E. Gary Spitko

Books

Antigay Bias in Role-Model Occupations. University of Pennsylvania Press (2017) | Link to Library Catalog

Wills, Trusts, and Estates: Exam Pro with Cain. Thomson/West (2006) | Link to Library Catalog

California and Uniform Trust and Estate Statutes: Selected Provisions with Waggoner. 2004-2005 ed. through 2007-2008 ed. Thomson/West (2004-2007) | Link to Library Catalog

Chapters

A Critique of the American Arbitration Association’s Efforts to Facilitate Arbitration of Internal Trust Disputes in Arbitration of Trust Disputes: Issues in National and International Law. S.I. Strong, editor. Oxford University Press (2016) | Link to Library Catalog

California Dreamin’: The Rise of the Iskanian Exception and the Fall of the State Effective-Vindication Exception to Federal Arbitration Act Preemption of State Employment Arbitration Doctrine in Arbitration 2015: Privacy, Transparency, Legitimacy: National Academy of Arbitrators (NAA) Annual Proceedings 2015. Katherine J. Thompson, editor. Bloomberg BNA (2016) | Link to Library Catalog

Articles

Integrated Nonmarital Property Rights, 75 SMU Law Review ___ (forthcoming 2022)

How Should Non-Probate Transfers Matter in Intestacy?, with Fellows, 53 U.C. Davis Law Review 2207-2268 (2020) (Symposium on Empirical Analysis of Wealth Transfer Law) | Link to Digital Commons

Reputation Systems Bias in the Platform Workplace, 2019 BYU Law Review 1271-1331 (2020) | Link to Digital Commons

Intestate Inheritance Rights for Unmarried Committed Partners: Lessons for U.S. Law Reform from the Scottish Experience, 103 Iowa Law Review 2175-2203 (2018) (Symposium on Wealth Transfer Law in Comparative and International Perspective) | Link to Digital Commons

A Structural-Purposive Interpretation of “Employment” in the Platform Economy, 70 Florida Law Review 409-446 (2018) | Link to Digital Commons

"Undemocratic" Trusts and the Numerus Clausus Principle , 43 ACTEC Law Journal 325-331 (2018) (solicited review essay) | Link to Digital Commons

The Will as an Implied Unilateral Arbitration Contract, 68 Florida Law Review 49-99 (2016) | Link to Digital Commons

A Reform Agenda Premised Upon the Reciprocal Relationship Between Anti-LGBT Bias in Role Model Occupations and the Bullying of LGBT Youth, 48 Connecticut Law Review 71-117 (2015) | Link to Digital Commons

Federal Arbitration Act Preemption of State Public-Policy-Based Employment Arbitration Doctrine: An Autopsy and an Argument for Federal Agency Oversight, 20 Harvard Negotiation Law Review 1-60 (2015) | Link to Digital Commons

Don't Ask, Don't Tell: Employment Discrimination As a Means for Social Cleansing, 16 Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal 179-209 (2012) (Symposium on the Workplace Law Agenda of the Obama Administration) | Link to Digital Commons

An Empirical Assessment of the Potential for Will Substitutes to Improve State Intestacy Statutes, with Fellows and Strohm, 85 Indiana Law Journal 409-448 (2010) | Link to Digital Commons

Exempting High-Level Employees and Small Employers from Legislation Invalidating Predispute Employment Arbitration Agreements, 43 U.C. Davis Law Review 591-653 (2009) | Link to Digital Commons

Open Adoption, Inheritance, and the "Uncleing" Principle, 48 Santa Clara Law Review 765-804 (2008) (Symposium on the Transforming Structure of American Households) | Link to Digital Commons

The Constitutional Function of Biological Paternity: Evidence of the Biological Mother's Consent to the Biological Father's Co-Parenting of Her Child, 48 Arizona Law Review 97-147 (2006) | Link to Digital Commons

Navigating Dangerous Constitutional Straits: A Prolegomenon on the Federal Marriage Amendment and the Disenfranchisement of Sexual Minorities, with Krotoszynski, 76 University of Colorado Law Review 599-652 (2005) | Link to Digital Commons

From Queer to Paternity: How Primary Gay Fathers Are Changing Fatherhood and Gay Identity, 24 Saint Louis University Public Law Review 195-220 (2005) (Symposium on the Legal Issues of Sexual Orientation) | Link to Digital Commons

Arbitration and the Batson Principle, with Cole, 38 Georgia Law Review 1145-1240 (2004) | Link to Digital Commons

An Accrual/Multi-Factor Approach to Intestate Inheritance Rights for Unmarried Committed Partners, 81 Oregon Law Review 255-349 (2002) | Link to Digital Commons

Reclaiming the "Creatures of the State": Contracting for Child Custody Decisionmaking in the Best Interests of the Family, 57 Washington and Lee Law Review 1139-1212 (2000) | Link to Digital Commons

Judge Not: In Defense of Minority-Culture Arbitration, 77 Washington University Law Quarterly 1065-1085 (1999) | Link to Digital Commons

The Expressive Function of Succession Law and the Merits of Non-Marital Inclusion, 41 Arizona Law Review 1063-1107 (1999) | Link to Digital Commons

Gone But Not Conforming: Protecting the Abhorrent Testator from Majoritarian Cultural Norms Through Minority-Culture Arbitration, 49 Case Western Reserve Law Review 275-314 (1999) | Link to Digital Commons

He Said, He Said: Same-Sex Sexual Harassment Under Title VII and the "Reasonable Heterosexist" Standard, 18 Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law 56-97 (1997) | Link to Digital Commons

A Biologic Argument for Gay Essentialism-Determinism: Implications for Equal Protection and Substantive Due Process, 18 University of Hawai'i Law Review 571-622 (1996) | Link to Digital Commons

A Critique of Justice Antonin Scalia's Approach to Fundamental Rights Adjudication, 1990 Duke Law Journal 1337-1360 (1990) | Link to Digital Commons