Intell. Prop. & Competition L. 747 (2013)


Copyright and the New Materiality, Dan L. Burk
14.0 Selected Papers of Internet Research 1 (2013)

Edifying Thoughts of a Patent Watcher: The Nature of DNA, Dan L. Burk
60 UCLA L. Rev. Discourse 92 (2013)

Intellectual Property in the Cathedral, Dan L. Burk
405 Zeitschrift Für Geistiges Eigentum (J. Intell. Prop.) (2013)


Owning E-Sports: Proprietary Rights in Professional Computer Gaming, Dan L. Burk

Patent Reform in the United States: Lessons Learned, Dan L. Burk
35 Regulation 20 (2013)


Community Benefit Agreements: A Symptom, Not the Antidote, of Bilateral Land Use Regulation, Alejandro E. Camacho
78 Brook. L. Rev. 355 (2013)


Feminists at the Border: Militarism in the Work of Ann Scales, Jennifer M. Chacon
91 Denv. U. L. Rev. 85 (2013)

Opening Our Hearts and Minds: A Response to Angela Onwauchi-Willig’s According to Our Hearts, Jennifer M. Chacon
16 J. Gender, Race & Just. 725 (2013)


Foreword : Policing Immigration After Arizona, Jennifer M. Chacón
3 Wake Forest J. L. & Pol'y 231 (2013)


Panel Discussion I: Understanding Immigration: Satisfying Padilla's New Definition of Competence in Legal Representation, Jennifer M. Chacon, Christopher Lasch, and Yolanda Vasquez
9 Tenn. J. L. & Pol'y 73 (2013)


An Overview of the October 2007 Supreme Court Term, Erwin Chemerinsky

Creating a Law School That Emphasizes Public Interest Law, Erwin Chemerinsky
7 DePaul J. Soc. Justice 1 (2013)


Hollingsworth v. Perry: What Should the Court Do?, Erwin Chemerinsky
37 Rev. L. & Soc. Change 229 (2013)

Lessons from Gideon, Erwin Chemerinsky
122 Yale L.J. 2676 (2013)


The Constitution and National Security, Erwin Chemerinsky


The Court Affects Each of Us: The Supreme Court Term in Review, Erwin Chemerinsky
16 Green Bag 2D 361 (2013)


The Elusive Quest for Value Neutral Judging: A Response to Redish and Arnould, Erwin Chemerinsky


The Hazelwooding of the First Amendment: The Deference to Authority, Erwin Chemerinsky
11 First Am. L. Rev. 291 (2013)


The Inescapability of Constitutional Theory, Erwin Chemerinsky
80 U. Chi. L. Rev. 935 (2013)


The Second Amendment and Gun Control, Erwin Chemerinsky

Diritto Ambientale E Superstrade Urbane: Cambio Di Direzione (Environmental Law and the Urban Freeway: Changing Lanes), Joseph F.C. DiMento
28 Rivista Guiridica dell'Ambiente 471 (2013)

Fonti Engergetiche Transfrontaliere E Diritto Ambientale, Politica E Politiche: Il Caso Del Gasdotto Keystone Pipeline in Canada E Negli Stati Uniti (Transboundary Environmental Energy and Environmental Law, Policy and Politics: The Keystone Pipeline Case), Joseph F.C. DiMento
28 Rivista Giurdica dell'Ambiente 645 (2013)


Buyers' Remorse? An Empirical Assessment of the Desirability of a Lawyer Career, Ronit Dinovitzer, Bryant G. Garth, and Joyce S. Sterling

The Labor History of Intellectual Property in Writing for Film, Television, and Advertising (映画、テレビ、広告のための脚本の知的財産をめぐる労働の歴史), Catherine Fisk
43 Intell. Prop. L. & Pol'y J. 157 (2013)