Shyamkrishna Balganesh

University of Pennsylvania Law School

Professor of Law

3501 Sansom Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

http://sbalganesh.law.upenn.edu

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Foreseeability and Copyright Incentives

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 122, Pg. 1569, 2009, U of Chicago Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 400, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 210
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2009
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 594 (32,636)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Copyright, Incentives, Foreseeability, Bounded Rationality

2.

Demystifying the Right to Exclude: Of Property, Inviolability, and Automatic Injunctions

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 31, Pg. 593, 2008, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 182
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2009
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 572 (35,461)

Abstract:

property, injunctions, remedies, rights

3.

The Uneasy Case Against Copyright Trolls

Southern California Law Review, Vol. 86, May 2013, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-32, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-42
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 23 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2013
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 420 (50,489)

Abstract:

copyright troll, incentives, litigation costs

Common Law Property Metaphors on the Internet: The Real Problem with the Doctrine of Cybertrespass

Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review, Vol. 12, p. 265, 2006
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 27 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 27 May 2014
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 320 (78,060)

Abstract:

property, internet, metaphors, trespass to chattels

Common Law Property Metaphors on the Internet: The Real Problem with the Doctrine of Cybertrespass

Michigan Telecommunications & Technology Law Review, Vol. 12, June 2006
Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School

Abstract:

property, internet, metaphors, trespass to chattels

5.

'Hot News': The Enduring Myth of Property in News

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 111, p. 419, 2011, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 11-06
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 27 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2011
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 318 (68,595)
Citation 1

Abstract:

quasi-property, newspaper, hot news, misappropriation, unjust enrichment

6.

Property Along the Tort Spectrum: Trespass to Chattels and the Anglo-American Doctrinal Divergence

Common Law World Review, Vol. 35, June 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2006
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 288 (85,084)
Citation 1

Abstract:

tort, personal propery, trespass to chattels

7.

The Social Costs of Property Rights in Broadcast (and Cable) Signals

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 22, p. 1303, 2008
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2009
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 274 (87,795)

Abstract:

broadcasters' rights, broadcast copyright, broadcast treaty, webcasting

8.

Judging Similarity

100 Iowa Law Review 267 (2014), U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-15, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-09
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2015
Shyamkrishna Balganesh, Irina D. Manta and Tess Wilkinson‐Ryan
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Hofstra University - Maurice A. Deane School of Law and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 202 (94,953)

Abstract:

substantial similarity, copyright infringement, cognitive bias

9.

Quasi-Property: Like, But Not Quite Property

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 160, p. 1889, June 2012, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-12, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-20
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2013
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 190 (97,562)

Abstract:

Quasi-property, relational property, limited exclusion

10.

Structure and Value in the Common Law

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 163, P. 1241, 2015, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-31
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 27 May 2015
Shyamkrishna Balganesh and Gideon Parchomovsky
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 183 (102,131)

Abstract:

common law, conceptualism, normative change

11.

The Pragmatic Incrementalism of Common Law Intellectual Property

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 63, Nov. 2010, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 10-12
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 177 (132,711)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Common law, intellectual property, caution, pragmatism, practical reasoning, minimalism, custom, precedent, flexibility, incrementalism, patent reform, copyright reform, uniformity, overbreadth, ossification, courts, adjudication

12.

Copyright Infringement Markets

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 113, 2013, Forthcoming , U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-7
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 146 (143,021)

Abstract:

copyright law, litigation funding, litigation costs

13.

The Normativity of Copying in Copyright Law

Duke Law Journal, Vol. 62, p. 203, 2012, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 12-13, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-22
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 02 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2013
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Abstract:

14.

Gandhi and Copyright Pragmatism

California Law Review, Vol. 101, 2013, Forthcoming , U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 13-6
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2013
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 129 (152,165)

Abstract:

Gandhi, copright law, legal pragmatism

15.

The Obligatory Structure of Copyright Law: Unbundling the Wrong of Copying

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 125, Pg. 1664, 2012, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 12-21
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2013
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 125 (152,984)

Abstract:

copyright, private law theory, obligatory

16.

Copyright and Good Faith Purchasers

California Law Review, Vol. 104, P. 269, 2016, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 15-7
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2016
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 102 (167,932)

Abstract:

copyright, good faith purchasers for value, common law, property, first sale

17.

Unplanned Coauthorship

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 100, P. 1683, 2014, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-8
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 24 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2014
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 82 (192,286)

Abstract:

coauthorship, collaborative creativity, shared intentionality, joint work

18.

Garcia v. Google Brief of Amici Curiae Professors Shyamkrishna Balganesh, Justin Hughes, Peter Menell, and David Nimmer in Support of Neither Party -- Copyright Protection of Performances, Joint Authorship, and the Limits of Any Implied License

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Dec 2014
Shyamkrishna Balganesh, Justin Hughes, Peter S. Menell and David Nimmer
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Loyola Law School Los Angeles, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and Irell & Manella LLP
Downloads 60 (226,299)

Abstract:

copyright, authorship, performance, license, fraud

19.

The Questionable Origins of the Copyright Infringement Analysis

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 68, p. 791, 2016, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 15-28
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 03 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2016
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 57 (124,892)

Abstract:

Substantial similarity, Jerome Frank, Legal Realism, Fact Skepticism, Copyright Infringement

20.

The Constitutionalization of Indian Private Law

In THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION (Sujit Choudhry, Madhav Khosla & Pratap Banu Mehta eds., Oxford UP, 2016), U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 15-15
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2016
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Downloads 46 (202,269)

Abstract:

India, tort law, private law, writ jurisdiction

21.

Copyright as Market Prospect

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 166 (2017 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2017
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Abstract:

copyright, common law, tortious interference, market prospect

22.

Causing Copyright

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 117, p. 1, 2017, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-8
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 22 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Shyamkrishna Balganesh
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Abstract:

causation, authorship, proximate cause, copyright