Yale Law Journal

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The editors of The Yale Law Journal are a group of Yale Law School students, who also contribute Notes and Comments to the Journal’s content. The principal articles are written by leading legal scholars.

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Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 8 - June 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 241,630. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Arbitration, Negotiation, Mediation
Contents of YLJ June '15: "The New Corporate Web: Tailored Entity Partitions and Creditors' Selective Enforcement," Anthony Casey; Note, "A Reassessment of Common Law Protections for 'Idiots,'" Michael Clemente; Feature: "Arbitration, Transparency, and Privatization," by Judith Resnik, Amalia Kessler, Michael Helfand, and Maria Glover; plus Article by Vicki Jackson on proportionality in con law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 7 - May 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 211,790. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
The contents of the May 2015 issue (Volume 124, Number 7) are Articles: Defining and Punishing Offenses Under Treaties, by Sarah H. Cleveland & William S. Dodge; and Administrative Severability Clauses, by Charles W. Tyler & E. Donald Elliott; plus Notes and a Comment by students, and Features by Judge Diane Wood and by Douglas NeJaime & Reva B. Siegel.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 6 - April 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 159,120. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The contents of the April 2015 issue (Volume 124, Number 6) are: "The Constitutional Duty To Supervise," by Gillian E. Metzger; "Architectural Exclusion: Discrimination and Segregation Through Physical Design of the Built Environment," by Sarah Schindler; "Fifty Attorneys General, and Fifty Approaches to the Duty To Defend," by Neal Devins & Saikrishna Bangalore; plus: one Note and one Comment.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 5 - March 2015
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 210,370. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power
Contents of March 2015 (Vol 124, No 5) include “Article III Judicial Power, the Adverse-Party Requirement, and Non-Contentious Jurisdiction” by James E. Pfander & Daniel D. Birk; “Beyond Diversification: The Pervasive Problem of Excessive Fees and 'Dominated Funds' in 401(k) Plans” by Ian Ayres & Quinn Curtis; “The Uneasy Case for Favoring Long-Term Shareholders” by Jesse M. Fried; and much more.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 4 - January-February 2015
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 205,020. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Contents of the Jan-Feb 2015 issue (Vol 124, Nr 4) include "Cost-Benefit Analysis of Financial Regulation: Case Studies and Implications," by John C. Coates; "Beyond the Indian Commerce Clause," by Gregory Ablavsky; "On Evidence: Proving Frye as a Matter of Law, Science, and History," by Jill Lepore; "The End of Jurisprudence," by Scott Hershovitz; and student research in Notes and Comments.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 3 - December 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Contents of Vol. 124, #3 include Articles, "The Limits of Enumeration," Richard Primus, and "Rules Against Rulification," Michael Coenen; a Feature on politics by Richard Pildes; Notes, "A 'Full and Fair' Discussion of Environmental Impacts in NEPA EISs: The Case for Addressing the Impact of Substantive Regulatory Regimes," Sarah Langberg, and "Civil Servant Suits," Alex Hemmer; and two Comments.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 2 - November 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 137,750. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
The Nov. 2014 issue of Yale Law Journal (#2) features new articles: "Agency Enforcement of Spending Clause Statutes: A Defense of the Funding Cut-Off," by Eloise Pasachoff; Essay, "Bounded Institutions," Yair Listokin; Book Review, "Constitutions of Hope and Fear," Frederick Shauer; Notes on discrimination law, double jeopardy, and judicial use of dictionaries; and Comment on the CAFA and states.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 1 - October 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,370. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The October 2014 issue of Yale Law Journal (the first for academic year 2014-215) features new articles on law and legal theory. Contents include "Self-Help and the Separation of Powers," by David E. Pozen; "Criminal Attempts," by Gideon Yaffe; a Note on mortgage lending in New Haven ca. 1937; a Comment on SEC enforcement; and a Comment on Concepcion and arbitration clauses in the state courts.
Yale Law Journal: Symposium - The Meaning of the Civil Rights Revolution (Volume 123, Number 8 - June 2014)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 226,050. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
"Symposium: The Meaning of the Civil Rights Revolution" is in effect a new, extensive book of thought on civil rights. In February 2014, Yale Law Journal held a symposium marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the publication of Bruce Ackerman's 'We the People: The Civil Rights Revolution' (2014). Essays by leading constitutional scholars about these events are featured.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 7 - May 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 191,970. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal, May 2014: Contents include: "Illegitimate Borders: Jus Sanguinis Citizenship and the Legal Construction of Family, Race, and Nation," by Kristin Collins; "Legitimacy and Federal Criminal Enforcement Power," by Lauren M. Ouziel; "The Age of Consent," by Philip C. Bobbitt; a Review by Marin Levy; and student Notes and Comments.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 1 - October 2011
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,520. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
This issue of The Yale Law Journal (the first issue of Volume 121, academic year 2011-2012, Volume 121) features compelling articles and essays on jurisprudence, tort law, and other areas of interest. Contributors include such noted scholars as Jules Coleman, Ariel Porat, and Mark Geistfeld. The issue also features student contributions on counter-terrorism and on felon disenfranchisement.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 2 - November 2011
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » International law
Yale Law Journal, Nov. 2011: Contents include "Outcasting: Enforcement in Domestic and International Law," by Oona Hathaway & Scott J. Shapiro; "Prods and Pleas: Limited Government in an Era of Unlimited Harm," by Benjamin Ewing & Douglas A. Kysar; Note, "Baseline Framing in Sentencing," by Daniel M. Isaacs; & Comment, "The Anti-Federalists and Presidential War Powers," by Cameron O. Kistler.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 3 - December 2011
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Yale Law Journal (third issue of Vol. 121, academic year 2011-12) features articles on "patent inflation" and on implementing federal health care reform within a state via federalism. Contributors include Jonathan Masur and Abbe Gluck. The issue also features student contributions on punitive damages in tort law, taxation and "common control" doctrine, and the proper role of the Solicitor General.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 4 - January 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, No. 4 - January 2012: Principal contributors include Louis Kaplow (on burdens of proof and their justifications), Richard Schragger (on democracy and debt), and Anna Gelpern (on quasi-sovereign bankruptcy). The issue also features student contributions on guilty plea colloquys for immigrants, and on voting rights' historical lessons from the school re-segregation cases.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 5 - March 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,830. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, No. 5 (March 2012): Principal contributors include Ruth Mason and Michael Knoll (an article on tax discrimination), and Michael Graetz and Alvin Warren, Jr. (a featured essay also analyzing tax discrimination). Student contributions discuss such issues as the 26th Amendment's enforcement power, the Attestation Clause in history, and software licensing agreements.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 6 - April 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,050. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal (6th issue of Volume 121, Apr. 2012): Contributors include Daryl Levinson (on votes and rights), Michelle Wilde Anderson (on dissolving cities), and Patricia Bella (on WikiLeaks and national security law). The issue also features student contributions on elected prosecutors in legal history and on execution of the mentally retarded as an issue under section 1983 civil rights law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 7 - May 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 194,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Election Law
Yale Law Journal (May 2012) features articles by such scholars as Richard Re and Christopher Re (voting and 14th Amendment), Nathan Chapman and Michael McConnell (due process as separation of powers), Bruce Cain (redistricting commissions), Christopher Elmendorf and David Schleicher (districting for low-information voters), and Joseph Fishkin (weighted voting); plus student Notes and a Comment.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 8 - June 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 162,900. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal, June 2012, features Ian Ayers on opt-out provisions and economics of rule-altering; James Greiner & Cassandra Pattanayak on randomized evaluation in legal assistance; and Joshua Wright on conflicts between antitrust policy and consumer protection. Students explore discovery after changes in pretrial dismissal rules, mandatory arbitration, fair notice, and corporate purposes.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 6 - April 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 212,170. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
A Feature on "Federalism as the New Nationalism": Essays by Jessica Bulman-Pozen ("From Sovereignty and Process to Administration and Politics"), Heather Gerken ("The Loyal Opposition"), Abbe Gluck ("Our [National] Federalism"), Alison LaCroix ("The Shadow Powers of Article I"), & Cristina Rodríguez ("Negotiating Conflict Through Federalism"); plus articles by Matthew Waxman and by Jeremy Waldron.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 5 - March 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Securities
Vol. 123, No. 5, includes Articles: The New Minimal Cities, Michelle Wilde Anderson; The Separation of Funds and Managers: A Theory of Investment Fund Structure and Regulation, John Morley; Essays: The Moral Impact Theory of Law, Mark Greenberg; Pretrial Detention and the Right to Be Monitored, Samuel R. Wiseman; plus Notes and Comments. Notes: Stop Ignoring Pork and Potholes: Election Law and
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 4 - January 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Bankruptcy & insolvency, Nonfiction » Law » Corporate
Contents of Vol. 123, No. 4, are: "Ice Cube Bonds: Allocating the Price of Process in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy," by Melissa Jacoby & Edward Janger; "The Evolution of Shareholder Voting Rights: Separation of Ownership and Consumption," by Henry Hansmann & Mariana Pargendler; Note, "Vindicating Vindictiveness: Prosecutorial Discretion & Plea Bargaining, Past & Future"; & a Note on crowding out effects.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 1 - October 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Contributors include such noted scholars as Ariel Porat & Eric Posner (aggregation in decisionmaking over many fields of law), Victoria Nourse (legislative history in statutory interpretation), and James Anderson & Paul Heaton (effectiveness of defense counsel in murder cases). Vol. 122, Issue 1 also features student contributions on rights of identity and branding, sales tax, & international law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 2 - November 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Yale Law Journal Issue No. 2 examines: the language of rights discourse, even before the expansion of welfare in the 1960s (Karen Tani); impartiality of judges and legislators and its limits (Adrian Vermeule); and constitutional law and judicial capacity (Andrew Coan). The issue adds student contributions on bankruptcy-proof financing, and recoupment from financial executives under Dodd-Frank.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 3 - December 2012
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,610. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
Contents of No. 3 include: John H. Langbein, "The Disappearance of Civil Trial in the United States" Daniel E. Ho, "Fudging the Nudge: Information Disclosure and Restaurant Grading" Saul Levmore & Ariel Porat, "Asymmetries and Incentives in Plea Bargaining and Evidence Production" The issue also offers student research on targeted killings of outlaws, copyright law, and Confrontation Clause cases.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 4 - January 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The Yale Law Journal (Jan. '13) features articles on law by leading scholars. Contents: "Text, History, and Tradition: What the Seventh Amendment Can Teach Us About the Second," by Darrell A.H. Miller; and "Can the President Appoint Principal Executive Officers Without a Senate Confirmation Vote?," by Matthew Stephenson. Also includes student work on burqa bans, filibusters, and prison lawsuits.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 5 - March 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Antitrust
The Yale Law Journal (Vol. 122, #5) features articles and essays on law and legal theory by internationally recognized scholars. Contents include "Commandeering and Constitutional Change," by Wesley Campbell; "Parallel Exclusion," by C. Scott Hemphill & Tim Wu; and "Reconceptualizing the Burden of Proof," by Edward Cheng; in addition, this March 2013 issue contains substantial student research.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 6 - April 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,760. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law, Nonfiction » Law » Property
Yale Law Journal's April '13 issue features an article on rape-by-deception and the myth of sexual autonomy, by Jed Rubenfeld; an essay on extortion and "abuse of property right," by Larissa Katz; and a book review essay on the new generation of civil rights lawyers and the construction of racial identity, by Anthony Alfieri & Angela Onwuachi-Willig. Issue also features extensive student research.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 7 - May 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 186,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Land Use, Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
The Yale Law Journal, May 2013, features articles by David Schleicher on zoning, William Baude on federal eminent domain, Cass Sunstein on paternalist behavioral economics, and Amy Kapczynski & Talha Syed on patents and excludability. This Issue 7 also feature extensive student work on JOBS Act, church employees, and constitutional moments, among other topics, plus prison writing contest winners.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 1 - October 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Yale Law Journal (No. 1 of Vol. 123, academic year 2013-14) includes articles and essays by internationally recognized scholars. Contents include “Mandatory Sentencing and Racial Disparity: Assessing the Role of Prosecutors and the Effects of Booker,” by Sonja Starr & M. Marit Rehavi and “Firearm Localism,” by Joseph Blocher, plus Benjamin Sachs on labor law, and a student Note and Comment.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 2 - November 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,830. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
The November issue of Yale Law Journal (the 2nd of academic year 2013-14) has articles by recognized scholars. Contents include “Leviathan and Interpretive Revolution: The Administrative State, the Judiciary, and the Rise of Legislative History, 1890-1950,” by Nicholas R. Parrillo; and “Reconsidering Citizens United as a Press Clause Case," by Michael McConnell; plus a Note and two Comments.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 3 - December 2013
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,620. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Law » Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
The December issue of Yale Law Journal (the 3rd of academic year 2013-14) features articles by internationally recognized scholars. Contents include "The Interpretation-Construction Distinction in Patent Law," by Tun-Jen Chiang & Lawrence Solum; "Agencies as Litigation Gatekeepers," by David Freeman Engstrom; essays by Michael McConnell, Ian Ayres & Richard Luedeman; and a Note on tax and patent.
Yale Law Journal: Symposium - The Gideon Effect (Volume 122, Number 8 - June 2013)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 253,170. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
This special Symposium issue of the Yale Law Journal is, in effect, a new and extensive book on this important subject, featuring contributions by internationally recognized legal and political scholars. It is one of the most thorough, detailed, and wide-ranging analyses of the current standing and reach of what may be the Court's most important criminal law decision, now available as an ebook.

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