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News and Reports for October 2017

Changes to Lexis Advance

Several significant Lexis Advance enhancements were released, including more legal analytics on judges and law firms, ability to search or refine results to negative news articles, browse statutory and treatise indices, and quick answers to common legal questions.

PACER Data on Bloomberg

In addition to last month's mention of the RECAP repository of PACER documents, Georgetown Law Center students and faculty have access to the PACER data in Bloomberg Law at no additional charge. If you do not have a Bloomberg account, you can sign up for one at Bloomerg Law's academic account page.

Faculty Scholarship Report

If you would like materials added to the Faculty Scholarship Report, please send them to LibFacPubs@law.georgetown.edu.

Links to some materials are available below. Following is a list of what the links represent:

  • [HEIN] = Available on Hein Online
  • [W] = Available on Westlaw
  • [L] = Available on Lexis
  • [Gtown Law] = Available in Georgetown Law Scholarly Commons
  • [SSRN] = Available in SSRN Working Papers collection
  • [WWW] = Available for free on the Internet
  • [BOOK] - More information available in law library catalog

Randy Barnett

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Randy E. Barnett & Evan Bernick, The Letter and the Spirit: A Unified Theory of Originalism (working paper). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

John Brooks

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

John R. Brooks II, Brian Galle & Brendan S. Maher, Cross-Subsidies: Government's Hidden Pocketbook, 106 Geo. L.J. (forthcoming). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Laura Donohue

U.S. Supreme Court Briefs

Brief of Scholars of the History and Original Meaning of the Fourth Amendment as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioner, Carpenter v. United States, No. 16-402 (U.S. Aug. 14, 2017). [Gtown Law] [WWW]

Brian Galle

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Brian Galle, John R. Brooks II & Brendan S. Maher, Cross-Subsidies: Government's Hidden Pocketbook, 106 Geo. L.J. (forthcoming). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

J. Glover

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

J. Maria Glover, "Encroachments and Oppressions:" The Corporatization of Procedure and the Decline of Rule of Law, Fordham L. Rev. (forthcoming).

Journal Articles

J. Maria Glover, The Supreme Court’s “Non-Transsubstantive” Class Action, 165 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1625-1667 (2017). [WWW]

Lawrence Gostin

Journal Articles

Lawrence O. Gostin, "America's Health First": A Misnomer, 318 JAMA 896-897 (2017). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Lawrence O. Gostin, Our Shared Vulnerability to Dangerous Pathogens, 25 Med. L. Rev. 185-199 (2017). [L] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Lawrence O. Gostin, James G. Hodge, Jr. & Sara A. Noe, Reframing the Opioid Epidemic as a National Emergency, JAMA (Online First), Aug. 23, 2017, at E1-E2. [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Lawrence O. Gostin & Sarah A. Roache, The Untapped Power of Soda Taxes: Incentivizing Consumers, Generating Revenue, and Altering Corporate Behavior, 6 Int'l J. Health Pol'y & Mgmt. 489-493 (2017). [WWW]

Itai Grinberg

Congressional Testimony

International Tax Reform: Hearing Before the S. Comm. on Fin., 115th Cong., Oct. 3, 2017 (Statement of Itai Grinberg) (CIS No.: Pending). [W] [Gtown Law] [WWW]

David Luban

Journal Articles

David Luban & W. Bradley Wendel, Philosophical Legal Ethics: An Affectionate History, 30 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 337-364 (2017). [L] [W] [SSRN]

Tanina Rostain

Journal Articles

Tanina Rostain, Robots Versus Lawyers: A User-Centered Approach, 30 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 559-574 (2017). [L] [W]

Paul Rothstein

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Paul F. Rothstein, Demystifying Burdens of Proof and the Effect of Rebuttable Evidentiary Presumptions in Civil and Criminal Trials (working paper). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Steven Salop

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Steven C. Salop, Invigorating Vertical Merger Enforcement (working paper). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Lawrence Solum

Journal Articles

Lawrence B. Solum, Hearings on the Nomination of the Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch to Be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the U.S., 31 Diritto Pubblico Comparato ed Europeo (Online) 575-582 (2017)(reprinting Statement of Lawrence B. Solum, Hearing Before the S. Comm. on the Judiciary, 115th Cong., Mar. 20, 2017). [WWW]

Congressional Testimony

Nomination of the Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch to Be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States: Hearing Before the S. Comm. on the Judiciary, 115th Cong., Mar. 20, 2017 (Statement of Lawrence B. Solum) (CIS No.: Pending).

Yvonne Tew

Forthcoming Works - Journal Articles & Working Papers

Yvonne Tew, Stealth Theocracy, 58 Va. J. Int'l L. (forthcoming).

Journal Articles

Yvonne Tew, Originalism: A Uniquely American Preoccupation?, 31 Diritto Pubblico Comparato ed Europeo (Online) 647-652 (2017). [WWW]

Carlos Vázquez

Journal Articles

Carlos M. Vázquez & Stephen I. Vladeck, The Constitutional Right to Collateral Post-Conviction Review, 103 Va. L. Rev. 905-962 (2017). [L] [W] [SSRN] [WWW]

Edith Weiss

Journal Articles

Edith Brown Weiss, In Memoriam, 110 Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Proc. 395 (2017). [W]

Jamillah Williams

Journal Articles

Jamillah B. Williams, Breaking Down Bias: Legal Mandates vs. Corporate Interests, 92 Wash. L. Rev. 1473-1513 (2017). [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

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