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Recent and Forthcoming Scholarship


Peter A. Alces

  • Monograph, The Normative Intersection of Law and Neuroscience (The University of Chicago Press, under contract).

Jeffrey Bellin

  • The Virginia and Federal Rules of Evidence: A Concise Comparison with Commentary (2015). Online.

Evan J. Criddle

  • Human Rights in Emergencies (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming).
  • Co-author, International Law's Fiduciary Constitution (Oxford University Press, forthcoming) (with Evan Fox-Decent).

Neal Devins

  • Co-author, The Company They Keep: How Partisan Divisions Came to the Supreme Court (Oxford U. Press in progress) (with Lawrence Baum).

Davison M. Douglas

  • The Constitutional Law Lectures of John Marshall Harlan (Carolina Academic Press forthcoming 2014).

James Dwyer

  • History and Philosophy of Homeschooling (University of Chicago Press, forthcoming 2016) (co-authored).

Adam M. Gershowitz

  • Co-author, Criminal Law: Cases and Comments (Found. Press 9th ed. 2013) (with Andre Moenssens, Ronald Bacigal & Gerald Ashdown).
  • The Wire: Crime, Law, and Policy (Carolina Academic Press 2013).

Michael Green

  • The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law: Civil Procedure (Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

Susan Grover

  • Co-author, Employment Discrimination Casebook (Susan Grover ed., Carolina Acad. Press 2d ed. 2013) (with Sandra Sperino & Jarod Gonzalez).

Fredric Lederer

  • Co-author, Court-Martial Procedure (expected 2014) (with Francis Gilligan).
  • Fundamental Criminal Procedure (expected 2014) [2d ed. 2011; 1st ed. 1999].
  • Military Law (expected 2014-2015).
  • Co-author, A Modern Approach to Evidence (5th ed. 2013) (with Richard O. Lempert, Samuel R. Gross & James S. Liebman) (in press).
  • Excerpts from Basic Advocacy and Litigation in a Technological World (2013) [Desktop published].

Linda Malone

  • International Environmental Law and World Resources (Thomson/Reuters forthcoming 2016).
  • Cruel and Unusual Supreme Court Jurisprudence: The Death Knell for the Death Penalty? (forthcoming 2015).

Thomas J. McSweeney

  • Priests of the Law: Roman Law and the Making of England's First Legal Professionals (in process).

Timothy Zick

  • The Cosmopolitan First Amendment: Protecting Transborder Expressive and Religious Liberties (Cambridge U. Press 2014). Purchase.


Peter A. Alces

  • The Death of Consent?, in Comparative Contract Law: British and American Perspectives, Oxford U. Press (forthcoming 2015).
  • The Minimum Content of Natural Contract Law, in Current Issues in Commercial Contracts: Transatlantic Perspectives (Cambridge U. Press 2013), .

Angela M. Banks

  • The Normative & Historical Cases for Proportional Deportation, 62 Emory J.L. 1243 (2013). SSRN.

Jeffrey Bellin

  • The Right to Remain Armed, ___ Washington Univ. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Trial by Google: Judicial Notice in the Information Age, 108 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1137 (2014) (with Andrew Ferguson). SSRN.
  • Attorney Competence in an Age of Plea Bargaining and Econometrics, 12 Ohio St. J. Crim. L. 153 (2014). SSRN.
  • Symposium, The Case for eHearsay, 83 Fordham L. Rev. 1317 (2014). SSRN.
  • The Inverse Relationship between the Constitutionality and Effectiveness of New York City 'Stop and Frisk', 94 B.U. L. Rev. 1495 (2014). SSRN.
  • eHearsay, 98 Minn. L. Rev. 7 (2013). SSRN.

Aaron-Andrew Bruhl

  • Communicating the Canons: How Lower Courts React When the Supreme Court Changes the Rules of Statutory Interpretation, Minn. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • Following Lower-Court Precedent, 81 U. Chi. L. Rev. 851 (2014). SSRN.
  • Measuring Circuit Splits: A Cautionary Note, 3 J. Legal Metrics 361 (2014) (peer-edited). SSRN.
  • Hierarchically Variable Deference to Agency Interpretations, 89 Notre Dame L. Rev. 727 (2013). SSRN.

Lynda Butler

  • The Governance Function of Constitutional Property, 48 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1687 (2015). SSRN.
  • The Resilience of Property, 55 Ariz. L. Rev. 847 (2013). SSRN.

Eric D. Chason

  • Extending the Taxation-of-Risk Model to Timing Options and Market-to-Market Taxes, 32 Va. Tax Rev. 485 (2013).
  • The Uneasy Case for Deferring Banker Pay, 73 La. L. Rev. 923 (2013).

Nancy Combs

  • Seeking Inconsistency: Advancing Pluralism in International Criminal Sentencing, ___ Yale J. Int'l L. ___ (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • Book Review, ___ Am. J. Int'l L. ___ (forthcoming 2016) (reviewing W. Michael Reisman & Christina Skinner, Fraudulent Evidence Before Public International Tribunals: The Dirty Stories of International Law (2014)).
  • A New Look at Fact-finding at the ICTR: Advances in Judicial Acknowledgement, ___ Crim. L.F. ___ (forthcoming 2015).
  • From Prosecutorial to Reparatory: A Valuable Post-Conflict Change of Focus, 36 Mich. J. Int'l L. 219 (2015). SSRN.

Evan J. Criddle

  • Protecting Human Rights During Emergencies: Delegation, Derogation, and Deference, 45 Neth. Y.B. Int'l L. 197 (2015) (invited contribution).
  • Standing for Human Rights Abroad, 100 Cornell L. Rev. 269 (2015). SSRN.
  • Three Grotian Theories of Humanitarian Intervention, 16 Theoretical Inq. L. 473 (2015) (invited contribution). SSRN.
  • Against Methodological Stare Decisis, 102 Geo. L.J. 1573 (2014) (with Glen Staszewski). SSRN.
  • Humanitarian Financial Intervention, 24 Eur. J. Int'l L. 583 (2013). SSRN.

Neal Devins

  • Co-author, 'Ideology' or 'Situation Sense'? An Experimental Investigation of Motivated Reasoning and Professional Judgment, 164 U. Pa. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015) (with Dan Kahan et al.).
  • Co-author, 50 States, 50 Attorneys General, and 50 Approaches to the Duty to Defend, 124 Yale L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2015) (with Saikrishna B. Prakash).
  • Symposium, Measuring Party Polarization in Congress: Lesson from Congressional Participation as Amicus Curiae, 65 Case West. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015).
  • Co-author, Congress's (Limited) Power to Represent Itself in Court, 99 Cornell L. Rev. 571 (2014) (with Tara Leigh Grove). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Dicta, Schmicta: Theory Versus Practice in Lower Court Decision-Making, 54 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 2021 (2013) (with David Klein).
  • Co-author, Essay, Reverse Advisory Opinions, 80 U. Chi. L. Rev. 859 (2013) (with Saikrishna Prakash).

Davison M. Douglas

  • The Surprising Role of Racial Hierarchy in the Civil Rights Jurisprudence of the First Justice John Marshall Harlan, 15 U. Pa. J. Const. L. 1037 (2013).

James Dwyer

  • Symposium, Implications of Hobby Lobby for Religious Schooling, .
  • Same-Sex Cynicism and the Self-Defeating Pursuit of Social Acceptance Through Litigation, 68 SMU L. Rev. 1 (2015). SSRN.
  • Inter-Country Adoption and the Special Rights Fallacy, 35 U. Pa. J. Int'l L. 189 (2014). SSRN.
  • Jailing Black Babies, 2014 Utah L. Rev. 465 (2014). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Promising Protection: 911 Call Records as Foundation for Family Violence Intervention, 102 Ky. L.J. 49 (2014) (with Linda L. Bryant). SSRN.
  • Misused Concepts and Misguided Questions: Fundamental Confusions in Family Law Debates, 4 Int'l J. Jur. Fam. 239 (2013) (peer reviewed).
  • Equality Between Adults and Children: Its Meaning, Implications, and Opposition, 2013 Mich. St. L. Rev. 1007 (2013) (symposium article). SSRN.
  • Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl: Erasing the Last Vestiges of Human Property, 93 B.U. L. Rev. Annex 51 (2013) (solicited). SSRN.
  • No Accounting for School Vouchers, 48 Wake Forest L. Rev. 361 (2013) (symposium article). SSRN.

Adam M. Gershowitz

  • Google Glass While Driving, 47 Ariz. St. L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • The Post-Riley Search Warrant: Search Protocols and Particularity in Cell Phone Searches, ((working paper)). SSRN.
  • An NTSB for Capital Punishment, 47 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 151 (2014) (symposium). SSRN.
  • Rethinking the Timing of Capital Clemency, 113 Mich. L. Rev. 1 (2014). SSRN.
  • The Wire as a Gap-Filling Class on Criminal Law and Procedure, 64 J. Legal Educ. 117 (2014). SSRN.
  • Why Arizona v. Gant Is the Wrong Solution to the Warrantless Cell Phone Search Problem, 94 B.U. L. Rev. Annex 9 (2014) (solicited). SSRN.
  • Seizing a Cell Phone Incident to Arrest: Data Extraction Devices, Faraday Bags, or Aluminum Foil as a Solution to the Warrantless Cell Phone Search Problem, 22 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 601 (2013). SSRN.

Michael Green

  • Symposium, Prediction Theories of Law and the Internal Point of View, ___ San Diego L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming).
  • Symposium, Was Afrikan Spir a Phenomenalist (and What Difference Does It Make for Understanding Nietzsche)?, 44 Journal of Nietzsche Studies ___ (forthcoming 2014). SSRN.
  • Symposium, Eternal Recurrence in a Neo-Kantian Context, 54 Kriterion: Revista de Filosofia 459 (2014).
  • Vertical Power, 48 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 73 (2014). SSRN.
  • Erie's International Effect, 107 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1485 (2013) (previously published at 107 Nw. U. L. Rev. Colloquy 165 (2012)). SSRN.
  • Symposium, Felix Cohen on Legislation, 1 The Theory and Practice of Legislation 113 (2013).
  • Symposium, Law's Dark Matter, 54 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 845 (2013). SSRN.
  • Symposium, On Hart's Category Mistake, 19 Legal Theory 347 (2013). SSRN.
  • The Twin Aims of Erie, 88 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1865 (2013). SSRN.

Rebecca Green

  • Rethinking Transparency in U.S. Elections, 75 Ohio St. L.J. 779 (2014). SSRN.
  • Petitions, Privacy, and Political Obscurity, 85 Temp. L. Rev. 357 (2013). SSRN.

Christopher L. Griffin, Jr.

  • Co-author, Self-Perception of Disability and Prospects for Employment Among U.S. Veterans, 50 Work 49 (2015) (with Michael Ashley Stein). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Corrections for Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement, 55 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1365 (2014) (with Frank A. Sloan & Lindsey M. Eldred). SSRN.

Tara Leigh Grove

  • Reconsidering the Political Question Doctrine, 90 N.Y.U. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • Standing Outside of Article III, 162 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1311 (2014). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Congress's (Limited) Power to Represent Itself in Court, 99 Cornell L. Rev. 571 (2014) (with Neal Devins). SSRN.
  • The Exceptions Clause as a Structural Safeguard, 113 Colum. L. Rev. 929 (2013). SSRN.

Vivian Hamilton

  • Liberty Without Capacity: Why States Should Ban Adolescent Driving, 48 Ga. L. Rev. 1019 (2014).

Laura Heymann

  • Dialogues of Authenticity, 58 Stud. L. Pol. & Soc'y 25 (2015). SSRN.
  • Symposium, Overlapping Intellectual Property Doctrines: Election of Rights versus Selection of Remedies, 17 Stan. Tech. L. Rev. 241 (2013). SSRN.

Darian M. Ibrahim

  • Equity Crowdfunding: A Market of Lemons?, 100 Minn. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2016). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Delaware's Familiarity, 52 San Diego L. Rev. 271 (2015) (with Brian Broughman). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Delaware Law as Lingua Franca: Theory and Evidence, 57 J. L. & Econ. 865 (2014) (with Brian Broughman & Jesse Fried). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Symposium, Law and Entrepreneurial Opportunities, 98 Cornell L. Rev. 1533 (2013) (with D. Gordon Smith). SSRN.
  • Should Angel-Backed Start-ups Reject Venture Capital?, 2 Mich. J. Private Equity & Venture Cap. L. 251 (2013). SSRN.

Allison Orr Larsen

  • Do Laws Have a Constitutional Shelf Life?, 94 Tex. L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • The Trouble with Amicus Facts, 100 Va. L. Rev. 1757 (2014). SSRN.
  • Factual Precedents, 162 U. Pa. L. Rev. 59 (2013). SSRN.

Linda Malone

  • Environmental Justice Reimagined Through Human Security and Post-Modern Ecological Feminism: A Neglected Perspective on Climate Change, 38 Fordham Int'l L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2015).
  • Maturing Justice: Integrating the Convention on the Rights of the Child into the Judgments and Processes of the International Criminal Court, 43 Ga. J. Int'l L. ___ (forthcoming 2015).

Paul Marcus

  • Co-author, A Tale of Two (and Possibly Three) Atkins: Intellectual Disability and Capital Punishment Twelve Years after The Supreme Court's Creation of a Categorical Bar, 23 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 393 (2014) (with John H. Blume, Sheri Lynn Johnson & Emily Paavola). SSRN.
  • Symposium, Does Atkins Make A Difference In Non-Capital Cases? Should It?, 23 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 431 (2014). SSRN.
  • Judges Talking to Jurors in Criminal Cases: Why U.S. Judges Do It So Differently from Just About Everyone Else, 30 Az. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 1 (2013). SSRN.

Thomas J. McSweeney

  • Hengham Magna and Fet Asaver: Two Legal Treatises of the Thirteenth Century, (in process).
  • Imagining an Ideal World through a Legal Text: Konungsbók and the Medieval Icelandic Commonwealth, (under review).
  • The King's Courts and the King's Soul: Pardoning as Almsgiving in Medieval England, 40 Reading Medieval Studies 159 (2014) (Special Issue, Law's Dominion: Medieval Studies for Paul Hyams 2014) (Academia.edu). SSRN.

Alan Meese

  • Symposium, Antitrust Federalism and State Restraints of Interstate Commerce: An Essay for Professor Hovenkamp, 100 Iowa L. Rev. 2161 (2015) (invited submission for Centennial Symposium). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Hobby Lobby, Corporate Law, and the Theory of the Firm: Why For-Profit Corporations are RFFA Persons, 127 Harv. L. Rev. F. 273 (2014) (with Nathan B. Oman). SSRN.
  • Antitrust, Regulatory Harm, and Economic Liberty, 99 Iowa L. Rev. Bulletin 115 (2014). SSRN.
  • Competition Policy and the Great Depression: Lessons Learned and a New Way Forward, 23 Cornell J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 255 (2014). SSRN.
  • Robert Bork's Forgotten Role in the Transaction Cost Revolution, 79 Antitrust L.J. 953 (2014) (invited submission). SSRN.
  • Assorted Anti-Leegin Canards: Why Resistance is Misguided and Futile, 40 Fla. St. L. Rev. 907 (2013).
  • Reframing the (False?) Choice Between Purchaser Welfare and Total Welfare: How the Partial Equilibrium Trade-off Model Distorts Normative Antitrust Debate, 81 Fordham L. Rev. 2197 (2013) (invited submission). SSRN.
  • The Market Power Model of Contract Formation: How Outmoded Economic Theory Still Distorts Antitrust Doctrine, 88 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1291 (2013). SSRN.

Nathan Oman

  • International Legal Experience and the Mormon Theology of the State, 1945-2012, 100 Iowa L. Rev. 715 (2015). SSRN.
  • Co-author, Hobby Lobby, Corporate Law, and the Theory of the Firm: Why For-Profit Corporations are RFRA Persons, 124 Harv. L. Rev. F. 273 (2014) (with Alan Meese). SSRN.
  • A Theory of Civil Liability, 21 Geo. Mason L. Rev. 381 (2014).
  • Need for a Law of Church and Market, 64 Duke L.J. Online __ (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • Co-author, The Supreme Court's Theory of Private Law, 62 Duke L.J. 1109 (2013) (with Jason M. Solomon). SSRN.

Sarah R. Wasserman Rajec

  • Free Trade in Patented Goods: International Exhaustion for Patents, 28 Berkeley Tech. L.J. 317 (2014).
  • Evaluating Flexibility in International Patent Law, 65 Hastings L.J. 153 (2013).

Patricia Roberts

  • Post-9/11 Veterans: Welcoming Them Home as Colleagues and Clients, 45 U. Memphis L. Rev. 45 (2015) (symposium). SSRN.
  • From the 'War on Poverty' to Pro Bono: Access to Justice Remains Elusive for Too Many, Including Our Veterans, 34 B.C. J.L. & Soc. Just. 341 (2014). SSRN.

Sarah Stafford

  • Peer-reviewed, Do 'Carrots' Work? Examining the Effectiveness of EPA's Compliance Assistance Program, 31 J. Pol'y Analysis & Mgmt. ___ (forthcoming).
  • Peer-reviewed, How Predictable Are Environmental Compliance Inspections, 44 Journal of Regulatory Economics 361.
  • Co-author, Peer-reviewed, Management of Hazardous Waste and Contaminated Land, 3 Annual Review of Resource Economics 255 (with Hilary Sigman) (forthcoming).
  • Peer-reviewed, Will Additional Federal Enforcement Improve the Performance of Pipelines in the U.S.?” , 37 Int'l Rev. L. & Econ. 137 (2014).

James Stern

  • Conflicts Conflicts, (in progress).
  • Co-author, Intellectual Priority, (with Dotan Oliar) (in progress).
  • The Essential Structure of Property Law, (in progress).
  • ABC v. Aereo and the Humble Judge, 9 NYU J.L. Liberty 81 (forthcoming 2015). SSRN.
  • Property, Exclusivity, and Jurisdiction, 100 Va. L. Rev. 111 (2014). SSRN.
  • Indirect Purchaser Suits and Jurisdictional Competition, ___ Global Competition Rev. ___ (2013). SSRN.
  • Property's Constitution, 101 Cal. L. Rev. 277 (2013). SSRN.

Cynthia Ward

  • Mental Illness and Danger to Self, 3 Mental Health L. & Pol'y J. 253 (2014). SSRN.

Timothy Zick

  • First Amendment Cosmopolitanism, Skepticism, and Democracy, 76 Ohio St. L.J. 705 (2015). SSRN.
  • Rights Speech, 48 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1 (2014) (to be reprinted in First Amendment Law Handbook: 2015-2016 Edition (Rodney A. Smolla ed., Thompson/West 2016)). SSRN.

Book Chapters

Angela M. Banks

  • Closing the Schoolhouse Doors: State Efforts to Limit K-12 Education for Unauthorized Migrants, in The Resegregation of Schools: Race and Education in the Twenty-First Century (Jamel K. Donnor & Adrienne D. Dixson eds., forthcoming 2013).

Nancy Combs

  • The ICTR's Evidentiary System, in Elgar Companion to the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (Anne-Marie de Brouwer and Alette Smeulers, eds. forthcoming 2016).

Evan J. Criddle

  • A Sacred Trust of Civilization: Fiduciary Foundations of International Law, in Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law (Andrew Gold & Paul Miller eds., Oxford U. Press 2014). SSRN.
  • Proportionality in Counterinsurgency: Reconciling Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, in Counterinsurgency Law: New Directions in Asymmetric Warfare (William Banks ed., Oxford U. Press 2013).

Neal Devins

  • The Constitutional Politics of Congress, in Oxford Handbook on the Constitution of the United States (M. Graber, S. Levinson, M. Tushnet eds., Oxford U. Press) (forthcoming).
  • Group Formation and Precedent, in Precedent on the United States Supreme Court (C.J. Peters ed., Springer 2014).

James Dwyer

  • Regulating Child Rearing ina Culturally Diverse Society, in Philosophical Foundations of Chidren's and Family Law (Elizabeth Brake and Lucinda Ferguson, eds., Oxford U. Press, forthcoming 2016).
  • The Moral Status of Children and Adults, in Routledge Handbook on Childhood.
  • Speaking Truth With and For Children, in Denialism and Human Rights (Jan Willems, Hans Nelen and Roland Moerland, eds., Intersentia 2015).
  • The Moral Basis of Children’s Relational Rights, in The Routledge Handbook of Family Law and Policy (Robert George & John Eekelaar, eds., forthcoming).
  • Who Decides?, in The Wellbeing of Children in Theory and Practice (Colin Macleod & Alexander Bagattini eds., Springer, forthcoming).

Michael Green

  • Hart on Presuppositions, in Pragmatics and Law (Francesca Poggie & Alessandro Capone eds., Springer, Perspectives on Pragmatics, Philosophy and Psychology Series, forthcoming 2016).

Linda Malone

  • Co-author, International Environmental Law in U.S. Courts, in ASIL Judicial Benchbook on International Law (Diane Amman, ed. forthcoming 2015) (with Anastasia Telesetsky). Online.
  • Co-author, Women and International Environmental Law, in Essentials Readings in Environmental Law: Topics (IUCN Academy of Environmental Law 2014) (with Kang He). Online.
  • Co-author, Women, Climate Justice and International Environmental Law, in Essential Readings in Environmental Law: Topics (IUCN Academy of Environmental Law 2014) (with Kang He). Online.

Paul Marcus

  • Education in Los Angeles: Past and Present, in Voices of the Brown Generation: Memories and Reflections of Law Professors (J. Bonnie & M. W. Wigfall eds., Vanderbilt U. Press forthcoming).

Thomas J. McSweeney

  • Magna Carta and the Right to Trial by Jury, in Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor (Randy J. Holland ed., Library of Congress' 800th Anniversary Volume 2014).
  • Magna Carta, Civil Law, and Canon Law, in Magna Carta and the Rule of Law (Reb Brownell et al. eds., American Bar Association's 800th Anniversary Volume 2014) (Academia.edu). SSRN.
  • Between England and France: A Cross-Channel Legal Culture in the Late Thirteenth Century, in Law, Justice, and Governance: New Views on Medieval English Constitutionalism (Richard Kaeuper ed., Brill 2013).

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