Dean’s Bookshelf of Selected Faculty Publications

Dean’s Bookshelf Summer 2021

Books and Monographs

Richard Pomp
A Report to the Connecticut Office of Policy and Management Regarding Proposed Payroll Tax (2021).

Treatises and Casebooks

Mark Janis
International Law (8th ed. 2021)

Articles and Book Chapters

Jon Bauer
Obscured by "Willful Blindness": States' Preventive Obligations and the Meaning of Acquiescence Under the Convention Against Torture, 52 COLUM. HUM. RTS. L. REV. 738 (2021).

Mathilde Cohen
The Law of Self-Eating—Milk, Placenta, and Feces Consumption, 3 L. TECH. & HUM. 109 (2021).

The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on North American Milk Banks, MATERNAL & CHILD NUTRITION e13234 (2021) (with Tanya Cassidy).

Pizza, Pasta, and Gelato: The Legal Construction of “Made in Italy,” JOTWELL (May 26, 2021) (reviewing Jorge Esquirol, ed., Made in Italy: The Law of Food, Wine, and Design, 14 FIU L. Rev. (2021).

Kiel Brennan-Marquez
Ballership, 53 CONN. L. REV. ONLINE (2021).

Beware of Giant Tech Companies Bearing Jurisprudential Gifts, 134 HARV. L. REV. F. 434 (2021).

The Trial Lottery, 56 WAKE FOREST L. REV. 1 (2021) (with Darryl Brown and Stephen Henderson).

John Cogan
The Failed Economics of Consumer-Driven Health Plans, 54 U.C. DAVIS L. REV. 1353 (2021).

Miguel de Figueiredo
Reputational Economies of Scale, 65 INT’L REV. L. & ECON. 1 (2021) (with Dan Klerman).

Jessica de Perio Wittman
A Trend You Can’t Ignore: Social Media as Government Records and Its Impact on the Interpretation of the Law, 31 ALB. L.J. SCI. & TECH (2021).

Mark Janis
Connecticut 1818: From Theocracy to Toleration, 52 CONN. L. REV. 1701 (2021).

Richard Kay
Response to the Contributors, 52 CONN. L. REV. 1719 (2021).

Molly Land
Hate Speech on Social Media: Towards a Context-Specific Content Moderation Policy, 52 CONN. L. REV. 1029 (2021) (with Richard Ashby Wilson).

Peter Lindseth
Institutional Change and the Continuity of Law, 55 CONN. L. REV. 1473 (2021).

Willajeanne McLean
Who Are You Wearing? Avatars, Blackface and Commodification of the Other, 61 IDEA 455 (2021).

Ángel Oquendo
Envisaging and Enforcing Individual, Aggregated, Collective, Diffuse, and Global Rights Relating to Climate Change, the Greenhouse Effect, and the Environment, 22 REV. ELECTR. DIR. PRO. U.E.R.J. 815 (2021).

Comparative Reflections on the Vindication of Rights in Brazil, 22 REV. ELECTR. DIR. PRO. U.E.R.J. 71 (2021).

Richard Pomp
Rick Kay: And Now for the Rest of the Story, 52 CONN. L. REV. 1711 (2021).

New Hampshire v. Massachusetts: Taxation without Representation?, 36 J. STATE TAX’N 19 (2021).

Responding to the Pandemic: A Case Study, 99 TAX NOTES STATE 20 (2021).

Jessica Rubin
Desmond’s Law: Early Impressions of Connecticut’s Court Advocate Program for Animal Cruelty Cases, 134 HARV. L. REV. 263 (2021).

Carol Weisbrod
Brahmin Connections: A Note on the Vocation of the Law Professor, 52 CONN. L. REV. 1653 (2021).

Stephen Utz
Further Comment on How Insurance Recoveries Are Taxed Under the IRC, 171 TAX NOTES FED. 1575 (2021).

Boz Among the Radicals: Charles Dickens and Tax Reform, 2021 BRITISH TAX REV. 115.

La tenacité du réalisme américain juridique, ACTES DE COLLOQUE "LES ÉCOLES DE PENSÉE EN DROIT” (2020) (Proceedings of The XIVth Congress of the International Academy of Legal Methodology (Mathieu Devinat, Melanie Samson & Georges Azzaria eds., 2021)).

Richard Wilson
Hate Speech on Social Media: Towards a Context-Specific Content Moderation Policy, 52 CONN. L. REV. 1029 (2021) (with Molly K. Land)

La Storia Nei Tribunali Internazionali Sui Crimini Di Guerra, 45 DIACRONIE, STUDI DI STORIA CONTEMPORANEA (2021).

The Life of the Law Has Not Been Logic; It Has Been Experience: International Legal Ethnography and the New Legal Realism, in RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON NEW LEGAL REALISM (Shauhin Talesh, Elizabeth Mertz and Heinz Klug, eds., 2021) (with Jens Meierhenrich).

Other Scholarly Writing

John Cogan
A Legislative Override Could Save the ACA (and Fix Other Misapplications of Health Laws), BILL OF HEALTH, May 6, 2021.

Leslie Levin
The Politics of Lawyer Regulation, THE PRACTICE (Jan.-Feb. 2021).

Richard Luedeman
Asserting the Religious Freedom of Your Customers: Free “Exercise” and the Curious Case of CHRO v. Edge Fitness, NE. U.L. REV. F. (2021).

Other Professional Writing

Richard Wilson
The Crime Trump Committed in Stirring Up His Mob, L. A. TIMES, January 12, 2021.

Mathilde Cohen
The Invisible Lactation Labor Inside America’s Lactation Rooms, TIME MAGAZINE (May 7, 2021).

Des nourrices au lactarium [From Wetnurses to Milk Banks], 338 SCIENCES HUMAINES 35 (July, 2021).

Richard Pomp
Brief of Professors and Historians as Amici Curiae Supporting Respondents, Yellen v. Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation, No. 20-543, 2021 WL 2599432 (U.S. June 25, 2021).

Brief for Indian Law and Policy Professors as Amici Curiae Supporting Petitioner, United States v. Cooley, 141 S. Ct. 1638 (2021).

Brief of Amicus Curiae, North Carolina Farm Bureau v. North Carolina Department of Revenue, Superior Court, 20 CVS 10244 (2021).

Dean’s Bookshelf Winter 2021

Books

Peter Lindseth
Oxford Handbook of Comparative Administrative Law (Peter Lindseth, Peter Cane, Herwig Hofmann, & Eric Ip eds., 2020).

Treatises and Casebooks

Sara Bronin
Sara Bronin, Rathkopf's The Law of Zoning and Planning (2020 update) (with Dwight H. Merriam).

Ángel Oquendo
Budiness Organization: Cases and Materials (2020).

Articles and Book Chapters

John Cogan
John Aloysius Cogan, Jr., Congress Has Already Ruled in California v. Texas, 62 B.C. L. REV. E.SUPP. I.-11 (2020).

Jessica de Perio Wittman
Jessica de Perio Wittman, A Comparative Study on Process Optimization and the Modern Law Library’s Involvement in Achieving Efficiency at the Law School in Times of Change, 39 LEGAL REFERENCE SERV. Q. 170 (2020) (with Kathleen “Katie” Brown).

Molly Land
Molly Land, Human Rights and Technology: New Challenges for Justice and Accountability, 16 ANN. REV. L. & SOC. SCI. 223 (2020) (lead author, with Jay Aronson).

Leslie Levin
Leslie Levin, The Politics of Lawyer Regulation: The Case of Malpractice Insurance, 33 GEO. J. LEGAL ETHICS 969 (2020).

Peter Lindseth
Peter Lindseth, Evolutionary Public Law: Constituting and Administering Human ‘Ultra-Sociality’, in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW (Peter Lindseth, Peter Cane, Herwig Hofmann, & Eric Ip eds.,2020).

Peter Lindseth, Le fratture della «costituzione metabolica» europea: gli strumenti (inadeguati) per il loro superamento, in PARLAMENTI E DEMOCRAZIA IN EUROPA TRA INTEGRAZIONE DIFFERENZIATA E FEDERALISMI ASIMMETRICI (Cristina Fasone, Nicola Lupo and Antoine Vauchez, eds. 2020) (with Cristina Fasone).

Ángel Oquendo
Ángel Oquendo, Due Process: The Right to a Hearing and to an Ample Defense, in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF CONSTITUTIONAL LAW IN LATIN AMERICA (Conrado Hübner Mendes & Roberto Gargarella eds., 2020).

Ángel Oquendo, Misery Loves Company: Puerto Rico’s Bout with Collective Inequality, in GLOBAL INEQUALITIES AND SOCIAL JUSTICE (Rebecca Igreja, Camilo Negri, & Alexandre Veronese eds., 2020).

Ángel Oquendo, Direitos humanos, normatividade e progressismo: além do hemisfério ocidental, 23 REV. JURIS POIESIS 1 (2020).

Ángel Oquendo, Variations on a Theme: Corporate Law in Latin America, Continental Europe, and the United States, 51 U. MIAMI INTER-AM. L. REV. 1 (2019).

Ángel Oquendo, Garantias humanas, preceptivas e políticas: perspectivas nacionais ou supranacionais, 35 REV. DIREITO G.V. 1 (Sept.-Dec. 2020).

Sachin Pandya
Sachin Pandya, Employer Rights Against Worker Involuntary Servitude, 41 BERKELEY J. EMP. & LAB. L. 389 (2020).

Sachin Pandya , ‘Sex’ and Religion After Bostock, in AMERICAN CONSTITUTION SOCIETY SUPREME COURT REVIEW 2019-2020 at 45-67 (Steven D. Schwinn ed., 2020) (with Marcia McCormick).

Julia Simon-Kerr
Julia Simon-Kerr, Unmasking Demeanor, 88 GEO. WASH. L. REV. ARGUENDO 158 (2020).

Carol Weisbrod
Carol Weisbrod, Other Parts of the Forest: Some Aspects of Global Legal Pluralism, in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF GLOBAL LEGAL PLURALISM (Paul Schiff Berman ed., 2020).

Steven Wilf
Steven Wilf, From Public Domain to Public Interest, 82 RUCH PRAWNICZY, EKONOMICZNY I SOCJOLOGICZNY (RPEIS) (2020).

Richard Wilson
Richard Ashby Wilson, How Propaganda Works: Nationalism, Revenge and Empathy in Serbia, 20 J. COGNITION & CULTURE 403 (2020) (with Jordan Kiper and Yeongjin Gwon).

Richard Ashby Wilson, Justice After Atrocity, in OXFORD HANDBOOK ON LAW AND ANTHROPOLOGY (M. Foblets, M. Goodale, M. Sapignoli, & O. Zenker eds. 2020).

Other Scholarly Writing

Eboni Nelson
Eboni S. Nelson, Heeding the Call of Those Harmed by Contractual Incapacity, JOTWELL, Oct. 8, 2020 (reviewing Sean Scott, Contractual Incapacity and the Americans with Disabilities Act, 124 DICK. L. REV. 253 (2020)).

Other Professional Writing

Sara Bronin
Sara Bronin, How to Fix a National Register of Historic Places that Reflects Mostly White History, L.A. Times, December 15, 2020.

Sara Bronin, Zoning Isn’t a Partisan Issue. Why Is Trump Making it One?, THE HILL, September 9, 2020.

Sara Bronin, Desegregation is the Key to Thriving Suburbs, THE HILL, July 25, 2020.

Sara Bronin, Harm to Border Irreparable, BROWNSVILLE HERALD, July 15, 2020.

Sara Bronin, How COVID-19 Could be Used to Help with Climate Lawsuits, FAST COMPANY, July 15, 2020.

John Cogan
John Aloysius Cogan, Jr., Mitch McConnell May Have Accidentally Saved Obamacare, SLATE, Sept. 4, 2020.

Jessica de Perio Wittman
Jessica de Perio Wittman, Campus in Crisis? Process Optimization Can Help, ACADEMIC LEADER, Dec. 14, 2020 (with Kathleen “Katie” Brown).

Molly Land
Molly Land, Remedy and Enforcement in the Digital Services Act, MEDIUM, August 4, 2020.

Leslie Levin
Leslie Levin, Report to the Wisconsin Office of Lawyer Regulation: Analysis of Grievances Filed in Criminal and Family Matters from 2013-2016 (2020) (with Susan Fortney).

Peter Lindseth
Peter Lindseth, Rule-of-Law Conditionality and Resource Mobilization – the Foundations of a Genuinely ‘Constitutional’ EU?, VERFASSUNGSBLOG, Dec. 11, 2020 (with Cristina Fasone).

Steven Wilf
Steven Wilf, The New Patent Harmony, INTELL. PROP. MAG., Sept. 29, 2020.

Steven Wilf, Legal Fee Lever, INTELL. PROP. MAG., Aug. 19, 2020.

Richard Wilson
Richard Ashby Wilson, Affective Justice, OPINIO JURIS, 28 May 2020.

Richard Ashby Wilson, Researchers on Atrocity Prevention Warn: US on Path to Widespread Political Violence, JUST SECURITY, June 10, 2020 (with Jeffrey Smith).