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Legal History eJournal

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

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1 12,332 The History of Corporate Governance
Brian R. Cheffins
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Dec 2011
Last Revised: 20 May 2013
2 9,999 Copyright and the World's Most Popular Song
Robert Brauneis
George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Mar 2008
Last Revised: 5 Jul 2013
3 6,672 A Brief History of Information Privacy Law
Daniel J. Solove
George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 10 Jul 2006
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
4 6,426 An Introduction to the History of International Human Rights Law
Dinah L. Shelton
George Washington University - Law School
Date posted to database: 3 Sep 2007
Last Revised: 4 Feb 2015
5 5,958 The Hidden History of the Second Amendment
Carl T. Bogus
Roger Williams University School of Law
Date posted to database: 4 Sep 2009
Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
6 5,440 Law
Brian Z. Tamanaha
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law
Date posted to database: 10 Jan 2008
Last Revised: 10 Jan 2008
7 4,589 The Myth of the Sole Inventor
Mark A. Lemley
Stanford Law School
Date posted to database: 2 Jun 2011
Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
8 4,488 The Influence of Immanuel Kant on Evidentiary Approaches in Eighteenth Century Bulgaria
Orin S. Kerr
The George Washington University Law School
Date posted to database: 29 Mar 2015
Last Revised: 13 Jul 2015
9 4,435 Comparative Company Law
Klaus J. Hopt
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2007
Last Revised: 4 Jul 2011
10 4,332 Elusive Equality: The Armenian Genocide and the Failure of Ottoman Legal Reform
Mark L. Movsesian
St. John's University School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 May 2010
Last Revised: 2 Mar 2014

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

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1 689 The History Of ‘Substantive’ Due Process: It's Complicated
David Bernstein
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Date posted to database: 1 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 1 Feb 2017
2 289 If Liberals Knew Themselves Better, Conservatives Might Like Them Better
Andrew Koppelman
Northwestern University School of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
3 222 The Trajectory of American Corporate Governance: Shareholder Empowerment and Private Ordering Combat
Jennifer G. Hill
University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 22 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 15 Mar 2017
4 207 Sovereignty and Migration in the Doctrine of the Law of Nations: An Intellectual History of Hospitality from Vitoria to Vattel
Vincent Chetail
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (HEI)
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
5 200 Philosophical Legal Ethics: An Affectionate History
David J. Luban and W. Bradley Wendel
Georgetown University Law Center and Cornell University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 27 Mar 2017
6 156 Unicorns, Guardians, and the Concentration of the U.S. Equity Markets
Amy Westbrook and David A. Westbrook
Washburn University School of Law and SUNY Buffalo Law School
Date posted to database: 9 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 12 Mar 2017
7 145 Republicanism and Natural Rights at the Founding
Jud Campbell
University of Richmond School of Law
Date posted to database: 28 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
8 142 State Legalization of Marijuana and Our American System of Federalism: A Historio-Constitutional Primer
Brian Blumenfeld
Independent
Date posted to database: 28 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 26 Feb 2017
9 117 The Challenges of History in International Investment Law: A View from Legal Theory
Jörg Kammerhofer
University of Freiburg - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 6 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 6 Feb 2017
10 114 The Separation of Corporate Law and Social Welfare
William W. Bratton
Institute for Law and Economics, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Date posted to database: 4 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 6 Mar 2017





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