Arizona Legal Studies Publications

This working paper series disseminates works of faculty and, occasionally, of students prior to publication. Abstracts and electronic copies of all working papers are available at the Social Science Research Network (SSRN). For more information, contact Faculty Scholarship Coordinator Jaime Valenzuela.

2020

  • Hu, Xiaoqian, 

     Dairy Tales: Global Portraits of Milk and Law, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-40 (2020), published at 16 J. Food L. & Pol'y 1 (2020) (co-author, with Jessica Eisen and Erum Sattar).

    ALS Series Number: 20-40
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3692664
  • Malkawi, Bashar, 

    Economic Boycotts: The Interaction of National Security and International Economic Law, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper 20-38 (2020), to be published at 51 Academy of Legal Studies in Business National Proceedings _ (forthcoming 2020)

    ALS Series Number: 20-38
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3678273
  • Simon, Diana, 

    The Power of Connectivity: The Science and Art of Transitions, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper 20-36 (2020), to be published at 18 Legal Comm. & Rhetoric: JALWD __ (Forthcoming fall 2021)

    ALS Series Number: 20-36
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3664846
  • Simon, Diana, 

    Laughing Your Way to Academic Success: Can Laughter Impact Learning and Well-Being in the Law School Classroom and are there Cross-Cultural Differences?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-35 (2020)

    ALS Series Number: 20-35
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3664308
  • Bambauer, Derek, 

    Information Hacking, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-34 (2020), published at 2020 Utah L. Rev. 987 (2020)

    ALS Series Number: 20-34
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3658756
  • Sklar, Tara , 

    Telehealth for an Aging Population: How Can Law Influence Adoption Among Providers, Payors, and Patients?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-33 (2020), published at 46 Am. J. L. & Med. 311 (2020) (co-author, Christopher T. Robertson).

    ALS Series Number: 20-33
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3656753
  • Wexler, David, 

    Mainstreaming Restorative Justice and Therapeutic Jurisprudence through Higher Education, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-32 (2020), published at __ U. Balt. L. Rev.__ (forthcoming, Summer 2021) (co-author, with Ian Marder).

    ALS Series Number: 20-32
    Journal Publisher:
    University of Baltimore Law Review
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3653411
  • Gantz, David, 

    The USMCA's Future in Context, Mexico Center, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-27 (2020), published at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (Jun. 16, 2020) 

    ALS Series Number: 20-31
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3648334
  • Hu, Xiaoqian, 

    "Glass of Milk Strengthens a Nation." Law, Development, and China's Dairy Tale, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-30 (2020), published at 16 J. Food L. & Pol'y 1 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-30
    Available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3581270
  • Massaro, Toni, 

    Constitutional Norms for Pandemic Policy, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-29 (2020) (co-author, with Justin Pidot and Marvin J. Slepian)

    ALS Series Number: 20-29
    Available at: https://papers.ssrn.com/abstract=3635668
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Climate Federalism in the Time of COVID-19:  Can the States "Save" American Climate Policy?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-28 (2020), published at 47 N. Ky. L. Rev. 115 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-28
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3631576
  • Massaro, Toni, 

    Free Speech and Democracy:  A Primer for 21st Century Reformers, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-27 (2020), to be published at 54 UC Davis L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2021) (co-author, with Helen Norton).

    ALS Series Number: 20-27
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3625696
  • Sklar, Tara , 

    Research Participants’ Rights to Data Protection in the Era of Open Science, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-26 (2020), published at 69 DePaul L. Rev. 699 (2020) (co-author, with Mabel Crescioni).

    ALS Series Number: 20-26
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3612012
  • Sundareshan, Priya, 

    Prosecution for a Porpoise:  Strengthen U.S. Enforcement against Criminal Networks to Address International Trafficking of Endangered Species, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-25 (2020), published at 10 Ariz. J. Envtl. L. & Pol'y 216 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-25
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3611844 Available at:
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Indemnifying Precaution:  Economic Insights for Regulation of a Highly Infectious Disease, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-24 (2020), to be published at ___ J. L. & Biosciences ___ (forthcoming 2020) (co-author with Aleks Schaefer, et al.)

    ALS Series Number: 20-24
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3608369
  • Gantz, David, 

    Important New Features in the USMCA, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-23 (2020), published at Mexico Center, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (May 5, 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-23
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3608022 Available at:
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    Antitrust in the Shadow of Covid-19 (and Other Disruptions), Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-22 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-22
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3589823
  • Engel, Kirsten, 

    Arizona’s Groundwater Management Act at Forty:  Tackling Unfinished Business, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-21 (2020), published at 10 Ariz. J. Envtl. L. & Pol'y 187 (2020) (co-author, with Esther Loiseleur & Elise Drilhon).

    ALS Series Number: 20-21
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3587160 Available at:
  • Salmon, Susan, 

    Against the Grain:  The Secret Role of Dissents in Integrating Rhetoric Across the Curriculum, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-20 (2020), published at 20 Nev. L.J. 935 (2020) (co-author, with Mark A. Hannah).

    ALS Series Number: 20-20
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3583146
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    The Paramount Decrees:  Lessons for the Future, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-19, published at 19 Antitrust Source, no. 5, 2020, at 1.

    ALS Series Number: 20-19
    Available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3583020
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Distinguishing Moral Hazard from Access for High-Cost Healthcare Under Insurance, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-18 (2020), published at PLOS ONE, https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0231768 (Apr. 17, 2020) (co-author, with Andy Yuan et al.).

    ALS Series Number: 20-18
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3581201 Available at:
  • Hu, Xiaoqian, 

    “Put That Bucket Down!”:  Money, Politics, and Property Rights in Urbanizing China¸ Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-17 (2020), published at 43 Vt. L. Rev. 243 (2019).

    ALS Series Number: 20-17
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3578716
  • Williams, Carolyn, 

    #CriticalReading #WickedProblem, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-16 (2020), published at 44 S. Ill. L. Rev. 179 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-16
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3576151
  • Wexler, David, 

    High-Rises, Staircases, and Social Distancing:  TJ in Informal Policy Statements, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-15 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-15
    Available at: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3575576
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    The Ethics of Research That May Disadvantage Others, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-14 (2020), to be published at ___ Ethics & Human Research ___ (forthcoming 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-14
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3571505
  • Gantz, David, 

    Canada’s Approaches to Investor State Dispute Settlement:  Addressing Divergencies among CETA, USMCA, CPTPP and the Canada-China FIPA, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-13 (2020), published at Transnational-Dispute-Management, Issue 3 (Mar. 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-13
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3568230
  • Gantz, David, 

    Freer Trade Between the United States and the European Union?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-12 (2020), to be published at A Life Dedicated to Family, Academia and Friends:  A Festschrift in Memoriam and in Honor of Professor Stephen T. Zamora ___ (James Skelton ed., forthcoming 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-12
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3580921
  • Sklar, Tara , 

    The Research Exemption Carve Out:  Understanding Research Participants Rights Under GDPR and U.S. Data Privacy Laws, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-11 (2020), published at 60 Jurimetrics 125 (2020) (co-author, with Mabel Crescioni).

    ALS Series Number: 20-11
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3564698
  • Tatum, Melissa, 

    Customary Law of Indigenous Communities:  Making Space on the Global Environmental Stage, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-10 (2020), published at 9 Mich. J. Envtl. & Admin. L. 77 (2019).

    ALS Series Number: 20-10
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3564401 Available at:
  • Gantz, David, 

    The USMCA’s Carryovers from NAFTA, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-09 (2020), published at Mexico Center, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (Mar. 18, 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-09
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3558031 Available at:
  • Gantz, David, 

    WTO Case Review 2018, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-08 (2020), published at 37 Ariz. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 49 (2020) (co-author, with Raj Bhala, et al.).

    ALS Series Number: 20-08
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3554044
  • Sklar, Tara , 

    Digital Health Privacy and Age:  Quality and Safety Improvement in Long-Term Care, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-07(2020), published at 17 Ind. Health L. Rev. 85 (2020) (co-author, with Rachel Zuraw).

    ALS Series Number: 20-07
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3544959
  • Gantz, David, 

    The USMCA:  Updating NAFTA by Drawing on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-06 (2020), published at Mexico Center, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (Feb. 21, 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-06
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3542536 Available at:
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    D&O Liability for Antitrust Violations, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-05 (2020), published at 59 Santa Clara L. Rev. 527 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-05
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3535738
  • Sklar, Tara , 

    Digital Health Privacy in Active-Aging Settings:  Will the Law Let You Age Well?, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-04 (2020), published at 18 J. Active Aging 14 (Nov./Dec. 2019) (co-author, with Richard Carmona, Kathie Insel, & Christopher Robertson).

    ALS Series Number: 20-04
    Available at:
  • Gantz, David, 

    USMCA Provisions on Intellectual Property, Services, and Digital Trade, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-03 (2020), published at Mexico Center, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (Jan. 17, 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-03
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3524943 Available at:
  • Wexler, David, 

    A Proposal for Basic and Brief TJ Education: Promoting Academic, Ethical, and Vocational Objectives, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-02 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 20-02
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3523226
  • Coan, Andrew, 

    Eight Futures of the Nondelegation Doctrine, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 20-01 (2020), published at 2020 Wis. L. Rev. 141.

    ALS Series Number: 20-01
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3516976

2019

  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Introduction, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-28 (2019), published at Exposed:  Why Our Health Insurance is Incomplete and What Can be Done About It (2019).

    ALS Series Number: 19-28
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3504869.
  • Orbach, Barak, 

    The Consumer Welfare Controversy, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-27 (2019), published at CPI Antitrust Chronicle, Nov. 2019, at 22.

    ALS Series Number: 19-27
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3489458
  • Robertson, Christopher, 

    Race and Class:  A Randomized Experiment with Prosecutors, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-26 (2019), published at 16 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 807 (2019) (co-author, with Shima Baradaran Baughman & Megan S. Wright).

    ALS Series Number: 19-26
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3205657
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Cold Corpses, Hot News and Dead IP:  The Reasons and Consequences of a Legal Status of No-Property, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-25 (2019), published at 57 Houston L. Rev. 377 (2019).

    ALS Series Number: 19-25
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3487640
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Thinking About the Commons, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-24 (2019), to be published at ___ Int'l J. Commons ___ (forthcoming 2019).

    ALS Series Number: 19-24
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3487612
  • Rose, Carol, 

    Commons and Cognition, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-23 (2019), published at 19 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 587 (2018)

    ALS Series Number: 19-23
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3487575
  • Gantz, David, 

    The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement:  Textiles, Apparel, and Agriculture, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-22 (2019), published at Mexico Center, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (Oct. 21, 2019).

    ALS Series Number: 19-22
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3475043 Available at:
  • Sklar, Tara , 

    Affordability Boards:  The States’ New Fix for Drug Pricing, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-21 (2019), published at 381 New Eng. J. Med. 1301, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1906010 (Oct. 3, 2019) (co-author, with Christopher Robertson).

    ALS Series Number: 19-21
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3465699 Available at:
  • Gantz, David, 

    The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement:  Energy Production and Policies, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-20 (2019), published at Mexico Center, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy (Sept. 17, 2019).

    ALS Series Number: 19-20
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3456282 Available at:
  • Tsosie, Rebecca, 

    Tribal Data Governance and Informational Privacy:  Constructing "Indigenous Data Sovereignty," Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-19 (2019), published at 80 Mont. L. Rev. 229 (2019).

    ALS Series Number: 19-19
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3454632
  • Simon, Diana, 

    A How-to Guide for Creating the Optimal Hypotheticals for Law Students:  Keeping it Focused and Fun, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-18 (2019), to be published at 19 Scribes J. Legal Writing ___ (forthcoming 2020).

    ALS Series Number: 19-18
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3445522
  • Glennon, Robert, 

    Feeding the World:  How Changes in Biotech Regulation Can Jump-Start the Second Green Revolution and Diversify the Agricultural Industry, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 19-17 (2019) (co-author, with John A. Erwin), published at 44 Wm & Mary L. Rev. 327 (2020).

    ALS Series Number: 19-17
    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=3437520