Stephen Subrin

Northeastern University - School of Law

Professor

400 Huntington Ave.

Boston, MA 02115

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

21

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Litigation and Democracy: Restoring a Realistic Prospect of Trial

Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 399-414, Summer 2011, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-37, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 59-2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2011
Stephen B. Burbank and Stephen Subrin
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 277 (79,280)
Citation 1

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Pleading and procedure, jury trials, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rule 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss, decline in the number of trials, settlement, judicial case management, conclusory allegations, notice pleading and the right to discovery, Congressional intent, Rules Enabling Act, rulemaking

2.

How Equity Conquered Common Law: The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in Historical Perspective

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 135, No. 4, pp. 909-1002, April 1987, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jun 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 166 (120,338)
Citation 25

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3.

Ashcroft v. Iqbal: Contempt for Rules, Statutes, the Constitution, and Elemental Fairness

Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 571-581, Summer 2012, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 93-2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 May 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 112 (187,772)

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4.

Discovery in Global Perspective: Are We Nuts?

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 52, No. 2, pp. 299-318, Winter 2002, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 26 Aug 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 91 (217,213)

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5.

Fishing Expeditions Allowed: The Historical Background of the 1938 Federal Discovery Rules

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 691-745, May 1998, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 May 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 71 (200,289)
Citation 6

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6.

The Fourth Era of American Civil Procedure

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 162, No. 7, pp. 1839 - 1895 (2014), Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 198-2014
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Stephen Subrin and Thomas O. Main
Northeastern University - School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 61 (233,079)

Abstract:

Civil Procedure

7.

Notice and the Right to Be Heard: The Significance of Old Friends

Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 449-480, May 1974, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 May 2012
Stephen Subrin and A. Richard Dykstra
Northeastern University - School of Law and Friedman Rubin
Downloads 34 (273,673)

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8.

A Traditionalist Looks at Mediation: It's Here to Stay and Much Better than I Thought

Nevada Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 196-231, Winter 2002/2003, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Aug 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 33 (339,811)

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9.

Federal Rules, Local Rules, and State Rules: Uniformity, Divergence, and Emerging Procedural Patterns

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 137, No. 6, pp. 1999-2051, June 1989, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Aug 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 28 (370,736)
Citation 4

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10.

Preface: Symposium: The 50th Anniversary of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, 1938-1988

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 137, No. 6, pp. 1873-1876, June 1989, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Aug 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 16 (429,829)

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11.

Some Thoughts About Social Perception and Employment Discrimination Law: A Modest Proposal for Reopening the Judicial Dialogue

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 1487-1531, Fall 1997, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 May 2012 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Northeastern University - School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 13 (370,736)

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12.

Uniformity in Procedural Rules and the Attributes of a Sound Procedural System: The Case for Presumptive Limits

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 79-102, Fall 1997, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Aug 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 12 (445,184)

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13.

On Thinking About a Description of a Country's Civil Procedure

Tulane Journal of International & Comparative Law, Vol. 7, pp. 139-152, Spring 1999, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 10 (450,248)

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14.

Substance in the Shadow of Procedure: The Integration of Substantive and Procedural Law in Title VII Cases

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 211-303, March 1992, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 May 2012 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Northeastern University - School of Law and Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 10 (450,248)
Citation 3

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15.

The Limitations of Transsubstantive Procedure: An Essay on Adjusting the 'One Size Fits All' Assumption

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, pp. 377-406, 2010, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 9 (349,416)

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16.

Thoughts on Misjudging Misjudging

Nevada Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 513-520, Spring 2007, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Aug 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
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17.

Treating Blacks as If They Were White: Problems of Definition and Proof in Section 1982 Cases

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 124, No. 1, pp. 1-44, November 1975, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 27 May 2012
Daniel Givelber, Stephen Subrin and Judith Olans Brown
Northeastern University - School of Law, Northeastern University - School of Law and Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 8 (470,773)

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18.

Procedure, Politics, Prediction, and Professors: A Response to Professors Burbank and Purcell

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 156, No. 6, pp. 2151-2160, June 2008, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 6 (480,990)

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19.

Fudge Points and Thin Ice in Discovery Reform and the Case for Selective Substance-Specific Procedure

Florida Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 27-56, January 1994, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 May 2012
Stephen Subrin
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 5 (485,904)
Citation 1

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20.

Civil Procedure: Doctrine, Practice, and Context

Aspen Publishers, 4th ed., July 2012, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 113-2012, Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 278
Posted: 25 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2012
Northeastern University - School of Law, Harvard Law School, Boston College - Law School, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and University of Connecticut - School of Law

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21.

The Integration of Law and Fact in an Uncharted Parallel Procedural Universe

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 5, pp. 1981-2024, October 2004, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper
Posted: 23 Jun 2012
Stephen Subrin and Thomas O. Main
Northeastern University - School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

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