Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 17 Aug 2017 - 16 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Repealing Patents

Brooklyn Law School
317
2.

Separating Amicus Wheat from Chaff

William & Mary Law School and Columbia University - Law School
256
3.

Inside the 'Constitutional Revolution' of 1937

Notre Dame Law School
202
4.

Personal Jurisdiction and Aliens

University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
97
5.

The Court of Appeal Backlog

National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUI Maynooth) - Faculty of Law
77
6.

The Federal–State Standing Gap: How to Enforce Federal Law in Federal Court Without Article III Standing

Sidley Austin LLP and Independent
73
7.

Procedural Design

University of Connecticut - School of Law
72
8.

Scalia's Legacy: Originalism and Change in the Law of Standing

Northwestern University School of Law
70
9.

Litigation Rulemaking

Yale University - Law School
65
10.

Who Has Standing to Sue the President Under the Emoluments Clauses?

University of Georgia School of Law
59

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 16 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Estimating Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases

University of Michigan Law School
12,332
2.

The Subjects of the Constitution

Georgetown University Law Center
5,457
3.

On the Limits of Supremacy: Medical Marijuana and the States' Overlooked Power to Legalize Federal Crime

Vanderbilt University - Law School
5,084
4.

Principles-Based Versus Rules-Based Accounting Standards: The Influence of Standard Precision and Audit Committee Strength on Financial Reporting Decisions

University of Massachusetts at Amherst, University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business and University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
3,482
5.

Rational Judicial Behavior: A Statistical Study

University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago Law School
3,336
6.

The Turing Test and the Legal Process

University of Central Florida
2,270
7.

Whose Eyes are You Going to Believe? Scott v. Harris and the Perils of Cognitive Illiberalism

Yale University - Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Washington University - Law School
2,186
8.

An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards

Vanderbilt Law School
2,116
9.

The Pleading Problem

University of Alabama - School of Law
1,742
10.

‘They Saw a Protest’: Cognitive Illiberalism and the Speech-Conduct Distinction

Yale University - Law School, University of Pennsylvania Law School, George Washington University - Law School, Yale Law School and Cornell Law School
1,631