Faculty & Research

The law faculty at the University of Arkansas flagship campus in Fayetteville have consistently placed in top law journals over the last three years, including Stanford, California, Michigan, Cornell, Virginia, Texas, UCLA, Northwestern, Vanderbilt, Minnesota, Iowa, Notre Dame, Emory, Boston University, Wisconsin, UC Davis, and OSU.

Recent Notable Faculty Publications

Stanford Law Review

The Broken Fourth Amendment Oath, 74 Stan. L. Rev. 2021 (forthcoming)

by Laurent Sacharoff

Pennsylvania Law Review

The Living Rules of Evidence, Pennsylvania Law Review (forthcoming)

by G. Alexander Nunn

Cornell Law Review

Systemically Important Platforms, Cornell Law Review (forthcoming)

by Caleb Griffin

St. Louis Law Journal

What Does the Decline in the U.S. Dollar’s Global Role Mean for Cryptocurrencies?, St. Louis Law Journal (forthcoming)

by Carol R. Goforth

Washington University Law Review

Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Reproductive Justice, 98 Washington University Law Review 1059 (2021)

by Jill Wieber Lens

Faculty Scholarship

Howard Brill

Howard W. Brill

Baseball Mascots and the Law, 65 U. Kan. L. Rev. 105 (2016) (with Christian H. Brill).

1 Arkansas Practice Series: Law of Damages (6th ed. 2014) (with Christian H. Brill).

Will Foster

Will Foster

Executive Tax Discretion, William E. Foster and Andrew Lawson, Ala. L. Rev. (Forthcoming 2021).

The Gallerist’s Gambit: Financial Innovation, Tax Law, and the Making of the Contemporary Art Market, 42 Colum. J.L. & Arts 479 (2019) (with Michael W. Maizels).

Enduring Design for Business Entities, 2015 Utah L. Rev. 955.

Carol Goforth

Carol Goforth

Regulation of Cryptotransactions (West Academic 2020).

Cinderella’s Slipper: A Better Approach to Regulating Cryptoassets as Securities, Hast. Bus. L. J. (Forthcoming 2021).

Regulation of Crypto: Who is the SEC Protecting?, Am. Bus. L. J. 271 (2021).

Amanda Beth Hurst

Amanda Beth Hurst

Faux Federalism, Ky. L. J. (Forthcoming 2021).

Gonzaga’s Ghosts, 86 Tenn. L. Rev. 289 (2019).

Jill Wieber Lens

Jill Wieber Lens

Second-Trimester Abortion Dangertalk, with Greer Donley. B.C. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2021).

Miscarriage, Stillbirth, & Reproductive Justice, 98 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1059 (2021).

Medical Paternalism, Stillbirth, & Blindsided Mothers, 106 Iowa L. Rev. 665 (2021).

Cynthia Nance

Cynthia Nance

The Value of a Law Degree, 96 Iowa L. Rev. 1629 (2011).

Alex Nunn

Alex Nunn

The Living Rules of Evidence, 170 University of Pennsylvania L. Rev. (forthcoming 2022).

Jurisdictional Elements and the Jury, 106 Cornell L. Rev. (Forthcoming 2021).

Law, Fact, and the Legal Process, 69 Emory L.J. __ (forthcoming 2021).

Settled Law, 107 Va. L. Rev. 57 (2020) (with Alan Trammell).

Uche Ewelukwa Ofodile

Uche Ewelukwa Ofodile

International Food Law: History and Evolution, in The Global Food Challenge (Ilja Pavone et al eds., forthcoming 2021).

China-Africa Trade and Investment: Text, Cases, & Materials (Under Contract Oxford University Press).

Business And Human Rights in Africa: History, Politics, Context, Emerging Trends (Under Contract Routledge).

Laurent Sacharoff

Laurent Sacharoff

The Broken Fourth Amendment Oath, 74 Stan. L. Rev. (Forthcoming 2021)

The Fourth Amendment Inventory, 105 Iowa L. Rev. 1643 (2020).

What Am I Really Saying When I Open My Smartphone: A Response to Orin S. Kerr, 97 Tex. L. Rev. Online 63 (2019).

Annie Smith

Annie Smith

The Underprosecution of Labor Trafficking, 72 S.C. L. Rev. 477 (2020).

Regulating Wage Theft, 94 Wash. L. Rev. 759 (2019) (with Jennifer J. Lee).

Imposing Injustice: The Prospect of Mandatory Arbitration for Guestworkers, 40 N.Y.U. Rev. L. & Soc. Change 2 (2016).

Tim Tarvin

Tim Tarvin

The Fifth Amendment Privilege Against Self-Incrimination in Bankruptcy: Protecting Clients and Avoiding Professional Error, 62 Advocate 33 (2019).

Combating Professional Error in Bankruptcy Analysis Through the Design and Use of Decision Trees in Clinical Pedagogy, 91 St. John’s L.R. 427 (2017).

The Privilege Against Self-Incrimination in Bankruptcy and the Plight of the Debtor, 44 Seton Hall L.R. 47 (2014).

Danielle Weatherby

Danielle Weatherby

Student Discipline and the Active Avoidance Doctrine, 54 U.C. Davis Law Rev. 491 (2020).


Speech Narcissism, 70 Florida L. Rev. 839 (2018) (with Terri R. Day).


Commentary, Hively v. Ivey Tech Community College, 853 F.3d 339 (7th Cir. 2017), in Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Employment Discrimination Opinions (Ann McGinley & Nicole Porter eds., 2020).

Jordan Blair Woods

Jordan Blair Woods

Traffic Without the Police, 73 Stan. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2021).

Policing, Danger Narratives, and Routine Traffic Stops, 117 Mich. L. Rev. 635 (2019).

Religious Exemptions and LGBTQ Child Welfare, 103 Minn. L. Rev. 2343 (2019).