E. Gary Spitko

Santa Clara University - School of Law

Associate Dean for Research, Presidential Professor of Ethics and the Common Good and Professor of Law

500 El Camino Real

Santa Clara, CA 95053

United States

http://www.scu.edu/law/FacWebPage/Spitko/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Arbitration and the Batson Principle

38 Georgia Law Review 1145-1240 (2004)
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 26 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2015
Sarah Rudolph Cole and E. Gary Spitko
Moritz College of Law and Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Batson, arbitration, arbitrator, discrimination, state action

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From Queer to Paternity: How Primary Gay Fathers are Changing Fatherhood and Gay Identity

24 Saint Louis University Public Law Review 195-220 (2005)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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The Constitutional Function of Biological Paternity: Evidence of the Biological Mother's Consent to the Biological Father's Co-Parenting of Her Child

48 Arizona Law Review 97-147 (2006)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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parental rights, paternal rights, surrogacy, egg donor, sperm donor

4.

A Structural-Purposive Interpretation of 'Employment' in the Platform Economy

70 Florida Law Review 409-446 (2018), Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 6-17
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2018
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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platform economy, gig economy, sharing economy, Uber, worker classification, employer, employee, independent contractor, quality control standards, code of conduct

5.

An Empirical Assessment of the Potential for Will Substitutes to Improve State Intestacy Statutes

85 Indiana Law Journal 409-448 (2010)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2017
Santa Clara University - School of Law, University of Minnesota School of Law and RTI International
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intestacy, will substitutes, non-probate transfers, donative intent, advancements, de facto partners, factorial research design, escheat

6.

The Will as an Implied Unilateral Arbitration Contract

68 Florida Law Review 49-99 (2016), Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 6-15
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2016
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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arbitration, probate

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Navigating Dangerous Constitutional Straits: A Prolegomenon on the Federal Marriage Amendment and the Disenfranchisement of Sexual Minorities

76 University of Colorado Law Review 599-652 (2005)
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
Ronald J. Krotoszynski Jr. and E. Gary Spitko
University of Alabama - School of Law and Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Open Adoption, Inheritance, and the Uncleing Principle

48 Santa Clara Law Review 765-804 (2008)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Adoption, Intestacy, Inheritance

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Exempting High-Level Employees and Small Employers from Legislation Invalidating Predispute Employment Arbitration Agreements

43 UC Davis Law Review 591-653 (2009)
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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employment law, employment arbitration

10.

Intestate Inheritance Rights for Unmarried Committed Partners: Lessons for U.S. Law Reform from the Scottish Experience

103 Iowa Law Review 2175-2203 (2018)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Intestacy, Unmarried Cohabitants, Family Law (Scotland) 2006

11.

Federal Arbitration Act Preemption of State Public-Policy-Based Employment Arbitration Doctrine: An Autopsy and an Argument for Federal Agency Oversight

20 Harvard Negotiation Law Review 1-60 (2015)
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 07 May 2016
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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12.

A Reform Agenda Premised Upon the Reciprocal Relationship Between Anti-LGBT Bias in Role Model Occupations and the Bullying of LGBT Youth

48 Connecticut Law Review 71-117 (2015), Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 5-15
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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employment discrimination, LGBT rights

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Don't Ask, Don't Tell: Employment Discrimination as a Means for Social Cleansing

16 Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal 179-209 (2012)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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14.

'Undemocratic' Trusts and the Numerus Clausus Principle

43 ACTEC Law Journal 325 (2018), Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-5
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 18 May 2018
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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trusts, numerus clausus

15.

Reputation Systems Bias in the Platform Workplace

2019 BYU Law Review __ (Forthcoming 2019)
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Apr 2019
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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platform economy, gig economy, sharing economy, reputation systems, customer ratings, employment discrimination, customer discrimination

16.

Judge Not: In Defense of Minority-Culture Arbitration

77 Washington University Law Review 1065-1085 (1999)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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Reclaiming the 'Creatures of the State': Contracting for Child Custody Decisionmaking in the Best Interests of the Family

57 Washington and Lee Law Review 1139-1212 (2000)
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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An Accrual/Multi-Factor Approach to Intestate Inheritance Rights for Unmarried Committed Partners

81 Oregon Law Review 255-349 (2002)
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 22 Jul 2002 Last Revised: 11 May 2017
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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intestacy, de facto partners, cohabitants, reciprocity, reliance, donative intent, administrative convenience

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Gone But Not Conforming: Protecting the Abhorrent Testator from Majoritarian Cultural Norms Through Minority-Culture Arbitration

49 Case Western Reserve Law Review 275-314 (1999)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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A Biologic Argument for Gay Essentialism-Determinism: Implications for Equal Protection and Substantive Due Process

18 University of Hawai'i Law Review 571-622 (1996)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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21.

He Said, He Said: Same-Sex Sexual Harassment Under Title VII and the 'Reasonable Heterosexist' Standard

18 Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law 56-97 (1997)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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22.

The Expressive Function of Succession Law and the Merits of Non-Marital Inclusion

41 Arizona Law Review 1063-1107 (1999)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2015
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law
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A Critique of the American Arbitration Association's Efforts to Facilitate Arbitration of Internal Trust Disputes

Arbitration of Internal Trust Disputes: Issues in National and International Law (Oxford University Press 2016)
Posted: 13 Jul 2018
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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Arbitration, Wills, Trusts, American Arbitration Association Rules

24.

California Dreamin': The Rise of the Iskanian Exception and the Fall of the State Effective-Vindication Exception to Federal Arbitration Act Preemption of State Employment Arbitration Doctrine

Proceedings of the Sixty-Eighth Annual Meeting of the National Academy of Arbitrators (Bloomberg BNA 2016)
Posted: 12 Jul 2018
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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Federal Arbitration Act, Preemption, Concepcion, Italian Colors Restaurant, Effective Vindication Doctrine, Iskanian, PAGA, Berman Hearing, Gentry, Broughton-Cruz

25.

Antigay Bias in Role-Model Occupations

Antigay Bias in Role-Model Occupations, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper
Posted: 27 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2018
E. Gary Spitko
Santa Clara University - School of Law

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