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 2019

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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

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Tax Issues in the Sharing Economy: Implications for Workers, Shu-Yi Oei and Diane M. Ring

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The Legacy of Civil Rights and the Opportunity for Transactional Law Clinics, Lynnise E. Pantin

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The Wealth Gap and the Racial Disparities in the Startup Ecosystem, Lynnise E. Pantin

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

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Semantic Hygiene for the Law of Regulatory Takings, Due Process, and Unconstitutional Conditions—Making Use of a Muddy Supreme Court Exactions Case, Zygmunt J.B. Plater and Michael O'Loughlin

The Impact of the 2017 Act's Tax Rate Changes on Choice of Entity, James R. Repetti

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Tax Issues in the Sharing Economy: Implications for Workers, Diane Ring and Shu-Yi Oei

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Comment of Legal Scholars on OCC's Community Reinvestment Act ANPR (Docket ID OCC-2018-0008), Vincent Rougeau and Patricia A. McCoy

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Collaborations between the Juvenile Justice System and Home Visiting Programs, Francine Sherman, Jessica Greenstone Winestone, and Rebecca Fauth

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Healthcare Promises for Public Employees, Natalya Shnitser

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Coding with the Building Blocks of the Web, Nick Szydlowski

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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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Case Study 3: Movement Lawyers and Community Organizers in Litigation: Issues of Finances and Collaboration, Paul R. Tremblay and Baher Azmy

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Massachusetts Bar Discipline: History, Practice, and Procedure, Paul R. Tremblay, Jeffrey D. Woolf, Paul Rezendes, Nancy E. Kaufman, and Constance V. Vecchione

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The "Guarantee" Clause, Ryan C. Williams

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The Immediacy of Economic and Social Rights, Katharine Young

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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Institutional Conditions of Contemporary Legal Thought, Paulo D. Barrozo

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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, Kent Greenfield and Daniel A. Rubens

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Redefining “Particularly Serious Crimes” in Refugee Law, Mary Holper

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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