Adam Steinman

University of Alabama - School of Law

University Research Professor of Law

P.O. Box 870382

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Pleading Problem

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 5, p. 1293, May 2010
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 1,455 (7,244)
Citation 7

Abstract:

12(b)(6), Rule 8, Twombly, Bell Atlantic, Iqbal, Ashcroft, motion to dismiss, pleading, notice, conclusory, plausible, plausibility

2.

What is the Erie Doctrine? (And What Does It Mean for the Contemporary Politics of Judicial Federalism?)

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 245, 2008
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 03 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 663 (21,067)

Abstract:

Erie, CAFA, Class Action Fairness Act, Federalism, Federal Common Law, Judges, Jurisdiction, Civil Procedure, Choice of Law, Article III, Brandeis

3.

The Irrepressible Myth of Celotex: Reconsidering Summary Judgment Burdens Twenty Years after the Trilogy

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 63, 2006
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 18 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 602 (27,271)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Summary Judgment, Celotex, Catrett, Supreme Court, Citation Count, Rehnquist, Civil Procedure, Rule 56, Federal Court, Trilogy

4.

The Lay of the Land: Examining the Three Opinions in J. Mcintyre Machinery, Ltd. v. Nicastro

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 May 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 436 (30,176)

Abstract:

personal jurisdiction, jurisdiction, McIntyre, Nicastro, J. McIntyre, Kennedy, Ginsburg, Breyer, Alito, stream of commerce, due process, 14th amendment

5.

Reinventing Appellate Jurisdiction

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 48, p.1237, 2007
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 09 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 378 (41,239)
Citation 1

Abstract:

appeal, appeals, appellate jurisdiction, courts, mandamus, collateral order doctrine, all writs act, procedure, civil procedure, appellate procedure, 1291, 1651

6.

Sausage-Making, Pigs' Ears, and Congressional Expansions of Federal Jurisdiction: Exxon Mobil v. Allapattah and Its Lessons for the Class Action Fairness Act

Washington Law Review, Vol. 81, p, 279, 2006
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 357 (48,101)

Abstract:

Exxon, Exxon Mobil, Allapattah, Supplemental Jurisdiction. Class Action Fairness Act, 1367, CAFA, Removal, Federal Court, Federal Jurisdiction, Class Action, 1453, Jurisdiction, Statutory Interpretation, Legislative History

7.

Our Class Action Federalism: Erie and the Rules Enabling Act after Shady Grove

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 86, p.1131, 2011
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 334 (45,938)

Abstract:

Shady Grove, Erie, Rules Enabling Act, REA, Class Action, Class Certification, Rule 23, FRCP 23, Scalia, Stevens, Ginsburg

8.

'Less' is 'More'? Textualism, Intentionalism, and a Better Solution to the Class Action Fairness Act's Appellate Deadline Riddle

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 1183, 2007
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 310 (56,864)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act, CAFA, 1453, Removal, Appeals, Appellate, Deadline, 7 Days, Seven Days, Textualism, Intentionalism, Purposivism, Statutory Interpretation, Statutory Construction, Amalgamated, Deadline, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure

9.

An Ounce of Prevention: Solving Some Unforeseen Problems with the Proposed Amendments to Rule 56 and the Federal Summary Judgment Process

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, Vol. 103, p. 230, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 294 (61,924)

Abstract:

Summary Judgment, Rule 56, FRCP, Federal Rules, Civil Procedure, Advisory Committee, Proposed Amendment, Fed. R. Civ. P, Fed. R. Civ. P. 56

10.

A Constitution for Judicial Lawmaking

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 65, p.545, 2004
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 291 (73,274)

Abstract:

Stare Decisis, Judicial Lawmaking

11.

To Say What the Law Is: Rules, Results, and the Dangers of Inferential Stare Decisis

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 99, p. 1737, 2013
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 24 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 257 (56,202)

Abstract:

stare decisis, precedent, Wal-Mart, Iqbal, class actions, pleading, judicial lawmaking

12.

Reconceptualizing Federal Habeas Corpus for State Prisoners: How Should AEDPA's Standard of Review Operate after Williams v. Taylor?

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 2001, p. 1493, 2001
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 May 2005 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 205 (94,022)

Abstract:

AEDPA, 2254(d)(1), Habeas Corpus, Habeas, Standard of Review, Deference, Deferential, Federalism

13.

The Meaning of McIntyre

Southwestern Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, p. 417
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 180 (77,398)

Abstract:

personal jurisdiction, jurisdiction, McIntyre, Nicastro, J. McIntyre, Kennedy, Ginsburg, Breyer, stream of commerce, due process, 14th amendment, Marks, Asahi

14.

U.S. Supreme Court Amicus Brief of Civil Procedure Professors in Support of Respondents, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes, No. 10-277

NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-44
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2011
University of Colorado Law School, University of Connecticut - School of Law, New York University School of Law, Marquette University - Law School and University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 140 (142,856)

Abstract:

Class Action, Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, Certification Motion, Rule 23(a), Rule 23(b)(2), Employment Discrimination, Gender Discrimination

15.

U.S. Supreme Court Amicus Brief of Law Professors in Support of Respondents, J. McIntyre Machinery Ltd. v. Nicastro, No. 09-1343

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2011
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 131 (124,522)

Abstract:

Personal Jurisdiction, Due Process, Minimum Contacts, Stream of Commerce, Fourteenth Amendment, Asahi, O'Connor, Brennan

16.

Atlantic Marine Through the Lens of Erie

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 66, No. 3, 2015, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2585120
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Mar 2015
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 117 (146,616)

Abstract:

Erie, Atlantic Marine, 1404, forum non conveniens, 28 U.S.C. 1404, venue, transfer, forum selection, motion to transfer

17.

Kryptonite for CAFA?

Review of Litigation, Vol. 32, No. 649, 2013
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 97 (144,290)

Abstract:

Class Action Fairness Act, CAFA, Erie, Rules Enabling Act, REA, Shady Grove, Standard Fire, Knowles, Class Actions, Rule 23

18.

The End of an Era? Federal Civil Procedure After the 2015 Amendments

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 66, No. 1, 2016, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2845973
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 08 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 0 (108,335)

Abstract:

Civil Procedure, 2015 amendments, Discovery, Pleading, Forms, Proportionality, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Chief Justice Roberts, Rule 26, Rule 84

19.

The Rise and Fall of Plausibility Pleading?

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 69, No. 333, 2016, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper, No. 2753142
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 27 Mar 2016
Adam Steinman
University of Alabama - School of Law
Downloads 0 (46,659)

Abstract:

Pleading, Twombly, Iqbal, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Plausibility, Rule 8, Rule 12(b)(6), Supreme Court