Publications by faculty in the University of Iowa College of Law.

Please visit the University of Iowa Law Library’s Faculty Scholarship Database for a complete faculty bibliography including historical faculty publications.


Publications from 2013

Introduction: What is the Purpose of the Union?, Alexander Somek

Sozialpolitik in Europa: Von der Domestizierung zur Entwaffnung, Alexander Somek

Sozialpolitik in Europa: Von der Domestizierung zur Entwaffnung [Social Policy in Europe: From Domestication to Disarmament], Alexander Somek

Is there a European Common Good?, Alexander Somek, Sonja Puntscher Riekmann, and Doris Wydra

The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda as Theater: The Social Negotiation of the Moral Authority of International Law, Maya Steinitz

Unenforceability, Maya Steinitz, John Brigham, and Ahmad Pakatchi


Fourth Amendment Decisions During the Rehnquist Years (1972-2005), James J. Tomkovicz


Rehnquist’s Fourth: A Portrait of the Justice as a Law and Order Man, James J. Tomkovicz

Review of To Free a Family: The Journey of Mary Walker, by Sydney Nathans, Lea S. VanderVelde

Festschrift in Honor of Burns H. Weston: Living History Interview, Burns H. Weston


The Importance of Vernacular Law in Solving Ecological Problems, with David Bollier, Burns H. Weston

Toward a Recalibrated Human Right to a Clean and Healthy Environment: Making the Conceptual Transition, with David Bollier, Burns H. Weston

Establishing Commons Trusts to Manage Common Assets for Future Generations, Burns H. Weston and David Bollier


Green Governance: Ecological Survival, Human Rights, and the Law of the Commons, Burns H. Weston and David Bollier

Burns Weston: A Man of Service, Adrien K. Wing

Race and Ethnicity Discrimination, Adrien K. Wing and Patrick Macklem


Choosing Governance in the FCPA Reform Debate,, Joseph W. Yockey

Publications from 2012


David Baldus: Scholar, Teacher, Mentor, and Friend, Gail B. Agrawal

Good Old Number Three: Harry Blackmun and His Clerks, Randall P. Bezanson


Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Free Speech?,, Randall P. Bezanson

Too Much Free Speech? Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2012, Randall P. Bezanson


Whither Freedom of the Press?, Randall P. Bezanson


Copyright Harm and Injunctions, Christina Bohannan

Museum Accountability: Laws, Rules, Ethics, and Accreditation, Willard L. Boyd

Principles of Contract Law, 4th ed., Steven J. Burton

Contract Law: Selected Source Materials Annotated, 2012 ed., Steven J. Burton and Melvin A. Eisenberg


A Section Memoir, Patricia A. Cain


The New York Marriage Equality Act and the Income Tax (Symposium: LGBT Rights: Toward a More Perfect Union), Patricia A. Cain

International Environmental Law and World Order: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook, 3rd ed., with Sir Geoffrey W.R. Palmer and Burns H. Weston. St. Paul, MN: Thomson Reuters, 2012, Jonathan C. Carlson


Reining in Phaëthon’s Chariot: Principles for the Governance of Geoengineering, Jonathan C. Carlson and Adam D.K. Abelkop


Emerging Economies after the Global Financial Crisis: The Case of Brazil,, Enrique R. Carrasco

International Family Law Desk Book. Chicago: American Bar Association, Ann Laquer Estin

Unofficial Family Law, Ann Laquer Estin


The Trust in Continental Europe: A Brief Comment from a U.S. Observer, Thomas P. Gallanis

Uniform Trust and Estate Statutes, 2012 - 2013 ed., Thomas P. Gallanis

Court-Connected General Civil Mediation Programs: Issues and Options with Respect to Mediators, Josephine Gittler


Family Caregiving and the Law of Succession: A Proposal (Symposium: The Uniform Probate Code: Remaking American Succession Law), Josephine Gittler and Thomas P. Gallanis


Serious Point, The [comments],, Paul Gowder


Antitrust and Nonexcluding Ties (Symposium on Tying), Herbert J. Hovenkamp


Antitrust and the Costs of Movement (Symposium: Neo-Chicago Antitrust), Herbert J. Hovenkamp


Antitrust and the Movement of Technology (Symposium: Antitrust in High-Tech Industries), Herbert J. Hovenkamp


Competition for Innovation, Herbert J. Hovenkamp


Markets in IP and Antitrust, Herbert J. Hovenkamp


Markets in Merger Analysis, Herbert J. Hovenkamp

Creation without Restraint: Promoting Liberty and Rivalry in Innovation, Herbert J. Hovenkamp and Christina Bohannan

The Firm as Cartel Manager, Herbert J. Hovenkamp and Christopher R. Leslie


Uniform Premarital and Marital Agreements Act (2012), Sheldon F. Kurtz

Cases and Materials on American Property Law, 6th ed., Sheldon F. Kurtz, Herbert J. Hovenkamp, and Carol Necole Brown

Principles of Wills, Trusts, and Estates, 2nd ed., Sheldon F. Kurtz, William M. McGovern, and David M. English


“Inherently Bad, and Bad Only”: A History of State-Level Regulation of Cigarettes and Smoking in the United States Since the 1880s. Volume 1: An In-Depth National Study Embedding Ultra-Thick Description of a Representative State (Iowa), Marc Linder


Del Monte and El Paso: Going to Revlon-Land a Conflicted Financial Advisor, Robert Miller


The HHS Mandate, Cooperation Evil, and Coercion, Robert Miller

Silence of the Lambs, Angela Onwuachi-Willig


The Obama Effect: Understanding Emerging Meanings of ‘Obama’ in Anti-Discrimination Law (Symposium: Labor and Employment Law Under the Obama Administration: A Time for Hope and Change?), Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Mario L. Barnes


Do Female ‘Firsts’ Still Matter? Why They Do for Female Judges of Color, (Symposium: Gender and the Legal Profession’s Pipeline to Power), Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Amber Fricke

Finding a Loving Home, Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Jacob Willig-Onwuachi


The America Invents Act Jeopardizes American Innovation, Jason A. Rantanen and Lee Petherbridge

Comparative Law and Political Economy, John C. Reitz

Cognitive Bias, Police Character, and the Fourth Amendment, Song Richardson


Police Efficiency and the Fourth Amendment, Song Richardson


Self-Defense and the Suspicion Heuristic, Song Richardson

Cedar Rapids Ordinance 003-12 (2012), Leonard Sandler


Privacy & Confidentiality of Medical Information and Records: A Guide and Workshop Toolkit To Help You Understand and Decide If, When and How To Disclose Protected and Confidential Health, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Information (HIPAA Privacy Rule, Iowa Code Chapter 228, 42 CFR Part 2), Leonard Sandler

Accidental Cosmopolitanism, Alexander Somek


Constituent Power in National and Transnational Contexts, Alexander Somek

Epilogue: What is at Stake?, Alexander Somek


From Workers to Migrants, from Distributive Justice to Inclusion: Exploring the Changing Social Democratic Imagination, Alexander Somek

Integration without Emancipation. Reflections on ‘Social Europe,’”, Alexander Somek

Menschenrechte und Demokratie [Human Rights and Democracy], Alexander Somek


Monism: A Tale of the Undead, Alexander Somek


On Cosmopolitan Self-Determination, Alexander Somek

Postconstitutional Treaty, Alexander Somek

Foreign Direct Investment by State-Controlled Entities at a Crossroad of Economic History: Conference Report of the Rapporteur, Maya Steinitz


Preventing Significant Deterioration Under the Clean Air Act: The BACT Determination - Part II, John-Mark Stensvaag


Sacrificing Massiah: Confusion Over Exclusion and Erosion of the Right to Counsel, James J. Tomkovicz


Twenty-Five Years of Batson: An Introduction to Equal Protection Regulation of Peremptory Jury Challenges, (Symposium: Batson at Twenty-Five: Perspectives on the Landmark, Reflections on Its Legacy), James J. Tomkovicz

Criminal Procedure: Constitutional Constraints upon Investigation and Proof, 7th ed., James J. Tomkovicz and Welsh White


The Proposed Restatement of Employment Law at Midpoint, Lea S. VanderVelde


The Theoretical Foundations of Intergenerational Ecological Justice: An Overview, Burns H. Weston

International Environmental Law and World Order: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook, 3rd ed., Burns H. Weston, Jonathan C. Carlson, and Geoffrey W.R. Palmer

Lessons from a Portrait: Keep Calm and Carry On, Adrien K. Wing


The ‘Arab Fall’: The Future of Women’s Rights, Adrien K. Wing

The War against Terror: Religion, Clothing, and the Human Right to Peace, Adrien K. Wing


Introduction (Symposium: Ten Years After 9/11: Rethinking Counterrorism), Adrien K. Wing and Burns H. Weston


FCPA Settlement, Internal Strife, and the 'Culture of Compliance' (Symposium: The Changing Role and Nature of In-House and General Counsel),, Joseph W. Yockey

Publications from 2011

From Cuspidors to the Law Commons: The College of Law 1910-1935 and The Founding of the Iowa Law School and the Old Capitol Years: 1865-1910, Patricia Nassif Acton and Richard Lord Acton


Foreword (Symposium: The Future of Legal Education), Gail B. Agrawal


Gail B. Agrawal,, Lessons in Leadership: A Law Student and Her Dean, Gail B. Agrawal

IP Misuse as Foreclosure, , Christina Bohannan

Preface: The Iowa Law School’s Never Ending Frontier, Willard L. Boyd

Writing: The Indispensable Practicum. The Iowa Law Review and Journals, Willard L. Boyd and Randall P. Bezanson

Contract Law: Selected Source Materials Annotated, 2011 ed., Steven J. Burton and Melvin A. Eisenberg

The Federal Circuit and Inequitable Conduct: An Empirical Assessment, Enrique R. Carrasco, Wesley Carrington, and HeeJin Lee

Governance and Accountability: The Regional Development Banks, Enrique R. Carrasco, Wesley Carrington, and HeeJin Wesley

What Challenges Will the United Nations Face over the Next 20 Years, , Marcella David

Family Law, Pluralism, and Human Rights (Symposium: Sharia, Family, and Democracy: Religious Norms and Family Law in Pluralistic Democratic States), Ann Laquer Estin

Global Child Welfare: The Challenges for Family Law (Symposium: Divorcing the Multi-National Family), Ann Laquer Estin

International Divorce: Litigating Marital Property and Support Rights, Ann Laquer Estin

Where (in the World) do Children Belong? (Symposium: Belonging, Families, and Family Law), Ann Laquer Estin

Family Property Law: Cases and Materials on Wills, Trusts, and Future Interests, 5th ed., Thomas P. Gallanis