Thomas R. Lee

Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court

Associate Chief Justice

450 South State Street

Salt Lake City, UT 84114

United States

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School

Distinguished Lecturer

519 JRCB

Brigham Young University

Provo, UT 84602

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Judging Ordinary Meaning

Yale Law Journal, vol. 127, p. 788, 2018
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 21 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 04 May 2018
Thomas R. Lee and Stephen C. Mouritsen
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
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interpretation, statutory interpretation, corpus linguistics, law and linguistics

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Stare Decisis in Historical Perspective: From the Founding Era to the Rehnquist Court

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 52, pp. 647-735, 1999
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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Stare decisis, precedent, error correction, Marshall Court, Taney Court, Rehnquist Court, declaratory theory, binding precedent, overruling decisions, rules of property, reliance interests, constitutional/statutory dichotomy

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Trademarks, Consumer Psychology, and the Sophisticated Consumer

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 57, pp. 575-650, 2008
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 07 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2015
Thomas R. Lee, Glenn Christensen and Eric DeRosia
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court, Brigham Young University - Department of Business Management and Brigham Young University - Department of Business Management
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trademark, intellectual property, consumer behavior, consumer psychology

4.

Data-Driven Originalism

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 14 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
Thomas R. Lee and James Cleith Phillips
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court and Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law
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Originalism, Constitutional Interpretation, Corpus Linguistics, Dictionaries, public use, commerce, natural born, domestic violence

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Abercrombie Unveiled: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis of Trademark Distinctiveness

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Dec 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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The Corpus and the Critics

88 University of Chicago Law Review 275 (2021)
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 20 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2021
Thomas R. Lee and Stephen C. Mouritsen
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
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statutory interpretation, corpus linguistics, dictionaries, ordinary meaning, plaining meaning

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Comment: The Standing of Qui Tam Relators Under the False Claims Act

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 57, pp. 543-571, 1990
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Sep 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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The False Claims Act, qui tam, relators, bounty, constitutionality, Article II Appointments Clause, separation of powers, Article III standing, injury in fact, causation, redressability, original intent, assignment theory, whistleblower, fraudulent claims, fraud

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Pleading and Proof: The Economics of Legal Burdens

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 1997, pp. 1-34, 1997
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Sep 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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Law & economics, allocating burdens of pleading and proof, cost minimization, burden of proof, affirmative defenses, business necessity, Title VII disparate impact claims,

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Preliminary Injunctions and the Status Quo

Washington & Lee Law Review, Vol. 58, pp. 109-166, 2001
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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Preliminary injunctive relief, motion for preliminary injunction, circuit split, heightened standard of proof, uniform standard, status quo, irreparable harm, economic model

10.

Demystifying Dilution

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 84, pp. 859-944, 2004
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 24 Dec 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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Trademark infringement, dilution definition, probability, consumer confusion, evidentiary proof, circumstantial and direct evidence, Moseley v. V Secret Catalogue (2003), Federal Trademark Dilution Act of 1996

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The Original Understanding of the Census Clause: Statistical Estimates and the Constitutional Requirement of an 'Actual Enumeration'

Washington Law Review, Vol. 77, pp. 1-64, 2002
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court
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Census Clause, actual enumeration, congressional apportionment, original understanding, Census Act, conjectural estimate, statistical sampling, demographics, imputation

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The Anastasoff Case and the Judicial Power to "Unpublish" Opinions

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 77, pp. 135-173, 2001
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Sep 2008
Thomas R. Lee and Lance S. Lehnhof
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Precedent, stare decisis, judicial power, unpublished opinions, Anastasoff v. United States (2000), original understanding, Article III, declaratory theory, hierarchy of judicial authority, summary dispositions, equally divided courts, custom of the realm

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Sophistication, Bridging the Gap, and the Likelihood of Confusion: An Empirical and Theoretical Analysis

Posted: 22 Dec 2008
Thomas R. Lee
Government of the State of Utah - Utah Supreme Court

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