Joseph Seiner

University of South Carolina School of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

Main & Greene Streets

Columbia, SC 29208

United States

http://www.law.sc.edu/faculty/seiner/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The Trouble with Twombly: A Proposed Pleading Standard for Employment Discrimination Cases

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2009, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2009
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 381 (56,976)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Employment Discrimination, Twombly

2.

Plausibility Beyond the Complaint

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 53, p. 987, 2012
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2012
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 296 (81,249)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Twombly, Iqbal, Affirmative Defense

3.

After Iqbal

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 45, 2010
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2010
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 277 (87,124)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Iqbal, labor and employment, civil procedure

4.

Pleading Disability

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 51, 2010
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2010
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 259 (94,385)

Abstract:

labor and employment law, labor law, employment law

5.

Does Ricci Herald a New Disparate Impact?

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 2181, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2011
Joseph Seiner and Benjamin Gutman
University of South Carolina School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 257 (91,424)

Abstract:

Disparate Impact, Ricci, Discrimination, Legal Literature

6.

Weathering Wal-Mart

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 89, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2014
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 183 (123,107)

Abstract:

Wal-Mart, Dukes, labor, employment, class action, Rule 23

7.

The Failure of Punitive Damages in Employment Discrimination Cases: A Call for Change

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 50, 2008
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2011
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 169 (130,293)

Abstract:

employment discrimination, punitive damages

8.

The Issue Class

56 B.C. L. Rev. 121 (2015)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2015
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 83 (223,323)

Abstract:

Employment Discrimination, class action, issue class certification, Wal-Mart, Dukes

9.

Plausibility & Disparate Impact

64 Hastings L.J. 287 (2013)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2013
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 82 (221,840)

Abstract:

Twombly, Iqbal, disparate impact, discrimination

10.

Punitive Damages, Due Process, and Employment Discrimination

57 Iowa Law Review 473 (2012)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2015
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 72 (232,883)

Abstract:

Labor and employment, punitive damages, due process, employment discrimination, Exxon, Philip Morris

11.

Disentangling Disparate Impact and Disparate Treatment: Adapting the Canadian Approach

Yale Law & Policy Review, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 42 (319,132)

Abstract:

employment discrimination, discrimination, disparate impact, disparate treatment

12.

Commonality and the Constitution: Applying Wal-Mart to State Court Cases

91 Indiana L.J. (2016), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2016
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 27 (349,417)

Abstract:

Wal-Mart, employment discrimination, state law, federal rule of civil procedure 23, class action, Exxon, Philip Morris

13.

Navigating the Uber Economy

49 U.C. Davis Law Review 1511 (2016)
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2016
Benjamin Means and Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law and University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 19 (27,286)

Abstract:

Uber, Lyft, employment law, corporate law, employee, independent contractor, on-demand economy, worker classification

14.

A Modern Union for the Modern Economy

Fordham Law Review (2018 Forthcoming), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2017
Jeffrey M. Hirsch and Joseph Seiner
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 0 (182,566)

Abstract:

union, labor, gig, Uber, NLRA alt-labor, contingent workers

15.

Understanding the Unrest of France's Younger Workers: The Price of American Ambivalence

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 38, No. 4, 2006
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 0 (507,313)

Abstract:

labor law, employment rights, employment law, age discrimination

16.

Tailoring Class Actions to the On-Demand Economy

77 Ohio State L.J. ___ (2017) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Mar 2016
Joseph Seiner
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 0 (199,302)

Abstract:

Uber, class actions, systemic litigation, Wal-Mart, employee, independent contractor, on-demand economy, worker classification