My academic focus has been upon the development of legal rights and better welfare conditions for animals. This is done within the context of existing property law, seeking change by modification and expansion of existing concepts. I have four primary law review articles now finished and seek to bring together all the various strands of thought together in the next year or so, perhaps in a book form. Comments and Suggestions are welcome.
Living Property: A New Status for Animals within the Legal System, Marquette L. Rev. (2010)
This article develops the proposition that non-human animals can possess and exercise legal rights. This...