Volumes

Volumes can be downloaded by clicking the headings (e.g., 22 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Summer 2017)). The IBLJ produces one new issue for each new volume at least annually.

27 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Summer 2022)

  • BULL: I Think You Are Muted, Your Honor: The Rise of Remote Legal Proceedings and What’s in Store
  • ESTES: Robots Don’t Take Bathroom Breaks: Analyzing the Applicability of California’s A.B. 701 Legislation in Illinois
  • HOLME: Another Gold Rush: The Promise of Crypto and the Wealth Gap
  • KLIMOWICZ: Buy Now, but Pay for it Later: How BNPLs Allow Unsecured Consumer Debt to Accumulate Without Regulation
  • ROBIN: Delineating Digital Markets in Antitrust Contexts
  • SMITH:Protecting the Exercise by Workers of Full Freedom of Association: Giving the NLRB the Tools It Needs to Uphold the NLRA

26 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Summer 2021)

  • CONKLIN: Rage Against the Voting Machine: Dominion’s Defamation Lawsuit Against Sidney Powell.
  • BARDER: Market Manipulation or Just Dumb Money? The GameStop Stock Spike and What Happens Next.
  • SANDERS: Proposition 22 and Workers’ Right to Choose: Learning from California’s Efforts to Classify Independent Contractors.
  • BAIER: Replacing What Works with What Sounds Good: The Elusive Search for Workable Section 230 Reform.
  • YAW: Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect $200: Exploring the NCAA’s Monopoly on Athlete Compensation Behind the ‘Pay the Players’ Debate.

25 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Summer 2020)

  • FONESCA: The Rise of ESG Investing: How Aggressive Tax Avoidance Affects Corporate Governance & ESG Analysis.
  • READ: Convenience v. Confidentiality: The California Consumer Privacy Act and the Limits of its Private Right of Action.
  • BIKBAEVA: Created to Create: Why AI-Created Works Should Be Copyrightable as Works Made for Hire.
  • BLANKENSHIP JR.: A Horse Walks into a Bar: Comparing Easterbrook’s Criticized Cyberlaw Analogy to the Study of Alcoholic Beverage Law & Regulation.
  • BEEMSTERBOER: COPPA Killed the Video Star: How the Youtube Settlement Shows that COPPA Does More Harm than Good.
  • ABDURRAHMAN: Diamonds in the Dust: Why Lawyers Make the Ideal Candidate for CEO.
  • PESSAR: Is Opportunity Zone Investing Attractive to Wealthy Investors?
  • KOVACH: Know When to Hold ‘Em, Know When to Fold ‘Em: How Professional Sports Leagues Should Monetize Data in the Era of Legalized Sports Gambling.
  • VON RUEDEN: Smart Players Need Smart Contracts: How Blockchain and Smart Contracts Can Revolutionize the Sports Industry.

24 Ill. Bus. L.J (Fall 2018)

  • OPPONG: Touching the Untouchables: Regulating the Internet of Things Industry in Light of the European Union’s Upcoming E-Privacy Regulation.
  • MANTCHEV: Another Brick in the Wall: The Illinois Brick Co-Conspirator Exception’s Treatment by United States Circuit Courts.
  • VISWANATHAN: Reverse Engineering: Reconciling Trade Secret Law with 3D Printing and Scanning.
  • PHAM: What Have You Done for Me Lately? How the ‘Value of .a Standard’ Should be Apportioned in FRAND Licensing Royalties.
  • OLER: Ridesharing and Regulation: How Ridesharing Apps are Regulated and How They Should be Regulated.

23 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2017)

  • WIEGAND: Keeping Information Secure: The Federal Trade Commission’s Role in Data Security
  • CORTINA: Hands Off the Wheel: An Analysis of Ethical and Legal Issues Facing Autonomous Automobiles
  • FRANKLIN: Legislating Low-Wage Non-Competes: Reconciling Policy Interests with Common Law
  • MUMMERY: To Infinity & Beyond: Legal Implications for Space Tourism
  • PARK: Leaving NAFTA: The Insurmountable Legal and Economic Challenges Facing the Trump Administration
  • WALKER: Sharing is not Caring: Internet Service Providers Selling Customer Data Without Consent
  • WOJCIECHOWSKI: Monsanto: The Death of American Farming

22 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Summer 2017)

  • BOCCELLI: Staying the Night: Integrating Home-Sharing Platforms into the Hospitality Industry
  • CHEN: Specters of Privatized Punishment: Erosions of Civil Liberties in Juvenile Prisons
  • CHUNG: Cosmetic Regulations: Loopholes in the FDA
  • GE: In Case of ERISA Violation: Exhaust the Exhaustion Requirement
  • JANKOWSKI: Internet Speech as Commerce: Tackling the Violent Left
  • NOWICKI: Equating Cybertravel with Physical Travel: The Key to Preserving a Borderless Internet without Violating U.S. Copyright Law
  • RICE: Toeing the Line: Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner’s Possible Conflicts of Interest as Federal Employees
  • SHULTZ: Net Neutrality: Individual Privacy at Risk
  • YEOMAN: Liquid Aloha: A Case on Beer Brewed on the Shores of the Hawaiian Islands or the Banks of the Big Muddy

22 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2016)

  • BOCCELLI: Driving Solo: Solutions to the Current Patchwork of Legislation Concerning Automatic Vehicles
  • CHEN: Moving Forward from the Family Act: Implications for Working Women, Business, and Contemporary Conditions of Caretaking Labor
  • CHUNG: Is Your Bank Account Safe? Financial Institutions’ Bad Faith Malpractice
  • GE: Digital Millennium Copyright Act: Notice and Takedown on Fair Use
  • GUTT: Our Broken System: Modifying the U.S. Pharmaceutical Regulatory Scheme to Decrease Surging Prescription Drug Prices
  • HARDING: Consolidation in the Agricultural Manufacturing Industry: Does John Deere’s Proposed Buyout of Precision Planting Violate Section 7 of the Clayton Act?
  • JANKOWSKI: Timing Brexit Right: Theresa May’s Great Political Challenge
  • NAYDENOV: Disclosure Dilemma: Is Disclosure to the Government Enough to Invoke the False Claims Act’s Public Disclosure Bar
  • NOWICKI: Lack of Legal Duty to Fill Vacancies on the United States Export-Import Bank’s Board of Directors May Destroy Ex-Im Bank
  • RICE: Keeping an AI on Technological Advances in Business Law
  • SHULTZ: The Sharing Economy: Airbnb’s Discrimination Problem
  • YEOMAN: Is a 3-D Printed Object a Product?
  • YUHASZ: Quitting Quill: State Laws Challenge Quill’s Physical Presence Standard for Out-of-State Tax Collection
  • WITTENBERG: When to Disclose Data Breaches Under Federal Securities Laws

21 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2016)

  • KIM: The Agency Problem of Lehman Brothers’ Board of Director
  • GOMEZM ALFARO: Lifting the Injunctions: The end of “the trial of the century” in sovereign debt
  • KARL: Foul or Dive? Outlining the United States Women’s National Soccer Team’s Pay for Play Lawsuit
  • LOWE: Chipotle and the Need for HR Oversight In Settlement Avoidance Strategies
  • WITTENBERG: It’s a Bird . . . It’s a Plane . . . It’s a Drone! State and Local Drone Applications in Law Enforcement
  • ZENDER: A Fiduciary Duty Requirement for Financial Professionals is Great, in Theory
  • KARL: Third-Party Litigation Finance: Leveling The Playing Field or Overstepping Ethical Boundaries?
  • KIM: New Legal Problems Created by Wearable Devices
  • ZENDER: New York’s Legally Dubious and Harmful Sodium Labeling Scheme
  • WITTENBERG: The Alienability of Digital Distribution Licenses
  • LOWE: The Best Offense Is a Good Defense: The Strategic Value of Building a Strong Corporate Culture

20 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2015)

  • KARL: Daily Fantasy Sports & Modern Regulation
  • WITTENBERG: Automated Vehicles: Strict Products Liability, Negligence Liability and Proliferation
  • ZENDER: The Danger of the Gas Tax: to People, Businesses, and even to the Environment
  • LOWE: The Status of Arbitration in 2016: An Institution in Review
  • MEZEI: Why Everyone Should Condemn the BDS Movement
  • KARL: No Longer a Long Shot: Why the Odds Favor the Eventual Legalization of Sports Gambling
  • MEYER: Unnecessary Toughness: Throwing the Flag on the NFL’s New Personal Conduct Policy

19 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2014)

  • MASLAR: Two Sides of the Same [Bit]coin: Why Regulating Bitcoin Works in Its Favor
  • ST. AUBIN: The Ride-Sharing Economy: Keeping Liability in the Rearview
  • TINNEN: Practical Tips to Comply with SEC Beneficial Ownership Reporting Requirements
  • CHO: A Look at IRS’s Transfer Pricing Audit Roadmap
  • ROOT: Government Gone Overboard With Sarbanes-Oxley
  • STERNBERG: Pregnancy Discrimination in The Workplace: Proposed Changes in The Law
  • FORRISTALL: Are Fish Tangible Objects?
  • HOLM: Pirating an Industry: Ridesharing as a Subversion of Livery Regulation
  • VICKERS: Data Breaches: Is anyone responsib/le?
  • MEYER: Playing Hardball with the Rooftop Owners: The Cubs’ Case for Wrigley Field Expansion

18 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2014)

  • Crowdfunding Limits — Raising the Cap
  • The Contraceptive Mandate: Birth Control or Business Control?
  • Owning the Internet: The Demise of Net Neutrality
  • National Security Space Launch: No Contest
  • Lessons from Hartney: How to Reduce Tax Forum Shopping by Illinois Retailers
  • In-App Purchases: The Classic Game of Bait-and-Switch, Now Available on Google Play
  • Likely Effects of US Immigration Reform on the National Deficit and Social Security System
  • Extortion and Professional Irresponsibility

17 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2013)

  • Will you Tip the Pizza Delivery Drone? Commercial Drone Usage Now and in the Future
  • Should Tax Credits as an Incentive for Higher Education be Eliminated?
  • Space for Private Investment: Entrepreneurs of the Final Frontier
  • The Non-Deductibility of Juris Doctorate Degree Expenses Under Treasury Regulation 1.62-5
  • Facebook IPO Proves More Transparency Needed for Investors, but Will Twitter Listen?
  • The Macy’s, JC Penney, and Martha Stewart Love Triangle: Is Freedom of Contract Threatened?
  • Crimes Against Humanity, I’m Lovin’ It: Issues in Sponsorship of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

16 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2013)

  • Entrepreneurship in Brazil
  • Entrepreneurship in Turkey

15 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2012)

  • Shadow Banking: Help is on the Way
  • 3 and 1/2 Job Hiring Practices that can Skew Your Qualifications
  • Weeding Out the Odds: Analysis of Oregon and Washington’s Constitutional Amendments to Legalize Recreation Use of Marijuana
  • Uber Battle: Cabbies vs. Startup
  • As Argentina Faces Another Default, Kitchenware a Last Resort
  • Fiduciary Duties: Legal Obligations or Investors’ Imaginary Friends?
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution: An Exercise in Interpretation or a Legitimate Discussion of the Merits?
  • Take your Business Elsewhere: Why the Federal Corporate Income Tax is Destroying our Economy
  • Election 2012 — Business Leaders and the Social Contract Referendum
  • Welfare, Innovation and Growth: The Patent Paradox
  • Bluebird: Walmart Wants to be your “Every Day Low Price” Bank
  • Let Organizational Sentencing Get Creative
  • Say-on-Pay: The First Results are in
  • Non-Lawyers Owning Law Firms
  • Student Loans: Trading your Life for a Degree

14 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2012)

  • 2011 Bankruptcy Review: What Comes Down Must Go Up
  • Regulating the PIPE Market: The Unintended Ripple Effects
  • Germany and Patents: All that Glitters isn’t Gold
  • Pretextual Wiretapping: Raj Rajaratnam and Perfect Hedge
  • What’s Mine is Yours: Takings after Kelo
  • United States’ Last Chance to Save Cotton Subsidies?
  • Cushioning the Impact of First to File for Small Businesses: The Provisional Patent Application
  • The Great Firewall of America: Is the United States on the Road to Becoming the Next Internet Villain?

13 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2011)

  • Fried Chicken, Snuggies, Dish Soap, and the NFL: The Common Denominator
  • Anger across the Atlantic: Flying to Europe May be More Expensive than Ever
  • “Friend” for Funding: Are Social Networks the Future of Startup Funding?
  • World Business Chicago: Helping the Masses or Just a Few?
  • The NBA Lockout: A Momentum-Killing Millionaire v. Billionaire Showdown
  • Flash Trading: The Informational Age Gone Awry?

12 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2011)

  • SCHEERINGA: Too Big to Fail v. Too Small to Survive
  • So Sue Me!
  • The End of Peer-to-Peer File Sharing?
  • The Overreach of the EPA: Fact or Fiction?
  • What Goes Around Comes Around: The Super Bowl Ticket Fiasco
  • Diminishing Privacy to Information Receiving Growing Public Attention
  • Oral Complaints and Their Effect on Summary Judgment for FLSA Retaliation Law Suits: Kasten v. Saint Gobain
  • SCHEERINGA: Dodd-Frank Credit Rating Agency Reform in the Crosshairs
  • NCAA Expansion of Divisions
  • Quantitative Easing May Create Foreign Unease
  • Microsoft’s Message to its Partners
  • Regulatory Takings in Real Property: Fact or Fiction?

11 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2010)

  • Induced Infringement: What Standard Should the Supreme Court Adopt in Global-Tech Appliances v. SEB S.A.?
  • Transfer Fee Covenants and Homeowner’s Associations
  • ASX-SGX Merger: What Should Matter?
  • Is the SEC Blind?
  • Undervalued Renminbi: Illegal or Inefficient?
  • The Social Network: Defamation or Right to Privacy?
  • What to Do About the Bush Tax Cuts to Avoid Going Two Steps Forward and One Step Back
  • Data, Information, and the Practice of Law
  • Lumbermans v. Broadspire: Why an Arbitrator Should Decide Questions of Procedural Arbitrability
  • Protecting the Unprotected Domestic Worker
  • Shipping Jobs to India: Democratic Foe and Republican Ally?
  • SCHEERINGA: What hath Madoff Wrought? Private Actions under the Martin Act
  • Temporal Folly in the Creating Small Business Jobs Act of 2010
  • A Solution to Executive Over-Compensation?
  • Possible Change on the Horizon for Foreclosure Law
  • 3G’s Whopper of a Problem: The Loss of the Super Fan
  • New Process Steel, L.P. v. National Labor Relations Board: Three Months Later

10 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2010)

  • The Cayman Islands and the John Grisham Effect: Yes, Everything Changed
  • Provena Covenant Medical Center v. Department of Revenue: The Decision That May End Charitable Exemptions for Nonprofit Hospitals
  • The Failure of the Green Movement
  • Happiness and its Effect on Economic Development and Business Profitability
  • American Needle, Inc. v. National Football League: Will the NFL’s Challenge Intercept a Hockey Fan’s Enjoyment of the NHL?
  • Excluding the Endowment Effect?
  • I’ll Stick with the Couch: How Personal Seat Licenses are Pricing the Average NFL Fan Out of the Live Game Market
  • The Modern Role of the General Counsel as Corporate Lawyer and Business Executive
  • Reading Between the Law: A Case Study of the Home Repair and Remodeling Act of Illinois
  • Should the United States Exempt Foreign-Source Income Similar to Foreign Business Partners?
  • Hospitals in Distress: How the Economy has Affected Financing of Health Care
  • Antitrust Activism
  • Confidential Securities Trading v. Disclosure Requirements of Bankruptcy Rule 2019
  • Keeping the Chicago Cubs Spring Training Facility in Arizona
  • Microcredit Part 2
  • The Business of Steroids in Baseball
  • A Value-Added Tax: Who is the Joke on?
  • Doing Business in the Middle East
  • Regulation E: Are the Problems with Overdraft Protection Properly Addressed?
  • Is the NCAA Fulfilling Its Tax-Exempt Status?
  • A Corporate Duty to Hedge? Distinguishing Between Speculation and Hedging (Part II)
  • America’s Favorite Pastime: Adding up the Stats for a Fantasy Success

9 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2009)

  • 2008/9 Financial Crisis: A Lot to Learn on Bailouts and Too Big to Fail Companies in Order to Draft New Regulation
  • Comcast and NBC Universal: The Implications of Big Media Mergers in an Increasingly Smaller World
  • Microcredit – Part 1
  • Eyes Wide Open: Expanding Views on the Alien Tort Claims Act
  • I’m All In: The Online Poker Industry
  • Level the Playing Field: Consider State Taxes when Developing Salary Caps in the Major Sports
  • Why Lawyers Should Know More about Antitrust Regulations
  • Jurisdictional Competition in a Developing Economy: Law and Policy Issues of the Offshore Structure Use in Russia
  • Be Careful, They’re Unpaid Interns: Is the NCAA and its Member Schools Unfairly Profiting from the Likenesses of its Athletes?
  • Astroturf Lobbying Organizations: Do Fake Grassroots Need Real Regulation?
  • Implications of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) on Professional Sports
  • Deficient in Deficiencies: The Potential Effects of the Refusal to Uphold Full-Recourse, Residential Real Estate Loans
  • Should Section 10(b) Rule 10b-5 of the Securities Acts be Amended to Allow Private Right of Action for Aiding and Abetting?
  • Who Shut off the A/C? Turning Up the Heat on Corporate Attorneys and the Attorney Client Privilege
  • Free Trade Versus Protectionism: A Taxing Debate
  • Renewable Energy: Looking Toward the Future
  • Have Homeowners Associations Crossed the Line? Homeowners Associations are Quick to Pursue Foreclosure for Unpaid Assessments
  • From the 2016 Olympics Games to Antitrust Law: Brazil Steps Towards Globalization
  • Statistical Sampling: Weighing Costs Versus Precision in Providing Taxpayer Guidance
  • Intellectual Property Rights: The Last Barrier to International Free Trade
  • R.I.P. Vanilla Dreams, You will be Missed
  • Looking East: The Road to Recovery
  • The Skinny on Taxing Fatty Foods
  • Knock-Off the Knockoffs: The Fight Against Trademark and Copyright Infringement
  • Should Cheerleading be a Sport?
  • No Starts, No Stats, No Problem
  • Protecting “The Progress of Science and Useful Arts”
  • ESTELL: Can I Get a Piece of that? Policies on Sampling and How it Affects Creativity in Hip Hop
  • The Impact of the Financial Crisis on Nonprofits
  • Marvel and Disney: A Merger with Character
  • Plug the Leak: Employee Turnover- A Consequence of Discriminatory Behavior?

8 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2009)

  • M&A’s — I’ll Drink to That
  • Nationalized Treasure
  • The Future of the Merck and Schering-Plough Merger
  • Honking and Swearing Never Works: An Examination of Urban Traffic Congestion Remedies
  • The Big Three: Bailout or Bankruptcy?
  • The U.S. Financial Crisis: Is Legislative Action the Right Approach?
  • Investing in China Through a Hong Kong, SAR Entity — Tax Considerations for Riding the Next Wave
  • Grey Area Anatomy: Tax Exemptions for Nonprofit Hospitals
  • Weekend at Bernie’s
  • The Wall Street Bonus Culture: Well-Deserved Benefit or Unnecessary Waste?
  • SAG Power Struggle Spills into Court Amidst Talk of Strike
  • Storm Ahead for Sirius XM Merger
  • Ticketmaster’s Legal Woes

7 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2008)

  • VARNAVAS: Zoning and Regulation of Detroit’s Adult Entertainment Businesses: Has it Gone too Far?
  • Get on the City Bus: The Future of the American Suburb and her Automobiles
  • Preventing Price-Gouging of Gasoline after Natural Disaster
  • And the Walls Came Tumbling Down: Deregulation and the Current Financial Crisis
  • International Personal Data Protection and its Redress
  • Non-Compete Agreements: Friend or Foe?
  • Chipping Away at the RIAA’s “Making Available” Theory of Copyright Infringement
  • Tamed Tigers: Sovereign Wealth Funds as Passive Investors
  • Merger Talks in Detroit Auto Business
  • Wall Street to Fraud Street: Disgruntled Investors Want Compensation
  • New Stadiums, Higher Prices, No Remedy
  • Banking Acquisitions During the Financial Crisis
  • Salute Your Shorts
  • The First Step to Success: Securing Funding for your Small Business
  • The Obama “Celebrity” Ad and the Right of Publicity

6 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2008)

  • Blockbuster’s $1 Billion Bid on Circuit City
  • Home is Where the Most Economically Beneficial Laws Are: Finding the Best Location to Incorporate Your Business
  • Probing Spygate: Will the NFL Indemnify Key Witness?
  • Cyberbullying: A Modern Problem
  • Primary Dealers Credit Facility: Changing for Market Liquidity
  • Is Your Ad Deceptive?
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty Suits Arising Out of Yahoo’s Rejection of Microsoft’s Offer
  • Seagate Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Competitor
  • Fidel Castro Has Finally Stepped Down: Now What Should be Done about that Pesky Trade Embargo?
  • The Roberts Court and the Neutralization of McCain-Feingold’s Corporate
  • Wikileaks: A Cutting-Edge Journalism Tool or an Affront to Business Privacy?
  • Patent Reform Act is Considered by U.S. Senate
  • Airline Labor Disputes and the RLA Status Quo Provisions
  • Are Your Gift Cards Safe?
  • The Existing Labor and Environmental Agreements in NAFTA
  • Worst. Journal. Article. Ever. [Northern Ireland Court of Appeals Overturns Award to “Goodfellas” Pizzeria in Belfast]
  • Should Complex Corporate Litigation Trials be Left to the Juries?
  • Can a Reasonable Expectation of Privacy Exist in Cyberspace?
  • Law Firms: It’s Getting Easier to be Green
  • Varying Intellectual Property Regimes: The Reception of Gray Market Goods in the United States and the European Union
  • Privacy Implications of Radio Frequency Identification Technology
  • When in Doubt, Seek a Buyout: Indiana’s Solution to the Kelvin Sampson Dilemma
  • Hedge Funds are Getting Rich, but Who is Really Taking the Risk?
  • Payday Lenders: Luring the Elderly into the Debt Trap
  • Zoning Regulations Need to Keep Pace
  • College Football Coaching Carousel
  • International Business Travelers Beware
  • Google Defends its Trademark from Genericide
  • The Mail-Order Bride Phenomenon
  • Overtime Pay and White-Collar Exemptions: Seeking Clarification in Light of Recent Revisions

5 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2007)

  • The Format Wars
  • Following the LEEDers: What Attorneys Should Know about Green Building
  • Homeowner’s Associations and their Limitations on Free Speech
  • Google’s Book Search Library Project Faces Copyright Challenges
  • Sonic Boom or Bust: Franchise Relocation in the NBA
  • IPO of China Construction Bank
  • Financing Space Assets and Private Business Entities
  • The Art of Registering a Business: Picking the Right Method of Registration for your New Business
  • Instant Messages: An E-Discovery Nightmare?
  • Three Banks and their SIV “Superfund” Baby
  • Economically Reprehensible Behavior, Or Benefits and Risks of Morality?
  • Post-Merger: What’s in a Name?
  • The Trade-Off: Land for Fewer Dropped Calls
  • FMRI and DNA Gene Sequence Mapping Provide Promising Technologies with an Orwellian Price Tag
  • Billable Hours Be Gone: Should the Hourly Billing System be Replaced?
  • RIAA Advances the Legal Battle Against Piracy
  • Do Hedge Funds Need to be Better Regulated?
  • Legal Outsourcing: The Endangered Associate
  • Privatization in China
  • It’s not Easy being Green: The Tech Industry Seeks Greener Solutions to its Rapidly Increasing Energy Demands
  • How can we Protect Fashion Designs with Trademark Law?
  • When Pretend Money has Real Value: A Study of Virtual Property in Online Gaming
  • Securing IP Interests Means Securing a Future for your Business
  • Islamic Finance: Origins, Emergence, and Future
  • The Effect of Regulatory Schemes on the Rate of New Venture Creation
  • Paparazzi Cause Need for New Federal Laws
  • Veto Power in the Sale of the Cubs
  • MOSHIASHWILI: The Failure and Future of E-Voting in America

4 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Spring 2007)

  • Diversification in Corporate Law
  • First Year, Second Chance
  • Cuomo’s Code of Conduct: Troubled Times for the Student Loan Industry
  • Accessing Unclaimed TIF Funds
  • Undocumented Taxation: More Illegal Immigrants Likely to File Returns
  • Evolution of Maternalism in Corporate Law
  • Anchors Aweigh! The U.S. Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard, and Regulating International Shipping on the High Seas
  • Not so Funny Funny Business
  • The Dark Side of Land Use Restrictions
  • A Penny for your Pounds: U.S. Companies are Paying Overweight Employees to Get into Shape
  • The Application of EU Competition Law to Professional Soccer: Should the EU Regulate Professional Soccer? (Part II)
  • Pestilence, War, Famine, Death…and Unemployment?: An Analysis of the Internet Message Boards’ Impact on Law Firm Recruitment
  • China Approves Bill to End Preferential Tax Treatment for Foreign Companies
  • Finding REIT Investors through the EB-5 Visa Program
  • Anatomy of a Tax Protester
  • Will Congress Kill the “Death” Tax?
  • The Classical Legacy of Admiralty: The Roman Experience
  • Automated Document Review: Cost Saver for the Startup Firm?
  • IRS Study Confirms the Obvious
  • Don’t Franchise Me! The NFL’s Emerging Dilemma
  • Turning Brownfields into Big Green: Practical Concerns Regarding Contaminated Real Estate
  • Sirius-XM “Merger of Equals” Faces Regulatory Challenge
  • DELANEY: “The Irony of All of This, Is that They Failed to See the Irony of All This.”
  • Loopholes in the U.S.A. Patriot Act Enables Financial Institutions to Provide Services to Undocumented Immigrants
  • Investing in Privatized Municipal Infrastructure: Accounting for the Legal Risks
  • Can Bush’s Health Insurance Tax Proposal Help Solve American Healthcare Woes?
  • Not Just Compensation, Just Representation?
  • When Coach Blows the Whistle Are You out of Bounds?
  • The Business of Surveillance: Balancing Concerns over Ubiquitous Technology
  • Defeating the Purpose of the Tax Penalty — An Exercise in Underdeterrence

3 Ill. Bus. L.J. (Fall 2006)

  • Imposing Fiduciary Duties on Political Partnerships
  • Does MySpace Care about Copyrights?
  • Super Size my Premiums Please!
  • America’s Pastime of a Time Past: Baseball has Lost its Special Place in the American Courts, but Why?
  • Leasing to More than Just Humans? Who’s Liable when Bongo Bites?
  • The IRS Private Debt Collection Program’s Early Trials and Tribulations
  • The Future of U.S.-Cuban Transportation Law
  • China Makes Plans to Diversify its Currency Reserves
  • Thinking about Refinancing your Mortgage? Think Again
  • Could the Rule Against Pro Se Representation be a Problem for Single-Member LLCs?
  • Don’t Mess with Star Wars
  • The Unlawful Internet Gambling Act and the Tax Revenue the United States Government could have Had
  • From M-16s to the FRCP: The 11th Circuit’s uSERRA Blunder
  • Banks Cheating Workers Out of Overtime Pay are in Trouble
  • Power Auction: Rates in Illinois to Rise
  • China’s New M&A Regulations
  • Bank of America Settles Money Laundering Suit for $7.5 Million
  • Merck Owes the IRS Big Bugs — for Taking Advantage of the International Tax Market?
  • Real Estate Auctions: Is a Bidder Legally Bound?
  • A Salty Flavor to your (Formerly) Land-Based Contracts: Norfolk Southern v. Kirby Two Years Later
  • Sports Stadiums: Do Franchises Really Need Public Financing to Build their New Stadiums
  • Where to Open a Business: Consideration of Living Wage Ordinances
  • Fun with the Tax Code: Changes Abound in 2006 Tax Year
  • DELANEY: Where Have you Gone Doogie Howser M.D.? A Nation Turns its Lonely Eyes to You
  • China Approves Citibank-led Consortium’s Buy-Into Guangdong Development Bank
  • Tax Mogul H&R Block Tempts Fate by Branching into the World of Everyday Banking
  • Has the Bubble Burst? Economic Implications of a Buyer’s Market
  • New Life in an Old Method: A Concise Railroad Law Primer
  • No One at the Helm: Trustee Appointed to Manage Death Row Records
  • A Warning to Foreign Companies Entering “Sensitive” U.S. Markets

Spring 2006 – Vol. 2 (.pdf file pending)

Fall 2005 – Vol. 1 (.pdf file pending)