Thursday, December 30, 2010
Happy New Year's Eve eve! Here's the final installment of "Now in Print" for 2010. It's chock full of interesting items because Kwanzaa-Bot told us you'd (almost all) been good girls, boys, and androids.
We plan to continue keeping you apprised of articles, book reviews, comments, essays, notes, etc. recently published in English-language law journals (but not limited to English-only journals) originating in the U.S. and elsewhere. Look for the next installment sometime after next week's AALS annual meeting.
Patricia Sánchez Abril, Private Ordering: A Contractual Approach to Online Interpersonal Privacy, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 689 (2010).
Afra Afsharipour, Transforming the Allocation of Deal Risk Through Reverse Termination Fees, 63 Vand. L. Rev. 1161 (2010).
Peter A. Alces, Contract Is Context, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 903 (2010).
Peter A. Alces & Michael M. Greenfield, They Can Do What!? Limitations on the Use of Change-of-Terms Clauses, 26 Ga. St. U. L. Rev. 1099 (2010).
Brian Barnes, Note, Against Insurance Rescission, 120 Yale L.J. 328 (2010).
Daniel D. Barnhizer, Context as Power: Defining the Field of Battle for Advantage in Contractual Interactions, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 607 (2010).
Omri Ben-Shahar, Pre-closing Liability, 77 U. Chi. L. Rev. 977 (2010).
Megan Bittakis, The Time Should Begin to Run When the Deed is Done: A Proposed Solution to Problems in Applying Limitations Periods to the Rescission of Contracts, 44 U.S.F.L. Rev. 755 (2010).
Nishanth V. Chari, Note, Disciplining Standard Form Contract Terms Through Online Information Flows: An Empirical Study, 85 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 1618 (2010).
Michelle Cumyn, Responsibility for Another's Debt: Suretyship, Solidarity, and Imperfect Delegation, 55 McGill L.J. 211
Paul S. Davies, Anticipated Contracts: Room for Agreement, 69 Cambridge L.J. 467 (2010).
Larry A. DiMatteo, Strategic Contracting: Contract Law as a Source of Competitive Advantage, 47 Am. Bus. L.J. 727 (2010).
Larry A. DiMatteo & Blake D. Morant, Contract in Context and Contract as Context, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 549 (2010).
Christopher R. Drahozal, Contracting Around Hall Street, 14 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 905 (2010).
Gregory M. Duhl, The Ethics of Contract Drafting, 14 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 989 (2010).
Robert W. Emerson, Franchise Territories: A Community Standard, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 779 (2010).
David Gilo & Ariel Porat, Viewing Unconscionability Through a Market Lens, 52 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 133 (2010).
Kathryn Hendley, Coping With Uncertainty: The Role of Contracts in Russian Industry During the Transition to the Market, 30 Nw. J. Int'l L. & Bus. 417 (2010).
Robert A. Hillman, Contract Law in Context: The Case of Software Contracts, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 669 (2010).
Justin P. Johnson & Michael Waldman, Leasing, Lemons, and Moral Hazard, 53 J.L. & Econ. 307 (2010).
Michael P. Jones, Comment, Looking to Purchase a Home? Buyer Beware: Not Even the Texas DTPA Can Fully Prevent Homebuilders from Utilizing Binding Arbitration, 51 S. Tex. L. Rev. 761 (2010).
Nancy S. Kim, Reasonal Expectations in Sociocultural Context, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 641 (2010).
David McLauchlan, Deleted Words, Prior Negotiations and Contract Interpretation, 24 New Zealand U. L. Rev. 277 (2010).
Justin Markel, Comment, Efficacy of Contractual Solutions in the Interstate Enforcement of Covenants Not to Compete, 51 S. Tex. L. Rev. 783 (2010).
Frank Meisel, Auctioneers and Misdescription: Between Scylla and Charybdis, 73 Modern L. Rev. 1036 (2010).
Meredith R. Miller, Contract Law, Party Sophistication and the New Formalism, 75 Mo. L. Rev. 493 (2010).
Sandra K. Miller, Legal Realism, the LLC, and a Balanced Approach to the Implied Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 729 (2010).
Leone Nigila, Of Harmonization and Fragmentation: The Problem of Legal Transplants in the Europeanization of Private Law, 17 Maastricht J. Eur. & Comp. L. 116 (2010).
Daniel P. O'Gorman, The Statute of Frauds and Oral Promises of Job Security: The Tenuous Distinction Between Performance and Excusable Nonperformance, 40 Seton Hall L. Rev. 1023 (2010).
Nathan B. Oman, Bargaining in the Shadow of God's Law: Islamic Mahr Contracts and the Perils of Legal Specialization, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 579 (2010).
Mark R. Patterson, Standardization of Standard-Form Contracts: Competition and Contract Implications, 52 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 327 (2010).
John Phillips, Protecting Those in a Disadvantageous Negotiating Position: Unconscionable Bargains as a Unifying Doctrine, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 837 (2010).
Eric A. Posner, ProCD v. Zeidenberg and Cognitive Overload in Contractual Bargaining, 77 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1181 (2010).
Chris Reed, How to Make Bad Law: Lessons from Cyberspace, 73 Modern L. Rev. 903 (2010).
Marc L. Roark, Groping Along Between Things Real and Things Personal: Defining Fixtures in Law and Policy in the UCC, 78 U. Cin. L. Rev. 1437 (2010).
Christina M. Sautter, Rethinking Contractual Limits on Fiduciary Duties, 38 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. 55 (2010).
Peter W. Schroth, Financial Leasing of Equipment in the Law of the United States, 58 Am. J. Comp. L. 323 (2010).
Amy J. Schmitz, Pizza-Box Contracts: True Tales of Consumer Contracting Culture, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 863 (2010).
Alan Schwartz, Price Discrimination with Contract Terms: The Lost-Volume Problem, 12 Am. L. & Econ. Rev. 394 (2010).
Tim Stretton, Contract, Debt Litigation, and Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, 31 Adelaide L. Rev. 111 (2010).
Shelley Smith, Reforming the Law of Adhesion Contracts: A Judicial Response to the Subprime Mortgage Crisis, 14 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 1035 (2010).
Debora L. Threedy, Dancing Around Gender: Lessons from Arthur Murray on Dancing and Contracts, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 749 (2010).
Jason Woolley & Grace Brown, Assigning Contractual Liabilities,  New Zealand L.J. 383.