The Definition of Bigamy

Gerard Magliocca

Gerard N. Magliocca is the Samuel R. Rosen Professor at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. Professor Magliocca is the author of three books and over twenty articles on constitutional law and intellectual property. He received his undergraduate degree from Stanford, his law degree from Yale, and joined the faculty after two years as an attorney at Covington and Burling and one year as a law clerk for Judge Guido Calabresi on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Professor Magliocca has received the Best New Professor Award and the Black Cane (Most Outstanding Professor) from the student body, and in 2008 held the Fulbright-Dow Distinguished Research Chair of the Roosevelt Study Center in Middelburg, The Netherlands. He was elected to the American Law Institute (ALI) in 2013.

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3 Responses

  1. cong ty luat says:

    I think it is useful with me :)

  2. Joe says:

    The “purports” language is also an issue.

    Yes. I do think the law troubling and worthy of a good opinion. Many the appeals court will manage to provide it.

    The table of contents and subject headings does help one trudge thru things. Volokh Conspiracy has a few posts on the subject for those interested.

  3. Kaimi says:

    It’s a — yeah, it’s a long opinion. Loooong.

    For more on the fascinating historical background of the law in question, see the earlier CoOp discussion at