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The full text of scholarship produced by Duke Law faculty members can also be found in the Law School's Faculty Scholarship Repository, and in links from individual faculty members' bibliographies on the Faculty Profile pages.

Kerry Abrams

Articles & Essays

Emilie K. Aguirre

Forthcoming

Articles & Essays

Lawrence G. Baxter

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Jennifer L. Behrens

Forthcoming

  • On the Scent: A History of ‘The King of the Foxes’ Autograph Manuscript, in Regulation and Imagination: Legal & Literary Perspectives on Fox Hunting ()

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Stuart M. Benjamin

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • Striking Language from the Trump Administration's Complaint in United States v. John Bolton, The Volokh Conspiracy ()

Donald H. Beskind

Books

Joseph Blocher

Forthcoming

Works in Progress

Articles & Essays

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James Boyle

Books

Articles & Essays

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Rachel Brewster

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Samuel W. Buell

Forthcoming

Articles & Essays

  • L'importanza della regolamentazione delle indagini interne nella giustizia negoziata degli enti, in Internal Investigations: Best Practices e istanze di regolamentazione 3-66 (Francesco Centonze & Stefania Giavazzi, eds., )  (Italian translation of The Law of Corporate Investigations and the Global Expansion of Corporate Criminal Liability, 93 Southern California Law Review 697-761 (2020)) (with Jennifer Arlen)
  • Pointing Guns, 99 Texas Law Review 1173-1200 () (with others)

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Jake Charles

Forthcoming

  • New Histories of Gun Rights and Regulation: Essays on the Place of Guns in American Law (Oxford University Press, ) (editor with others)
  • The Promise (and Peril) of Libertarian Solutions to Gun Violence, 40 Criminal Justice Ethics () (reviewing Ian Ayres & Fredrick E. Vars, Weapon of Choice: Fighting Gun Violence While Respecting Gun Rights (2020))
  • An Overview of Gun Registration in U.S. History, in New Histories of Gun Rights and Regulation: Essays on the Place of Guns in American Law (Joseph Blocher, Jacob D. Charles & Darrell A. H. Miller, eds., ) (with Genesa Cefali)
  • The Trajectory of Federal Gun CrimesUniversity of Pennsylvania Law Review () (with Brandon L. Garrett)

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Doriane Lambelet Coleman

Books

Issues Edited

  • Sex in Law, 85 Law and Contemporary Problems (No. 1, ) (with Kimberly D. Krawiec)

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

James E. Coleman, Jr.

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

James D. Cox

Works in Progress

Books

  • Corporations  (West Academic, 16th ed. 2016; Gilbert, 17th ed. 2021) (Gilbert Law Summaries) (with others)
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Aspen Law & Business, Wolters Kluwer 2013-, 1991, 2d ed. 1997, 3d ed. 2001, 4th ed. 2004, 5th ed. 2006, 6th ed. 2009, 7th ed. 2013, 8th ed. 2017, 9th ed. 2019, 10th ed. ) (with others)

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • Will It Float?: The Legitimacy of the SEC’s Authority for Climate Risk Disclosures, CLS Blue Sky Blog ()

John M. de Figueiredo

Forthcoming

  • The Timing of Lobbying, in Corruption, Business Law, and Business Ethics (Philip Nichols, ed., )

Articles & Essays

Elisabeth D. de Fontenay

Forthcoming

  • Side Letter GovernanceWashington University Law Review () (with Yaron Nili)
  • The Use of Debt in Corporate Finance, in Encyclopedia of Law and Economics: Corporate Law and Economics (A. Badawi ed., )

Articles & Essays

Walter E. Dellinger III

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Deborah A. DeMott

Forthcoming

  • Resale Payment Rights for Artists, in Art Law: Cases and Controversies (Paul E. Bain ed., )
  • The Platform as Agent, in Intermediaries in Commercial Law (Paul S. Davies & Tan Cheng-Han, eds., )
  • Rogue Brokers and the Limits of Agency Law, in Cambridge Handbook of Investor Protection (Arthur B. Laby, ed., )

Articles & Essays

Charles J. Dunlap, Jr.

Forthcoming

  • Civil-Military Relations, in National Security Law and Policy: A Reader (Melanie Marlowe & Thomas Karako, eds., )
  • Why the Military Professionalism: Sky Is Not Falling, in Civil-Military Relations ()

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Ofer Eldar

Forthcoming

Works in Progress

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • To Make a Difference, Businesses Must Have a Stake in Social Missions, ProMarket ()

Shane Ellison

Articles & Essays

Kate Evans

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Nita A. Farahany

Books

Articles & Essays

  • Advancing the Ethical Dialogue About Monkey/Human Chimeric Embryos, 184 Cell 1962-1963 () (with Henry T. Greely)
  • Neuroethics: Fostering Collaborations to Enable Neuroscientific Discovery, 11 AJOB Neuroscience 148-154 () (with Khara M. Ramos)
  • Proof of Vaccination Will Be Very Valuable — and Easy to Abuse ()

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Gina-Gail S. Fletcher

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Michael D. Frakes

Works in Progress

Articles & Essays

Brandon L. Garrett

Forthcoming

Works in Progress

  • Innocence Presumptions () (with Gregory Mitchell)
  • Towards a Right to Prison Health () (with others)

Books

Articles & Essays

Anne Gordon

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Crystal Grant

Articles & Essays

Sara Sternberg Greene

Forthcoming

  • Credit Scoring Duality, 86 Law and Contemporary Problems () (with Pamela Foohey)
  • Elderly Poverty, in Law and the 100-Year Life (Abbe Gluck & Anne Alstott, eds., )
  • Judging Without a J.D.Columbia Law Review () (with Kristen Renberg)

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Lisa Kern Griffin

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Ben K. Grunwald

Forthcoming

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Laurence R. Helfer

Forthcoming

  • African Sub-Regional Approaches to Human Rights, in Oxford Handbook of Comparative Human Rights Law (Neha Jain & Mila Versteeg ed., ) (with Jo Um Eom)
  • State Silence in the European Human Rights System, in The Silence of States Across International Law (Danae Azaria, ed., ) (with Olivia C. Daniels)
  • The Marrakesh VIP Treaty: Using the Tools of IP law to Advance Human Rights, in Improving Intellectual Property Law (Susy Frankel et al., eds., )
  • Treaty Withdrawals in a Turbulent World: A Retrospective on “Exiting Treaties” , in Leading Works in International Law (Donna Lyons, ed., )

Works in Progress

  • Overseeing Human Rights: Assessing the Impact of the Facebook Oversight Board () (with Molly Land)

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • Russia and the European Human Rights System: Doing the Right Thing … but for the Right Legal Reason?, EJIL:Talk! () (with Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou)
  • Is the Facebook Oversight Board an International Human Rights Tribunal?, Lawfare () (with Molly K. Land)

Donald L. Horowitz

Books

Jayne Huckerby

Articles & Essays

  • Closing International Law's Innocence Gap, 95 Southern California Law Review 311-364 () (with others)
  • Feminist Theories of International Law, in Elgar Encyclopedia of Human Rights (Christina Binder, Manfred Nowak, Jane A. Hofbauer and Philipp Janig, eds., )

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Jennifer Jenkins

Forthcoming

  • Music Copyright, Creativity, and Culture (Oxford University Press, )

Books

Articles & Essays

Trina Jones

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • 'Too Often Overlooked': Black Women Are Nearly Absent From the Federal Bench—It's Time to Change That, Law.com () (with Catherine Smith)
  • What Do We Teach Our Students About Law and Justice?, Medium () (with Kimberly Jade Norwood)

David F. Levi

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Marin K. Levy

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • The Status of Non-Binding Authority, Jotwell ()
  • Republicans Have Already Packed State Supreme Courts, Washington Post ()

Nicole Ligon

Forthcoming

  • SLAPP Slop: Fixing the Sloppy Anti-SLAPP Statutory Regimes, Albany Law Review ()
  • Virtual AssaultUniversity of Illinois Law Review ()

Articles & Essays

H. Timothy Lovelace, Jr.

Forthcoming

  • The World is on Our Side: The U.S. and the U.N. Race Convention (Cambridge University Press, )

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Darrell A. H. Miller

Forthcoming

  • New Histories of Gun Rights and Regulation: Essays on the Place of Guns in American Law (Oxford University Press, ) (editor with others)
  • Prohibitions on Private Armies in State Constitutions, in New Histories of Gun Rights and Regulation: Essays on the Place of Guns in American Law and Society (Joseph Blocher, Jacob D. Charles, and Darrell A. H. Miller, eds., )

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Lidiya Mishchenko

Articles & Essays

  • A Functional Approach to Agency (In)Action, 75 SMU Law Review  117-150 ()

Madeline Morris

Forthcoming

  • Combatants, Brigands, and Rebels: The Law of Transnational Terrorism (Oxford University Press, )

Michelle Benedict Nowlin

Articles & Essays

Michele Okoh

Forthcoming

  • A Drop in the Bucket: North Carolina’s Neglected Water Problem--Private Well Water Contamination, North Carolina Civil Rights Law Review () (with Claire Mullaney)
  • America Erased, in Facing the Worst Climate Case: The Role of Law ()
  • Environmental Impacts on Maternal Health, in Practical Playbook III: Working Together to Improve Maternal Health (N.D. Hernandez, ed., )
  • Forgotten Waters, Georgetown Law Journal ()

Articles & Essays

  • Adapting to a 4°C World, 52 Environmental Law Reporter 10211-10239 () (with others)
  • The Need for Social Support From Law Schools During the Era of Social Distancing, 16 FIU Law review  117-132 () (with Inès Ndonko Nnoko)

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • America Erased, GreenLaw ()
  • Race & Equity in Durham, Community Blog (Durham Committee on the Affairs Of Black People) ()

H. Jefferson Powell

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • History Tells Us Black Americans Need Better Legal Protection, Law360 ()

Shitong Qiao

Forthcoming

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • A Rural-Urban Crossroads in Chinese Law: Qiao Shitong on the Development and Future of Chinese Eminent Domain, Bulletin -- Columbia Journal of Transnational Law () (with Marc Chien)
  • Breaking Old Land Monopoly in Hong Kong to Resolve the City’s Housing Crisis, South China Morning Post () (with Roderick M. Hills, Jr.)
  • Development Rights for All, 1 USALI Perspectives () (with Roderick M. Hills, Jr.)
  • Here Is How TDRs Outweigh Lantau Reclamation Plan, South China Morning Post (, at p2) (with Roderick M. Hills, Jr.)

Arti K. Rai

Forthcoming

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Sarah Bloom Raskin

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Lee Reiners

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Barak D. Richman

Articles & Essays

  • Professional Self-Regulation in Medicine: Will the Rise of Intelligent Tools Mean the End to Peer Review?, in The Future of Medical Device Regulation: Innovation and Protection 244-255 (I. Glenn Cohen, Timo Minssen, W. Nicholson Price II, Christopher Robertson, Carmel Shachar, eds., ) (with Anthony P. Weiss)
  • Will CMS Find Aducanumab Reasonable and Necessary for Alzheimer Disease After FDA Approval?, JAMA () (with others)
  • Macromedical Regulation, 82 Ohio State Law Journal 727-777 () (with Steven L. Schwarcz)
  • On Skepticism, Modesty, and Embracing Those With Whom We Disagree: A Rejoinder, 82 Ohio State Law Journal 869-877 () (with Steven L. Schwarcz)
  • Reducing Administrative Costs in US Health Care: Assessing Single Payer and Its Alternatives, 56 Health Services Research 615-625 () (with others)
  • Telemedicine and Medical Licensure — Potential Paths for Reform, 384 New England Journal of Medicine 687-690 () (with others)
  • The No Surprises Act and Informed Financial Consent, 385 New England Journal of Medicine 1348-1351 () (with others)

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • A Cancer Patient’s Brutal Commute, Wall Street Journal () (with Ateev Mehrotra)
  • Cutting the Gordian Knot of Employee Health Care Benefits and Costs: A Corporate Model Built on Employee Choice, Health Affairs Forefront () (with Regina E. Herzlinger)
  • Preparing Hospitals for the Next Pandemic, Harvard Business Review () (with Regina Herzlinger)
  • How to Quiet the Megaphones of Facebook, Google and Twitter, Wall Street Journal () (with Francis Fukuyama)
  • Give Employees Cash to Purchase Their Own Insurance, Harvard Business Review () (with Regina Herzlinger)
  • How to Save Democracy From Technology: Ending Big Tech’s Information Monopoly,  Foreign Affairs () (with others)

Stephen E. Roady

Richard L. Schmalbeck

Forthcoming

  • Substance Over Form in Transfer Tax Adjudication, Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review () (with Jay Soled)

Steven L. Schwarcz

Forthcoming

Works in Progress

Issues Edited

Articles & Essays

Emily N. Strauss

Forthcoming

Works in Progress

Michael E. Tigar

Articles & Essays

  • The Point Is to Change It, 73 Monthly review () (reviewing Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, An Indigenous People’s History of the United States (2015), David Vine, The United States of War: A Global History of America’s Endless Conflicts, From Columbus to the Islamic State (2021))

Jeff Ward

Issues Edited

  • Black Box Artificial Intelligence and the Rule of Law, 84 Law and Contemporary Problems (No. 3, ) (with others)

Articles & Essays

Jane R. Wettach

Works in Progress

Articles & Essays

Jonathan B. Wiener

Forthcoming

Articles & Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

Brandee Woolard

Works in Progress

  • Protecting Intellectual Property When an Employee Leaves: Companion White Paper to Association of Corporate Counsel Panel on October 13, 2021 ()

Ernest A. Young

Forthcoming

Articles & Essays

Lawrence A. Zelenak

Forthcoming

  • A Half-Century With the Internal Revenue Code: The Memoirs of Stanley S. Surrey (Carolina Academic Press, ) (editor with Ajay Mehrotra)

Articles & Essays

  • 1924, 2021: Taxes of the Ultrarich, and Mark-to-Market Reforms, 172 Tax Notes Federal 583-592 ()
  • The American Families Plan and the Future of the Mass Income Tax, 172 Tax Notes Federal 1277- 1288 ()
  • The Deductibility of Capital Losses in a Mark-to-Market Regime, 172 Tax Notes Federal 1965-1972 ()

Alex Zhang

Forthcoming

  • Global Animal Law Research: Strategies and Resources (Carolina Academic Press, ) (editor with K. Ott)

Newspaper Articles and Commentary