Publication Type: Case Comment

January 08th, 2024 | Issue 1 Volume 102

The Goose and the Gander: How Conservative Precedents Will Save Campus Affirmative Action

Introduction In Students for Fair Admissions, Inc. v. President & Fellows of Harvard College and its companion case, Students for Fair Admissions, Inc. v. University of North Carolina (collectively, “SFFA”),[1] the Supreme Court held that the university–defendants’ race-conscious admissions policies violated the Constitution’s Equal Protection Clause and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of […]

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November 15th, 2017 | Issue 1 Volume 96

Forum Shopping and Patent Law—A Comment on TC Heartland

The Supreme Court addressed rules affecting forum-shopping incentives in three cases during its 2016–2017 term.[1] This Essay focuses on one of those cases—TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC.[2] In TC Heartland, the Court narrowly interpreted the patent venue statute, 28 U.S.C. § 1400(b), to restrict where patentees can file infringement suits. The case […]

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