Pratheepan Gulasekaram

Santa Clara University School of Law

Assistant Professor

500 El Camino Real

Santa Clara, CA 95053

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Policing the Border Between Trademarks and Free Speech: Protecting Unauthorized Trademark Use in Expressive Works

Washington Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 4, p. 887, 2005, NYU Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 06-27
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Sep 2006
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
Downloads 313 (64,357)
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Abstract:

trademark, expressive use, free speech, first amendment, artistic use, artists, infringement, tarnishment, Grimaldi, Barbie, product, placement, commercial speech, noncommercial speech, movie, film, parody

2.

The Importance of the Political in Immigration Federalism

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 1431, 2013, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4-13
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2013
Karthick Ramakrishnan and Pratheepan Gulasekaram
University of California, Riverside and Santa Clara University School of Law
Downloads 262 (72,303)

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3.

Aliens With Guns: Equal Protection, Federal Power, and the Second Amendment

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 92, p. 891, 2007
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
Downloads 194 (114,074)

Abstract:

aliens, alienage, gun, firearms, right to bear arms, equal protection, preemption, federal power, federalism, states' rights, citizenship, political function, second amendment

4.

Immigration Federalism: A Reappraisal

88 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 2074 (2013)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2013
Pratheepan Gulasekaram and Karthick Ramakrishnan
Santa Clara University School of Law and University of California, Riverside
Downloads 101 (157,338)

Abstract:

immigration, constitutional law, federalism, preemption, illegal immigration

5.

'The People' of the Second Amendment: Citizenship & the Right to Bear Arms

New York University Law Review, Vol. 85, November 2010
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2012
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
Downloads 93 (212,030)

Abstract:

Heller, guns, firearms, citizenship, immigration, second amendment, right to bear arms, aliens, immigrants

6.

Sanctuary Policies & Immigration Federalism: A Dialectic Analysis

Wayne Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Pratheepan Gulasekaram and Rose Cuison Villazor
Santa Clara University School of Law and University of California, Davis
Downloads 84 (221,015)

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7.

No Exception to the Rule: The Unconstitutionality of State Immigration Enforcement Laws

Advance: The Journal of ACS Issue Groups, Vol. 5, p. 37, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Feb 2012
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
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8.

Restrictive State and Local Immigration Laws: Solutions in Search of Problems

American Constitution Society for Law and Policy Issue Brief, November 2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Nov 2012
Pratheepan Gulasekaram and Karthick Ramakrishnan
Santa Clara University School of Law and University of California, Riverside
Downloads 61 (260,192)

Abstract:

immigration, illegal immigration, federalism, state and local immigration laws, Arizona, SB 1070

9.

Why a Wall?

2 U.C. Irvine L. Rev. 147 (2012)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Aug 2012
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
Downloads 61 (233,949)

Abstract:

immigration, border, border fence, border wall, illegal immigration

10.

Sub-National Immigration Regulation & the Pursuit of Cultural Cohesion

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 77, 2009
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2010
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
Downloads 59 (272,941)

Abstract:

immigration, citizenship, federalism, walzer, culture, state, local, constitution

11.

Guns and Membership in the American Polity

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 21, No. 9, 2012, Santa Clara Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 5-13
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2013
Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Santa Clara University School of Law
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12.

The Anti-Immigrant Game

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2013
Pratheepan Gulasekaram and Karthick Ramakrishnan
Santa Clara University School of Law and University of California, Riverside
Downloads 14 (420,404)

Abstract:

illegal immigration, undocumented immigrants, federalism, state and local immigration regulation

13.

The President and Immigration Federalism

68 Florida Law Review 101 (2016)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2016
Pratheepan Gulasekaram and Karthick Ramakrishnan
Santa Clara University School of Law and University of California, Riverside
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14.

Immigration Exceptionalism

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 111, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2017
David S. Rubenstein and Pratheepan Gulasekaram
Washburn University - School of Law and Santa Clara University School of Law
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Abstract:

immigration, plenary power, exceptionalism, normalization, constitution, federalism, separation of powers, preemption, DAPA, DACA, United States v. Texas, Arizona v. United States