Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 21 Aug 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Repealing Patents

Brooklyn Law School
322
2.

Inside the 'Constitutional Revolution' of 1937

Notre Dame Law School
203
3.

Of Law and Other Artificial Normative Systems

University of Pennsylvania Law School
107
4.

When Facts Don't Matter

University of Nebraska at Lincoln - College of Law
73
5.

Financial Crises and Constitutional Compromise

Duke University - Department of Political Science and Duke University School of Law
66
6.

The Arendtian Dread: Courts with Power

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Law and Social Sciences
43
7.

Judicial Federalism under Marshall and Taney

University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
41
8.

Justice Scalia's Labor Jurisprudence – Justice Denied?

West Virginia University - College of Law
39
9.

Gerrymandering and Association

Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law
39
10.

Precedent and Disagreement

Michigan State University College of Law
39

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 20 Oct 2017
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1.

Finding Order in the Morass: The Three Real Justifications for Piercing the Corporate Veil

Yale Law School and Columbia Law School
4,224
2.

The Counter-Clerks of Justice Scalia

New York University School of Law
3,763
3.

Blinking on the Bench: How Judges Decide Cases

Vanderbilt University - Law School, Cornell Law School and California Central District Court
2,784
4.

Justice, Interrupted: The Effect of Gender, Ideology and Seniority at Supreme Court Oral Arguments

Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
2,186
5.

Understanding Legal Realism

Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
1,989
6.

Does Unconscious Racial Bias Affect Trial Judges?

Cornell Law School, Cornell Law School, California Central District Court and Vanderbilt University - Law School
1,904
7.

Legal Reasoning

University of Virginia School of Law and University of Virginia School of Law
1,866
8.

The New Summary Judgment Motion: The Motion to Dismiss Under Iqbal and Twombly

University of Illinois College of Law
1,857
9.

The Federal Circuit and Inequitable Conduct: An Empirical Assessment

Loyola Law School Los Angeles, University of Iowa - College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
1,785
10.

Why We Need More Judicial Activism

Vanderbilt University - Law School
1,696