Joshua Fairfield

Washington and Lee University - School of Law

Professor of Law

Lexington, VA 24450

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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15

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Virtual Property

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 85, page 1047, 2005, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 35
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 4,305 (1,226)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Virtual, property, digital, internet, cyberlaw, intellectual, anticommons, cybertrespass, video game, world of warcraft, world

2.

Dragon Kill Points: A Summary Whitepaper

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Jan 2007
Edward Castronova and Joshua Fairfield
Indiana University and Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 2,088 (4,959)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Dragon Kill Points, Rational Models Seminar, Virtual World, World of Warcraft, Law and Economics, Edward Castronova, Online community

3.

Anti-Social Contracts: The Contractual Governance of Virtual Worlds

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 53, 2008, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2007-20
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Jul 2007
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 1,365 (9,876)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Contracts, Law, EULA, World of Warcraft, Virtual Worlds, Online Communities, Facebook, YouTube, Law and Economics

4.

Cracks in the Foundation: The New Internet Legislation's Hidden Threat to Privacy and Commerce

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 36, p. 1193, 2006, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 62
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 563 (36,155)

Abstract:

internet, regulation, legislation, collective action, encryption, hack, spam, email, hash, CAN-SPAM Act, cyberlaw, privacy, e-mail

5.

The Magic Circle

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, 2009, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2008-45
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2009
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 473 (38,095)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Technology Law, External Law

6.

Avatar Experimentation: Human Subjects Research in Virtual Worlds

UC Irvine Law Review Vol. 2:695 , Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-26
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 365 (67,514)

Abstract:

Virtual Worlds, Human Subjects Research

7.

BitProperty

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 88, 2015, Forthcoming, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2014-17
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 Oct 2014
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 271 (41,185)

Abstract:

Cyberlaw, eCommerce, Bitcoin, Property, Crypto currency, Currency, Digital Currency, Payments, Money, Intellectual Property

8.

The End of the (Virtual) World

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 112, No. 1, p. 53, 2009, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2010-7
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 May 2010
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 227 (104,274)

Abstract:

Virtual Worlds, Bankruptcy, Intellectual Properties, Property Rights

9.

The Search Interest in Contract

92 Iowa L. Rev. 1237 (2007), Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 63
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2013
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 178 (140,234)

Abstract:

Contract, Transaction Costs, Search, Negotiate, E-bay, Google, Search Optimization, Search Engine, Law, Cyber Law

10.

The Cost of Consent: Optimal Standardization in the Law of Contract

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 58, p. 1401, 2009, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2008-31
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2010
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 159 (139,558)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Contract law, Cost theory, Contractual consent

11.

Mixed Reality: How the Laws of Virtual Worlds Govern Everyday Life

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 27, p. 55, 2011, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-23
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 May 2012
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 153 (109,791)

Abstract:

Cyberlaw, Virtual Worlds, Consumer's Rights, Property and Data Rights

12.

'Do-Not-Track' as Contract

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, Vol. 14, No. 3, p. 101, 2012, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-22
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 May 2012
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 131 (158,751)

Abstract:

Cyberlaw, Privacy, FTC, Internet Protocol

13.

Virtual Parentalism

Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2009-08
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 131 (174,677)

Abstract:

14.

Nexus Crystals: Crystallizing Limits on Contractual Control of Virtual Worlds

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2011, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-6
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 89 (218,785)

Abstract:

Contracts, Copyright Law, Virtual Worlds

15.

Do-Not-Track as Default

Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property, Vol. 11, No. 7, 2013, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2013-17
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Oct 2013
Joshua Fairfield
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 42 (319,066)

Abstract:

privacy, technology, contract, w3c, FTC