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1.

The Cat in the Microwave? (Die Katze in der Mikrowelle?)

Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft, Vol. 8, p. 598, 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Interdisciplinary Center for Law and Information Technology (ICRI)
Downloads 5,261
2.

Rawls' Linguistic Analogy: A Study of the 'Generative Grammar' Model of Moral Theory Described by John Rawls in 'A Theory of Justice.' (Phd Dissertation, Cornell University, 2000)

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 766464
Number of pages: 388 Posted: 28 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 04 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 2,631
3.

Rome II and Tort Conflicts: A Missed Opportunity

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 56, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 2,458
4.

What is Tort Law for? Part 1: The Place of Corrective Justice

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1/2010
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,429
5.

Sue My Car Not Me: Products Liability and Accidents Involving Autonomous Vehicles

2013 U. Ill. J.L. Tech. & Pol'y 247
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Thomas, Fisher, Sinclair & Edwards
Downloads 2,369
6.

Freedom, Responsibility and Risk: Fundamental Principles Supporting Tort Reform

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 36, p. 645, 2003
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pacific Legal Foundation
Downloads 2,332
7.

Michael v Chief Constable of South Wales Police [2015] UKSC 2

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 21/2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,842
8.

Sit, Stay, Drive: The Future of Autonomous Car Liability

16 SMU Sci. & Tech. Law Rev. 101 (Winter 2013)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
The American College and The American College
Downloads 1,619
9.

Police Liability in Negligence for Failure to Prevent Crime: Time to Rethink

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 39/2014
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford
Downloads 1,504
10.

Rescue Without Law: An Empirical Perspective on the Duty to Rescue

84 Texas Law Review 653, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE05-018
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 07 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University
Downloads 1,432
11.

Moral Grammar and Intuitive Jurisprudence: A Formal Model of Unconscious Moral and Legal Knowledge

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF LEARNING AND MOTIVATION: MORAL COGNITION AND DECISION MAKING, D. Medin, L. Skitka, C. W. Bauman, D. Bartels, eds., Vol. 50, Academic Press, 2009, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1163422
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 23 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,430
12.

Self-Defense Against Robots and Drones

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2015, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-13
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 03 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law and University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 1,399
13.

A Revolution in Duty of Care?

James Goudkamp, 'A Revolution in Duty of Care?' (2015) 131 Law Quarterly Review pp.519–525., Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16/2016,
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,389
14.

Words that Wound: A Tort Action for Racial Insults, Epithets, and Name-Calling

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Vol. 17, p. 133, 1982, Seattle University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 1,369
15.

Omniveillance, Google, Privacy in Public, and the Right to Your Digital Identity: A Tort for Recording and Disseminating an Individual's Image over the Internet

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 49, p. 313
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 05 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 1,304
16.

Technological Opacity, Predictability, and Self-Driving Cars

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 38, 2016
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School and University of Technology Sydney (UTS)
Downloads 1,245
17.

The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and the Limits of Civil Liability

Washington Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,234
18.

The Impact of the Civil Liability Legislation on Fundamental Policies and Principles of the Common Law of Negligence

Torts Law Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 268-300, 2006, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 1,185
19.

A Tale of Two Bloggers: Free Speech and Privacy in the Blogosphere

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 1195, 2006, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 207, Berkman Center for Internet & Society - Bloggership: How Blogs are Transforming Legal Scholarship Conference
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 May 2006 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,174
20.

Online Harassment, Defamation, and Hateful Speech: A Primer of the Legal Landscape

Fordham Center on Law and Information Policy Report No. 2
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 10 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Data & Society Research Institute and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,173
21.

The Scope and Potential of FTC Data Protection

83 George Washington Law Review 2230 (2015), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2014-40, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-40
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 01 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University School of Law and College of Computer and Information Science and George Washington University Law School
Downloads 1,169
22.

Does Tort Reform Affect Physician Supply? Evidence from Texas

nearly final version, published in International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 42, 2015, pp. 203-218, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper 12-11, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS12-12, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 225
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Hanyang University - College of Policy Science
Downloads 1,163
23.

Torts as Wrongs

Texas Law Review, Vol. 88, 2010 , Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1576644
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 26 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,157
24.

Of Wrongful Birth, Wrongful Life, Comparative Law and the Politics of Tort Law Systems

Tydskrif vir Heedendaagse Romeins-Hollandse Reg (THRHR), Vol. 72, p. 257, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Utrecht Centre for Accountability and Liability Law
Downloads 1,142
25.

The Poverty of the Moral Stimulus

MORAL PSYCHOLOGY, THE EVOLUTION OF MORALITY, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, ed., Vol. 1, MIT Press, Forthcoming, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 896388
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,134
26.

The Reasonable Person

New York University Law Review, Vol. 87, pp. 323-392, 2012
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law and University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,114
27.

It's a Wonderful Life

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 93, pp. 329-99, 2008
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 04 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,092
28.

Yes, I Destroyed the Evidence – Sue Me? Intentional Spoliation of Evidence in Illinois

John Marshall Journal of Computer & Information Law, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Jones Day
Downloads 1,033
29.

Access to Information, Access to Justice: The Role of Presuit Investigatory Discovery

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 40, No. 2, 2007, U of Houston Law Center No. 2006-W-04, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 88
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 27 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 1,015
30.

Doctors, Apologies, and the Law: An Analysis and Critique of Apology Laws

Journal of Health Law, Vol. 39, No. 4, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 07 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts General Hospital

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,012
31.

Notification of Data Security Breaches

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 105, p. 913, 2007, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 58
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 14 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 997
32.

Proximity-Driven Liability

102 Georgetown Law Journal 1777 (2014)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 966
33.

Choice of Law in Cross-Border Torts

Number of pages: 93 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 961
34.

Autonomous Cars and Tort Liability

Case Western Reserve Journal of Law, Technology & the Internet, Vol. 4, No. 4, 2012
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 939
35.

Dirty Pictures: Defamation, Reputation and Nudity

Law Text Culture, No. 10, pp. 101-134, 2006, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 07/78
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 931
36.

Internet Defamation, Freedom of Expression, and the Lessons of Private International Law for the United States

European Yearbook of Private International Law, Vol. 14, 2012, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-03
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 876
37.

The Concept of a Right to Privacy

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD) - School of Law
Downloads 847
38.

Defamation: Comparative Law and Practice

Andrew T. Kenyon, DEFAMATION: COMPARATIVE LAW AND PRACTICE, UCL Press, 2006, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 154
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 04 Aug 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne Law School
Downloads 842
39.

The Empirical Effects of Tort Reform

Research Handbook on the Economics of Torts, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-26
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 835
40.

Will Tort Reform Bend the Cost Curve? Evidence from Texas

as published in Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, vol. 9, pp. 173-216 (2012), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 10-17, University of Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE10-013, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 188
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Hanyang University - College of Policy Science, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Georgetown University and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 819
41.

The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Medical Malpractice Litigation

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 818
42.

Defamation by Social Media

Precedent, Vol. 117, pp. 16-21, 2013, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 13/81
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
Downloads 811
43.

Moral Heuristics or Moral Competence? Reflections on Sunstein

Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 557-558, 2005, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 879827, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 879827
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 808
44.

Tort Suits Filed by Rape and Sexual Assault Victims in Civil Courts: Lessons for Courts, Classrooms and Constituencies

Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 06-16
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
Downloads 800
45.

Economic Loss, Punitive Damages, and the Exxon Valdez Litigation

Georgia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
Downloads 792
46.

Disparities between Asbestosis and Silicosis Claims Generated By Litigation Screenings and Clinical Studies

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2007, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 192
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 14 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Downloads 790
47.

The Future of Reputation: Gossip, Rumor, and Privacy on the Internet

The Future of Reputation: Gossip, Rumor, and Privacy on the Internet, Yale University Press (2007), GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper 2017-4, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper 2017-4
Number of pages: 257 Posted: 17 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
Downloads 786
48.

What is Tort Law for? Part 2. The Place of Distributive Justice

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 62/2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 May 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 769
49.

Medical Malpractice Litigation and the Market for Plaintiff-Side Representation: Evidence from Illinois

Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS 14-14, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-31, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 536
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University, Sharif University of Technology, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and University of Texas at Austin - School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 765
50.

The Assessment of Compensatory Damages for Medical Error by the Greek Courts: An Economic Analysis

THE GLOBAL ECONOMICS OF A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT, James A. Brox & Nicholas C. Baltas, eds., pp. 239-251, Athenian Policy Forum & North Waterloo Academic Press, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens - Faculty of the Philosophy and History of Science and University of Athens - Department of Philosophy & History of Science
Downloads 745