Laura T. Kessler

University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law

383 S. University Street

Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

The Attachment Gap: Employment Discrimination Law, Women's Cultural Caregiving, and the Limits of Economic and Liberal Legal Theory

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 34, Iss. 3, Spring 2001
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 01 Oct 2001
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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employment discrimination, Title VII, sex discrimination

2.

Keeping Discrimination Theory Front and Center in the Discourse Over Work and Family Conflict

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 313, 2007, U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 06-06
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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employment discrimination, sex discrimination, gender bias, Title VII, feminist theory, feminist legal theory, work/family conflict, structural discrimination, unconscious discrimination, discrimination, new institutionalism, cognitive bias, family leave, human capital theory

3.

Paid Family Leave in American Law Schools: Findings and Open Questions

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 83, p. 661, 2006, U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 05-37
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Apr 2006
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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FMLA, Family and Medical Leave Act, employment discrimination, legal education, family leave, pregnancy leave, pregnancy discrimination, PDA, Pregnancy Discrimination Act, Title VII, parental leave, law schools, women, work, benefits, law and society, new institutionalism, neoinstitutionalism

4.

Transgressive Caregiving

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2005, U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 05-07
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 27 May 2005
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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Family law, discrimination law, feminist legal theory, queer theory, critical race theory, same-sex marriage, welfare, child custody, adoption, intimacy, sexuality, critical legal studies, civil rights, domestic relations, same sex marriage, welfare, sex discrimination, women's rights,

5.

Getting Class

U of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 08-24
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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economics, inequality, class, gender, race, queer theory, structuralism, discrimination, sexual harassment, family law, equality

6.

Feminism for Everyone

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 679, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2013
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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Gender, Economic Inequality, Discrimination, Family, Employment, Class, Work-Family Conflict

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'A Sordid Case': Stump v. Sparkman, Judicial Immunity, and the Other Side of Reproductive Rights

Maryland Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2015
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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reproductive rights, civil rights, constitutional law, feminist jurisprudence, legal feminism, legal history, health law, remedies, legal ethics, sterilization, judicial immunity, judges, federal courts, gender, race, discrimination, sex, family law, economic inequality, socioeconomic inequality

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Is there Agency in Dependency? Expanding the Feminist Justifications for Restructuring Wage Work

FEMINISM CONFRONTS HOMO ECONOMICUS: GENDER, LAW, AND SOCIETY 467, Martha Fineman, Terrance Dougherty, eds., Cornell University Press, 2005 , University of Utah Legal Studies Paper No. 05-20
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Nov 2005
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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Abstract:

employment discrimination, feminist legal theory, law and economics, rational choice theory, sex discrimination, Title VII, Pregnancy Discrimination Act, Family and Medical Leave Act

9.

Community Parenting

Journal of Law & Policy, Vol. 24, p. 47, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2009
Laura T. Kessler
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

family, custody, feminism, feminist legal theory, de facto parents, race, welfare, queer theory, grandparents, sexuality