The Innovation, Business and Law Center

Below is a listing of recently published scholarly works by faculty members of the Innovation, Business and Law Center.




Maya Steinitz, Incorporating Legal Claims, ___ NOTRE DAME L. REV. ___ (forthcoming 2014).


Maya Steinitz & Abigail C. Field, A Model Litigation Finance Contract, 99 IOWA L. REV. 711 (2014), available here.


Joseph Yockey, Does Social Enterprise Law Matter?, 66 ALA. L. REV. ___ (forthcoming 2014), available here.




Herbert Hovenkamp & Erik N. Hovenkamp, Tying Arrangements, in OXFORD HANDBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION POLICY (New York and London: Oxford Univ. Press, 2013).


Maya Steinitz, How Much is that Lawsuit in the Window? Pricing Legal Claims, 67 VANDERBILT L. REV. 1889 (2013), available here.


Joseph W. Yockey, Choosing Governance in the FCPA Reform Debate, 38 J. CORP. L. 325 (2013), available here.




Christina Bohannan & Herbert Hovenkamp, CREATION WITHOUT RESTRAINT: PROMOTING LIBERTY AND RIVALRY IN INNOVATION (New York and London: Oxford Univ. Press, 2012).


Enrique R. Carrasco & Sean Williams, Emerging Economies after the Global Financial Crisis: The Case of Brazil, 33 NW. J. INT’L L. & BUS. 81 (2012).


Josephine Gittler & Thomas P. Gallanis, Family Caregiving and the Law of Succession: A Proposal, 45 U. MICH. J.L. REFORM 761 (2012).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Antitrust and the Close Look: Transaction Cost Economics in Competition Policy, in THE GLOBAL LIMITS OF COMPETITION LAW 66 (Ioannis Lianos and D. Daniel Sokol, eds., Stanford, Ca.: Stanford Univ. Press, 2012), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Antitrust and the Costs of Movement, 78 ANTITRUST L.J. 67 (2012), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Antitrust and the Movement of Technology, 19 GEO. MASON. L. REV. 1119 (2012), available here.

Herbert Hovenkamp, Competition for Innovation, 2012 COLUM. BUS. L. REV. 799 (2012), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, AN INTELLECTUAL HISTORY OF AMERICAN ANTITRUST LAW (ed., with Dan Crane, New York and London: Oxford Univ. Press, 2012).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Response: Markets in IP and Antitrust, 100 Geo. L.J. 2133 (2012), available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Maybe Taxpayers Should Buy Wal-Mart a Gift Shop, IOWA CITY PRESS CITIZEN, June 11, 2012, at 7I.


Nicholas Johnson, Moen TIF Proposal Just Doesn’t Pass the “Sniff Test,” IOWA CITY PRESS CITIZEN, Apr. 9, 2012, at 7A.


Robert T. Miller, Del Monte and El Paso: Going to Revlon-Land with a Conflicted Financial Advisor, 13 ENGAGE: J. FEDERALIST SOC’Y PRAC. GRPS. 41 (2012), available here.


Jason Rantanen & Lee Petherbridge, In Memoriam Best Mode, 64 STAN. L. REV. ONLINE 125 (2012).


Jason Rantanen, Peripheral Disclosure, 74 U. PITT. L. REV. 1 (2012), available here.


Jason Rantanen & Lee Petherbridge, The Pseudo-Elimination of Best Mode: Worst Possible Choice?, 59 UCLA L. REV. DISCOURSE 170 (2012), available here.


Jason Rantanen & Lee Petherbridge, Therasense v. Becton Dickinson: A First Impression, 14 YALE J.L. & TECH. 226 (2012), available here.


Jason Rantanen & Lee Petherbridge, The America Invents Act Jeopardizes American Innovation, 160 U. PA. L. REV. PENNUMBRA 229 (2012), available here.


Mary Steinitz, The Litigation Finance Contract, 54 WM. & MARY L. REV. 455 (2012), available here.


John-Mark Stensvaag, Preventing Significant Deterioration Under the Clean Air Act: The BACT Determination-Part II, 42 ENVTL. L. REP. 10024 (2012).


Joseph W. Yockey, FCPA Settlement, Internal Strife, and the “Culture of Compliance,” 2012 WISC. L. REV. 689 (2012), available here.




Christina Bohannan & Herbert Hovenkamp, Concerted Refusals to License Intellectual Property Rights, 1 HARV. BUS. L. REV. BULL. 21 (2011).


Christina Bohannan, IP Misuse as Foreclosure, 96 IOWA L. REV. 475 (2011).


Josephine Gittler, Advance Care Planning and Surrogate Health Care Decision Making for Older Adults, 37 J. GERONTOLOGICAL NURSING 15 (2011).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Coase, Institutionalism, and the Origins of Law and Economics, 86 IND. L.J. 499 (2011), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Coasean Markets, 31 EUR. J. L. & ECON. 63 (2011).


Herbert Hovenkamp, FEDERAL ANTITRUST POLICY: THE LAW OF COMPETITION AND ITS PRACTICE (West Hornbook Series, 1994; 2d ed. 1999; 3d ed. 2005, 4th ed. 2011).


Herbert Hovenkamp & Christopher R. Leslie, The Firm as Cartel Manager, 64 VAND. L. REV. 813 (2011),

available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Harm to Competition under the 2010 Horizontal Merger Guidelines, 39 REV. INDUS. ORG. 3 (2011), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Mergers with Dominant Firms: The Lundbeck Case, 2011 CPA ANTITRUST CHRONICLE 1 (Dec. 2011), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Notice and Patent Remedies, 88 TEXAS L. REV. SEE ALSO 221 (2011).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Post-Sale Restraints and Competitive Harm: The First Sale Doctrine in Perspective, 66 N.Y.U. ANN. SURV. AM. L. 487 (2011), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Review of Catherine L. Fisk, Working Knowledge: Employee Innovation and the Rise of Corporate Intellectual Property, 1800-1930 (2009), 98 J. AM. HIST. 213 (2011).

Nicholas Johnson, Making a “Prudent TIF” More than an Oxymoron, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Nov. 29, 2011, at 7A.


Nicholas Johnson, (Mis)understanding Carver, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Sept. 6, 2011, at A7.


Nicholas Johnson, Shared Governance Still Needed, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, July 20, 2011, at A9.


Nicholas Johnson, Legislature Shifted the Cost of Education, DES MOINES REGISTER, May 29, 2011, at 20.


Nicholas Johnson, Just What’s a Board to Do?, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, May 21, 2011, at A17.


Nicholas Johnson, TIF Helps the Rich Get Richer, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Apr. 25, 2011, at A7.


Nicholas Johnson, Branstad and Public Transparency, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Jan. 5, 2011, at A7, available here.

Jason Rantanen, Lee Petherbridge, & Ali Mojibi, The Federal Circuit and Inequitable Conduct: An Empirical Assessment, 84 S. CAL. L. REV. 1293 (2011).


Jason Rantanen, An Objective View of Fault in Patent Infringement, 60 AM. U. L. REV. 1575 (2011).


Jason Rantanen & Lee Petherbridge, Toward a System of Invention Registration: The Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, 110 MICH. L. REV. FIRST IMPRESSIONS 24 (2011), available here.


Maya Steinitz, Whose Claim is this Anyway? Third-Party Litigation Funding, 95 MINN. L. REV. 1268 (2011), available here.


John-Mark Stensvaag, Preventing Significant Deterioration under the Clean Air Act: The BACT Determination-Part I, 41 ENVTL. L. REP. 11101 (2011).


John-Mark Stensvaag, Preventing Significant Deterioration Under the Clean Air Act: The BACT Requirement and BACT Definition, 41 ENVTL. L. REP. 10902 (2011).


John-Mark Stensvaag, Preventing Significant Deterioration Under the Clean Air Act: Area Classification, Initial Allocation, and Redesignation, 41 ENVTL. L. REP. 10008 (2011).


Joseph W. Yockey, Solicitation, Extortion, and the FCPA, 87 NOTRE DAME L. REV. 781 (2011), available here.




Christina Bohannan, Copyright Harm and Reform, 96 IOWA L. REV. BULL. 13 (2010).


Christina Bohannan, Copyright Infringement and Harmless Speech, 61 HASTINGS L.J. 1083 (2010).


Christina Bohannan & Herbert Hovenkamp, IP and Antitrust: Reformation and Harm, 51 B.C. L. REV. 905 (2010).


Christina Bohannan, Taming the Derivative Works Right: A Modest Proposal for Reducing Overbreadth and Vagueness in Copyright, 12 VAND. J. ENT. & TECH. L. 669 (2010).


Enrique R. Carrasco, Crisis and Opportunity: Emerging Economies and the Financial Stability Board, in INTERNATIONAL LAW, ECONOMIC GLOBALIZATION AND DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (Edward Elgar Press, 2010).


Enrique R. Carrasco, The Global Financial Crisis and the Financial Stability Forum: The Awakening and Transformation of an International Body, 19 TRANSNAT’L L. & CONTEMP. PROBS. 203 (2010).


Enrique R. Carrasco, An Opening for Voice in the Global Economic Order: The Global Financial Crisis and Emerging Economies, 12 OR. REV. INT’L L. 179 (2010), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, American Needle: The Sherman Act, Conspiracy, and Exclusion, CPI ANTITRUST J. (June 2010).


Herbert Hovenkamp, IP AND ANTITRUST: AN ANALYSIS OF ANTITRUST PRINCIPLES APPLIED TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW (Kluwer/Aspen, with Mark D. Janis & Mark A. Lemley, 2002; with Janis, Lemley, and Christopher Leslie, 2d ed. 2010, & 2010-1013 Supps.).


Herbert Hovenkamp, The FTC’s Anticompetitive Pricing Case Against Intel, CPI ANTITRUST CHRON. (Winter 2010).


Herbert Hovenkamp, The Federal Trade Commission and the Sherman Act, 62 FLA. L. REV. 871 (2010), available here.


Herbert Hovenkamp, Harvard, Chicago and Transaction Cost Economics in Antitrust Analysis, 55 ANTITRUST BULL. 613 (2010).


Herbert Hovenkamp, The Law of Vertical Integration and the Business Firm: 1880-1960, 95 IOWA L. REV. 863 (2010).


Herbert Hovenkamp, The Obama Administration and Section 2 of the Sherman Act, 90 B.U. L. REV. 1611 (2010).


Herbert Hovenkamp, The Pleading Problem in Antitrust Cases and Beyond, 95 IOWA L. REV. BULL. 55 (2010).


Herbert Hovenkamp & Eric Hovenkamp, Tying Arrangements and Antitrust Harm, 52 ARIZ. L. REV. 925 (2010), available here.


Nicholas Johnson, NPR Botched its Firing of Juan Williams, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Oct. 27, 2010, at A15, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, The Conservative Case for Judicial Retention, THE GAZETTE (EASTERN IOWA), Oct. 17, 2010, at A17, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Honor Workers Every Day, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Sept. 6, 2010, at A7, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Dear Mr. President…, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, March 25, 2010, at A7, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Much at Stake for Iowa in FCC Broadband Plan, DES MOINES REGISTER, March 24, 2010, at A15, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, What Happens if UI were to Lose its Monopoly on Certification?, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Feb. 20, 2010, at A15, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Opinions and Personality: Brown on the Law, 47 HOUS. L. REV. 553 (2010).


David Orentlicher, Discrimination out of Dismissiveness: The Example of Infertility, 85 IND. L.J. 143 (2010).


David Orentlicher, Multiple Embryo Transfers: Time for Policy, 40(3) HASTINGS CENTER REP. 12 (2010).


David Orentlicher, Prescription Data Mining and the Protection of Patients’ Interests, 38 J.L. MED. & ETHICS 74 (2010).


David Orentlicher, Rationing Health Care: It’s a Matter of the Health Care System’s Structure, 19 ANNALS HEALTH L. 449 (2010).




Enrique R. Carrasco, Wesley Carrington & HeeJin Lee, Governance and Accountability: The Regional Development Banks, 27 B.U. INT’L L.J. 1 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp, The Coase Theorem and Arthur Cecil Pigou, 51 ARIZ. L. REV. 633 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp & Erik Hovenkamp, Complex Bundled Discounts and Antitrust Policy, 57 BUFF. L. REV. 1227 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Introduction to the Neal Report and the Crisis in Antitrust, 5 COMPETITION POL’Y INT’L 219 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Neoclassicism and the Separation of Ownership and Control, 4 VA. L. & BUS. REV. 373 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Patents, Property, and Competition Policy, 34 J. CORP. L. 1243 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Review of Stuart Banner, Who Owns the Sky? The Struggle to Control Airspace from the Wright Brothers On (2008), 96 J. AM. HIST. 104 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp, United States Competition Policy in Crisis, 1890-1955, 94 MINN. L. REV. 311 (2009).


Herbert Hovenkamp & Eric Hovenkamp, The Viability of Antitrust Price Squeeze Claims, 51 ARIZ. L. REV. 273 (2009).


Nicholas Johnson, Caterfone: My Story, 25 SANTA CLARA COMPUTER & HIGH TECH. L.J. 677 (2009).


Nicholas Johnson, Censorship from State to Self, in MAKING THE INVISIBLE VISIBLE: ESSAYS BY THE FELLOWS OF THE INTERNATIONAL LEADERSHIP FORUM 58 (Greenwood Press 2009).


Nicholas Johnson, School Board has Work to Do, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Nov. 2, 2009, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Board Members Won’t be Universally Beloved, So Don’t Try to be; There’s a Board Because Supposedly Seven Heads are Better than One. Unanimous Votes Defeat that Purpose, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Aug. 19, 2009, at A11, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, GOP Puts Party First in Health Care Debate, DES MOINES REGISTER, July 8, 2009, at A12, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Many Past Board Members Tried, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, June 15, 2009.


Nicholas Johnson, District Needs Cluster Schools, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, June 3, 2009.


Sheldon Kurtz & Lawrence Waggoner, The UPC Addresses the Class-Gift and Intestacy Rights of Children of Assisted Reproduction Technologies, 35 ACTEC J. 30 (2009).


David Orentlicher, Physicians’ Brief in the Second Circuit Data Mining Cases (IMS v. Sorrell) on Behalf of Amici Curiae New England Journal of Medicine, Vermont Medical Society, Massachusetts Medical Society, New Hampshire Medical Society, National Physicians Alliance, and American Medical Students Association (Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 09-44; Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 09-55, 2009).


David Orentlicher, Presumed Consent to Organ Donation; Its Rise and Fall in the United States, 61 RUTGERS L. REV. 295 (2009).


Maya Steinitz, Internationalized Pro Bono and a New Global Role for Lawyers in the 21st Century: Lessons from Nation-Building in Southern Sudan, 12 YALE HUM. RTS. & DEV. L.J. 205 (2009), available here.


Joseph Yockey, On the Role and Regulation of Private Negotiations in Governance, 61 S.C. L. REV. 171 (2009), available here.




Christina Bohannan, Copyright Preemption of Contracts, 67 MD. L. REV. 616 (2008) (selected by University of California, Berkeley, Center for Law and Technology as one of the top IP papers of 2008, as posted here).


Enrique Carrasco & Alison Guernsey, The World Bank’s Inspection Panel: Promoting True Accountability through Arbitration, 41 CORNELL INT’L L.J. 577 (2008).


Josephine Gittler, Governmental Efforts to Improve Quality of Care for Nursing Home Residents and to Protect Them from Mistreatment: A Survey of Federal and State Laws, 1(4) RESEARCH IN GERONTOLOGICAL NURSING 264 (2008).


Josephine Gittler, Meridean L. Maas, Janet P. Specht, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, & Kate Bechen, Nursing Home Staffing and Training Recommendations for Promoting Older Adults’ Quality of Care and Life: Part 1. Deficits in the Quality of Care Due to Understaffing and Undertraining, 1(2) RESEARCH IN GERONTOLOGICAL NURSING 123 (2008).

Josephine Gittler, Meridean L. Maas, Janet P. Specht, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, & Kate Bechen, Nursing Home Staffing and Training Recommendations for Promoting Older Adults’ Quality of Care and Life: Part 2. Increasing Nurse Staffing and Training, 1(2) RESEARCH IN GERONTOLOGICAL NURSING 134 (2008).


Herbert Hovenkamp & Eric Hovenkamp, Exclusionary Bundled Discounts and the Antitrust Modernization Commission, 53 ANTITRUST BULL. 517 (2008).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Innovation and the Domain of Competition Policy, 60 ALA. L. REV. 103 (2008).


Herbert Hovenkamp, Schumpeterian Competition and Antitrust, 4 COMPETITION POL’Y INT’L 273 (2008).


Nicholas Johnson, ARE WE THERE YET: REFLECTIONS ON POLITICS IN AMERICA (Morrisville: Lulu, 2008).


Nicholas Johnson, YOUR SECOND PRIORITY: AN FCC COMMISSIONER SPEAKS OUT (2d ed., Morrisville: Lulu, 2008).


Nicholas Johnson, Flying Video Screens, Stories and Tourism, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Aug. 30, 2008, at A15, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, It May Seem Corny, But Sullivan’s Good, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, May 29, 2008, at A4, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Assessing Candidates “Experience,” THE GAZETTE, March 30, 2008, at A9,

available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Here’s a ‘Least-Worst’ Solution for Florida, Michigan, DES MOINES REGISTER, March 15, 2008, at A11, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Preserving for Our Grandchildren, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Feb. 20, 2008, at A13, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, Shed Light on Problem Behind Fighting; Adults’ Decisions Increase Violence, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Jan. 16, 2008, at A13, available here.


Nicholas Johnson, A $2.20 Gift to Our Great-Grandchildren, IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, Oct. 30, 2008, at A15, available here.

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