Research Assistant Training

The Law Library will be offering a training for all summer research assistants on Friday, April 28 from 1-2pm in room 267. If you're…


Law Journal Rankings 2013

The Washington & Lee Law Library has recently updated its Law Journal Rankings to include data from 2013.  The rankings take into…


Establishment Clause Incorporation

Professor Fred Gedicks' latest article, Incorporation of the Establishment Clause Against the States: A Logical, Textual, and Historical…


BYU Law Faculty Scholarship

A number of BYU Law faculty have posted new articles to SSRN in the last few months.  It's been a busy spring, so I haven't gotten around…


The Importance of Legal Research

Finals are over.  The Write-on is done.  Now it's time for summer jobs and externships to begin.  Summertime is often where students…


Law and Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Professor Gordon Smith has recently added his newest paper, Law and Entrepreneurial Opportunities, to SSRN.  This article was co-authored…


Baradaran on Int’l Law Compliance

Professor Shima Baradaran has recently posted her newest article, Does International Law Matter?, to SSRN.  The article, which is…


Law Journal Rankings

The Washington & Lee Law Library has recently updated its Law Journal Rankings to include data from 2012.  The rankings take into…


Litigation Practice Materials

When you think about legal research, it's likely things like cases, statutes, and regulations come to mind.  That's good because that's…


Nielson on Death of Law Clerk Hiring Plan

Professor Aaron Nielson, our newest professor, has recently published an op-ed in the National Law Journal discussing the D.C. Circuit's…


Preston on Infancy Doctrine

Professor Cheryl Preston and co-author Brandon Crowther have posted their latest article, Minor Restrictions: Adolescence Across Legal…


SL Trib Cites Baradaran Study

Professor Shima Baradaran's study, Predicting Violence, was recently cited in a Salt Lake Tribune article about Utah's pretrial jail…


Jensen on Cyber Attacks

Professor Eric Jensen has recently posted his newest paper, Cyber Attacks: Proportionality and Precautions in Attack, to SSRN.  It will be…


Preston on Adhesion Contracts

Professor Cheryl Preston and co-author Eli McCann have recently posted their newest article, Lewellyn Slept Here: A Short History of Sticky…


Gedicks Papers

Professor Fred Gedicks has recently posted two of his newest papers to SSRN.  The first, Ironies of Hosanna-Tabor, will be published in the…


Disaggregating Disasters

Professors Lisa Grow Sun and RonNell Andersen Jones have recently posted their newest article, Disaggregating Disasters, to SSRN.  Their…


Goldsmith Article Published Posthumously

BYU Law Professor Michael Goldsmith always taught his students to be "can do" lawyers.  He certainly was one himself.  Even when he was…


Death Is Different No Longer

One of our new BYU Law School Fellows, Professor Elizabeth Bennion, has recently posted her newest article to SSRN.  The article, Death is…


Prof. Fleming Paper

Professor Cliff Fleming has recently submitted his newest paper, A Note on the Zimmer Case and the Concept of Permanent Establishment, to…


Banking and the Poor

Professor Mehrsa Baradaran recently took a new job at the University of Georgia School of Law.  We're sad to see her go, but wish her good…


Race, Prediction & Discretion

Professor Shima Baradaran has recently posted her newest article, Race, Prediction & Discretion to SSRN.  This article will be…


Rethinking Reporter’s Privilege

Professor RonNell Andersen Jones recently posted her newest article, Rethinking Reporter's Privilege, to SSRN.  This article will be…


Researching Administrative Decisions

Administrative agencies are interesting creatures in our system of government.  They are part of the executive branch, but have…


Establishment Clause Incorporation

Professor Fred Gedicks has recently posted his newest article, Establishment Clause Incorporation: A Logical, Textual, and Historical…