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Sungjoon Cho, Double Remedies in Double Courts, 26 Eᴜʀ. J. Iɴᴛ'ʟ L. (forthcoming 2015) (with Thomas H. Lee).
Harold J. Krent, Inconsistency and Angst in District Court Resolution of Social Security Disability Appeals, 67 Hastings L. J. (forthcoming 2016) (with Scott Morris).
Harold J. Krent, Presidential Control of Adjudication within the Executive Branch, 65 C.W.R.U. L. Rᴇᴠ. 1083 (2015).
Nancy S. Marder, Introduction to Juries and Lay Participation: American Perspectives and Global Trends, 90 Cʜɪ.-Kᴇɴᴛ L. Rᴇᴠ. 789 (2015) (with Valerie P. Hans).
Nancy S. Marder, Juror Bias, Voir Dire, and the Judge-Jury Relationship, 90 Cʜɪ.-Kᴇɴᴛ L. Rᴇᴠ. 927 (2015).
Nancy S. Marder, Jurors and Social Media: Is a Fair Trial Still Possible?, 67 SMU L. Rᴇᴠ. 617 (2014).
Mark Rosen, Choice-of-Law as Non-Constitutional Federal Law, 99 Minn. L. Rev. 1017 (2015).
Joan Steinman, The Puzzling Appeal of Summary Judgment Denials: When are Such Denials Reviewable?, Mich. St. L. Rev. 895 (2014).
Joan Steinman, Spokeo: Where Shalt Thou Stand, 68 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc (forthcoming 2015).
Business and Commerce
Evelyn Brody, Simultaneous Contrasts in the U.S. Law and Regulation of Charities, 17 Charity L. & Prac. Rev. 113 (2014-15) (U.K.).
Steven L. Harris, When Is a Dog's Tail Not a Leg: A Property-Based Methodology for Distinguishing Sales of Receivables from Security Interests That Secure an Obligation, 82 U. Cin. L. Rev. 1029 (2014) (with Charles W. Mooney, Jr.).
Daniel Martin Katz, How Smart Resolution Planning Can Help Banks Improve Profitability and Reduce Risk, 3 Banking Perspective Quarterly (2015) (with Paul Lippe, Jan Putnis & Ian Hurst).
Daniel Martin Katz, Legal by Design: A New Paradigm for Handling Complexity in Banking Regulation and Elsewhere in Law, 93 Or. L. Rev. 831 (2015) (with Paul Lippe & Dan Jackson).
Seth Oranburg, Bridgefunding, 25 Cornell J. L. & Pub. Pol'y (forthcoming 2016).
Seth Oranburg, Democratizing Startups, 68 Rutgers L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).
Adrian Walters, Giving Effect to Foreign Restructuring Plans in Anglo-US Private International Law, 3 Nottingham Insolvency & Bus. L. e-Journal 20 (2015).
Adrian Walters, Statutory Erosion of Secured Creditors' Rights: Some Insights from the United Kingdom, 2015 U. Ill. L. Rev. 543.
Steven Heyman, The Conservative-Libertarian Turn in First Amendment Jurisprudence, 117 W. Va. L. Rev. 231 (2014)
Steven Heyman, A Struggle for Recognition: The Controversy over Religious Liberty, Civil Rights, and Same-Sex Marriage, 14 First Amend. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015).
Mark Rosen, Religious Institutions, Liberal States, and the Political Architecture of Overlapping Spheres, 2014 U. Ill. L. Rev. 737.
Mark Rosen, When Are Constitutional Rights Non-Absolute? McCutcheon, Conflicts, and the Sufficiency Question, 56 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1535 (2015).
Christopher Schmidt, The Challenge of Supreme Court Biography: The Case of Chief Justice Rehnquist, 29 Const. Comment. 271 (2014).
Christopher Schmidt, The Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Divide, 12 Stan. J. C.R. & C.L. (forthcoming 2016).
Christopher Schmidt, Divided by Law: The Sit-Ins and the Role of the Courts in the Civil Rights Movement, 33 L. & Hist. Rev. 93 (2015).
Christopher Schmidt, Litigating Against the Civil Rights Movement, 86 U. Colo. L. Rev. 1173 (2015).
Christopher Schmidt, New York Times v. Sullivan and the Legal Attack on the Civil Rights Movement, 66 Ala. L. Rev. 293 (2014).
Christopher Schmidt, On Doctrinal Confusion: The Case of the State Action Doctrine, BYU L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).
Lori Andrews, The "Progress Clause": An Empirical Analysis Based on the Constitutional Foundation of Patent Law, 15 N.C. J. Tech. 4 (2014).
Patrick R. Goold, Copyright Accidents, B.U. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016) (with Oren Bracha).
Patrick R. Goold, Corrective Justice and Copyright Infringement, 16 Vand. J. Ent. & Tech. L. 251 (2014).
Patrick R. Goold, Is Copyright Infringement a Strict Liability Tort?, 30 Berkeley Tech. L. J. 305 (2015).
Patrick R. Goold, Why the U.K. Adaptation Right Is Superior to the U.S. Derivative Work Right, 92 Neb. L. Rev. 843 (2014).
Edward Lee, Patent Trolls: Moral Panics, Motions in Limine, and Patent Reform, 19 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015).
Mark Rosen, The New Governancism?, 59 St. Louis U. L. J. (forthcoming 2015).
Dan Tarlock, Why There Should Be No Restatement of Environmental Law, 79 Brooklyn L. Rev. 663 (2014).
Martin H. Malin, Education Reform and Labor Management Cooperation: What Role for the Law?, 45 U. Tol. L. Rev. 527 (2014).
Martin H. Malin, The Labor and Employment Law Decisions of the Supreme Court's 2012-13 Term, 29 A.B.A. J. Lab & Emp. L. 203 (2014).
César F. Rosado Marzán, Work, Study, Organize!: Why the Northwestern University Football Players Are Employees Under the National Labor Relations Act, 32 Hofstra Lab. & Emp. L. J. (forthcoming 2015) (with Alex Tilletts-Saks).
César F. Rosado Marzán, Danbury Hatters In Sweden: A U.S. Perspective on the Available Remedies and Sanctions for Employers Who Suffer Unfair Labour Practices by Labour Unions, 30 Int'l J. Comp. Lab. L. & Indus. Rel. 339 (2014) (with Margot Nikitas).
Daniel Martin Katz, Measuring, Monitoring, and Managing Legal Complexity, 100 Iowa L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015) (with J.B. Ruhl).
Daniel Martin Katz, Measuring the Complexity of the Law: The United States Code, 22 Artificial Intelligence & L. 1 (2014) (with Michael Bommarito).
Daniel Martin Katz, The MIT School of Law? A Perspective on Legal Education in the 21st Century, 2014 U. Ill. L. Rev. 1431 (2014).
Seth Oranburg, How Twitter Is Disrupting Shareholder Activism, 20 Fordham J. of Corp. & Fin. L. 695 (2015).
Henry H. Perritt, Making Civilian Drones Safe: Performance Standards, Self-Certification, and Post-Sale Data Collection, 14 Nw. J. Tech. & Intel. Prop. (forthcoming 2015) (with Albert J. Plawinski).
Henry H. Perritt, Using the Internet to Make Drones Safe, J. Internet L. (forthcoming 2015) (with Albert J. Plawinski).
Henry H. Perritt, One Centimeter over My Back Yard: Where Does Federal Preemption of State Drone Regulation Start?, N.C. J. L. & Tech. (forthcoming 2016) (with Albert J. Plawinski).
Henry H. Perritt, Jr., Developing DROP Discipline: Training and Testing Operators of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems, 7 Hastings Sci. & Tech. L. J. 143 (2015) (with Eliot O. Sprague).
Henry H. Perritt, Jr., Drones, 17 Vand. J. Ent. & Tech. L. 101 (2015) (with Eliot O. Sprague).
Henry H. Perritt, Jr., Law Abiding Drones, 16 Colum. Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 385 (2015) (with Eliot O. Sprague).
Henry H. Perritt, Jr., Sharing Public Safety Helicopters, 79 J. Air L. & Com. 501 (2014) (with Eliot O. Sprague & Christopher L. Cue).
Kimberly D. Bailey, Watching Me: The War on Crime, Privacy, and the State, 47 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1539 (2014).
Elizabeth De Armond, Preventing Preemption: Finding Freedom for States to Protect Their Citizens' Personal History Information, BYU L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).
Edward Lee, Recognizing Rights in Real Time: The Role of Google in the EU Right to Be Forgotten, 49 U.C. Davis L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).
Edward Lee, The Right to Be Forgotten v. Free Speech, I/S: J. L. Pol'y for Info. Soc'y (forthcoming 2016).
Richard Warner, Beyond Notice and Choice: Privacy, Norms, and Consent, 14 Suffolk U. J. High Tech. L. 370 (2014) (with Robert Sloan).
Richard Warner, The Harm in Merely Knowing: Privacy, Complicity, Surveillance, and the Self, 19 J. Internet L. 3 (2015) (with Robert Sloan).
Richard Warner, Self, Privacy, and Power: Is It All Over?, 17 Tul. J. Tech. & Intell. Prop. 61 (2014) (with Robert Sloan).
Richard Warner, The Self, the Stasi, and the NSA: Privacy, Knowledge, Complicity in the Surveillance State, Minn. J.L. Sci. & Tech. (forthcoming 2016) (with Robert Sloan).
Katharine Baker, Legitimate Families and Equal Protection, B.C. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015).
Alexander Boni-Saenz, Sexuality and Incapacity, 76 Ohio St. L. J. (forthcoming 2015).
Myrisha Lewis, Biology, Genetics, Nurture, and the Law: The Expansion of the Legal Definition of Family to Include Three or More Legal Parents, 16 Nev. L. J. (forthcoming 2015).
Katharine Baker, Why Rape Should Not (Always) Be a Crime, Minn. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015).
Michael I. Spak, Practical Problems with Modifying the Military Justice System to Better Handle Sexual Assault Cases, 29 Wis. J. L. Gender & Soc'y 377 (2014).
Bernadette Atuahene, The Importance of Conversation in Transitional Justice: A Study of Land Restitution in South Africa, 39 L. & Soc. Inquiry 4 (2014).
Sungjoon Cho, How the World Trade Community Operates: Norms and Discourse, 13 World Trade Rev. 685 (2014).
Sungjoon Cho, An International Organization's Identity Crisis, 34 Nᴡ. J. Int'l L. & Bus. 359 (2014).
César F. Rosado Marzán , Labor's Soft Means, Hard Challenges: Fundamental Discrepancies and the Promise of Non-Binding Arbitration for International Framework Agreements, 98 Minn. L. Rev. 1749 (2014).
César F. Rosado Marzán , Lonely No More? Labor Rights in Latin America after the Global Crisis, 17 Emp. Rts. & Emp. Pol'y J. 291 (2014).
César F. Rosado Marzán , Organizing with International Framework Agreements: An Exploratory Study, 4 Irvine L. Rev. 725 (2014).
César F. Rosado Marzán , Protecting Workers as a Matter Principle: A Latin American View of U.S. Work Law, 13 Wash. U. Global Stud. L. Rev. 605 (2014) (with Sergio Gamonal C.).
Dan Tarlock, Mexico and the United States Assume a Legal Duty to Provide Colorado River Delta Restoration Flows: An Important International Environmental and Water Law Precedent, 23 Rev. Eur. Comp. & Int'l Envtl. L. 76 (2014).
Joy Y. Xiang, Addressing Climate Change: Domestic Innovation, International Aid and Collaboration, N.Y.U. J. Intell. Prop. & Ent. L (forthcoming 2015).
Richard W. Wright, The New Old Efficiency Theories of Causation and Liability, J. Tort L. (forthcoming 2015/2016).
Richard W. Wright, Res Ipsa and the Standard of Persuasion, Alta. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015/2016).
Richard W. Wright, Scientific Causation and Legal Causation, 91 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. (forthcoming 2016).