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Law & Society: Civil Procedure eJournal

ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 30 Apr 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 4,371 Deposition Tricks: The Dirty Dozen
Neil Joel Dilloff
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Date posted to database: 27 May 2010
Last Revised: 20 Jul 2010
2 4,279 Where to File Your Patent Case
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 3 May 2010
Last Revised: 7 Dec 2014
3 2,628 Blinking on the Bench: How Judges Decide Cases
Chris Guthrie, Jeffrey J. Rachlinski and Andrew J. Wistrich
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
Date posted to database: 2 Nov 2007
Last Revised: 17 Dec 2007
4 2,563 The Rise of Contingent Fee Representation in Patent Litigation
David L. Schwartz
Northwestern Law School
Date posted to database: 24 Jan 2012
Last Revised: 29 Nov 2012
5 1,819 The Google Book Search Settlement: A New Orphan-Works Monopoly?
Randal C. Picker
University of Chicago - Law School
Date posted to database: 16 Apr 2009
Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
6 1,578 The New Summary Judgment Motion: The Motion to Dismiss Under Iqbal and Twombly
Suja A. Thomas
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Oct 2009
Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
7 1,572 The One Hundred Billion Dollar Problem in Small Claims Court: Robo-Signing and Lack of Proof in Debt Buyer Cases
Peter A. Holland
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Jul 2011
Last Revised: 7 Jun 2014
8 1,501 The Pleading Problem
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2009
Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
9 1,476 The Fusion of Law and Equity: A Canadian Perspective
Leonard I. Rotman
Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
Date posted to database: 22 May 2011
Last Revised: 22 May 2011
10 1,468 Costs and Funding of Civil Litigation: A Comparative Study
Christopher Hodges, Stefan Vogenauer and Magdalena Tulibacka
University of Oxford - Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and Emory Law School
Date posted to database: 27 Nov 2009
Last Revised: 27 Nov 2009

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
1 Mar 2016 through 30 Apr 2016

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1 148 The Rise and Fall of Plausibility Pleading?
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 2 Apr 2016
2 102 Takings, Legitimacy, and Emergency Action: Lessons from the Financial Crisis of 2008
Julia D. Mahoney
University of Virginia School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
3 91 The Claim Prism
Simona Grossi
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Date posted to database: 3 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 10 Mar 2016
4 80 Pain and Suffering Damages in Personal Injury Cases: An Empirical Study
Yun-chien Chang, Theodore Eisenberg, Tsung Hsien Li and Martin T. Wells
University of Chicago - Law School, Cornell University, Law School (deceased), National Chung Cheng University - Department of Criminology and Cornell University - Law School
Date posted to database: 5 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
5 61 Taking Bankruptcy Rights Seriously
Rafael I. Pardo
Emory University School of Law
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2016
6 58 Reckoning Contract Damages: Valuation of the Contract as an Asset
Victor P. Goldberg
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 26 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 26 Mar 2016
7 52 Aggregation as Disempowerment: Red Flags in Class Action Settlements
Howard M. Erichson
Fordham University School of Law
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2016
Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
8 43 Prisoners of Pleading
Richard Frankel and Alistair E Newbern
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law and Vanderbilt University Law School
Date posted to database: 27 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 26 Apr 2016
9 49 'Farewell to Unjustified Enrichment?’ - A Common Law Response
Steve Hedley
University College Cork
Date posted to database: 12 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 12 Mar 2016
10 49 Toward a Political Theory for Private International Law
John Linarelli
Durham University
Date posted to database: 18 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016





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