Jordan M. Singer

New England Law | Boston

Professor of Law

154 Stuart St.

Boston, MA 02116

United States

http://www.nesl.edu

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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5

CROSSREF CITATIONS

6

Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Bigger Isn't Always Better: An Analysis of Court Efficiency Using Hierarchical Linear Modeling

Pace Law Review, Vol. 34, 2014, Forthcoming, New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 13-14
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 May 2011 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2013
Terry Dalton and Jordan M. Singer
University of California, Irvine and New England Law | Boston
Downloads 233 (163,545)
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Case Length, Civil Case Processing, Civil Litigation, Court Resources, Court Size, Federal Courts, Empirical Studies, HLM, Hierarchical Linear Modeling, Legal Culture

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Civil Case Processing in the Federal District Courts: A Twenty-First Century Analysis

Number of pages: 114 Posted: 23 Jan 2009
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 231 (164,832)

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case processing, civil procedure, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, federal courts, caseflow management, delay

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A Performance Evaluation Program for the Federal Judiciary

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Rebecca Love Kourlis and Jordan M. Singer
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New England Law | Boston
Downloads 143 (251,567)

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Judicial performance evaluation, JPE, federal courts, accountability, independence, judicial training

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The Mind of the Judicial Voter

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2011, No. 5, pp. 1443-1496 (2012)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 122 (284,008)

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judges, judicial elections, retention elections, Iowa, Wisconsin, voters, procedural fairness, sociological legitimacy, rationally ignorant voters, popular constitutionalism, same-sex marriage

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Bench Presence: Toward a More Complete Model of Federal District Court Productivity

118 (No. 1) Penn State Law Review 55 (2013), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 13-07
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2014
William Young and Jordan M. Singer
United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts and New England Law | Boston
Downloads 109 (307,484)

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federal district courts, productivity, metrics, procedural fairness, efficiency, accuracy, courtroom, open court, public sector, judges, evaluation

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Proportionality's Cultural Foundation

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 52, p. 145, 2012
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 106 (313,417)

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discovery, proportionality, legal culture, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, discovery abuse, excessive discovery, discretion, disclosures, presumptive limits, 26(b)(2)(C), core values

7.

Gossiping About Judges

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 42, Forthcoming, New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 14-07
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 May 2014
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 104 (317,488)

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Gossip, Reputation, War Stories, Social Cognition, Impression Formation, Judges, Attorney-Judge Interaction, Signaling, Shared Reality, Experience Sampling, Forum Shopping, Pretrial Process, Federal District Courts

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Measuring Bench Presence: Federal District Judges in the Courtroom, 2008-2012

118 (No. 2) Penn State Law Review 243 (2013), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 13-08
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2014
Jordan M. Singer and William Young
New England Law | Boston and United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Downloads 99 (327,937)

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federal district courts, judges, metrics, courtroom, open court, empirical measurement, procedural fairness, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, time to disposition, senior judges, vacancies

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Reinvigorating Pleadings

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Rebecca Love Kourlis, Jordan M. Singer and Natalie Knowlton
affiliation not provided to SSRN, New England Law | Boston and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 92 (343,613)

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Fact pleading, fact-based pleading, Twombly, Iqbal, discovery, summary judgment, motion to dismiss, civil procedure, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, cost of litigation, issue-narrowing, Alberta, Woolf reforms, pre-suit discovery, Oregon, Pennsylvania, access to justice, pleading requirements

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Bench Presence 2014: An Updated Look at Federal District Court Productivity

48 New England Law Review 565 (2014), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 15-01
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2015
Jordan M. Singer and William Young
New England Law | Boston and United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Downloads 91 (346,016)
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Bench presence, productivity, federal courts, federal district courts, efficiency, procedural fairness, court resources, accuracy, court rankings

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Judges on Demand: The Cognitive Case for Cameras in the Courtroom

Columbia Law Review Sidebar, Vol. 115, p. 79 (2015), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 15-04
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 90 (348,450)

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Federal courts, cameras in the courtroom, Judicial Conference of the United States, law and cognition, civil litigation

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Sticking to Their Principals: Judicial Reputation: A Comparative Theory. By Nuno Garoupa and Tom Ginsburg

New England Law Review On Remand, Vol. 51, pp. 27-37, 2017, New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 17-05
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 May 2017 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 69 (406,453)

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Judges, reputation, comparative law, agency, courts, book review

13.

A Strategy for Judicial Performance Evaluation in New York

Albany Law Review, Vol. 72, p. 655, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Rebecca Love Kourlis and Jordan M. Singer
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New England Law | Boston
Downloads 64 (422,761)
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Judicial performance evaluation, JPE, judicial selection, judicial elections, New York, judicial screening

14.

Managing Toward the Goals of Rule 1

Federal Courts Law Review, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Aug 2009
Rebecca Love Kourlis and Jordan M. Singer
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New England Law | Boston
Downloads 62 (429,549)

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civil procedure, judicial management, case management, pretrial procedure, summary judgment, discovery, empirical studies, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, legal culture, scheduling conferences

15.

Attorney Surveys of Judicial Performance: Impressionistic, Imperfect, Indispensable

Judicature, Vol. 98 No. 1, page 20 (Jul/Aug 2014), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Oct 2014
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 54 (458,526)

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Judicial performance evaluation, JPE, surveys, impression formation, stereotypes, reputation, gossip, social cognition, professional assessment

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The Federal Courts' Rulemaking Buffer

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 60, 2018 (Forthcoming), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 18-06
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 May 2018
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 38 (528,073)

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Rulemaking, Federal Courts, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Judicial Conference of the United States, Organizational Studies, Buffering, Resource Dependence, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, Legitimacy

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Meaningful Information, Meaningful Retention

Buffalo Law Review The Docket, Forthcoming, New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 12-03
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2012
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 29 (576,397)

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Judicial elections, retention, retention elections, moral mandates, judicial accountability, judicial performance evaluation, JPE, Iowa, Varnum, same-sex marriage, gay marriage, voters, sociological accountability, procedural fairness, 2010 elections

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Judicial Recall and Retention in the #MeToo Era

Court Review, Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 36 (Spring, 2019), New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 19-04
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 May 2019
Jordan M. Singer
New England Law | Boston
Downloads 17 (657,343)

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#MeToo, judicial selection, retention elections, recall elections, judicial recall, Persky, sentencing