Randall P. Bezanson

University of Iowa College of Law

Charles E. Floete Distinguished Professor of Law

Boyd Law Building

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

No Middle Ground? Reflections on the Citizens United Decision

Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-29
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2010
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 274 (68,957)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Supreme Court, Free Press, Free Speech, corporations, election laws, First Amendment

2.

Whither Freedom of the Press?

97 Iowa L. Rev. 1259, 2012, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-01
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 01 May 2012
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 217 (104,859)

Abstract:

First Amendment, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, government speech, constitution, bill of rights, press, journalism, Originalism, functionalism, Supreme Court, press independence

The Foundations of Federalism: An Exchange

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-40
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Feb 2006
Randall P. Bezanson and Steven C. Moeller
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 127 (186,412)

Abstract:

federalism, Constitution, constitutional history, Supreme Court, political philosophy, constitutional law

The Foundations of Federalism: An Exchange

University of Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-09, The Journal of Philosophy, Science & Law, Vol. 7, March 12, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Randall P. Bezanson and Steven C. Moeller
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 89 (240,991)

Abstract:

federalism, commerce clause, federalism issues, developing federalism jurisprudence, intergovernmental immunities, enumerated powers, constitutional provisions

4.

Trespassory Art

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 43, p. 245, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-17
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 24 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Randall P. Bezanson and Andrew Finkelman
University of Iowa College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 214 (107,200)

Abstract:

First Amendment, free speech, freedom of speech, art, aesthetics, torts, property, common law, incitement, blasphemy, performance art

5.

Art and Freedom of Speech

University of Illinois Press, 2009 , U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-38
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 205 (104,418)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, First Amendment, Free Speech, Aesthetic Speech, Art, Freedom of Speech

6.

Art and the Constitution

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-12, Iowa Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 May 2008
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 194 (119,220)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Art, Artistic Freedom, Constitutional Law, Supreme Court, Freedom of Speech, Intellectual Property

7.

Institutional Reckless Disregard for Truth in Public Defamation Actions Against the Press

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-04
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Jan 2005
Randall P. Bezanson and Gilbert Cranberg
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa - School of Journalism
Downloads 175 (135,011)

Abstract:

Defamation, libel, journalism, press, first amendment, freedom of press, actual malice, enterprise liability, product liability, law and economics, constitutional law

8.

The Many Faces of Government Speech

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 86, pp. 1377-1511, October 2001
Number of pages: 135 Posted: 07 Nov 2001
Randall P. Bezanson and William G. Buss
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 164 (124,937)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Government, speech, government speech, freedom of speech

9.

Scholarship and Fair Use

Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts, Vol. 33, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 24 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2010
Randall P. Bezanson and Joseph Miller
University of Iowa College of Law and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
Downloads 153 (151,164)

Abstract:

copyright, fair use, derivative use, copyrightability, scholarship, images, quotations, literature, history, history of copyright, copyright act of 1976, copyright acts, Statute of Anne

10.

Speaking Through Others' Voices: Authorship, Originality, and Free Speech

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 38, Winter 2003
Number of pages: 128 Posted: 08 Jan 2004
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 140 (160,569)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Free speech,authorship,originality,republication,intellectual property

11.

Taking Stock of Newspapers and Their Future

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-12, Florida International Law Review, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 31 May 2007
Randall P. Bezanson and Gilbert Cranberg
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa - School of Journalism
Downloads 116 (196,593)

Abstract:

daily newspapers, editorial freedom, journalism, news industry, market

12.

Mapping the Forms of Expressive Association

40 Pepperdine L. Rev., Issue 1, 2012, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-13
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 May 2012 Last Revised: 22 May 2012
Randall P. Bezanson, Sheila Anne Bentzen and C. Michael Judd
University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - College of Law and University of Iowa, College of Law
Downloads 103 (199,062)

Abstract:

Free Speech, First Amendment, Expressive Association, Association, Corporations as associations, Commercial Speech

13.

The Manner of Government Speech

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 4, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 94 (223,029)

Abstract:

government, speech, government speech, first amendment, censorship, freedom of speech, constitution, aesthetics

14.

Performing Art

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-05, Federal Communication Law, April 2008, Randall P. Bezanson, ART AND FREEDOM OF SPEECH, University of Illinois Press, 2008-2009
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 15 May 2008
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 89 (226,057)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Art, Artistic Freedom, Constitutional Law, Supreme Court, Freedom of Speech, Intellectual Property

15.

Model Human Reproductive Technologies and Surrogacy Act

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 72, No. 4, 1987, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-31
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Randall P. Bezanson and Sheldon F. Kurtz
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 83 (227,640)

Abstract:

Model Human Reproductive Technologies and Surrogacy Act, Model Act, reproductive procedures, surrogacy arrangements, intestate and testate succession, Law and Medicine, Ethics, Health Law, artificial insemination, in vitro fertilization

16.

Too Much Free Speech?

University of Illinois Press, October 2012 , U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-41
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2012
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 74 (246,239)

Abstract:

First Amendment, Freedom of Speech, Supreme Court, Constitutional Law

17.

Artifactual Speech

Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 3, May 2001
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Aug 2001
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 73 (261,420)

Abstract:

free speech, communication, free will, Boy Scouts of America v. Dale

18.

Commercial Expression and Business Regulation in the Shadow of Citizens United and Sorrell

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-38
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2012
Randall P. Bezanson, William O'Hare and Robert F. Miller
University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa Supreme Court and Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP
Downloads 61 (273,929)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law, Constitutional Law Judicial Review, Constitutional Law Rights and Liberties

19.

Model Conflicts of Interest in Medicine Act (MCIMA)

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-25
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Sep 2010
Randall P. Bezanson and Sheldon F. Kurtz
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 58 (296,970)

Abstract:

Health Law, Law and Medicine, Medicine, Conflicts of Interest in Medicine, Ethics, Torts, Legislation, Medical Ethics, Human Subject Research, Gifts by Pharmaceutical Companies, Continuing Medical Education

20.

Sullivan's Paradox: The Emergence of Judicial Standards of Journalism

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 73, p. 7, 1994
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 14 Dec 2010
Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism, University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Downloads 49 (301,906)
Citation 2

Abstract:

journalistic standards, actual malice, libel

The Government Speech Forum: Forbes and Finley and Government Speech Selection Judgments

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 5, 1998, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-17
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Mar 2010
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 43 (354,530)
Citation 3

Abstract:

government, speech, government speech, first amendment, censorship, freedom of speech, constitution, aesthetics

The Government Speech Forum: Forbes and Finley and Government Speech Selection Judgments

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 83, No. 5, 1998 [Publication date: May 1999]
Posted: 11 Aug 1999
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law

Abstract:

Model Health Information Disclosure Act (MHIDA)

The Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 25, No. 1, 1999, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-30
Posted: 03 Sep 2010
Randall P. Bezanson and Sheldon F. Kurtz
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 30 (405,369)

Abstract:

Model Health Information Disclosure Act, Health Law, doctor-patient relationship, Law and Medicine, Ethics, patient privacy, health information disclosure, confidentiality of health information

Model Health Information Disclosure Act (MHIDA)

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 25, No. 1, December 1999
Posted: 18 Dec 1999
Randall P. Bezanson and Sheldon F. Kurtz
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa College of Law

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Resolving Libel Cases Out of Court

Judicature, Vol. 71, p. 197, 1988
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2010
Roselle Wissler, Randall P. Bezanson, Gilbert Cranberg and John Soloski
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and University of Iowa - School of Journalism
Downloads 23 (408,527)

Abstract:

libel, alternative dispute resolution, litigation

24.

Why Current Libel Law Doesn't Work and What Judges Can Do About it

The Judges' Journal, Vol. 27, p. 29, 1988
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Dec 2010
Roselle Wissler, Randall P. Bezanson, Gilbert Cranberg and John Soloski
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and University of Iowa - School of Journalism
Downloads 20 (433,346)

Abstract:

Libel, litigation, alternative dispute resolution

25.

Model Act for Genetic Privacy and Control (MAGPAC) (2002)

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 1, 2002, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-19
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Sep 2010
Randall P. Bezanson and Sheldon F. Kurtz
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 20 (428,163)

Abstract:

Model Act for Genetic Privacy and Control, genetic material, Health Law, Ethics, Law and Medicine, storage of genetic information, genetic research, genetic technology, genetic discrimination, genetic information distribution, disclosure of genetic information

26.

Resolving Libel Cases Out of Court: How Attorneys View the Libel Dispute Resolution Program

Judicature, Vol. 75, p. 329, 1992
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2010
Roselle Wissler, Gilbert Cranberg, John Soloski and Randall P. Bezanson
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 10 (464,381)

Abstract:

libel, alternative dispute resolution, empirical research

27.

An Alternative Solution to the Problems of Libel Litigation

ENTERTAINMENT, PUBLISHING, AND THE ARTS HANDBOOK, John David Viera, Robert Thorne, eds., Clark Boardman Company, 1988
Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Roselle Wissler, Randall P. Bezanson, Gilbert Cranberg and John Soloski
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and University of Iowa - School of Journalism

Abstract:

libel, alternative dispute resolution, litigation

28.

Resolving Libel Disputes Out of Court: The Libel Dispute Resolution Program

REFORMING LIBEL LAW, John Soloski, Randall P. Bezanson, eds., Guilford Press, 1992
Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Roselle Wissler, Randall P. Bezanson, John Soloski and Gilbert Cranberg
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and University of Iowa - School of Journalism

Abstract:

libel, alternative dispute resolution, empirical research

29.

Alternative Strategies for Resolving Libel Claims Quickly

Communication Law, Vol. 5, p. 8, 1987
Posted: 20 Dec 2010
Roselle Wissler, Randall P. Bezanson, Gilbert Cranberg and John Soloski
Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and University of Iowa - School of Journalism

Abstract:

libel, alternative dispute resolution, litigation

30.

How Free Can Religion Be?

University of Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-00, University of Illinois Press, July 2006
Posted: 13 Jul 2006
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law

Abstract:

First Amendment, Religion, Constitutional Law, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court

31.

Ninety Years of the Iowa Law Review: The Personalities, Policies, and Events that Shaped a Tradition in Iowa Legal Education

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 101, 2005, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 32
Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Randall P. Bezanson and Willard Boyd
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa College of Law

Abstract:

legal education, law journals, Iowa, law review

32.

The Structural Attributes of Press Freedom: Private Ownership, Public Orientation, and Editorial Independence

JOURNALISM AND THE DEBATE OVER PRIVACY, 2003
Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law

Abstract:

Press freedom, freedom of speech, constitutional law, first amendment, privacy, intrusion, newsgathering

33.

Speaking Out of Thin Air: A Comment on Hurley V. Irish-American Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Group of Boston

Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 25, No. 1, March/April 2003
Posted: 05 May 2003
Randall P. Bezanson and Michele On-Ja Choe
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law

Abstract:

Freedom of Speech, republication, speech selection, communication theory

34.

Taking Stock: Journalism and the Publicly Traded Newspaper Company

TAKING STOCK: JOURNALISM AND THE PUBLICLY TRADED NEWSPAPER COMPANY, R. Bezanson, J. Soloski and C. Gilbert, Iowa State University Press, 2001
Posted: 02 Jul 2001
Randall P. Bezanson, John Soloski and Gilbert Cranberg
University of Iowa College of Law, University of Iowa - School of Journalism and Independent

Abstract:

newspapers, stock options, market specialization, institutional investors, stock analysts' influence, media organization, journalism

35.

The Developing Law of Editorial Judgment

Nebraska Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 4, 1999
Posted: 17 Apr 2001
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law

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36.

The Quality of First Amendment Speech

Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 2, Winter 1998
Posted: 05 Oct 1998
Randall P. Bezanson
University of Iowa College of Law

Abstract: