Author: UC Davis Law Review


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 52:1 (November 2018)

Symposium — Immigration Law & Resistance: Ensuring a Nation of Immigrants

Citizenship Matters: Conceptualizing Belonging in an Era of Fragile Inclusions
Jennifer M. Chacón

Precious Cargo
Grace Chang

The Economics of Immigration Reform
Howard F. Chang

Chevron and Citizenship
Gabriel J. Chin, Nicholas Starkman & Steven Vong

Inclusive Immigrant Justice: Racial Animus and the Origins of Crime-Based Deportation
Alina Das

Deconstructing Crimmigration
César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández

Do Apprehensions of Undocumented Immigrants Reduce Crime and Create Jobs? Evidence from U.S. Districts, 2000-2015
Annie Laurie Hines & Giovanni Peri

Beyond DACA — Defying Employer Sanctions Through Civil Disobedience
Bill Ong Hing

Lessons About the Future of Immigration Law from the Rise and Fall of DACA
Kevin R. Johnson

What We Talk About When We Talk About Sanctuary Cities
Michael Kagan

Big Immigration Law
Stephen Manning & Juliet Stumpf

Arguing About Sanctuary
Hiroshi Motomura

States of Desire: How Immigration Law Allows States to Attract Desired Immigrants
Leticia M. Saucedo

Reconsidering Money Bail in Immigration Detention
Jayashri Srikantiah

The New Sanctuary and Anti-Sanctuary Movements
Rose Cuison Villazor & Pratheepan Gulasekaram


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 51:5 (June 2018)


Guns N’ Ganja: How Federalism Criminalizes the Lawful Use of Marijuana
Ira P. Robbins

Announcing the “Clean Hands” Doctrine
T. Leigh Anenson

Against Nonmarital Exceptionalism
Albertina Antognini

From Idealists to Hired Guns? An Empirical Analysis of “Public Interest Drift” in Law School
John Bliss

Supreme Irrelevance: The Court’s Abdication in Criminal Procedure Jurisprudence
Tonja Jacobi & Ross Berlin

Protecting LLC Owners While Preserving LLC Flexibility
Peter Molk

Incapacitating Motherhood
Priscilla A. Ocen

Public Choice Theory, the Constitution, and Public Understanding of the Copyright System
W. Michael Schuster


Neuroscience, Artificial Intelligence, CRISPR — and Dogs and Cats
Henry T. Greely

Denying Trademark for Scandalous Speech
Ned Snow



UC Davis Law Review, Issue 51:4 (April 2018)


Sovereign Patent Funds
Xuan-Thao Nguyen

DNA Copyright in the Administrative State
Dan L. Burk

The Natural Property Rights Straitjacket: The Takings Clause, Taxation, and Excessive Rigidity
Eric Kades

Enhancing Patent Damages
Dmitry Karshtedt

Workers in the “Gig” Economy: The Case for Extending the Antitrust Labor Exemption
Marina Lao

The Yates Memorandum
Gideon Mark

Unforeseen Land Uses: The Effect of Marijuana Legalization on Land Conservation Programs
Jessica Owley


A Proposal for Proper Procedure: The Aid-in-Dying Process for Californians with Disabilities
Michael Benassini

Surrogacy in California: Replacing Section 7962 of the California Family Code with a Two-Part Hybrid Best Interests Test
Matthew Demopoulos


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 51:2 (December 2017)

Symposium — Future-Proofing Law: From rDNA to Robots (Part 2)

Special Lecture: National Security and the Loaded Weapon
Ben Wizner

Dr. Robot
Jane R. Bambauer

Artificial Intelligence Policy: A Primer and Roadmap
Ryan Calo

Cops, Docs, and Code: A Dialogue Between Big Data in Health Care and Predictive Policing
I. Glenn Cohen & Harry S. Graver

The Internet of Things as a Global Policy Frontier
Laura DeNardis & Mark Raymond

The Desert of the Unreal: Inequality in Virtual and Augmented Reality
Mary Anne Franks

DIY Bio: Hacking Life in Biotech’s Backyard
Lisa C. Ikemoto

Private Security Robots, Artificial Intelligence, and Deadly Force
Elizabeth E. Joh

Authorship, Disrupted: AI Authors in Copyright and First Amendment Law
Margot E. Kaminski

Democratic Engagement and the Republic of Science
Peter Lee

Playing with the Data: What Legal Scholars Should Learn About Machine Learning
David Lehr & Paul Ohm

The Race-Neutral Workplace of the Future
Nancy Leong

Tempting Trespass or Suggesting Sociability? Augmented Reality and the Right to Include
Molly Shaffer Van Houweling


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 51:1 (November 2017)

Symposium — Future-Proofing Law: From rDNA to Robots

Future-Proofing Law
Anupam Chander

A Simpler World? On Pruning Risks and Harvesting Fruits in an Orchard of Whispering Algorithms
Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar

The Real Law of Virtual Reality
Mark A. Lemley & Eugene Volokh

The Governance of Data and Data Flows in Trade Agreements: The Pitfalls of Legal Adaptation
Mira Burri

Law for the Platform Economy
Julie E. Cohen

Mismatched Regulation: Genetically Modified Mosquitoes and the Coordinated Framework for Biotechnology
Albert C. Lin

Resilience: A New Tool in the Risk Governance Toolbox for Emerging Technologies
Gary E. Marchant & Yvonne A. Stevens


Effectuating the Benefits of the Twombly Plausibility Standard in Patent Infringement Cases: Application of Rule 9 Post-Abrogation of Rule 84
Elizabeth Chang

The Forced Choice of Dignified Disposal: Government Mandate of Interment or Cremation of Fetal Remains
Elizabeth Kimball Key

Privacy and Criminal Certainty: A New Approach to the Application of the Private Search Doctrine to Electronic Storage Devices
Joseph Little


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 50:5 (June 2017)


Wrongful Benefit & Arctic Drilling
Nicolas Cornell & Sarah E. Light

The Materiality of Sponsorship Confusion
Matthew B. Kugler

When Patents Claim Preexisting Knowledge
Sean B. Seymore

Choosing Marriage
Kaiponanea T. Matsumura

The Absurdity of Crime-Based Deportation
Kari Hong

Amending Patent Eligibility
David O. Taylor

Reconceptualizing the Whistleblower’s Dilemma
Miriam H. Baer


Penalties and Reasonable Cause: Have You Exercised Ordinary Business Care and Prudence?
Russell A. Sternshein


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 50:4 (April 2017)


Who Counts for One Person, One Vote?
Nathaniel Persily

The Interaction of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act After Young v. UPS
Deborah A. Widiss

Stitches for Snitches: Lawyers as Whistleblowers
Dennis J. Ventry, Jr.

Water and Taxes
Dave Owen

McDonnell and Anti-Corruption’s Last Stand
Jacob Eisler

Performative Privacy
Scott Skinner-Thompson

The First Amendment Right to a Remedy
Benjamin Plener Cover


Trust and Antitrust: State-Based Restrictions in Telemedicine
Wynter K. Miller


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 50:3 (February 2017)


Justice Visualized: Courts and the Body Camera Revolution
Mary D. Fan

Implementing Proportionality
Perry L. Moriearty

Judging Immigration Equity: Deportation and Proportionality in the Supreme Court
Jason A. Cade

Analyzing Social Impairments Under Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act
Susan D. Carle

How Big Data Can Increase Originalism’s Methodological Rigor: Using Corpus Linguistics to Reveal Original Language Conventions
Lee J. Strang

Papers from the Conference on California Agriculture: Water, Labor, and Immigration

Some Reflections on Contemporary Issues in California Farm Labor
William B. Gould IV

The Power of a Presumption: California as a Laboratory for Unauthorized Immigrant Workers’ Rights
Kati L. Griffith


Vindication of Federal Statutory Rights: The Future of Cost-Based Challenges to Arbitration Clauses After American Express v. Italian Colors Restaurant and Green Tree v. Randolph
Olga Bykov

Policing Reasonable Accommodations for Individuals with Disabilities
Kelley B. Harrington


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 50:2 (December 2016)

Symposium — Disjointed Regulation: State Efforts to Legalize Marijuana

Keynote Speech — The Surprising Collapse of Marijuana Prohibition: What Now?
Richard J. Bonnie

Marijuana Legalization and Horizontal Federalism
Brianne J. Gorod

Legal Cannabis in the U.S.: Not Whether but How?
Sam Kamin

Tax Benefits of Government-Owned Marijuana Stores
Benjamin M. Leff

The Colors of Cannabis: Race and Marijuana
Steven W. Bender

The Economics of Workplace Drug Testing
Jeremy Kidd, Ph.D.

Marijuana Legalization and Pretextual Stops
Alex Kreit

Legalizing Marijuana and Abating Environmental Harm: An Overblown Promise?
Michael Vitiello

Legal status of Marijuana and Hemp Oil in 50 states
James Reed

Drug War and Peace
Erik Luna


UC Davis Law Review, Issue 50:1 (November 2016)


Miranda 2.0
Tonja Jacobi

Unearthing Summary Judgment’s Concealed Standard of Review
Jonathan Remy Nash

The Hostile Poison Pill
Christine Hurt

Bad Medicine: Parents, the State, and the Charge of “Medical Child Abuse”
Maxine Eichner

Externality Entrepreneurism
Lisa Grow Sun & Brigham Daniels

Conspiracy as Contract
Laurent Sacharoff

Appealing to Congress
Justin Collings


The Electronic “Sign-in-Wrap” Contract: Issues of Notice and Assent, the Average Internet User Standard, and Unconscionability
Erin Canino