Kermit Roosevelt

University of Pennsylvania Law School

Professor

3501 Sansom Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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Choice of Law in Federal Courts: From Erie and Klaxon to CAFA and Shady Grove

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, Pg. 1, 2012, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-28
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2013
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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conflict of laws, Choice of Law in Federal Courts, scope of the competing states’ laws, priority of laws when they conflict

Understanding Lockups: Effects in Bankruptcy and the Market for Corporate Control

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jun 1999
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Understanding Lockups: Effects in Bankruptcy and the Market for Corporate Control

Yale Journal on Regulation
Posted: 11 Jun 1999
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Detention and Interrogation in the Post-9/11 World

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 42, Pg. 1, 2008, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2009
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Detention, interrogation policy, Guantanamo, executive detention, Congress, Judicial Branch, enemy combatants, torture

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The Myth of Choice of Law: Rethinking Conflicts

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Jun 1999
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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The Myth of Choice of Law: Rethinking Conflicts

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 97, No. 8, August 1999
Posted: 11 Jun 1999
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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The Ironies of Affirmative Action

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 17, Pg. 729, 2015, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 15-25
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Nov 2015
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Fourteenth Amendment, equal protection, discrimination, education law, college admissions, Supreme Court of the United States, SCOTUS, judicial politics and ideology, segregation, Brown v. Board of Education, Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1, scrutiny

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What If Slaughter-House Had Been Decided Differently?

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 45, p. 61, 2011, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-19
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Mar 2012
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Slaughterhouse Cases, privileges or immunities clause, Fourteenth Amendment, Slaughter-House, incorporation, constitutional interpretation, 14th Amendment, Due Process, Equal Protection, privileges and immunities, sovereignty, federalism, fundamental rights, police power

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The Indivisible Constitution

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 25, Pg. 321, 2009, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 09-33
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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The Invisible Constitution, Laurence Tribe, constitutional doctrine, interpretation and theory, beliefs and convictions, popular constitutionalism

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Polyphonic Stare Decisis: Listening to Non-Article III Actors

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 83, Pg. 1303, 2008, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 08-33
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2009
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Constitution of the United States of America, Article III, Article 3, stare decisis, constitutional decision-making

A Little Theory is a Dangerous Thing: The Myth of Adjudicative Retroactivity

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 10 Jun 1999
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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A Little Theory is a Dangerous Thing: The Myth of Adjudicative Retroactivity

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 31, Issue 3, Spring 1999
Posted: 11 Jun 1999
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Valid Rule Due Process Challenges: Bond v. United States and Erie’s Constitutional Source

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 54, pp.. 987, 2013, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-18
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2013
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Constitutional law, coercion, substantive due process of law, Lochner, federalism, Erie v. Tompkins, federal common law, overbreadth, third-party standing, states’ rights

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Bait and Switch: Why United States v. Morrison Is Wrong About Section 5

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 100, P. 603, 2015, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-4
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Constitutional law, Supreme Court, U.S. v. Morrison, Section 5 of the Fourteenth Amendment, constitutional meaning, doctrine, and interpretation, federalism, discrimination, civil rights, Violence Against Women Act

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Certainty vs. Flexibility in the Conflict of Laws

In The Continuing Relevance of Private International Law and Its Challenges (F. Ferrari & D. Fernandez Arroyo eds., Elgar, Forthcoming 2019)., U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-40
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Dec 2018
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Conflict of laws, choice of law, jurisprudence, predictability, values, virtues, discretion, rules & standards, approaches, uniformity, territoriality, policy analysis, traditional versus modern theories, First Restatement, Second Restatement, Third Restatement, European approach, false dichotomies

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Reconstruction and Resistance

Texas Law Review, Vol. 91, Pg. 121, 2012, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-1
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Jan 2013
Kermit Roosevelt
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Constitutional law, Constitutional theory, Declaration of Independence, redemption, originalism, living constitution

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The Fight for Equal Protection: Reconstruction-Redemption Redux

University of Chicago Law Review Online, Vol. 83, Pg. 36, 2016, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-35
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Oct 2016
Kermit Roosevelt and Patricia Stottlemyer
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Pennsylvania, Law School, Students
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Supreme Court of the United States, SCOTUS, Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence, Fourteenth Amendment, Judicial Politics, Racial Classifications, Affirmative Action, Remediation, Disparate Impact, Strict and Heightened Scrutiny