Author: UC Davis Law Review


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 49:5 (June 2016)


Against Administrative Judges
Kent Barnett

Collaboration Theory: A Theory of the Charitable Tax-Exempt Nonprofit Corporation
Eric C. Chaffee

FERC’s Expansive Authority to Transform the Electric Grid
Joel B. Eisen

The Unresolved Interpretive Ambiguity of Patent Claims
Oskar Liivak

Innovation Law and Policy: Preserving the Future of Personalized Medicine
Rachel E. Sachs


The Relationships Between Speech and Conduct
Jane R. Bambauer


No Paper? No Problem: Ushering in Electronic Wills Through California’s “Harmless Error” Provision
Gökalp Y. Gürer

Warning Third Parties of Genetic Risks in the Era of Personalized Medicine
Kanu Song


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 49:4 (April 2016)


Information Fiduciaries and the First Amendment
Jack M. Balkin


The Pendulum Swings: Reconsidering Corporate Criminal Prosecution
David M. Uhlmann

Predatory Management Buyouts
Iman Anabtawi

Bankrupt Rivers
Rhett Larson & Kelly Kennedy

Safe Harbors, Sure Shipwrecks
Susan C. Morse

Arctic Energy Cooperation
Hari M. Osofsky, Jessica Shadian & Sara L. Fechtelkotter


Navigating the Uber Economy
Benjamin Means & Joseph A. Seiner


Definitional Avoidance: Arbitration’s Common-Law Meaning and the Federal Arbitration Act
Niall Mackay Roberts


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 49:3 (February 2016)


How Litigants Evaluate the Characteristics of Legal Procedures: A Multi-Court Empirical Study
Donna Shestowsky

Absurdity and Excessively Delayed Executions
Russell L. Christopher

Constitutional Stickiness
Ozan O. Varol

Patent Asymmetries
Sean B. Seymore

Recognizing Rights in Real Time: The Role of Google in the EU Right to Be Forgotten
Edward Lee

Contract Meta-Interpretation
Shawn Bayern


Developing a First Amendment Framework for the Regulation of Online Educational Data: Examining California’s Student Online Personal Information Protection Act
Katherine P. McGrath


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 49:2 (December 2015)

Symposium — Corruption and Compliance: Promoting Integrity in a Global Economy

Keynote by Jay Jorgensen
Jay T. Jorgensen & C. Kevin Marshall

Deconstructing Duty Free: Investor-State Arbitration as Private Anti-Bribery Enforcement
Andrew Brady Spalding

Measuring the Impact of Non-Prosecution and Deferred Prosecution Agreements on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement
Mike Koehler

The Mystery of Declinations Under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: A Proposal to Incentivize Compliance
Beverley Earle & Anita Cava

Using Form to Counter Corruption: The Promise of the Public Benefit Corporation
Joseph W. Yockey

The Good Bribe
Philip M. Nichols

How China’s Crackdown on Corruption Has Led to Less Transparency in the Enforcement of China’s Anti-Bribery Laws
Daniel C.K. Chow

Is There a Right to Be Free from Corruption?
Anita Ramasastry

Corruption in India: A Violation of Human Rights
C. Raj Kumar

Please join us January 29 for our 2016 Symposium, Disjointed Regulation: State Efforts to Legalize Marijuana.


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 49:1 (November 2015)


“When Mercy Seasons Justice”: Interstate Recognition of Ex-Offender Rights
Wayne A. Logan

Free Speech Without Democracy
Ashutosh Bhagwat

Gaming the System: The Exemption of Professional Sports Teams from the Fair Labor Standards Act
Charlotte S. Alexander & Nathaniel Grow

The Oedipus Hex: Regulating Family After Marriage Equality
Courtney Megan Cahill

Leaky Covenants-Not-to-Compete as the Legal Infrastructure for Innovation
Robert W. Gomulkiewicz

Justice at War: Military Tribunals and Article III
Peter Margulies


Kickstart My Lawsuit: Fraud and Justice in Rewards-Based Crowdfunding
Christopher Moores


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 48:5 (June 2015)


Rethinking Religious Minorities’ Political Power
Hillel Y. Levin

The Governance Function of Constitutional Property
Lynda L. Butler

The Viability of Enterprise Jurisdiction: A Case Study of the Big Four Accounting Firms
Hannah L. Buxbaum

Dynamic Incorporation of the General Part: Criminal Law’s Missing (Hyper)Link
Eric A. Johnson

The Electric Grid at a Crossroads: A Regional Approach to Siting Transmission Lines
Alexandra B. Klass

Dividing Crime, Multiplying Punishments
John F. Stinneford


Wine Online: Fermenting the Role of Third Party Providers from California to New York
Alana Lenore Joyce

Adopting Solutions to Orphan Drug Shortages
Helen Liu


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 48:4 (April 2015)


Superstar Judges as Entrepreneurs: The Untold Story of Fraud-on-the-Market
Margaret V. Sachs

Breaking the Fever: A New Construct for Regulating Overtreatment
Isaac D. Buck

Digital Patent Infringement in an Era of 3D Printing
Timothy R. Holbrook & Lucas S. Osborn

Leaking and Legitimacy
Margaret B. Kwoka

Constraining White House Political Control of Agency Rulemaking Through the Duty of Reasoned Explanation
Sidney A. Shapiro & Richard Murphy

Patents, Partnerships, and the Pre-Competitive Collaboration Myth in Pharmaceutical Innovation
Liza S. Vertinsky


FERC and USACE: The Necessity of Coordination in Implementation of the Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act
Shannon Morrissey


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 48:3 (February 2015)


Schrödinger’s Cybersecurity
Derek E. Bambauer

Unsexing the Fourth Amendment
I. Bennett Capers

Blurred Lines: Are Non-Attorneys Who Represent Parties in Arbitrations Involving Statutory Claims Practicing Law?
Sarah Rudolph Cole

Waking the Furman Giant
Sam Kamin & Justin Marceau

Trading Dams
Dave Owen & Colin Apse

Federalism and Local Environmental Regulation
Shannon M. Roesler


SB 568: Does California’s Online Eraser Button Protect the Privacy of Minors?
James Lee


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 48:2 (December 2014)

Symposium — Not Equal Yet: Building upon Foundations of Relationship Equality

Law Review Symposium 2014 — Keynote by Erwin Chemerinsky
Erwin Chemerinsky

Standing Up for Direct Democracy: Who Can Be Empowered Under Article III to Defend Initiatives in Federal Court?
Vikram David Amar

United States v. Windsor, Marriage, and the Dangers of Discernment
David B. Cruz

Constitutional Crossroads and the Canon of Rational Basis Review
Katie R. Eyer

Evaluating the Methodology of Social Science Research on Sexual Orientation and Parenting: A Tale of Three Studies
Gregory M. Herek

The Perils of Family Law Localism
Courtney G. Joslin

Children as Proto-Citizens: Equal Protection, Citizenship, and Lessons from the Child-Centered Cases
Catherine E. Smith and Susannah W. Pollvogt

The Jurisprudence of Denigration
Steven D. Smith

When Governments Insulate Dissenters from Social Change: What Hobby Lobby and Abortion Conscience Clauses Teach About Specific Exemptions
Robin Fretwell Wilson


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 48:1 (November 2014)


Rights Speech
Timothy Zick

Vertical Power
Michael S. Green

Immigration Law and the Myth of Comprehensive Registration
Nancy Morawetz & Natasha Fernández-Silber

Toward a New Equilibrium in Personal Jurisdiction
Charles W. “Rocky” Rhodes & Cassandra Burke Robertson

The (Un)Enforcement of Corporate Officers’ Duties
Megan W. Shaner

Against Confidentiality
Dru Stevenson


California Dreamin’: Tax Scholarship in a Time of Fiscal Crisis
Joseph Bankman & Paul L. Caron


Windsor, FAFSA, and Retroactivity: A Critique of the Department of Education’s Guidance on Same-Sex Spousal Reporting
John Ormonde