Essays - University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online
The University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online first began publishing essays in October 2010. Scholars interested in contributing essays to Penn Law Review Online should visit our Submissions page. We prefer Essays that do not exceed 4,500 words within the main text, and 2,000 words within the footnotes.




Discovering Third-Party Funding in Class Actions: A Proposal for In Camera Review

Aaseesh P. Polavarapu
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 215 (2017)


The Yates Memo Versus Administrative Law

William Ortman
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 191 (2017)


Why Intra-Brand Dealer Competition Is Irrelevant to the Price Effects of Tesla's Vertical Integration

Daniel A. Crane
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 179 (2017)


Measuring Scholarly Impact: A Guide for Law School Administrators and Legal Scholars

Gary M. Lucas Jr.
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 165 (2017)


Alternative Facts and the Post-Truth Society: Meeting the Challenge

S.I. Strong
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 137 (2017)


Naming Online Law Review Supplements (Or Whatever They Are Called)

Bradley Scott Shannon
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 109 (2017)


Legislative Control Over Redistricting as Conflicts of Interest: Addressing the Problem of Partisan Gerrymandering Using State Conflicts of Interest Law

Ryan Snow
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 147 (2017)


Jurisdiction and Judicial Self‐Defense

S. Cagle Juhan & Greg Rustico
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 123 (2017)


Hurricanes, Fraud, and Insurance: The Supreme Court Weighs in on, But Does Not Wade into, the Concurrent Causation Conundrum in State Farm Fire and Casualty Company v. Rigsby

Christopher C. French
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 99 (2017)


The Future of Fast Food Governance

Andrew Elmore
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 73 (2017)


In Defense of Lowering the Voting Age

Joshua A. Douglas
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 63 (2017)


Spelling Out Spokeo

Craig Konnoth & Seth Kreimer
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 47 (2016)


How the Sentencing Commission Does and Does Not Matter in Beckles v. United States

Leah M. Litman & Luke C. Beasley
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 33 (2016)


Reframing the Confirmation Debate

Adam Feldman
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 21 (2016)


Corruption Law After McDonnell: Not Dead Yet

Gregory M. Gilchrist
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online 11 (2016)


Reframing United States v. Salman

Zachary J. Gubler
165 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1 (2016)