Past Issues

Summer 2011 Volume 76, Issue 3

Symposium: Evolving the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and its Patent Law Jurisprudence Foreword Dennis D. Crouch   The 2011 Earl F. Nelson Lecture   Crafting a 21st Century United States Patent and Trademark Office David Kappos   Articles Unpredictability in Patent Law and Its Effect on Pharmaceutical Innovation Christopher M. Holman    Continue Reading »

Spring 2011: Volume 76, Issue 2

Articles Distinguishing Judges: An Empirical Ranking of Judicial Quality in the United States Courts of Appeals Robert Anderson IV   Can the Tolling of Statutes of Limitations Based on the Defendant’s Absence from the State Ever Be Consistent with the Commerce Clause? Walter W. Heiser   Anti-Bribery Legislation in the United States and United Kingdom:  Continue Reading »

Winter 2011: Volume 76, Issue 1

Articles On the Contemporary Meaning of Korematsu: “Liberty Lies in the Hearts of Men and Women” David A. Harris   EEOC Reinforces Broad Interpretation of ADAAA Disability Qualification: But What Does “Substantially Limits” Mean? Carol J. Miller   Stimulating School Reform: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and the Shifting Federal Role in Education Benjamin  Continue Reading »

Fall 2010 Volume 75, Issue 4

Articles Strip Searches of Students: Addressing the Undressing of Children in Schools and Redressing the Fourth Amendment Violations Diana R. Donahoe   Constitutional Interpretation Through a Global Lens Rex D. Glensy   Strict in Theory, But Accommodating in Fact? Ozan O. Varol Notes & Law Summaries Cut and Run? Tuition Reimbursement and the 1997 IDEA  Continue Reading »

Summer 2010: Volume 75, Issue 3

Symposium: Broke and Broken: Can We Fix Our State Indigent Defense System? Foreword Rodney Uphoff   The 2010 Earl F. Nelson Lecture   Legal Representation for the Poor: Can Society Afford This Much Injustice? Stephen B. Bright   Boots on the Ground: The Ethical and Professional Battles of Public Defenders   Ethical Obligations of Indigent  Continue Reading »

Spring 2010: Volume 75, Issue 2

Colloquium Pretext in Peril Natasha T. Martin Responses Pretext Without Context D. Wendy Greene   Anti-Discrimination Law in Peril? Trina Jones   Discrimination Redefined Ann C. McGinley Articles An Economics Perspective on the Exclusionary Rule and Deterrence Michael D. Cicchini   Contract Law, Party Sophistication and the New Formalism Meredith R. Miller Notes Mental Retardation  Continue Reading »

Winter 2010 Volume 75, Issue 1

Articles Ordinary Creativity in Patent Law: The Artist Within the Scientist Amy L. Landers   The Context of Ideology: Law, Politics, and Empirical Legal Scholarship Carolyn Shapiro   The Myth of the Level Playing Field: Knowledge, Affect, and Repetition in Public Debate Jeremy N. Sheff Notes The Demise of Arbitration Agreements in Long-Term Care Contracts  Continue Reading »

Fall 2009 Volume 74, Issue 4

Articles The Misuse of Reasonable Royalty Damages as a Patent Infringement Deterrent Brian J. Love   The Hundred-Years War: The Ongoing Battle Between Courts and Agencies over the Right to Interpret Federal Law Nancy M. Modesitt   A Recipe for Bias: An Empirical Look at the Interplay Between Institutional Incentives and Bounded Rationality in Prosecutorial  Continue Reading »

Summer 2009: Volume 74, Issue 3

Symposium: Mulling Over the Missouri Plan: A Review of State Judicial Selection and Retention Systems Foreword R. Lawrence Dessem   The 2009 Earl F. Nelson Lecture The Essentials and Expendables of the Missouri Plan Sandra Day O’Connor   Special Interest Influence: Balancing Independence and Accountability We Have Met the Special Interests, and We Are They  Continue Reading »

Spring 2009: Volume 74, Issue 2

Articles Who’s Afraid of Redistribution? An Analysis of the Earned Income Tax Credit Jennifer Bird-Pollan   Religious & Philosophical Exemptions to Mandatory School Vaccinations: Who Should Bear the Costs to Society? Anthony Ciolli   Redevelopment Condemnations: A Blight or a Blessing upon the Land? Judge Harold L. Lowenstein   Notes Saving Missouri’s Public Defender System:  Continue Reading »