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 2020

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The Macroprudential Implications of the Qualified Mortgage Debate, Susan M. Wachter and Patricia A. McCoy

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“Judicial Role” and Judicial Duty in Foreign Affairs, Ryan C. Williams

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Rethinking Copyright's Relationship to the First Amendment, Alfred C. Yen

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Choosing the Consequences of Tam and Brunetti, Alfred C. Yen

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Revisiting the Western Frontier, Alfred C. Yen

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Liability Waivers and Participation Rates in Youth Sports: An Empirical Investigation, Alfred C. Yen and Matthew Gregas

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Making Amends by Amendment: Women's Equality and Equal Rights in the U.S., Katharine Young

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Review of When Misfortune Becomes Injustice: Evolving Human Rights Struggles for Health and Social Equality by Alicia Ely Yamin, Katharine G. Young

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The Idea of a Human Rights-Based Economic Recovery after COVID-19, Katharine G. Young

Submissions from 2019

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Tax Competition and Tax Cooperation: A Survey and Reassessment, Hugh J. Ault

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What Jurors Should Know about Informants: The Need for Expert Testimony, Robert M. Bloom

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Back to the Future: The Revival of Pennoyer in Personal Jurisdiction Doctrine and the Demise of International Shoe, Robert M. Bloom and Janine A. Hanrahan

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Undue Influence: A Prosecutor’s Role in Parole Proceedings, R. Michael Cassidy

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Brief of Amici Curiae Financial Regulation Scholars in Seila Law LLC v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Peter Conti-Brown, Adam J. Levitin, and Patricia A. McCoy

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

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Amicus Brief: Smith v. Kelley, Natali De Corso, Rebecca Rabinowitz, and Brian J.M. Quinn

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Resistance Lawyering, Daniel S. Farbman

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The Ethical Bases of Human Rights, Scott T. Fitzgibbon

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Brief for Professor Kent Greenfield As Amicus Curiae in Support of Respondents, State of Washington vs. Arlene's Flowers and Ingersoll vs. Arlene's Flowers, Kent Greenfield

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Corporations are People. That's Why Arlene's Flowers Should Lose., Kent Greenfield

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The Rise of the Working Class Shareholder: An Application, An Extension and a Challenge, Kent Greenfield

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Why We Need Interagency Merger Review in Labor Markets, Hiba Hafiz

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Labor Law, Antitrust Law, and Economics Professors' Comment on the National Labor Relations Board's Proposed Joint-Employer Rule, Hiba Hafiz, Brishen Rogers, Kenneth G. Dau-Schmidt, and Kate Bronfenbrenner

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Expanded Expedited Removal: Can Fourth Amendment "Border Exceptionalism" Be Everywhere Now?, Mary Holper

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10 Reasons Why Congress Should Defund ICE’s Deportation Force, Kari E. Hong

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What Matter of Soram Got Wrong: “Child Abuse” Crimes that May Trigger Deportation Are Constantly Evolving and Even Target Good Parents, Kari E. Hong and Philip L. Torrey

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Congressional Testimony: Examining Private Market Exemptions as a Barrier to IPOs and Retail Investment, Renee M. Jones

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The Faulty Foundation of the Draft Restatement of Consumer Contracts, Adam J. Levitin, Nancy S. Kim, Christina L. Kunz, Peter Linzer, Patricia A. McCoy, Juliet M. Moringiello, Elizabeth A. Renuart, and Lauren E. Willis

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Copyright Rulemaking: Past as Prologue, Joseph Liu

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Narrowing the Digital Divide: A Better Broadband Universal Service Program, Daniel Lyons

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Conflict Preemption of State Net Neutrality Efforts After Mozilla, Daniel A. Lyons

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D.C. Circuit Decision Represents Setback to Next-Generation Network Deployment Efforts, Daniel A. Lyons

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Express and Conflict Preemption in State Net Neutrality Efforts, Daniel A. Lyons

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In re Universal Service Contribution Methodology: Comments of Professor Daniel Lyons, Daniel A. Lyons

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Justice Thomas’s Concurrence Says Much—and Little—About Preemption of State Net Neutrality Efforts, Daniel A. Lyons

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Solving the Rural Broadband Gap, Daniel A. Lyons

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State Net Neutrality, Daniel A. Lyons

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State Net Neutrality Mandates and the Dormant Commerce Clause, Daniel A. Lyons

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The Antideficiency Act Charade: A Low-Key Separation of Powers Drama, Daniel A. Lyons

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Comment of Professor Patricia A. McCoy on Docket No. CFPB-2019-0039, Patricia A. McCoy

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Inside Job: The Assault on the Structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Patricia A. McCoy

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Regulating Entities and Activities: Complementary Approaches to Nonbank Systemic Risk, Patricia A. McCoy, Daniel Schwarcz, and Jeremy C. Kress

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Constituencies and Control in Statutory Drafting: Interviews with Government Tax Counsels, Shu-Yi Oei and Leigh Osofsky

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When Data Comes Home: Next Steps in International Taxation's Information Revolution, Shu-Yi Oei and Diane M. Ring

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Congressional Testimony: Intellectual Property and the Price of Prescription Drugs: Balancing Innovation and Competition, David S. Olson

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Legislation and Comment: The Making of the §199A Regulations, Leigh Osofsky and Shu-Yi Oei

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Appraisal Confusion: The Intended and Unintended Consequences of Delaware's Nascent Pristine Deal Process Standard, Alex Peña and Brian JM Quinn

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How to Address Rule of Law Backsliding in Romania: The Case for an Infringement Action Based on Article 325 TFEU, Vlad Perju, Laurent Pech, and Sébastien Platon

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A Path to International Tax Reform and Improved Wealth Distribution Across the Globe, Diane M. Ring

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Silos and First Movers in the Sharing Economy Debates, Diane M. Ring

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Comment of Legal Scholars on Authority To Require Supervision and Regulation of Certain Nonbank Financial Companies, Financial Stability Oversight Council RIN 4030-AA00, Daniel Schwarcz, Patricia A. McCoy, and Jeremy Kress

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Argument analysis: Justices skeptical of claim that retirement-plan participants have “actual knowledge” of all facts included in disclosure documents, Natalya Shnitser

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Argument preview: Court to consider “actual knowledge” in determining the window for filing claims against retirement-plan fiduciaries, Natalya Shnitser

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Social Justice Implications for "Retail" CED, Paul R. Tremblay

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The Emergence and Influence of Transactional Practice within Clinical Scholarship, Paul R. Tremblay

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Brief Thoughts About If Value/Then Right, Alfred C. Yen

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Economic and social rights force us to pressure a return to the state, Katharine G. Young

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The Future of Economic and Social Rights: Introduction, Katharine G. Young

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The Government Shutdown: Another Step towards the Constitutional Precipice, Katharine G. Young

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Waiting for Rights: Progressive Realization and Lost Time, Katharine G. Young

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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Lawyer and Law Student Well-Being, Filippa M. Anzalone

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The Constitution to The Constitution, Mary Sarah Bilder

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The Ordeal and the Constitution, Mary Sarah 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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Discriminatory Job Knowledge Tests, Police Promotions, and What Title VII Can Learn from Tort Law, Mark S. Brodin

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Amicus Brief in Hedberg and Hedberg, M.D. v. Wakamatsu, M.D., Mark S. Brodin and Nickolas Merrill

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Catholic Social Thought and Criminal Justice Reform, R. Michael Cassidy

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A Feminist Framing of Non-Consensual Pornography, Claire P. Donohue

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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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Concluding Chapter: Theories of Justice and International Trade Law, Frank J. Garcia

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Preface, Frank J. Garcia

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Rethinking Trade Law in an Era of Trump and Brexit, Frank J. Garcia

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The Case Against Third-Party Funding in Investment 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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Rethinking International Investment Governance: Principles for the 21st Century, Frank J. Garcia, Emma Aisbett, Bernali Choudhury, Olivier de Schutter, James Harrison, Song Hong, Lise Johnson, Mouhamadou Kane, Santiago Peña, Mattew Porterfield, Susan Sell, Stephen E. Shay, and Louis T. Wells

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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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Third Party Funding in International Investor-State Arbitration, Frank J. Garcia and Kirrin Hough

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

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Constraining and Channeling Corporate Political Power in Trump’s America, Kent Greenfield

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Corporate Constitutional Rights: Easy and Hard Cases, Kent Greenfield

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Promptly Proving the Need to Detain for Post-Entry Social Control Deportation, Mary Holper

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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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How To End “Illegal Immigration”, Kari E. Hong

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Weaponizing Misery: The 20-Year Attack on Asylum, Kari E. Hong

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Getting it Righted: Access to Counsel in Rapid Removals, Kari E. Hong and Stephen Manning

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

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Expedited Removal and Due Process: A "Testing Crucible of Basic Principle" in the Time of Trump, Daniel Kanstroom

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History and Harvard Law School, Bruce A. Kimball and Daniel R. Coquillette

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An Antitrust-Informed Approach to Regulating Internet Interconnection, Daniel A. Lyons

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E-Rulemaking and the Politicization of the Comment Process, Daniel A. Lyons

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

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The Congressional Review Act and the Toxic Politics of Net Neutrality, Daniel A. Lyons

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Brief of Amici Curiae Consumer Financial Regulation Scholars in Support of Plaintiff-Appellant, English v. Trump, No. 18-5007 (D.C. Cir.), Patricia A. McCoy

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Complementary Macroprudential Regulation of Nonbank Entities and Activities, Patricia A. McCoy, Daniel Schwarcz, and Jeremy Kress

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The Offshore Tax Enforcement Dragnet, Shu-Yi Oei

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The Trouble with Gig Talk: Choice of Narrative and the Worker Classification Fights, Shu-Yi Oei

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Is New Code Section 199A Really Going to Turn Us All into Independent Contractors, Shu-Yi Oei and Diane Ring

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Leak-Driven Law, Shu-Yi Oei and Diane M. Ring