Seema Mohapatra

SMU Dedman School of Law

P.O. Box 750116

Dallas, TX 75275

United States

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“  Research Interests: Health Care Law, Bioethics, Biotechnology and the Family Law, Public Health Law, Assisted Reproduction and the Law, Health Equity  ”

Scholarly Papers (29)

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COVID-19 and Law Teaching: Guidance on Developing an Asynchronous Online Course for Law Students

St. Louis University Law Journal, 2021, Forthcoming, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-7
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2020
Yvonne Dutton and Seema Mohapatra
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 1,337 (18,022)
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online education, COVID, teaching, distance learning

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Health Justice Strategies to Combat the Pandemic: Eliminating Discrimination, Poverty, and Health Disparities During and After COVID-19

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 03 May 2021
Wake Forest University - School of Law, SMU Dedman School of Law, American University - Washington, College of Law and Saint Louis University - School of Law
Downloads 940 (30,178)
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health, COVID, COVID-19, pandemic, coronavirus, health justice, race, racial justice, discrimination, employment, health care, housing, eviction, minority, health disparity, inequality, civil rights

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Law, Structural Racism, and the COVID-19 Pandemic

7 Oxford Journal of Law and the Biosciences (January - June, 2020), Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-08, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-8
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2021
Ruqaiijah Yearby and Seema Mohapatra
Saint Louis University - School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
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COVID-19, structural racism, essential workers, public health law, CARES Act

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Stateless Babies & Adoption Scams: A Bioethical Analysis of International Commercial Surrogacy

Berkeley Journal of International Law (BJIL), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2012
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Structural Discrimination In COVID-19 Workplace Protections

Health Affairs Blog (2020), Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-09, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-9
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2020
Ruqaiijah Yearby and Seema Mohapatra
Saint Louis University - School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 453 (78,442)
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Discrimination, COVID-19, home health care workers, farm workers, law

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Using Egg Freezing to Extend the Biological Clock: Fertility Insurance or False Hope?

SEEMA MOHAPATRA, USING EGG FREEZING TO EXTEND THE BIOLOGICAL CLOCK: FERTILITY INSURANCE OR FALSE HOPE?, 8 HARV. L. & POL'Y REV. (2014, FORTHCOMING), Harvard Law & Policy Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 417 (86,450)
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Egg Freezing, Assisted Reproduction, Infertility, Relational Autonomy, Reproductive Justice, Bioethics

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Achieving Reproductive Justice in the International Surrogacy Market

Annals of Health Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2012
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 396 (91,784)
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Resolving Tensions Between Disability Rights Law and COVID-19 Mask Policies

Maryland Law Review Online, Summer 2020, Forthcoming, Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-10
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
Elizabeth Pendo, Robert Gatter and Seema Mohapatra
Saint Louis University - School of Law, Saint Louis University - School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 263 (143,268)
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COVID-19, ADA, Americans with Disabilities Act, Disability, Public Health, Mask Policies

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COVID-19 and the Conundrum of Mask Requirements

Washington and Lee Law Review Online, May 2020., Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-07
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 May 2020 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2020
Robert Gatter and Seema Mohapatra
Saint Louis University - School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
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Masks, COVID, Social Distancing, Discrimination, Policing, Criminal Justice

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Use of Facial Recognition Technology for Medical Purposes: Do Our Current Laws Protect Health Privacy?

Pepperdine Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2016
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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facial recognition, genetic diseases, GINA, HIPAA, biotechnology, right not to know

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Adopting an International Convention on Surrogacy -- A Lesson from Inter-Country Adoption

Loyola University Chicago International Law Review, Forthcoming, Symposium: Cross-Border Health Care: The Movement of Patients, Providers, and Diseases, Loyola University School of Law-Chicago, 2015
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2016
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 213 (175,679)

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surrogacy, adoption, cross border tourism, reproductive tourism

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Global Legal Responses to Prenatal Gender Identification and Sex Selection

Nevada Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 184 (200,763)
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sex selection, gender selection, Prenatal Non-Discrimination Act, Sex Selectice Abortion, MicroSort

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Systemic Racism, the Government’s Pandemic Response, and Racial Inequities in COVID-19

Emory Law Journal, Forthcoming 2021, Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2021-02
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2021
Ruqaiijah Yearby and Seema Mohapatra
Saint Louis University - School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
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Unshackling Addiction: A Public Health Approach to Drug Use During Pregnancy

Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2012
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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States of Confusion: Regulation of Surrogacy in the United States

COMMODIFICATION OF THE HUMAN BODY: A CANNIBAL MARKET (Eds. J.D. Rainhorn & S. El Boudamoussi) Editions de la Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, 2015., Symposium "Globalisation and commodification of the Human Body: A Cannibal Market?", Brocher Foundation, Geneva), 2013/14
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Jun 2015
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Surrogacy, United States, California, Reproductive Tourism

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Passports of Privilege

American University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2021
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 127 (272,035)

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Vaccine passports, vaccine passport, immunity passport, health equity

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Assisted Reproduction Inequality and Marriage Equality

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 110 (301,547)

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assisted reproduction, marriage equality, infertility

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Fertility Preservation for Medical Reasons and Reproductive Justice

Harvard Journal on Racial & Ethnic Justice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2015
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
Downloads 86 (353,688)
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Fertility Preservation, Disparities in Health Car, Reproductive Justice, Assisted Reproduction, Oncofertility

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Politically Correct Eugenics

Florida International University Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2017
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Gene Editing, Bioethics, CRISPR, PGD, Eugenics, Health Law, Disability

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Cutting the Cord to Private Cord Blood Banking: Encouraging Compensation for Public Cord Blood Donations After Flynn v. Holder

University of Colorado Law Review, Forthcoming Spring 2013
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2013
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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cord blood, bone marrow transplants, private cord blood banks, public cord blood banks, National Organ Transplant Act, compensation for organs

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False Framings: The Co-Opting of Sex-Selection by the Anti-Abortion Movement (Commentary for Abortion and Assisted Reproduction Workshop, Yale University)

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 43, Summer 2015
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2015
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Sex Selection, Abortion, Framing

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The Moral Economy of Fertility Markets: Hope and Hype, History and Inclusion

48 The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 765-767 (2020), San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 20-479
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2021
Dov Fox and Seema Mohapatra
University of San Diego: School of Law and SMU Dedman School of Law
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fertility, egg freezing, truthful advertising, assisted reproduction

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Time to Lift the Veil of Inequality in Health Care Coverage: Using Corporate Law to Defend the Affordable Care Act

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 25 May 2014 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2015
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Hobby Lobby, corporate personhood, corporate social responsibility, Affordable Care Act

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The Myth of 'Anonymous' Gamete Donation in the Age of Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing

Consumer Genetic Technologies: Ethical and Legal Considerations (I. Glenn Cohen, Nita Farahany, Henry T. Greely, and Carmel Shachar, eds.), Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Oct 2020
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Sperm Donor, Donor Anonymity, Consumer Genetic Technologies, 23andMe

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Law in the Time of Zika: Disability Rights and Reproductive Justice Collide

Brooklyn Law Review , Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2019
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law
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Counseling, Physician Advice, Disability Based Abortion Bans, Disability, Abortion, Zika, Intersectionality

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Wombs from the Tomb? Exploring the Law and Ethics of Uterine Transplants

Posted: 13 Oct 2015
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law

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Womb Transplants, Uterine Transplants, IVF, Assisted Reproduction, Transgender, Surrogacy

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Black Pain Matters: The Need for a Health Justice Approach to Chronic Pain Management

Posted: 13 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 28 May 2020
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law

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Objective Pain Test, Racial Disparities in Health Care, Women and Health Care

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Avian Flu, Asian-Americans, and the Proposed Cdc Federal Quarantine Regulations: A Recipe for Disaster

Posted: 18 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Seema Mohapatra
SMU Dedman School of Law

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Avian Flu, Asian Americans, Epidemics, Quarantine

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Egg Freezing, Assisted Reproductive Technology, Health Law, Cryopreservation