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 2014


Lessons from a Life Well-Lived: A Tribute to Randall P. Bezanson, Gail B. Agrawal

Contract Law: Selected Source Materials Annotated, Steven J. Burton


The Conflict Between Stare Decisis and Overruling in Constitutional Adjudication, Steven J. Burton

Additional Property Transfer Obstacles for Married Persons and Registered Domestic Partners, Patricia A. Cain


Taxation of Same-Sex Couples After United States v. Windsor: Did the IRS Get It Right in Revenue Ruling 2013-17? (Symposium: The Effects of Windsor and Perry on Constitutional Law, Family Law, Tax Law, and Society), Patricia A. Cain

Migration, Remittances and Child Support, Ann Laquer Estin

The Hague Abduction Convention and the United States Supreme Court, Ann Laquer Estin

Estates, Future Interests, and Powers of Appointment in a Nutshell, 5th ed., Thomas P. Gallanis

Family Property Law: Cases and Materials on Wills, Trusts, and Estates, 6th ed., St. Paul, MN: LEG, Inc., 2014., Thomas P. Gallanis


Trusts and Estates: Teaching Uniform Law, Thomas P. Gallanis

Uniform Trust and Estate Statutes, 2014 - 2015 ed., Thomas P. Gallanis


Democracy, Solidarity, and the Rule of Law: Lessons from Athens, Paul Gowder


Equal Law in an Unequal World, Paul Gowder

Institutional Corruption and the Rule of Law, Paul Gowder

Institutional Values, or How to Say What Democracy Is, Paul Gowder

Rule of Law, Paul Gowder

The Health Insurance Mandate Really Is a Tax, and That’s a Good Thing Too, Paul Gowder


Foreword (Symposium: Taking Administrative Law to Tax), Amandeep S. Grewal


Mixing Management Fee Waivers with Mayo, Amandeep S. Grewal


Petaluma and the Limits of Treasury’s Authority, Amandeep S. Grewal


The Congressional Revenue Service, Amandeep S. Grewal


Anticompetitive Patent Settlements and the Supreme Court’s Actavis Decision (Symposium: The Future of Reverse Payments in the Wake of FTC v. Actavis, Inc.), Herbert J. Hovenkamp

Herbert J. Hovenkamp, Antitrust Law: Policy and Procedure: Cases and Materials, 7th ed., with E. Thomas Sullivan, Howard A. Shelanski, and Christopher R. Leslie. LexisNexis, 2014, Herbert J. Hovenkamp

The Law of Property: An Introductory Survey, 6th ed., Herbert J. Hovenkamp, Sheldon F. Kurtz, and Thomas P. Gallanis

Antitrust Law: Policy and Procedure: Cases and Materials, 7th ed., Herbert J. Hovenkamp, E. Thomas Sullivan, Howard A. Shelanski, and Christopher R. Leslie

Maximizing the Shareholder Value,” in Christian Ethics and Corporate Culture: A Critical View on Corporate Responsibilities, edited by Bartholomew Okonkwo. New York: Springer, 2014, Robert Miller


The Coasean Dissolution of Corporate Social Responsibility, Robert Miller

Still Hazy After All These Years: The Data and Theory Behind ‘Mismatch’ review of Mismatch: How Affirmative Action Hurts Students It’s Intended to Help and Why Universities Won’t Admit It by Richard Sander and Stuart Taylor, Jr., Angela Onwuachi-Willig and William C. Kidder


Reflections on Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia Symposium—The Plenary Panel,” with Angela Onwuachi-Willing, Maritza I. Reyes, Angela Mae Kupenda, Stephanie M. Wildman, and Adrien Katherine Wing, Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Adrien K. Wing


The Demise of International Criminal Law, Mark J. Osiel

The Uncertain Place of Purge Within Transitional Justice, and the Limitations of International Law in the World’s Response to Mass Atrocity, Mark J. Osiel

Who Are Atrocity’s ‘Real’ Perpetrators, Who Its ‘True’ Victims and Beneficiaries?, Mark J. Osiel

Preface, John C. Reitz

Recognition of Foreign Administrative Acts, John C. Reitz


Europe: Political, Not Cosmopolitan, Alexander Somek

The Cosmopolitan Constitution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014, Alexander Somek


The Darling Dogma of Bourgeois Europeanists, Alexander Somek


An Introduction to Fifty Years of Gideon (Symposium: Fifty Years of Gideon: The Past, Present, and Future of the Right to Counsel, James J. Tomkovicz

Redemption Songs: Suing for Freedom before Dred Scott. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014, Lea S. VanderVelde


Advancing a New Legal Architecture to Support the Ecological Commons, Burns H. Weston

Advancing Ecological Stewardship Via the Commons and Human Rights, Burns H. Weston


A Shared Inheritance: The Commons as a Model for Ecological Governance,”, Burns H. Weston


The Commons as a Growing Global Movement, Burns H. Weston

Publications from 2013


A Lesson on Some Limits of Economic Analysis: Schwartz and Scott on Contract Interpretation, Steven J. Burton

Contracts: Keyed to Courses Using Burton’s Principles of Contract Law, 4th ed., Steven J. Burton

Foreword: Festschrift for Burns H. Weston, Steven J. Burton

High Court Case Summaries. Contract Law: Keyed to Burton’s Casebook on Contract Law, 4th ed., Steven J. Burton


Normative Legal Theories: The Case for Pluralism and Balancing, Steven J. Burton

Contract Law: Selected Source Materials Annotated, 2013 ed., Steven J. Burton and Melvin A. Eisenberg


Family Drama: Dangling Inheritances and Promised Lands,” review of Someday All This Will Be Yours: A History of Inheritance and Old Age, by Hendrik Hartog, Patricia A. Cain


In Her Own Voice: Ann Scales as Philosopher, Storyteller, Feminist, and Jurisprude (On ‘Having Fun and Raising Hell’: : Symposium Honoring the Work of Professor Ann Scales), Patricia A. Cain


Trademark Unraveled: The U.S. Olympic Committee Versus Knitters of the World, Marcella David

Violence, Peace, and Law: Burns Weston and the Realistic Quest for Peace and Justice, Marcella David

Domestic Relationships: A Contemporary Approach, Ann Laquer Estin

Transjurisdictional Child Welfare: Local Governments and International Law, Ann Laquer Estin

Review of Devising, Dying and Dispute: Probate Litigation in Early Modern England, by Lloyd Bonfield., Thomas P. Gallanis


Uniform Powers of Appointment Act (2013), Thomas P. Gallanis

Uniform Trust and Estate Statutes, 2013 - 2014 ed., Thomas P. Gallanis


Death and Taxes in NFIB v. Sebelius, Paul Gowder


The Rule of Law and Equality, Paul Gowder


The Missed Jurisdictional Argument in ‘United States v. Woods’, Amandeep S. Grewal

Burns Weston Tribute, N. William Hines


History of the 1972 Clean Water Act: The Story Behind How the 1972 Act Became the Capstone on a Decade of Extraordinary Environmental Reform, N. William Hines


Joint Tenancies in Iowa Today, N. William Hines


Marching to a Different Drummer: Are Lower Courts Faithfully Implementing the Evolving Due Process Guideposts to Catch and Correct Excessive Punitive Damages Awards?, N. William Hines


Competition in Information Technologies: Standards-Essential Patents, Non-Practicing Entities and FRAND Bidding,”, Herbert J. Hovenkamp

The Making of Competition Policy: Legal and Economic Sources, Herbert J. Hovenkamp and Daniel A. Crane


Teaching Preliminary Injunctions After Winter, Jean Love

Aristotle Can’t Refute Evolution: A Response to Seagrave, Robert Miller


Eudaimonia in America, Robert Miller


Eudaimonism and Moral Absolutes, Robert Miller


Inefficient Results in the Market for Corporate Control: Highest Bidders, Highest-Value Users, and Socially Optimal Owners, Robert Miller

Morality and Economic Freedom: A Response to Gregg, Robert Miller

Nature and God in Ethics, Robert Miller

Response to Reno, Robert Miller

Review of Islamic Law in Europe? Legal Pluralism and its Limits in European Family Laws, by Andrea Büchler., Robert Miller

Thanatopsis for Ronald Dworkin, Robert Miller

The Pragmatic Eudaimonist: A Response to David Tubbs, Robert Miller

Thinking Clearly About Drones, Robert Miller

According to Our Hearts: Rhinelander v. Rhinelander and the Law of the Multiracial Family, Angela Onwuachi-Willig

A House Divided: The Invisibility of the Multiracial Family, with Jacob Willig-Onwuachi, Angela Onwuachi-Willig

An Officer and a Gentleman, Angela Onwuachi-Willig

A Room with Many Views: A Response to Essays on According to Our Hearts: Rhinelander v. Rhinelander and the Multiracial Family, Angela Onwuachi-Willig

Complimentary Discrimination and Complementary Discrimination in Faculty Hiring, Angela Onwuachi-Willig

Cracking the Egg: Which Came First--Stigma or Affirmative Action? (Symposium: Taking Initiative on Initiatives: Examining Proposition 209 and Beyond),” with Emily Hough and Mary Campbell, Angela Onwuachi-Willig

On Derrick Bell as Pioneer and Teacher: Teaching Us How to Have the Nerve, Angela Onwuachi-Willig


What Interracial and Gay Couples Know About ‘Passing’, Angela Onwuachi-Willig


What Would Be the Story of Alice and Leonard Rhinelander Today?, Angela Onwuachi-Willig


Next-Generation Civil Rights Lawyers: Race and Representation in the Age of Identity Performance review of Representing the Race: The Creation of the Civil Rights Lawyer by Kenneth W. Mack; and Acting White? Rethinking Race in Post-Racial America by Devon W. Carbado and Mitu Gulati., Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Anthony V. Alfieri


Proportionality in War: Protecting Soldiers from Enemy Captivity, and Israel’s Operation Cast Lead—‘The Soldiers are Everyone’s Children’, with Ziv Bohrer, Mark J. Osiel

Rights to do Grave Wrong, Mark J. Osiel


Proportionality in Military Force at War’s Multiple Levels: Averting Civilian Casualties vs. Safeguarding Soldiers, Mark J. Osiel and Ziv Bohrer


Patent Law’s Disclosure Requirement (Symposium: Patents, Innovation, and Freedom to Use Ideas), Jason A. Rantanen


The Importance of and Need for Legal Science, John C. Reitz

Criminal Policing of Human Experimentation, Song Richardson


Implicit Racial Bias in Public Defender Triage, with Phillip Atiba Goff, Song Richardson

The Constitution and the Future of Criminal Justice in America, with John T. Parry. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013., Song Richardson

Constitutionalization: Constitution-Making for Individualists, Alexander Somek

Europe: From Emancipation to Empowerment, Alexander Somek

Gleichheit und politische Autonomie [Equality and Political Autonomy], Alexander Somek