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

Pennsylvania Law Review

The Living Rules of Evidence, 170 U. Pa. L. Rev. 937 (2022)

by G. Alexander Nunn

Cornell Law Review

Systemically Important Platforms, 107 Cornell L. Rev. 445 (2022)

by Caleb Griffin

Indiana Law Journal

Frivolous Floodgate Fears, 98 Ind. L. J. (forthcoming 2022)

by Blair Druhan Bullock

Vanderbilt Law Review

Subjective Fetal Personhood, 75 Vand. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2022)

by Jill Wieber Lens
(co-authored with Greer Donley)

Regulation of Cryptoassets, 2nd ed.

Regulation of Cryptoassets (2d. ed. 2022)

by Carol R. Goforth
(co-authored with Yuliya Gusega)

North Carolina Law Review

The Emotional Woman, 99 N.C. L. Rev. 1027 (2021) by Alena Allen

Faculty Scholarship

Alena Allen

Alena Allen

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 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).

Blair Druhan Bullock

Blair Druhan Bullock

Frivolous Floodgate Fears, 98 Ind. L. J. (forthcoming 2022).

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).

Carl Circo

Carl Circo

Construction Law Apologetics, 74 Ark. L. Rev. (forthcoming 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).

Will Foster

Will Foster

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.

Carol Goforth

Carol Goforth

Regulation of Cryptoassets (with Yuliya Guseva) (2d Ed., West Academic, forthcoming 2022).

Regulation by Enforcement: Problems with the SEC’s Approach to Cryptoasset Regulation, 82 Md. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2022)

How Nifty! But are NFTs securities, commodities, or something else?, 90 U.M.K.C. L. Rev. 775 (2022).

Caleb Griffin

Caleb Griffin

Systemically Important Platforms, 107 Cornell L. Rev. 445 (2022).

Collective Contracts, 48 B.Y.U. Law Review (forthcoming 2022).

We Three Kings: Disintermediating Voting at the Index Fund Giants, 79 Md. L. Rev. 954 (2020).

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

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

Counting Stillbirths, 56 U.C. Davis L. Rev. (forthcoming 2022).

Subjective Fetal Personhood, 75 Vand. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2022) (co-authored with Greer Donley).

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. 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

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).

Daniel Rice

Daniel Rice

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).

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).