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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 29 Aug 2016

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 4,460 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 4,318 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 2,797 Contract as Empowerment
Robin Bradley Kar
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 29 Mar 2016
Last Revised: 16 Jun 2016
4 2,665 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
5 2,625 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
6 1,825 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
7 1,644 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
8 1,501 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
9 1,603 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
10 1,542 The Pleading Problem
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Date posted to database: 3 Aug 2009
Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
30 Jun 2016 through 29 Aug 2016

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1 366 The Relationship between Brief Readability and Summary Judgment Decisions
Shaun B. Spencer and Adam Feldman
University of Massachusetts School of Law - Dartmouth and University of Southern California, Political Science, Students
Date posted to database: 8 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 9 Jul 2016
2 184 Attorneys, Document Discovery, and Discipline
Paula Schaefer
University of Tennessee College of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 17 Aug 2016
3 150 An Evidentiary Oddity: 'Careful Habit' ― Does the Law of Evidence Embrace This Archaic/Modern Topic?
Marc Ginsberg
The John Marshall Law School
Date posted to database: 22 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 22 Jul 2016
4 99 Civil Rules Interpretive Theory
Lumen N. Mulligan and Glen Staszewski
University of Kansas Law School and Michigan State University College of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 25 Jul 2016
5 88 'Characteristic of a Pirate': Willfulness and Treble Damages
Michael Feldman and Mark A. Lemley
Durie Tangri LLP and Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 25 Jul 2016
6 87 Did eBay Irreparably Injure Trademark Law?
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 25 Jul 2016
7 85 Form and Substance in Equitable Remedies
Stephen A. Smith
McGill University - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 5 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 5 Jul 2016
8 75 The New Business Rule and Compensation for Lost Profits
Victor P. Goldberg
Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 5 Aug 2016
9 57 ‘Their Evil Lies in the Grapevine Effect’: Assessment of Damages in Defamation by Social Media
Michael Douglas
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Jul 2016
Last Revised: 22 Jul 2016
10 57 The Empirical Effects of Twombly and Iqbal
William H. J. Hubbard
University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Aug 2016
Last Revised: 12 Aug 2016





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