Anne Marie Lofaso

West Virginia University - College of Law

Associate Dean and Professor of Law

PO Box 6130

101 Law Center Drive

Morgantown, WV 26506-6130

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Toward a Foundational Theory of Workers' Rights: The Autonomous Dignified Worker

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 76, p. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2012
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 432 (83,077)

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labor law, employment law, welfare law, rights theory

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Approaching Coal Mine Safety from a Comparative Law and Interdisciplinary Perspective

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 111, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2015
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 430 (83,525)

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health and safety, mine safety, comparative law, administrative law, msha, human rights

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September Massacre: The Latest Battle in the War on Workers' Rights Under the National Labor Relations Act

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 May 2008
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 375 (97,844)
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labor, administrative law, working class rights, legal system

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The Persistence of Union Repression in an Era of Recognition

62 Maine Law Review 199 (2010)
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 15 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2017
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 311 (120,361)
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De-Essentializing Appalachia: Transformative Socio-Legal Change Requires Unmasking Regional Myths

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 120, 2018, WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2019-005
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2019
Nicholas Stump and Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law and West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 248 (152,076)
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Appalachian Studies, Critical Theory, Systemic Reform, Transformative Change, Law and Social Movements, Grassroots Activism, Environmental Law, Labor Law

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What We Owe Our Coal Miners

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 5, p. 87, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2012
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 232 (162,121)

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labor, employment, health and safety, jurisprudence, coal mining, energy

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Talking is Worthwhile: The Role of Employee Voice in Protecting, Enhancing, and Encouraging Individual Rights to Job Security in a Collective System

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Feb 2010
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 228 (164,895)

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Does Changing the Definition of Science Solve the Establishment Clause Problem for Teaching Intelligent Design as Science in Public Schools? Doing an End-Run Around the Constitution

Pierce Law Review, June 2006
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Apr 2006
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 218 (172,106)

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Establishment Clause, Constitution, First Amendment, Intelligent Design, Religion, Education

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Systems of Employee Representation: The US Report

Systems of Employee Representation at the Enterprise: A Comparative Study (Bulletin of Comparative Labour Relations Series, Roger Blanpain, Hiroya Nakakubo and Takashi Araki Editors) (Kluwer 2012), WVU Law Research Paper No. 2013-7, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 13-107
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2014
Orly Lobel and Anne Marie Lofaso
University of San Diego School of Law and West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 208 (179,884)

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employment and labor law, unions, collective bargaining, employee representation, labor markets, discrimination, occupational health and safety, NLRA, NLRB, comparative law, voice, privatization, New Deal, labor relations, industrial organization

10.

Working for Recovery: How the Americans With Disabilities Act and State Human Rights Laws Can Facilitate Successful Rehabilitation for Alcoholics and Drug Addicts

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 120, 2018, WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2018-016
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 May 2018 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2018
Samuel Petsonk and Anne Marie Lofaso
Mountain State Justice and West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 122 (280,655)

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Workers’ Rights as Natural Human Rights

71 U. Miami L. Rev. 565 (2017)
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 27 Apr 2017
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 115 (292,656)

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Labor Law, Employment Law, Jurisprudence, Human Rights, Natural Law, Positive Law

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The Vanishing Employee: Putting the Autonomous Dignified Union Worker Back to Work

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 77 (377,986)

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labor, union, employee, statutory construction, independent contractor, supervisor

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In Defense of Public-Sector Unions

Hofstra Labor and Emploment Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 301, 2011, WVU Law Research Paper No. 2012-02
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2014
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
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Groomed for Exploitation! How Applying the Statutory Definition of Employee to Cover Division IA College Football Players Disrupts the Student-Athlete Myth

West Virginia Law Review, Vol. 119, p. 957, 2017
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
Downloads 58 (438,595)
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Justice Scalia's Labor Jurisprudence – Justice Denied?

Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, Vol. 21, No. 13, 2017
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
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The Relevance of the Wagner Act for Resolving Today's Job-Security Crisis

WVU Law Research Paper No. 2012-01
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 May 2012 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2014
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
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Say 'No' to Discrimination, 'Yes' to Accommodation: Why States Should Prohibit Discrimination of Workers Who Use Cannabis for Medical Purposes

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, 2020, WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2020-009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Sep 2020
Anne Marie Lofaso and Lakyn Cecil
West Virginia University - College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 23 (607,525)

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medical cannabis, medical marijuana, Colorado, Controlled Substances Act, employment law, disability, accommodation, Nevada, Oklahoma, cannabis regulation, decriminalization, legalization

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Empathy for the Vulnerable? The Fourth Circuit's Internal Struggle to Grapple With the Trump Administration's Immigration Policies: Part II

West Virginia Law Review Online, Vol. 123, WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2021-005
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2021
West Virginia University - College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law and West Virginia University College of Law
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Immigration, Donald J. Trump, Mara Salvatrucha, MS-13, Portillo-Flores v. Barr, asylum, removal, CAT relief, Casa de Maryland v. Trump

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Empathy for the Vulnerable? The Fourth Circuit's Internal Struggle to Grapple With the Trump Administration's Immigration Policies: Part I

West Virginia Law Review Online, Vol. 123, WVU College of Law Research Paper No. 2021-004
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2021
West Virginia University - College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law, West Virginia University College of Law and West Virginia University College of Law
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Immigration, Donald J. Trump, Mara Salvatrucha, MS-13, Portillo-Flores v. Barr, asylum, removal, CAT relief

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Deflategate: What's the Steelworkers Trilogy Got to Do with it?

Berkeley Journal of Entertainment and Sports Law, Vol. 7 (2017), WVU College of Law Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Jan 2021
Anne Marie Lofaso
West Virginia University - College of Law
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NFL, Patriots, Tom Brady, Roger Goodell, Pash/Wells, arbitration, NFLPA, grievance-arbitration, labor dispute, Taft-Hartley Act, deflategate, Steelworkers Trilogy