Scholarship is a core priority for the Pacific McGeorge faculty. Among their scholarly pursuits, Pacific McGeorge faculty develop and present at scholarly symposia and conferences, author books for the legal profession, students, and the general public, and produce scholarship for top journals around the country and the world.

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Submissions from 2017

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The Overlooked Daisy Chain Problem in Salman, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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The Road not Taken: A Comparison of the E.U. and U.S. Insider Trading Prohibitions, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Government Identity Speech Programs: Understanding and Applying the New Walker Test, Leslie Gielow Jacobs

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Narrative Arcs and Simulations, Michael P. Malloy

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Certificate of Need in the Post-Affordable Care Act Era, Emily Whelan Parento

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Bargained-for-Justice: Lessons from the Italians?, Michael Vitiello

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The False Dichotomy Between Theory and Skills Training: Why Good Lawyers Need to Pay Attention to Theory, Michael Vitiello

Submissions from 2016

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Congressional Dysfunction and Executive Lawmaking During the Obama Administration, Raquel Aldana

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Intercultural Legal Sensibility as Transformation, Raquel Aldana

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Divorce Without Separation: Reimagining the Two-State Solution, Omar M. Dajani

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Building a Wall against Private Actions for Overseas Injuries: The Impact of RJR Nabisco v. European Community, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Unlimited Rights in a Water-Scarce World? Quantification of Dormant Rights to Common Pool Groundwater, Jennifer L. Harder

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The Animal Welfare Act at Fifty: Problems and Possibilities in Animal Testing Regulation, Courtney G. Lee

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UTOPIA and the Law and Literature Movement, Michael P. Malloy

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The Human Right to Water: A False Promise?, Stephen C. McCaffrey

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Introduction, Rachael E. Salcido

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Using International Property Law as a Lever to Evolve Toward Integrative Ocean Governance, Rachael E. Salcido

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Legalizing Marijuana and Abating Environmental Harm: An Overblown Promise?, Michael Vitiello

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Establishing a Legal Research Agenda for Ocean Energy, Glen Wright, Anne Marie O'Hagan, Jiska de Groot, Yannick Leroy, Rachael E. Salcido, Montserrat Abad Castelos, Simon Jude, Julien Rochette, and Sandy Kerr

Submissions from 2015

The Middle East's Majority Problems: Minoritarian Regimes and the Threat of Democracy, Omar M. Dajani

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Globalizing Up Corporate Law, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Public Accommodations and the Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Surprising Success?, Brian K. Landsberg

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Changing Gears to Meet the 'New Normal' in Legal Education, Courtney G. Lee

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Changing Gears to Meet the "New Normal" in Legal Education, Courtney G. Lee

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There are no Bitcoins, Only Bit Payers: Law, Policy and Socio-Economics of Virtual Currencies, Michael P. Malloy

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The Increasing Weight of Regulation: Countries Combat the Global Obesity Epidemic, Emily Whelan Parento, Allyn L. Taylor, and Laura A. Schmidt

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Rationing Environmental Law in a Time of Climate Change, Rachael E. Salcido

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Limiting Access to U.S. Courts: The Supreme Court's New Personal Jurisdiction Case Law, Michael Vitiello

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Mass Incarceration: Why are solutions so difficult in California?, Michael Vitiello

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Teaching Oral Advocacy: Creating More Opportunities for an Essential Skill,, Michael Vitiello

Submissions from 2014

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Charitable Nonprofits’ Use of Noncompetition Agreements: Having the Best of Both Worlds, Lindsey D. Blanchard

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Examining the Causes and Consequences of Hybridization During Chinook Salmon Reintroductions: Using the San Joaquin River as a Restoration Case Study of Management Options, Karrigan Bork, Katharine Tomalty, Molly Stephens, Melinda Baerwald, Mariah Meek, and Bernie May

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Teaching the Power of Empathy in Domestic and Transnational Experiential Public Defender Courses, Cary Bricker

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Informed Consent in Mediation: Promoting Pro Se Parties’ Informed Settlement Choice While Honoring the Mediator’s Ethical Duties, Michael T. Colatrella Jr.

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An Introduction to the Symposium and an Examination of Morrison’s Impact on the Presumption against Extraterritoriality, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Determining Extraterritoriality, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Demand Offsets: Water Neutral Development in California, Jennifer L. Harder

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Compelled Commercial Speech as Compelled Consent Speech, Leslie Gielow Jacobs

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Corrections and Sentencing Reform: The Obstacle Posed by Dehumanization, J. Clark Kelso

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Does Prison Reform Bring Sentencing Reform? The Congress, the Courts, and the Structural Injunction, Brian K. Landsberg

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Enforcing Desegregation: A Case Study of Federal District Court Power and Social Change in Macon County Alabama, Brian K. Landsberg

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The Restatement of Gay(?), Lawrence C. Levine and Courtney G. Joslin

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Protecting Victims from Liability Insurance Companies that Add Gratuitous Insult to Grievous Injury, Francis J. Mootz III

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California's Eavesdropping Law Endangers Victims of Domestic Violence, John E.B. Myers

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“I Won’t Pay Child Support, But I Insist on Visitation.” Should Visitation and Child Support Be Linked?, John E.B. Myers

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"Testilying" in Family Court, John E.B. Myers

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Symposium—Growing, Growing, Gone: Innovative Ideas in Resource Management for a Growing Population: Introduction, Rachael E. Salcido

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The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge: On a Rocky Road To Creating a Community Asset, Rachael E. Salcido

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The Global Right to Property, John G. Sprankling

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Reflections on an Extraordinary Career: Thoughts about Gerald Caplan's Retirement, Michael Vitiello

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Reforming California Sentencing Practice and Policy: Are We There Yet?, Michael Vitiello

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The Expanding Use of Genetic and Psychological Evidence: Finding Coherence in the Criminal Law?, Michael Vitiello

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The Subversion of State – to State Investment Treaty Arbitration, Jarrod Wong

Submissions from 2013

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La Conducta de los Defensores de Ríos Montt, Raquel Aldana

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Goodyear and Hertz: Reconciling Two Recent Supreme Court Decisions, Lindsey D. Blanchard

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Rule 37(a)'s Loser-Pays "Mandate": More Bark Than Bite, Lindsey D. Blanchard

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The Radiating Effects of Torts, Anne Bloom

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Chinese Homicide Law, Irrationality, and Incremental Change, Cary Bricker and Michael Vitiello

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The Evolution of Justice Kennedy’s Eighth Amendment Jurisprudence on Categorical Bars in Capital Cases, Linda Carter

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The Future of the International Criminal Court: Complimentarity as a Strength or a Weakness?, Linda Carter

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Sentencias Trascendentales del Tribunal Supremo de los Estados Unidos. Pasos Hacia la Igualdad del Matrimonio Para Parejas del Mismo Sexo, Julie A. Davies

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Removing Revlon, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Report Regarding the 2011 Pacific McGeorge Workshop on Promoting Intercultural Legal Competence (The “Tahoe II” Conference), Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Justice Kennedy’s “Gay Agenda”: Romer, Lawrence, and the Struggle for Marriage Equality, Lawrence C. Levine

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Où est votre chapeau? Economic Sanctions and Trade Regulation, Michael P. Malloy

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The Mixed Use of a Personal Residence: Integration of Conflicting Holding Purposes Under I.R.C. Sections 121, 280A, and 1031, Christine Manolakas

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Keynote: Sustainability and Sovereignty in the 21st Century, Stephen C. McCaffrey

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There’s a Whole World Out There: Justice Kennedy’s Use of International Sources, Stephen C. McCaffrey

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Introduction, Symposium: The State and Future of Legal Education, Francis J. Mootz III

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Teaching Law Students to Be Self- Regulated Learners, Michael Hunter Schwartz

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The Property Jurisprudence of Justice Kennedy, John G. Sprankling

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Joints or the Joint: Colorado and Washington Square Off Against the United States, Michael Vitiello

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Personal Reflections on Connick v. Thompson, Michael Vitiello

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Still Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Sentencing Reform in California, Michael Vitiello

Submissions from 2012

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Raising the Bar: Law Schools and Legal Institutions Leading to Educate Undocumented Students, Raquel Aldana, Beth Lyon, and Karla Mari McKanders

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Medical Marijuana: A Study of Unintended Consequences, Gerald Caplan

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The Global Impact and Implementation of Human Rights Norms: Introduction, Linda Carter

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Torture and the War on Terror: The Need for Consistent Definitions and Legal Remedies, Linda Carter

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A “Lawyer for All Seasons”: The Lawyer as Conflict Manager, Michael T. Colatrella Jr.

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Contractualism in the Law of Treaties, Omar M. Dajani

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The Sacrifice of Unarmed Prisoners to Gladiators: The Post-Aedpa Access-to-the-Courts Demand for A Constitutional Right to Counsel in Federal Habeas Corpus, Emily Garcia Uhrig

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Why Delaware LLCs, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Built to Scale: Small Business Policy and the Meltdown, Michael P. Malloy

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The Exit Tax: A Move in the Right Direction, Christine Manolakas and William L. Dentino

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Even Moe Dalitz Would Blush: Why the District Attorney Has No Business Collecting Unpaid Casino Markers, Francis J. Mootz III

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Law Among the Sight Lovers, Francis J. Mootz III

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The “Ethical” Surplus of the War on Illegal Immigration, Francis J. Mootz III and Leticia Saucedo

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Health Equity, Healthy People 2020, and Coercive Legal Mechanisms as Necessary for the Achievement of Both, Emily Whelan Parento

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The Success and Continued Challenges of the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area: A Grassroots Restoration, Rachael E. Salcido

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The Emergence of International Property Law, John G. Sprankling

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Alternatives to Incarceration: Why is California Lagging Behind?, Michael Vitiello

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Why the Initiative Process Is the Wrong Way to Go: Lessons We Should Have Learned from Proposition 215, Michael Vitiello

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Arbitrating in the Ether of Intent, Jarrod Wong

Submissions from 2011

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Transforming Students, Transforming Self: The Power of Teaching Social Justice Struggles in Context, Raquel Aldana

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Teaching in a Transformative Era: Selected Essays from the Society of American Law Teachers Teaching Conference , Raquel Aldana and Hazel Weiser

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Local to Global: Rethinking Spheres of Authority After a World Financial Crisis: An Introduction, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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The Globalization of Corporate Law: The End of History or A Never-Ending Story?, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Using Comparative and Transitional Corporate Law to Teach Corporate Social Responsibility , Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Promoting Social Justice Values and Reflective Legal Practice in Chinese Law Schools, Brian K. Landsberg

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Right Rhetoric: What Lawyers May Learn from the Study of Rhetoric, Francis J. Mootz III