Boston College Law Library collects the publications of Law School faculty, and, when possible, makes them available through this collection. Organized by year and tagged with authors and subject areas, this resource reflects the school and the library’s commitment to open access while at the same time serving as a valuable institutional record.

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Submissions from 2018

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Ethics Issues Inherent in Special Immigrant Juvenile State Court Proceedings - Practical Proposals for Intractable Problems, Alexis Anderson

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The Ordeal and the Constitution, Mary S. Bilder

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Top-Down or from the Ground?: A Practical Perspective on Reforming the Field of Children and the Law, Cheryl Bratt

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The Library of Robert Morris, Civil Rights Lawyer & Activist, Laurel Davis and Mary S. Bilder

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Comment on the Draft Report of the ICCA/Queen Mary Task Force on Third Party Funding in International Arbitration, Frank J. Garcia

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Third-Party Funding as Exploitation of the Investment Treaty System, Frank J. Garcia

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The Case Against Third-Party Funding in ISDS: Executive Summary, Frank J. Garcia, Hyun Ju Cho, Tara Santosuosso, Randall Scarlett, and Rachel Denae Thrasher

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Restoring Trade’s Social Contract, Frank J. Garcia and Timothy Meyer

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How Irrational Actors in the CEO Suite Affect Corporate Governance, Renee M. Jones

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Protecting States in the New World of Energy Federalism, Daniel Lyons

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Double Sovereignty in Europe? A Critique of Habermas's Defense of the Nation-State, Vlad F. Perju

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On the (De-)Fragmentation of Statehood in Europe: Reflections on Ernst-Wolfgang Böckenförde’s Work on European Integration, Vlad F. Perju

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Coding with the Building Blocks of the Web, Nick Szydlowski

Submissions from 2017

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Four Unconstitutional Constitutions and their Democratic Foundations, Richard Albert

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Single-Subject Constitutional Amendments, Richard Albert

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Classroom Taping Under Legal Scrutiny—A Road Map for a Law School Policy, Alexis Anderson

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From Dog-Whistle to Megaphone: The Trump Regime’s Cynical Assault on Affirmative Action, Mark S. Brodin

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The Federal Anti-Corruption Enterprise After McDonnell: Lessons from the Symposium, George D. Brown

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McDonnell and the Criminalization of Politics, George D. Brown

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The Grand Jury: A Shield of a Different Sort, R. Michael Cassidy and Julian A. Cook III

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The Promotion of Personhood is a Principal Good of Law, Scott T. FitzGibbon

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Globalization, Inequality & International Economic Law, Frank J. Garcia

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Brief of Amici Curiae Corporate Law Professors in Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, Harold Kent Greenfield and Daniel A. Rubens

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The Unreasonable Seizures of Shadow Deportations, Mary Holper

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A New Mens Rea for Rape: More Convictions and Less Punishment, Kari E. Hong

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Rape by Malice, Kari E. Hong

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The Absurdity of Crime-Based Deportation, Kari E. Hong

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The Costs of Trumped-Up Immigration Enforcement Measures, Kari E. Hong

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The Ten Parts of “Illegal” in “Illegal Immigration” That I Do Not Understand, Kari E. Hong

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The Unicorn Governance Trap, Renee Jones

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The Irrational Actor in the CEO Suite: Implications for Corporate Governance, Renee M. Jones

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The “Right to Remain Here” as an Evolving Component of Global Refugee Protection: Current Initiatives and Critical Questions, Daniel Kanstroom

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Brief of Amici Curiae Finance Regulation Scholars in Support of Plaintiff's Motion for a Preliminary Injunction in English v. Trump, Patricia A. McCoy

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Has the Mortgage Pendulum Swung Too Far? Reviving Access to Mortgage Credit, Patricia A. McCoy

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Why Cyclicality Matters To Access to Mortgage Credit, Patricia A. McCoy and Susan M. Wachter

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Moving from a Brandeis Brief to a Brandeis Law Firm: Challenges and Opportunities for Holistic Legal Services in the United States, Judith A. McMorrow

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Lawyer Discipline in an Authoritarian Regime: Empirical Insights from Zhejiang Province, China, Judith A. McMorrow, Benjamin Van Rooij, and Sida Liu

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Artificial Intelligence: Legal Research and Law Librarians, Mary Ann Neary and Sherry Xin Chen

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Removing the Troll from the Thicket: The Case for Enhancing Patent Maintenance Fees in Relation to the Size of a Patent Owner's Patent Portfolio, David S. Olson

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The Economic Justice Imperative for Transactional Law Clinics, Lynnise E. Pantin

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A Continent Divided: Nationalism and the European Union, Vlad Perju

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On Uses and Misuses of Human Rights in European Constitutionalism, Vlad F. Perju

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Amicus Brief: Koshy v. Sachdev, Brian J.M. Quinn, Niloufar Abae, and Alex Pena

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Taft v. Bowers: The Foundation for Non-Recognition Provisions in the Income Tax, James R. Repetti

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Cybersecurity and Tax Information: A Vicious Cycle?, Diane Ring

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Transparency and Disclosure, Diane Ring

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Transparency, Disclosure and Developing Countries, Diane M. Ring

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At Your Service: Lawyer Discretion to Assist Clients in Unlawful Conduct, Paul R Tremblay

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Surrogate Lawyering: Legal Guidance, sans Lawyers, Paul R Tremblay

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The Ethics of Representing Founders, Paul R Tremblay

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Questioning Marks: Plurality Decisions and Precedential Constraint, Ryan C. Williams

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The Paris Agreement as a New Component of the UN Climate Regime, David Wirth

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Trump’s First Foreign Trip and the Fate of the Paris Agreement: Reading the Tea Leaves from the G7 and NATO Summits, David Wirth

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While Trump Pledges Withdrawal from Paris Agreement on Climate, International Law May Provide a Safety Net, David Wirth

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Executive Agreements Relying on Implied Statutory Authority: A Response to Bodansky and Spiro, David A. Wirth

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The Puzzle of Deflategate: Private Agreements and the Possibility of Biased Justice, Alfred C. Yen

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Proportionality, Reasonableness, and Economic and Social Rights, Katharine G. Young

Submissions from 2016

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American Exceptionalism in Constitutional Amendment, Richard Albert

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The Conventions of Constitutional Amendment in Canada, Richard Albert

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The Theory and Doctrine of Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment in Canada, Richard Albert

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Charter Constitutionalism: The Myth of Edward Coke and the Virginia Charter, Mary S. Bilder

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The Relevance of Colonial Appeals to the Privy Council, Mary S. Bilder

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Small Cells, Big Problems: The Increasing Precision of Cell Site Location Information and the Need for Fourth Amendment Protections, Robert M. Bloom and William T. Clark

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The British Experience With Hearsay Reform: A Cautionary Tale, Mark S. Brodin

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The Murder of Black Males in a World of Non-Accountability: The Surreal Trial of George Zimmerman for the Killing of Trayvon Martin, Mark S. Brodin

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Silencing Grand Jury Witnesses, R. Michael Cassidy

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Sentencing Reform: The Power of Reasons, R. Michael Cassidy and Robert L. Ullmann

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The Principle of Subsidiarity and the Law of the Family Business, Scott T. FitzGibbon

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Convergences: A Prospectus for Justice in a Global Market Society, Frank Garcia

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Development, Frank J. Garcia

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21st Century Investment Agreements: Justice, Governance and the Rule of Law, Frank J. Garcia

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Globalization’s Law: Transnational, Global or Both?, Frank J. Garcia

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Investment Treaties Are About Justice, Frank J. Garcia

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End Delaware’s Corporate Dominance, Harold Greenfield

Is Immigration Law Family-Friendly?, Mary Holper

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Is Immigration Law Family-Friendly?, Mary Holper

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The Beast of Burden in Immigration Bond Hearings, Mary P. Holper

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After Obergefell: Finding a Contemporary State Interest in Marriage, Kari E. Hong

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From Footnote to Footprint: Obergefell's Call To Reconsider Immigration Law as Family Law, Kari E. Hong

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Deportation as a Global Phenomenon: Reflections on the Draft Articles on the Expulsion of Aliens, Daniel Kanstroom

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Immigration Enforcement and State Post-Conviction Adjudications: Towards Nuanced Preemption and True Dialogical Federalism, Daniel Kanstroom

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Fair Use, Notice Failure, and the Limits of Copyright as Property, Joseph P. Liu

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How Should Courts Consider Agency Remarks During the Comment Period?, Daniel A. Lyons

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Innovations in Mobile Broadband Pricing, Daniel A. Lyons

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Net Neutrality’s Path to the Supreme Court: Chevron and the “Major Questions” Exception, Daniel A. Lyons

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Proposed Arbitration Ban Would Be Bad Law and Bad Policy, Daniel A. Lyons

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Usage-Based Pricing, Zero-Rating, and the Future of Broadband Innovation, Daniel A. Lyons

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Countercyclical Regulation and Its Challenges, Patricia McCoy

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A New Coalescence in the Housing Finance Reform Debate?, Patricia McCoy and Susan Wachter

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Representations and Warranties: Why They Did Not Stop the Crisis, Patricia McCoy and Susan Wachter

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UK Alternative Business Structures for Legal Practice: Emerging Models and Lessons for the US, Judith A. McMorrow

Do You Count?: The Revitalization of a National Preservation Statistics Survey, Annie Peterson, Hollie Robertson, and Nick Szydlowski

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Should We Tax the Gratuitous Transfer of Wealth?: An Introduction, James R. Repetti

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When International Tax Agreements Fail at Home: A U.S. Example, Diane M. Ring

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Can Sharing Be Taxed?, Diane M. Ring and Shu-Yi Oei

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The Tax Lives of Uber Drivers: Evidence from Online Forums, Diane M. Ring and Shu-Yi Oei

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Unintended Consequences: Addressing the Impact of Domestic Violence Mandatory and Pro-Arrest Policies and Practices on Girls and Young Women, Francine T. Sherman

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Accounting and the ACA: New Choices and Challenges for Public Sector Retiree Health Plans, Natalya Shnitser

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Trusts No More: Rethinking the Regulation of Retirement Savings in the United States, Natalya Shnitser

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Rebellious Strains in Transactional Lawyering for Underserved Entrepreneurs and Community Groups, Paul R. Tremblay