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Monday, August 13, 2018

Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads (August 13, 2018)

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Top Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 09 Jun 2018 - 08 Aug 2018

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Online Contracts (2018)

Santa Clara University - School of Law
371
2.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
250
3.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
200
4.

Cash America and the Structure of Bondholder Remedies

Duke University School of Law and New York University School of Law
153
5.

Not-So-Smart Blockchain Contracts and Artificial Responsibility

Brooklyn Law School
131
6.

Behavioral Law and Economics - Introduction

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
131
7.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
120
8.

New Frontiers in Private Fiduciary Law

Notre Dame Law School
109
9.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
98
10.

Freedom, Choice, and Contracts

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School

 

Top Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 09 Jun 2018 - 08 Aug 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Online Contracts (2018)

Santa Clara University - School of Law
371
2.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
250
3.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
200
4.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
120
5.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
98
6.

Freedom, Choice, and Contracts

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
95
7.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
83
8.

Purposive Contractual Interpretation

The University of Melbourne - Law School
75
9.

Why the Equity of Redemption?

Harvard Law School
69
10.

Breach of Contract: A Plea for Clarity and Discipline

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
66

 

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Friday, August 3, 2018

Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads (August 3, 2018)

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Top Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 04 Jun 2018 - 03 Aug 2018

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Online Contracts (2018)

Santa Clara University - School of Law
351
2.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
245
3.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
186
4.

Cash America and the Structure of Bondholder Remedies

Duke University School of Law and New York University School of Law
148
5.

Not-So-Smart Blockchain Contracts and Artificial Responsibility

Brooklyn Law School
123
6.

Behavioral Law and Economics - Introduction

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
120
7.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
113
8.

New Frontiers in Private Fiduciary Law

Notre Dame Law School
106
9.

Equity as Supplemental Law

Notre Dame Law School
104
10.

Granular Legal Norms: Big Data and the Personalization of Private Law

University of Osnabrück - European Legal Studies Institute and University of Ferrara - Faculty of Law
101

 

Top Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 04 Jun 2018 - 03 Aug 2018

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Online Contracts (2018)

Santa Clara University - School of Law
351
2.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
245
3.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
186
4.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
113
5.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
98
6.

Freedom, Choice, and Contracts

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
92
7.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
82
8.

Purposive Contractual Interpretation

The University of Melbourne - Law School
69
9.

Why the Equity of Redemption?

Harvard Law School
68
10.

Breach of Contract: A Plea for Clarity and Discipline

University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
64

 

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Saturday, July 21, 2018

Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads (July 21, 2018)

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Top Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 22 May 2018 - 21 Jul 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
218
2.

Legal Engineering on the Blockchain: 'Smart Contracts' as Legal Conduct

Swinburne University of Technology - Swinburne Law School and University of Melbourne, Law School
195
3.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
166
4.

Not-So-Smart Blockchain Contracts and Artificial Responsibility

Brooklyn Law School
110
5.

Equity as Supplemental Law

Notre Dame Law School
101
6.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
100
7.

Behavioral Law and Economics - Introduction

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
96
8.

Granular Legal Norms: Big Data and the Personalization of Private Law

University of Osnabrück - European Legal Studies Institute and University of Ferrara - Faculty of Law
92
9.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
90
10.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
79

 

Top Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 22 May 2018 - 21 Jul 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
218
2.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
166
3.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
100
4.

The Evolution of Good Faith in Western Contract Law

Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Students
91
5.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
90
6.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
79
7.

Freedom, Choice, and Contracts

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
79
8.

Contract Law and the Common Good

University of Minnesota Law School
73
9.

Breach of Contract and Damages for Non-Pecuniary Loss

Tilburg University - Private Law Department
62
10.

Why the Equity of Redemption?

Harvard Law School
59

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads for July 12, 2018

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Top Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 13 May 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
204
2.

Legal Engineering on the Blockchain: 'Smart Contracts' as Legal Conduct

Swinburne University of Technology - Swinburne Law School and University of Melbourne, Law School
184
3.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
176
4.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
132
5.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
96
6.

Equity as Supplemental Law

Notre Dame Law School
94
7.

Not-So-Smart Blockchain Contracts and Artificial Responsibility

Brooklyn Law School
90
8.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
86
9.

Granular Legal Norms: Big Data and the Personalization of Private Law

University of Osnabrück - European Legal Studies Institute and University of Ferrara - Faculty of Law
80
10.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
74

 

Top Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 13 May 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
204
2.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
176
3.

The Persistence of 'Dumb' Contracts

Suffolk University Law School
133
4.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
96
5.

The Evolution of Good Faith in Western Contract Law

Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Students
89
6.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
86
7.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
74
8.

Contract Law and the Common Good

University of Minnesota Law School
70
9.

The Mistake About Mistakes: Rethinking Partial Restitution

Tel Aviv University and Bar-Ilan University - Faculty of Law
65
10.

Breach of Contract and Damages for Non-Pecuniary Loss

Tilburg University - Private Law Department
61

 

July 12, 2018 in Recent Scholarship | Permalink

Friday, July 6, 2018

Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads for July 6, 2018

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Top Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 07 May 2018 - 06 Jul 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
196
2.

Legal Engineering on the Blockchain: 'Smart Contracts' as Legal Conduct

Swinburne University of Technology - Swinburne Law School and University of Melbourne, Law School
173
3.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
164
4.

Teaching Fairness to Artificial Intelligence: Existing and Novel Strategies Against Algorithmic Discrimination Under EU Law

Humboldt University of Berlin
154
5.

Secured Transactions and IP Licenses: Comparative Observations and Reform Suggestions

University of Nottingham - School of Law
150
6.

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law

Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
135
7.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
92
8.

Equity as Supplemental Law

Notre Dame Law School
90
9.

Collateral Damage: Brexit's Negative Effects on Regulatory Competition and Legal Innovation in Private Law

University of Oxford
88
10.

Contract and Consumer Law

Tilburg Law School
83

 

Top Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 07 May 2018 - 06 Jul 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
196
2.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
164
3.

Secured Transactions and IP Licenses: Comparative Observations and Reform Suggestions

University of Nottingham - School of Law
150
4.

A Duty to ‘Save’ Seemingly Non-Compliant Tenders for Public Contracts? - Comments on Art 72 of the 2017 Portuguese Code of Public Contracts

University of Bristol - School of Law
146
5.

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law

Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
135
6.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
92
7.

The Evolution of Good Faith in Western Contract Law

Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Students
86
8.

Contract and Consumer Law

Tilburg Law School
83
9.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
81
10.

The Impact of the French Doctrine of Significant Imbalance on International Business Transactions

HEC Paris - Tax & Law, Université Côte d'Azur and HEC Paris
73

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

Weekly Top Ten SSRN Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads for June 28, 2018

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Top Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 29 Apr 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
180
2.

Legal Engineering on the Blockchain: 'Smart Contracts' as Legal Conduct

Swinburne University of Technology - Swinburne Law School and University of Melbourne, Law School
151
3.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
149
4.

Teaching Fairness to Artificial Intelligence: Existing and Novel Strategies Against Algorithmic Discrimination Under EU Law

Humboldt University of Berlin
144
5.

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law

Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
131
6.

Secured Transactions and IP Licenses: Comparative Observations and Reform Suggestions

University of Nottingham - School of Law
126
7.

Collateral Damage: Brexit's Negative Effects on Regulatory Competition and Legal Innovation in Private Law

University of Oxford
86
8.

Equity as Supplemental Law

Notre Dame Law School
86
9.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
84
10.

Contract and Consumer Law

Tilburg Law School
80

 

Top Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 29 Apr 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
180
2.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
149
3.

A Duty to ‘Save’ Seemingly Non-Compliant Tenders for Public Contracts? - Comments on Art 72 of the 2017 Portuguese Code of Public Contracts

University of Bristol - School of Law
144
4.

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law

Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
131
5.

Secured Transactions and IP Licenses: Comparative Observations and Reform Suggestions

University of Nottingham - School of Law
126
6.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
84
7.

Contract and Consumer Law

Tilburg Law School
80
8.

The Evolution of Good Faith in Western Contract Law

Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Students
80
9.

Personalizing Mandatory Rules in Contract Law

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
79
10.

Privacy Remedies

Florida State University - College of Law
73

June 28, 2018 in Recent Scholarship | Permalink

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Return of the Weekly Top Ten! Contracts & Commercial Law Downloads for June 21, 2018

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After a thoroughly unplanned hiatus for early 2018, the Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads List returns to ContractsProf Blog.  Hot topics include smart contracts, forum selection, and good faith. Enjoy!

 

Top SSRN Downloads For:

Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 22 Apr 2018 - 21 Jun 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
151
2.

Legal Engineering on the Blockchain: 'Smart Contracts' as Legal Conduct

Swinburne University of Technology - Swinburne Law School and University of Melbourne, Law School
138
3.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
127
4.

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law

Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
123
5.

Teaching Fairness to Artificial Intelligence: Existing and Novel Strategies Against Algorithmic Discrimination Under EU Law

Humboldt University of Berlin
116
6.

Secured Transactions and IP Licenses: Comparative Observations and Reform Suggestions

University of Nottingham - School of Law
116
7.

Why Markets? Welfare, Autonomy, and the Just Society

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
103
8.

Collateral Damage: Brexit's Negative Effects on Regulatory Competition and Legal Innovation in Private Law

University of Oxford
82
9.

Equity as Supplemental Law

Notre Dame Law School
82
10.

Contract and Consumer Law

Tilburg Law School
74
 

Top SSRN Downloads For:

Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 22 Apr 2018 - 21 Jun 2018
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The Forgotten History of Metes and Bounds

University of Virginia - School of Law
292
2.

Data Pollution

University of Chicago Law School
151
3.

A Duty to ‘Save’ Seemingly Non-Compliant Tenders for Public Contracts? - Comments on Art 72 of the 2017 Portuguese Code of Public Contracts

University of Bristol - School of Law
140
4.

The Stakes of Smart Contracts

University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law
127
5.

The Interpretation and Effect of Permissive Forum Selection Clauses Under U.S. Law

Indiana University Bloomington Maurer School of Law
123
6.

Secured Transactions and IP Licenses: Comparative Observations and Reform Suggestions

University of Nottingham - School of Law
116
7.

Contract and Consumer Law

Tilburg Law School
74
8.

The Evolution of Good Faith in Western Contract Law

Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Students
74
9.

Force Majeure and Excuses in Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
72
10.

Interpreting Contracts Without Context

University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
67

June 21, 2018 in Recent Scholarship | Permalink

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Contracts & Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (December 14, 2017)

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Top Downloads for: Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of: 15 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017

Rank

Paper

Downloads

1.

Deterring Holdout Creditors in a Restructuring of PDVSA Bonds and Promissory Notes (¿Cómo disuadir a acreedores 'holdout' en una restructuración de bonos y pagarés de PDVSA?)

Lee C. Buchheit and G. Mitu Gulati

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law

323

2.

Transatlantic Data Privacy

Paul M. Schwartz and Karl-Nikolaus Peifer

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Cologne - Faculty of Law

195

3.

Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

Robin Bradley Kar and Margaret Jane Radin

University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

162

4.

The Perfect Match? A Closer Look at the Relationship between EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

Natali Helberger, Frederik J. Zuiderveen Borgesius and Agustin Reyna

University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam - IViR Institute for Information Law (IViR) and BEUC, The European Consumer Organisation

137

5.

Abolishing Consideration: An Argument from Coherence

Azfer A. Khan

Harvard University, Law School, Students

127

6.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

Omri Ben-Shahar and Ariel Porat

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University

116

7.

Privatizing Law: Is Rule of Law an Equilibrium without Private Ordering?

Gillian K. Hadfield and Barry R. Weingast

USC Law School and Department of Economics and Stanford University, Department of Political Science

106

8.

Objective Plain Meaning in Common Law Contracts

Stephen C. Mouritsen

University of Chicago - Law School

101

9.

Whiteboard and Black-Letter: Visual Communication in Commercial Contracts

Jay A. Mitchell

Stanford Law School

94

10.

Deal Momentum

Cathy Hwang

Stanford Law School

90

 

Top Downloads for: Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal

Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of: 15 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017

Rank

Paper

Downloads

1.

Introduction: Contract in Commercial Law

James J. Edelman, James Goudkamp and Simone Degeling

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and UNSW Australia - Faculty of Law

226

2.

Transatlantic Data Privacy

Paul M. Schwartz and Karl-Nikolaus Peifer

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Cologne - Faculty of Law

196

3.

‘Oops!... I Did it Again’: New Restrictions on Foreign Counsel in UAE Arbitrations

Amr Omran

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

165

4.

Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

Robin Bradley Kar and Margaret Jane Radin

University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

162

5.

The Perfect Match? A Closer Look at the Relationship between EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

Natali Helberger, Frederik J. Zuiderveen Borgesius and Agustin Reyna

University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam - IViR Institute for Information Law (IViR) and BEUC, The European Consumer Organisation

137

6.

Creatures of Contract: A Half-Truth about LLCs

Mohsen Manesh

University of Oregon School of Law

134

7.

Abolishing Consideration: An Argument from Coherence

Azfer A. Khan

Harvard University, Law School, Students

127

8.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

Omri Ben-Shahar and Ariel Porat

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University

116

9.

Objective Plain Meaning in Common Law Contracts

Stephen C. Mouritsen

University of Chicago - Law School

101

10.

Crowdfunding Signals

Darian M. Ibrahim

William & Mary Law School

95

 

December 14, 2017 in Recent Scholarship | Permalink

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Contracts & Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (December 7, 2017)

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Top Downloads For: Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal SSRN Logo2

Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 08 Oct 2017 - 07 Dec 2017
 
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Deterring Holdout Creditors in a Restructuring of PDVSA Bonds and Promissory Notes (¿Cómo disuadir a acreedores 'holdout' en una restructuración de bonos y pagarés de PDVSA?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
317
2.

Tracing Equity: Realizing and Allocating Value in Chapter 11

University of North Carolina School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
187
3.

Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
136
4.

Abolishing Consideration: An Argument from Coherence

Harvard University, Law School, Students
122
5.

The Perfect Match? A Closer Look at the Relationship between EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam - IViR Institute for Information Law (IViR) and BEUC, The European Consumer Organisation
118
6.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
113
7.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
111
8.

Privatizing Law: Is Rule of Law an Equilibrium without Private Ordering?

USC Law School and Department of Economics and Stanford University, Department of Political Science
102
9.

Objective Plain Meaning in Common Law Contracts

University of Chicago - Law School
95
10.

Transatlantic Data Privacy

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Cologne - Faculty of Law
91

 

Top Downloads For: Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal SSRN Logo2

Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 08 Oct 2017 - 07 Dec 2017
 
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Introduction: Contract in Commercial Law

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and UNSW Australia - Faculty of Law
224
2.

‘Oops!... I Did it Again’: New Restrictions on Foreign Counsel in UAE Arbitrations

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
162
3.

Pseudo-Contract & Shared Meaning Analysis

University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
136
4.

Creatures of Contract: A Half-Truth about LLCs

University of Oregon School of Law
129
5.

Abolishing Consideration: An Argument from Coherence

Harvard University, Law School, Students
122
6.

The Perfect Match? A Closer Look at the Relationship between EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam - IViR Institute for Information Law (IViR) and BEUC, The European Consumer Organisation
118
7.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
113
8.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
111
9.

Objective Plain Meaning in Common Law Contracts

University of Chicago - Law School
95
10.

Transatlantic Data Privacy

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Cologne - Faculty of Law
94

 

December 7, 2017 in Recent Scholarship | Permalink

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (November 30, 2017)

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Top Downloads for Contracts & Commercial Law eJournal SSRN Logo2

Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 01 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Deterring Holdout Creditors in a Restructuring of PDVSA Bonds and Promissory Notes (¿Cómo disuadir a acreedores 'holdout' en una restructuración de bonos y pagarés de PDVSA?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
315
2.

Tracing Equity: Realizing and Allocating Value in Chapter 11

University of North Carolina School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
184
3.

Smart Contracts: Terminology, Technical Limitations and Real World Complexity

Singapore Management University
129
4.

Abolishing Consideration: An Argument from Coherence

Harvard University, Law School, Students
110
5.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
107
6.

The Perfect Match? A Closer Look at the Relationship between EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam - IViR Institute for Information Law (IViR) and BEUC, The European Consumer Organisation
106
7.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
105
8.

Privatizing Law: Is Rule of Law an Equilibrium without Private Ordering?

USC Law School and Department of Economics and Stanford University, Department of Political Science
101
9.

Whiteboard and Black-Letter: Visual Communication in Commercial Contracts

Stanford Law School
88
10.

Objective Plain Meaning in Common Law Contracts

University of Chicago - Law School
84

 

Top Downloads for Law & Society: Private Law - Contracts eJournal SSRN Logo2

Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 01 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Introduction: Contract in Commercial Law

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and UNSW Australia - Faculty of Law
217
2.

‘Oops!... I Did it Again’: New Restrictions on Foreign Counsel in UAE Arbitrations

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
152
3.

Smart Contracts: Terminology, Technical Limitations and Real World Complexity

Singapore Management University
129
4.

Creatures of Contract: A Half-Truth about LLCs

University of Oregon School of Law
124
5.

Abolishing Consideration: An Argument from Coherence

Harvard University, Law School, Students
111
6.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
107
7.

The Perfect Match? A Closer Look at the Relationship between EU Consumer Law and Data Protection Law

University of Amsterdam - Institute for Information Law (IViR), University of Amsterdam - IViR Institute for Information Law (IViR) and BEUC, The European Consumer Organisation
106
8.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
105
9.

Whiteboard and Black-Letter: Visual Communication in Commercial Contracts

Stanford Law School
88
10.

Objective Plain Meaning in Common Law Contracts

University of Chicago - Law School
84

 

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (November 3, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 04 Sep 2017 - 03 Nov 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
289
2.

Deterring Holdout Creditors in a Restructuring of PDVSA Bonds and Promissory Notes

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
196
3.

The Promise and Perils of Crowdfunding: Between Corporate Finance and Consumer Contracts

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford Faculty of Law
179
4.

Tracing Equity: Realizing and Allocating Value in Chapter 11

University of North Carolina School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
160
5.

The Comments to the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act Relating to Self-Settled Spendthrift Trusts are Correct

Visiting Professor at Large
134
6.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
129
7.

Formalizing Contract Law for Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
116
8.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
104
9.

Spite: Legal and Social Implications

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
97
10.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
96

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 04 Sep 2017 - 03 Nov 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
289
2.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
129
3.

Formalizing Contract Law for Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
116
4.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
104
5.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
96
6.

Creatures of Contract: A Half-Truth about LLCs

University of Oregon School of Law
94
7.

Distributive Justice and Contract Law: A Hohfeldian Analysis

Stetson University College of Law
93
8.

U.S. Unconscionability and Article 1171 of the New French Civil Code: Achieving Balance in Statutory Regulation and Judicial Intervention

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
77
9.

Smart Contracts: Terminology, Technical Limitations and Real World Complexity

Singapore Management University
76
10.

The Restoration Remedy in Private Law: A Novel Approach to Compensation for Emotional Harm

University of Chicago Law School and Tel Aviv University
76

 

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (October 26, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 27 Aug 2017 - 26 Oct 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
265
2.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
171
3.

Tracing Equity: Realizing and Allocating Value in Chapter 11

University of North Carolina School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
155
4.

The Promise and Perils of Crowdfunding: Between Corporate Finance and Consumer Contracts

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford Faculty of Law
150
5.

The Comments to the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act Relating to Self-Settled Spendthrift Trusts are Correct

Visiting Professor at Large
132
6.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
124
7.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
103
8.

Formalizing Contract Law for Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
99
9.

Spite: Legal and Social Implications

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
97
10.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
92

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 27 Aug 2017 - 26 Oct 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
265
2.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
171
3.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
124
4.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
103
5.

Formalizing Contract Law for Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
99
6.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
92
7.

Distributive Justice and Contract Law: A Hohfeldian Analysis

Stetson University College of Law
90
8.

U.S. Unconscionability and Article 1171 of the New French Civil Code: Achieving Balance in Statutory Regulation and Judicial Intervention

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
76
9.

Superior Bargaining Power: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - KoGuan Law School
75
10.

Borrowing in the Shadow of Death: Another Look at Probate Lending

University of California, Davis - School of Law
74

 

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (October 19, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 20 Aug 2017 - 19 Oct 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
247
2.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
159
3.

Tracing Equity: Realizing and Allocating Value in Chapter 11

University of North Carolina School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
139
4.

The Comments to the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act Relating to Self-Settled Spendthrift Trusts are Correct

Visiting Professor at Large
129
5.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
121
6.

The Promise and Perils of Crowdfunding: Between Corporate Finance and Consumer Contracts

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford Faculty of Law
116
7.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
101
8.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
101
9.

Spite: Legal and Social Implications

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
92
10.

The MacPherson-Henningsen Puzzle

Columbia Law School
87

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 20 Aug 2017 - 19 Oct 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
247
2.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
159
3.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
121
4.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
101
5.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
101
6.

The Rise of Automated Investment Advice: Can Robo-Advisers Rescue the Retail Market?

University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
96
7.

Formalizing Contract Law for Smart Contracts

Tilburg Law School
84
8.

Legal Certainty: A Common Law View and a Critique

Durham University
84
9.

Distributive Justice and Contract Law: A Hohfeldian Analysis

Stetson University College of Law
83
10.

U.S. Unconscionability and Article 1171 of the New French Civil Code: Achieving Balance in Statutory Regulation and Judicial Intervention

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
73

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (October 12, 2017)

The Top Ten List returns after an unintended hiatus over the last two weeks.  Happy reading!

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 13 Aug 2017 - 12 Oct 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
221
2.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
149
3.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
135
4.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
129
5.

The Comments to the Uniform Voidable Transactions Act Relating to Self-Settled Spendthrift Trusts are Correct

Visiting Professor at Large
126
6.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
108
7.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
95
8.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
92
9.

Spite: Legal and Social Implications

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
90
10.

The MacPherson-Henningsen Puzzle

Columbia Law School
82

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 13 Aug 2017 - 12 Oct 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Smart Contracts and the Cost of Inflexibility

University of Pennsylvania Law School - Student/Alumni/Adjunct
221
2.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
149
3.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
135
4.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
129
5.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
108
6.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
95
7.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
92
8.

The Rise of Automated Investment Advice: Can Robo-Advisers Rescue the Retail Market?

University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
91
9.

Distributive Justice and Contract Law: A Hohfeldian Analysis

Stetson University College of Law
77
10.

U.S. Unconscionability and Article 1171 of the New French Civil Code: Achieving Balance in Statutory Regulation and Judicial Intervention

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
71

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (September 21, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 23 Jul 2017 - 21 Sep 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,785
2.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
171
3.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
167
4.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
143
5.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
120
6.

Personal Data, Exploitative Contracts, and Algorithmic Fairness: Autonomous Vehicles Meet the Internet of Things

European University Institute
118
7.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
116
8.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
112
9.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
89
10.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
123

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 23 Jul 2017 - 21 Sep 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
171
2.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
167
3.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
123
4.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
120
5.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
116
6.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
112
7.

Consent and Contracts

University of Minnesota Law School
89
8.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
79
9.

The Rise of Automated Investment Advice: Can Robo-Advisers Rescue the Retail Market?

University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
78
10.

The Bureaucrats of Private Law

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
78

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (September 14, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 16 Jul 2017 - 14 Sep 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,737
2.

Corporate Governance for Complex Cryptocurrencies? A Framework for Stability and Decision Making in Blockchain-Based Monetary Systems

European University Institute
167
3.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
167
4.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
166
5.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
140
6.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
118
7.

Personal Data, Exploitative Contracts, and Algorithmic Fairness: Autonomous Vehicles Meet the Internet of Things

European University Institute
110
8.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
108
9.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
91
10.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
112

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of 16 Jul 2017 - 14 Sep 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
167
2.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
166
3.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
118
4.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
112
5.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
108
6.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
91
7.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
69
8.

The Rise of Automated Investment Advice: Can Robo-Advisers Rescue the Retail Market?

University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
69
9.

The Rise of Modern Commercial Arbitration and the Limits of Private Ordering

Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of History, Students
63
10.

U.S. Unconscionability and Article 1171 of the New French Civil Code: Achieving Balance in Statutory Regulation and Judicial Intervention

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
58

 

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (September 7, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of: 09 Jul 2017 - 07 Sep 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,693
2.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
306
3.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
162
4.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
162
5.

Corporate Governance for Complex Cryptocurrencies? A Framework for Stability and Decision Making in Blockchain-Based Monetary Systems

European University Institute
145
6.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
138
7.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
113
8.

Justice, Fault, and Efficiency in Contract Law

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
111
9.

Personal Data, Exploitative Contracts, and Algorithmic Fairness: Autonomous Vehicles Meet the Internet of Things

European University Institute
105
10.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
100

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of: 09 Jul 2017 - 07 Sep 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
306
2.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
162
3.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
162
4.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
114
5.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
100
6.

Property and the Construction of the Information Economy: A Neo-Polanyian Ontology

Georgetown University Law Center
68
7.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
66
8.

The Rise of Modern Commercial Arbitration and the Limits of Private Ordering

Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of History, Students
61
9.

The Rise of Automated Investment Advice: Can Robo-Advisers Rescue the Retail Market?

University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law
61
10.

Amending Corporate Charters and Bylaws

University of Virginia School of Law and Columbia Law School
60

 

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (August 31, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of: 02 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,640
2.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
298
3.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
157
4.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
150
5.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
136
6.

Corporate Governance for Complex Cryptocurrencies? A Framework for Stability and Decision Making in Blockchain-Based Monetary Systems

European University Institute
135
7.

Justice, Fault, and Efficiency in Contract Law

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
106
8.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
105
9.

Personal Data, Exploitative Contracts, and Algorithmic Fairness: Autonomous Vehicles Meet the Internet of Things

European University Institute
96
10.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
90

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days) as of: 02 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
298
2.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
157
3.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
150
4.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
105
5.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
90
6.

Property and the Construction of the Information Economy: A Neo-Polanyian Ontology

Georgetown University Law Center
67
7.

The Rise of Modern Commercial Arbitration and the Limits of Private Ordering

Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of History, Students
57
8.

Forum-Selection Provisions in Corporate 'Contracts'

New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
53
9.

The Quantitative Study of Privacy-Policy Decisions in the Draft Restatement of Consumer Contracts

Georgetown University Law Center
51
10.

Taking Contracting Digital: Examination of the Smart Contracts Experiment

New York University (NYU), School of Law, Student
50

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (August 24, 2017)

Welcome, for many of our readers, to the first weekly Top Ten list of the new academic year. For those new to ContractsProf Blog, the Top Ten list is a longstanding feature we post to help stay on the abreast of trends and hot topics in the areas of contracts and commercial law. If anything on the list piques your interest, consider clicking through to the SSRN page and giving the author another download. Authors like downloads.

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Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 25 Jun 2017 - 24 Aug 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,536
2.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
287
3.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
149
4.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
146
5.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
128
6.

Corporate Governance for Complex Cryptocurrencies? A Framework for Stability and Decision Making in Blockchain-Based Monetary Systems

European University Institute
122
7.

Justice, Fault, and Efficiency in Contract Law

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
100
8.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
96
9.

Over-Reliance Under Contractual Disgorgement

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
90
10.

Personal Data, Exploitative Contracts, and Algorithmic Fairness: Autonomous Vehicles Meet the Internet of Things

European University Institute
87

  

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Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 25 Jun 2017 - 24 Aug 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
287
2.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
149
3.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
146
4.

Property and Sovereignty Imbricated: Why Religion Is Not an Excuse to Discriminate in Public Accommodations

Harvard Law School
99
5.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
96
6.

Over-Reliance Under Contractual Disgorgement

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
90
7.

Springwell-watch: New Insights into the Nature of Contractual Estoppel

London School of Economics - Law Department
78
8.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
76
9.

Property and the Construction of the Information Economy: A Neo-Polanyian Ontology

Georgetown University Law Center
62
10.

Liberal Contract Theory and Actually Existing Contracts

New York University (NYU) - Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy
57

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Contracts and Commercial Law Scholarship: Weekly Top Ten SSRN Downloads (August 17, 2017)

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Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 18 Jun 2017 - 17 Aug 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

How to Restructure Venezuelan Debt (¿Cómo restructurar la deuda venezolana?)

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - New York Office and Duke University School of Law
2,349
2.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
263
3.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
145
4.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
121
5.

Aspects of Loyalty

McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law
121
6.

Justice, Fault, and Efficiency in Contract Law

University of Florida - Levin College of Law
95
7.

Over-Reliance Under Contractual Disgorgement

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
89
8.

Corporate Governance for Complex Cryptocurrencies? A Framework for Stability and Decision Making in Blockchain-Based Monetary Systems

European University Institute
86
9.

Disclosure Rules in Contract Law

Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University
84
10.

Springwell-watch: New Insights into the Nature of Contractual Estoppel

London School of Economics - Law Department
77

 

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Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 18 Jun 2017 - 17 Aug 2017

Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Crypto Transaction Dispute Resolution

University of St. Thomas, Minnesota - School of Law and Department of Mathematics, Metropolitan State University
263
2.

The Choice Theory of Contracts (Introduction)

Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Columbia University - Columbia Law School
145
3.

Relational Contracts of Adhesion

University of Pennsylvania Law School
121
4.

Property and Sovereignty Imbricated: Why Religion Is Not an Excuse to Discriminate in Public Accommodations

Harvard Law School
99
5.

Over-Reliance Under Contractual Disgorgement

Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
89
6.

Disclosure Rules in Contract Law

Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University
84
7.

Springwell-watch: New Insights into the Nature of Contractual Estoppel

London School of Economics - Law Department
77
8.

Digital Technology as a Challenge to European Contract Law – From the Existing to the Future Architecture

Humboldt University of Berlin - Faculty of Law and European University Institute
73
9.

What Law Governs Forum Selection Clauses

Willamette University - College of Law
73
10.

Property and the Construction of the Information Economy: A Neo-Polanyian Ontology

Georgetown University Law Center
61

 

 

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