James Toomey

University of Iowa - College of Law

Melrose and Byington

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Property's Boundaries

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 109, 2023
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2023
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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property, bioethics, property theory, private law theory, law and technology, jurisprudence, adjudication, intellectual property

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Narrative Capacity

100 N.C. L. Rev. 1073 (2022)
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 07 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2022
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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private law, capacity, contracts, property, bioethics, law and dementia, elder law, guardianship reform

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The Age of Fraud

Harvard Journal on Legislation, Vol. 60, 2023
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 19 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2023
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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elder law, senior financial abuse, frauds and scams, empirical legal studies

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'As Long As I’m Me': From Personhood to Personal Identity in Dementia and Decision-making

Toomey, J. (2021). "As Long As I'm Me": From Personhood to Personal Identity in Dementia and Decision-making. Canadian Journal of Bioethics/Revue canadienne de bioethique, 4(1), 57-69.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2021
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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dementia, decisionmaking, personhood, personal identity, bioethics, philosophy, property

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Love, Liberalism, Substituted Judgment Love, Liberalism, Substituted Judgment

99 Ind. L. J. 1289 (2024)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2024
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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substituted judgment, health law, elder law, law and philosophy, decisionmaking, fiduciary law, agency law, private law theory, property, contracts, law and dementia, law and mental illness

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'Religion,' Before Darwin

101 Wash. U. L. Rev. 661 (2024)
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Mar 2023 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2024
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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First Amendment, Law and Religion, Religion Clauses, Constitutional Law, Law and Linguistics, Law and Philosophy, Legal Theory, Legal Interpretation

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How to End Our Stories: A Study of The Perspectives of Seniors on Dementia and Decisionmaking

29 Elder L. J. 1 (2021)
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 19 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2021
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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elder law, dementia, decision-making, capacity, decision-making capacity, private law, experimental philosophy, empirical legal studies

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Darwin's Reinach

Forthcoming in Reinach and the Foundations of Private Law (Cambridge University Press, Marietta Auer, Paul B. Miller, Henry E. Smith & James Toomey, eds.)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Jul 2023 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2024
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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Reinach, Jurisprudence, Law and Philosophy, Phenomenology, Evolutionary Psychology, Law and Evolutionary Psychology, Legal Theory

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Executor Discretion

110 Iowa Law Review (forthcoming 2025)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Apr 2024
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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trusts and estates, probate, executor, intent, fiduciary law, agency law, family law

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Evolutionary Anamnesis

Biology & Philosophy, vol. 37, 2022
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2022
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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philosophy of science, philosophy of biology, evolution, natural selection, metaphysics, epistemology, Plato, evolutionary epistemology

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Understanding the Perspectives of Seniors on Dementia and Decision-Making

AJOB Empirical Bioethics, Vol. 12(2): 101-112 (2020)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Mar 2022
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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dementia, decision making, ethics, legislation and jurisprudence, mental capacity

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Conceptual Private Law Theory in Healthcare Finance

Forthcoming in Health Law as Private Law (Cambridge University Press, I. Glenn Cohen, Wendy Netter Epstein, Christopher Robertson & Carmel Shachar, eds., 2024)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 10 Jul 2023
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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health law, healthcare finance, health insurance, tort, contract, private law, private law theory, legal concepts, conceptual reasoning, systematicity, separation of powers

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Too Important for the Bureaucrats: Rethinking Risk and Regulatory Presumptions in Times of Crisis

47 Am. J. L. & Med. 249 (2021)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Mar 2022
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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health law, bioethics, food and drug law, COVID-19 pandemic, emergency decision-making

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Constitutionalizing Nature's Law: Dignity and the Regulation of Biotechnology in Switzerland

James Toomey, Constitutionalizing nature’s law: dignity and the regulation of biotechnology in Switzerland, Journal of Law and the Biosciences, 2020;, lsaa072, https://doi.org/10.1093/jlb/lsaa072
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Feb 2021
James Toomey
University of Iowa - College of Law
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bioethics, biotechnology, Switzerland, constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, dignity, human enhancement, environmental law

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Advance Medical Decision-Making Differs Across First- and Third-Person Perspectives

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Mar 2024
University of Iowa - College of Law, University of Manchester, Department of Philosophy I, University of Granada and University of Oxford
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advance decision-making, advance directives, bioethics, dementia and decision-making, empirical bioethics, experimental bioethics, experimental philosophy, first-/third-person perspectives, medical decision-making, moral psychology, self/other, true self