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
Abortion, Original Public Meaning, & the Ambiguities of Pregnancy, 123 Mich. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2023) (co-authored with Evan Bernick).
The Incoherence of Evidence Law, 99 Notre Dame L. Rev. (forthcoming 2024).
The Value Triad, 75 Ala. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2023).
The Impact of Banning Confidential Settlements on Discrimination Dispute Resolution, 77 Vand. L. Rev. (forthcoming) (co-authored with Joni Hersch).
Forced Back into the Lion's Mouth: Per Se Reporting Requirements in U.S. Asylum Law, 107 Marq. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2023).
Judicial Moral Prophecy, 101 Wash. U. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2023).
The Emotional Woman, 99 N.C. L. Rev. 1027 (2021).
Tort Norms in Context: Fostering Discussions about Gender and Racial Bias in Tort, in Integrating Doctrine and Diversity: Inclusion Equity in the Law School Classroom (Nicole P. Dyszlewski et. al. eds.), Carolina Press (2021).
Rape Messaging, 87 Fordham L. Rev. 1033 (2018).
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).
Blair Druhan Bullock
Frivolous Floodgate Fears, 98 Ind. L. J. (forthcoming 2023).
Uncovering Harassment Retaliation, 72 Ala. L. Rev. 671 (2021).
The Use and Misuse of Econometric Evidence in Employment Discrimination Cases, 71 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 2365 (2014) (with Joni Hersch).
Construction Law Apologetics, 74 Ark. L. Rev. 319 (2022).
The Construction Industry in the U.S. Supreme Court: Part 1, Contract Law, 41(2) Const. Law 6 (2021).
The Construction Industry in the U.S. Supreme Court: Part 2, Constitutional and Statutory Cases, 41(3) Const. Law 5 (2021).
Do Fraternities Violate the Fair Housing Act? An Empirical Study of Segregation in the Greek Organizations, 41 YALE L. & POL'Y REV. (forthcoming 2023).
Sorority Houses as Confederate Monuments 105 Ky. L. J. 617 (2020).
Does Commodification Corrupt: Lessons from Paintings and Prostitutes, 50 Seton Hall L. Rev. 1005 (2020).
Financial Benchmark Control as Monopoly Power, Hast. Bus. L. J. 233 (2021).
The Conflict Between Human Right to Education and Copyright, book chapter in Intellectual Property and Human Rights (2020).
Antitrust Efficient Enforcer and the Financial Products Benchmark Manipulation Litigation, 13 Ohio St. Bus. L.J. 99 (2019).
Executive Tax Discretion, William E. Foster and Andrew Lawson, 73 Ala. L. Rev. 291 (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.
Regulation of Cryptoassets (with Yuliya Guseva) (2d Ed., West Academic, 2022).
Regulation by Enforcement: Problems with the SEC’s Approach to Cryptoasset Regulation, 82 Md. L. Rev. 107 (2023)
How Nifty! But are NFTs securities, commodities, or something else?, 90 U.M.K.C. L. Rev. 775 (2022).
Planning for Failure: Pipelines, Risk, and the Energy Revolution, 81 Ohio St. L.J. 349 (2020).
Justifying Safety: The Paradox of Rationality, 90 Temp. L. Rev. 155 (2018).
Reflecting Risk: Chemical Disclosure and Hydraulic Fracturing, 48 Ga L. Rev. 83 (2013).
Systemically Important Platforms, 107 Cornell L. Rev. 445 (2022).
Collective Contracts, 48 B.Y.U. Law Review (forthcoming 2023).
We Three Kings: Disintermediating Voting at the Index Fund Giants, 79 Md. L. Rev. 954 (2020).
Amanda Beth Hurst
Faux Federalism, 110 Ky. L. J. 221 (2022).
Gonzaga’s Ghosts, 86 Tenn. L. Rev. 289 (2019).
Internationalizing the U.S. Law School Classroom: Lessons Learned from Teaching Transnationally, 52 Int’l Law. 131 (2019) (with Natalia Borozdina).
Teaching Abroad Independently: An Essay, 45 S. Ill. U. L. J. 105 (2021)
Ann M. Killenbeck
Ferguson, Fisher, and the Future: Diversity and Inclusion as a Remedy for ImplicitRacial Bias, 42 J.C. & U.L. 59 (2016).
Jill Wieber Lens
Miscarriage, Stillbirth, & Reproductive Justice, 98 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1059 (2021).
Counting Stillbirths, 56 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 525 (2023).
Abortion, Pregnancy Loss, & Subjective Fetal Personhood, 75 Vand. L. Rev. 1649 (2022) (co-authored with Greer Donley).
Margaret Sova McCabe
Cooperation or Compromise: Understanding the Farm Bill as Omnibus Legislation, 14 J. Food L. & Pol’y 1 (2018).
Eating for the Environment: The Potential of Dietary Guidelines to Achieve Better Human and Environmental Health Outcomes, 47 Envtl. L. 741 (2017).
Prosecuting the Executive, 56 San Diego L. Rev. 105 (2019).
Federal Habeas Corpus and Systemic Official Misconduct: Why Form Trumps Constitutional Rights, 66 U. Kan. L. Rev. 1 (2017).
When Numbers Lie: The Under-Reporting of Police Justifiable Homicides, 21 Berkeley J. Crim L. 42 (2016).
The Value of a Law Degree, 96 Iowa L. Rev. 1629 (2011).
The Living Rules of Evidence, 170 University of Pennsylvania L. Rev. 937 (2022).
Jurisdictional Elements and the Jury, 107 Cornell L. Rev. 515 (2022).
Law, Fact, and the Legal Process, 70 Emory L.J. 1273 (2021).
Uche Ewelukwa Ofodile
International Food Law: History and Evolution, in The Global Food Challenge (Ilja Pavone et al eds., forthcoming 2023).
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).
Repugnant Precedents and the Court of History, 121 Mich. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2023).
Reforming Variable Vagueness, 23 U. Pa. J. Const. L. 960 (2021).
Confining Cases to Their Facts, 105 Va. L. Rev. 865 (2019) (with Jack Boeglin).
Food, Farming & Sustainability: Readings in Agricultural Law (2d ed. Carolina Press 2016).
Moving in Opposite Directions?: Exploring Trends in Consumer Demand and Agricultural Production, 43 Mitchell Hamline L. Rev. 400 (2017).
Beyond the Food We Eat: Animal Drugs in Livestock Production, Duke Envtl L. & Pol’y F. 227 (2015).
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).
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).
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).
The Dobbs Effect: Abortion Rights in the Rear View Mirror and the Civil Rights Crisis that Lies Ahead, 64 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. Online Art. 1 (with Terry Day) (2023).