The University of South Carolina School of Law has more than 50 full-time faculty members, including clinical and visiting professors, and approximately 25 adjunct professors who teach advanced courses and trial advocacy. Our law faculty is committed to excellence in teaching and research, and includes many who are nationally prominent in their respective areas of expertise. Among the faculty are authors of leading casebooks, treatises, and law review articles.

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Submissions from 2021

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The Operation of Supervisory Colleges in EU Banking Supervision: A Case Study of Soft Law Becoming Hard Law, Duncan E. Alford

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Economic Regulation and Rural America, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Beyond “Children Are Different”: The Revolution in Juvenile Intake and Sentencing, Josh Gupta-Kagan

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The Lost Promise of Disability Rights, Claire Raj

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The Virtual Workplace: Public Health, Efficiency, and Opportunity, Joseph Seiner

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Patent Law: Fundamentals of Doctrine and Policy, Ned Snow and Daniel H. Brean

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How the Fourth Amendment Frustrates the Regulation of Police Violence, Seth W. Stoughton

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Subverting Title IX, Emily Suski

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Rethinking Grid Governance for the Climate Change Era, Shelley Welton

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ICWA’s Irony, Marcia A. Yablon-Zug

Submissions from 2020

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Schoolhouse Burning: Public Education and the Assault on American Democracy, Derek W. Black

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The Uniform Basis Rules and Terminating Interests in Trusts Early, F. Ladson Boyle, Howard M. Zaritsky, and D. Ryan Wallace

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Who Feels Entitled to Assert Legal Rights?, Elizabeth S. Chambliss

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The Fourth Amendment at Home, Thomas P. Crocker

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Legislative History in the Modern Congress, Jesse M. Cross

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Rethinking the Conflicts Revolution in Personal Jurisdiction, Jesse M. Cross

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The Congressional Bureaucracy, Jesse M. Cross and Abbe Gluck

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Distributive Justice and Rural America, Ann M. Eisenberg

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American Conflicts of Law: Cases and Materials, Robert L. Felix, Ralph U. Whitten, Richard Henry Seamon, and Jesse M. Cross

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South Carolina Civil Procedure, James F. Flanagan, John S. Nicols, Joel Samuels, and Colin Miller

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America’s Hidden Foster Care System, Josh Gupta-Kagan

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Litigation As Parenting, Lisa Martin

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Why States Must Consider Innocence Claims after Guilty Pleas, Colin Miller

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Without Land, Without Justice: How Women’s Lack of Land Rights Impedes Access to Justice, Aparna Polavarapu

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The Rise and Fall of Clean Air Act Climate Policy, Nathan Richardson

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Bar Bytes: Fastcase as a Supplement to Westlaw, Eve Ross

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What Gets Libraries Sued: Measuring Librarian Fears against Statistical Realities, Eve Ross and Kristina Schwoebel

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Workplace Law, Social Neuroscience, and the Right to be Different, Joseph Seiner

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How Reporters Can Evaluate Automated Driving Announcements, Bryant Walker Smith

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New Technologies and Old Treaties, Bryant Walker Smith

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Fair Use in Sayre v. Moore: A Reply to Oracle, Ned Snow

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Immoral Trademarks After Brunetti, Ned Snow

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The Regulation of Police Violence, Seth W. Stoughton

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Evaluating Police Uses of Force, Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

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How to Actually Fix America’s Police, Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

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Addressing Misconduct Will Require A Change in Police Culture. Is Police Leadership Up To The Challenge?, Seth W. Stoughton and Karen Collins Rice

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The Title IX Paradox, Emily Suski

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Of American Fragility: Public Rituals, Human Rights, and the End of Invisible Man, Etienne C. Toussaint

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Tax Policy and Our Democracy, Clint Wallace

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The Troubling Case of the Unlimited Pass-Through Deduction, Clint Wallace

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Lessons from Disaster: Assessing the COVID19 Response in Youth Jails & Prisons, Madalyn K. Wasilczuk

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Two tragedies occur when youths kill, end up in adult prisons, Madalyn K. Wasilczuk

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Decarbonization in Democracy, Shelley Welton

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Managerial Fixation and the Limitations of Shareholder Oversight, Emily R. Winston

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ICWA Downunder: Exploring the Costs and Benefits of Enacting an Australian Version of the United States' Indian Child Welfare Act, Marcia A. Yablon-Zug

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ICWA International: The Benefits and Dangers of Enacting ICWA-Type Legislation in Non-U.S. Jurisdictions, Marcia A. Yablon-Zug

Submissions from 2019

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How to Ensure Your Supervisory College Meeting Is an Abysmal Failure, Duncan E. Alford

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Breaking the Norm of School Reform, Derek Black

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Educational Gerrymandering: Money, Motives, and Constitutional Rights, Derek Black

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Equality Opportunity and the Schoolhouse Gate, Derek Black and Michelle Adams

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Evidence-Based Lawyer Regulation, Elizabeth Chambliss

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Location, Location, Vocation? Toward a Post-Recession Analysis of Law School Choice, Elizabeth Chambliss

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Marketing Legal Assistance, Elizabeth Chambliss

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Free Appropriate Public Education After Andrew F. v. Douglas County School District (2017), Terrye Conroy and Mitchell Yell

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The Staffer's Error Doctrine, Jesse M. Cross

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Freezing the Future: Elective Egg Freezing and the Limits of the Medical Expense Deduction, Tessa R. Davis

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Ocean and Coastal Resources Law, Josh Eagle and Shi-Ling Hsu

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Just Transitions, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Equitable Health Savings Accounts, Samuel Estreicher and Clinton G. Wallace

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Bar Bytes: Phishing Update - A Whale of a Tale, Aaron Glenn

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Reevaluating School Searches Following School-to-Prison Pipeline Reforms, Josh Gupta-Kagan

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No Right to Counsel, No Access Without: The Poor Child's Unconstitutional Catch-22, Lisa V. Martin

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The Value of Insider Control, Benjamin Means

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The Right to Evidence of Innocence Before Pleading Guilty, Colin Miller

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Coerced Choice: School Vouchers and Students with Disabilities, Claire Raj

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The Promise and Peril of Using Disability Law as a Tool for School Reform, Claire Raj

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Bar Bytes: Social Media Benefits, Risks, and Best Practices, Eve Ross

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Data-Driven Law: Data Analytics and the New Legal Services, Eve Ross

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The Legacy of Colonialism on the Rule of Law in Sub Saharan Africa, Joel Samuels

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The Rule of Law Collaborative: A Center for Practical, Interdisciplinary Research, and Engagement on Pressing Rule of Law Issues Around the World, Joel H. Samuels

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A Fresh Look at the Workplace Rules for Franchisors, Joseph Seiner

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Employment Discrimination: Procedure, Principles, and Practice, Joseph Seiner

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Harassment, Technology, and the Modern Worker, Joseph Seiner

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Platform Pleading: Analyzing Employment Disputes in the Technology Sector, Joseph Seiner

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The Discrimination Presumption, Joseph Seiner

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It's Not the Robot's Fault! Russian and American Perspectives on Responsibility for Robot Harms, Bryant Walker Smith and Andrey Neznamov

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Who Decides Fair Use -- Judge or Jury?, Ned Snow

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The School Civil Rights Vacuum, Emily Suski

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Dismantling the Master's House: Toward a Justice-Based Theory of Community Economic Development, Etienne C. Toussaint

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The Quiet Undoing: How Regional Electricity Market Reforms Threaten Clean Energy Goals, Shelley Welton and Danny Cullenward

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Clean Energy Justice: Charting an Emerging Agenda, Shelley Welton and Joel Eisen

Submissions from 2018

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Preferencing Educational Choice: The Constitutional Limits, Derek Black

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The Constitutional Compromise to Guarantee Education, Derek W. Black

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Gender, Race & the Inadequate Regulation of Cosmetics, Marie C. Boyd

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Serving Up Allergy Labeling: Mitigating Food Allergen Risks in Restaurants, Marie C. Boyd

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CONSTITUTIONS, RULE FOLLOWING, AND THE CRISIS OF CONSTRAINT, Thomas P. Crocker and Michael P. Hodges

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When Courts Should Ignore Statutory Text, Jesse M. Cross

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A Human Capital Theory of Alimony and Tax, Tessa R. Davis

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Are Beach Boundaries Enforceable? Real-Time Locational Uncertainty and the Right to Exclude, Josh Eagle

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Are Beach Boundaries Enforceable? Real-Time Locational Uncertainty and the Right to Exclude, Josh Eagle

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Who Owned the Lucas Lots; What No Property Looks Like on the Beach, Josh Eagle

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Rural Blight, Ann M. Eisenberg

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The Private Insurance Market: Not Very Big and Not Insuring Much, Either, Jacqueline R. Fox

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Rethinking Family Court Prosecutors: Elected and Agency Prosecutors and Prosecutorial Discretion in Juvenile Delinquency and Child Protection Cases, Josh Gupta-Kagan

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The Intersection between Young Adult Sentencing and Mass Incarceration, Josh Gupta-Kagan

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A Modern Union for the Modern Economy, Jeffrey M. Hirsch and Joseph Seiner

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Crashworthiness: The Collision of Sellers' Responsibility for Product Safety with Comparative Fault, F. Patrick Hubbard and Evan Sobocinski

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Restraining Forced Marriage, Lisa Martin

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Plea Agreements as Constitutional Contracts, Colin Miller

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Reciprocal Immunity, Colin Miller