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Washington Law Review (ISSN 0043-0617) is published quarterly by students of the University of Washington School of Law.

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  • Murphy, Andrew; Zanzig, Laura (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Andrew Murphy, Litigation attorney, Hillis Clark Martin & Peterson P.S. Laura Zanzig, Law Clerk to the Honorable John C. Coughenour, United States District Court, Western District of Washington. Abstract: The doctrine ...
  • Washington Law Review (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Table of contents
  • Walker, Valerie (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Abstract: The onslaught of chains such as Wal-Mart and Starbucks has driven some state and local lawmakers to craft regulations prohibiting these types of national chains. In response, several national chains have challenged ...
  • Kelly, Kaitlyn C. (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Abstract: Even in the best of circumstances, an estate plan may leave intended beneficiaries frustrated. Occasionally, an attorney’s alleged mistake in the execution of a will or administration of a trust sparks the ...
  • Curtiss, Tiffany (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Abstract: This Comment argues that the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) uses an outdated concept of technology in everyday activities that can lead to unexpected and grossly disproportional federal criminal charges. The ...
  • Price, W. Nicholson, II (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    W. Nicholson Price II, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School. Abstract: Inventors face a stark choice between two intellectual property systems of protecting innovative ideas: patents and trade ...
  • Moore, Janet (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Janet Moore, Associate Professor of Law, University of Cincinnati College of Law. Abstract: Criminal procedure experts often claim that poor people have no Sixth Amendment right to choose their criminal defense lawyers. ...
  • Epstein, David G.; Cook, Alexandra W.; Lowder, J. Kyle; Sonntag, Michelle (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    David G. Epstein, George E. Allen Chair, University of Richmond Law School. Abstract: Every year, more than 100 reported court opinions consider the question of whether an outsider can sue for damages under a contract ...
  • Crump, Catherine (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Catherine Crump, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. Abstract: In Seattle, the police obtained a surveillance drone with the approval of a city council that did not ...
  • Chin, Andrew (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Andrew Chin, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina School of Law. Abstract: Section 16(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 allows for the recovery of short-swing profits realized by certain insiders from ...
  • Campos, Sergio J. (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Sergio J. Campos, Professor of Law, University of Miami School of Law. Abstract: The class action is controversial because the class attorney can litigate or settle the claims of the class members without their consent. ...
  • Aloni, Erez (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-12)
    Erez Aloni, Assistant Professor, Whittier Law School.  Abstract: The so-called “sharing” economy presents one of the most important and controversial regulatory dilemmas of our time—yet, surprisingly, it remains ...
  • Washington Law Review (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Table of contents, masthead, faculty list 2016-2017.
  • Danelo, Ada (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Abstract: In Riley v. California, the United States Supreme Court held that law enforcement must generally obtain a warrant before searching the contents of an individual’s cell phone. However, Riley did not address whether ...
  • Carr, James (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    “[El Salvador] is a good place to kill. If you kill, you will get away with it.”1 Abstract: In 2015, El Salvador became the murder capital of the world. Like its Central American neighbors, El Salvador has experienced a ...
  • Tovino, Stacey A. (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Stacey A. Tovino , J.D., Ph.D.; Lehman Professor of Law and Director, Health Law Program, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Abstract: On March 26, 2014, the Iowa Supreme Court revoked the ...
  • Shapira, Roy (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Roy Shapira, Fellow, Stigler Center, University of Chicago Booth School of Business; Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Center. Abstract: The law affects our behavior not only directly by imposing legal sanctions, but ...
  • Pardo, Rafael I. (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Rafael I. Pardo, Robert T. Thompson Professor of Law, Emory University. Abstract: Perhaps more so than any other area of law affecting individuals of low-to moderate means, bankruptcy poignantly presents an affordability ...
  • Engler, Mitchell L.; Stein, Edward D. (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Abstract: Joint tax returns have generated controversy for many years. Married couples with the same joint income pay the same tax under our current system regardless of the earnings distribution between the spouses. This ...
  • Coleman, Brooke D. (Seattle: Washington Law Review, University of Washington School of Law, 2016-10)
    Brooke D. Coleman, William C. Oltman Professor of Teaching Excellence and Associate Professor of Law, Seattle University School of Law. Abstract: Political rhetoric about the one percent is pervasive, as those with the ...

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