Margaret Jane Radin

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

Professor

78 and 84 Queen's Park

Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5

Canada

University of Michigan Law School

Henry King Ransom Professor of Law

625 South State Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1215

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

The Subject and Object of Commodification

UC Davis Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16; Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 97
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Margaret Jane Radin and Madhavi Sunder
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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Commodification, property, intellectual property, markets, law and economics, law and culture, cultural studies, information studies

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Regulation by Contract, Regulation by Machine

Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, Vol. 160, pp. 1-15, 2004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Apr 2004
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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The Myth of Private Ordering: Rediscovering Legal Realism in Cyberspace

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 May 1999
Margaret Jane Radin and R. Polk Wagner
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
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The Myth of Private Ordering: Rediscovering Legal Realism in Cyberspace

Chicago-Kent Law Review
Posted: 09 Jun 1999
Margaret Jane Radin and R. Polk Wagner
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, 2019
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 25 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
Robin Bradley Kar and Margaret Jane Radin
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Boilerplate, Pseudo-Contract, Arbitration, Grice, Contract, Interpretation, Objective Theory, Cooperation, Market, Paradigm Slip, Clickwrap, Online, Contract of Adhesion, Speaker Meaning, Sentence Meaning, Shared Meaning, ISDA, Pari Passu, High-End Boilerplate, Deception, Consumer

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Information Tangibility

Stanford Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 48
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Dec 2002
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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The Deformation of Contract in the Information Society

Forthcoming in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies vol 37, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-034
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2017
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Information society, contract theory, contract doctrine, core contracts, boilerplate, transactional disclosures, epicycles, legal infrastructure, digital networked environment, theory to practice ‘fit’, normative degradation, democratic degradation, rule of law

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Boilerplate: A Threat to the Rule of Law?

Lisa M. Austin and Dennis Klimchuk, eds, PRIVATE LAW AND THE RULE OF LAW (OUP, 2014 Forthcoming), U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 365
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2013
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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contracts, boilerplate, fine print, rights deletion, waiver, rule of law, legal remedies, arbitrary power, equality before the law, quasi-anarchy, market-inalienability, public/private distinction

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Pseudo-Contract and Shared Meaning Analysis

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, No. 4, p. 1135 (2019)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2019
Robin Bradley Kar and Margaret Jane Radin
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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boilerplate, pseudo-contract, arbitration, grice, contract, interpretation, objective theory, cooperation, market, paradigm slip, clickwrap, online, contract of adhesion, speaker meaning, sentence meaning, shared meaning, ISDA, pari passu, high-end boilerplate, deception, consumer

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Regime Change in Intellectual Property: Superseding the Law of the State with the 'Law' of the Firm

University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal, Vol. 1, p. 173, 2003-2004, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 91
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Apr 2004
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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An Analytical Framework for Legal Evaluation of Boilerplate

Philosophical Foundations of Contract Law, edited by G. Lestas, P. Saprai, and G. Klass. Oxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 338
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2013
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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contract, law, legal framework, boilerplate

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Patent Notice and the Trouble with Plain Meaning

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 96, pp.1093-1116, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jun 2016
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Patent, Claims, Interpretation, Notice

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Response: Boilerplate in Theory and Practice

Published in: Canadian Business Law Journal 54, No. 2 (2013): 292-306, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 434, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 15-005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2015
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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boilerplate, fine print, contract, rule of law

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What Boilerplate Said: A Response to Omri Ben-Shahar (and a Diagnosis)

U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 392, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2014
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Less Than I Wanted To Know: Why Do Ben-Shahar and Schneider Attack Only 'Mandated' Disclosure?

Jerusalem Review of Legal Studies (2014, Forthcoming), U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2014
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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disclosure, contracts

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The Fiduciary State and Private Ordering

Paul B. Miller and Andrew S. Gold, eds., Contract, Status, and Fiduciary Law, Oxford, 2016, Forthcoming, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 500
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Of Priors and of Disconnects: How 'Chicago' Premises Risk Distortion

Harvard Law Review Forum, Vol. 127, p. 259, 2014, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 14-014, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 414
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 May 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2014
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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From Babyselling to Boilerplate: Reflections on the Limits of the Infrastructures of the Market

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 54(2), Forthcoming , Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 28/2017, U of Michigan Law & Econ Research Paper No. 16-031, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 530
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Commodification, Personhood, Market-Inalienability, Baby-Selling, Boilerplate, Rule of Law, Redress of Grievances, Property, Contract

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Access to Justice and Abuses of Contract

Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice, 2016, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 501
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 May 2017
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Compendium of Key Terms Used in Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Robin Bradley Kar and Margaret Jane Radin
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Rhetorical Capture

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 54, 2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Nov 2013
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Copyright Defection

Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 15, Issue 6, pp. 981-993, 2006
Posted: 04 Apr 2008
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Humans, Computers, and Binding Commitment

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 75, p. 1125, 2000
Posted: 21 Jul 2000
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 28
1.

Reconsidering 'Whiteness as Property': Bad Property for Personhood and Affirmative Action Rhetoric

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Jan 2016
Margaret Jane Radin
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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property, personhood, affirmative action, critical legal studies, critical race theory, rhetorical capture