Paul L. Caron

Pepperdine University - School of Law

Duane and Kelly Roberts Dean and Professor of Law

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, CA 90263

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

37

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12

Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

Pursuing a Tax LLM Degree: Why and When?

U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 10-11, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-9
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
Paul L. Caron, Jennifer M. Kowal and Katherine Pratt
Pepperdine University - School of Law, Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 6,965 (533)

Abstract:

Tax LLM, Graduate Tax Program, Tax Law, Law Teaching, Tax Concentration, Tax Specialties, Transactional Tax Law, Tax Litigation

2.

Pursuing a Tax LLM Degree: Where?

U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 10-18, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-18
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 28 Apr 2010
Pepperdine University - School of Law, Loyola Law School Los Angeles, Loyola Law School Los Angeles and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 5,930 (624)

Abstract:

Tax LLM, Graduate Tax Program, Tax Law, Law Teaching, Tax Concentration, Tax Specialties, Transactional Tax Law, Tax Litigation

3.

What Law Schools Can Learn from Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics

Texas Law Review, Vol. 82, p. 1483, 2004, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 04-1
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Feb 2004
Paul L. Caron and Rafael Gely
Pepperdine University - School of Law and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 2,464 (3,713)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Tax, Legal Education, Law Schools

4.

Ranking Law Schools: Using SSRN to Measure Scholarly Performance

Indiana Law Journal (Symposium on The Next Generation of Law School Rankings), Vol. 81, 2006, U of Texas law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 52, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 05-14
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Bernard S. Black and Paul L. Caron
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 1,963 (5,340)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Law Schools, Legal Education, Rankings, Corporate, Tax

5.

Taking Back the Law School Classroom: Using Technology to Foster Active Student Learning

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 54, p. 551, 2004, Univ. of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 04-6
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 May 2004
Paul L. Caron and Rafael Gely
Pepperdine University - School of Law and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 1,556 (6,671)

Abstract:

Teaching, Active Learning, Computers & the Law

6.

Ten Estate Planning Advantages of Limited Liability Companies

Tax Notes, Vol. 70, p. 998, 1996, University of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Feb 2010
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 1,198 (12,158)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Tax, Tax Planning, Estate Planning, Limited Liability Companies, LLCs

7.

Tax Myopia, or Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Tax Lawyers

Virginia Tax Review, Vol. 13, p. 517, 1994, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 07-28
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 08 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2007
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 1,099 (13,861)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Tax, Legislative History, Statutory Construction, Legislative Process, Chevron, Statutory Reenactment, Choice of Forum, Erie Doctrine

8.

Affirmative Refraction: Grutter v. Bollinger Through the Lens of the Case of the Speluncean Explorers

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 21, p. 65, 2004
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Nov 2004
Paul L. Caron and Rafael Gely
Pepperdine University - School of Law and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 779 (21,698)

Abstract:

Affirmative Action, Jurisprudence, Judicial Humility

9.

Occupy the Tax Code: Using the Estate Tax to Reduce Inequality and Spur Economic Growth

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 1255, 2013, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 280, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 13-02
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2013
Paul L. Caron and James R. Repetti
Pepperdine University - School of Law and Boston College - Law School
Downloads 559 (30,897)

Abstract:

tax, estate tax, inequality, income inequality, wealth inequality

10.

The Costs of Estate Tax Dithering

Creighton Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 637, 2010, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 10-23
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2010
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 548 (38,780)

Abstract:

11.

Teaching with Technology in the 21st Century Law School Classroom

Paul Caron, THE FUTURE OF LAW LIBRARIES, Thomson-West, 2006, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 06-11
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 17 Apr 2006
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 469 (44,908)

Abstract:

Tax, Legal Education, LSN Education

12.

Chief Justice Burger: A Better Tax Lawyer Than His Critics

Tax Notes, Vol. 69, p. 1020, 1995, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 07 Apr 2010
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 467 (38,214)

Abstract:

tax, estate planning, wills, probate, tax planning, unified credit, marital deduction

13.

The Associate Dean for Faculty Research Position: Encouraging and Promoting Scholarship

Univ. of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 01-13, University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 233, 2001
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Oct 2001
Joseph P. Tomain and Paul L. Caron
University of Cincinnati - College of Law and Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 463 (46,891)
Citation 1

Abstract:

14.
Downloads 458 ( 50,119)

Tax Archaeology

U. of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 03-04
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Oct 2003
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 292 (84,554)

Abstract:

Income Tax, Legal History, Tax Policy

Tax Archaeology

Tax Stories, Foundation Press, 2d ed., 2009, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-27
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 166 (148,981)

Abstract:

Tax, Income Tax, Tax Policy, Tax Litigation, Tax Administration, Tax Procedure, Legal History

Tax Archaeology

TAX STORIES: AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT TEN LEADING FEDERAL INCOME TAX CASES, Foundation Press, 2003
Posted: 30 Aug 2002
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law

Abstract:

15.

Back to the Future: Teaching Law Through Stories

Univ. of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 02-1, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 80, University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 71, p. 405, 2002
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 May 2003
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 431 (51,098)

Abstract:

16.

The Long Tail of Legal Scholarship

Yale Law Journal Pocket Part, Vol. 116, p. 38, 2006, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 06-35
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Nov 2006
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 392 (57,221)

Abstract:

Legal Scholarship, Law Schools, Legal Education, Rankings, Tax

17.

The Estate Tax Non-Gap: Why Repeal a 'Voluntary' Tax?

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 20, p. 153, 2009, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 08-25, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 166
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2009
Paul L. Caron and James R. Repetti
Pepperdine University - School of Law and Boston College - Law School
Downloads 379 (57,053)

Abstract:

Tax, Estate Tax, Tax Gap, Voluntary Tax, Estate Planning, Minority Discounts

18.

Estate and Gift Tax Problems of Principals and Agents Under Durable Powers of Attorney

Tax Notes, Vol. 66, p. 1009, 1995
U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-43
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 31 Jan 2010
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 371 (63,109)

Abstract:

Tax, Estate and Gift Tax, Estate Planning, Principal and Agent, Power of Attorney

19.

Tax Regulation, Transportation Innovation, and the Sharing Economy

University of Chicago Law Review Dialogue, Vol. 82, p. 69, 2015, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015/2, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 15-180
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2015
Jordan M. Barry and Paul L. Caron
University of San Diego School of Law and Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 358 (33,579)

Abstract:

Tax, Regulation, Innovation, Sharing Economy, Fringe Benefits

20.

Are Scholars Better Bloggers? - Bloggership: How Blogs are Transforming Legal Scholarship

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 1025, 2006, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 07-12, Berkman Center for Internet & Society - Bloggership: How Blogs are Transforming Legal Scholarship Conference
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2012
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 325 (70,940)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Blogs, Legal Education, Scholarship, Law School, Tax

21.

Thomas Piketty and Inequality: Legal Causes and Tax Solutions

Emory Law Journal Online, Vol. 64, p. 2073, 2015, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/32
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2015
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 255 (71,854)

Abstract:

Piketty, Inequality, Tax Reform

22.

Dead Poets and Academic Progenitors: The Next Generation of Law School Rankings

Indiana Law Journal, Symposium on The Next Generation of Law School Rankings, Vol. 81, 2006, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 05-20
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Sep 2005
Paul L. Caron and Rafael Gely
Pepperdine University - School of Law and University of Missouri School of Law
Downloads 249 (98,893)

Abstract:

Legal Education, Law School, Rankings, U.S. News & World Report

23.

Estate Planning Implications of the Right of Publicity

Tax Notes, Vol. 68, p. 95, 1995, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2009
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 208 (121,054)

Abstract:

Estate Tax, Right of Publicity, Estate Planning, Tax Planning

24.

The Story of Murphy: A New Front in the War on the Income Tax

Tax Stories, Foundation Press, 2nd Edition, 2009, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-23
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2010
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 201 (118,264)

Abstract:

Tax, Sixteenth Amendment

25.

California Dreamin': Tax Scholarship in a Time of Fiscal Crisis

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 48, p. 405, 2014, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2518607, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/31
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2014
Joseph Bankman and Paul L. Caron
Stanford Law School and Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 189 (106,357)

Abstract:

Tax Reform, Income Tax, Budget, Scholarship

26.

The One Hundredth Anniversary of the Federal Estate Tax: It's Time to Renew Our Vows

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 57, p. 823, 2016, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper 2015/14
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2016
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 187 (52,100)

Abstract:

Tax, Estate Tax

27.

Revitalizing the Estate Tax: Five Easy Pieces

Tax Notes, Vol. 142, 2014, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Paul L. Caron and James R. Repetti
Pepperdine University - School of Law and Boston College - Law School
Downloads 159 (119,320)

Abstract:

28.

Tax Court Fumbles Substance-Over-Form Ball in Estate of Brown

Tax Notes, Vol. 75, p. 1240, 1997, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-35
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 144 (153,770)

Abstract:

tax, estate tax, substance over form, Tax Court, tax planning

29.

The Federal Tax Implications of Bush v. Gore

Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 79, p. 749, 2001
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Mar 2001
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 140 (167,282)

Abstract:

Tax, Bush v. Gore, Erie

30.

Tax Advice for the Second Obama Administration

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 1143, 2013, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013/9, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 13-03
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 138 (157,128)

Abstract:

Tax, Business Tax, Corporate Tax, International Tax, Estate and Gift Tax, Tax Policy, Tax Reform, Obama Administration

31.

When Does Life Begin for Tax Purposes?

Tax Notes, Vol. 68, p. 320, 1995, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 06-36
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Mar 2007
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 138 (159,800)

Abstract:

Tax, Abortion

32.

The Law School Crisis: What Would Jimmy McMillan Do?

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 11 Mar 2013
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 128 (177,149)

Abstract:

Legal Education, Law School

33.

Rethinking the Penalty for the Failure to File Gift Tax Returns

Tax Notes, Vol. 141, No. 7, 2013, Rutgers School of Law-Newark Research Paper No. 137, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/2
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2014
Rutgers University, Pepperdine University - School of Law, Rutgers University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 94 (204,480)

Abstract:

gift tax, penalty

34.

Section 2036 Ruling May Force Bengals Out of Cincinnati

Tax Notes, Vol. 67, p. 1504, 1995, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-40
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Nov 2009
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 85 (234,355)

Abstract:

Tax, Estate Tax, Estate Planning, Tax Planning, Section 2036, Cincinnati Bengals

35.

Tax Reform in a Time of Crisis

Tax Notes, Vol. 142, No. 1106, 2014
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 64 (250,061)

Abstract:

Tax Reform, Business Tax, Estate and Gift Tax, Individual Income Tax, International Tax, Tax Administration

36.

Law Professor Blogs Network 2.0: Faculty, IT, and Vendor Collaboration

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 26 (383,314)

Abstract:

Legal Education, Technology, Blogs

37.

New Prominence of Tax Basis in Estate Planning

Tax Notes, Vol. 150, p. 1569, Mar. 28, 2016, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 26 May 2016
Paul L. Caron and Jay A. Soled
Pepperdine University - School of Law and Rutgers University
Downloads 0 (53,516)

Abstract:

Tax, Estate Planning, Estate Tax, Income Tax, Basis