Robert A. Hillman

Cornell Law School

Edwin H. Woodruff Professor of Law

Myron Taylor Hall

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

United States

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Standard-Form Contracting in the Electronic Age

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 24 Oct 2001
Robert A. Hillman and Jeffrey J. Rachlinski
Cornell Law School and Cornell Law School
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Contracts, Cyberspace

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On-Line Consumer Standard-Form Contracting Practices: A Survey and Discussion of Legal Implications

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Mar 2005
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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Principles of the Law of Software Contracts: Some Highlights

Tulane Law Review, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 010-003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Robert A. Hillman and Maureen A. O'Rourke
Cornell Law School and Boston University School of Law
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software, Principles, disclosure, automated disablement

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The Future of Fault in Contract Law

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-34
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2015
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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contract, fault, strict liability

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Rethinking Consideration in the Electronic Age

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-004
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Robert A. Hillman and Maureen A. O'Rourke
Cornell Law School and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 299 (104,372)
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contract, consideration, copyright, open source

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Warranties and Disclaimers in the Electronic Age

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1154121
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 02 Jul 2008
Robert A. Hillman and Ibrahim Barakat
Cornell Law School and White and Case
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express warranty, disclaimer, EULA, standard form, disclosure

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Contract Law in Context: The Case of Software Contracts

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. No. 010-002
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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general law, specialized law, software

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On-Line Boilerplate: Would Mandatory Website Disclosure of E-Standard Terms Backfire?

Michigan Law Review, March 2006, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jul 2005
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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Article 2 of the UCC: Some Thoughts on Success or Failure in the Twenty-First Century

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-02
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2018
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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contract, sales, Article 2, Uniform Commercial Code, technology, revision, consumer

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The Many Dimensions of Private Law

Canadian Business Law Journal, Vol. 40
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Sep 2004
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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Defending Disclosure in Software Licensing

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 010-008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 28 Apr 2010
Robert A. Hillman and Maureen A. O'Rourke
Cornell Law School and Boston University School of Law
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disclosure, Internet, software, licensing

12.

How to Create a Commercial Calamity

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Feb 2006
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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Precedent in Contract Cases and the Importance(?) of the Whole Story

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-28
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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Contracts, teaching, legal opinion, Bill Whitford, transactions, consumer law

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The Supreme Court’s Application of 'Ordinary Contract Principles' to the Issue of the Duration of Retiree Healthcare Benefits: Perpetuating the Interpretation/Gap-Filling Quagmire

Forthcoming in ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-30
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 08 May 2017
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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contract principles, inference, presumption, healthcare benefits, vesting of benefits, interpretation, gap filling, textualist, contextualist, agreement, collective bargaining agreement

15.

Review of Omri Ben-Shahar and Carl E. Schneider, More than You Wanted to Know

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-18
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 29 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2014
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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mandated disclosure, regulatory tools, corrective justice, moral reasons

16.

Maybe Dick Speidel Was Right about Court Adjustment

San Diego Law Review, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2009
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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contracts, commercial law, law and courts

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More Contract Lore

Tulane Law Review, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-38
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2019
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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expectancy, breach, fault, gaps, intentions, consent, consideration, fictions

18.

Consumer Internet Standard Form Contracts in India: A Proposal

29 (1) National Law School of India Review (2017), Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 18-07
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2018
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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e-standard form, Principles of the Law of Software Contracts, consumer, contract formation, assent, clickwrap, browsewrap

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Drafting Chapter 2 of the ALI's Employment Law Restatement in the Shadow of Contract Law: An Assessment of the Challenges and Results

Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-29
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Oct 2014
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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Employment law, labor market, contracts, employees

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A Pragmatist's View of Promissory Law with a Focus on Consent and Reliance

William & Mary Business Law Review Vol.9, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-21
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2018
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School
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reliance, promise, consent, markets, commerce

21.

Rolling Contracts

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 71, 2002
Posted: 12 Aug 2004
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School

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Rolling contracts, unconscionability, standard forms, standard terms

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Contract Lore

Journal of Corporation Law, No. 27
Posted: 23 Jan 2003
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School

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expectancy damages, reasons for breach, contract interpretation, legal fiction

23.

The Rhetoric of Legal Backfire

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 43, July 2002
Posted: 16 Jan 2003
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School

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Endangered species act, hate crime laws, fairness doctrine, CAFE standards

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The Limits of Behavioral Decision Theory in Legal Analysis: The Case of Liquidated Damages

Cornell Law Review
Posted: 01 Dec 1999
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School

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The Unfulfilled Promise of Promissory Estoppel in the Employment Setting

Posted: 18 Jan 1999
Robert A. Hillman
Cornell Law School

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