Michael J. Zimmer

Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Professor of Law

25 E. Pearson

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

24

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Decent Work with a Living Wage

GLOBAL LABOR MARKET: FROM GLOBALIZATION TO FLEXICURITY, Roger Blanpain and Michele Tiraboschi, eds., pp. 61-80, Kluwer Law International BV, 2008, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1072083
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 237 (97,889)

Abstract:

Decent work, living wage, ILO Declaration, unionization, global economics, neoliberalism, transnational organization, NGOs

2.

Ricci’s Color-Blind Standard in a Race Conscious Society: A Case of Unintended Consequences?

2010 Brigham Young University Law Review 1257
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2011
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 231 (106,972)

Abstract:

intentional disparate treatment discrimination, employment discrimination, Title VII Civil Rights Act

3.

A Chain of Inferences Proving Discrimination

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 4, 2008, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1072046
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 178 (126,852)
Citation 1

Abstract:

employment, discrimination, individual disparate treatment, equal treatment, stereotypes, admissions of discrimination, McDonnell Douglas, Reeves v Sandford, Desert Palace, Costa, Title VII, 703(a), 703(m)

4.

Unions & the Great Recession: Is Transnationalism the Answer?

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2010-011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2010
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 162 (147,142)

Abstract:

Labor unions, transnational labor unions, Great Recession, international labor law

The New Discrimination Law: Price Waterhouse is Dead, Whither McDonnell Douglas?

Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 21
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 21 Sep 2004
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 149 (166,085)
Citation 1

Abstract:

The New Discrimination Law: Price Waterhouse is Dead, Whither McDonnell Douglas?

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 4, 2004
Posted: 21 Oct 2004
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Abstract:

6.

Wal-Mart v. Dukes: Taking the Protection Out of Protected Classes

16 Lewis & Clark Law Review 409 (2012), Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2011-028
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2012
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 129 (155,053)

Abstract:

Employment discrimination, class actions, antidiscrimination

7.

Escaping the Westphalian Trap: Unionism and Equality in China, Mexico and the United States

Revista Latino americana de Derecho Social, No. 10, Enero-Junio, 2010 , Loyola University Chicago School of Law Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-0015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 129 (178,483)

Abstract:

Labor unions, international labor unions, unions in China, comparative law - labor and employment

8.

Inequality, Individualized Risk, and Insecurity

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 2013, No. 1, 2013, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-002
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Mar 2013
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 123 (175,413)

Abstract:

Economic Inequality, Labor and Employment, Citizens United, Election Spending, Money in Politics, Campaign Finance

9.

A Pro-Employee Supreme Court?: The Retaliation Decisions

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 60, 2009, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series No. 2009-004
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jan 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 121 (158,457)

Abstract:

Employer retaliation, statutory interpretation, judicial decisionmaking, employment discrimination, Supreme Court

10.

North American Border Wars: The Role of Canadian and American Scholarship in U.S. Labor Law Reform Debates

Rules, Policies and Method: The Legacy of Marco Biagi in Labour Relations Today (Alberto Russo & Iacopo Senatori, eds., Giappichelli 2012)(in Italian Forthcoming). , Hofstra Labor and Emploment Law Journal, Vol. 30, No. 1, 2012-13, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-002, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Paper No. 2018005, Originally presented by the authors on March 19, 2012 in Modena, Italy at the Tenth Annual Comparative Labour Law Conference in Commemoration of Marco Biagi.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2013
Michael J. Zimmer and Susan Bisom-Rapp
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Downloads 93 (212,778)

Abstract:

Labor Law, Comparative Law, Law and Society, Paul Weiler, Canadian Labor Law, Employee Free Choice Act, Marco Biagi Conference Papers

11.

Two Halves of a Whole: Teaching International And Comparative Employment Law

Int'l Journal of Comparative Labor Law & Industrial Relations, Vol 25, No. 23, 2009, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series No. 2009-0012
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jun 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 85 (229,267)

Abstract:

teaching international law, teaching comparative law, international labor and employment law

12.

Title VII's Last Hurrah: Can Discrimination Be Plausibly Pled?

University of Chicago Legal Forum, Forthcoming, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-023
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Dec 2013
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 74 (257,298)

Abstract:

Discrimination, Antidiscrimination, Title VII, Ricci, Disparate Treatment

13.

The Restatement of Employment Law is the Wrong Project

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2009, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Public Law & Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2009-0024
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 30 Apr 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 73 (253,485)

Abstract:

Labor Law, Employment Law, Restatements, American Law Institute, ALI, Common Law

14.

Hiding the Statute in Plain View: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center v. Nassar

Presented at the Eighth Annual Labor & Employment Law Colloquium, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 2013., Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2014
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 61 (275,635)

Abstract:

Employment Discrimination, Retaliation, Statutory Interpretation, U.S. Supreme Court

15.

Is the Antidiscrimination Project Being Ended?

Indiana Journal of Law and Social Equality, Vol. 1, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-021
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Dec 2012
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 61 (273,515)

Abstract:

Antidiscrimination, Racial Equality, Segregation, Equal Protection, Fisher v. University of Texas

16.

Slicing & Dicing of Individual Disparate Treatment Law

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 577, 2001
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Apr 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 41 (301,097)
Citation 1

Abstract:

individual disparate treatment discrimination, employment discrimination, summary judgment

17.

Intentional Discrimination that Produces Economic Inequality: Taking Piketty and Hsu One Step Further

Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-006
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Feb 2015
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 35 (316,771)

Abstract:

discrimination, economic, inequality, Piketty

18.

The Emerging Uniform Structure of Disparate Treatment Discrimination Litigation

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 30, p. 563, 1996
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Mar 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 27 (369,752)

Abstract:

Employment discrimination, disparate treatment, individual disparate treatment discrimination

19.

Systemic Empathy

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 575, 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Aug 2003 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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20.

Chaos or Coherence: Individual Disparate Treatment Discrimination and the Adea

Mercer Law Review Vol. 51, p. 693, 2000
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2009
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 23 (409,402)

Abstract:

Disparate treatment, employment discrimination, individual disparate treatment discrimination

21.

Binders Full of Women & Closing the Gap

Florida International University Law Review Symposium, March 2013, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2013
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 22 (414,007)

Abstract:

Affirmative action, Gender Equality, European Commision Gender Directive, Women Directors, Europe Strategy 2020

22.

The End of At-Will Employment? The 'Color-Blind' Standard of Intent to Discriminate

Seton Hall Law Review, Forthcoming, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Apr 2015
Michael J. Zimmer
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 20 (362,737)

Abstract:

at-will, employment, discrimination, disparate treatment

23.

Consent Decree Settlements by Administrative Agencies in Antitrust and Employment Discrimination: Optimizing Public and Private Interests

1976 Duke Law Journal 163
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Dec 2013
Charles A. Sullivan and Michael J. Zimmer
Seton Hall University - School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Downloads 8 (496,319)

Abstract:

consent decree, public enforcement, private enforcement, antitrust, employment discrimination antitrust procedures and penalties act, administrative agency, intervention

24.

The Structure of Title VII Individual Treatment Litigation: Anderson v. City of Bessemer City, Inferences of Discrimination, and Burdens of Proof

9 Harvard Women's Law Journal 25 (1986)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Dec 2013
Michael J. Zimmer and Charles A. Sullivan
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Seton Hall University - School of Law
Downloads 3 (524,942)

Abstract:

Title VII, litigation structure, discrimination, disparate treatment, McDonnell Douglas, Anderson, Bessemer City, burdens of proof