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1.

Filial Support Laws in the Modern Era: Domestic and International Comparison of Enforcement Practices for Laws Requiring Adult Children to Support Indigent Parents

20 Elder Law Journal 269 (2013), Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 4,370
2.

Multinational Corporations, Transnational Law: The United Nation's Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations as Harbinger of Corporate Responsibility in International Law

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 37, 2005
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 3,730
3.

The International Law on Trafficking in Women and Children for Prostitution: Making It Live Up to its Potential

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 10, 1997
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vermont Law School
Downloads 2,336
4.

Multinational Corporations as Objects and Sources of Transnational Regulation

ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 2,260
5.

Does Corporate Governance Matter to Bondholders?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
Independent, Virginia Tech and SMU - Cox School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,627
6.

Where are the Best (Corporate) Law Professors Teaching?

Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2696217, Penn State Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,552
7.

The Backlash Thesis and Same-Sex Marriage: Learning from Brown v. Board of Education and its Aftermath

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal, Vol. 14, 2006
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers Law School
Downloads 1,356
8.

Sovereign Investing in Times of Crisis: Global Regulation of Sovereign Wealth Funds, State Owned Enterprises and the Chinese Experience

Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2009, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-2009
Number of pages: 194 Posted: 06 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,286
9.

Is That All There Is? 'The Problem' in Court-Oriented Mediation

George Mason Law Review, Vol. 15, 2008, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 01-2008, University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper No. 2008-08
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 23 May 2008 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Levin College of Law and Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 1,101
10.

The Rule of Law, the Chinese Communist Party, and Ideological Campaigns: Sange Daibiao (the 'Three Represents'), Socialist Rule of Law, and Modern Chinese Constitutionalism

Journal of Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,101
11.

The Party as Polity, the Communist Party, and the Chinese Constitutional State: A Theory of State-Party Constitutionalism

Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-2009
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,099
12.

The Role of Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Law

Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal, Vol. 9 , No. 2, p. 243, 2010, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 25-2010
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,068
13.

Economic Globalization and the Rise of Efficient Systems of Global Private Lawmaking: Wal-Mart as Global Legislator

University of Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 1,012
14.

Open Competition in League Sports

U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. 00-07
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
Imperial College London - Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine and Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law

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Downloads 956
15.

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act: Federalizing Norms for Officer, Lawyer and Accountant Behavior

St. Johns Law Review, Vol. 76, pp. 897-952, 2002
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 953
16.

Cross-Border Mergers, Change of Applicable Corporate Laws and Protection of Dissenting Shareholders: Withdrawal Rights Under Italian Law

Penn State Legal Studies Research, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16, European Company and Financial Law Review (ECFR), 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 12 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 863
17.

The Ethics of Advocacy in International Arbitration

Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-2010, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1559012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 830
18.

Monitor and Manage: MiFID and Power in the Regulation of EU Financial Markets

Yearbook of European Law, Vol. 27, 2008
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 812
19.

The Future Regulation of the Legal Profession: The Impact of Treating the Legal Profession as 'Service Providers'

Journal of Professional Lawyer, Vol. 2008, p. 189, 2008, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 01-2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 811
20.

Experiments in Comparative Corporate Law: The Recent Italian Reform and the Dubious Virtues of a Market for Rules in the Absence of Effective Regulatory Competition

Penn State Legal Studies Research, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-02, Texas International Law Journal, Forthcoming, European Company and Financial Law Review Vol. 2, No. 2
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 12 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 787
21.

Molding the Matrix: The Theoretical and Historical Foundations of International Law and Practice Concerning Hate Speech

Berkeley Journal of International Law, Vol. 14, No. 1, 1996
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Vermont Law School
Downloads 787
22.

The European Court of Justice and the Draft Constitution: A Supreme Court for the Union?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
Downloads 783
23.

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Japan, China, the U.S. and the Emerging Shape of a New World Trade Regulatory Order

Washington University Global Studies Law Review, 13(1), 2013, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 20-2013
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 778
24.

God(s) Over Constitutions: International and Religious Transnational Constitutionalism in the 21st Century

Mississippi Law Review, Vol. 27, 2008
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 755
25.

The Need for a Research Culture in the Forensic Sciences

Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 11-20, The Pennsylvania State University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 5-2011
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, University of California, Irvine - Department of Criminology, Law and Society, University College London (UCL), Independent, West Virginia University - College of Business & Economics, California State University, East Bay, Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law, Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Seton Hall University School of Law, Independent, Indiana University and Stoney Forensic, Inc.
Downloads 755
26.

Collateralized Explosive Devices: Why Securities Regulation Failed to Prevent the CDO Meltdown, and How to Fix it

University of Illinois Law Review, Forthcoming, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-2009
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 749
27.

Why At-Will Employment is Bad for Employers and Just Cause is Good for Them

Labor Law Journal, Vol. 58, No. 5, 2007
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 704
28.

The Disappearing Taboo of Multiple Voting Shares: Regulatory Responses to the Migration of Chrysler-Fiat

Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2574236, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 3-2015, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 288/2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 692
29.

Third-Party Funding in International Arbitration: The ICCA Queen-Mary Task Force

Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration, 2015, Forthcoming, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-67, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 42-2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University - School of Law and Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 686
30.

Takeover Regulation as a Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Taking Armour & Skeel's Thesis to Continental Europe

Penn State Legal Studies Research, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-02
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 677
31.

Chapter 9 - Competition Policy and Merger Analysis in Deregulated and Newly Competitive Industries

COMPETITION POLICY AND MERGER ANALYSIS IN DEREGULATED AND NEWLY COMPETITIVE INDUSTRIES, Chapter 9, Edward Elgar Pub, 2008, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-2008
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 653
32.

The Law of Bargaining

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 87, pp. 839-45, 2004 , UCLA School of Law, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 04-3
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA School of Law, University of Oregon - School of Law and Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 611
33.

Splitting the Gene: DNA Patents and the Genetic Code

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 71, p. 707, 2004
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 607
34.

Tax Consequences When a New Employer Bears the Cost of the Employee's Terminating a Prior Employment Relationship

Florida Tax Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 600
35.

Surveillance and Control: Privatizing and Nationalizing Corporate Monitoring after Sarbanes-Oxley

Law Review of Michigan State University-Detroit College of Law, 2004
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 04 Mar 2004 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 599
36.

Rethinking the Role of Law and Contracts in East-West Commercial Relations

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 41
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Jan 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Peking University School of Transnational Law
Downloads 590
37.

Critical Race Theory in Three Acts: Racial Profiling, Affirmative Action, and the Diversity Visa Lottery

Albany Law Review, Vol. 66, 2002
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Mar 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 587
38.

The Law & Economics of Optimal Sports League Design

Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 03-14
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 14 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law and Imperial College London - Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
Downloads 550
39.

Facilitating Expansion of Cross-Border E-Commerce-Developing a Global Online Dispute Resolution System (Lessons Derived from Existing ODR Systems - Work of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law)

Penn State Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 25-2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law, Modria and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 546
40.

Open Competition in League Sports

Wisconsin Law Review, p. 625, 2002
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Nov 2002
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law and Imperial College London - Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine

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Downloads 540
41.

Economic Globalization Ascendant: Four Perspectives on the Emerging Ideology of the State in the New Global Order

University of California, Berkeley La Raza Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 536
42.

Director Independence and the Duty of Loyalty: Race, Gender, Class and the Disney-Ovitz Litigation

St. John's Law Review, Vol. 79, 2005
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 18 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 519
43.

The Legal World is Flat: Globalization and its Effect on Lawyers Practicing in Non-Global Law Firms

Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business, Vol. 28, p. 527, 2008, Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 513
44.

Statutory Interpretation, Comparative Law, and Economic Theory: Discovering the Grund of Income Taxation

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 40, 2003
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 18 Jan 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law
Downloads 502
45.

The Duty to Monitor: Emerging Obligations of Outside Lawyers and Auditors to Detect and Report Corporate Wrongdoing Beyond the Securities Laws

St. John's Law Review, Vol. 77, No. 4, p. 919, 2003
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 29 Sep 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 496
46.

A Case for the Public Domain

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 74, 2013, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 8-2013
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 481
47.

Quests for Conception: Fertility Tourists, Globalization and Feminist Legal Theory

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 57, p. 295, 2006
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Accepted Paper Series
City University of New York School of Law
Downloads 478
48.

Dissenting Directors

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 332/2016, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 28-2016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Law, Bocconi University and Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 465
49.

Nietzschean Critique and Philosophical Hermeneutics

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 24, No. 3
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 05 May 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law
Downloads 458
50.

Empowering Shareholders in Directors' Elections: A Revolution in the Making

Penn State Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4-2010, Bocconi Legal Studies Research Paper No. 01-10, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 147/2010
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law
Downloads 455