Robert M Lawless

1988 …2018
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Research Output 1988 2018

2018

Local Legal Culture from R2D2 to Big Data.

Lawless, R. M. & Littwin, A., 2018, In : Texas Law Review. 96, 7, p. 1353-1376 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
2017

ABI Announces Commission on Consumer Bankruptcy

Lawless, R. M., Apr 2017, In : American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review. Apr. 2017, p. 14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
credit
bank
arbitration
history

Attorneys' Fees and Chapter Choice: Exploring "No Money Down" Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

FOOHEY, PAMELA., LAWLESS, ROBERT. M., PORTER, KATHERINE. & THORNE, DEBORAH., Jun 2017, American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, 36, p. 20, 62-63 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

"No money down" bankruptcy

Foohey, P., Lawless, R. M., Porter, K. & Thorne, D., Jul 1 2017, In : Southern California Law Review. 90, 5, p. 1055-1110 56 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

bankruptcy
money
fee
indebtedness
justice

Opposite of correct: Inverted insider perceptions of race and bankruptcy

Cohen, D., Lawless, R. M. & Shin, F., Jan 1 2017, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 91, 4, p. 623-656 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
Turk
stereotype
housing market
Bankruptcy
2016

Commercial transactions: a systems approach

Lawless, R. M., 2016, Sixth edition. ed. Wolters Kluwer. 1351 p. (Aspen casebook series)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Empirical Methods in Law

Robbennolt, J. K. & Lawless, R. M., 2016, Second ed. Wolters Kluwer. 364 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Secured transactions: a systems approach

Lawless, R. M., 2016, Eighth edition. ed. Wolters Kluwer. 721 p. (Aspen casebook series)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2015

Reforming Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Reorganizations

Brubaker, R. E., Lawless, R. M. & Tabb, C. J., 2015, In : University of Illinois Law Review. 2015, 2, p. 507-08 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

What empirical legal scholars do best

Lawless, R. M., Jun 1 2015, In : Temple Law Review. 87, 4, p. 711-724 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

A debtor world : interdisciplinary perspectives on debt

Lawless, R. M., Tabb, C. J. & Brubaker, R. 2013 Oxford, Uk: Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Bankrupt Apologies

Robbennolt, J. K. & Lawless, R. M., Dec 1 2013, In : Journal of Empirical Legal Studies. 10, 4, p. 771-796 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
examination

Preface

Brubaker, R. E., Lawless, R. M. & Tabb, C. J., Jan 24 2013, A Debtor World: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Debt. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

2012

Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Lawless, R. M. & Warren, E., Sep 18 2012, The Oxford Handbook of Empirical Legal Research. Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Chronicles
Justice
History

Less Forgiven: Race and Chapter 13

Lawless, R. M., 2012, Broke: how debt bankrupts the middle class. Porter, K. (ed.). Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, (Studies in social inequality).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Race, Attorney Influence, and Bankruptcy Chapter Choice

Braucher, J., Cohen, D. & Lawless, R. M., Sep 2012, In : Journal of Empirical Legal Studies. 9, 3, p. 393-429 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
assets
petition
turnover
random sample
Bankruptcy
Symposium
Factors
African Americans
Racial disparities

Striking Out on Their Own: The Self-Employed in Bankruptcy

Lawless, R. M., 2012, Broke: how debt bankrupts the middle class. Porter, K. (ed.). Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, (Studies in social inequality)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010

Empirical methods in law

Lawless, R. M., Ulen, T. & Robbennolt, J. K., 2010, New York City: Aspen Publishers.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2009

A Few Recent Developments in the Bankruptcies of Small Businesses and Their Owners

Lawless, R. M., 2009, In : Bankruptcy Law Letter. Jan. 2009, p. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interpreting data: A reply to professor pardo

Lawless, R. M., Littwin, A. K., Porter, K. M., Pottow, J. A. E., Thome, D. K. & Warren, E., Jan 1 2009, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 83, 1, p. 47-61 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

university teacher

The Limits of Contract as Product

Lawless, R. M., 2009, In : University of Pennsylvania Law Review. 157, p. 160

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

American Bankruptcy Law Journal: Editor's Note

Adler, B. E., Anderson, K., Boss, A., Brown, W., Chemerinsky, E., Gibson, E., Harris, A., Kennedy, D., Klein, C., Leonard, R., Lutgens, C., Markell, B. A., Morrison, E., Nickles, S., Scarberry, M., Sommer, H., Ray Warner, G., Westbrook, J. L., Ahart, A. M., Bartell, L. B. & 33 othersBraucher, J., Bufford, S., Dreher, N., Ginsburg, G., Heston, M. J., Kilborn, J., Lander, D., Lipson, J., Mahoney, P., Mann, B., Neth, S., Plank, T. E., Schwartz, S., Sullivan, T. A., Warren, E., Wooten, J., Akard, J., Block-Lieb, S., Brown, K., Cameron, C., Dunn, R., Gross, K., Howard, M., Klee, K. N., Lawless, R. M., LoPucki, L. M., Manning, R., Morris, J., Newton, G., Rapoport, N., Snow, D., Tabb, C. J. & Wedoff, G., Dec 1 2008, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 82, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Bankruptcy

Lawless, R. M., 2008, Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States. Tanenhaus, D. (ed.). Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, (Gale virtual reference library)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

BAP Prohibits Sale Free and Clear of an Underwater Junior Lien

Lawless, R. M., 2008, In : Bankruptcy Law Letter. Oct. 2008, p. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Core and Not-So-Core Rhetoric about the Intersection of Arbitration and Bankruptcy

Lawless, R. M., 2008, In : Bankruptcy Law Letter. July 2008, p. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Debtor nation

Lawless, R. M., Nov 3 2008, In : Nation. 287, 14, p. 16 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Did bankruptcy reform fail? An empirical study of consumer debtors

Lawless, R. M., Littwin, A. K., Porter, K. M., Pottow, J. A. E., Thorne, D. K. & Warren, E., Jun 1 2008, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 82, 3, p. 349-406 58 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

bankruptcy
reform
Bankruptcy
Empirical study

Marquette National Bank v. First of Omaha Service Corp.

Lawless, R. M., 2008, Encyclopedia of the Supreme Court of the United States. Tanenhaus, D. (ed.). Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, (Gale virtual reference library).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2007

Derivative lawsuits as a corporate governance mechanism: Empirical evidence on board changes surrounding filings

Ferris, S. P., Jandik, T., Lawless, R. M. & Makhija, A., Mar 2007, In : Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis. 42, 1, p. 143-166 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Derivatives
Empirical evidence
Corporate governance mechanisms
Lawsuit
Board of directors

The paradox of consumer credit

Lawless, R. M., 2007, In : University of Illinois Law Review. 2007, 1, p. 347-374 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

bankruptcy
credit
amendment
indebtedness
Law

The general role played by specialty law journals: Empirical evidence from bankruptcy scholarship

Lawless, R. M. & David, I., Sep 2006, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 80, 4, p. 523-545 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

bankruptcy
Law
evidence
Empirical evidence
Bankruptcy
Legal environment
Willingness
Corporate finance
Race to the bottom
Corporate law
2005

Are bankruptcy's trials vanishing? if so, who cares?

Lawless, R. M., Sep 2005, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 79, 4, p. 995-1003 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Filing Rates after a Major Hurricane

Lawless, R. M., 2005, In : Nevada Law Journal. 6, 1, p. 7-20 14 p., 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bankruptcy
creditor
judgment or sentence
indebtedness
mediation

Profs Say Bankruptcy Rule Change Would Imperil Tax Confidentiality

Lawless, R. M., 2005, In : Tax Notes. 106, Feb. 28, 2005

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The myth of the disappearing business bankruptcy

Lawless, R. M. & Warren, E., May 2005, In : California Law Review. 93, 3, p. 743-795 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

bankruptcy
myth
2001

Serial bankruptcy: Plan infeasibility or just bad luck?

Denning, K. C., Perris, S. P. & Lawless, R. M., May 14 2001, In : Applied Economics Letters. 8, 2, p. 105-109 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reorganization
Luck
Bankruptcy
Serials
Payment
2000

Cyberspace Bankruptcy (reviewing Warren E. Agin, Bankruptcy and Secured Lending Law in Cyberspace)

Lawless, R. M., 2000, In : Journal of Corporation Law. 26, 1, p. 125-144

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The Expenses of Financial Distress: The Direct Costs of Chapter 11

Lawless, R. M., 2000, In : University of Pittsburgh Law Review. 61, 3, p. 629-669 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Book Review: `Failure and Forgiveness: Rebalancing the Bankruptcy System,' by Karen Gross

Lawless, R. M., Mar 1 1999, In : Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal. 15, 2, p. 409-425 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

"Warm with Sunny Skies": Disclosure Statement Forecasts

Betker, B. L., Ferris, S. P. & Lawless, R. M., Sep 1 1999, In : American Bankruptcy Law Journal. 73, 4, p. 809-835 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disclosure
1998

A Simple Suggestion for Overriding the Line-Item Veto

Lawless, R. M., 1998, In : Missouri law review. p. 1-22 23 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

History

The influence of legal liability on corporate financial signaling.

Lawless, R. M., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Corporation Law. 23, 2, p. 209-243 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liability
Legal liability
Managers
Litigation
Financial performance