Faculty Publications


Below is a list of recent faculty publications - use the list on the right to access publication listings on individual faculty profiles.

You can also search for publications by Albany Law School Faculty on SSRN​.

    • Chung, Christine Sgarlata Municipal Bankruptcy, Essential Municipal Services, and Taxpayers' Voice, 24 Widener Law Journal, 43 (April 2015)Chung-4.pdf

    • Hill, Dorothy E.

    • Brescia, Raymond H.Embracing Disruption: How Technological Change in the Delivery of Legal Services Can Improve Access to Justice (Forthcoming, Albany Law Review)papers.cfm

    • Hutter, Michael J.The New York Law Journal in its Feb 4, 2015 edition published his bi-monthly Evidence column. This column addressed and criticized the recent First Department decision in Ambac v. Countrywide which recognized a broad new exception to NY's waiver by disclosure rule.

    • Heverly, RobertRobert A. Heverly, The State Of Drones: State Authority to Regulate Drones, 8 Alb. Govt. L. Rev. 029 (2015) 8.1.0029-Heverly.pdf

    • Connors, Patrick M.January 2013, July 2013, January 2014, July 2014 and January 2015 Supplements to Siegel, New York Practice (5th Ed. 2011; West; also available on Westlaw)

    • Connors, Patrick M.

      Courts Reconsider Rule Permitting Use of Affidavits on CPLR 3211(a)(7) Motion, 253 (no. 12) New York Law Journal (January 20, 2015)

    • Tenenbaum, EvelynCURRENT ISSUES IN CONSTUTITIONAL LITIGATION, 2d ed. (Carolina Academic Press)  (coauthor)

    • Breger, MelissaTransforming Cultural Norms of Sexual Violence Against Women, Journal of Research in Gender Studies, Volume 4(2), 2014papers.cfm

    • Redwood, James D.The Incense Maker, 37 (No. 2) The Chariton Review 51 (Fall 2014)

    • Redwood, James D.Author of LOVE BENEATH THE NAPALM (University of Notre Dame Press 2013) (Winner of the Notre Dame Review Book Prize)University of Notre Dame Press

    • Brescia, Raymond H.The Community Reinvestment Act: Guilty, but Not as Charged, 88 St. John’s Law Review 1 (2014)papers.cfm

    • Breger, MelissaNew York Law of Domestic Violence, Cumulative Supplement 2014 (co-authors Judge Elkins, Deseiree Kennedy, Jill Zuccardy)100228708

    • Brescia, Raymond H.The Price of Crisis: Eminent Domain, Local Governments, and the Value of Underwater Mortgages, Temple Journal of Civil & Political Rights (2014)papers.cfm

    • Hirokawa, KeithCo-authored article "Towards Engaged Scholarship."

    • Hirokawa, KeithProfessor Hirokawa co-authored "The Most Important Research Questions Regarding Urban Ecosystem Services."

    • Ouellette, AliciaProfessor Ouellette co-authored with a team of researchers from the University of Michigan, a empirical piece assessing ADA compliance of technical standards for admission to U.S. medical schools. She and the rest of the research team will be presenting their results at the AAFP annual meeting.

    • Ouellette, Alicia

      Selection Against Disability: Abortion, ART, and Access

    • Professor Kearns is a contributing editor to the 6th edition of Effectively Represending Your Client Before the IRS, an American Bar Association publication.

    • Hill, Dorothy E.

      Independent Monitoring as a Tool to Protect, Empower and Integrate Unskilled Guest Workers and to Assist Employers Navigate Complex Guest Worker Requirements

    • Chung, Christine Sgarlata Government Budgets As The Hunger Games: The Brutal Competition For State and Local Government Resources Given Municipal Securities Debt, Pension and OBEP Obligations, And Taxpayer Needs, 33 Review of Banking and Financial Law 663 (2014)papers.cfm

    • Chung, Christine Sgarlata Zombieland/the Detroit Bankruptcy: Why Debts Associated with Pensions, Benefits, and Municipal Securities Never Die... and How They Are Killing Cities Like Detroit, 41 Fordham Urban Law Journal 771 (2014)

    • Heverly, RobertProfessor Heverly is working on an amicus brief with help from students from the pro bono program in a U.S. national security whistle-blower case in the U.S. Supreme Court.

    • Hutter, Michael J.

      Excited Utterances and Present Sense Impressions - Time to Reevaluate?

    • Connors, Patrick M.Court's Decisions Include Resolution of Nonparty Disclosure Conflict, 252 (no. 38) New York Law Journal (Lead Article to Special Section on Court of Appeals and Appellate Practice) S2 (August 25, 2014)

    • Bloom, Ira Mark2014 Supplement to Fundamentals of Trusts and Estates, 4th ed., LexisNexis 2012 (Roger W. Anderson, co-author)

    • Connors, Patrick M.Impact of Recent U.S. Supreme Court Decisions on Practices in New York, 252 (no. 13) New York Law Journal (July 21, 2014)

    • Bloom, Ira MarkTeacher's Manual to Accompany Fourth Edition of Federal Taxation of Estates, Trusts, and Gifts, LexisNexis, 2014 (Kenneth F. Joyce, co-author)

    • Brescia, Raymond H.The Politics of Procedure: An Empirical Analysis of Motion Practice in Civil Rights Litigation under the New Plausibility Standard, 46 Akron Law Review 329 (2014)papers.cfm

    • Connors, Patrick M.Impact of Supreme Court Decisions on New York Practice, 251 (no. 16) New York Law Journal (June 18, 2014)

    • Hutter, Michael J.

    • Bloom, Ira MarkFederal Taxation of Estates, Trusts, and Gifts, Fourth Edition, LexisNexis, June 2014

    • Sundquist, Christian B.Genetics, Race and Substantive Due Process, 20 Washington and Lee Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice 341 (2014)

    • Breger, Melissa; Lynch, Mary A.From Kate Stoneman to Kate Stoneman Chair, Katheryn D. Katz: Feminist Waves and the First Domestic Violence Course at a United States Law School, Albany Law Review 77 (2014). Co-authored with Mary Lynch.

    • Lytton, Timothy D.Oversight in Private Food Safety Auditing: Addressing Auditor Conflict of Interest, WISCONSIN LAW REVIEW (2014) (with Lesley McAllister)

    • Lytton, Timothy D.Jewish Foodways and Religious Self-Governance in America: The Failure of Communal Kashrus Regulation and the Rise of Private Kosher Certification, 104 JEWISH QUARTERLY REVIEW (2014)

    • Lytton, Timothy D.Moving Beyond the Battle over Eco-Kosher: Kosher Certification as a Model (Not a Means) for Ethical Food Labeling, Just Balances, Just Weights: Essays on Jewish Business Ethics in a Modern World (2014)

    • Connors, Patrick M.SWEAT THE SMALL STUFF!, 251 (no. 14) New York Law Journal (January 22, 2014)

    • Lytton, Timothy D.Competitive Third Party Regulation: How Private Certification Can Overcome Constraints that Frustrate Government Regulation, forthcoming 15 THEORETICAL INQUIRIES IN LAW 539 (2014)papers.cfm

    • Finkelman, Paul"The Origins of Colorism in Early American Law" in Kimberly Jade Norwood, ed., Color Matters: Skin Tone Bias and the Myth of a Post-Racial America (New York and London: Routledge, 2014) 29-43

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