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1.

Estimating Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases

University of Michigan Law and Economics Research Paper, No. 12-018
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 13,534
2.

The Subjects of the Constitution

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 5, 2010, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-25
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 18 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 5,525
3.

Patent Case Management Judicial Guide - Third Edition

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2637605
Number of pages: 1230 Posted: 04 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Fenwick & West LLP, Independent, Tensegrity Law Group, Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP, Latham & Watkins, Covington & Burling LLP, Fenwick & West LLP, Morrison & Foerster, LLP and Morrison & Foerster, LLP
Downloads 5,146
4.

Robots in American Law

University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-04
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 4,566
5.

Do Judges Vary in Their Treatment of Race?

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 41, No. 2 (June 2012), pp. 347-383, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 4,098
6.

Patent Troll Myths

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 457, 2012, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2012-2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Downloads 3,809
7.

Precedent

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 3,725
8.

Restorative Justice: What is it and Does it Work?

Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1005485, Annual Review, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California Irvine, School of Law
Downloads 3,708
9.

Rational Judicial Behavior: A Statistical Study

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 404, The Journal of Legal Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 775-831, 2009
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,355
10.

A General Approach for Predicting the Behavior of the Supreme Court of the United States

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Illinois Tech - Chicago Kent College of Law, LexPredict, LLC and South Texas College of Law Houston
Downloads 3,346
11.

Institutions, Power and Institutional Balance

THE EVOLUTION OF EU LAW, p. 41, Paul Craig and Grainne de Burca, eds., Oxford University Press, 2011, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 48/2011
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,195
12.

Brexit: A Drama in Six Acts

European Law Review August 2016, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 45/2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,121
13.

In Praise of Realism (and Against 'Nonsense' Jurisprudence)

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 138
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 3,002
14.

The New Legal Realism

University of Chicago Law Review, Forthcoming , U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 372, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 191
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,934
15.

Therasense v. Becton Dickinson: A First Impression

Yale Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 14, p. 226, 2012, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-38, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Iowa - College of Law and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 2,930
16.

Professionals or Politicians: The Uncertain Empirical Case for an Elected Rather Than Appointed Judiciary

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 357, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,924
17.

A Theory of Judicial Power and Judicial Review

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 97, p. 723, 2009, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 08-013, Washington U. School of Law Working Paper No. 08-10-03
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 24 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 2,826
18.

Justice, Interrupted: The Effect of Gender, Ideology and Seniority at Supreme Court Oral Arguments

103 Virginia Law Review 1379 (2017), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 2,825
19.

The Rise of Contingent Fee Representation in Patent Litigation

64 Alabama Law Review 335 (2012)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 2,816
20.

Blinking on the Bench: How Judges Decide Cases

Cornell Law Review, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-25, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-32
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
Downloads 2,815
21.

Effective Brief Writing Despite High Volume Practice: Ten Misconceptions that Result in Bad Briefs

University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 1113, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jul 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers School of Law - Camden and City of Philadelphia Law Department
Downloads 2,663
22.

'No' Review of Philip Hamburger, 'Is Administrative Law Unlawful?'

Texas Law Review, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 14-34
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,636
23.

The Case Against Free Speech

38 Sydney Law Review 407 (2016)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 2,500
24.

The Food Stays in the Kitchen: Everything I Needed to Know About Statutory Interpretation I Learned by the Time I Was Nine

Green Bag 2D, Vol. 12, p. 337, 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
Downloads 2,426
25.

Which States Have the Best (and Worst) High Courts?

U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 405, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 217, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Paper No. 236
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Mar 2009
Working Paper Series
New York University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
Downloads 2,342
26.

The Supreme Court's Judgment in Miller: In Search of Constitutional Principle

Cambridge Law Journal, July 2017, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 23/2017
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,339
27.

An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 7, 2010, CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 10-10, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt Law School

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28.

Subsidiarity, a Political and Legal Analysis

Journal of Common Market Studies, Vol. 50, p. 72, 2012, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15/2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

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Downloads 2,126
29.

Judicial Independence in China: Common Myths and Unfounded Assumptions

La Trobe Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/11
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
La Trobe University - Faculty of Law and Management
Downloads 2,068
30.

Understanding Legal Realism

St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-0133
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 30 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
Downloads 2,012
31.

Permissible Negligence and Campaigns to Suppress Rights

Florida Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 314
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 1,996
32.

The Next Innocence Project: Shaken Baby Syndrome and the Criminal Courts

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 1,979
33.

Healing Fair Dealing? A Comparative Copyright Analysis of Canadian Fair Dealing to UK Fair Dealing and US Fair Use

CLPE Research Paper No. 28/2007, McGill Law Review, Vol. 53, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 1,966
34.

The Trouble with Amicus Facts

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 100 (2014), William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-273
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
William & Mary Law School
Downloads 1,965
35.

Judicial Activism in India: A Necessary Evil

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
National Law University, Jodhpur
Downloads 1,952
36.

Does Unconscious Racial Bias Affect Trial Judges?

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 3, 2009, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-11
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,917
37.

Proportionality, Rationality and Review

New Zealand Law Review, p. 265, 2010 , Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 5/2011
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,911
38.

Legal Reasoning

Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2012-09
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 1,907
39.

The New Summary Judgment Motion: The Motion to Dismiss Under Iqbal and Twombly

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 09-16, Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 15, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 1,872
40.

The Judicialization of Mega-Politics and the Rise of Political Courts

Annual Review of Political Science, Vol. 11, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto
Downloads 1,865
41.

Framework Originalism and the Living Constitution

Northwestern University Law Review, 2009
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 27 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 1,851
42.

Piercing the Corporate Veil in International Arbitration

Global Business Law Review, Vol. 1, p. 169, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
The British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)
Downloads 1,840
43.

Judicial Review in European Union Competition Law: A Quantitative and Qualitative Assessment

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2011-008, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 01/2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 28 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law & Economics Center (TILEC) and University of Liege - School of Law
Downloads 1,838
44.

Federal Rules of Statutory Interpretation

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 115, p. 2085, 2002
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 23 Jun 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 1,837
45.

Innovation and Competition Policy, Chap. 4 (2d ed): Competition Policy and the Patent System

Number of pages: 104 Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 1,807
46.

The Federal Circuit and Inequitable Conduct: An Empirical Assessment

84 Southern California Law Review 1293, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-48
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School Los Angeles, University of Iowa - College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,791
47.

Legal Formalism and Legal Realism: What Is the Issue?

Legal Theory, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2010, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago
Downloads 1,790
48.

The Shaping of the Precautionary Principle by European Courts: From Scientific Uncertainty to Legal Certainty

VALORI COSTITUZIONALI E NUOVE POLITICHE DEL DIRITTO, L. Cuocolo, L. Luparia, eds., Cahiers Europèens, Halley, 2007, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1007404,
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris - Tax & Law
Downloads 1,779
49.

The Pleading Problem

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 5, p. 1293, May 2010
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 1,770
50.

Why We Need More Judicial Activism

Constitutionalism, Executive Power, and Popular Enlightenment, 2014 Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 13-3
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,766