Michael Lewyn

Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Associate Professor

225 Eastview Drive

Central Islip, NY 11722

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (42)

1.

How Overregulation Creates Sprawl (Even in a City without Zoning)

Wayne Law Review, Vol. 50, p. 1171, 2005, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 170
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Oct 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 1,546 (7,155)

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2.

How City Hall Causes Sprawl: A Case Study

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 30, p. 189, 2003, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 165, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 165
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 537 (36,341)

Abstract:

K11, K32, R11, R14, R23, R40, R52, R58

3.

Teaching Law Students about Sprawl

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 182
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Jan 2006
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 530 (38,803)

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4.

Sprawl, Growth Boundaries and the Rehnquist Court

Utah Law Review, Vol. 1, 2002, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 166, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 166
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 466 (44,047)

Abstract:

K11, K32, R11, R14, R23, R40, R52, R58

5.

New Urbanist Zoning for Dummies

GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 183
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Jan 2006
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 384 (54,284)
Citation 1

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6.

Suburban Sprawl, Jewish Law, and Jewish Values

Southeastern Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2004, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 164, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 164
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 348 (64,863)

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7.

Sprawl in Europe and America

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Aug 2008
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 242 (86,807)

Abstract:

sprawl, europe, transit, cities

8.

Why Pedestrian-Friendly Street Design is Not Negligent

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 168 (134,370)

Abstract:

pedestrian, street, immunity, aashto, green book, sprawl

9.

Sprawl in Canada and the United States

Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 14-6
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 161 (144,637)

Abstract:

Sprawl, Zoning, Density, Parking

10.

Campaign of Sabotage: Big Government's War Against Public Transportation

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 26, p. 259, 2001, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 167, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 167
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Oct 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 154 (146,194)

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11.

Suburban Sprawl: Not Just an Environmental Issue

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 301, 2000, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 175
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 18 Nov 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 141 (151,925)

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12.

What Would Coase Do? (About Parking Regulation)

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jun 2010
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 122 (166,656)

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13.

A You Can Have It All: Less Sprawl and Property Rights Too

Temple Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2013
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 120 (179,162)

Abstract:

sprawl, libertarians, property rights, smart growth

14.

Five Myths About Sprawl

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 109 (183,720)

Abstract:

sprawl, bruegmann

15.

Twenty-First Century Planning and the Constitution

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 74, p. 651, Spring 2003, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 168, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 168
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Oct 2005
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 101 (204,000)
Citation 1

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16.

Thou Shalt not put a Stumbling Block before the Blind: The Americans with Disabilities Act and Public Transit for the Disabled

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 52, p. 1037, July 2001, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 184
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 12 Jan 2006
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 77 (232,981)

Abstract:

disabilities law, transportation

17.

How Government Regulation Forces Americans into Their Cars: A Case Study

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 62 (267,688)

Abstract:

jacksonville, florida, sprawl, zoning, street design, transit

18.

Land Use Regulation: It Just Gets Worse

2 U. Balt. J. Land & Dev. 1 (2012), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 31 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 61 (272,106)

Abstract:

zoning, land use, planning, street, urbanism

19.

Zoning and Land Use Planning: Plans are Not Enough

42 Real Estate L.J. 240 (2013), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 14-37
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 57 (255,263)

Abstract:

sprawl, comprehensive, planning

20.

How Often Do Cities Mandate Smart Growth or Green Building?

43 Real Est. L.J. 211 (Fall 2014), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-24
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 48 (288,373)

Abstract:

land use, zoning, gentrification, smart growth, green building, urban planning, walkability, sprawl, parking, density, cities

21.

How Suburbia Happened in Toronto

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 Apr 2010
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 48 (293,371)

Abstract:

sprawl, sewell, Toronto, highway

22.

How Real Is Gentrification?

43 Real Est. L.J. 344 (Winter 2014), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-35
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 42 (197,238)

Abstract:

land use, gentrification, housing, cities, urban planning

23.

How to Make America Walkable

42 Real Est. L.J. 512 (Spring 2014), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-17
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 35 (298,435)

Abstract:

land use, urban planning. walkable, walkability, sprawl, Jeff Speck, parking

24.

The (Somewhat) False Hope of Comprehensive Planning

37 U. Haw. L. Rev. 39 (2015), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-40
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 23 (335,585)

Abstract:

comprehensive, planning, smart growth, sprawl

25.

Two Cheers for Instant Runoff Voting

6 Phoenix L. Rev. 117 (2012), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 14-16
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 22 (278,869)

Abstract:

instant runoff voting, elections

26.

How Environmental Review Can Generate Car-Induced Pollution: A Case Study

14 Sustainable Dev. L. & Pol'y 16 (Winter 2014), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-08
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 21 (382,499)

Abstract:

SEQRA, development, pollution, environmental impact statement, environmental review, NEPA

27.

SEQRA and Infill

27 Mun. Law. 16 (2013), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 14-27
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 18 (415,810)

Abstract:

SEQRA, infill, environmental, impact statement, review

28.

Learning from Detroit

28 Mun. Law. 29 (Spring 2014), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Nov 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 15 (400,994)

Abstract:

Detroit, agriculture, education, revitalization, zoning, urban reform

29.

Planners Gone Wild: The Overregulation of Parking

33 William Mitchell L. Rev. 613 (2007), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Michael Lewyn and Shane Cralle
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center and George Washington University - Law School
Downloads 13 (425,845)

Abstract:

parking, sprawl, overregulation, regulation, land use

30.

Why (and How) Conservatives Should Support Smart Growth

42 Real Est. L.J. 388 (Winter 2013), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 14-46
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 06 May 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 13 (425,845)

Abstract:

sprawl, smart growth, conservatives

31.

Suburban Sprawl: Weaker But Still Alive

43 Real Est. L.J. 64 (2014), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Nov 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 12 (425,845)

Abstract:

suburbia, zoning, suburban sprawl, automobile dependence, cities

32.

The Law of Sprawl: A Road Map

25 Quinnipiac L. Rev. 147 (2006), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 8 (446,046)

Abstract:

sprawl, teaching, legal education, law school curriculum, land use

33.

Character Counts: The 'Character of the Government Action' in Regulatory Takings Actions

40 Seton Hall L. Rev. 597 (2010), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Oct 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 8 (451,129)

Abstract:

Lingle, takings, land use, government action

34.

Alternative Learning Formats in a Land Use Seminar

2 Pace Envtl. L. Rev. On-Line Companion 129 (2011), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 2 (503,967)

Abstract:

teaching, land use, law school, sprawl

35.

When Scalia Wasn't Such an Originalist

32 Touro L. Rev. 747 (2016), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 30 Sep 2016
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 0 (362,784)

Abstract:

Originalism, Scalia, Constitution, Supreme Court, Takings Clause, Fifth Amendment

36.

How to Make Suburbia Less Sprawling

45 Real Est. L.J. 558 115 (Summer 2016) , Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Sep 2016
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 0 (435,977)

Abstract:

Land Use Law, Place and Environment, Urban Studies, Planning, Suburban Sprawl, Smart Growth, Walkability

37.

Deny, Deny, Deny

44 Real Est. L.J. 558 (Spring 2016), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-28
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2016
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
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Abstract:

housing, cities, prices, supply, demand

38.

Is an Apartment a Nuisance?

43 Real Est. L.J. 509 (2015), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-19, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-02
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2016
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
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Abstract:

nuisance, multifamily, nimby, apartment, zoning, land use

39.

American Dreams, American Realities

44 Real Est. L.J. 292 (2015), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-03
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2016
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
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Abstract:

housing, American dream, zoning, sprawl, single use, land use

40.

Yes to Infill, No to Nuisance

42 Fordham Urb. L.J. 841 (2015), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-04, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-42
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2016
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 0 (391,536)

Abstract:

nuisance, housing, infill, sprawl, development, urban planning, land use

41.

No Parking Anytime: The Legality and Wisdom of Maximum Parking and Minimum Density Requirements

54 Washburn L.J. 285 (2015), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-07, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-04
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Michael Lewyn and Judd Schechtman Rosenman
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering
Downloads 0 (355,542)

Abstract:

density, parking, sprawl, smart growth, zoning, land use, urban planning

42.

Against the Neighborhood Veto

44 Real Est. L.J. 82 (2015), Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-43
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Oct 2015
Michael Lewyn
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Downloads 0 (332,485)

Abstract:

nimby, zoning, neighborhood, rezoning, development, land use