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1.

IP in a World Without Scarcity

Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2413974
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
Downloads 3,931
2.

Therapeutic Forgetting: The Legal and Ethical Implications of Memory Dampening

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 1561, 2006, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 07-37
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 02 Mar 2006 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 3,038
3.

Brain Imaging for Legal Thinkers: A Guide for the Perplexed

Stanford Technology Law Review, Vol. 5, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Neuroscience Program, Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology and Vanderbilt University - Department of Psychology
Center for Integrative and Cognitive Neuroscience
Downloads 2,782
4.

Shaken Baby Syndrome, Abusive Head Trauma, and Actual Innocence: Getting It Right

12 Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy 209, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1195
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School, Stanford University - School of Medicine, University of Michigan Law School and John Radcliffe Hospital
Downloads 2,556
5.

Philosophical Foundations of Law and Neuroscience

University of Illinois Law Review, 2010, U of Alabama Public Law Research Paper No. 1338763
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Alabama School of Law and European University Institute
Downloads 2,088
6.

Institutional Corruption and the Pharmaceutical Policy

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 41, p, 544, 2013, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 13-25
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
Downloads 2,012
7.

Law, Responsibility, and the Brain

PLoS Biology, Vol. 5, No. 4, pp. 693-700, April 2007
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University, University College London - Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences and University College London - Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging
Downloads 1,915
8.

The Rights of Animals: A Very Short Primer

U Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 157; U of Chicago, Public Law Research Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,882
9.

Law and Neuroscience in the United States

INTERNATIONAL NEUROLAW: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS, p. 349, T.M. Spranger, ed., Springer-Verlag, 2012, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 1-5
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences and University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 1,779
10.

Brain Scans as Evidence: Truths, Proofs, Lies, and Lessons

Mercer Law Review, Vol. 62, p. 861, 2011, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 11-2
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School and Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences
Downloads 1,265
11.

Ethical Issues in Regenerative Medicine

Wake Forest Intellectual Property Law Journal, Forthcoming, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1380162
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Wake Forest University - School of Medicine, Wake Forest University - School of Law and Wake Forest University - Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Downloads 1,181
12.

To Bioprint or Not to Bioprint

North Carolina Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 17, p. 123, 2015
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 11 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland
Downloads 1,103
13.

Why Neuroscience Matters for a Rational Drug Policy

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Baylor College of Medicine and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,090
14.

Brain Overclaim Syndrome and Criminal Responsibility: A Diagnostic Note

Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law, Vol. 3, p. 397, 2006, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 06-35
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 1,082
15.

A Biological Basis of Rights

Hofstra University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-17
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 30 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,045
16.

Neuroimaging and the 'Complexity' of Capital Punishment

New York University Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 5, 2007 82 N.Y.U.L. Rev. 1265-1339 (2007), Notre Dame Legal Studies Paper No. 07-03
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 28 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Notre Dame Law School
Downloads 1,030
17.

Biodiversity and Biotechnology: A Misunderstood Relation

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 51, 2005, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-24
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Michigan State University - College of Law
Downloads 1,012
18.

Stem Cell Research and the Law

UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-05
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
UCLA School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 987
19.

Behavioural Genetics in Criminal Cases: Past, Present and Future

Genomics, Society and Policy, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 72-79, 2006, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-15
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law and Vanderbilt University
Downloads 929
20.

Emotion, Neuroscience, and Law: A Comment on Darwin and Greene

Emotion Review, Forthcoming, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-26
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 915
21.

Lost in Translation?: An Essay on Law and Neuroscience

LAW AND NEUROSCIENCE, CURRENT LEGAL ISSUES, Vol. 13, p. 529, Michael Freeman, ed., 2011, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-27
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 901
22.

An Introduction to Behavioral Biology for Legal Scholars

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 893
23.

Big Data and Pharmacovigilance: Using Health Information Exchanges to Revolutionize Drug Safety

99 Iowa L. Rev. 225 (2013)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 08 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 02 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Surrey School of Law
Downloads 871
24.

Intellectual Property Protection and Agricultural Biotechnology A Multidisciplinary Perspective

American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 464-503, November 2000
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Apr 2001
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 865
25.

Blaming the Brain

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, Vol. 11, 2010, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-34
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 850
26.

How a Drug Becomes 'Ethnic': Law, Commerce, and the Production of Racial Categories in Medicine

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Vol. 4, pp. 1-46, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Downloads 850
27.

Feminism & Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction

Susan M. Wolf, FEMINISM AND BIOETHICS: BEYOND REPRODUCTION, New York: Oxford University Press, 1996
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 823
28.

Review of Patricia S. Churchland, 'Braintrust: What Neuroscience Tells Us About Morality'

Ethics, Vol. 123, No. 2, 2013, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-007
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 822
29.

Can Bad Science Be Good Evidence: Lie Detection, Neuroscience, and the Mistaken Conflation of Legal and Scientific Norms

Cornell Law Review, Forthcoming, Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-14
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 809
30.

Law and Neuroscience: Recommendations Submitted to the President's Bioethics Commission

Journal of Law and Biosciences, vol 1, pp 224-236 (2014)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Virginia - School of Law, Yale University - Department of Psychology, US Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Second Judicial District Court Judge, State of Colorado, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Washington University School of Medicine, Yale University - Department of Psychology, Columbia University - Law School, Temple University, New York University School of Law, Stanford University - Psychology and Yale Law School
Downloads 794
31.

Biotech Food and the Precautionary Principle Under EU and WTO Law

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Hunton & Williams, Brussels
Downloads 766
32.

Brain Science and the Theory of Juvenile Mens Rea

94 North Carolina Law Review 539 (2016)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 751
33.

Economics, Behavioral Biology, and Law

Supreme Court Economic Review, Vol. 19, 2011, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 08-38, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-19
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Florida State University - College of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 750
34.

The Global Food System, Environmental Protection, and Human Rights

Natural Resources & Environment, Vol. 26, p.7 (Winter 2012), Seattle University School of Law Research Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Seattle University School of Law
Downloads 709
35.

Human Biology and Criminal Responsibility: Free Will or Free Ride?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 137, pp. 615-671, 1988
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 702
36.

How Should Justice Policy Treat Young Offenders?

MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience, February 2017, Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 17-9, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 17-17, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-545
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Psychology, University of Virginia - School of Law, US Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Second Judicial District Court Judge, State of Colorado, Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Washington University School of Medicine, Yale University - Department of Psychology, Columbia University - Law School, Temple University, New York University School of Law and Stanford University - Psychology
Downloads 678
37.

Breeding Business. The Future of Plant Breeding in the Light of Developments in Patent Rights and Plant Breeder’s Rights

Netherlands Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality (LNV), Wageningen, Centre for Genetic Resources (CGN) – Wageningen University and Research Centre, December 2009,
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Wageningen UR, Wageningen UR, KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Maastricht Economic Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT), Centre for International Environmental Studies, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and Radboud University Nijmegen
Downloads 661
38.

The Ghost in Our Genes: Legal and Ethical Implications of Epigenetics

Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2009, University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2010-02
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law, Arizona State University and Arizona State University - College of Law
Downloads 657
39.

On Mandatory Labeling, With Special Reference to Genetically Modified Foods

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 653
40.

Law, Biology, and Property: A New Theory of the Endowment Effect

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 49, 2008, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 08-06, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-14
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 10 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences and Georgia State University
Downloads 642
41.

Sex, Culture, and the Biology of Rape: Toward Explanation and Prevention

California Law Review Vol. 87, p. 827, 1999
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences
Downloads 630
42.

Synthesizing Law for Synthetic Biology

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 629-65, 2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Kansas - School of Law
Downloads 623
43.

Seven Ways Neuroscience Aids Law

Neurosciences and the Human Person: New Perspectives on Human Activities (A. Battro, S. Dehaene & W. Singer, eds.) Scripta Varia 121, Pontifical Academy of Sciences, Vatican City, 2013, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-28
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences
Downloads 616
44.

A Transdisciplinary Approach to Public Health Law: The Emerging Practice of Legal Epidemiology

Annual Review of Public Health, Online Volume 37, March 17, 2016, Forthcoming, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-01
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Public Health Law Research, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, ChangeLab Solutions, Network for Public Health Law, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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Downloads 577
45.

Neuroethics and Criminal Responsibility – A Criminal Law Comment on Neil Levy's Consciousness and Moral Responsibility

Anatomy of Crime - Journal of Law and Crime Sciences, 3, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 14 Jun 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lisbon - School of Law
Downloads 571
46.

When Did Ignorance Become a Point of View?: Postmodern Legal Thought and Behavioral Biology

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 560
47.

Free Seeds, Not Free Beer: Participatory Plant Breeding, Open Source Seeds, and Acknowledging User Innovation in Agriculture

Fordham Law Review, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 167
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 551
48.

The Law and Neuroscience Bibliography: Navigating the Emerging Field of Neurolaw

38 International Journal of Legal Information 352 (2010).
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 550
49.

fMRI and Lie Detection

MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience, 2016 , Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 17-10
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Psychology, University of Virginia - School of Law, Yale University - Department of Psychology, US Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit, University of California Hastings College of the Law, Second Judicial District Court Judge, State of Colorado, Vanderbilt University - Law School & Dept. of Biological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Washington University School of Medicine, Yale University - Department of Psychology, Columbia University - Law School, Temple University, New York University School of Law and Yale Law School
Downloads 545
50.

Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience

Minds, Brains, and Law: The Conceptual Foundations of Law and Neuroscience (Oxford University Press, 2013), Forthcoming, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2330892
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama School of Law and European University Institute
Downloads 539