David Horton

University of California, Davis - School of Law

Professor

Martin Luther King, Jr. Hall

Davis, CA CA 95616-5201

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Extreme Sports and Assumption of Risk: A Blueprint

University of San Francisco Law Review, Vol. 38, 2004,
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 09 Apr 2010
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 389 (41,880)

Abstract:

assumption of risk, extreme sports, primary assumption of risk, secondary assumption of risk, negligence

2.

Flipping the Script: Contra Proferentem and Standard Form Contracts

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 80, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2008
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 338 (64,249)
Citation 1

Abstract:

contracts, standard form contracts, boilerplate, interpretation, contra proferentem, class actions

3.

Unconscionability in the Law of Trusts

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, 2009
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2010
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 288 (77,265)
Citation 1

Abstract:

trusts, estates, contracts, unconscionability

4.

In Partial Defense of Probate: Evidence from Alameda County, California

Georgetown Law Journal, February 2015, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 390
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 259 (74,907)

Abstract:

probate, probate court, non-probate revolution, wills, trusts, intestacy, empirical, Norman Dacey, How to Avoid Probate

5.

Arbitration as Delegation

New York University Law Review, Vol. 86, 2011, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-34
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 02 May 2011
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 230 (102,052)

Abstract:

arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, FAA, class arbitration waiver, nondelegation doctrine, delegation clause

6.

Federal Arbitration Act Preemption, Purposivism, and State Public Policy

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, 2013, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2013
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 214 (97,082)

Abstract:

AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, FAA, federal arbitration act, public policy, preemption, American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant, In re American Express Merchants’ Litig., unconscionability, vindication of rights

7.

Wills Law on the Ground

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 62, 2015 Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2014
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 206 (92,138)

Abstract:

Uniform Probate Code, UPC, Restatement (Third) of Property: Wills and Donative Transfers, probate, empirical, testator, wills, harmless error, holographic wills, ademption, anti-lapse

8.

Indescendibility

California Law Review, Vol. 102, 2014 , UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2014
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 205 (111,793)

Abstract:

Wills, trusts, estates, intestacy, descendiblity, market inalienability, property, bundle of rights, NOTA, National Organ Transplant ACT, UAGA Uniform Anatomical Gift Act, abatement, survival actions, wrongful death, right of publicity, Airline Deregulation Act, Wolens, Ginsberg v Northwest Airlines

9.

After the Revolution: An Empirical Study of Consumer Arbitration

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 104, 2015, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 436
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 06 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2015
David Horton and Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 179 (61,506)

Abstract:

arbitration, FAA, empirical, Supreme Court, consumer, AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, AAA, American Arbitration Association, data

10.

The Uneasy Case for California's Care Custodian Statute

Chapman Law Review, Vol. 11, 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2010
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 173 (142,619)

Abstract:

trusts and estates, wills, care custodian, California, undue influence, Bernard v. Foley

11.

The Federal Arbitration Act and Testamentary Instruments

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 90, April 2012, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2011-29
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2012
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 171 (130,858)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Federal Arbitration Act, FAA, wills and trusts, testamentary instruments, probate, arbitration

12.

The Shadow Terms: Contract Procedure and Unilateral Amendments

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 57, 2010, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2009-31
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 03 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 158 (134,246)
Citation 1

Abstract:

contract procedure, unilateral modification, arbitration, class arbitration waiver, jury trial waiver

13.

Rethinking Assumption of Risk and Sports Spectators

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 51, 2003
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Apr 2010
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 156 (108,449)

Abstract:

assumption of risk, sports, baseball rule, torts

14.

Unconscionability Wars

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, Vol. 106, 2011, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2011-19
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2011
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 145 (151,879)

Abstract:

arbitration, unconscionability, Federal Arbitration Act, FAA, AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion

15.

Contractual Indescendibility

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 66, 2015 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 115 (177,018)

Abstract:

inheritance, wills, trusts, estates, digital assets, frequent flier miles, Airline Deregulation Act, Stored Communications Act, preemption, Northwest Airlines v. Ginsberg, World of Warcraft, Second Life, Facebook, adhesion contracts, unconscionability

16.

The Stored Communications Act and Digital Assets

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 67, 2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2014
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 106 (182,523)

Abstract:

SCA, FADA, digital assets, digital property, inheritability, descendibility

17.

Testation and Speech

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, 2012, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-17, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 307
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2012
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 106 (181,360)

Abstract:

wills, trusts, probate, decedent, testation, speech, First Amendment, self-expression

18.

Mass Arbitration and Democratic Legitimacy

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 84, 2013, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 331
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2014
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 97 (194,258)

Abstract:

Margaret Jane Radin, Peggy Radin, Boilerplate, Federal Arbitration Act, FAA, adhesion contracts, standard form contracts, contractual consent, democratic legitimacy, AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant, In re: American Express Merchants Litigation

19.

Arbitration and Inalienability: A Critique of the Vindication of Rights Doctrine

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 60 (2012)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2012
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 84 (220,295)

Abstract:

Concepcion, Stolt-Nielsen, Green Tree, Bazzle, Amex, American Express v. Italian Colors Restaurant, Bradford, Morrison, arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, FAA, federal statutes, vindication of rights doctrine, arbitrability, non-arbitrability, alienability, inalienability

20.

The Mandatory Core of Section 4 of the Federal Arbitration Act

Virginia Law Review In Brief, Vol. 96, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 71 (252,234)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Rent-a-Center v. Jackson, arbitration, arbitrability, Federal Arbitration Act, section 4

21.

Donative Trusts and the United States Federal Arbitration Act

Arbitration of Internal Trust Disputes: Issues in National and International Law (Oxford University Press, 2016, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2016
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 39 (281,264)

Abstract:

wills, estates, trusts, arbitration, FAA, alternative dispute resolution, probate

22.

Employment Arbitration after the Revolution

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 65, 2016 Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 443
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2015
David Horton and Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 35 (212,824)

Abstract:

arbitration, FAA, employment, Gilmer, Rent-A-Center v. Jackson, AT&T v. Concepcion, empirical, class action, class arbitration, repeat player

23.

Arbitration About Arbitration

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 70, (2017), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 21 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2017
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 0 (256,101)

Abstract:

delegation clause, arbitration clause, Federal Arbitration Act, Rent-A-Center West, Inc. v. Jackson, wholly groundless, arbitrability, separability

24.

Boilerplate and Default Rules in Wills Law: An Empirical Analysis

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 102 (2017), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Mar 2017
David Horton and Reid K. Weisbord
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Rutgers Law School
Downloads 0 (189,345)

Abstract:

wills, empirical, default rules, boilerplate, antilapse, tax apportionment, exoneration of loans, New Jersey, probable intent

25.

The Limits of Testamentary Arbitration

58 Florida Law Review Forum, Vol. 68, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2016
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 0 (324,874)

Abstract:

FAA, arbitration, wills, trusts, intestacy, Spitko, The Will as an Implied Unilateral Arbitration Contract, testamentary arbitration

26.

Tomorrow’s Inheritance: The Frontiers of Estate Planning Formalism

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 58, Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 503
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2017
David Horton
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 0 (161,493)

Abstract:

wills, trusts, formalism, Gulliver, Tilson, estate plan, electronic wills, digital assets, Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, Privacy Expectations and Afterlife Choices Act

27.

Probate Lending

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 126, 2016, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 492
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 26 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2016
David Horton and Andrea Cann Chandrasekher
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of California, Davis - School of Law
Downloads 0 (123,080)

Abstract:

probate loan, inheritance advance, litigation loan, payday loan, litigation finance, champerty, usury, TILA, truth-in-lending act, empirical, probate court