Louise Weinberg

  • William B. Bates Chair for the Administration of Justice



  • Conflict of Laws: Cases, Materials, Problems (Newark, NJ: LexisNexis, 2nd ed. 2002) (with David Vernon, William Reynolds & William Richman).
  • Federal Courts: Cases and Comments on Judicial Federalism and Judicial Power (St. Paul: West, 1994; Supplements 1998-99, 1997, 1996 & 1995).
  • Conflict of Laws: Cases, Materials, and Problems (New York: Matthew Bender, 2nd ed. 1992; 1st ed. 1990) (with David H. Vernon).




  • Federal Common Law, in Federalism by A.J. Bellia, ed. (New York: Aspen Publishers, 2011).
  • Courts, United States Federal, in 2 The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History 255 (Stanley N. Katz ed.; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009).
  • Of Theory and Theodicy: The Problem of Immoral Law, in Law and Justice in a Multistate World: Essays in Honor of Arthur T. von Mehren 473 (James A.R. Nafziger & Symeon C. Symeonides eds.; Ardsley, NY: Transnational Publishers, 2002). <https://law.utexas.edu/faculty/lweinberg/vonpub.pdf>
  • Motion and Debate, 79 American Law Institute Proceedings 468-469, 481-483, 485-486 (2002).
  • Motion and Debate, 69 American Law Institute Proceedings 211-216 (1992) (motion carried).
  • Introductory Remarks, in Artists in the Nineties, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting--Philosophical Society of Texas, 35 (Dallas: The Society, 1989).
  • Motion and Debate, 65 American Law Institute Proceedings 329-333 (motion carried); Comments, 344-345 (1988).


  • "Polyphonic Federalism," Conference on Federalism and Its Future, University of Texas School of Law, Austin, February 12, 2011.
  • A Structural Revision of the Conflicts Restatement (AALS Section on the Conflict of Laws, Washington, DC, January 4, 1998).
  • The Slavery Cases (AALS Section on the Conflict of Laws; Washington, DC, Jan. 4, 1997).
  • The Federal-State Conflict of Laws (AALS Section on the Conflict of Laws; San Antonio, TX, Jan. 4, 1992).
  • Federal Courts: Forum for Public Interest Litigation (4th Annual O'Neill Symposium on American Politics; Boston College, Boston, MA, Oct. 21, 1988).
  • The Limitations Debates and the Impact of Wortman (AALS Workshop on the Conflict of Laws; Washington, DC, July 7-9, 1988).
  • Law as Design: Does Neatness Count? (37th Annual International Design Conference; Aspen, CO, July, 1987).
  • The Relation Between Jurisdiction and Choice of Law (AALS Section on Conflict of Laws; Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 1987).
  • Legal Theory and the Federal Common Law (Symposium on Constitutional Commentaries; University of Texas School of Law, Austin, TX, Mar. 7, 1986).
  • Insights and Ironies (Bhopal Symposium; University of Texas School of Law, Austin, TX, Feb.6, 1985).

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