Lea S. VanderVelde

University of Iowa - College of Law

Professor

Melrose and Byington

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States

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Wal-Mart as a Phenomenon in the Legal World: Matters of Scale, Scale Matters

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-36
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 429 (51,306)
Citation 1

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corporations, Walmart, rule-shifting cases, litigation, repeat player, torts, land use, employment and labor, trademark

Wal-Mart as a Phenomenon in the Legal World: Matters of Scale, Scale Matters

U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-08, Wal-Mart World: The World's Biggest Corporation in the Global Economy, September 5, 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Mar 2007
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 120 (186,565)
Citation 1

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corporations, Walmart, rule-shifting cases, litigation, repeat player, torts, land use, employment and labor, trademark

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The Labor Vision of the Thirteenth Amendment

University of Pennsylvannia Law Review, Vol. 138, No. 437, pp. 1989-1990, 2009, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-19
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 17 May 2009
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 142 (147,877)
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Thirteenth Amendment, Free Labor, Work, Labor, Constitution, Constitutional History, Reconstruction Amendments, Slavery, Abolition, Forced labor, Oppression, working conditions, Legal history, Constitutional theory, Servitude, Property

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The Legal Ways of Seduction

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 48, p. 817, 1995-1996, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 29 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2009
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 139 (154,612)
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women, sex, sexual harrasment, autonomy, rape, tort, working women, 19th Century, Legal History

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The Thirteenth Amendment of Our Aspirations

University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 3, 2007, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2009
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 123 (171,549)
Citation 1

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Thirteenth Amendment, Free Labor, Liberty, Work, Labor, Constitution, Constitutional history, Reconstruction Amendments, Slavery, Abolition, Forced Labor, Opression, working conditions, Legal history, Servitude, Property, Constitutional theory

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Working Group on Chapter 2 of the Proposed Restatement of Employment Law: Employment Contracts: Termination

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Apr 2009
University of Illinois College of Law, University of Iowa - College of Law, Louisiana State University Law Center and University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 105 (187,023)

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ALI, Restatement of Employment Law, employment at will, common law, contracts

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Social Inclusion as a Substitute for Equal Treatment as the means for Just Outcomes in Anti-discrimination efforts: A Response to Hugh Collins

University of Iowa College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Apr 2005
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 103 (191,893)

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society, race, equality, inclusion, social exclusion, discrimination

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The Role of Captives in the Rule of Capture

Environmental Law, Vol. 35, 2005, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05-23
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 89 (221,015)

Abstract:

Commons, slavery, Locke, Indians, Native Americans, capture, legal history

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A Singular Conscience: In Re Summers

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 14, pp. 153-206, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-27
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 60 (206,354)

Abstract:

Constitutional Law Free Exercise of Religion, Conscientious Objector, Privileges & Immunities, Legal History, Access to Employment, Law & Humanities, Role of Lawyers, Bradwell v. Illinois, Ethical Issues, Rights & Liberties, Pacifism, Labor & Law Employment, Legal Ethics, Professional Responsibility

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The Proposed Restatement of Employment Law at Midpoint

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 16, pp. 359-393, 2012, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-21
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 May 2013
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 44 (309,785)

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restatement of employment law, common law, employment termination, employee privacy, duty of loyalty, at-will, covenants not to compete, theories of employment protection, methodologies to assess multiple states’ common law, wrongful discharge, master-servant

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Introduction to the American Tradition of Free Labor

Rothstein, Craver, Schoben, Schroeder, VanderVelde, EMPLOYMENT LAW, West, 1994, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-33
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2016
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 42 (210,574)

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free labor, Right to Quit, Employment at will, Legal History, working conditions, work labor, labor contracts

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A Fair Process Model for the Union's Fair Representation Duty

67 Minn. L.Rev. 1079 (1982), U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 08 Nov 2012
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 28 (356,095)
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due process, fair representation, unions, merit based decisions, fair process, grievance, arbitration, fair procedure, balancing conflicting employee interests

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Mrs. Dred Scott

106 Yale L.J. 1033 (1997)
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 23 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2015
Lea S. VanderVelde and Sandhya Subramanian
University of Iowa - College of Law and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
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feminist history, constitutional history, intersection of race and gender, husband and wife, master and slave, coverture, legal history, constitutional law, leading constitutional cases, subordination principles

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Coercion in At-Will Termination of Employment and Sexual Harassment

Directions in Sexual Harrassment Law, Edited by Catharine A. MacKinnon & Reva B. Siegal, Yale University Press, pp. 496-515, 2003, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2013
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
Downloads 25 (349,104)

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Abuse of Power, At-Will, Employee Autonomy, Workplace Bullying, Coercion, Grievance, Harassment, Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress, Mobbing, Prerogative Contract, Privacy, Sexual Harassment, Title VII, Unwelcomeness, Wrongful Discharge, Patterns of Legal Change, Progressive Legal Reform

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The Gendered Origins of the Lumley Doctrine: Binding Men's Consciences and Women's Fidelity

101 Yale L. J. 775, (1992)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 23 Feb 2015
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
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contracts, contract remedies, injunction, women's history, subordination principles, negative specific performance, actresses and performers, legal change, women's status,19th century morals, women as workers,theaters,theater history,exclusivity clauses,covenants not to compete,restrictive covenants

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The Last Legally Beaten Servant in America: From Compulsion to Coercion in the American Workplace

39 Seattle U L Rev. 727, 2016, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-02
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
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History of Thought, History of Civilization, Legal History, Labor Management Relations, Employees Labor, and the Workplace, 13th Amendment, Constitutional Law, Law and Society Labor and Employment Law, History of Violence, Corporal Punishment

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The Dred Scott Case in Context

Journal of Supreme Court History, Vol. 40, No. 3, pp. 263-81, 2015 , U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-03
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2016
Lea S. VanderVelde
University of Iowa - College of Law
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Dred Scott, Slavery, Constitutional Law, Constitutional Theory, legal history, Supreme Court, Coveture, Constitutional History, leading constitutional cases, westward expansion, migration, St. Louis