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 2022

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Preemption & Gender & Racial (In)Equity: Why State Tort Law Is Needed in the Cosmetic Context, Marie C. Boyd

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Understanding Nonprofit and Tax Exempt Organizations 3rd edition, Jaclyn A. Cherry and Nicholas P. Carfardi

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Disaggregating Legislative Intent, Jesse M. Cross

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Taxing Choices, Tessa R. Davis

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How the Legal Framework of Fracking in Appalachia Disserves the Poor, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Power and Powerlessness in Local Government: A Response to Professor Swan, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Rural Estrangement and the Regulatory State, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Entrepreneurial Action in Family-Controlled Companies, Benjamin Means

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The Constitutional Right to an Implicit Bias Jury Instruction, Colin Miller

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Strategic Use of Alibi Defenses, Colin Miller and Kay L. Levine

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Rights to Nowhere: The Idea's Inadequacy in High-Poverty Schools, Claire Raj

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Compliance and Development: The Dual Objectives of Use-of-Force Review, Seth W. Stoughton

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Policing Suspicion: Qualified Immunity and "Clearly Established" Standards of Proof, Seth W. Stoughton, Kyle McLean, Justin Nix, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

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Institutional Betrayals As Sex Discrimination, Emily Suski

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The Message: Resisting Cultures of Poverty in Urban America, Etienne C. Toussaint

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Developing Police, Madalyn K. Wasilczuk

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Unequal Investment: A Regulatory Case Study, Emily R. Winston

Submissions from 2021

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Is a Single Bank Supervisor Inevitable Throughout the EU?, Duncan E. Alford

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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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Education Law: Equality, Fairness, and Reform, Derek W. Black

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Making Federalism Work: Lessons from Health Care to the Green New Deal, Jesse M. Cross and Shelley Welton

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Declaring, Exploring, Instructing, and (Wait for It) Joking: Tonal Variation in Majority Opinions, Lisa A. Eichhorn

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Approaches to Rural Property Vacancy in Law and Policy, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Economic Regulation and Rural America, Ann M. Eisenberg

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How the Legal Framework of Fracking in Appalachia Disserves the Poor, Ann M. Eisenberg

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Market-Anticipatory Approaches to Rural Property Vacancy, 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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Modernizing Capacity Doctrine, Lisa V. Martin

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MLB's Decision to Drop Atlanta Highlights the Economic Power Companies Can Wield Over Lawmakers - When They Choose to, Benjamin Means

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The Lost Promise of Disability Rights, Claire Raj

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Deference is Dead, Long Live Chevron, Nathan D. Richardson

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No Visible Bruises: What We Don't Know about Domestic Violence Can Kill Us, Eve Ross

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South Carolina Practice Materials: A Selective Annotated Bibliography, Eve Ross

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Plausible Harassment, Joseph Seiner

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

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Barring Immoral Speech in Patent and Copyright, Ned Snow

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Intellectual Property & Immorality: Against Protecting Harmful Creations of the Mind, Ned Snow

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Moral Bars to Intellectual Property: Theory & Apologetics, Ned Snow

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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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Black Urban Ecologies and Structural Extermination, Etienne C. Toussaint

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Food Access in Crisis: Food Security and COVID-19, Etienne C. Toussaint and Sabine O'Hara

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Rethinking Grid Governance for the Climate Change Era, Shelley Welton

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The Bounds of Energy Law, 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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Covid 19 Versus Climate Change Impacts: Lesson Learned During the Pandemic, David K. Linnan and Linda Y. Sulistiawat

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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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Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive, Eve Ross

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Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, 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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Blackness as Fighting Words, Etienne C. Toussaint

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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