Mae Kuykendall

Michigan State University College of Law

318 Law College Building

East Lansing, MI 48824-1300

United States

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Scholarly Papers (24)

1.

Modernizing Marriage

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 44, No. 4, 2011, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-25
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2011
Adam Candeub and Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law and Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 522 (39,782)

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E-marriage, same sex marriage, covenant marriage, choice of law, immigration, internet, status good, federalism

2.

The President, Gay Marriage, and the Constitution: A Tangled Web

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 02-06
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 2004
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 246 (101,119)

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3.

No Imagination: The Marginal Role of Narrative in Corporate Law

Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 2, p. 537, 2007, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-06
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2010
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 221 (106,877)
Citation 3

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adolph berle, narrative, heroes, literature, discourse, reading, imagination, disclosure, Enron, business, shredding, morality, text, language, normative, Barbarians at the Gate, readership, judicial opinions, tales, stories, finance, money, takeovers, imagination, fiction, nonfiction, narrator

4.

Reflections on a Corporate Law Draftsman: Ernest L. Folk's Lessons for Writing and Judging Corporate Law

MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 02-02
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 26 Aug 2004
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 179 (134,379)

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5.

Resistance to Same-Sex Marriage as a Story About Language: Linguistic Failure and the Priority of a Living Language

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 34, No. 2, 1999
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Sep 2009
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 125 (159,597)
Citation 1

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marriage, gay, same sex, linguistic, DOMA, gender, speech, discourse, narrative, performative

6.

Emerson Family Values: Claims to Duration and Renewal in American Narratives of Divorce, Love and Marriage

Hastings Women's Law Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1, p. 69, Winter 2007, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 04-12
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 124 (181,176)

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marriage, Emerson, "Ralph Waldo Emerson", narrative, remarriage comedies, duration, renewal, gay, same-sex marriage, "Stanley Cavell", self, individualism, freedom, gender, Puritan, moral, political consent, test, reading, divinity, duty, love, friendship, divorce, conformity, moral, perfectionism

7.

Liberty in a Divided and Experimental Culture: Respecting Choice and Enforcing Connection in the American Family

UCLA Women's Law Journal, Vol. 12, pp. 251-89
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 Jan 2004
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
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8.

A Neglected Policy Option: Indemnification of Directors for Amounts Paid to Settle Derivative Suits - Looking Past 'Circularity' to Context and Reform

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 4, 1995
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 10 Mar 2009
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 66 (271,135)

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indemnification, derivative, circularity, strike suit, special litigation committee, accountability, director, dismissal, liability, exculpation

9.

Assessment and Evaluation: Retheorizing the Evolving Rules of Director Liability

Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1999
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Jul 2000
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
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10.

Producing Corporate Text: Courtrooms, Conference Rooms, and Classrooms

New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 55, p. 593, 2011, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-23
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Dec 2010
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 51 (308,688)

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Delaware Corporate Law, Caremark, Disney, Maldonado, Zapata, Text, Reader, Liability, Narrative, Allen, Good Faith, 102 (B) (7), Business Judgment Rule, Exculpation, Van Gorkom, Berle, Strine, Efficiency, Veasey, Mortgage Bubble, Financial Crisis, Legitimacy, Dodge v. Ford Motor Co., Discourse, Corp

11.

Creditable Marriage Goals and Government Interests: A Systems Approach for Handling Complexity, Apportioning Expertise, and Using Federalism (Anticipating Obergefell)

Journal of Research in Gender Studies, Vol. 5, Iss. 2 (2015)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 May 2015 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2016
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 49 (289,028)

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Obergefell v. Hodges, tiers of review, marriage, comity, federalism, state interest, rational basis, dignity, Section 5, enforcement

12.

Johnny Mack Brown: Creative Writings

Texas Journal of Women and the Law, Vol. 7, No. 123, 1997
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 48 (316,874)

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gender, associate, leveraged buy out, triangular merger, Christmas, electric train, law firm, New York, identity, New York law firm, honor, South Texas, football, hero, Harvard Law School, partnership, power, sexual dance, conference room, human capital, Anita Hill, Rhodes scholar, sports, women

13.

Introduction: Unsettling Questions, Disquieting Stories

Michigan State Law Review, Forthcoming, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2011
Mae Kuykendall and David A. Westbrook
Michigan State University College of Law and SUNY Buffalo Law School
Downloads 45 (331,338)

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Narrative, Business Law, Corporation, Discourse, Corporate Law, Legal Education, Stories, Capitalism, Madoff, Sexual Harassment, Shareholder Supremacy, Financial Crisis, Movies, Law Professors

14.

Symposium Overview: Perspectives on Innovative Marriage Procedure

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2011, p. 1, 2011, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-02
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2012
Mae Kuykendall and Adam Candeub
Michigan State University College of Law and Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 39 (340,239)

Abstract:

E-marriage, same sex marriage, covenant marriage, choice of law, immigration, internet, status good, federalism

15.

The Ship of State and the Abandoned Yacht

Penn State International Law Review, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2008, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 38 (356,253)

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Stories, corporate law, Maxwell, narrative, finance, capitalism, words, discourse, reified, moral, merger, readability, indeterminate, transaction, Hollinger, Strine

16.

Unmuting the Volume: Fisher, Affirmative Action Jurisprudence, and the Legacy of Racial Silence

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 22, 2014, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-11
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 19 May 2014 Last Revised: 19 May 2015
Mae Kuykendall and Charles Adside
Michigan State University College of Law and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Political Science
Downloads 30 (308,688)

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Race, diversity, affirmative action, silence, Fisher v. University of Texas, color blind, Grutter, community, Bakke, Plessy v. Ferguson, agency

17.

Evaluating the Sociology of First Amendment Silence

Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2015
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 May 2015
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 28 (366,547)

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silence, First Amendment, Boy Scouts of America v. Dale, Holmes, nondiscrimination, Goffman, West Virginia, W. Va. State Bd. of Educ. v. Barnette, compelled speech, sociology, Citizens United

18.

Restatement of Place

Brooklyn Law Review, Vol. 79, 2014, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-09
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 04 May 2014 Last Revised: 05 May 2014
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
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19.

Equality Federalism: A Solution to the Marriage Wars

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 15, 2012, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 12 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2013
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 22 (393,047)

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equal protection clause, equality, same-sex marriage, federalism, public policy, DOMA, state court judges, gender, change, evasive marriage, migratory marriage, void marriage, state interest, extra-territorial, Full Faith and Credit, levels of scrutiny, Perry v. Brown, Loving v. Vir

20.

Book Review: Randall Kennedy, 'For Discrimination: Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law', New York: Random House, 2013, Pp. 304, $25.95.

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 64, No. 3 (2015)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 20 May 2015
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 18 (349,777)

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Color-blind, Randall Kennedy, For Discrimination, affirmative action, slavery, diversity, silence, talented tenth, Negrophobia, immediatists, Bakke, Parents Involved

21.

Trial by YouTube

Brain-Mind Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 2, Summer 2013
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Jan 2014
Mae Kuykendall and Debra Nails
Michigan State University College of Law and Michigan State University - Department of Philosophy
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academic freedom, social media, due process

22.

The Converging Logic of Federalism and Equality in Same-Sex Marriage Recognition

American Constitution Society for Law and Policy Issue Brief, September 2012, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-24
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Sep 2012
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 15 (420,178)

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Equal Protection Clause, equality, same-sex marriage, federalism, public policy, DOMA, state court judges, gender, change, evasive marriage, migratory marriage, void marriage, state interest, extra-territorial, Full Faith and Credit, levels of scrutiny

23.

Michigan State Law Review Tribute to Professor Larry Ribstein

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2011, 2011, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-19
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Jul 2012
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
Downloads 15 (445,792)

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Ribstein, narrative, film, business film, blogger, capitalism, legal education, artist

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Sandra Seaton's 'A Bed Made in Heaven'; Family, Race, and Law in Nineteenth-Century America

Midwestern Miscellany, Vol. XLI, 2014, MSU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Jun 2014
Mae Kuykendall
Michigan State University College of Law
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