Constitutional Law

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Nonmarital Children and Post-Death Parentage: A Different Path for Inheritance Law?, 48 Santa Clara Law Review 857 (2008)

Historically, nonmarital children were treated as “filius nullius,” the child of no one. American jurisprudence...

 

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Gender and Justice: Parity and the United States Supreme Court, 8 Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law 43 (2007)

There is a deep concern among many American women that only one woman remains on...

 

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Gender and Constitutional Design, 115 Yale Law Journal 2643 (2006)

Does the allocation of power between the legislative and executive branches, and the way we...

 

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The Sway of the Swing Vote: Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and her Influence on Issues of Race, Religion, Gender and Class: Foreword, 4 University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class 207 (2004)
 

Inheritance Law

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Toward Equality: Nonmarital Children and the Uniform Probate Code, 45 University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform 995 (2012)

This Article traces the evolution of the Uniform Probate Code's (UPC) broad equality framework for...

 

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Contemporary Approaches to Trusts and Estates (with Susan N. Gary, Jerome Borison, and Naomi R. Cahn), Book Gallery (2011)

This book uses cases and statutory materials along with exercises and problems to integrate legal...

 

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Nonmarital Children and Post-Death Parentage: A Different Path for Inheritance Law?, 48 Santa Clara Law Review 857 (2008)

Historically, nonmarital children were treated as “filius nullius,” the child of no one. American jurisprudence...

 

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Drafting Attorneys as Fiduciaries: Fashioning an Optimal Ethical Rule for Conflicts of Interest, 66 University of Pittsburgh Law Review 411 (2005)

The American Bar Association recently revised the ethical rules that govern lawyers. Its Ethics 2000...

 

Legal Ethics

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Drafting Attorneys as Fiduciaries: Fashioning an Optimal Ethical Rule for Conflicts of Interest, 66 University of Pittsburgh Law Review 411 (2005)

The American Bar Association recently revised the ethical rules that govern lawyers. Its Ethics 2000...

 

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Teaching Lawyers to be More Than Zealous Advocates, 2001 Wisconsin Law Review 1159 (2001)
 

Women

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Gender and the Crisis in Legal Education: Remaking the Academy in Our Image, 2012 Michigan State Law Review 1745 (2012)

American legal education is in the grip of what some have called an “existential crisis.”...

 
Why So Slow: A Comparative View of Women's Political Leadership, 24 Maryland Journal of International Law 155 (2009)
 

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In a Different Voice: Lessons from Ledbetter, 34 Notre Dame Journal of College & University Law 555 (2008)

Women in academia—among some of the best educated women in America—suffer from the same salary...

 

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The Global Advancement of Women: Barriers and Best Practices - Foreword, 6 University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class 276 (2006)
 

Sports law

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Symposium: Title IX: Women, Athletics and the Law - Foreword, 3 University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class 209 (2003)
 

Freedom of Speech

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Free Speech Rationales After September 11th: The First Amendment in Post-World Trade Center America (with Marin R. Scordato), 13 Stanford Law & Policy Review 185 (2002)
 

Politics

Why So Slow: A Comparative View of Women's Political Leadership, 24 Maryland Journal of International Law 155 (2009)
 

Estates and Trusts

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Contemporary Trusts and Estates - an Experiential Approach (with Jerome Borison, Naomi R. Cahn, and Susan N. Gary), 58 Saint Louis University Law Journal 727 (2014)

In this essay in a special issue dedicated to teaching trusts and estates, the co-authors...

 

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Toward Equality: Nonmarital Children and the Uniform Probate Code, 45 University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform 995 (2012)

This Article traces the evolution of the Uniform Probate Code's (UPC) broad equality framework for...

 

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Contemporary Approaches to Trusts and Estates (with Susan N. Gary, Jerome Borison, and Naomi R. Cahn), Book Gallery (2011)

This book uses cases and statutory materials along with exercises and problems to integrate legal...

 

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American Probate: Protecting the Public, Improving the Process, Book Gallery (2003)

New Hampshire judge and probate attorney John Fairbanks, a court-appointed executor and trustee, stole thousands...

 

Legal Profession

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Law and Leadership: Integrating Leadership Studies into the Law School Curriculum (with Susan McCarty), Book Gallery (2013)

Leadership includes the ability to persuade others to embrace one’s ideas and to act upon...

 

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Gender and the Crisis in Legal Education: Remaking the Academy in Our Image, 2012 Michigan State Law Review 1745 (2012)

American legal education is in the grip of what some have called an “existential crisis.”...

 

Legal Education

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Contemporary Trusts and Estates - an Experiential Approach (with Jerome Borison, Naomi R. Cahn, and Susan N. Gary), 58 Saint Louis University Law Journal 727 (2014)

In this essay in a special issue dedicated to teaching trusts and estates, the co-authors...

 

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Law and Leadership: Integrating Leadership Studies into the Law School Curriculum (with Susan McCarty), Book Gallery (2013)

Leadership includes the ability to persuade others to embrace one’s ideas and to act upon...

 

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Gender and the Crisis in Legal Education: Remaking the Academy in Our Image, 2012 Michigan State Law Review 1745 (2012)

American legal education is in the grip of what some have called an “existential crisis.”...