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March 8, 2023

This message brings news about:
A) Recent Neurolaw Publications
B) Forthcoming Neurolaw Publications
C) Recently Posted Neurolaw Papers

A. Recent Neurolaw Publications   

  1. Catherine Insel, Stephanie Tabashneck, Francis X. Shen, Judith G. Edersheim & Robert T. Kinscherff, White Paper on the Science of Late Adolescence: A Guide for Judges, Attorneys, and Policy Makers (2022).
  2. Estée Rubien-Thomas, Nia Berrian, Kristina M. Rapuano, Lena J. Skalaban, Alessandra Cervera, Binyam Nardos, Alexandra O. Cohen, Ariel Lowrey, Natalie M. Daumeyer, Richard Watts, Nicholas P. Camp, Brent L. Hughes, Jennifer L. Eberhardt, Kim A. Taylor-Thompson, Damien A. Fair, Jennifer A. Richeson & B. J. Casey, Uncertain Threat Is Associated with Greater Impulsive Actions and Neural Dissimilarity to Black versus White Faces , Cognitive, Affective, & Behav. Neurosci. (Feb. 2, 2023).
  3. Zhihao Zhang, Maxwell Good, Vera Kulikov, Femke van Horen, Mark Bartholomew, Andrew S. Kayser & Ming Hsu, From Scanner to Court: A Neuroscientifically Informed “Reasonable Person” Test of Trademark Infringement , 9 Sci. Advances 1, 1–12 (2023).
  4. Michael R. MacIntyre, Manish A. Fozdar & Mohan Nair, Late-Onset Sex Offending and the Assessment of Behavioral Variant Frontotemporal Dementia (bvFTD) , 51 J. Am. Acad. Psychiatry & L. 1, 1–11 (2023).
  5. W. Connor Darby, Michael MacIntyre, Richard G. Cockerill, Dustin B. Stephens, Robert Weinstock & R. Ryan Darby, In the Courts: Ethical and Legal Implications of Emerging Neuroscience Technologies Used for Forensic Purposes , Ethics & Clinical Neuroinnovation 173, 173–93 (2023).
  6. Tade Matthias Spranger, Brain Patents as a Legal or Societal Challenge? , 54 Int’l Rev. Intell. Prop. & Competition L. 268, 268–75 (2023).
  7. Sheri Lynn Johnson, Explaining the Invidious: How Race Influences Capital Punishment in America , 107 Cornell L. Rev. 1513, 1513–63 (2022).
  8. Leslie E. Scott, Substance Use Disorder's (SUD) Impact on Criminal Decision-Making and Role in Federal Sentencing Jurisprudence: Arguing for Culpability-Based SUD Mitigation , 19 Ohio St. J. Crim. L. 471, 471–526 (2022).
  9. Yu Du, The Effect of Defendant Gender on Jurors’ Decision-Making , 52 U. Balt. L. Rev 1, 1–31 (2022).
  10. Carol Barkes & Colby Jones, Helping Family Law Clients through Conflict: Neuroscience & ADR Tools , 66 Advoc. (Idaho) 30, 30–32 (Jan. 2023).
  11. Stewart M. Casper, What Family Lawyers Should Know about Brain Injury , 45 Fam. Advoc. 13, 13–17 (Winter 2023).
  12. Christos D. Strubakos, In What Furnace Was Thy Brain? Redefining Ethics, Cognition, and Tort Duty for Medical Artificial Intelligence , 100 U. Det. Mercy L. Rev. 177, 177–221 (2022).
  13. Jay D. Blitzman, Let's Follow the Science on Late Adolescence , 37 Crim. Just. 12, 12–17 (2022).


B. Forthcoming Neurolaw Publications

  1. Sarah F. Brosnan & Owen D. Jones, Using an Evolutionary Approach to Improve Predictive Ability in the Social Sciences: Property, the Endowment Effect, and Law , Evolution & Hum. Behav. (forthcoming 2023).
  2. Joshua May, Neuroethics: Agency in the Age of Brain Science (forthcoming 2023).


C. Recently Posted Neurolaw Papers

  1. Teneille R. Brown, Bad Habits (Univ. Utah Coll. L., Research Paper No. 497, 2022).
  2. Sjors Ligthart, Marcello Ienca, Gerben Meynen, Fruzsina Molnar-Gabor, Roberto Andorno, Christoph Bublitz, Paul Catley, Lisa Claydon, Thomas Douglas, Joseph J. Fins, Sara Goering, Pim Haselager, Fabrice Jotterand, Andrea Lavazza, Allan McCay, Abel Wajnerman Paz, Stephen Rainey, Jesper Ryberg & Philipp Kellmeyer, Minding Rights: Mapping Ethical and Legal Foundations of ‘Neurorights’ (2023).


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