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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 27 May 2017

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1 8,245 Defending Junk-Debt-Buyer Lawsuits
Peter A. Holland
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Jun 2012
Last Revised: 7 Jun 2014
2 6,024 High-Water Marks and Hedge Fund Management Contracts
William N. Goetzmann, Jonathan E. Ingersoll and Stephen A. Ross
Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance, Yale School of Management - International Center for Finance and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 1998
Last Revised: 30 Aug 2001
3 5,661 Patent Case Management Judicial Guide
Peter S. Menell, Lynn H. Pasahow, James H. A. Pooley and Matthew D. Powers
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Fenwick & West LLP, Independent and Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
Date posted to database: 16 Jan 2009
Last Revised: 5 Jun 2009
4 5,322 The Death of Big Law
Larry E. Ribstein
University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Date posted to database: 4 Sep 2009
Last Revised: 27 Sep 2010
5 4,958 The Law of Group Polarization
Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 13 Dec 1999
Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
6 4,745 Patent Case Management Judicial Guide - Third Edition
Peter S. Menell, Lynn H. Pasahow, James H. A. Pooley, Matthew Powers, Steven C. Carlson, Jeffrey G. Homrig, George F. Pappas, Carolyn Chang, Colette Reiner Mayer and Marc David Peters
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, Fenwick & West LLP, Independent, Tensegrity Law Group, Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP, Latham & Watkins, Covington & Burling LLP, Fenwick & West LLP, Morrison & Foerster, LLP and Morrison & Foerster, LLP
Date posted to database: 4 Aug 2015
Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
7 4,714 Deposition Tricks: The Dirty Dozen
Neil Joel Dilloff
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Date posted to database: 27 May 2010
Last Revised: 20 Jul 2010
8 4,096 10 Errores frecuentes de algunos Abogados sobre Finanzas y Contabilidad (10 Errors of Lawyers About Finance and Accounting)
Pablo Fernandez, Isabel Fernández Acín and Pablo Linares
University of Navarra - IESE Business School, University of Navarra and University of Navarra, IESE Business School
Date posted to database: 15 Apr 2014
Last Revised: 11 Jun 2015
9 4,000 Defense Against the Dark Arts of Copyright Trolling
Matthew Sag and Jake Haskell
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Independent
Date posted to database: 16 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 25 May 2017
10 3,923 Finding Order in the Morass: The Three Real Justifications for Piercing the Corporate Veil
Jonathan R. Macey and Joshua Mitts
Yale Law School and Columbia Law School
Date posted to database: 19 Feb 2014
Last Revised: 25 Sep 2014

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
28 Mar 2017 through 27 May 2017

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1 859 Surveying the Law of Emojis
Eric Goldman
Santa Clara University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 May 2017
Last Revised: 1 May 2017
2 395 May it Please the Court?: The Perils of Correcting a Justice's Pronunciation
James J. Duane
Regent University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 30 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 30 Mar 2017
3 251 The Future is Now: Esports Policy Considerations and Potential Litigation
John T. Holden, Anastasios Kaburakis and Ryan M. Rodenberg
Florida State University, Saint Louis University - John Cook School of Business and Florida State University - College of Education
Date posted to database: 23 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
4 225 Implicit Bias in Judicial Decision Making How It Affects Judgment and What Judges Can Do About It
Andrew J. Wistrich and Jeffrey J. Rachlinski
California Central District Court and Cornell Law School
Date posted to database: 20 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
5 116 The Origins (And Fragility) of Judicial Independence
Tara Leigh Grove
William & Mary Law School
Date posted to database: 5 May 2017
Last Revised: 5 May 2017
6 110 Presiding Over Municipal Bankruptcies: Then, Now, and Puerto Rico
Melissa B. Jacoby
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 22 May 2017
7 108 Voluntary Remands: A Critical Reassessment
Joshua Revesz
Yale University, Law School, Students
Date posted to database: 8 May 2017
Last Revised: 8 May 2017
8 82 Comity and International Courts and Tribunals
Thomas Schultz and Niccolò Ridi
King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law and King’s College London, Dickson Poon School of Law
Date posted to database: 24 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 25 Apr 2017
9 78 The Trouble with Trulia: Re-Evaluating the Case for Fee-Shifting Bylaws as a Solution to the Overlitigation of Corporate Claims
William B. Chandler and Anthony A. Rickey
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Margrave Law LLC
Date posted to database: 5 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 9 Apr 2017
10 75 Active Judging and Access to Justice
Anna E. Carpenter
University of Tulsa College of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017





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