Restitution and the Production of Legal Doctrine, Washington and Lee Law Review (2008)


Public Law, Private Law, and Legal Science, American Journal of Comparative Law (2008)

This essay explores the historical and conceptual connections between private law and nineteenth century classical...



Restitution in America: Why the U.S. Refuses to Join in the Global Restitution Party, Oxford Journal of Legal Studies (2008)

In the past generation, restitution law has emerged as global phenomenon. From its Oxbridge home...



Restating Restitution: A Study in Contemporary Common Law Conceptualism, Villanova Law Review (2007)

The ALI’s Restatement (Third) of Restitution provides one of the most interesting expressions of contemporary...



Jesus' Legal Theory - A Rabbinic Reading, Journal of Law and Religion (2007)

This article locates the ancient debates between Jesus and the Talmudic rabbis within the discourse...



Legal Theology: The Turn to Conceptualism in Nineteenth-Century Jewish Law, The Journal of Law and Religion (2006)

This Article is a first-ever attempt to introduce the Briskers—an influential school of late nineteenth...



Interpreting Immunity: Qualified Immunity and the Common Law Tradition, U. Penn. J. of Const. Law (2005)

This paper offers an examination and critique of the Supreme Court’s doctrine of qualified immunity—the...