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Gene Shreve

Faculty bibliography for Gene Shreve


Gene Shreve

Richard S. Melvin Professor Emeritus of Law, 2013-present; Professor of Law, 1987-2013


UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE (with Peter Raven-Hansen). New York: Matthew Bender, 1989.

UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE, 2nd ed. (with Peter Raven-Hansen). New York: Matthew Bender, 1994.

A CONFLICTS-OF-LAW ANTHOLOGY. Cincinnati: Anderson, 1997.

UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE, 3rd ed. (with Peter Raven-Hansen). Newark: LexisNexis, 2002.

UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE, 4th ed. (with Peter Raven-Hansen). Newark: LexisNexis, 2009.

A CONFLICT-OF-LAWS ANTHOLOGY, 2nd Ed. (with Hannah L. Buxbaum). New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, 2012.

UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE, 5th Ed. (with Charles G. Geyh and Peter Raven-Hansen). New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, 2013.

UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE, California Ed.. (with Charles G. Geyh and Peter Raven-Hansen). New Providence, NJ: LexisNexis, 2013.

UNDERSTANDING CIVIL PROCEDURE, 6th Ed. (with Charles G. Geyh and Peter Raven-Hansen), Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2018.


Interstate Rendition: Rights and Remedies of the Accused Seeking Asylum in Massachusetts, 54 MASSACHUSETTS LAW QUARTERLY 242 (1969). [HeinOnline]

Federal Court Doctrines in Avoidance of Adjudication, 6 CLEARINGHOUSE REVIEW 28 (1972).

Classroom Litigation in the First Semester of Law School: An Approach to Teaching Legal Method at Harvard, 29 JOURNAL OF LEGAL EDUCATION 66 (1977). [HeinOnline]

Questioning Intervention of Right: Toward a New Methodology of Decision-Making, 74 NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW 894 (1980). [HeinOnline]

Bringing the Educational Reforms of the Cramton Report Into the Case-Method Classroom: Two Models, 1981 WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY LAW QUARTERLY 793 (1981). [HeinOnline

In Search of a Choice-of-Law Reviewing Standard: Reflections on Allstate Insurance Co. v. Hague, 66 MINNESOTA LAW REVIEW 327 (1982). [HeinOnline]

Federal Injunctions and the Public Interest, 51 GEORGE WASHINGTON LAW REVIEW 382 (1983). [HeinOnline]

Currie’s Governmental Interest Analysis—Has It Become a Paper Tiger?, 46 OHIO STATE LAW JOURNAL 541 (1985). [HeinOnline]

Personal Jurisdiction Over Nonresident Debtors: When May Creditors Sue at Home?1984-1985 PREVIEW OF UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT CASES 215 (1985). [HeinOnline]

Should Federal Courts Give Greater Effect to State Judgments than Would the Courts that Rendered Them?1984-1985 PREVIEW OF UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT CASES 175 (1985). [HeinOnline]

Two Cheers for the Case Method, 30 NEW YORK LAW SCHOOL LAW REVIEW 601 (1985). [HeinOnline]

When May State Courts Exercise Personal Jurisdiction Over Nonresident Class Members1984-1985 PREVIEW OF UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT CASES 285 (1985). [HeinOnline]

Preclusion and Federal Choice of Law, 64 TEXAS LAW REVIEW 1209 (1986). [HeinOnline

Interest Analysis as Constitutional Law, 48 OHIO STATE LAW JOURNAL 51 (1987). [HeinOnline]

State Immunity from Federal Suit -- When Can Congress Alter the Balance?1988-1989 PREVIEW OF UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT CASES 67 (1988). [HeinOnline]

Letting Go of the Eleventh Amendment, 64 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 601 (1989). [HeinOnline]

Symmetries of Access in Civil Rights Litigation: Politics, Pragmatism, and Will, 66 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 1 (1990). [HeinOnline]

Eighteen Feet of Clay: Thoughts on Phantom Rule 4(m), 67 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 85 (1991). [HeinOnline]

Pragmatism Without Politics: A Half-Measure of Authority for Jurisdictional Common Law, 1991 BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY LAREVIEW 767 (1991). [HeinOnline]

Judgments from a Choice-of-Law Perspective, 40 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW 985 (1992). [HeinOnline]

Conflicts Law: State or Federal?, 68 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 907 (1993). [HeinOnline

Reform Aspirations of the Complex Litigation Project, 54 LOUISIANA LAW REVIEW 1139 (1994). [HeinOnline]

Choice of Law and the Forgiving Constitution, 71 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 271 (1996). [HeinOnline]

The Odds Against Teaching Conflicts, 27 UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO LAW REVIEW 587 (1996). [HeinOnline]

Notes from the Eye of the Storm, 48 MERCER LAW REVIEW 823 (1997). [HeinOnline

Introduction: A Reappraisal of the Supplemental Jurisdiction Statute: Title 28 U.S.C. § 1367 (Symposium), 74 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 1 (1998). [HeinOnline]

Rhetoric, Pragmatism and the Interdisciplinary Turn in Legal Criticism: A Study of Altruistic Judicial Argument, 46 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW SUPPLEMENT 41 (1998). [HeinOnline

Every Conflicts Decision Is a Promise Broken, 60 LOUISIANA LAW REVIEW 1345 (2000). [HeinOnline]

Introduction: Preparing for the Next Century—A New Restatement of Conflicts? (Symposium), 75 INDIANA LAW JOURNAL 399 (2000). [HeinOnline

Conflicts Empiricism, 37 WILLAMETTE LAW REVIEW 249 (2001). [HeinOnline]

Fact, Value and Action in Nonconceptual Jurisprudence, 50 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW SUPPLEMENT 33 (2002). [HeinOnline]. Reprinted in Chinese in 23 JOURNAL OF CHINA UNIVERSITY POLITICAL SCIENCE AND LAW 49 (Zhang Xiuqin, trans.) (2005).

Religion, Science and the Secular State: Creationism in American Public Schools, 58 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW SUPPLEMENT 51 (2010). [HeinOnline]

Book Chapters

Choice of Law and Constitutional Rights, in ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE AMERICAN CONSTITUTION, 2nd ed. (Leonard Williams Levy, et al., Eds.). New York: Macmillan Reference, 2000.

Conflicts Altruism, in LAW AND JUSTICE IN A MULTISTATE WORLD: ESSAYS IN HONOR OF ARTHUR T. VON MEHREN (James A.R. Nafziger and Symeon Symeonides, Eds.). Ardsley, NY: Transnational Publishers, 2002.

Procedure, Civil: Appeals, Pretrial, Trial, in THE OXFORD COMPANION TO AMERICAN LAW (Kermit L. Hall, Ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Understanding Civil Procedure, in UNDERSTANDING LAW SCHOOL, Newark: LexisNexis, 2004.

Reheating the Cauldron of Jurisprudence, in JUSTICE IN PARTICULAR: FESTSCHRIFT IN HONOR OF PROFESSOR P.J. KOZYRIS. Athens: Ant. N. Sakkoulas Publishers, 2007. 

Book Reviews

Book Review. Shaffer, T.L. and Redmount, R.S., Lawyers, Law Students and People, 52 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW 259 (1978). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Allen, F.A., Law, Intellect, and Education, 33 VANDERBILT LAW REVIEW 822 (1980). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Federal Jurisdiction: The Perils and Rewards of Pulling Things TogetherRedish, M.H., Federal Jurisdiction: Tensions in the Allocation of Judicial Power, 80 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 688 (1982). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. History of Legal EducationStevens, R., Law School: Legal Education in America from the 1850s to the 1980s, 97 HARVARD LAW REVIEW 597 (1983). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. From Swift to Erie: An Historical PerspectiveFreyer, T., Harmony & Dissonance: The Swift and Erie Cases in American Federalism, 82 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 869 (1984). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. The Premature Burial of the Irreparable Injury Rule, Laycock, D., The Death of the Irreparable Injury Rule, 70 TEXAS LAW REVIEW 1063 (1992). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Teaching Conflicts, Improving the Odds, Vernon, D.H., et al., Conflict of Laws: Cases, Materials and Problems, 90 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 1672 (1992). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. Civil Procedure: Other Disciplines, Globalization and Simple Gifts, Hazard Jr., G.C. and Taruffo, M.American Civil Procedure: An Introduction, 92 MICHIGAN LAW REVIEW 1401 (1994). [HeinOnline]

Book Review. After the RevolutionSymeonides, S.C., The American Choice-of-Law Revolution in the Courts: Today and Tomorrow, 52 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE LAW 1003 (2004). [HeinOnline