Douglas G. Smith

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Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

An Analysis of Two Federal Structures: The Articles of Confederation and the Constitution

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 249, 1997
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Constitution, Articles of Confederation, federalism, natural law

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Piercing the Corporate Veil in Regulated Industries

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2008, No. 4, 2008, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 08-08
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2008
Douglas G. Smith
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piercing the corporate veil, limited liability, corporate veil, corporations

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The Intracorporate Conspiracy Doctrine and 42 U.S.C. 1985(3): The Original Intent

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 90, No. 3, p. 1125, 1996
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Intracorporate conspiracy, civil rights, original intent, conspiracy, 1985

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The Constitutionality of Civil Commitment and the Requirement of Adequate Treatment

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 49, p. 1383, 2008
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2008
Douglas G. Smith
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civil commitment, constitutional rights, cost-benefit analysis, sex offenders, sexually violent predators,

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Resolution of Mass Tort Claims in the Bankruptcy System

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 1613-1663, April 2008
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2008
Douglas G. Smith
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asbestos, bankruptcy, civil procedure, liability, litigation, mass torts, Section 157(b), single forum

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The Second Amendment and the Supreme Court

6 Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy 591 (2008), George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 08-10
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2009
Douglas G. Smith
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constitution, constitutional law, second amendment, right to bear arms, Supreme Court, individual rights, District of Columbia, Heller

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Structural and Functional Aspects of the Jury: Comparative Analysis and Proposals for Reform

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 2, p. 441, 1997
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 254 (224,127)
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Jury, jury reform, mixed court, lay judges, civil law

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The Venture Capital Company: A Contractarian Rebuttal to the Political Theory of American Corporate Finance?

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 79, 1997
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Application of Patent Law Damages Analysis to Trade Secret Misappropriation Claims: Apportionment, Alternatives, and Other Common Limitations on Damages

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 25, p. 821, 2002
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Trade secret, trade secret misappropriation, damages, patent, apportionment, alternatives

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A Comparative Analysis of the Proxy Machinery in Germany, Japan, and the United States: Implications for the Political Theory of American Corporate Finance

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 58, p. 145, 1996
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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proxy, proxy regulation, proxies, proxy system, japan, germany, corporate law, Roe, corporate governance

11.

Preemption after Wyeth v. Levine

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 70, No. 6, 2009
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 May 2009 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2013
Douglas G. Smith
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 212 (266,608)
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preemption, Wyeth v. Levine, civil litigation, constitutional law

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The Evolution of a New Pleading Standard: Ashcroft v. Iqbal

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 44, 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2009
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 195 (287,725)

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pleading, civil procedure, Rule 8, Rule 12(b)(6), Twombly, Iqbal, complaint

13.

A Federalism-Based Rationale for Limited Liability

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 3, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2009
Douglas G. Smith
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Federalism, limited liability, piercing the corporate veil, shareholders, corporations, extraterritorial regulation, incorporation, tort liability, forum shopping, involuntary tort creditors

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Separation of Powers and the Constitutional Text

Northern Kentucky Law Review, Vol. 28, No. 3, p. 595, 2001
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 169 (326,497)

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Constitution, separation of powers, executive power

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The Politics of Separation: Review of Philip Hamburger's "Separation of Church and State"

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 36, p. 967, 2003
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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constitution, religion, establishment clause, separation of church and state, philip hamburger, constitutional interpretation

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Does the Constitution Embody a Presumption of Liberty?

University of Illinois Law Review, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 149 (362,979)
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Constitution, interpretation, liberty, libertarianism, Barnett

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The Twombly Revolution?

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 36, 2009
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2009
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 148 (365,023)
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Twombly, pleading, civil procedure, motion to dismiss

18.

The Historical and Constitutional Contexts of Jury Reform

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 25, No. 2, p. 377, 1996
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Jury, jury reform, history, legal history, constitution

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The Establishment Clause: Corollary of Eighteenth-Century Corporate Law?

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 98, No. 1, p. 239, 2003
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Establishment clause, first amendment, religion, originalism, corporate law, corporate charter, establishment

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Natural Law, Article IV, and Section One of the Fourteenth Amendment

American University Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 2, p. 351, December 1997
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 06 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 125 (416,453)
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Fourteenth amendment, privileges and immunities, article IV, guarantee clause, natural law, privileges or immunities, citizenship, constitution

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The Role of the Courts in Shaping American Bankruptcy Law: Review of Debt's Dominion - a History of Bankruptcy Law in America

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 109, 2002
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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bankruptcy, David Skeel, bankruptcy reform, bankruptcy code, history

22.

A Lockean Analysis of Section One of the Fourteenth Amendment

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 25, No. 3, p. 1095, Summer 2002
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Fourteenth amendment, equal protection, due process, privileges and immunities, privileges or immunities, John Locke, social compact, social contract, natural law, constitution

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An Administrative Approach to the Resolution of Mass Torts?

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2009, No. 2, p. 895, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2009
Douglas G. Smith
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mass torts, civil procedure, Richard Nagareda, litigation, settlement, administrative resolution

24.

The Illiberalism of Liberalism: Religious Discourse in the Public Square

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 1571, 1997
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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constitution, religion, liberalism, john rawls, political liberalism, establishment clause

25.

Originalism and the Affirmative Action Decisions

Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2008
Douglas G. Smith
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Fourteenth Amendment, Affirmative Action, Gratz, Grutter, Brown

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The Intersection of Constitutional Law and Civil Procedure: Review of Wholesale Justice - Constitutional Democracy and the Problem of the Class Action Lawsuit

Northwestern University Law Review Colloquy, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Douglas G. Smith
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civil procedure, constitutional law, class actions, due process

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Fundamental Rights and the Fourteenth Amendment: The Nineteenth Century Understanding of 'Higher' Law

Texas Review of Law & Politics, Vol. 3, p. 225, 1999
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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constitution, fourteenth amendment, natural law, John Norton Pomeroy, fundamental rights, citizenship, constitutional interpretation

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Thomas Jefferson's Retrospective on the Establishment Clause

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Vol. 25, p. 369, 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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constitution, constitutional, Thomas Jefferson, Daniel Dreisbach, establishment clause, religion

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A Shift in the Preemption Landscape?

87 Tennessee Law Review 213 (2019)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2020
Douglas G. Smith
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preemption, constitution, mass torts, tort, pharmaceutical, litigation

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Reconstruction or Reaffirmation? Review of the Bill of Rights: Creation and Reconstruction

George Mason Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 1, p. 167, Fall 1999
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Akhil Amar, federalism, fourteenth amendment, bill of rights

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Robert Nagel's Bleak Vision and the 'Implosion' of American Federalism

Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 12, p. 203, 2002
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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federalism, commerce clause, Nagel

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Resolution of Common Questions in MDL Proceedings

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 66, 2017
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 May 2017 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2018
Douglas G. Smith
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Rule of Lawyers or Rule of Law?

Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vol. 1, p. 327, 2003
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 84 (547,202)
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civil justice system, torts, litigation, legal reform, plaintiff lawyers, tort reform

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The Myth of Settlement in MDL Proceedings

107 Kentucky Law Journal 467 (2018-2019)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2019
Douglas G. Smith
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civil procedure, multidistrict litigation, MDL, mass torts

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A Return to First Principles?: Saenz V. Roe and the Privilieges or Immunities Clause

Utah Law Review, Vol. 305, 2000
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Jul 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Privileges and immunities, privileges or immunities, fourteenth amendment, Saenz, due process, strict scrutiny

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The Constitutionality of Religious Symbolism after McCreary and Van Orden

Texas Review of Law & Politics, Vol. 12, p. 93, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 May 2007 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2008
Douglas G. Smith
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religion, establishment, establishment clause, constitutional law, ten commandments

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Interstate Commerce and the Principles of the Law of Nations

Utah Law Review, Vol. 111, 2004
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Aug 2005
Douglas G. Smith
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Constitution, commerce clause, interstate commerce, Vattel, law of nations, international law

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The Increasing Use of Challenges to Expert Evidence Under Daubert and Rule 702 in Patent Litigation

Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Vol. 22, No. 2, Spring 2015
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Aug 2015
Douglas G. Smith
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Downloads 59 (662,734)

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patent, damages, Daubert, Rule 702, admissibility, evidence

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The Proper Remedy for a Lack of Batson Findings: The Fall-Out from Snyder v. Louisiana

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 101, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 May 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2011
William H. Burgess and Douglas G. Smith
Kirkland & Ellis LLP and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Batson, Snyder, peremptory challenge