Kevin M. Clermont

Cornell Law School

Ziff Professor of Law

Myron Taylor Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

37

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Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

A Comparative View of Standards of Proof

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 50, p. 243, 2002, U of San Diego Public Law Research Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2001
Emily L. Sherwin and Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell University - Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 875 (17,467)
Citation 7

Abstract:

2.

How Employment Discrimination Plaintiffs Fare in Federal Court

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies Vol. 1, p. 429, 2004, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 2004
Kevin M. Clermont and Stewart J. Schwab
Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 715 (25,914)
Citation 9

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3.

Civil Procedure’s Five Big Ideas

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2016, No. 1, 55, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-29
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2016
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 460 (40,100)

Abstract:

Civil Procedure

4.

Litigation Realities

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 88, p. 119, 2002-2003
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Feb 2002
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 450 (47,439)
Citation 8

Abstract:

litigation, courts, empirical studies, trials, juries

5.

Standards of Proof Revisited

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1321029, Emotion in Context: Exploring the Interaction between Emotions and Legal Institutions Conference, University of Chicago Law School, May 2008, Vermont Law Review, Volume 33, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Dec 2008
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 442 (38,010)
Citation 3

Abstract:

civil procedure, comparative law, evidence, standards of proof

6.

Inventing Tests, Destabilizing Systems

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 95, March 2010, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-022
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2009
Kevin M. Clermont and Stephen C. Yeazell
Cornell Law School and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
Downloads 440 (48,511)

Abstract:

civil procedure, pleading

7.

The Role of Private International Law in the United States: Beating the Not-Quite-Dead Horse of Jurisdiction

2 CILE STUDIES: PRIVATE LAW, PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW & JUDICIAL COOPERATION IN THE EU-US RELATIONSHIP, Chapter 4, 2005, Cornell Law School Research Paper No. 04-023
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 347 (64,126)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Employment Discrimination Plaintiffs in Federal Court: From Bad to Worse?

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. II, 2008, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-022
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2015
Kevin M. Clermont and Stewart J. Schwab
Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 261 (90,347)
Citation 5

Abstract:

empirical, employment discrimination, civil procedure

Employment Discrimination Plaintiffs in Federal Court: From Bad to Worse?

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2009, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Kevin M. Clermont and Stewart J. Schwab
Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
Downloads 77 (250,137)
Citation 5

Abstract:

federal court, employment discrimination, litigation, plaintiff

Appeal from Jury or Judge Trial: Defendants' Advantage

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Feb 2000
Theodore Eisenberg and Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell University, Law School (Deceased) and Cornell Law School
Downloads 323 (71,302)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Appeal from Jury or Judge Trial: Defendants' Advantage

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 125-164, 2001
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)

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10.

Standards of Proof in Japan and the United States

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 263, 2004, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-021
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 275 (82,505)
Citation 1

Abstract:

11.

Common-Law Compulsory Counterclaim Rule: Creating Effective and Elegant Res Judicata Doctrine

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 79, p. 1745, 2004, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 269 (78,431)

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12.

Death of Paradox: The Killer Logic Beneath the Standards of Proof

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 88, 2012, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-6
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 259 (87,973)

Abstract:

civil procedure, evidence, standard of proof

13.

Exorbitant Jurisdiction

Maine Law Review, Vol. 58, Spring 2006, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05024
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Aug 2005
Kevin M. Clermont and John R.B. Palmer
Cornell Law School and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Downloads 256 (83,519)

Abstract:

14.

Jurisdictional Fact

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 973, 2006, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 244 (91,945)

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15.

Litigation Realities Redux

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-006
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2008
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 242 (96,308)
Citation 2

Abstract:

empirical, litigation

16.

Reverse-Erie

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-021
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Aug 2005
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 238 (97,954)

Abstract:

17.

Plaintiphobia in the Appellate Courts: Civil Rights Really Do Differ from Negotiable Instruments?

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2002, p. 947, 2002
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Mar 2002
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 220 (98,371)
Citation 5

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18.

Three Myths About Twombly-Iqbal

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 45, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 May 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 217 (106,839)

Abstract:

Civil Procedure, Litigation, Pleading

19.

Conjunction of Evidence and Fuzzy Logic

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-58
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2016
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 199 (102,248)

Abstract:

Procedure, Standards of Proof, Logic, Probability

20.

Governing Law on Forum-Selection Agreements

66 Hastings L.J. #3 (2015), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-22
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2014
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 179 (119,499)

Abstract:

Forum-selection, choice of law

21.

CAFA Judicata: A Tale of Waste and Politics

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 156, No. 6, 2008, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-018
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2008
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 179 (129,858)

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22.

Plaintiphobia in the Supreme Court

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 162, No. 7, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2014
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 176 (125,921)

Abstract:

civil procedure, pleading, summary judgment, empirical

23.

A Global Law of Jurisdiction and Judgments: Views from the United States and Japan

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 1, 2004, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-027
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Sep 2004
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 174 (131,237)

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24.

French Article 14 Jurisdiction, Viewed from the United States

Melanges, 2005
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Aug 2004
Kevin M. Clermont and John R.B. Palmer
Cornell Law School and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Downloads 173 (132,567)

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25.

Xenophilia or Xenophobia in American Courts? Before and After 9/11

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Aug 2006
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
Downloads 170 (131,237)
Citation 7

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26.

The Repressible Myth of Shady Grove

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2011
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 159 (141,053)

Abstract:

Erie, choice of law, Shady Grove

27.

Class Certification’s Preclusive Effects

University of Pennsylvania Law Review Vol. 159, pp. 203-230, PENNumbra, 2011, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-17
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 18 May 2011
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 148 (151,334)

Abstract:

class action, certification, preclusion, res judicata, Baycol, Bayer

28.

Conjunction of Evidence and Multivalent Logic

Law and the New Logics (Lionel Smith ed., 2016) (Cambridge University Press), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-32
Posted: 27 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School

Abstract:

Evidence, Logic, Procedure, Proof, Conjunction

29.

Trial by Traditional Probability, Relative Plausibility, or Belief Function?

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-34
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 104 (156,649)

Abstract:

evidence, proof, standard of proof, burden or persuasion, burden of production, belief, probability

30.

Res Judicata as Requisite for Justice

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-22
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 104 (127,844)

Abstract:

res judicata, historical, comparative, China, jurisprudence

31.

Aggregation of Claims and Illogic

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-61
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2012
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 99 (205,761)

Abstract:

Evidence, standard of proof, fuzzy logic, procedure

32.

Do Case Outcomes Really Reveal Anything About the Legal System? Win Rates and Removal Jurisdiction

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 83, p. 581, 1998
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Nov 1998
Kevin M. Clermont and Theodore Eisenberg
Cornell Law School and Cornell University, Law School (Deceased)
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Citation 8

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33.

Sequencing the Issues for Judicial Decisionmaking: Limitations from Jurisdictional Primacy and Intrasuit Preclusion

Florida Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 2, April 2011, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2011
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 53 (274,752)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Civil Procedure, Federal Courts, Jurisdiction, Jury, Judicial Decision

34.

Solving the Puzzle of Transnational Class Actions

90 Indiana Law Journal Supplement (2015), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-11
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2015
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 50 (279,250)

Abstract:

civil procedure, class actions, transnational litigation, res judicata

35.

Applying vs. Adopting Another Sovereign's Law

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-47
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2017
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
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Abstract:

Federal Courts, Choice of Law, International Law, Civil Procedure

36.

Limiting the Last-in-Time Rule for Judgments

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-21
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2016
Kevin M. Clermont
Cornell Law School
Downloads 0 (196,258)

Abstract:

civil procedure, res judicata, preclusion, conflict of laws, international litigation

37.

How Employment-Discrimination Plaintiffs Fare in the Federal Courts of Appeals

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2003, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Kevin M. Clermont, Theodore Eisenberg and Stewart J. Schwab
Cornell Law School, Cornell University, Law School (Deceased) and Cornell Law School
Downloads 0 (451,763)
Citation 10

Abstract:

employment discrimination, federal courts of appeals, trial, appellate, litigation, plaintiffs