Jayanth K. Krishnan

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Professor of Law and Charles L. Whistler Faculty Fellow

211 S. Indiana Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Bread for the Poor: Access to Justice and the Rights of the Needy in India

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 55, p. 789, 2004
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Marc Galanter and Jayanth K. Krishnan
University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 1,067 (12,851)
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2.

Outsourcing and the Globalizing Legal Profession

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 48, 2006-2007, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 40
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Citation 4

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legal, outsourcing, india, litigation, comparative law, intellecutal property, corporate social responsibility

3.

Delay in Process, Denial of Justice: The Jurisprudence and Empirics of Speedy Trials in Comparative Perspective

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 42, 2011, Jindal Global Legal Research Paper No. 5/2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2011
Jayanth K. Krishnan and C. Raj Kumar
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and OP Jindal Global University - Jindal Global Law School (JGLS)
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4.

Globetrotting Law Firms

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 23, 2010
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2010
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 874 (18,151)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Law Firms, Lawyers, India, Globalization

5.

Peel-Off Lawyers: Legal Professionals in India's Corporate Law Firm Sector

Socio-Legal Review, Vol. 9, 2013, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 216
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2012
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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Abstract:

India, Legal Profession, Law Firms

6.

Grappling at the Grassroots: Access to Justice in India's Lower Tier

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol. 27, 2014, Forthcoming, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 268
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 May 2014
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, National Centre for Advocacy Studies, Centre for Social Justice, Independent, National Centre for Advocacy Studies, Centre for Social Justice, Centre for Social Justice, Centre for Social Justice, JAGORI Grameen, Centre for Social Justice and National Centre for Advocacy Studies
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India, lower courts, economic and social rights, litigation, lawyers, judges

7.

Professor Kingsfield Goes to Delhi: American Academics, the Ford Foundation, and the Development of Legal Education in India

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. XLVI, No. 4, p. 447, October 2005, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 14 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2009
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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8.

Social Policy Advocacy and the Role of the Courts in India

American Asian Review, Vol. 21, No. 91, 2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Mar 2005
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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9.

A Common Law Court in an Uncommon Environment: The DIFC Judiciary and Global Commercial Dispute Resolution

The American Review of International Arbitration (2015), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 300
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2014
Jayanth K. Krishnan and Priya Purohit
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Indiana University Bloomington
Downloads 375 (49,264)

Abstract:

courts; globalization; DIFC Courts; Commercial Law; Dispute Resolution

10.

Academic SAILERS: The Ford Foundation and the Efforts to Shape Legal Education in Africa, 1957-1977

American Journal of Legal History, Vol. 52, p. 262, 2012, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 220
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 12 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2014
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 362 (45,804)

Abstract:

Africa, Legal Education, Ford Foundation

11.

Legal Elites and the Shaping of Corporate Law Practice in Brazil: A Historical Study

Law and Social Inquiry, 2015 Forthcoming, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 309
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2015
Jayanth K. Krishnan, Vitor M. Dias and John E Pence
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Department of Sociology, Indiana University-Bloomington and Indiana University Bloomington
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Abstract:

Brazil, globalization, corporate law, legal profession

12.

Lawyering for a Cause and Experiences from Abroad

California Law Review, Vol. 94, 574, 2006, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 23
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 315 (61,230)
Citation 2

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Constitutional, litigation, cause, lawyering, India, grassroots, activists, law and society, public interest

13.

The Joint Law Venture: A Pilot Study

28 Berkeley J. Int’l L. 431 (2010), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 141,
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2013
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 311 (74,538)

Abstract:

Law Firms, Joint Ventures

Surveying Key Aspects of Sociolegal Scholarship on India: An Overview

Annual Review of Law and Social Science (2015, Forthcoming), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 322
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Jayanth K. Krishnan and Patrick W Thomas
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Center on the Global Legal Profession, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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India, globalization, law, access to justice, dispute resolution, ADR, lawyers

Surveying Key Aspects of Sociolegal Scholarship on India: An Overview

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 11, pp. 337-352, 2015
Posted: 11 Nov 2015
Jayanth K. Krishnan and Patrick W Thomas
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Center on the Global Legal Profession, Indiana University Maurer School of Law

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15.

Scholarly Discourse, Public Perceptions, and the Cementing of Norms: The Case of the Indian Supreme Court and a Plea for Research

Journal of Appellate Practice and Process, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2008, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 77
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2008
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
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India, Supreme Court, Public Opinion, law, psychology

16.

From the ALI to the ILI: The Efforts to Export an American Legal Institution

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, 2005, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Dec 2005
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 180 (139,261)
Citation 1

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India, Comparative Law, Legal History, American Law Institute, Ford Foundation, Indian Law Institute

17.

The Rights of the New Untouchables: A Constitutional Analysis of HIV Jurisprudence in India

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 25, pp. 791-819, 2003
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Oct 2003
Jayanth K. Krishnan
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 142 (163,940)
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18.

Toward the Next Generation of Galanter-Influenced Scholars: The Influential Reach of a Law-and-Society Founder

Law and Contemporary Problems, Forthcoming, William Mitchell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 92
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 May 2008 Last Revised: 15 May 2008
Jayanth K. Krishnan and Stewart Macaulay
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and University of Wisconsin Law School
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Abstract:

law-and-society, social science, South Asia, comparative law, empirical legal studies

19.

An Innovative Matrix for Dispute Resolution: The Dubai World Tribunal and the Global Insolvency Crisis

Journal of Dispute Resolution, No. 2, 2016, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 358
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
Jayanth K. Krishnan and Harold Koster
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Utrecht UniversityUniversity of Dubai
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Abstract:

Dubai World Tribunal, Insolvency

20.

External Forces, Internal Dynamics: Foreign Legal Actors and Their Impact on Domestic Affairs

Texas Law Review, Vol. 94, 2016, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 332
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2015
Jayanth K. Krishnan, Vitor M. Dias and Martin Hevia
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Department of Sociology, Indiana University-Bloomington and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Law
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China, Globalization, Lawyers, India, Foreign Law Firms

21.

Lawyers Seeking Clients, Clients Seeking Lawyers: Sources of Contingency Fee Cases and Their Implications for Case Handling

Posted: 30 Jul 1998
Herbert M. Kritzer and Jayanth K. Krishnan
University of Minnesota Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law

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