Elaine Shoben

Judge Jack and Lulu Lehman Professor of Law
Phone: 702 895-2437
Education:
A.B, Barnard College
J.D, Hastings College of the Law

Publications

Books

Elaine W. Shoben et al., Remedies: Cases and Problems (Foundation Press 5th ed. 2012). 

Elaine W. Shoben et al., Remedies: Cases and Problems, Teacher's Manual (Foundation Press 5th ed. 2012).

Russell L. Weaver et al., Principles of Remedies Law (West Group 2d ed. 2011).

Mark A. Rothstein et al., Employment Law (West 4th ed. 2009 & Supps. 1995-2013).

Russell Weaver et al., Principles of Remedies Law (West 2007).

Mack A. Player et al., Selected Employment Labor Law Statutes (West Group 6th ed. 2006).

William Murray Tabb & Elaine W. Shoben, Remedies in a Nutshell (Thomson West 2005).

Mack Player et al., Employment Discrimination Law: Cases and Materials (West Group 2d ed. 1995 & Supp. 1992, 1995).

Mack Player et al., Employment Discrimination Law: Cases and Materials, Teacher’s Manual (West Group 2d ed. 1997).

Mark A. Rothstein et al., Human Resources and the Law (1994).

 

Book Contributions

Elaine W. Shoben, Princess in the Tower, in Law Touched Our Hearts: A Generation Remembers Brown v. Board of Education 184 (Mildred Wigfall Robinson & Richard J. Bonnie eds., Vanderbilt Univ. Press 2009).

Elaine W. Shoben, From Antinepotism to Programs for Partners: Legal Issues, in Academic Couples 226 (Marianne A. Ferber & Jane W. Loeb eds., Univ. of Ill. Press 1997).

Elaine W. Shoben, Foreward to Frances Lynch, Draw the Line: A Sexual Harassment-Free Workplace, at ix (Oasis Press 1995).

Elaine W. Shoben, Defining the Relevant Population: The Legal Issues, in Statistical Evidence of Discrimination (David H. Kaye & Michael Aickin eds., 1987).

 

Articles

Elaine W. Shoben, Of Carts and Horses: Organizing Remedies for the Classroom, 57 St. Louis U. L.J. 595 (2013).

Elaine W. Shoben, Evidentiary Wisdom and Blinders in Perspective: Thoughts on Misjudging, 7 Nev. L.J. 500 (2007).

Elaine W. Shoben, Let the Damages Fit the Wrong: An Immodest Proposal for Reforming Personal Injury Damages, 39 Akron L. Rev. 1069 (2006).

Elaine W. Shoben, Disparate Impact Theory in Employment Discrimination: What's Griggs Still Good For? What Not?, 42 Brandeis L.J. 597 (2004).

Elaine W. Shoben, Spinning Restitution: From Cauliflower to Coconut, 36 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 1027 (2003).

Elaine W. Shoben, Alternative Resolution of Employment Discrimination Claims: American and Australian Experiences: Proceedings of the 2001 Annual Meeting, Association of American Law Schools Section on Employment Discrimination, 5 Emp. Rts. & Emp. Pol'y J. 603 (2002).

Rosemary C. Hunter & Elaine W. Shoben, Disparate Impact Discrimination: American Oddity or Internationally Accepted Concept?, 19 Berkeley J. Emp. & Lab. L. 108 (1998).

Elaine W. Shoben, Test Defamation in the Workplace: False Positive Results in Detecting Lies, AIDS, or Drug Use, 1988 U. Chi. Legal F. 181.

Elaine W. Shoben, Employee Recruitment by Design or Default: Uncertainty Under Title VII, 47 Ohio St. L.J. 891 (1986).

Elaine W. Shoben, The Use of Statistics to Prove Intentional Employment Discrimination, 46 Law & Contemp. Probs. 221 (1983).

Elaine W. Shoben, Compound Discrimination: The Interaction of Race and Sex in Employment Discrimination, 55 N.Y.U. L. Rev 793 (1981).

Elaine W. Shoben, In Defense of Disparate Impact Analysis Under Title VII: A Reply to Dr. Cohn, 55 Ind. L.J. 515 (1980).

Elaine W. Shoben, Probing the Discriminatory Effects of Employee Selection Procedures with Disparate Impact Analysis Under Title VII, 56 Tex. L. Rev. 1 (1977).

Elaine W. Shoben, The Interrogated Juvenile: Caveat Confessor?, 24 Hastings L.J. 413 (1973).

 

Commentaries, Essays, and Reviews

Elaine W. Shoben, Uncommon Law and the Bill of Rights: The Woes of Constitutionalizing State Common-Law Torts, 1992 U. Ill. L. Rev. 173 (1992).

Elaine W. Shoben, Book Review, 2 Const. Comment. 494 (1985) (reviewing Raymond Wolters, The Burden of Brown (1984)).

Elaine W. Shoben, Book Review, 59 B.U. L. Rev. 582 (1979) (reviewing Michael O. Finkelstein, Quantitative Methods in Law: Studies in the Application of Mathematical Probability and Statistics to Legal Problems (1978)).

Elaine W. Shoben, Differential Pass-Fail Rates in Employment Testing: Statistical Proof Under Title VII, 91 Harv. L. Rev. 793 (1978).

 

Elaine W. Shoben on the Scholarly Commons

Curriculum Vitae
Bio

Areas of Expertise
Appellate Law
Employment Discrimination Law
Employment Law
Remedies
Tort Law